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Chyemil Pierce memorial

Tears Turn To Music, Dance At Event Celebrating Life Of Oakland Mom Who Died Trying To Protect Her Children From Gunfire

The event was organized to celebrate Chyemil Pierce’s life, and the lives of too many others lost to violence.

03/14/2015

The Richmond City Council voted on Tuesday to raise the city's minimum wage to $13 an hour by 2018.

Residents Gather To Support Richmond City Councilmember Bullied Over Race, Sexual Orientation

Residents gathered in support of a Richmond city councilmember who has been bullied and taunted at meetings for her race and sexual orientation.

09/16/2014

Sausalito Vice Mayor Mike Kelly (2nd from right) is seen on video slapping the hand of Councilmember Carolyn Ford. (City of Sausalito)

DA Still Reviewing Sausalito City Council Slap Case

The Marin County District Attorney’s Office is still deciding whether Sausalito City Councilman and Vice-Mayor Michael Kelly will be charged with assaulting Councilwoman Carolyn Ford at a Council meeting.

09/29/2011

Sausalito Vice Mayor Mike Kelly (2nd from right) is seen on video slapping the hand of Councilmember Carolyn Ford. (City of Sausalito)

Sausalito City Council Hand Slap Prompts Assault Charges

A Sausalito councilwoman has accused a male colleague of assault after the man slapped her hand during a contentious council meeting, an incident caught on video.

09/27/2011

Aaron Bassler (Mendocino County Sheriff)

Mendocino Shooting Suspect May Be Connected To Jenner Beach Murders

Authorities continue to search for the man suspected of gunning down two prominent Mendocino County men late last month. Now, that suspect, Aaron Bassler, is being looked at in connection to a disturbing double murder on a Jenner Beach seven years ago.

09/07/2011