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  1. Raiders might stay in California for at least one more seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... 6. As a result, the Raiders will seek a one-year extension on its lease in the Coliseum with the Oakland-Alameda County Stadium Authority, the Business Times reported. Los Angeles is one...


  2. Fremont man killed in solo car crash last week identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    A 45-year-old man who died last week in a solo-vehicle crash that shut down a portion of a major thoroughfare has been identified as Patrick West of Fremont, according to the Alameda County Coroner's Office. The wreck took place about 10:43 p.m. on Dec. 16 when a van traveling north on Fremont Boulevard crashed into a tree near the center divide, north of Thornton Avenue, police spokeswoman Geneva Bosques said.


  3. Two People, Dog Displace by Union City House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... City. Firefighters responded to the 2400 block of Kennedy Avenue late Sunday night in response to the fire. Alameda County firefighters reported the fire at the house just before midnight. Firefighters around midnight said the fire had been knocked ...


  4. L.A. out as Raiders option for 2015; team seeks one-year Coliseum dealRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... Raiders owner Mark Davis is expected to sign a one-year lease extension for Coliseum with the Oakland-Alameda County Stadium Authority, the San Francisco Chronicle reported . The extension does little to change the long-term game plan of ...


  5. Court ruling nullifies Newark's environmental report for developing Areas 3 and 4Read the original story

    Yesterday | Planning

    Dec. 21 -- NEWARK -- An Alameda County judge has nullified the environmental study for a development in the southwestern part of town, delaying the city's construction plans and ending a four-year legal battle waged over them. Local environmentalists praised the court decision, saying they hope it halts any development in Newark's so-called Areas 3 and 4, a swath of land near the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge .


  6. Man Arrested After Fighting with Cops at Concord BARTRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    ... that he was on probation and had an outstanding $5,000 arrest warrant for narcotics violations, held by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office. The suspect was arrested and booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for resisting arrest, probation ...


  7. Richmond downtown a magical affair for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Ethan Palomares squeezed his mom's hand and shuffled his sneakers forward, smile frozen across his face. Brown hair coifed, he wore his best collared shirt, tucked into neatly pressed blue jeans.


  8. Man Killed In Fatal Fremont Crash IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KRON 4

    A man killed in a car crash in Fremont on Tuesday night has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau today as 45-year-old Patrick West. Officers responded to a report of a solo car crash in the area of Fremont Boulevard and Thornton Avenue at 10:43 p.m. Tuesday, Fremont police said.


  9. Court ruling nullifies Newarks environmental report for developing Areas 3 and 4Read the original story

    Yesterday | Big News

    ... social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. NEWARK -- An Alameda County judge has nullified the environmental study for a development in the southwestern part of town, delaying the city's ...


  10. PG&E Pays $32 Million in Property Taxes to Alameda and Contra Costa CountiesRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... safest and most reliable utility systems in the country." Property taxes paid to East Bay counties include Alameda County, $17,391,238 (up 12 percent from a year ago) and Contra Costa County, $14,777,571 (up 10 percent). PG&E invested more than $5 ...


  11. Where's the fairness?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... and cheaper. Higher investment returns. Lower fees. We know that records for Bay Area counties show that Alameda County grossly abuses deferred compensation plans. They're in a league all by themselves. Shame on them. We'll get to Alameda County in ...


  12. Share the Spirit: Hayward police brighten holidays with toys for needy childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fremont Bulletin

    Zahira Nikzad and her husband, both blind, struggle to pay for basic necessities, and buying Christmas gifts for their children is out of reach. "The kids see ads for things on TV, and their friends get gifts; they don't understand.


  13. Berkeley Police Investigating Suspicious Death of Man Found Outside HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... man dead, Coats said. The man was identified as Berkeley resident Apoorve Agarwal, according to the Alameda County coroner's bureau. Foul play does not appear to be a factor and alcohol may have played a role in the death, according to Coats. Police ...


  14. Tom Blalock elected new BART board presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fremont Bulletin

    ... on the extension since 1983 because I know it's going to be a tremendous benefit to our customers in southern Alameda County and will pave the way for BART to Silicon Valley." BART officials said the Warm Springs extension will add 5.4 miles of new ...


  15. Guest commentary: Southern California and conservation: Respecting water's limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Inside Bay Area

    ... of the Santa Clara Valley Water District, which relies on Delta water, and for the Zone 7 Water Agency of Alameda County. Read our plans. This is not about more water. This is about reliability and protecting public water supplies. The pumping ...


  16. Sign honoring 4 slain Oakland officers knocked downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    ... out of prison for robbery, battery and assault with a deadly weapon, was then fatally shot by police and an Alameda County sheriff's deputy. In March 2012, the third anniversary of the tragedy, family members of the slain officers were on hand at ...


  17. Oakland police release photos of lootersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    ... ed several stores, including a Starbucks and a Smart & Final. More than three dozen people were arrested, and Alameda County prosecutors have filed charges against several suspects in the grocery store looting.


  18. Newark: Police officers rescue woman from burning buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    Newark officers Andrew Musantry and Steven Losier responded along with Alameda County Fire Department to the house in the 6200 block of Joaquin Murieta Avenue at 12:25 a.m., Lt. Chomnan Loth said.


  19. Christmas and New Year's Holiday SchedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... emergencies. For information regarding CVSan services and programs, visit Waste Management of Alameda County (WMAC) will not observe the Christmas Eve Holiday. Recycling, organics, and garbage collection services will happen as ...


  20. Parents learn how to nurture at group-based Contra Costa programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Inside Bay Area

    Parents Araceli and Miguel Oregel know from firsthand experience that caring for a baby and a toddler can be a handful. The young mother would sometimes become so frustrated that she would yell at her daughters, Nayeli, 3, and Kimberly, 1. But Araceli Oregel recently learned through a local parenting program how to remain calm during those stressful moments.