Pleasant Hill And Walnut Creek Consider Loosening In-Law Unit RestrictionsTwo East Bay communities are looking at in-law or "granny" units as a way to help ease the housing squeeze.
Suspects In Antioch Carjacking Arrested In Pleasant Hill After CrashSuspects in a Sunday afternoon carjacking in Antioch were apprehended in Pleasant Hill after their stolen car collided with another vehicle, Pleasant Hill police said.
Man Cited For Eating Sandwich On BART Platform To File LawsuitThe man busted for eating a sandwich at the Pleasant Hill BART station last week has taken a first step in moving toward suing the transit agency.
Fugitive Arrested In 2004 Murder Of Pleasant Hill College StudentA 39-year-old fugitive who was arrested in Stockton by the FBI has been charged with murder in connection with the 2004 of a college student in Pleasant Hill.
BART General Manager Issues Apology To Man Cited For Eating Sandwich At StationBART General Manager Bob Powers issued a statement Monday morning apologizing to the man who was cited last week for eating a sandwich on the Pleasant Hill station platform.
BART Rider Handcuffed, Cited For Eating Sandwich On Pleasant Hill Station PlatformAn incident involving a BART rider eating a sandwich on the train platform that ended with the passenger handcuffed and cited was captured in a viral video and is raising questions whether the BART police officer went too far.
Crockett Fuel Tank Fire Raises Questions About Refineries On Fault LinesThe cause explosion and fire at the NuStar Energy facility in Crockett is still unknown, but on Tuesday it was revealed that the Monday night earthquake in Pleasant Hill was part of that investigation.
3.4 Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Pleasant Hill Day After 4.5 Rocks East BayLess than 24 hours after a 4.5 magnitude earthquake rocked the East Bay, a 3.4 quake struck the same area Tuesday evening.
Pleasant Hill Earthquake Jolts Memories Of 1989 Loma Prieta TemblorJust days before the 30th anniversary of the Loma Preita earthquake, a 4.5 magnitude temblor and more than two dozen aftershocks early Tuesday brought back memories for many of that deadly and destructive 1989 October afternoon.
4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Pleasant Hill; Felt Around Bay AreaA pair of earthquakes, measuring 2.5 and 4.5 magnitude respectively, struck just south of Pleasant Hill on Monday evening, rocking the East Bay, authorities said.
Habitat For Humanity Buys Pleasant Hill Lot For $10 To Build HousingThe city of Pleasant Hill has agreed to sell a quarter-acre of residential real estate to Habitat for Humanity for the low, low price of just $10 so the nonprofit can construct affordable housing.
Man Sought After Attempted Bank Robbery In Pleasant HillOfficers are seeking a man who allegedly walked into a Pleasant Hill bank Wednesday demanding cash, police said.
Racist Graffiti Again Found at Diablo Valley College Campus in Pleasant HillCampus police are investigating yet another case of racist vandalism at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill.
Postal Impersonator Ripping Off Pleasant Hill MailAn alleged porch pirate, who strolled through a Pleasant Hill neighborhood early Thursday dressed as a mailman, stole mail and packages from local homes, according to authorities and residents.
Truck Plows Through Front Windows Of Pleasant Hill Restaurant; Driver ArrestedA driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI after a truck crashed through the front windows of a restaurant in Pleasant Hill Friday morning, according to police.