CoCo County Sheriff's Chopper Rescues Hurt Hiker From Mount DiabloFirefighters opted to fly the victim to safety because the trail was steep and the terrain was unstable.
'Bee Not Afraid' East Bay Beekeepers Mount Campaign After Deadly Concord AttackA group of beekeepers in the East Bay are mounting a campaign to alleviate fears, and get people to stop killing bees after a swarm left two dogs dead in Concord.
Best Single-Day Road Trips Around San FranciscoAmong the advantages of living in the San Francisco Bay Area is the ability to take day trips to places rich in natural beauty, history, art, culture, nature escapes, and plentiful wine country luscious food and drink.
Teen Student Arrested After Assault On Teacher At Concord SchoolA teenage student at Concord’s Mt. Diablo High School was arrested and will likely be expelled after assaulting a teacher while someone filmed the fight with their phone.
Teen Rescued After Sliding Down Ledge In Mount Diablo State ParkA teenage boy was rescued after sliding partially down a ledge at Rock City in Mount Diablo State Park late Monday morning, a San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District deputy chief said.
Parents, Students Say 3rd Grader Terrorizing East Bay Elementary SchoolSome parents at Mount Diablo Elementary School have stopped sending their kids to class because they say the school has become dangerous because of a third grader.
Peregrine Falcon Nesting Season Prompts Partial Closure Of Mt. Diablo State ParkA portion of Mt. Diablo State Park in Contra Costa County will be closed to the public for five months to allow for the nesting season of a protected species, according to the East Bay Regional Park District. The closure started Sunday.
Bay Area Could Wake Up To Mountaintop Snow TuesdayThere will be light scattered precipitation over the far East Bay and Southeast Monday night.
Exotic "Super Cat" Discovered In San Francisco TV Anchor's BackyardAn exotic hybrid cat possibly valued at several thousand dollars was discovered roaming an East Bay backyard by KPIX 5 television anchor Ken Bastida.
Tarantula Movement Begins Early On Mount Diablo, Giant Spiders Crawling Across East BayThe annual tarantula mating ritual began early on the East Bay's Mount Diablo, sending giant, hairy spiders skittering across roads and meadows, in search of a willing partner.
Evacuation Order Lifted After Fire Burns Area Near Clayton In Contra Costa County A vegetation fire that started Friday night rural area of Contra Costa County was 80 percent contained and the area of the fire had been reduced from 120 acres to 80 acres Saturday morning.
Downed Power Line Sparks Fire Threatening Buildings Near Clayton A vegetation fire has scorched at least 100 acres and is threatening some buildings near Clayton at the base of Mount Diablo Friday night.