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Oakland resident aims to “Keep Oakland Alive” with new online marketplace

About 10 years ago, Brett Rounsaville found himself stranded in the pouring rain at a defunct train station outside Arkadelphia, Arkansas — an unforeseen consequence of a months-long, cross-country quest to check off 50 items on his bucket list. After two days of watching Amtrak trains barrel pass the sodden terminal, he came to a […]