Livermore

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

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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

Jessicathinks posted this picture to Instagram of a plane crash and fire in Livermore. (Courtesy: Instagram user Jessicathinks)

Pilot Killed In Livermore Plane Crash Identified As Pleasanton Man

A pilot killed in a plane crash Monday night north of Livermore in unincorporated Alameda County has been identified as 75-year-old Michael Seal, of Pleasanton, according to the Alameda County coroner’s bureau.

06/02/2015

Jessicathinks posted this picture to Instagram of a plane crash and fire in Livermore. (Courtesy: Instagram user Jessicathinks)

Small Plane Crashes, Catches Fire In Livermore Field, 1 Dead

One person was killed when a small plane crashed in a field in Livermore on Monday night, sparking a grass fire.

06/01/2015

Brian Jones (Livermore Police Dept.)

Livermore DUI Suspect Charged With Murder In Deaths Of Mother, Baby At Family Gathering

An alleged drunk driver was charged with two counts of murder Thursday for the deaths of a mother and her baby in a crash in Livermore earlier this month.

05/21/2015

A grass fire along I-580 in Altamont. (CBS)

Grass Fire Along I-589 Near Altamont Pass Causes Traffic Delays In Both Directions

Fire crews have contained a roughly 75-acre grass fire in the center divide of Interstate Highway 580 in Alameda County Sunday afternoon, a Cal Fire official said.

05/17/2015

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