Piedmont Mayor To Continue Serving On City Council Despite ResignationWhile Piedmont Mayor Jeff Wieler has resigned from his post following an outcry about controversial social media posts he made about transgender people and Democrats, he will continue to serve on the city council, City Administrator Paul Benoit said Monday.
Piedmont Mayor Resigns After Inflammatory Online CommentsThe mayor of the East Bay city of Piedmont mayor has resigned after stirring up controversy with a series of inflammatory political posts on Facebook.
Piedmont Mayor Under Fire For Politically-Charged Social Media RantsMayor Jeff Wieler of Piedmont is under fire for his politically charged rants on Facebook criticizing liberals and the Black Lives Matter movement, among others.
Huge Downed Tree Blocks Hwy 13 In Oakland Trapping Car UnderneathA large cypress tree fell across Highway 13 in Oakland Saturday afternoon, blocking three lanes and trapping a car underneath.
Sweet Sale: Ghirardelli Chocolate Mansion In Piedmont Hits The MarketChocolate lovers can own piece of the Bay Area’s delicious past. The Piedmont mansion of chocolatier Gieseppe “Joseph” Ghirardelli is on the market.
Sweet Piece Of Bay Area History For Sale As Former Ghirardelli Mansion Hits MarketChocolate lovers can own piece of the Bay Area's delicious past. The Piedmont mansion of chocolatier Gieseppe "Joseph" Ghirardelli is on the market.
AC Transit Driver Recognized For Helping Autistic Boy Who Wandered From Piedmont HomeAC Transit recognized one of its drivers as a hero for helping a seven-year-old autistic boy who wandered away from his home in Piedmont.
5 Best Italian Wine ToursA look at five of the very best wine tours to the three most important wine regions in Italy.
Gas Leak May Have Sparked Garage Fire At Oakland HomeFirefighters discovered a gas leak after responding to a garage fire involving two vehicles at a Oakland home Sunday.
Lawsuit Says Chipotle Falsely Claims To Be GMO-Free And Dupes Consumers Into Paying MoreA lawsuit accuses restaurant Chipotle Mexican Grill of falsely advertising its food is free of genetically modified organisms or GMOs.
Possibly Earthquake-Related Collapsed Walkway Displaces 20 Oakland ResidentsTwenty apartment complex residents are being temporarily displaced after a cracked walkway collapsed in Oakland.
Oakland Water Main Bursts Near Piedmont Where Quake Struck On MondayOakland had five water mains break Monday after a 4.0-magnitude earthquake that morning and it's possible a main that broke Thursday morning was also damaged in that quake.
Early Warning Alerts Some Bay Area Residents 20 Seconds Before Piedmont EarthquakeSoon the question, “Did you feel it?” will be followed by, “Did you know it was coming?”
Magnitude 4.0 Quake Felt Across Bay AreaA 4.0 quake jolted the East Bay Monday morning just before 7 a.m.
Piedmont High School Bird Calling Contest Turns 50; Top Finishers To Appear On Letterman ShowThe Piedmont High School Bird Calling contest, originally organized by science teacher Leonard J. Waxdeck, celebrated its 50th anniversary Friday night.