Stories about Oakland Fire

On the streets, after the Oakland fire

“All fire victims will have to leave the “temporary shelter” with or without any money or housing on April 6th,” reported Audrey Candy Corn, POOR Magazine reporter, single mama of...

Party Radar: She’s back!

PARTY RADAR OK, so I'm back after a few months, and I hope you'll still let me guide you through the wild, woozy K-hole of SF nightlife again. It's...

The Oakland fire spurs crackdown on arts spaces

The tragedy of the Ghost Ship fire is already leading to a crackdown on underground arts spaces, where thousands of Bay Area artists and performers live, work, and put...

Party Radar: Ghost Ship fire fundraisers all week

PARTY RADAR "Closure is a myth," local punk legend, DJ, and preacher-of-a-sort Jello Biafra told a crowd of thousands that the luminous memorial for the Ghost Ship fire victims...

In the Ghost Ship aftermath

The mood was tenderly festive last night at the long-awaited party for the reopening of RS94109, the Tenderloin record store and cafe. A slight cloud of shock and somberness...

Oakland party fire claims nine lives, dozens are missing

A fire broke out around 11:30pm Friday night at during a party at GhostShip in Oakland's Fruitvale district -- an artist-collective space that regularly hosts parties featuring underground electronic...