Albany

Downtown Hayward. (CBS)

No Joke: April 1st Brings Double Digit Sales Tax To Several East Bay Towns

Buy something in Hayward and you’re going to get whacked with a 10% sales tax. Take a few steps outside the city limits and the tax is a half cent cheaper.

03/31/2015

UCSF dentistry student Randhir Kaur, 37, was found dead in her Albany apartment. (Source: Bay City News)

New Details Revealed In Death Of Albany Dental Student Killed In Her Apartment

An Albany dental student was shot sometime after she attended afternoon prayers at a Sikh temple, police said Sunday as new details emerge in an ongoing investigation.

03/15/2015

UCSF dentistry student Randhir Kaur, 37, was found dead in her Albany apartment. (Source: Bay City News)

UCSF Dental Student Found Dead In Albany Apartment

An Albany woman found dead in an apparent homicide in her apartment on Monday has been identified as a University of California at San Francisco dental school student.

03/11/2015

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Killer Loose In Albany, East Bay Town’s First Murder In Decade

A 37-year-old woman was found dead in an apparent homicide at her apartment in Albany on Monday afternoon, police said.

03/11/2015

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Five Albany Middle School Students Rushed To Hospital After Ingesting Pills

Five students at Albany Middle School were hospitalized after apparently taking pills Wednesday morning.

02/25/2015

Oddlots (Google Maps)

Delicious Finds At Oddlots Wine Shop In Albany

A friend recently introduced me an unusual wine store in Albany where I picked up three great wines.

02/06/2015

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Bay Area Commute Dubbed ‘Most Predictable’ In The Nation

Bay Area traffic may be rough, but at least it’s expected.

02/03/2015

PG&E Map indicates where power outages were reported Tuesday. (PG&E)

Traffic Lights Go Dark As Power Outage Strikes More Than 38,000 Customers In East Bay

A PG&E spokesperson has confirmed a massive power outage Tuesday afternoon in the East Bay affecting 38,000 homes and businesses, mostly in Berkeley.

01/20/2015

The East Bay Municipal Utility District water treatment facility stands in Oakland, California. (Photo by Chip Chipman/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

East Bay Wastewater Districts, Cities Agree To Pay $1.5 Million Fine & Keep Sewage Out Of SF Bay

The East Bay Municipal Utility District, Stege Sanitary District and six cities have agreed to pay $1.5 million in fines to settle allegations they allowed raw or partially treated sewage to flow into the San Francisco Bay.

07/29/2014

Paul McCartney (credit: Janette Pellegrini/Getty Images)

Paul McCartney Helps Couple Get Engaged At Concert

The former Beatle brought a man and his girlfriend on stage for a proposal as he resumed performing following recovery from a virus…

07/07/2014

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