Concord Brush Fire Forces Evacuations, Threatens Homes Before Being Knocked DownA fast-moving grass fire threatened homes and forced evacuations in Concord Friday afternoon before firefighters gained the upper hand.
CPUC Approves New 341 Area Code For East BayThe California Public Utilities Commission on Thursday created a new telephone area code for the western portions of Alameda and Contra Costa counties.
East Bay High Speed Chase Exceeds 100 MPH, Ends In Crash Five teenagers are in custody after a high-speed chase through Contra Costa County and into Alameda County that ended with a crash but no injuries early this morning.
EPA Fines East Bay Cities For Allowing Untreated Sewage To Flow Into San Francisco BayThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency fined East Bay cities and municipal districts almost $400,000 for allowing untreated sewage to enter the Bay.
Anxiety Mounting Over East Bay Freeway ShootingsAuthorities continued their search Sunday for a gunman who opened fire on a California Highway Patrol officer and a motorist who had been pulled over in a traffic stop on Highway 580.
8 Members Of East Bay Gang Taken Into CustodyAuthorities on Wednesday announced that eight members of a violent East Bay gang are off the streets and in custody.
150 Pets Evacuated To East Bay Ahead Of Irma Up For AdoptionAs Hurricane Irma threatens Florida, Roughly 150 pets that were previously up for adoption in Fort Lauderdale have been evacuated to the East Bay.
Mystery Fighter Jet Roars Over East Bay CitiesAt least one fighter jet was seen and heard roaring over the East Bay Wednesday afternoon.
Organizer Announces Cancellation Of Berkeley Right-Wing RallyThe organizer for Sunday's planned right-wing rally in Berkeley issued a statement Friday that the event has been canceled.
Berkeley Denies Permit For Anti-Marxism Rally On SundayThe city of Berkeley has denied a permit for a rally planned for Sunday that organizers say is aimed at opposing Marxism but some elected officials allege would be a gathering of white supremacists.
Ford Bike Share Program Rolls Out East Bay ExpansionFord GoBike staged a news conference at Latham Square in downtown Oakland Tuesday morning to roll out the bike share program's expansion to the East Bay.
Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Hits Near BerkeleyA small magnitude 3.3 earthquake centered in the East Bay rattled Berkeley residents Wednesday afternoon, according to the US Geological Survey website.