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  Oakland
Oakland, Burnett County, Wisconsin Oakland is a town in 2000 census, the town had a total population of 778.
Oakland, Douglas County, Wisconsin Oakland is a town located in 2000 census, the town had a total population of 1,144.
Oakland, Maryland Oakland is a census was 1,930.
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 Oakland, California: Just the facts...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Oakland is home of the Port of Oakland (additional info and facts about Port of Oakland), one of three major shipping ports on the American (A native or inhabitant of the United States) West coast.
Oakland is the county seat (The town or city that is the seat of government for a county) of Alameda County (additional info and facts about Alameda County).
Oakland is also the home of the headquarters ((plural) a military unit consisting of a commander and the headquarters staff) of the University of California (additional info and facts about University of California) system.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/o/oa/oakland,_california.htm   (2839 words)

  
 Oakland
Oakland is a city of contrasts ranging from affluent people living in the hills to those living in the poverty in other areas.
Oakland is ranked as the sixth largest city in California with the fourth largest container port in the United States.
Oakland is the most ethnically diverse city in the nation, with at least 81 languages and dialects spoken.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/facility/oakland.htm   (1813 words)

  
 Oakland - Wikitravel
Oakland is a city in the Bay Area of California in the United States of America.
Oakland is above all a sprawling city of contrasts -- from the hard-pressed, working-class neighborhoods of West Oakland, to the affluent hillside retreats the Oakland Hills.
Oakland is served by the regional rail system Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) (http://www.bart.gov/) and the nationwide, long-distance rail service Amtrak (http://www.amtrak.com/), with the Bay Area's largest Amtrak station located in the neighboring city of Emeryville.
www.wikitravel.org /article/Oakland   (4031 words)

  
 Oakland on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Oakland is the headquarters and hub of the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART; opened 1972), a three-county rapid transit system that connects to San Francisco and other area communities.
Of interest are the Oakland Museum, Chabot Space and Science Center, the Morcom Rose Garden, and Jack London Square.
City of Oakland, Bank of America, Freddie Mac and Local Non-profit Groups Launch Unprecedented $1 Billion - 5 Year Housing Commitment.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/O/Oakland.asp   (732 words)

  
 Oakland,Oregon welcomes You! - History Page
Exhausted by the arduous trip the family built a cabin and endured the winter, moving on north in the spring.
In 1929 Oakland sponsored the first Northwestern Turkey Show - which came to be known as the largest in the world.
Oakland, Oregon is located 3 hours South of Portland; 1 hour South of Eugene, and 5 hours North of Redding, California.
www.makewebs.com /oakland/history.htm   (194 words)

  
 General Information - Oakland, Nebraska   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
By 1879, it was certain the railroad would be built through Oakland, and public spirited people subscribed to a fund for purchase of the present townsite.
Oakland established one of the first golf courses in northeast Nebraska in 1924.
Situated in western Burt County, Oakland is located in the Logan Creek Valley, which is 14 miles west of the Missouri River.
www.ci.oakland.ne.us /gen-info.htm   (591 words)

  
 Oakland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A song called "Oakland" by the rapper Too $hort, taken from his 1989 album Life Is...Too Short.
Phillip Oakland (born 1966), Seafront Manager for Eastbourne.
This is a disambiguation page—a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Oakland   (149 words)

  
 Welcome to Oakland, Maine
The Town of Oakland, population 5,959, is located in northern Kennebec County, four miles west of Waterville and approximately eighteen miles north of Augusta, the State capital.
The roughly 26 square miles that comprise Oakland were first settled by colonists of English descent who came from Massachusetts and New Hampshire in the latter half of the 1700s.
Oakland once was known as the ax and scythe capital of New England.
www.oaklandmaine.com   (503 words)

  
 Homes for Sale In Oakland, Homes for Sale In Hayward
The city of Oakland is the largest city in Alameda county, boasting over 400,000 residents.
Fruitvale Oakland is currently building a "transit village" around the Fruitvale BART station which will include more housing, new offices, a larger parking lot, and senior and child care centers.
Oakland Airport which has plans to add additional terminals, gates, and an expanded garage to double the amount of parking.
scottgharrison.homestead.com /CityOakland.html   (560 words)

  
 Welcome to Oakland, Oregon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Oakland has one of Oregon's best groups of brick storefronts from the 1890s, and many of the buildings are labeled with their vintage and former use.
An Oakland history and walking tour pamphlet is available from the Oakland Chamber of Commerce at 117 3rd Street.
Oakland is in the Umpqua Valley, which is famous for its wineries.
www.el.com /to/oakland   (448 words)

  
 Oakland News
OAKLAND, Calif. -- A husband and wife were arrested Wednesday at Oakland Airport after returning from their New Year's celebration in Las Vegas.
OAKLAND -- A woman has died from injuries suffered when she was hit by a car early New Year's Day.
OAKLAND -- The Oakland A's ambitious plan to redevelop a swath of industrial Oakland into a residential ballpark village appears to remain just that: a plan.
www.topix.net /oakland   (889 words)

  
 Fayette County Chamber of Commerce - Town of Oakland
But beneath its bustling exterior, Oakland has a proud heritage dating to 1830, when the town was first settled by pioneers who came from Virginia and the Carolinas.
A Presbyterian Church, one of the earliest in the county, was organized near Oakland in 1834, and Oakland is home to the oldest financial institution in Fayette County, the Oakland Deposit Bank, managed for four generations by members of the Henry family.
The golf course, one of Oakland’s newest attractions, and its surrounding residential development has been built in an area located off Highway 194 north of Highway 64 at Oakland.
www.fayettecountychamber.com /oakland.cfm   (260 words)

  
 Oakland, MN - Minnesota Florists, buy flowers from your local full service retail flower shops and florist serving ...
If Oakland, Minnesota Florists are not available, florists in a nearby community who serve Oakland, Minnesota may be provided.
It is vitally important that you provide Oakland, Minnesota Florists with accurate, detailed information regarding the name and address of the person to whom you are sending flowers.
When placing an order for Delivery in Oakland, Minnesota, it is usually wise to keep the order simple, the less specific you are in your request, the less room for error.
www.flowershopnetwork.com /directory/MinnesotaFlorists/Oakland.php   (874 words)

  
 Oakland, MI News
OF THE OAKLAND PRESS Federal officials who took payroll and other documents from the offices of prominent trial lawyer Geoffrey Fieger were seeking evidence of campaign finance violations from the 2004...
Of The Oakland Press A Royal Oak man admitted it was a dumb mistake to phone in a bomb threat to a local courthouse, and he learned Monday that it will be an expensive one.
Of The Oakland Press As a pudgy child, Marcia Cushman turned to comfort food when she was stressed or when her feelings were hurt.
www.topix.net /city/oakland-mi   (879 words)

  
 Oakland Real Estate Agents, Oakland Homes For Sale, REALTORS and Oakland
Oakland is geographically so large that the residential neighborhoods are divided into six different sub categories ranging from Downtown Oakland to West Oakland.
Oakland is a rapidly changing city primarily due to its size and the diversity of its neighborhoods.
Oakland is one of the largest and most populated cities in the Bay Area and is also one of the most ethnically and economically diverse populations in Northern California.
www.homegain.com /local_real_estate/CA/oakland.html   (667 words)

  
 History of Historic Oakland
Gaither raised and trained a squadron of cavalry at Oakland and held the rank of major in the Maryland militia.
From Edgar Allan Poe to historic prose, the bookshelves of Oakland are being filled with volumes about Howard County, fiction of the 1800's, creative pastimes, and videotapes about the renovation of Oakland.
he lower level of Oakland, reached through the interior rear staircase or two side doors, houses the original kitchen, a bright sunny room with a large non-working fireplace that was considered very modern when Oakland was built.
www.historic-oakland.com /html/history.html   (1628 words)

  
 Rotary Club of Oakland home - Community Service, Volunteerism, local and international, Rotary International   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Oakland Rotary is 300 business and professional men and women giving back to the Oakland Community and beyond.
As the third oldest Rotary Club in the World, Oakland #3 is a unique club offering great tradition and a lot of fun.
Oakland #3 is the third oldest Rotary Club in the World, founded in 1908 just three years after Rotary’s start in Chicago (#1) and its extension to San Francisco (#2).
www.oakland-rotary.org   (225 words)

  
 Oakland on 43 Places   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Oakland has a real city vibe, with streets lined with retail shops and places to grab great, cheap food.
Oakland is one of the cities near and dear to my heart.
Oakland Raiders are the shit, I have to go to one of their games.
www.43places.com /places/view/106727   (426 words)

  
 McAfee Coliseum
Completed in 1966 with only the Oakland Raiders as tenants, the $25.5 million complex lured the Athletics from Kansas City in 1968 and the Warriors from San Francisco in 1971.
In the late-1980s the Coliseum became home to another group of Oakland stars: Rookie of the Year winners Jose Canseco, Mark McGwire, and Walt Weiss helped produce three consecutive American League titles beginning in 1988 and a World Series title won in the "Bay Bridge" series sweep against the San Francisco Giants in 1989.
Oakland Athletics tickets, Oakland Raiders tickets and concert tickets provided by Ticket Triangle.
www.ballparks.com /baseball/american/oaklan.htm   (1064 words)

  
 Oakland -Home
Oakland Information Town Hall 15 S. 3rd Street Oakland, MD 21550
In 1988 when Mayor Swartzentruber indicated that he was not running again for office, I thought that may be an opportunity to fulfill my goal.
Most recently, my dream of restoring the 1884 train station became a reality when it was purchased by the Town of Oakland.
www.oaklandmd.com   (705 words)

  
 Oakland Raiders - sacbee.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
OAKLAND - Raiders right tackle Robert Gallery, the second overall pick of the 2004 draft, broke his right fibula on the third play of the game Saturday when New York Giants middle linebacker Nick Greisen rolled up his leg.
OAKLAND - The brightest spot of the Raiders' season usually downplayed his work, and Saturday night was no different.
The guys in fl over there in Oakland are barely registering a blip on the emotion-o-meter these days.
www.sacbee.com /content/sports/football/raiders   (2235 words)

  
 Oakland University
Valparaiso, Ind. (Jan. 2, 2006) — Oakland’s luck at Valparaiso did not get any better tonight, as the Crusaders placed five players in double figures and led almost the entire way on their way to a 95-64 win in the Mid-Con opener for Oakland.
Columbia, Mo. (Dec. 30, 2005) — Oakland men’s basketball team battled Missouri to a draw for 35 minutes tonight, but a late run by the Tigers proved to be the difference as they pulled away for a 74-58 win.
Rick Billings (Detroit, Mich.) led three Oakland players in double figures with 13 points, but it was not enough as the Rockets intercepted a last ditch pass by the Golden Grizzlies to preserve the win.
www.ougrizzlies.com /sport_default.asp?sportid=2   (374 words)

  
 Oakland Athletics Clubhouse
The Oakland Athletics announced Wednesday that they will no longer sell tickets in the third deck of the Coliseum, giving the stadium the lowest capacity in the major leagues.
The 20-year-old Barton, who was acquired from St. Louis along with RHP Dan Haren and RHP Kiko Calero in the Mark Mulder deal, tore up Class A pitching in his first assignment with Stockton, batting an impressive.319.
Maybe the best young prospect in the Oakland farm system, his next step will be the Arizona Fall League, where he'll continue to gain more experience against baseball's best prospects.
sports.espn.go.com /mlb/clubhouse?team=oak   (513 words)

  
 Welcome to RCOC Online
Oakland County, Michigan, is one of the fastest growing counties in the United States.
As a result, many roads in Oakland County are congested.
Today, Oakland County roads have the lowest fatality rate in the world for a community its size, with.6 fatalities per 100 million vehicle miles of travel.
www.rcocweb.org   (189 words)

  
 Oakland County, Michigan GenWeb   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Oakland County Yearbooks - This is a fun site with indexes of Oakland County high school yearbooks.
Oakland County Genealogical Society - OCGS publishes a wide range of books on County genealogy including cemetery inscriptions, early censuses, first land owners, etc. Information on how to order them is at this site.
Karen Krugman will look up Obituaries for Oakland County - your ancestor must have died in Oakland County and you MUST have a complete date of death and have an address included for mailing.
users.ameritech.net /mwheeler1/MIOakland.html   (773 words)

  
 Welcome to Oakland, Nebraska!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Located in Burt County in northeast Nebraska, Oakland is named after
Oakland has a population of 1,279 and is still growing.
Basic economic activities in the Oakland area include farming, cattle and hog production, feed processing, wholesale and retail sales, construction and medical services.
www.ci.oakland.ne.us   (222 words)

  
 Oakland Ticket Brokers - Oakland Tickets, Venue Information, Event Schedules
Whether you live in Oakland or are visiting California as a tourist, contact Coast to Coast Tickets any time to find tickets, schedules, and information for all entertainment events.
If you would like to attend a concert in Oakland to experience the live music scene, Coast to Coast Tickets is your source.
Coast to Coast Tickets is your ticket broker for all theatre events in the Oakland area.
www.coasttocoasttickets.com /cities/oakland_ca.shtml   (387 words)

  
 Detroit Free Press: Oakland County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
So Pemberton, 41, of Waterford said she was shocked when she heard that Pontiac officials had rejected a $1-million state grant to provide housing for the homeless.
Thomas Hearns, a seven-time world boxing champion, is expected to go before an Oakland County district judge Friday to respond to charges he assaulted his 13-year-old son Sunday.
Oakland County Prosecutor David Gorcyca said Tuesday that he will not seek a fourth term in 2008, making room for his chief deputy, longtime Assistant Prosecutor Deborah Carley, to begin campaigning to succeed him.
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