Bay Area Lawmaker's Bill Extending To-Go Cocktail Sales For 5 Years Heads To Newsom's DeskA bill from a Bay Area lawmaker extending to-go cocktail sales, which have become a way to help bars and restaurants struggling through the COVID-19 pandemic, is heading to Gov. Gavin Newsom's desk.
Vallejo's CC Sabathia Opens Up About Addiction, Recovery In New BookCC Sabathia's left arm has taken him from the streets of Vallejo to the mound at Yankee Stadium. But his on-the-field success came with off-the-field heartbreak.
Bay Area Rep. Jackie Speier Revives Proposal Allowing Alcohol Shipments Through MailRep. Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo) has revived a proposal allowing for alcohol shipments through the U.S. Postal Service, which would end one of the last vestiges of the Prohibition era.
COVID Recovery: State Senate Approves Plan To Permanently Allow To-Go Cocktail Sales In CaliforniaA proposal in the California legislature to permanently allow to-go cocktail sales, which began as a measure to help struggling bars and restaurants during the COVID-19 pandemic, moves closer to approval.
2 Menlo Park Store Clerks Cited In Weekend Underage Alcohol Sales StingA sting operation cited two clerks Sunday for selling alcohol to minors in Menlo Park.
Palo Alto Liquor Store License Suspended Indefinitely Over Repeated Sales To MinorsState officials have indefinitely suspended the license of a liquor store in Palo Alto this week, over repeated alcohol sales to minors.
Berkeley Safeway Loses License to Sell Alcohol After Selling to MinorsCalifornia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control suspended a Safeway’s license in Berkeley last week after reportedly selling alcohol to minors.
Better Together: Pacifica Distillery Helps Fight COVID-19 Pandemic By Making SanitizerTo help in the fight against COVID-19, a Pacifica distillery has shifted from making signature vodka, rum and gin to manufacturing sanitizer.
DUI Suspect Veers Of Hwy 4, Flips Car Onto Fire Hydrant In MartinezA Martinez man was seriously injured Sunday afternoon after he veered off state Highway 4 and flipped over onto a fire hydrant, the California Highway Patrol said.
Contra Costa County Sheriff Confirms New Arrests In Orinda Halloween ShootingTwo more people have been arrested by federal agents in connection with the investigation into a shooting at a Halloween party in Orinda that killed five people and wounded nine more.
ATF Links Guns Seized During New Orinda Shooting Arrests Linked To Multiple ShootingsThe San Francisco division of the ATF announced Thursday that guns seized during raids connected to the Orinda Halloween mass shooting have been linked to other Bay Area shootings.
DUI Suspect Arrested After Crash Injures Teen In BrentwoodA man is in custody on suspicion of DUI following a crash that left a teenager injured in Brentwood on Tuesday afternoon, police said.
New Drunk Driving Bills Could Give CA Toughest DUI Laws In CountryTwo proposed drunk driving bills would give California the distinction of having some of the toughest DUI laws in the country if they're passed in the state legislature.
Coroner: Public Defender Jeff Adachi Killed By Lethal Mix Of Cocaine, AlcoholSan Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, who passed away suddenly last month, appears to have died from a mix of alcohol consumption and cocaine, according to the coroner's office.
DUI Suspect Charged With Murder In Fatal Hit-And-Run In FremontThe DUI suspect in a fatal hit-and-run collision in Fremont on Sunday evening was charged with murder by the Alameda County District Attorney.