Alameda County News

Canoer Found Dead On Saturday Evening Identified

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 21:56
A man who died after his canoe overturned in the Berkeley marina on Saturday evening was identified by the Alameda County coroner today as ...

Fatality Causes Major Delays On Bart's Fremont Line

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 21:33
A fatality on the Fremont line near the Lake Merritt station is continuing to cause major delays, though limited service is now in place, BART ...

Fatality causes major delays on BART's Fremont line

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 21:00
Police, firefighters and the Alameda County coroner's office have responded to the scene. The track was cleared around 1:40 p.m., the agency said on ...

Officials identify man killed in Oakland collision

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 20:03
A man who was killed on Thursday night when his car plunged off an onramp to Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland, landed on the freeway and was hit ...

Man Who Died In Collision Late Thursday Night Is Identified

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 20:03
... in Oakland, landed on the freeway and was hit by another car was identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau today as Roshell Brewer Jr.

Coroner IDs man found dead in Berkeley Marina as Walnut Creek resident

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 19:15
... the Berkeley Marina was identified Monday as 38-year-old Walnut Creek resident Christopher Cheung, according to the Alameda County coroner's ...

Man charged with South Berkeley shooting is landlord of victim

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 19:11
Photo: Alameda County Sheriff's Office. The victim was hit twice, once on his right hand, and once on the side of his chest, causing what Berkeley ...

Jury deliberates over alleged Berkeley protest attack of Trump supporter

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 16:52
Wednesday, a trial began in Alameda County Superior Court where jurors have been asked to decide if five self-described “anti-fascist” defendants ...

California Schools Seek Rollback to Disclosure Law on Bond Votes

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 16:07
Because of higher turnout, counties, cities and school districts tend to ... by almost 68 percent, according to the Alameda County elections office.

Letter: House SNAP bill will harm low-income <b>county</b> residents

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 14:37
Fifty-nine percent of the 110,000 recipients in Alameda County are children, and 11 percent are seniors. SNAP brought $192 million in 100 percent ...

How Franklin Barreto is looking to capitalize…

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:52
... on a double play attempt in the first inning of a MLB game at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Tuesday, May 29, 2018.

AC Transit Unveils the Third Phase of AC Go

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:30
The Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District announced the third installment of ... AC Transit riders, in these Central Alameda County communities, will ...

Berkeley metal manufacturer sues Berkeley Bowl over property dispute

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 08:03
The complaint was filed at the Alameda County Superior Court against Berkeley Bowl, the Corder Family Emeryville Properties and Giffen Fiduciary ...

Firefighters Gain Upper Hand On Wildfires Near Livermore

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 03:56
LIVERMORE (CBS SF) — Alameda County Fire Department, Livermore-Pleasanton and CalFire firefighters had 90 percent containment Sunday night ...

Grass Fires Burn 60 Acres Near Pigeon Pass In <b>Alameda County</b>

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 03:56
Alameda County Fire Department, Livermore-Pleasanton and CalFire firefighters had 90 percent containment Sunday night on two separate grass ...

Animal rights protesters taunted with meat when they crash Martinez BBQ festival

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 02:48
The group has also disrupted dinner service at Chez Panisse, attempted to stop a cattle drive at the Alameda County Fair and held weekly protests at ...

Grass fires burn 20 acres south of Livermore, CalFire on-scene

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:24
Alameda County Fire Department and CalFire firefighters have contained two grass fires along state Highway 84 this afternoon between the Ruby Hill ...

Grass fires spur CHP traffic alert for Hwy. 84

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 00:00
Firefighters with the Alameda County Fire Department and California Department of Forestry responded to the area, and Livermore police aided with ...

Brush Fire Breaks Out In Livermore

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 23:40
The blaze was reported near Isabel Avenue and Vallecitos Road at 3:51 p.m. Alameda County and Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department crews ...

Brush Fires in Livermore Hills Shut Down Highway 84: CHP

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 23:37
Firefighters were battling multiple brush fires Sunday in unincorporated Alameda County, near Livermore, and some of the flames were blocking traffic ...