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Will Ferrell as "Ron Burgundy"  (credit: Evan Agostini/Getty Images)

Will Ferrell Rejects Prom Invite From Danville Teacher, Students

Teacher Chad Cochran thought that the ‘Old School’ actor would make a good chaperone for the Senior Ball and created a video promising a school bus ride and chocolate fountain and supermarket boutonniere in exchange for Ferrell’s participation.

04/03/2014

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Teenage Driver Killed On Highway 24 Crash In Lafayette

A 17-year-old Danville boy was killed in a solo car crash on state Highway 24 in Lafayette Thrusday morning, a fire captain said.

03/06/2014

Will Ferrell (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Bay Area Teacher Needs Help Getting Will Ferrell To Prom

The twist? Ferrell isn’t being asked to go to prom, but to help chaperone it…

03/05/2014

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Police Sergeant’s Son Accidentally Shoots Himself At Danville Home

The son of two Oakland police officers was hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself in the arm at his Danville home.

03/01/2014

Family said 46-year-old Nancy Pinnella died from the H1N1 flu virus on January 25, 2014, four days after she became ill from the virus. (CBS)

East Bay Woman Dies Suddenly From H1N1 Flu Virus

The flu outbreak has claimed the life of a woman from the East Bay who once worked at KPIX 5. Nancy Pinnella became sick last week and died a few days later.

01/28/2014

Children play in a bounce house.

Bounce Houses Banned In Another East Bay Suburb

Bans on bounce houses in city parks are creeping across communities in the East Bay. The latest: Hercules.

01/20/2014

Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger, a retired airline captain famous for landing a commercial jet on the Hudson River, along with passengers and crew members from the flight, raise glasses of champagne on a New York Waterway ferry in the middle of the Hudson River to celebrate the five year anniversary of 'The Miracle on the Hudson' on January 15, 2014 in New York City. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Danville Pilot Sullenberger Marks 5 Years Since ‘Miracle On The Hudson’

“I’m filled with joy and gratitude about what was able to be accomplished by so many five years ago today and the fact that all 155 passengers and crew are here today because of it,” said Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III of Danville.

01/15/2014

(CBS)

Danville Man Arrested For Sharing Child Porn Online

A Danville man has been arrested and charged for allegedly sharing child pornography online.

12/20/2013

Trick or treaters walk during Boo at the Zoo at the Smithsonian's National Zoo October 25, 2013 in Washington, DC. Those who purchased tickets were able to walk through the zoo and trick or treat in celebration of the upcoming Halloween. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

East Bay Family Sues HOA, Says Kids Banned From Trick-Or-Treating

A couple who say their children have been barred by their homeowner’s association from playing or trick-or-treating in their own neighborhood filed a federal lawsuit against the HOA this week.

11/08/2013

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3.0 Earthquake Strikes East Bay Near Blackhawk

A 3.0-magnitude earthquake struck an area near Blackhawk in Contra Costa County Sunday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

10/21/2013

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