Alameda University Employee Dies From Meningitis, No Link To SCU CasesAn employee at Argosy University in Alameda died from bacterial meningitis recently, a spokeswoman for the Alameda County Public Health Department said Thursday.
World Market Retailer Leaves Oakland, Blames UberCost Plus World Market announced that it is moving its headquarters from Oakland to Alameda, blaming the Oakland newcomer Uber for driving them out.
Alameda Man Sentenced For Shooting Wife In Alleged Mercy KillingA 73-year-old Alameda man was sentenced Thursday to three years in state prison for fatally shooting his wife in October 2014 in what he said was an act of mercy because she was in constant pain.
Officials Rush To Fix Leaky Aircraft Carrier In Alameda Before El Niño Rains ArriveThe Chronicle reported Friday that the U.S.S. Hornet's 100,000-square-foot teak flight deck has sprung leaks which need to be fixed before expected El Nino-generated storms hit the region.
Good Samaritan Tries To Save Driver Whose SUV Plunged Into Oakland EstuaryA Good Samaritan tried desperately to save a man's life after a speeding SUV plunged into the Oakland estuary.
Alameda Rescue Diver Pulls Drowning Victim From Vehicle Submerged In Oakland EstuaryAn Alameda fire rescue swimmer pulled a drowning man out of a submerged vehicle in the Oakland Estuary Saturday morning but the victim did not survive.
Broken Window At Former Alameda Islamic Center Investigated As Vandalism, Not Hate CrimeAlameda police said Monday that at this time they’re investigating a broken window at a building that formerly housed the Islamic Center of Alameda as an act of vandalism, not a hate crime.
Police Say Alameda Woman Killed Boyfriend In His Sleep, Waited For Cops After Calling 9-1-1Investigators say a woman shot and killed her boyfriend as he slept inside a Northern California apartment and then called police and waited at the scene for officers to arrest her.
All Lanes Of I-680 Reopen After Big-Rig Crash, Lumber SpillSouthbound Interstate Highway 680 has reopened Thursday afternoon after a big-rig crashed and spilled lumber that blocked lanes of the highway for several hours.
Alameda Landlord Uses Moratorium Loophole, Evicts Whole Apartment ComplexEarlier this month, Alameda approved a temporary stop to rent hikes and evictions. But three days after lawmakers passed the bill, a new landlord used a loophole to evict all 31 families in an apartment complex.
Alameda Mom, Son Charged In Teen's Party-Related DeathA California woman and her son are facing criminal charges in connection with the death of a teenager who mixed prescription drugs and alcohol during a party at their Alameda house.
Man Found Dead At Alameda Beach Died By SuicideA man found dead in the water near an Alameda beach Sunday morning died by suicide, an East Bay Regional Park District spokeswoman said Monday.