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Oakland's Oceanic Delights: Discover 3 Must-Try Seafood Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional seafood restaurants in Oakland. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we're eager to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
🚧 Traffic Alert: Lane Closure Due to Disabled Vehicle on CA-185 North Oakland
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in California. Residents and commuters in Oakland should anticipate delays due to a disabled vehicle blocking the right lane on CA-185 Northbound at 14TH Ave. The California Highway Patrol has reported this incident with an expectation of traffic disruptions. Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes if possible and exercise caution when traveling through the affected area. The situation is currently ongoing, and further updates will be provided as they become available.
Oakland police foot pursuit of reckless driver who abandoned stolen car comes up empty
Police in Oakland on Wednesday were unable to catch a suspect who fled from officers on foot after they tried to stop him for alleged reckless driving behind the wheel of a vehicle that had been reported stolen.Officers with the Oakland Police Department on Wednesday afternoon were investigating the theft of a vehicle that occurred on the 9800 block of Bancroft Ave. at 3:15 p.m. when a vehicle was observed driving recklessly in the area. Police later determined it was the same vehicle that had been reported stolen. When officers tried to conduct an enforcement stop on the vehicle, the...
Oakland Teen Charged with Killing 73-Year-Old Woman in Front of Her Family During Car Crash
Christopher Perez has been charged with killing a 73-year-old victim in a hit-and-run last June, according to reports
The Best Bánh Mì In San Francisco
Looking for a bánh mì? These are the best options in San Francisco.
Home of Chicken and Waffles relocating, Low Bar announces new food concept
Thank you, kind commenter, for letting us know about the quiet departure of five-year-old taqueria Gordito Amigos from Telegraph Avenue. Vegans in particular were fans of the independently owned Mexican eatery’s offerings. Gordito Amigos was at 2404 Telegraph Ave. in Berkeley. Gaumenkitzel. As Nosh reported, German slow food restaurant...
Lee's Deli permanently closes all locations after 40 years in downtown SF
Twelve out of 16 Lee's Deli locations were in San Francisco's Financial district just a few years ago, and the final two restaurants just closed for good. Owner Lee Quan points to inflation, the multiple minimum wage hikes in recent years and a lack of support from city and state leaders since the pandemic.
Series of earthquakes hit off Northern California coast about 170 miles west of Eureka
Aftershocks were reported off the Northern California coast early Thursday morning, hours after a 4.1-magnitude earthquake occurred in the same waters, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The initial tremor with a depth of more than six miles was recorded around 11:42 p.m. Wednesday, centered over 170 miles west northwest of the coastal city of Eureka, according to the science bureau. At approximately 2:26 a.m. Thursday, a 3.5-magnitude quake occurred more than 168 miles west of Eureka. Two minutes later, a 4.9-magnitude quake was logged 162 miles west of the city, the USGS said. Twenty minutes later, a 4.5-magnitude tremor was reported again, this time at least 171 miles west of the city. No damage has been reported in connection with the quakes.
Oakland woman pleads guilty to embezzling from two firms where she worked
A woman accused of stealing money from two companies for which she oversaw the finances has pleaded guilty to embezzlement, the Alameda County District Attorney's Office said Wednesday. Yolanda Cheers was the controller of the accounting department at Oakland nonprofit the National Equity Project when she transferred $4,000 of the organization's money into her account in 2016. According to prosecutors, an accountant at the nonprofit noticed the funds transfer and a police report was filed. Cheers was also fired. In 2019, felony charges were filed against Cheers after she tried to get a loan in the name of...
TIMELINE: Rain heading to Bay Area will last through weekend; snowstorm in Sierra
Get ready for rain, Bay Area! A Level 1 system is moving in today, and the wet weather will last through the weekend. ABC7's Lisa Argen has a timeline here:
Driver gets away from police in East Bay car chase; another ends in crash
East Bay authorities were involved in two police chases late Wednesday, with one ending in a crash and the second turning into a foot pursuit where the suspect managed to get away.At first glance of the aerial footage from a chase in Oakland, it looks like a man is parking his gray pickup truck in East Oakland. He casually gets out and slowly walks up the street. Then, two motorcycle officers from the Oakland Police Department show up and the chase ensues. He takes off running, jumping into a resident's backyard. He jumps fence after fence, at times he's seen taking...
Caltrain Cancels Select Train Services Mar 9-10 for Electrification Work, Offers Bus Replacements
Caltrain is putting the brakes on certain train services during the weekend of March 9-10 to speed up their major Electrification Project. Early morning and late-night trains will not run, affecting routes from San Francisco to Mountain View, as detailed in an announcement by the transit agency on February 28.
Fourth Suspect Charged with Murder in Oakland Officer Killing, Case Intensifies Amid DA Office Shake-Up
In an unexpected twist to the tragic killing of Oakland police officer Tuan Le, a fourth individual has found himself facing a murder rap, with Alameda County prosecutors throwing the book at Sebron Russell, 30, who had nearly landed a deal by agreeing to cough up a guilty plea on lesser burglary charges. According to an East Bay Times report, Russell's attorney, David Knutsen, slammed the charges as a rights runaround, alleging, “The District Attorney is attempting to thwart Mr. Russell’s rights with this proposed amended complaint.”
Iconic Chevy's in Emeryville set to close after 25 years
EMERYVILLE, Calif. - A Bay Area staple is closing its doors. The San Francisco Business Times reports that Chevy's Fresh Mex in Emeryville is expected to close April 16 after 25 years in business. It wasn't immediately clear why it was closing. The restaurant is an iconic Chevy's location situated...
Berkeley woman, 37, dies weeks after being hit by car
A woman died from her injuries after being hit by a car on Feb. 12 while on a jog.
New report lists a Bay Area suburb as the happiest city in the country
16 of the list’s top 50 happiest cities were in California.
Thursday Morning What's Up: Cluster of Earthquakes Rumble Off NorCal Coast
A 57-year-old man was fatally shot in East Oakland this morning, though the circumstances are not yet known. It was Oakland's 12th homicide of the year to date. [East Bay Times]. There was a cluster of earthquakes last night off the NorCal coast, about 170 miles west northwest of Eureka....
Oakland mayor will not attend public forum introducing 4 police chief finalists
The four finalists for Oakland's police chief will take part in a public forum and answer questions from the community. But the person in charge of hiring one of them will not be attending or participating.
Suspects in Lafayette Taco Bell robbery crash car with young boy in vehicle during police pursuit
Police in the East Bay arrested two robbery suspects after they allegedly robbed a Lafayette Taco Bell and led police on a high-speed pursuit with a 7-year-old boy in the vehicle that ended in a collision, authorities said.Wednesday afternoon at around 2 p.m., police officers in Lafayette responded to a report of a robbery at a Taco Bell located on the 3500 block of Mt. Diablo Boulevard."First, he tried to buy food, but he just had $3. So we just gave him a glass of water and after that he tried to get money from us," Taco Bell manager Josue...
Steph and Ayesha Curry's former Oakland penthouse up for sale
OAKLAND, Calif. - Steph and Ayesha Curry's former luxury penthouse in Oakland has hit the market for $1.7 million. Compass Real Estate has listed the three-bedroom, three-and-a-half bath condo. The space is 2,000 square feet, with multiple private balconies showing the entire bay. It was once owned by Curry's but...