Oakland police said today that they are partnering with the social media company Nextdoor to share information about neighborhood activities and help fight crime.
Speaking at a news conference at Mosswood Park, Oakland Police Chief Sean Whent said, "We will now be able to work together with residents on Nextdoor to improve safety and contribute to... » Read More
An 18-year-old San Ramon Valley High School graduate has been identified as the victim in a fatal car crash on Interstate Highway 680 in Danville earlier this month, a Contra Costa County coroner's deputy said today.
Margaret "Maggie" Daly of Alamo was fatally injured in a crash on southbound Highway 680 south of the Sycamore Valley Road exit... » Read More
A 52-year-old Oakland man was arrested on suspicion of possessing a stolen vehicle, hit-and-run and resisting arrest after being involved in an accident in San Leandro at about 3:15 p.m. today, police said.
Officers were dispatched to the 900 block of Doolittle Drive at about 3:12 p.m. to investigate a possible vehicle theft but after they ... » Read More
An El Sobrante resident has been charged in connection with a 24-year-old man's murder at a Tara Hills home last month.
Kyle Navarro, 20, of El Sobrante, has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of Nicholas Callen on March 31 at a home in the 2600 block of Cornelius Drive, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's... » Read More
A federal and local probe into a major Mexican drug cartel operating in Santa Clara County has led to 18 arrests and the seizure of drug labs, weapons, cash and $500,000 in illegal drugs, according to the District Attorney's Office.
"Mexican cartels are using Silicon Valley as a major artery for the flow of illegal drugs," District... » Read More
Two suspected gang members who are well known to Oakland police have been arrested and charged for the murder of pet sitter and dog lover Judy Salamon in her East Oakland neighborhood last July, police said today.
Oakland police Sgt. Mike Gantt said a lengthy police investigation indicates that Salamon was fatally... » Read More
The attorney for the legal parents of teen suicide victim Audrie Pott today described a lawsuit filed Wednesday in San Jose by a man claiming to be the girl's biological father as "frivolous" and "a money grab."
Robert Allard, who represents Sheila and Lawrence Pott in their wrongful death case against the parents of four juveniles they said were ... » Read More
An elderly man who was arrested in connection with a shooting at a medical center in Daly City on Wednesday was a former patient who allegedly fired at one of the doctors working there, police said today.
Raymond Iwase, 84, was arrested following a report of a possible shooting at a medical office building at 1500 Southgate Ave. at about 1:30 ... » Read More
One of two men who filed suit against San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith and former 49er Delanie Walker alleging that he was shot and permanently injured at a unruly party at Smith's home near San Jose in 2012 has settled his case with the pair.
Aaron Reyes reached an out-of-court settlement in his lawsuit against Smith and Walker... » Read More
A former commander with the Pacific Grove Police Department has received a three-year prison sentence after entering guilty pleas today on three felony counts stemming from a year-long investigation, Monterey County prosecutors said.
John Nyunt, 51, was also ordered to pay $6,000 in restitution to victims after pleading guilty to dissuading a... » Read More
Berkeley's historic UC Theatre will reopen as a nonprofit live music venue next year, organizers said.
The 1,460-seat theater on University Avenue, which has been closed for 12 years, will undergo renovations starting this summer before reopening as a year-round live music venue managed by the nonprofit Berkeley Music Group, the group said... » Read More
Two men have been arrested and charged for the murder of a pet sitter in her East Oakland neighborhood last July, authorities said today.
Oakland police said Judy Salamon, 66, was shot and killed at 1:24 p.m. on July 24 in the 2400 block of Fern Street, between Brookdale and Fairfax avenues. She crashed her car into a parked car after the shooting, ... » Read More
A Brentwood fifth-grader's essay about overcoming medical obstacles has earned him a trip to Minneapolis, Minn., where he'll get special recognition at the Major League Baseball All-Star Game this July.
Brentwood student Raymond Beasley, along with a ninth-grader from Arizona, won the grand prize in an essay contest entitled "Breaking Barriers: ... » Read More
An advisory warning people not to swim at Monterey Municipal Beach that was posted Tuesday has been lifted after bacteria levels in the water subsided to safe levels, Monterey County health officials said.
The county Health Department found unsafe levels of indicator bacteria in water samples taken at the beach Monday.
A male was hospitalized with second-degree burns after escaping from his fiery apartment in downtown San Jose late Wednesday night, a fire captain said today.
Crews responded to a report of a fire at an apartment building in the 300 block of East William Street, near the San Jose State University campus, at about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, San Jose... » Read More
The Oakland A's have rejected a proposal by the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority to extend their lease at the O.co Coliseum for 10 years, the baseball team said.
In a statement, the team didn't say why it is turning down the authority's offer, saying only that, "While the proposal was for 10 years, it did not address all of our issues" and "consequently, we cannot... » Read More
SAN RAMON - Schubros Brewery's much anticipated Branch Line double IPA returns this Thursday, Jan 30, at 5 pm at the Tap Room. The double IPA will be available for a limited time only so don't miss the train! » Read More
Maria Maria La Cantina Danville and Maria Maria La Cantina Walnut Creek are teaming up with Onewarmcoat.org! Clean out those closets and drop off your gently used coats, sweaters, scarves, gloves & hats at either location! With your help we can make a difference! Happy Holidays! » Read More
Livermore, CA is truly a community that enjoys and celebrates the arts. One central community institution dedicated to the arts is the Livermore Valley Opera.The Livermore Valley Opera traces its roots back to 1992 when it was founded by Doug and Raquel Holt. The pair wanted to start this organization to enrich the community of Livermore and share their love of opera.Now in its 20th year...
Livermore, California is truly a stunning community nestled in the picturesque landscape of Northern California. This region offers an abundance of farmers and locally crafted goods that shine at the...
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