State Controller Hurt in Alameda Crash Blamed on Stoned DriverA stoned driver is suspected of causing a violent wreck in the Posey Tube in Alameda Friday afternoon that injured state controller Betty Yee and three others.
Bay Area Colleges To Close Due To Declining EnrollmentOfficials say two private colleges in the San Francisco Bay area will close because of declining enrollment.
Thousands Gather To Celebrate Hometown 4th of July ParadesAcross the Bay Area from residents in Danville, Alameda, Petaluma, Fremont, Concord and San Jose among other cities gathered Wednesday to enjoy a long-time family tradition -- the hometown Independence Day parade.
Coroner Identifies Kite Surfer Who Died Off Alameda FridayA man who died while kite-surfing at a beach in Alameda on Friday afternoon has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as 73-year-old Dr. Andres Caicedo of Walnut Creek.
Kite Surfer Drowns Off Alameda In San Francisco BayOne person has died and a second has been hospitalized after the two kite surfers went into distress in the waters of San Francisco Bay off of Alameda, according to authorities.
Embattled Alameda City Manager Quits After $945K Settlement With CityAlameda City Manager Jill Keimach, who alleged that two city council members threatened her job during a controversy over the hiring of a new fire chief, has quit her position under a $945,000 separation agreement, her attorney said.
Human Bones Found Under Alameda Home At Leveled Ohlone Tribe Burial SiteOfficials say human bones found by a construction worker at a home in Alameda may be Native American.
Plan To Clean Up Great Pacific Garbage Patch Nears LaunchBay Area researchers have come up with a way to tackle the enormous problem of plastic debris in the ocean, a device designed to clean up what’s known as the Great Pacific garbage patch.
Alameda City Manager Accused Of WiretappingAlameda's city manager is fighting to save her job after being accused of breaking the law.
Owner Fatally Beaten Outside Her Alameda RestaurantA 61-year-old woman has died from her injuries suffered during a violent robbery attempt in Alameda last week, police said.
Huge Tree Falls On Dad Watching Daughter's High School Softball GameStudents at Alameda's Encinal High were shaken over a freak accident at school softball game. A father sitting in the stands was crushed when a giant tree came crashing down.
Posey Tube Sinkhole Repairs Close Both Lanes Out Of AlamedaBoth lanes of the eastbound Posey Tube were closed to traffic starting at 10 a.m. Monday morning to repair a sinkhole, according to the city of Alameda's Public Works department.