The drought in California is even impacting Halloween. Local pumpkin patches are going dry, and that means the Great Pumpkin may not be so great this year.
The parents of a nine-year-old Fremont boy filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the local school district and one of its teachers claiming the teacher slapped the child during last April’s STAR exams.
A collision involving a big-rig and another vehicle closed two right-hand lanes on southbound Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland. The accident was first reported at 4:41 a.m. near the Interstate Highway 980 juncture, CHP officials said.
The crash happened as Victor Radu-Radulescu, 57, of Fremont, was riding near the intersection of Mission and Stevenson boulevards at about 8:50 a.m., according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office.
The morning commute into San Francisco has gone smoothly so far Tuesday following the overnight closure of a major off-ramp from the Bay Bridge into the city.
A man who posed as a Fremont animal services officer burglarized the home of an elderly couple on Wednesday.
As soon as next week, Bay Bridge commuters who use the Folsom Street off-ramp exit will have to use an alternate route due to a partial closure.
Social media may be behind the sudden popularity of a park in the East Bay. Visitors are scaling Mission Peak in Fremont by the hundreds, and nearly all of them snapping a selfie with the totem at the top.
Police are asking the public for assistance in identifying two suspects involved in an August home invasion robbery in Fremont.
Observances are being held Thursday morning at the sites where Americans were killed by 9/11 terrorist attacks 13 years ago. Around the Bay Area, public transit and law enforcement joined in with their own memorials.