Early Morning Brush Fire On I-580 Near Altamont Pass ContainedFire crews have contained a small grass that started in the center divide of Interstate Highway 580 in unincorporated Alameda County early Monday morning.
Report: ICE Flew Thousands Of Detainees In And Out Of Oakland Int'l AirportICE chartered nearly a thousand flights in and out of Oakland International Airport between 2010 and 2018, carrying nearly 43,000 detainees to be deported or transferred to other detention centers, according to a report.
Hundreds Attend 2nd 'BBQ'ing While Black' Event At Lake MerrittIt was perfect weather Sunday for the second community-wide "BBQ'ing While Black" cookout at Oakland's Lake Merritt.
Popular Oakland Spot Hog's Apothecary Closes Due To Bay Area's High Cost Of BusinessHog's Apothecary, a popular restaurant and pub in Oakland, closed its doors Sunday, yet another victim of the Bay Area’s tough business environment.
Mitchell Fire on Mount Diablo Fully ContainedA 4-acre wildfire near the summit of Mount Diablo was 100 percent contained Sunday morning and firefighters remained on scene cleaning the area into the afternoon.
Motorcyclist Killed in Collision With Car, Truck in ConcordConcord police say a motorcyclist was killed in an accident near Concord Boulevard and Lodato Way early Sunday morning.
Developer Eyes Alameda Shoreline For Ambitious Housing PlanA developer has an ambitious plan to add up to 1200 housing units to the Alameda shoreline.
Dozens Of Animals Perish When Fire Destroys Backyard Chicken Coop In Bay PointDozens of animals perished when a two-alarm vegetation fire destroyed a backyard chicken coop in Bay Point.
Grass Fire On Mount Diablo Grows To 3 AcresA grass fire on Mount Diablo in Contra Costa County has grown to three acres Saturday night, with zero containment.
Port of Oakland Freight Hauler to Road-Test Electric Big Rigs This FallA freight hauler at the Port of Oakland is planning to try out two electric-powered big-rig trucks on the highway by October, port officials said this week.
Reusable To-Go Cup Loan Service Coming to Berkeley This YearSelect businesses on the Cal campus and in the Telegraph Avenue area will launch a reusable cup loan service later this year to reduce foodware waste.
I-980 Westbound Lanes Open Following Fatal Overnight Crash Involving MotorcycleThe California Highway Patrol is reporting all lanes of westbound Interstate 980 in Oakland have reopened following a fatal collision involving a vehicle and a motorcycle that occurred Friday night.
Gaping Pothole Shuts Down 3 Southbound Lanes On Highway 880 In OaklandA pothole measuring 4-feet-by-3-feet has forced the shut down of three lanes on the busy I-880 in Oakland less than an hour before the evening rush hour.
Danville Votes To Build New Townhomes Despite Concerns From NeighborsThe town of Danville voted unanimously to build 37 new townhomes near 680 and a lot of neighbors aren’t happy about it.
Reputed Gang Members Sentenced For East Oakland Revenge Shooting