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Oakland

Drake's Bay Oyster Farm appeal declined by Supreme Court

Jump On Tomorrow: Oyster Farm Closing, Tech Privacy Meeting, Traffic Alerts

Get a jump on what’s happening tomorrow around the Bay.

4 hours ago

(CBS)

Officials Believe Gas Leak Sparked Fire At Oakland Glass Factory

A fire in the basement of an Oakland glass factory Wednesday afternoon might have been fueled by a gas leak.

8 hours ago

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Mayor Quan Files Papers For Re-Election Bid

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan filed papers Wednesday seeking re-election to a second four-year term, saying, “Our city is rising overall.”

11 hours ago

Fans of the Oakland Raiders look on against the New England Patriots during an NFL game on December 14, 2008 at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Planners Have Ambitious Ideas For Possible New Raiders Stadium In Oakland

Even with Raiders owner Mark Davis’ recent visit to San Antonio, planners are working on a new stadium for the team in Oakland, though there are plenty of moving parts to be worked out.

12 hours ago

(Sonoma County Sheriff's Office)

Sonoma County Jail Inmate Escapes From Work Program, Remains At Large

A 41-year-old inmate who escaped from Sonoma County Jail on Monday morning remains at large.

18 hours ago

(CBS SF)

2-Alarm Fire Burns 2 Oakland Homes, Displaces 18 Residents

Firefighters are battling a 2-alarm residential fire located at 47th and Melrose streets in East Oakland.

19 hours ago

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 29: Nick Punto #1 of the Oakland Athletics avoids a collision with Brandon Moss #37 as he makes the final out against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on July 29, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Six-Run Rally Lifts A’s Over Astros

Brandon Moss was having a frustrating night before the ninth inning.

07/29/2014

Marcus Board, a grounds painter at Oakland Unified School District received a top employee of the year award. (photo credit: Margie Shafer)

Oakland School District Painter Keeps Learning On Track With Over 2,000 Colors; Recognized For Job Well Done

Has anyone ever told you, you are the best at what you do? An Oakland Unified School District employee has received that compliment and was honored from non-teaching positions by the California Department of Education.

07/29/2014

The East Bay Municipal Utility District water treatment facility stands in Oakland, California. (Photo by Chip Chipman/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

East Bay Wastewater Districts, Cities Agree To Pay $1.5 Million Fine & Keep Sewage Out Of SF Bay

The East Bay Municipal Utility District, Stege Sanitary District and six cities have agreed to pay $1.5 million in fines to settle allegations they allowed raw or partially treated sewage to flow into the San Francisco Bay.

07/29/2014

A man carries salvaged copper wire. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Electrocuted While Allegedly Stripping Copper Wiring From Oakland Warehouse Identified

A man who was electrocuted while allegedly trying to strip copper wiring from an abandoned warehouse in West Oakland last Wednesday night has been identified as 40-year-old Aaron Madacsi.

07/28/2014

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