2 Arrested Following Domestic Dispute, Shooting In OaklandA domestic dispute led to a shooting Wednesday evening at an Oakland Housing Authority property, police said.
Magnitude 3.8 Earthquake Strikes Near ConcordA magnitude 3.8 earthquake struck Contra Costa County Thursday morning, which was felt in much of the East Bay and other parts of the Bay Area.
COVID Schools: Mount Diablo Unified School District Extends Distance Learning Into MarchSchools in the Mount Diablo Unified School District will continue with distance learning at least into March, the district superintendent said Wednesday night.
UPDATE: COVID Vaccine Wait Could Be Weeks For Eligible Recipients In Contra Costa CountyAlthough people 65 and older are now eligible to register to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, Contra Costa Health Services said Thursday the wait for county residents to get a vaccine appointment could be weeks.
COVID Closures: Livermore Retailer Dom's Outdoor Outfitters To Close PermanentlyA beloved, family-owned sporting goods shop in Livermore has announced it will soon close its doors permanently, done in by financial struggles during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Berkeley Public Library Receives National AwardThe Library Journal, a New York-based trade publication for librarians founded in 1876, says Berkeley's public library was one of just two libraries in California worthy of a five-star rating in 2020.
Berkeley Council Considers Banning Most Gas, Diesel Car Sales By 2027Looking to cut greenhouse gas emissions, leaders in Berkeley are seeking to sharply reduce the number of gas and diesel vehicles sold in the city.
Berkeley Police Arrest Woman After Committing Possible Hate CrimeBerkeley Police arrested a woman Tuesday afternoon after she allegedly committed a hate crime against another woman, police officials said.
San Francisco Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Richmond Police HQ Parking Lot StabbingGrey Lonewalker Curtiss, a 26-year-old San Francisco man, has been charged with attempted murder in a stabbing that took place in the parking lot of the Richmond Police headquarters during a child custody exchange.
Berkeley Police Arrest Man For Gun Possession, Felony Hit-&-RunAn Oakland man was arrested for having a loaded/concealed gun following a foot chase with a Berkeley officer Tuesday night, police said Wednesday.
Ghost Ship Fire: Families Of Fire Victims Angry About Possible Derick Almena Plea DealThe families of Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire victims on Wednesday said they were upset to learn that Derick Almena, the remaining defendant in the case, is considering taking a plea deal.
COVID Learning: Berkeley Parents, Students Hold Sit-In Calling For Schools To Reopen
Alameda County's COVID-19 Holiday Surge May Be Stabilizing; ' We Might Be Through The Worst'There was some hopeful news Tuesday from Alameda County's health officer -- COVID-19 case rates rose after the holidays but may be stabilizing.
UPDATE: Pleasant Hill Family Suffers Welts, Bruises In Surprise Paintball Gun AttackMembers of a Pleasant Hill family on an evening walk were left with bruises and welts after being targeted in a paintball gun attack, authorities said. 
Police Reopen Downtown Berkeley Streets After Bomb Squad Clears Suspicious PackageThe Berkeley police bomb squad has cleared a suspicious package delivered to a city office and reopened the intersection of Milvia and Center streets Tuesday night.