State Licensing Board Didn’t Know Contractor In Berkeley Balcony Collapse Paid Millions In Settlements
The construction company that built the Berkeley apartment complex where a balcony collapse killed six people nearly two weeks ago has paid out millions to settle numerous lawsuits alleging shoddy work.
An elderly woman’s body was found in the water off an Alameda beach Tuesday afternoon, according to East Bay Regional Park District officials.
Police are looking for suspects in several package thefts that occurred in Fremont in April and May.
In the middle of a fourth year of drought in California, construction is underway for a massive, $36 million water park in the East Bay of San Francisco.
12 internationally-renowned experts have been assembled at a cost of $500,000 to help design a plan for further rod testing on the Bay Bridge.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, Counterpart In Cleveland Don’t Make Wager, Instead Holding Food Bank Challenge
Fans can donate to each of their local food banks and whichever team’s fans donate the most will be declared the winner at the end of the NBA Finals.
Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza was transformed with a climbing wall, a volleyball court, tug-of-war, and other games for city workers to play with as part of Adult Recess Day.
Oakland has been a partner city with the federal government in the Violence Reduction Network. The partnership includes FBI assistance in homicide cases, but the feds need more space to work and are paying for a new facility.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf doesn’t want to jinx anything, but she says if the Warriors win the NBA Finals, the victory parade will be in Oakland.
50 Million Gallons Of Water Lost In Attack On Inflatable Dam, Worsening Drought Emergency For Alameda County
An attack early Thursday destroyed water supplies that could have sustained 500 families, and police are searching for suspects in the crime.