Danville House Fire Caused By Arson, Investigators SayA two-alarm house fire in Danville Saturday night has been determined to be a result of arson, according to investigators.
Former Danville Teacher Gets 5 Years In Prison For Child Porn PossessionA former Danville middle school math teacher was sentenced to more than 5 years in prison today for possession of 50,000 photos and videos of child pornography, federal prosecutors said.
2 Danville Residents Held On $4M Bail In Alleged Sex Trafficking Ring CaseTwo Danville residents who authorities allege led a large-scale sex trafficking ring are each being held on $4 million bail, a Contra Costa County deputy district attorney said Wednesday.
8 Bay Area Locations Likely To Hit 100 This WeekendClouds and fog cleared out early Friday, giving way to a big warming trend that will leave things downright hot inland this weekend.
30-Acre Brush Fire Burning Near Danville Elementary SchoolFirefighters are working to put out a grass fire burning in Danville Tuesday afternoon, Cal Fire officials said.
Elderly Couple Found Dead In Danville Home In Murder-SuicidePolice were investigating the shooting deaths of a husband and wife in Danville Monday morning as a murder-suicide, police said.
Drought, Hot Weather Causing Rodent Infestations In East Bay HomesBusiness is booming for pest eradication companies as the drought and the hot weather hitting the Bay Area has forced rats to come out of the woodwork in search of water.
Vandals Cover Danville War Memorial With Graffiti, $6,500 Reward OfferedDanville officials on Wednesday offered a $6,500 reward for information on vandals who covered a city war memorial with graffiti over the weekend.
Fire Official: Let Lawns Die But Water Trees During DroughtWarning letters have gone out to residents in Contra Costa County with a vegetation abatement deadline of May 31st as the fire season approaches, but firefighters say it’s the drought that will make their job even tougher this year.
Danville Music Teacher To Stand Trial In Alleged Molestation Of Teen Girls In Daly CityA 29-year-old Danville music teacher was ordered to stand trial Thursday for allegedly molesting three teenage girls last year, prosecutors said Friday.
Bay Area Teen Named After Mt. Everest Launches Effort To Help Nepal Quake VictimsAid organizations are scrambling to help in the aftermath of last week’s earthquake in Nepal, but one Bay Area teenager named Everest has an idea to keep the help coming even long after the dust settles.
Tri-Valley Pair Accused Of Robbing, Kidnapping Online Ad Responder; More Victims BelievedA couple from the Tri-Valley area have been arrested for allegedly robbing and kidnapping a man in Cupertino who responded to an online advertisement, and investigators believe there may be other victims.