Alameda County News

San Francisco inmates to choose night or morning release

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 14:48
St. Louis died of an apparent drug overdose shortly after the Alameda County Sheriff's Department released her from jail overnight. Public defender ...

Smoke from Solano <b>County</b> fire drifts into Bay Area

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 06:45
The thick cloud of smoke from the fire burning in Solano County could be seen ... the afternoon hours, the smoke spread into parts of Alameda County.

Fanned by wind, Solano <b>County</b> grass fire swells to 4500 acres

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 01:52
Fanned by wind, Solano County grass fire swells to 4,500 acres .... to the National Weather Service, with smoke visible in Alameda County on Sunday ...

Oakland: Key Events for the Week of Oct. 8th

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 22:41
Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley will be the special guest as the ICAC prepares to thank him for his many years of service as an Alameda ...

Red flag conditions: smoke from Solano fire drifting into <b>Alameda County</b>

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 22:18
Smoke from a fire in Solano County is drifting south into Alameda County, prompting red flag conditions, according to a Nixle alert released Sunday ...

Brush fires burn structures, prompt highway closures near Vacaville

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 21:33
An alert was issued by Alameda County officials asking residents not to call 911 about the smoke. ... There is currently a fire in Solano County.

Fast-Moving Grass Fire Burns 4000 Acres East of Fairfield

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 20:20
“Smoke from this fire is all the way down into Contra Costa County and Alameda County. What's burning here is just annual grassland. It's been very ...

Groundbreaking ceremony marks the official start to South I-680 express lane

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 20:15
... complete an express lane on southbound Interstate-680 from Marina Vista Avenue in Martinez to the Contra Costa-Alameda counties' shared line.

Letter: <b>Alameda County</b> jails are failing inmates

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 20:03
A report by Oakland Community Organization (available at uncovers dreadful conditions at Alameda County's ...

Blaze in Solano <b>County</b> sends clouds of smoke south on busy day of fires

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 19:52
With high winds and low humidity putting much of the Bay Area on high alert, firefighters moved quickly to reign in a series of grass fires Sunday — the ...

Vacaville area fires force two highway closures; smoke drifts into East Bay

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 19:52
At last report, games in Dublin and Pleasanton in neighboring Alameda County were still on. This is a developing story, check back here for updates.

Vacaville fires force two highway closures; smoke drifts into East Bay

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 19:51
... in Vacaville forced closures of two highways Sunday, and smoke from the blazes was seen drifting into parts of Contra Costa and Alameda counties.

Solano <b>County</b> grass fire prompts highway closure

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 19:43
Smoke from the fire is being carried by northeasterly winds, according to the National Weather Service, and it could be seen in Alameda County.

Smoke from Solano <b>County</b> fires drifts into East Bay

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 18:55
Smoke from Solano County fires drifts into East Bay ... Sunday afternoon is visible from the East Bay, specifically Contra Costa and Alameda Counties.

Perils of Probate: Probate Court Destroys Lives of Mother and Daughter

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 18:00
She has filed a petition to dismiss her mother's conservatorship and taken the civil case to the Alameda County district attorney's office. “When people ...

WORDS TO LIVE BY: The time is now

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 14:48
Author John Ortberg writes of one of the most thorough research projects on relationships called the Alameda County Study. Headed by a Harvard ...

Sunday Morning News Roundup

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 14:48
Lester Charles Harris, 53, was identified Saturday by the Alameda County Coroner's Office as the pedestrian fatally hit about 8:09 p.m. Friday while ...

Buffy Wicks Gets Contra Costa Building And Construction Trades Council Endorsement For CA AD ...

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 08:25
... Trades Council endorsement builds upon strong labor support for Buffy, including the Building and Construction Trades Council of Alameda County, ...

SF to let inmates set for release overnight remain in jail until the morning

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 08:02
... a woman who died of an apparent drug overdose after the Alameda County Sheriff's Department released her from Santa Rita Jail overnight in July.

Pleasanton: <b>County</b> fire readies for possible wildfires

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 05:26
The Alameda County Fire Department sent two fire engines and eight firefighters to Pleasanton on Saturday to be ready to fight wildland fires, ...