Kaiser Permanente has awarded a $1 million, three-year grant to Monument Corridor elementary schools in Concord in an effort to help fight obesity.
Funded by the U.S. Labor Department, the program aims at training low-income youth on several different aspects of media.
Two Bay Area charities were named as winners of the Chase Community Giving campaign.
Cal State East Bay has received more than $500,000 in grant money for a new center on campus.
Google Inc. has awarded $100 million worth of equity to Eric Schmidt, who is stepping aside as CEO but will stay with the company as executive chairman.
Kaiser Permanente announced Monday that it was contributing $10.5 million to support youth and violence prevention programs throughout Oakland.
At a time when many police departments are laying off officers, San Jose may be able to keep more than a dozen cops on the force after the city qualified for a federal grant that preserves law enforcement jobs.
California Ave. could be in for some major changes, but as KCBS’ Mike Colgan reports, some see a downside to the proposed plan.
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. (AP) _ A rally in support of the former transit police officer convicted of killing an unarmed man took place in Walnut Creek, and the gathering drew just as many opponents.
Deliberations only lasted a few hours in the trial of the former BART police officer accused of murder Wednesday. The jury had to start deliberations from scratch Wednesday morning after a new juror was seated […]