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Lease Shows That Ghost Ship Landlord Knew That Derick Almena Planned To Build Artists' Collective

A copy of the lease obtained by the East Bay Times, and emails from a former partner of Almena's, show that the landlord forbid significant alterations to the property without approval. [ more › ]

Inside the Ghost Ships of the Mothball Fleet | Beyond the

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East Bay Times Wins Pulitzer Prize For Ghost Ship Fire Coverage

They won for their "relentless coverage" of the tragedy and reporting "that exposed the city's failure to take actions that might have prevented it." [ more › ]

If L.A. Wants to Be a Real City, It Needs to Support Nightlife and Extend Drinking Hours

As more underground and DIY venues continue to get shut down or go dark after the Ghost Ship fire, a ray of hope has emerged from an unlikely source: a state bill that might allow venues to serve alcohol past 2 a.m.

Another lawsuit is filed for another victim of the Oakland fire

In the latest legal action against the owner and operators of Oakland’s Ghost Ship, lawyers for the family of one of the 36 people who perished in a fire at the warehouse in December invoked the two words that have become all too familiar...Show More Summary

West Oakland Building That Burned Monday Was A Halfway House With A Troubled History

And like the Ghost Ship space, it was "both a cherished source of [affordable] housing and an unusual trouble spot in Oakland well before the fire." [ more › ]

Real Ghost Ships with Crews That Mysteriously Vanished Into Thin Air

In our history of sea travel there have certainly been a plentitude of vanished ships. After all, the sea is a treacherous, often harrowing place full of mysteries. However, even more curious is those ships that have mysterious turned up wandering aimlessly about without a crew, usually...

Two-Year-Old Emails Prove That Ghost Ship Landlord Was Aware Of Electrical Issues

The potential for a criminal case relating to the deadly Oakland warehouse fire just got bigger. [ more › ]

Owners of warehouse where fire killed 36 knew of electric issues

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Emails show that the Ghost Ship manager Kai Ng and Derick Almena, who led an artist’s collective, had communicated about electrical issues.

Say Something Nice: GHOST SHIP

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Inspired By Japan, Oakland Artist Installs 'Wind Telephone' For Mourners Of Ghost Ship Victims

It's inspired by a similar phone booth in the Japanese countryside that's become a popular pilgrimage spot for those who lost loved ones in the 2011 tsunami. [ more › ]

Popular Downtown Gallery Think Tank Has Been Forced to Close

Less than two months after a horrific warehouse fire killed 36 people at the Ghost Ship artist colony in Oakland, city inspectors came knocking at the Think Tank Gallery in Los Angeles’s Fashion District. On Jan. 18, two officials with the Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety showed up...

District Attorney Investigating The Ghost Ship Fire Still Waiting On Final Report From The City

Three Months After The Fire, No Official Cause Of The Fire Or Report On The Fire Has Been Released.

Day Around The Bay: Following Ghost Ship Fire, Oakland Entered $90K PR Firm Contract

Apple engineer turns van into laundromat on wheel for homeless people, Bluegogo could be no go, and more. [ more › ]

Father of Ghost Ship victim urges lawmakers to review building codes

Father of Ghost Ship victim urges lawmakers to review building codes SACRAMENTO — The father of a man killed in the Ghost Ship fire told state lawmakers Wednesday that stringent building and fire codes drive unpermitted underground living...Show More Summary

State lawmakers grapple with fatal Ghost Ship fire

California state lawmakers said Wednesday they are grappling with a growing public safety problem in which cities where financially struggling artists are illegally converting warehouses into housing and entertainment venues … Click to Continue »

The Latest: California lawmakers discuss Ghost Ship fire

The Latest on a California Senate hearing about the Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 (all times local): 2 p.m. State lawmakers are grappling with a growing public safety problem … Click to Continue »

Oakland Fire Chief Teresa Deloach Reed to retire

Oakland’s embattled fire chief told city leaders Tuesday she will retire May 5, six months after the deadly Ghost Ship warehouse inferno raised questions about management and inspection procedures in the Fire Department. Deloach Reed, 59, became the first African American woman to lead the fire department of a major U.S. city when she took the post in 2012.

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