Motorcyclist Dies After Early-Sunday Collision With Bicycle Rider in DanvilleA 52-year-old Danville resident died Sunday when he crashed after striking a bicycle and rider that fell into his path, Danville police said.
Cal State East Bay Posts Database With Thousands of Remote Job OpeningsCalifornia State University East Bay published a public database of remote job vacancies across the country to help people struggling to find employment due to the pandemic.
Two Injured In Fiery Saturday Night Brentwood CrashTwo people were injured Saturday night in a two-vehicle collision in a rural area near Brentwood, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District said.
Three Injured In Early Sunday Highway 4 Crash In BrentwoodThree people were hospitalized, one with major injuries, following a two-vehicle collision early Sunday morning on state Highway 4 in Brentwood.
6-Alarm Fire Contained At Berkeley Construction Site; Near Cal Campus; 'It's Apocalyptic Man, Apocalyptic'Berkeley firefighters battled a six-alarm fire Saturday evening at an apartment building under construction near the University of California campus.
Few Signs of Pre-Thanksgiving Pandemic Panic Buying in East BayThe surge in COVID-19 cases has reportedly caused a new round of panic buying days before the Thanksgiving but worries about a lack of toilet paper may be overblown.
UPDATE Livermore Cold Case Rape Suspect Gregory Vien Dies From Injuries Sustained In Nail Gun Suicide AttemptA Livermore man being tried for two 1997 cold case rapes has died from injuries sustained in a suicide attempt with a nail gun, the Alameda County District Attorney announced Friday.
COVID: Testing Demand Grows Before Thanksgiving As Bay Area Health Official Urges No Travel, GatheringsThe demand for COVID-19 testing is spiking less than a week away from Thanksgiving. Many people said they want to get tested before hopping on a flight and spending time with family, but a public health official urges people to delay gatherings instead.
Suspicious Fires At Pleasanton Playgrounds Under Investigation, Cause More Than $75,000 In DamageThe Pleasanton Police Department has launched an investigation to two suspicious fires that burned playground equipment at city parks, including a fire that took place early Friday morning.
Rare Badger Spotted East Of Mount Diablo Near AntiochA rare badger sighting was recorded by members of an East Bay environmentalist group earlier this month as they were walking along a rural road between Antioch and Mt. Diablo.
Emotions Swirl Around Vote To Close Two Newark Schools; Graham Elementary SparedAs parents and children protested outside, the Newark Unified School District moved forward Thursday night with closing two of the district’s eight elementary schools.
COVID Curfew: Some Alameda County Residents Skeptical About New Stay-At-Home Order ImpactIn Alameda County, many residents were wondering Thursday how the new stay-at-home order announced by state health officials would really help the curb the spread of COVID-19.
Debate Rages Over Solution For Richmond Toxic Chemical Site Planned For DevelopmentThe Richmond Planning Commission on Thursday heard a proposal to build thousands of homes on one of the most toxic sites in California.
Steph Curry Presents New Truck For Oakland Community Group That Had Delivery Truck StolenGolden State Warriors star Stephen Curry has surprised the organizer of an Oakland community group whose delivery truck was stolen and damaged by providing his organization with a new truck.
West Contra Costa School District Hosts Vaccine and Food Drive, Sees Massive TurnoutEverything that’s been upended this year by the COVD-19 pandemic -- healthcare, the economy, education -- the need created by that chaos was on display in Richmond Thursday as hundreds of students lined up to receive immunizations.