Person Shot Multiple Times At Rockridge BART StationA person was shot multiple times Saturday evening at the Rockridge BART station in Oakland, BART police said.
Huge #Pride Party On #BART, #SFFerry, #Caltrain Just Getting To #SFPride ParadeIt was a party getting into San Francisco for Sunday's Gay Pride Parade. Paradegoers were in a raucous, good mood as they crowded onto BART trains, ferries, and Caltrains heading to The City.
East Bay Ice Cream Tour Sure To Please Foodies Of All AgesFood tours can be a hard sell for kids, especially when its dishes they can’t pronounce washed down with wine they can’t even drink. The Rockridge Ice Cream Tour is sure to please kids and foodies of all ages.
Part Of East Bay Creek ‘Pretty Much Destroyed' By Concrete SpillWhat used to be a waterway filled with plants and fish in Oakland's Rockridge neighborhood is now essentially solid concrete.
Suspicious 2-Alarm Fire Destroys Oakland Middle School CafeteriaThe fire caused an estimated $1 million in damage to the cafeteria at Claremont Middle School in Oakland's Rockridge neighborhood.
Luxury Homebuyers Set Their Sights On Oakland To Get More Bang For Their BuckA million dollars doesn’t buy much in the way of luxury anymore if you are home shopping in San Francisco, the South Bay or the Peninsula. That may explain the recent surge in luxury home sales in Oakland.
Quick-Thinking Bank Employee Thwarts Rockridge Robbery AttemptTwo masked men who tried to rob a bank in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood Wednesday morning were foiled by a quick-thinking employee who locked them out, police said.
Oakland Neighborhood Credits Private Patrols For 85% Drop In CrimeResidents in several Oakland neighborhoods credit private patrols for a significant drop in crime, with one neighborhood claiming a drop of 85 percent. Meanwhile, the Oakland Police Department and some community members remain skeptical about the patrols.
Oakland Residents Hold Fundraiser To Hire Security GuardsA fundraiser to hire private security guards in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood has raised thousands of dollars as a short-term solution to rising crime in the area.
Oakland Neighborhood Uses Crowdfunding To Pay For Private GuardsFed up with rising crime, residents of Oakland's Rockridge neighborhood have turned to online donations to pay for private security guards.
2 Arrested For Oakland Casual Carpool Armed RobberyOakland police have arrested two people in connection with the daylight armed robbery of nine people waiting for carpool rides into San Francisco.
3 Detained After Oakland Carpoolers Robbed At GunpointThree people have been detained following an armed robbery of casual carpoolers waiting for a ride to work in Oakland.