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
Empty lots will soon turn into Newark’s first new housing in years. But most people will be priced out, and city leaders may prefer it that way.
Amazon is bringing hundreds of jobs to the Bay Area.
The pilot of a commuter jet departing Newark Liberty International Airport and headed to San Francisco International Airport can be heard telling air traffic controllers that an incoming Boeing 737 passed “real close” to him in an incident now under investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board.