Bottle Rocket

East Bay Boy Scouts Attempt World Record With 400-Pound Bottle RocketA giant bottle rocket shot by a Boy Scouts troop in Walnut Creek may have earned them a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Indian Character Actor Kumar Pallana Dies In Oakland HomeKumar Pallana, an Indian character actor with bit parts in movies such as “The Terminal” and “The Royal Tennenbaums,” has died. He was 94.