Politics & Govt in ...
Karen Stepper was appointed Mayor of Danville for 2024, with Dave Fong as Vice Mayor, marking Stepper's fifth term and recognizing community contributors at a council meeting.
Weather & Environment in ...
Officials traced an odor in Point Richmond to the local wastewater treatment plant, with elevated hydrogen sulfide levels detected amid construction activities.
Transportation & Infrastructure in ...
Oakland International Airport prepares for over 500,000 holiday travelers, offering pre-flight gift wrapping and advising parking reservations and flight status checks.
Food & Drinks in ...
Black Star Pirate BBQ in Richmond reopens as a food truck behind sister restaurant Baltic Kiss, serving their traditional menu of smoked meats like brisket and ribs.
Crime & Emergencies in ...
Isaiah Ramirez led police on a high-speed chase through American Canyon, hitting cars and eventually fleeing on foot, before being caught thanks to community help.
Two suspects were arrested after a violent armed robbery in Walnut Creek, where one victim was assaulted and robbed at gunpoint by three individuals in black attire.
BART police arrested a suspect after a car chase, rescuing puppies from a stolen vehicle, while charges were filed amid efforts to reduce vehicle thefts.
Man charged for hitting women with car in feud.
Botched auto theft in Piedmont leads to arrests, gun recovery.
Fatal collision on I-680 One dead, CHP investigates.
Tesla Road closure Dec 14 for geotech study. Plan detours
Sean Karp charged with murder, firearm assault in Oakley party shooting.
Oakland PD arrests homicide suspect hours after the incident.