Oakland, CASFGate

1-bedroom apartment with Lake Merritt views: Guess the rent in Oakland

It's no secret that Bay Area living is expensive, so much so that many people are leaving or coming up with some very creative solutions. If you've ever searched for a new apartment online, you've undoubtedly come across a place where the images make your jaw drop at the photos and price - and NOT in a good way. Even as rent has hit a historic decline, I'm here to remind you that the median two-bedroom rent is still more than double the national average. Welcome to the series we're calling, "Guess how much this rents for."
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San Jose, CAMercury News

Motorcyclist killed in crash near San Jose hospital

SAN JOSE – A motorcyclist was killed in a crash Friday afternoon near O’Connor Hospital in San Jose, police said. The collision was reported at 5:18 p.m. on the 2000 block of West Hedding Street, near North Bascom Avenue, the San Jose Police Department said in a social media post.
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San Jose, CAPosted by
San Jose Sentinel

San Jose COVID-19 update: Open vaccine sites

Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in San Jose: 1. 3130 Alum Rock Ave 408-929-2210; 2. 1097 Leigh Ave (408) 294-2240; 3. 3475 McKee Rd (408) 272-9156; 4. 5170 Moorpark Ave (408) 257-9918; 5. 6910 Almaden Expy (408) 927-7310; 6. 525 W Capitol Expy (408) 448-9224;
San Jose, CAKRON4

Police respond to fatal crash in San Jose

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KRON) — Police are responding to a fatal collision in San Jose Friday afternoon. Crews are responding to the 2000 block of W Hedding Street. No other details were immediately released. Check back for updates as this is a developing story.
San Leandro, CABayInsider

CHP looking for suspect in deadly San Leandro hit-and-run

SAN LEANDRO, Calif. - The California Highway Patrol is looking for a driver who struck and killed an East Bay man on Interstate 880 and kept going. The Alameda County Medical Examiner and Coroner identified the driver who was killed as 52-year-old Rick Doan of San Leandro. The collision happened...
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The Alameda Daily

Where to find the COVID-19 vaccine in Alameda

Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Alameda: 1. 2314 Santa Clara Ave (510) 523-4929; 2. 885 Island Dr A (510) 865-2155; 3. 931 Marina Village Pkwy (510) 523-3504; 4. 2700 Fifth St (510) 214-0932; 5. 2227 S Shore Center 510-863-9004; 6. 867 Island Dr 510-747-1647;
California StateNBC Bay Area

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Spiking Across Bay Area, California

Just over 3,600 people are hospitalized with COVID-19 in California, as of Thursday, an increase of about 108% from two weeks ago, and doctors have said most of those patients are not vaccinated. The Bay Area also has seen a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations, with Alameda County topping the list...
Berkeley, CASFGate

Police resume official search for missing Berkeley runner Philip Kreycik

The Pleasanton Police Department said Friday the official search for a Bay Area man whose bewildering disappearance occurred nearly three weeks ago is resuming. Berkeley resident Philip Kreycik, 37, went missing on a run at Pleasanton Ridge Regional Park on July 10 and a large-scale rescue effort was underway for several days by dozens of agencies from across California.