Deanna Santana, the South Bay’s most prolific public mercenary, is taking her talents to Santa Clara.
Levi’s Stadium was built for two home teams, but it will be up to the 49ers to court the Raiders into moving south.
The day after a county audit demanded George Shirakawa reimburse $12,772 in improper charges with his county-issued credit card, the president of the Board of Supervisors threw out a checklist of reasons why the media would make up “straight-up untrue” reports about his fraudulent expense reports, misuse of taxpayer money and missing campaign disclosure forms.
It’s OK to pity Oakland, a beleaguered and maligned city whose greatest achievements were earned on the field by its World Championship sports teams. But now those storied franchises are fleeing like refugees from a war-torn nation.