East Bay

Bay Bridge Officially Re-Opens After Years Of Repairs

Wrong-Way Bay Bridge Bus Lanes Considered As Morning Traffic Solution

In a desperate measure, transit officials are considering wrong-way bus lanes to ease congestion on the Bay Bridge during the morning commute.

05/15/2015

Fifty-five-year-old Abid Gilani from Walnut Creek was one of the victim's in the Amtrak train crash in Philadelphia. (CBS SF)

Walnut Creek Man One Of Victims In Philadelphia Amtrak Train Crash

Fifty-five-year-old Abid Gilani was an executive with Wells Fargo in New York. He lived in Walnut Creek so he could be with his family on the weekends.

05/15/2015

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Bay Area Gets A Chance Of Rain By The End Of The Week

KCBS and KPIX Meteorologist Roberta Gonzales’ forecast includes a slight chance of rain in the Bay Area forecast towards the end of the week.

05/11/2015

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Bad Tasting, Smelly Tap Water Returns To East Bay MUD Customers This Weekend

The East Bay Municipal Utility District says beginning this weekend, a drought-related shift in its water operations will mean a change to the taste and smell of tap water for the 1.3 million people in the service area.

05/08/2015

Mother's Day cards at Papyrus, San Francisco (credit: Laurie Jo Miller Farr)

Best Mother’s Day Gifts In The Bay Area

If there’s a Bay Area mother in your life, a few suggestions from macarons to museums and show tickets to showy roses make this list of best gifts in the Bay Area for Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 10, 2015.

05/08/2015

Man riding bike along Richardson Bay in Tiburon. (Tanya Constantine/VStock LLC)

5 Breathtaking Bay Area Bike Rides

The Bay Area is brimming with beautiful bike rides made for bonding with friends over stunning views, accelerated heart rates and picnic lunches.

05/06/2015

Several aftershocks hit the East Bay following a 3.6 magnitude quake on Sunday. (UC Berkeley/Google)

8 Aftershocks Rattle Concord Fault Since 3.6-Magnitude Quake Sunday

Small aftershocks continue to rattle the East Bay after a 3.6-magnitude earthquake struck Concord Sunday.

05/05/2015

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Earthquake Swarm, Including Magnitude 3.6, Shakes East Bay Cities

A string of moderate earthquakes has rattled the East Bay Sunday, shaking buildings. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

05/03/2015

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Is That A Termite Colony Forming On The Wall, Or Just Flying Ants Buzzing The East Bay?

Ants are bad enough when crawling army-style across your kitchen countertops, but when they go airborne, it’s an all out aerial assault on your goals for an insect-free household. And when they’re mistaken for termites, it can be momentarily heart-stopping, as the two insects looking incredibly similar at first glance.

05/01/2015

New traffic signs (photo courtesy: 80smartcorridor.org/)

Testing Begins For $79M State-Of-The-Art Traffic Signs Planned For I-80 East Bay Corridor

Traffic planners are ready to test new state-of-the-art signs that have been installed over a 20-mile stretch of westbound I-80 in the East Bay. It’s part of an effort to ease the commute between Richmond and Emeryville at a price tag of $79 million.

05/01/2015

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