Police Investigate Fatal Shooting Near Oakland City HallA man was shot to death late Thursday afternoon in Oakland's Frank Ogawa Plaza near City Hall, police said.
Small Berkeley Business Retools Operations To Build PPE Face Shields For HospitalsA family-run company in Berkeley has changed their daily operations to help Bay Area hospitals by creating protective face shields for healthcare workers on the frontlines of the fight against coronavirus.
Coronavirus Update: Undocumented Workers Face Tough Choices Without Stimulus ReliefSome of the most vulnerable members of the Bay Area workforce aren't able to shelter in place as undocumented laborers hit the streets searching for work with few prospects during the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: Feds, Contra Costa Officials Set Up Emergency Medical Station In RichmondFederal and Contra Costa County health officials were working Thursday to set up an emergency medical station at Richmond's Craneway Pavilion to help handle the anticipated surge in coronavirus patients.
Alameda County Health Department Orders Golden Gate Fields To Suspend Racing ActivitiesThe Golden Gate Fields horse racing track in Albany suspended all racing activities Thursday due to the coronavirus pandemic after being contacted by the Alameda County Public Health Department.
Coronavirus Shelter-In-Place: Oakland Zoo Launches Live, Interactive Virtual TourThere are no visitors at the closed Oakland Zoo, but the animals are still there, and the zoo says since you can’t come to them, they’ll bring the animals to you virtually with a new subscription-based feature video segment on the zoo’s website.
Coyote Believed To Have Bitten Girl In Dublin Park Located, Shot DeadA coyote that’s believed to have attacked and bitten a five-year-old girl in Dublin Hills Regional Park on Wednesday afternoon was located and fatally shot with a rifle early Thursday morning, a spokesman for the California Department of Fish and Wildlife said.
Oakland's Popular Burger Boogaloo Festival Rescheduled For Halloween WeekendOrganizers of annual East Bay punk festival the Burger Boogaloo on Thursday announced that, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the upcoming eleventh anniversary edition of the fest was being rescheduled for Halloween weekend with the previously announced line-up intact.
'Rosie,' Richmond Shipyard Celebrity Osprey, Lays 1st Egg Of SeasonA famed osprey nested on a historic shipyard crane on the Richmond shoreline has laid the first egg of the season, the Golden Gate Audubon Society announced Wednesday.
5-Year-Old Girl Bitten By Coyote At Dublin Hills Regional ParkA coyote bit a five-year-old girl at Dublin Hills Regional Park Wednesday afternoon, sending her to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, East Bay Regional Park District officials said. 
Coronavirus Update: 130 People Return Positive COVID-19 Results At Hayward Test SiteApproximately ten percent of the over 1,300 people tested at the free coronavirus testing site in Hayward returned positive results during the first week of screening, according to officials.
Oakland To Issue Grants For Small Businesses Impacted By CoronavirusCity of Oakland officials are making grants available to small businesses to help them stay in business through the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis.
Missing Oakland Woman Found Dead Inside Vehicle Near San LeandroAn Oakland woman who was reported missing last week was found dead in a vehicle in unincorporated Alameda County on Tuesday evening, police said.
Berkeley Police: Alleged Shoplifter Arrested For Carrying Loaded Gun, Violating ProbationA man was charged by prosecutors Thursday on separate counts of carrying a loaded gun and carrying a loaded gun in public after being stopped by police for allegedly stealing from a Berkeley grocery store.
2 Arrested In Berkeley Hit-And-Run Crash; 3rd Suspect Flees From PoliceTwo people were arrested and a third was being sought after a hit-and-run crash in Berkeley, according to police and a published report.