Twelve Bay Area schools have been nominated to the 2012 National Blue Ribbon Schools Program, according to State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson.
After several hours of heated debate, the Piedmont City Council early Tuesday morning gave its tentative approval to a plan to build a controversial youth sports complex, despite opponents worries that the proposal will damage the environment and endanger children.
The US Geological Survey confirms a 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck the East Bay at about 2:52 p.m. Saturday.
A convicted thief who had been living inside an unoccupied home in the Oakland hills has been arrested in connection with more than 10 burglaries.
Monday PM | 09/20/2010 The KCBS and Chronicle Insider says there’s been an increase in phone calls from Oakland residents asking Piedmont Police for assistance. This follows the layoffs of 80 police officers in Oakland. […]