A major thoroughfare in Newark has reopened Monday evening several hours after the discovery of a dead body shut down the roadway.
Police officers in Newark are being commended for bravery for saving an unconscious woman trapped in a burning car Thursday evening.
A first-of-its kind tunnel from Newark to Redwood City dug underneath San Francisco Bay began delivering water from the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite National Park on Wednesday.
A leaking container of potentially explosive gas was contained safely after prompting the evacuation of a Newark gas company Wednesday morning.
Threatening Twitter messages directed at students by a Newark teacher were “inappropriate and unprofessional” but were not criminal, police said Thursday.
Newark Memorial High School teacher Krista Hodges came under fire over tweets that included “I already wanna stab kids” and they “make my trigger finger feel itchy.”
A school district has taken “appropriate disciplinary steps” against a Newark teacher who reportedly made threatening comments about her students on her Twitter feed.
Newark police have arrested a young man on suspicion of stealing from a local elementary school.
Firefighters are battling a vegetation fire in Newark Sunday night, an Alameda County Fire Department dispatcher said.
The Newark planning commission was set to vote Wednesday on whether to close down a motel that’s been in business in the city for 30 years because it appears to be a magnet for criminal activity