Orinda

BART workers pose with campaign signs supporting Susan Bonilla. (CBS)

Orinda Mayor Faces Concord Assemblywoman In East Bay’s State Senate Special Election

The state Senate race between Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer and Concord Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla has led to $7 million in campaign spending. Voters decide who goes to Sacramento in a special election on Tuesday.

05/18/2015

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California’s 7th District Decides DeSaulnier’s Replacement In Tight, 3-Way State Senate Special Election

Voters in California’s 7th District head to the polls for a special election Tuesday, to decide a new state Senator since Mark DeSaulnier was elected to replace retired veteran Congressman George Miller.

03/17/2015

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More Than 650 Photos of Nude, Semi-Nude Teens At Center Of East Bay High School Social Media Scandal

Another Bay Area high school has been rocked with a social media scandal. The latest involves several hundred sexually-explicit photos of teenagers in the Lamorinda area of Contra Costa.

03/13/2015

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Cure For Migraines? Orinda Physical Therapist Touts Treatment Without Medication, Diet Change

A physical therapist in Orinda says he’s found an effective method for treating migraines that doesn’t involve medication or changes in diet, and his patients say their lives have never been better.

02/22/2015

Cars driving through the 4th bore in the Caldecott Tunnel.  (CBS)

Temporary Friday Night Closure For Caldecott Tunnel’s Fourth Bore Due To Emergency Drill

The fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnels will be closed Friday night and part of Saturday morning for its first-ever emergency response drill, a Caltrans spokesman said.

02/20/2015

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Tree Branches Trimmed In East Bay Before Windy, Rainy Storm

PG&E crews trimmed tree branches in Orinda in the hope of avoiding power outages during a storm entering the Bay Area over Thursday night.

02/05/2015

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Suspected Package Thieves Arrested On Christmas Eve With Goods From 5 Bay Area Cities

Two suspected package thieves were arrested Christmas Eve in Livermore.

12/25/2014

Sign in front of Orinda Union School District headquarters. (CBS)

Orinda School District Apologizes For Investigating Residency Of 2nd Grade Student

The Orinda Union School District has issued an apology regarding what district officials called an “upsetting” investigation into the residency of one of its students and pledged to improve communication in future residency cases.

12/04/2014

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East Bay School District Hires Private Investigator In Attempt To Kick Girl Out After Denying Free Lunches

An East Bay school district that denied a Latina girl access to its free lunch program hired a private investigator in its attempt to kick the second grader out of the district for allegedly living outside its boundaries.

12/02/2014

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Stolen Car Driver Arrested After Highway 24 Chase, Crash In Orinda

A Martinez man was arrested Tuesday morning after allegedly crashing a stolen car while fleeing police on state Highway 24 in Lafayette and Orinda.

10/21/2014

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