East Bay Firefighters Call on Oakley to Pause New Development, Pay More for ServiceThe East Contra Costa fire district sent a letter to the Oakley city council telling them to stop approving new residential and commercial projects until they pay up and increase impact fees charged on developers.
Witnesses Help Antioch Police Apprehend Strong Armed Robbery SuspectAntioch police were crediting alert witnesses Sunday for the arrest of a suspect in a strong-arm robbery.
Richmond Woman Killed in Solo Crash on Highway 4 West of MartinezA 26-year-old Richmond woman died Saturday afternoon in a solo-crash off eastbound state Highway 4 in unincorporated Contra Costa County
Freeway Shooting, Fiery Crash Create Traffic Hell, Frayed Nerves in RichmondPolice and California Highway Patrol officers in Richmond are investigating a freeway shooting that happened Friday afternoon on I-80, closing two eastbound lanes.
Oakland Land Trust Buys House Occupied in Protest by 'Moms 4 Housing' AdvocatesMembers of the activist group, Moms 4 Housing, announced Friday that the vacant 3-bedroom home in West Oakland they occupied earlier this year was purchased by the Oakland Community Land Trust from a real estate investment company.
African American Business Group Seeks To Buy Oakland Coliseum Site For NFL FranchiseA local business and investment group is looking to buy the city's stake in the Coliseum site and build a new stadium to lure an NFL franchise, which would be the first in the league to be majority-owned by African Americans.
Parents Of Missing UC Berkeley Student Appeal For Help In Newly-Released VideoThe parents of a missing University of California, Berkeley student are pleading for help in finding their daughter in a newly-released video.
Police: Man Arrested For Hate Crime After Noose Hung At Berkeley MarinaPolice in Berkeley arrested a 32-year-old man suspected of a hate crime after a noose was hung at the Berkeley Marina on Thursday morning.
Pixar's 'Soul' To Stream on Disney+ for Christmas, Avoiding TheatersThe Walt Disney Company announced this week that the newest Pixar film "Soul" will avoid theaters and premiere on Disney+ on Christmas, sending one of the fall's last big movies straight to streaming.
Alameda County Reopening: Gyms, Personal Care Services Back In Business IndoorsAlameda County gave the green light to reopen additional business sectors Friday, including indoor services such as gyms, personal care services, museums and libraries.
San Bruno Police Search For Female Package Theft Suspect With Young Boy AccomplicePolice in San Bruno are searching for a woman suspected of stealing packages Wednesday with the help of a young boy, according to authorities.
Oakland Community Assistance Organization's Food Truck Stolen Then Found DamagedAn East Bay community organization that helps feed thousands of people in need now could use some help after its food truck was stolen Wednesday night.
Infectious Disease Expert Dr. Fauci Discusses Coronavirus in Online 'Fireside Chat' at Berkeley ForumDr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, spoke with Cal students Thursday evening in a special online appearance at the Berkeley Forum.
Oakland Council Revives 2005 Law Requiring Companies To Disclose Historical Ties To SlaveryCompanies that want to do business with the City of Oakland will have to look back into their past, following a decision by the City Council this week.
SRA Scholar Returns to College, Finds Campus Transformed by COVID-19For her sophomore year, Students Rising Above scholar Madison Schmidt found a largely empty campus as her fellow students stay inside their dorm rooms, learn online and practice strict social distancing.