A box labeled “radioactive” that was found outside a Lafayette car repair shop Tuesday morning caused a brief scare and road closures but was eventually determined to be harmless, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman said.
At least one school in Lafayette has been locked down Thursday morning as police search for a bank robbery suspect, authorities said.
Communities throughout the Bay Area Monday honored those who have served in the military with Veterans Day parades, ceremonies and other tributes to their bravery.
All lanes of eastbound state Highway 24 in Lafayette have reopened after a crash blocked the roadway for roughly an hour Sunday morning.
Crews were responding to a high-pressure gas leak in Lafayette, and residents in the area have been advised to stay indoors, police said.
It’s been years since Narsai visited this jazzy BBQ spot in Lafayette, serving up ribs, brisket and great music…
A car carrier that caught fire was causing a major traffic backup in Lafayette Thursday morning.
A 51-year-old Pittsburg man has been identified as the victim in a fatal crash caused by an alleged drunk driver on state Highway 24 in Lafayette early Friday morning, according to a Contra Costa County coroner’s deputy.
A Brentwood woman driving the wrong way on westbound state Highway 24 in Lafayette early Friday morning collided head-on with another vehicle, killing the other driver, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Special education student-athletes from all over the Bay Area were running, jumping and throwing Tuesday as part of the 2013 Bay Area Games track-and-field competition.