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16 hrs ago | Patch.com
I've covered a lot of mayoral inductions over the years. Most of them are mild celebrations.
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22 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland
Most shelters in the Bay Area were at capacity Saturday night, forcing those on the wait lists to find other ways to survive the night's freezing temperatures.
As dusk fell over the Cal State East Bay campus Saturday evening, a crescent moon fought to be seen through a battleship gray overcast.
We told you earlier this week about the very aggressive beggars from Romania who will not take "no" for an answer when you refuse to give them money.
It was no surprise when both sets of people rallied under the employment flag Wednesday, spurring one of the largest annexations – 1,119 acres – in recent times in Stanislaus County.
There was no snow on Mount Diablo on Saturday morning but don't let that fool you.
Some BART directors and administrators continue to perpetuate a 2 percent myth about the deal they struck with their two largest labor unions to end the October strike.
Freeze set or tied records in several cities, including in Oakland and San Jose, which experienced the lowest temperatures in more than 40 years.
WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Jon Foyt announced today the release of Time to Retire , a new mystery/romance novel that offers a glimpse into the adventures of retirement living.
Running turkey Phil Hudson and his wife Cassady, top, pose for a photo before the start of the 21st annual Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning at Civic Park in Walnut Creek.
The campaign to help a Walnut Creek man who lost his wife to cancer last month has topped $60,000.
If you want to traffic in stereotypes, Elie Green, Ramona Rubin and Daniel Kosmal - the founders of Doc Green's, which makes healing cannabis ointments and lotions - look pretty much like what you might imagine when you hear, "Berkeley-based medical marijuana collective."
Icy roadways in parts of the Bay Area Thursday morning resulted in some crashes and traffic slowdowns but no reports of injuries, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The morning sun rises in the eastern skies, silhouetting a crane at the San Rafael Rock Quarry on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 near McNears Beach.
Walnut Creek Police are saying there is a large patch of black ice on Ygnacio Valley Rd. at Oakland Blvd. It's not black ice, just the regular stuff.
In a training exercise, Traci Cannon, of Concord, tends to mock patient Griffin Hill, 11, of Walnut Creek, as part of a triage unit during the Community Emergency Response Team exercise in downtown Concord in November.
Freeze Warning for Contra Costa County was issued at December 08 at 1:47PM PST