The Oakland Tribune Tower — A 1923 Structure With a Twenty-First Century View

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I worked at the Oakland Tribune for years, but, working stiff that I was, I was never invited to the lofty heights of the … [Read more...]

Oakland Tribune: The Trib Is Dead, Long Live the Tribbers

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Another newspaper has bit the dust. The last edition of the 150-year-old Oakland Tribune with its familiar gothic nameplate … [Read more...]

My First Royalty Check Has Arrived — How Cool Is That?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Hey! Hey! My very first royalty check has arrived. It's definitely not big bucks (you guys are going to have to go online or … [Read more...]

The Writing Room: Writing Tips — Free for Nothing!

I just discovered a site called Nieman Storyboard: Breaking down story in every medium. A project of the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at … [Read more...]