Oakland: 'Keys To Equity' Project Helps Low-Income Black Homeowners Build In-Law UnitsA new program from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is giving low-income Black homeowners a chance to profit from their houses by building rental units on their property.
Oakland Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Collision as HomicidePolice in Oakland have arrested a suspect in a fatal pedestrian collision Monday morning that is being investigated as a homicide, according to authorities.
Hayward Officer Stops Road Rage Incident; 2 Suspects Armed with Gun, Baseball Bat ArrestedA Hayward police motorcycle officer last week stepped in to stop a road rage incident near a high school last week where two suspects armed with a handgun and a baseball bat were arrested, authorities said.
COVID: Berkeley School Bus Service Suspended 1 Week After Virus ExposuresBus services for roughly 1,400 Berkeley elementary school students has been suspended this week because of three COVID-19 exposures affecting the district's transportation department.
Freight Train Carrying Hazardous Sulfuric Acid Derails In OaklandA freight train derailed Monday near the Port Of Oakland, toppling over four tanker cars carrying sulfuric acid, but fortunately the dangerous chemical has not leaked onto the tracks, fire officials said.
Dog Rescued From Union City Apartment FireFire crews rescued a dog from an apartment fire in Union City Monday morning.
Rain Showers Trigger Power Outages Across The Bay AreaThousands of San Francisco Bay Area residents were without power Sunday evening after showers, triggered by a cold front moving through the region, combined with layers of dust accumulated over several months of drought to short circuit dozens of power transformers and electrical lines.
Dozens of Dogs, Cats Removed From Danville HomeRoughly 80 cats and dogs were removed from a Danville home on Friday. Animal services labeled it a case of hoarding but the homeowner said the pets were part of a nonprofit rescue and were waiting to be adopted.
Oakland Church Group Hosts Party to Preach Anti-Violence by Practicing CommunitySunday morning, the Cheryl Ward Ministries hosted an anti-violence block party for young people at the Black Cultural Zone in East Oakland.
18-Year-Old Man Shot Dead, Another Wounded Saturday in Bay PointAn 18-year-old man died and another person was injured in a shooting Saturday evening in Bay Point, authorities said.
8 People Displaced by House Fire in San LorenzoA fire at a San Lorenzo assisted living facility displaced eight people early Sunday morning, fire officials said.