Livermore

Camp Arroyo

Roberta Urges Support, Lends Her Hand To Camp Arroyo Fundraiser

It’s time for one of my favorite events of the whole year – a fundraiser for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families at Camp Arroyo in Livermore’s Del Valle Regional Wilderness.

08/28/2015

Firefighter

Grass Fire That Burned 2,700 Acres Near Livermore 100 Percent Contained

As of Sunday morning, firefighters say the blaze has been fully contained.

08/23/2015

Map of Tesla Fire burning near Livermore. (CBS)

Grass Fire That Burned 2,500 Acres Near Livermore 70 Percent Contained

A grass fire that has burned 2,500 acres in Alameda County east of Livermore was 70 percent contained as of Friday morning, according to Cal Fire.

08/21/2015

The Tesla Fire burns a hillside near Livermore on August 19, 2015. (CBS)

Crews Increase Containment Of 2,500-Acre Tesla Wildfire Near Livermore

Firefighters have 25 percent of a 2,500-acre fire east of Livermore contained Thursday morning, according to Cal Fire.

08/20/2015

A tanker drops fire retardant on a grass fire near Tesla and Corral Hollow roads in unincorporated Alameda County east of Livermore, August 19, 2015. (CBS)

2,500-Acre ‘Tesla’ Fire Burns Near Livermore, 5 Percent Contained

A fast-moving grass fire burning east of Livermore has quickly grown to 2,500 acres Wednesday evening, according to Cal Fire, and firefighters have it 5 percent contained.

08/19/2015

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Bay Area Temperature Records Broken As Extreme Heat Continues

From Monterey to Napa, forecasters recorded record temperatures across the Bay Area Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.

08/16/2015

James Schoenfeld

Man Who Kidnapped Chowchilla Schoolchildren In 1976 Released From State Prison

One of the three men who kidnapped a busload of Chowchilla schoolchildren in 1976 and buried them in a quarry in Livermore for ransom was paroled from the California Men’s Colony in San Luis Obispo at 5:15 a.m. Friday, state prison officials said.

08/07/2015

UNITED STATES - MAY 29:  Employees work in the control room of the National Ignition Facility (NIF) at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Livermore, California, U.S., on Friday, May 29, 2009. The NIF will use 192 lasers aimed at a small hydrogen-filled target for the study of fusion reactions.  (Photo by Tony Avelar/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Dozens Arrested During Nuclear Weapons Protest At Lawrence Livermore Laboratory

About 50 Bay Area activists were peacefully arrested as they gathered at a Livermore laboratory to protest nuclear weapons on the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.

08/07/2015

James Schoenfeld

Gov. Brown Allows Parole For Notorious 1976 Chowchilla Kidnapper

California’s governor is allowing parole for one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago.

07/30/2015

Aerial view of San Ramon brush fire on June 28, 2015 (CBS SF)

Tri-Valley Brush Fire Consumes 150 Acres; No Structures Threatened

Cal Fire is working with U.S. military firefighters to extinguish a brush fire on the Camp Parks Reserve Forces Training Area in Dublin near the Santa Rita Jail.

07/28/2015

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