Alameda County News

Shadow Puppet Brewing Hosts 'First Responders Appreciation Day'

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 21:33
LIVERMORE, CA — A fundraiser this weekend at a popular Livermore brewery will pay homage to local first responders and their families. This is the ...

West Coast blues flourished in long-gone Russell City, west of Hayward

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 21:00
Even if you grew up in the Bay Area, chances are you may never have heard of the rural community that was located in Alameda County, on what is ...

Native American burial site found in East Bay city

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 20:48
... the shores and in the foothills of the East Bay before Europeans arrived, the coroner's bureau of the Alameda County Sheriff's Office determined.

16-year-old, three others arrested in Oakland BART station robbery

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 18:45
The 16-year-old was arrested on suspicion of robbery and taken to Alameda County Juvenile Hall. The 17-year-old was cited and released to a parent ...

Yesterday's Crimes: Strangle and Slash in San Leandro

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 18:33
Marian Schiager, a 44-year-old grandmother and clerk in an Alameda County welfare office, went to a long-defunct San Leandro supermarket at 7:45 ...

<b>Alameda</b> Co. sheriff&#39;s deputies serve search warrants related to firearms

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 15:45
OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Alameda County Sheriff's deputies were serving search warrants in Oakland on Tuesday morning. Sgt. Ray Kelly said the ...

Teachers Strike in West Virginia

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 13:41
Teachers in West Virginia, where a statewide walkout last year propelled a wave of educator unrest that continues to sweep the nation, are striking ...

Watch: Raiders&#39; best plays from the 2018 season

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 12:56
... season have resumed, however, and the chance remains some of next year's best plays will happen in the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.

The Nation in Brief

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 09:00
The list of names and information has been provided to the Alameda County district attorney to determine whether prosecutions are warranted.

Tesla crashes into tree, catches fire in <b>Alameda County</b>

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 19:17
A Tesla crashed into a tree Monday morning in Alameda County, catching fire and crumpling the vehicle into a metal ball, but the driver was able to ...

Fremont Councilman Bacon to run for <b>Alameda County</b> supervisor

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:15
FREMONT — Fremont City Councilman Vinnie Bacon is planning a 2020 run for Alameda County Supervisor in District 1, offering a challenge to ...

3000 Oakland teachers to strike this week as education protests continue to sweep the US

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:11
... Oakland range from $46,750 per year to $83,724 per year, according to school district data; the union says this is the lowest rate in Alameda County.

Oakland diocese names 45 priests accused of sexual abuse

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 14:00
The Oakland diocese, which spans Alameda and Contra Costa counties, is the second in the Bay Area to take the extraordinary step, following a ...

Families prepare in case Oakland teachers strike Thursday

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:07
Thomas said she wants a living wage, because her pay is the lowest rate in Alameda County. “I don't think I should be thrown crumbs,” said Thomas.

The Sierra Club and the luxury-housing developer

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 05:03
If so, you fall under the aegis of the club's Northern Alameda County Group, which is nested within the larger Bay Chapter. Be aware, then, that the ...

Community Meetings To Explore New Cross-Bay Link Between San Mateo, <b>Alameda Counties</b>

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 22:07
A series of community meetings are planned to help guide the development of a proposed new connection linking San Mateo and Alameda counties ...

Park It: Hike Livermore&#39;s Brushy Peak, see nature at night

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 13:08
24 at Sunol Regional Wilderness in southern Alameda County. The destination is a secret pond with frogs, toads, newts and other amphibious ...

ROBERT PRICE: Eighty years later, we&#39;ve identified Matt Warren&#39;s killer (we think)

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:56
... Earl Warren, Kern County Union High School graduate, district attorney of Alameda County and Republican candidate for state attorney general.

Oakland teachers announce strike over pay, class sizes

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 22:28
... limited resources on improving the salaries of Oakland's teachers, since by almost any measure, they are among the lowest in Alameda County…”.

Bat found at Hayward mall tests positive for rabies

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 21:15
The bat was submitted to the Alameda County Public Health Laboratory on Wednesday and tests came back positive Thursday. The Alameda County ...