Pedestrian Killed On Ramp From I-80 To I-580 In AlbanyThe connector ramp from eastbound Interstate Highway 80 to westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Albany is closed after a pedestrian was struck and killed.
Bay Area Measures To Tax Sodas Hold Healthy LeadPartial returns show three ballot measures to tax soda and other sugary drinks are leading in the San Francisco Bay Area.
After $42 Million Spent, Bay Area Voters Take Up Soda Tax MeasuresThe measures in San Francisco, Oakland and Albany would levy a penny-per-ounce tax on sugary drinks, including energy, sweetened tea and sports drinks.
Soda Tax Battle Bubbles Up In Bay AreaThe national fight over sugary soda is bubbling up in the Bay Area, where voters in November will consider a tax on the drinks.
New Bus Route Links East Bay Cities With Marin CountyRoute 580 will run every 30 minutes between San Rafael and Emeryville, Berkeley and Albany, with five westbound trips in the morning and five eastbound trips in the afternoon.
Albany Teen Allowed To Build Haunted House After Neighbors AppealAn Albany teen who wanted to build his own haunted house went to city officials to plead his case, after neighbors appealed to stop the project.
No Joke: April 1st Brings Double Digit Sales Tax To Several East Bay TownsBuy 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.
New Details Revealed In Death Of Albany Dental Student Killed In Her ApartmentAn 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.
UCSF Dental Student Found Dead In Albany ApartmentAn 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.
Killer Loose In Albany, East Bay Town's First Murder In DecadeA 37-year-old woman was found dead in an apparent homicide at her apartment in Albany on Monday afternoon, police said.
Five Albany Middle School Students Rushed To Hospital After Ingesting PillsFive students at Albany Middle School were hospitalized after apparently taking pills Wednesday morning.
Delicious Finds At Oddlots Wine Shop In AlbanyA friend recently introduced me an unusual wine store in Albany where I picked up three great wines.