PSPS: Outages Leave 22,000 Bay Area PG&E Customers Without Electricity Amid Red-Flag Fire WarningMore than 22,000 Pacific Gas & Electric Co. customers in the Bay Area remained without electricity Thursday due to the Public Safety Power Shutoff, a measure taken to decrease the risk of wildfires.
Fire Danger in East Bay Prompts Ban on Overnight Parking Along Grizzly Peak BlvdParking along a five-mile stretch of Grizzly Peak Blvd. from Skyline Blvd. to Highway 24 is now prohibited from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. every day. Oakland police will be on patrol and will issue citations if necessary.
Weekend Heatwave Prompts Fire Weather Advisory For Oakland HillsThe dry, hot conditions have prompted officials to issue a fire weather advisory for the Oakland Hills for the weekend.
One Dead, One Injured In Horrific Oakland Hills CrashOne man was dead and another severely injured in a late Thursday night crash along Skyline Boulevard in the Oakland hills, police said.
Oakland Hills Residents Secure Grant To Clear Brush, Reduce Wildfire RiskResidents of an Oakland Hills neighborhood who know the threat of a firestorm all too well have taken on the job of fire prevention themselves.
Coroner IDs Woman Killed In Crash Off Grizzly Peak In Oakland HillsA 28-year-old woman killed in a crash off of Grizzly Peak Boulevard in the Oakland hills on Sunday evening has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as Marlene Martinez.
Two Suspects Arrested, Firearms Recovered After Oakland Hills StandoffPolice in the East Bay have arrested two suspects and recovered firearms after a Tuesday standoff in Oakland hills.
PG&E's New Weather Stations, Hi-Def Cameras Will Monitor High Fire-Threat Areas 24/7By the end of 2019, PG&E plans to have 600 weather stations and 100 high-definition cameras in high fire-threat areas.
Jailed Oakland Bank Robbery Suspect Linked To 2 Orinda HeistsAn Oakland resident arrested Tuesday at a hospital while his wife was giving birth has been linked to two bank robberies in Orinda last year, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office.
Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested At Hospital As Wife Gives Birth After FBI Raids Oakland Home Local and federal law enforcement agents raided an Oakland hills home connected to a major bank robbery investigation Tuesday, discovering what appeared to be an explosive device
Man Gets 25-Years To Life In 2013 Oakland Hills Paramedic MurderAn Oakland man who was only 16 at the time was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life in state prison for the shooting death of an off-duty paramedic in the Oakland hills six years ago.
Oakland Hills Residents Uneasy Over Latest Bay Area Storm Following 2017 SlideA lot of rain over a long period of time can affect any place in the Bay Area. But those living in the Oakland Hills have a special challenge.
Menlo Park USGS Lab Closed By Shutdown Offers Little Quake InfoA number of questions about the quake that struck in the East Bay early Wednesday remain unanswered because of the federal government shutdown in Washington.
Red Flag Warning Issued For North Bay Mountains, East Bay HillsThe National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the North Bay mountains above 1,000 feet and East Bay hills until 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Man Arrested In Oakland Crash Accused Of Attempting To Kill OfficerA man was arrested Wednesday morning on suspicion of attempting to kill an Oakland police officer, police said.