Alameda County News

Quotation of the Day: A Search in Fire-Ravaged California for What No One Wants to Find

18 hours 26 min ago
RAY KELLY, a spokesman for the sheriff's office in Alameda County, Calif., which has a team scouring the charred town of Paradise for bodies.

Thurmond opens substantial lead over Tuck in race for California schools chief

19 hours 15 min ago
At the Alameda County's voter registrar's office in downtown Oakland, vote tabulation was in full swing yesterday. Tim Dupuis, the county registrar of ...

Schools limit outdoor time, adopt other changes amid poor air quality

19 hours 27 min ago
In the East Bay, the Alameda County Office of Education sent out an advisory this morning denoting that while schools remain open, recess, lunch and ...

Woman sues masseuse, Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn alleging sexual assault

19 hours 38 min ago
The guest is a 50-year-old Alameda County resident identified only as Jane Doe in the civil lawsuit filed Tuesday in Sonoma County Superior Court ...

The East Bay's Tow Hustle

20 hours 12 min ago
... the fees they allege were illegally obtained, as well as extra damages for the inconvenience, according to Alameda County Superior Court records.

Pro-Tenant and Pro-Housing

20 hours 12 min ago
... was soundly defeated. However, it nearly passed in Alameda County and was expected to garner a majority of votes in Oakland and Berkeley.

Registrar Still Counting Votes, Results Clearer

20 hours 34 min ago
In the race for Alameda Mayor, Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft has a lead of 1,114 ... To see live election results, visit the Alameda County Registrar of Voters ...

Working and homeless in Oakland

20 hours 45 min ago
Housing costs have risen dramatically in Oakland the past few years and so has the number of people without homes. An Alameda County report ...

A Search in Fire-Ravaged California for What No One Wants to Find

21 hours 40 min ago
... on in Northern California,” said Sgt. Ray Kelly, a spokesman for the Alameda County Sheriff's Office, which has a search team working in Paradise.

Bay Area's lone GOP lawmaker is barely hanging on as counting continues

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 23:03
Steggall spoke from the Alameda County elections office, where he said ... Alhough the county election offices hope to have the final results before ...

Families mourn as first victims of California fire are named

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 22:30
Butte County Search and Rescue worker Noelle Francis, left, and search dog Spinner look through the ashes for survivors and remains after a wildfire ...

Homeless fund sparks battle between Oakland mayor and <b>Alameda County</b> supervisors

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 22:18
In one of her first post-election moves, Mayor Libby Schaaf sharply criticized Alameda County supervisors for their proposed distribution of an ...

Search continues for victims of California wildfires

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 21:00
Alameda County Sheriff Coroner officers searching for human remains at a burnt-down residence in Paradise, California, on Monday. More personnel ...

How Melvin Gordon&#39;s screen pass touchdown came together, Week 10 review and run defense ...

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 20:48
... as the moment the Chargers (7-2) separated themselves from the Raiders (1-8) for good in a 20-6 win at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.

<b>Alameda County</b> helps fight deadly Camp Fire

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 20:20
PARADISE, Calif. - Fighting the fire with memories in mind of when Paradise was truly paradise, “I had family up here in the past and friends and ...

Inside UC Berkeley&#39;s Food Pantry

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 19:51
Students are three times more likely than the average Alameda County resident to be food insecure: 44 percent versus 13 percent of residents at large ...

Incumbent Baker holds thin lead over Bauer-Kahan in 16th Assembly District race

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 19:48
However, in Alameda County, Baker, an attorney from Dublin, is ahead with 50.74 percent of the vote, or 33,282. Bauer-Kahan has 49.26 of the vote, ...

Dogs and portable morgues brought in as death toll in California fires rises

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 19:41
Alameda County Sheriff Coroner officers search for human remains after the Camp fire tore through the region in Paradise. Picture: Josh Edelson / ...

Hate Crimes Increase For The Third Consecutive Year, Up 17 Percent From The Previous Year

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 19:14
Similarly, Teresa Drenick, deputy district attorney for Alameda County, California, also believes that the rise in hate crimes can, at least in part, ...

A Look Back: The Oakland Raiders&#39; Week 10 Salute To Service

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 18:30
The Silver and Black welcomed several veterans, and current members of the military to the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum to take part in the ...