Bay Area Toy Drives Receive Thousands Of Donations This Holiday SeasonTens of thousands, and possibly hundreds of thousands, of toys are being donated to Bay Area children who are in need of a happy holiday this holiday season.
Alert Gym Employees Help Police Crack San Jose Auto-Theft Ring; 3 ArrestedAn elaborate car theft ring was busted in San Jose after workers at gyms caught on to the scheme.
Jefferson Award Winner Keeps Seniors Drumming AlongWalk past the senior annex of the San Francisco Stonestown YMCA and chances are good you'll hear drumming. But it's no garage band - it's this week's Jefferson Award winner, working with her fellow musicians on a centuries-old art form.
Cast of ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Saves Bay Area Wildlife From ExtinctionAlong with a group of volunteers, the movie's cast helped rescue Bay Area wildlife...
String Of 3 Fremont Fires Investigated As ArsonThree one-alarm fires that burned in Fremont’s Warm Springs neighborhood early Monday morning appear to have been set intentionally, fire officials said.
Morgan Hill YMCA Child Care Worker Implicated In 2 More Sex Abuse CasesMorgan Hill police have found evidence that a former YMCA child care worker may have sexually abused two more victims, bringing the total number of potential victims in the case to four, a police captain said Tuesday.
Morgan Hill YMCA Worker Charged With Sex Crimes Against 2 ChildrenMorgan Hill police are investigating photos of children found on the cellphone of a former YMCA childcare aide charged Wednesday in connection with sex crimes related to two children, a police spokesman said.
Morgan Hill YMCA Child Care Worker Accused Of Sex Act With 6-Year-OldA child care worker for the YMCA in Morgan Hill was arrested after a 6-year-old girl alleged that he forced her to engage in a sexual act last week, Morgan Hill police said.
Occupy Oakland Protesters Sue; Claim Arrests Violated Civil RightsOccupy Oakland protesters are suing the city and Alameda County, saying arrests last year violated their civil rights.
Best Pick-Up Basketball Courts in San FranciscoYou don’t have to be the sharpest shooter in the Bay to join a pickup basketball game at these San Francisco locations. Just bring your will to compete, put on your game face and get ready for some fast action.
Boys Arrested In Santa Rosa School Vandalism, Hamster TortureFive juveniles have been arrested in connection with a break-in at a school near Santa Rosa on Saturday in which classrooms were vandalized and a hamster was tortured and killed, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said Tuesday morning.
Jefferson Award Winner Paves Path For Oakland Gang HarmonyIn a tough East Oakland neighborhood where gang violence has been a part of everyday life, there is hope. Old rivals have cooked up new friendships under the guidance of Cesar Cruz.