Oakland Supermarket Clerk Fired For Trying To Stop ShoplifterA community is rallying around an East Bay grocery store clerk who got fired for trying to stop a crime. People can’t understand why trying to do the right thing got him canned.
Wind-Whipped Fire Burns Homes In The Oakland HillsA wind-whipped four-alarm fire damaged seven structures in the Oakland Hills and forced at least 50 homes to be evacuated early Tuesday before firefighters could bring it under control.
Garage Fire Damages Oakland Hills HomeA family has been forced to leave home for the holidays after a fire broke out in their garage and damaged their Oakland hills house.
Robber Makes Off With $1,000 From Chase Bank In Oakland's Montclair NeighborhoodA man armed with a gun and wearing a security guard jacket robbed a bank in Oakland's Montclair neighborhood Saturday morning.
Firefighters Douse Early Morning House Fire In OaklandAt 12:35 a.m., fire crews responded to the fire at a home located at 527 Montclair Ave.
10-Year-Old Oakland Girl’s Book Tops Bestseller ListAbbey Richter has regaled readers with her heartwarming books about her pets. She’s a best-seller, she’s speaks fluent French, she rides horses and plays the guitar. Oh – and she’s only 10!
Jefferson Award Winner Nurtures Nature To Restore HabitatsIn the heart of the Montclair District in Oakland, a little slice of nature is being restored. It's a project that probably will never be finished, but thanks to this week's Jefferson Award winner, Beaconsfield Canyon is already coming back to life.
Luxury Homebuyers Set Their Sights On Oakland To Get More Bang For Their BuckA million dollars doesn’t buy much in the way of luxury anymore if you are home shopping in San Francisco, the South Bay or the Peninsula. That may explain the recent surge in luxury home sales in Oakland.
Armed Woman Barricaded At Montclair Home In Oakland Arrested After StandoffA woman armed with a gun was arrested late Monday morning after a 14-hour standoff at an unoccupied house in Oakland's Montclair district.
Husband Pleads Not Guilty To Murdering Wife At Their Oakland Montclair HomeA locksmith pleaded not guilty Monday to a charge that he murdered his wife at their home in Oakland’s Montclair district last month.
Husband Charged With Murder In Oakland Woman's Fatal Fall A man who claimed that his wife died in a fall at their home in Oakland’s Montclair district last month has now been charged with murdering her, authorities said Wednesday.
Flyers Of Jewish Councilwoman With Swastika On Her Face Posted In OaklandPolice in Oakland were investigating who's behind fliers depicting a swastika on a Jewish councilwoman's forehead. They were plastered throughout the Montclair district.