Former anchor Frank Somerville arrested in BerkeleyThe Berkeley ScannerNewsBreak Contributor
Police: Woman arrested after punching Berkeley shop ownerThe Berkeley ScannerNewsBreak Contributor
Beloved bakery and other local gems shut down in the Bay AreaJosue TorresNewsBreak Contributor
18-year-old gets 7 years in juvie despite ties to 3 murder casesThe Berkeley ScannerNewsBreak Contributor
Outpouring of Support: Beloved Wildlife Photographer Robbed, Community Rallies Behind HimBy LogicNewsBreak Contributor
Former Bay Area anchor Frank Somerville arrested twice in one night, Berkeley
Former Bay Area news anchor Frank Somerville was arrested twice in the East Bay overnight for alcohol-related charges, the Berkeley Police Department has confirmed to KRON4.
Woman, 2 children found dead in Bay Area home, police say
Police in the Bay Area on Monday found the bodies of a woman and two children, according to the Fremont Police Department. Officers and Fremont fire personnel went to a home in the 40000 block of Inglewood Common around 1 p.m. There, they found the three bodies. Fremont police said...
California allots $5 million to help displaced Half Moon Bay shooting victims
California Gov. Gavin Newsom has allotted $5 million to support those displaced by the January shootings at two farms in Half Moon Bay, some 25 miles south of San Francisco. The money is part of a series of grants totaling $16 million meant to make homeownership more accessible to California farmworkers.
Footage Shows Bay Bridge Illegally Shut Down to Film Music Video; It's Not The First Time
Over the weekend, a dramatic event unfolded on the Bay Bridge when traffic came to a sudden halt due to an alleged music video shoot, as reported by ABC7 News. However, this is not the first time disruptive events have occurred on the bridges of the Bay Area; instances of "dangerous stunts" and sideshows in recent months have sparked concern among drivers and authorities alike.
When thunderstorms — and hail — could hit San Francisco this week
After a sunshine-filled weekend, San Francisco could get wet this week. A moist weather system starting in Southern California is expected to arrive in the Bay Area by Monday night or early Tuesday morning, according to the National Weather Service. Monday in The City will start mostly cloudy before "gradually becoming sunny" in the afternoon, with a high of 65 degrees, the agency said. ...
Program aims to help farmworkers keep, buy homes
The program follows a mass shooting in Half Moon Bay early this year that left seven immigrant farmworkers dead. Living conditions were unsanitary and housing was unpermitted at the two coastal farms where the shootings took place. San Mateo County is one of five places in the state where the...
Rare June Thunderstorms and Crime Wave Hit Bay Area
The year 2023 continues to surprise residents with wild weather patterns, as the Bay Area experiences an atypical first alert weather day. Rare showers and thunderstorms are expected in the region during June. Although there have been no reported instances of thunder or lightning in the Bay Area, several occurrences have been noted throughout the state. The First Alert Doppler radar predicts that the best chance for storms in the area is roughly 12 hours away.
2 Coastside crashes give emergency crews a busy morning
SAN MATEO -- A crash in El Granada sent a car careening off the highway, smashing through a fence and hitting a house, injuring two occupants of the car Saturday, a Cal Fire spokeswoman said.The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 1 and Medio Avenue in El Granada, a village in San Mateo County. Firefighters responded at 9:02 a.m., according to Cecile Juliette of Cal Fire San Mateo-Santa Cruz."Two cars got into a crash on Highway 1 and one of them went through a fence and yard and hit a house at Third and Medio," Juliette said. The car did not penetrate the house, Juliette said.Two occupants of the car that hit the house were hospitalized, one with major injuries and the other with moderate injuries, according to Juliette.The California Highway Patrol is investigating the crash, the spokeswoman said.Later in the day, a car rolled over on Highway 1 south of Half Moon Bay, Cal Fire tweeted. There were no injuries in that incident.
Overdose victim dies after he’s dumped at hospital
A man who had suffered a drug overdose was dropped off by his friends in a parking lot at Stanford Hospital, police said. Damian Juarez, 19, was declared dead less than an hour later, despite attempts to save his life by doctors and nurses. Security guards in the pediatric emergency...
PG&E's San Mateo County power shutoff drill focuses on circuits in Menlo Park and Half Moon Bay
Additional PG&E crews and equipment will be in San Mateo County Monday and Tuesday to prepare for potential public safety power shutoffs, PG&E officials said Monday, June 5. Crews during the two days will be conducting a power shutoff drill that is focused on the south-southwestern sections of the county as summer commences.
Bald eagle crashes into home
A bald eagle crashed into a window of a Palo Alto home and stunned himself, likely while hunting a smaller bird, according to animal control officers. When the call came in from the Greenmeadow neighborhood last week, animal control officers thought the report was incorrect, and that the bird was likely a hawk or an owl — something more common.
P.F. Chang’s Closing Longstanding California Location June 23rd
The company will not be renewing its lease. This article is based on corporate postings and accredited media reports. Linked information within this article is attributed to the following outlets:Wikipedia.org, ScrapeHero.com, and SFGate.com.
Morning chance for isolated shower in Bay Area, clouds clear for sunny afternoon
Before 10 a.m. Tuesday there's the chance of an isolated shower with the best chance being in the South Bay.
Beloved bakery and other local gems shut down in the Bay Area
After being a favorite spot for plant-based baked goods in Berkeley for 13 years, the vegan bakery brand Cinnaholic has closed its doors. This popular shop specialized in personalized cinnamon rolls with a whopping 20 topping options, as well as mouthwatering cookies and brownies. Cinnaholic grew into a chain with over 100 outlets across the United States and Canada. While the San Jose shop shut down in April, the Concord location is still up and running.
The Daily 06-05-23 Chance of rain, 'heavy downpours' head toward SF Bay Area
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Taylor Middle School Teacher Arrested for Lascivious Conduct: Emotional Effect on Millbrae Students
By Amelia Naughten (Staff Writer), Michaela Gonzalez (Opinion’s Editor) and Katelyn Chang (Editor-in-Chief) On April 20, 2023, the San Mateo County Sheriff Department arrested 54 year-old Mathew Garrett in his home in San Francisco for 10 counts of sexual assault. His bail was set at $5 million. Two months...
Letter to the editor: Don't be afraid to rescue and adopt a gamecock — mine is the 'sweetest'
Make your voice heard in Lookout's Community Voices opinion forum with a letter to the editor.
SF Bay Ferry's slashed fares here to stay for summer, beyond
San Francisco Bay Ferry's temporarily discounted fares are (mostly) here to stay. After slashing fares 30% across the system two years ago as part of its pandemic recovery program, the SF Bay Ferry on Monday said those discounted fares will only incrementally increase over the next five years. Beginning on July 1, regular service fares will increase a total of 3% over current levels. But fares on some routes are...
Man arrested for DUI, possession of firearms in San Carlos
SAN CARLOS, Calif. (KRON) – Officers arrested a man who was driving under the influence and in possession of two firearms Saturday morning, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Just before 7 a.m., officers responded to the 200 block of Industrial Road after a report was made of a vehicle blocking the exit […]
Bay Area's Beloved Live 105 FM Radio Returns to Rock Roots
Rock music fans in the Bay Area can rejoice as the legendary Live 105 FM radio station makes a comeback today at 105.3. Launched in the mid-80s, the station played tracks from iconic bands like The Cure and Odyssey before a 2021 rebranding. Recently, a poll revealed a high demand to revive the rock format, leading the station to switch from adult hits back to its original rock foundation.
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