Livermore

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

An overturned truck was involved in a multiple car accident on Highway 84 in Livermore.  (CBS SF)

Man Killed, 3 Injured In Big-Rig Crash On Highway 84 In Livermore

A man was killed and three other people were hospitalized after a big-rig crashed into three cars on state Highway 84 in Livermore early Wednesday morning, a police sergeant said.

07/15/2015

Livermore Police Car

Livermore Lab Worker Says She Was Tailed By Bogus Cop Car

Police are investigating a suspicious incident involving a vehicle that may have been made to look like a Livermore Police Department vehicle.

07/11/2015

Lightning over Livermore (CBS SF)

Muggy Weather, Lightning Strikes Before Bay Area Returns To Seasonal Temperatures

Lightning strikes were reported around the East Bay and Peninsula Thursday morning as subtropical moisture continues to pushes up and out the region.

07/02/2015

Computer Server

Livermore Fiber Optic Line Severed In 11th Attack On Bay Area Lines

A rash of attacks on fiber optic cables have happened in the Bay Area, causing disruptions with internet, phone and cable service.

06/30/2015

A grass fire burns in Livermore in the area of Tesla Road near Lake Del Valle, June 25, 2015. (CBS)

Firefighter Injured In Livermore Grass Fire

A grass fire east of Livermore has spread to 40 acres, burned a structure and injured a firefighter Thursday afternoon, according to Cal Fire.

06/25/2015

Off Roading (credit: FRANCISCO LEONG/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Places For Off-Roading In The Bay Area

There are many outstanding places to go off-roading near the Bay Area, including what may be the best spot in the world

06/13/2015

(CBS SF)

Altamont Pass Big Rig Fire Jams Traffic On 580 Through Livermore

A big rig caught fire in the Altamont Pass Tuesday morning causing heavy traffic delays through Livermore.

06/09/2015

A Golden Eagle.  (Source: Tony Wisgett; Wikimedia Commons)

Wind Farms Spacing Out Turbines To Better Accommodate Birds; Reduce Death Rates

The wind farm on Altamont Pass is one of the deadliest locations in the Bay Area for eagles, hawks and other birds to fly, but is slowly becoming a safer place because companies are restructuring.

06/08/2015

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