This California City Has Been Named the Drug Trafficking Capital of the Statekearneycourier.com10 HOURS AGO
Mother of 4-Year-Old Who Accidentally Shot Himself Told He Would Be Brain Dead, But ‘God Says DifferJonesNewsBreak Contributor
Library shut down due to public sex and drug useThe Quick HistorianNewsBreak Contributor
Police: Woman killed by boyfriend; He is found dead hours later in gruesome California traffic crashGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Horseback riders find deceased man missing for a month in pick-up overturned in California creekGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
House goes up in flames in Bay Area's biggest city in smoky dinnertime blazeGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
These Dublin, CA based Kittens are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around dublin.
2 East Bay Catholic schools closing; one closure due to 'rising crime, human trafficking'
Two East Bay private Catholic schools are closing at the end of the school year, the Oakland Diocese confirmed to the I-Team.
Wherefore art thou pizza? Pleasanton restaurant ranked among nation’s best
It was during the 2020 stay-at-home order brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic when Kira Zabrowski found she had a passion for all things pizza. This discovery would lead her family on a business adventure that combined their dedication to community, theater and the classic Italian dish. Kira and her...
These Are 3 The Most Gentrified Cities in California
Gentrification is transforming neighborhoods and luring residents to the greatest cities in the United States. The study contends, however, that as the trend toward urban living gains momentum, so does the displacement of substantial numbers of residents. Although displacement can have an impact on all residents, it disproportionately affects minority communities, particularly low-income families.
Chaos erupts at Oakland news conference as Mayor Thao announces new grant
While Mayor Sheng Thao and other Oakland leaders announced a new grant aimed at increasing public safety, recall Sheng Thao protesters clashed with some of the mayor's supporters. The tension getting so bad that at one point, a pro-recall protester says he was physically assaulted.
Major highway connecting two California communities closed indefinitely after roadway washes out
In the wake of severe storm damage, Niles Canyon Road, a critical route between Pleasanton/Sunol and Fremont, has been closed for an indefinite period. The closure comes as a result of storm-related issues along Highway 84 in Alameda County, causing a section of the roadway to slip into Niles Creek. Caltrans, the California Department of Transportation, is actively engaged in resolving the situation and is urging commuters to seek alternate routes.
East Bay teachers coalition holds rallies for better wages, benefits
DUBLIN, Calif. - A coalition of hundreds of teachers from around the East Bay picketed Wednesday, calling for a raise, smaller class sizes and more benefits. Teachers in a number of districts have already authorized strikes as they work to negotiate their contracts. The East Bay Coalition for Student Success...
Livermore Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, the place of Livermore reported a total of 20 crime cases, painting a concerning picture of the safety situation. The most frequent crime was theft, with 9 instances, accounting for 45% of the total cases. This was followed by burglary, which was reported 4 times, making up 20% of the total crimes. Arrests were made on 3 occasions, contributing to 15% of the total cases. Vandalism and assault each had 2 occurrences, each constituting 10% of the total crimes. This data suggests that property crimes like theft and burglary are currently more prevalent in Livermore. The local authorities need to ramp up their efforts in curbing these crimes to maintain the sense of security among the residents.
In three days, forecasters issued dozens of warnings, advisories during severe California storms
Over the past few days, the National Weather Service (NWS) San Francisco Bay Area office has been diligently monitoring and responding to a series of weather events, issuing a significant number of hazard products to keep the public informed and safe.
More rain, gusty winds, forecast to lash Bay Area
Winds from 35 to 39 mph, with gusts up to 57 mph, are possible for locations below 900 feet, the National Weather Service said. Stronger gusts between 45 and 69 mph are possible for elevations above 900 feet. The strongest winds will occur along the coast and on higher terrain.
A Week of Community and Culture: Fremont's Local Events Guide (Feb 23 - Feb 29, 2024)
Sax Sessions at Fire n Ice Hookah Lounge features a chill evening with smooth sax music, curated by Sax Sessions with Mike Mendoza, offering a relaxing musical experience. Address: Fire And Ice Hookah Lounge 40675 Grimmer Blvd, Fremont, CA.
DUSD board talks proposed budget reductions
During the latest Dublin Unified School District board meeting, community members, educators, parents and staff were left confused and emotional after hearing budget reduction proposals expected to impact staff and school services in the near future. In order to counteract an incoming deficit, projected by district staff as upwards of...
Horseback riders find deceased man missing for a month in pick-up overturned in California creek
A somber incident unfolded on Sunday, February 18, 2024, as horseback riders discovered a pickup truck overturned in a creek on Eden Canyon Road, north of Hollis Canyon in Castro Valley.
Driver killed after violent California freeway off-ramp collision during soaking rainstorm
Tragedy struck earlier this Monday afternoon as Contra Costa Fire and Richmond Fire Department crews responded to a deadly single-vehicle accident on an Interstate 80 off-ramp in El Sobrante.
Jalen Stokes’ clutch shot making denies Liberty, sends Dublin to NCS Division I final
DUBLIN — Jalen Stokes knew the shot was good once it left his hands. With his team down two points and under 20 seconds on the clock, Dublin coach Tom Costello drew up a play for Stokes to go downhill and tie the game with a shot near the basket.
One person shot in apparent robbery in Oakland
(KRON) — One person was shot early Wednesday morning in an apparent retail theft at a business on San Pablo Avenue, according to the Oakland Police Department. OPD officers responded to the business on the 2400 block of San Pablo on a report of a shooting. Arriving at the scene, officers found a victim suffering […]
Tragic Family Tragedy: Bay Area Engineer Suspected in Fatal Attack on Wife and Twins
Bay Area Engineer Suspected in Fatal Attack Family of Four Found Dead in Their Home. A really sad thing happened in San Mateo this week. The police found a family of four dead in their home when they went to check on them, True Crime Daily reported. The parents, Anand Sujith Henry and Alice Benziger were found in the bathroom and it seems like Henry shot his wife before shooting himself. The police found a gun nearby that Henry had legally bought three months ago. The couple had twin boys who were also found dead in a bedroom. The police are still figuring out how the boys died but there are no signs of them being hurt on the outside.
Local Arrest Made in Connection with MacArthur Boulevard Shooting, Firearms Seized
The Oakland Police Department (OPD) arrested an individual on February 20, 2024, in relation to a shooting on February 11, 2024. Several firearms and ammunition were seized during the arrest. The arrest was a joint effort by OPD's East End Crime Reduction Team, Community Resource Officers, and US Marshals. The arrested individual was implicated in a shooting incident on the 4800 block of MacArthur Boulevard.Visit here for more details.
White Supremacist Launches Profane, Anti-Semitic Tirade During Walnut Creek Council Meeting Tuesday
Hard as it may be to imagine in 2024 a man in a “white power” t-shirt launched a profane, anti-semitic tirade during public comments at Tuesday’s meeting of the Walnut Creek City Council, ending his speech with a stiff-arm Nazi salute. The man, wearing sunglasses, a trucker’s...
Bay Area forecast: Spotty showers
Bay Area braces for spotty showers with a chance of isolated thunderstorms. Flash flooding from earlier deluges prompts caution. Over an inch of rain drenched San Francisco in just hours. As the storm system moves on, drier days loom, with sunshine peeking through. Stay tuned for updates on potential flash flood warnings.