Firefighters are battling a three-acre vegetation fire Tuesday afternoon in Walnut Creek near the Lime Ridge Open Space, a Cal Fire spokesman said.
An East Bay man started serving those in need when John F Kennedy was president, and he has not stopped since.
Clouds and fog cleared out early Friday, giving way to a big warming trend that will leave things downright hot inland this weekend.
A 21-year-old Lafayette native built the firearms he used to kill a 19-year-old woman and then himself at her home in Walnut Creek last month, police said Tuesday.
Police arrested a man Sunday in Walnut Creek on suspicion of robbery and assault with a deadly weapon, police said.
Lee Archer, 74, was reported missing around 5:10 p.m.
The towering left-hander, nicknamed the Big Unit, was enshrined Sunday.
Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide after finding two college students shot to death at a Walnut Creek home.
Authorities arrested two men following a pursuit from San Lorenzo that ended with a car crash in Walnut Creek on Wednesday night, an Alameda County sheriff’s spokesman said Thursday.
Search and rescue crews are in their second day of looking for an elderly woman after she walked away from her apartment in downtown Walnut Creek Friday afternoon.