Alameda County News

“Make a Difference Week” helps victims of North Bay fires and impacts the Bay Area community

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:52
They collaborated with the Alameda County Sheriff's Deputies who then transported all the donations to victims in need in the North Bay. The donation ...

Here's how much rain fell around the San Francisco Bay Area in the last 24 hours

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:47
Alameda County. Piedmont .57. Oakland Airport .08 inches. Livermore Airport .09 inches. Contra Costa County. Mount Diablo Peak 1.61 inches.

Atlanta joins legal defense effort for accused illegal immigrants

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:30
Atlanta is joining 10 other cities and counties across the country in an ... Md., in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., and Oakland/Alameda County, Calif.

Press release

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:04

East and South Bay jails under spotlight amid inmate allegations of inhumane treatment

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:56
In Alameda County, Prisoners United, a coalition of inmates who conducted the hunger strikes there have submitted five demands to the sheriff's ...

Hayward to allow cannabis businesses

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:45
He pointed out that Contra Costa County and Livermore, Dublin, ... on marijuana business, placing more pressure on Alameda County cities to pick up ...

<b>County</b> Steps in with Solution

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 07:52
Thanks to Alameda County Board of Supervisors, the second phase of Kottinger Gardens, an affordable senior housing development in Pleasanton, ...

Parks Department Rejects Offer to Buy Off-Road Expansion Area

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 07:52
The letter stated, "There is approximately $12 million available in the Open Space Fund to acquire open space land in East Alameda County.".

Final Goodguy Event of 2017 at the Fairgrounds

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 07:52
This event at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, officially ends the Goodguys car show season for hot rodders all over California.

Middleton makes history in Palm Springs

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 04:52
... on the ballot in the longtime gay desert mecca in Riverside County. ... seat on the Alameda County Superior Court, on which she continues to serve.

Kidnapper who cross-examined his own victim found guilty

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 04:07
According to Alameda County deputy district attorney Alexander Hernandez, Buchanan's sentencing is set for Dec. 8, 2017. The crime took place May ...

Benicia Library leans on inmates for chair repair

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 02:15
A touch of irony — Dodd's first job was librarian at the Alameda County Jail in Pleasanton. And no, he never saw the motion picture “Shawshank ...

Axis Dance&#39;s Smith to retire in February

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 02:15
Her numerous honors include the 2009 Alameda County Arts Leadership Award, KQED's Local Hero award in 2005, and Theatre Bay Area's 40 ...

Jason Moran is the perfect pianist to re-create Thelonious Monk&#39;s magic

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 23:41
Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton; $6-$20; parking is $10; 7 Horszowski Trio: The New York outfit formed in 2011 is ...

A&#39;s stadium: New poll finds big support for Peralta site

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 23:37
While members of the Oakland Chamber, Visit Oakland and the Alameda County Buildings Trades have stood alongside A's stadium supporters, the ...

Raiders bocce ball tournament raises money for local kids

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 22:52
... High School, and Tennyson High School athletics, as well as NorCal Special Olympics and the Alameda County Deputy Sheriff's Athletic League.

Goodguys set for fall finale car show at Pleasanton fairgrounds

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 22:41
... brings more than 2,500 classic cars, customs and hot rods, plus a wide range of other activities, to the Alameda County Fairgrounds this weekend.

Poll Shows Support for New Oakland A&#39;s Ballpark

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 21:00
The A's have estimated a 2023 opening for the ballpark, which would replace the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum as their home. For that plan to ...

Oakland approves city&#39;s first &#39;outdoor navigation center&#39; for homeless in 40 Tuff sheds

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 20:26
Schaaf said the council's action also allows the city to accept funds and donations that may become available from Alameda County, the neighboring ...

Emery Bay Market office complex in Emeryville sold to Colorado investors

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 20:15
... complex at the Emery Bay Public Market in Emeryville has been bought by investors from Colorado for $33.3 million, according to Alameda County ...