A group of third-graders who started a letter-writing campaign to U.S. soldiers serving in Afghanistan will get a hero’s welcome at school in San Ramon on Wednesday morning.
Firefighters were at the scene of a two-alarm garage fire in San Ramon, a San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District spokeswoman said.
Many people aspire to earn a six-figure income, but only about one-fifth of the nation’s households succeed. And, according to recent research, those six-figure families tend to congregate in a handful of cities, several of which are in the Bay Area.
Chevron said its net income fell 5 percent in the first quarter as oil prices slipped.
A fourth grader from the East Bay will be honored for her heroism this week after calling 911 and helping her mother when she suddenly became ill.
The project will create auxiliary lanes on the roadway between San Ramon and Danville.
Chevron Corp. expects fourth-quarter earnings to be “notably higher” than third-quarter profit. The company said Thursday that its fourth-quarter results will be helped by bigger gains on asset sales and more oil and gas production.
Few things celebrate the pure magic of the holidays like a family home covered in decorations and lit up at night. Some Bay Area neighborhoods take holiday home decorations to new heights, so we’re picking our favorite holiday ‘hoods you can cruise this Christmas.
People demanding better cellphone service without having to look at a bunch of new towers may soon have their prayers answered.
Voters in the newly redrawn 15th Congressional District tossed out Rep. Pete Stark on Tuesday in favor of a more moderate Democrat, Alameda County prosecutor Eric Swalwell.