Alameda County News

PatientCare Executives Appointed to American Ambulance Association Board and Committees

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 20:37
Rob Lawrence, PatientCare's chief operating officer for its operation in Alameda County, California, has been appointed to the AAA Board of Directors ...

Cold case anniversaries in <b>Alameda County</b> bring plea for public help

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 20:26
DUBLIN — The anniversaries of two decades-old murder cases in Alameda County prompted the Sheriff's Office to issue a reminder that neither has ...

New Legislation On Granny Flats Proposed

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 19:41
The bill aims to reduce development impact fees and eliminate other barriers for homeowners who want to construct accessory dwelling units.

Time to review all Dublin residential plans?

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 19:07
Because Dublin developed under Alameda County until it incorporated in 1981, the city, like San Ramon, never had a downtown with a “Main Street” ...

Plans for &#39;The Phoenix&#39; to Rise on Surplus West Oakland Site

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 18:33
... environmental investigations and cleanup actions in association with its former use by Caltrans, the Alameda County Department of Environmental

Men charged in Oakland Ghost Ship warehouse fire face April trial

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:52
SAN FRANCISCO — Two men who face criminal charges for an Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 people were ordered Monday to stand trial on ...

Letter: We need better options for aiding the homeless

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 15:22
Re: “Alameda County — $340M for homeless” (Page B1, Nov. 29):. We clearly have a homeless crisis in the Bay Area and in Alameda County.

Authorities Ask For Tips In 35-Year-Old Cold Case

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 14:48
Authorities with the Alameda County Sheriff's Office are asking for the ... was found dead in the Sunol area of unincorporated Alameda County on Dec.

Bill to Test All Rape Kits Reintroduced by Senator Leyva

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 14:26
Jointly sponsored by the Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley, Joyful Heart Foundation, and Natasha's Justice Project, SB 22 follows ...

Oakland, California public schools face $60 million in cuts, state takeover

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 06:27
... the state's Fiscal Crisis Management and Assistance Team (FCMAT) and the Alameda County Superintendent of Public Schools, Karen Monroe.

California&#39;s historic drop in arrests still imperils blacks

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 05:03
Alameda County Sheriff's Sgt. J.D. Nelson noted that the crime rates are given county-wide: "One agency could arrest a lot of people and skew the ...

Santa Clara Co. has widest gender pay gap in Bay Area

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 03:56
(KTVU) - Santa Clara County has earned a reputation as a tech haven, but new ... San Mateo and Alameda counties are at 78 cents, and the state of ...

California bill seeks safety for released inmates after <b>Alameda County</b> woman&#39;s death

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 03:22
Legislation designed to protect inmates in California from being released from jail in the middle of the night was introduced Monday in an effort to ...

2 Men Charged in Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire Face April Trial

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 23:48
Retired Alameda County judge Vernon Nakahara was also assigned to preside over the trial during the same hearing in Oakland, California.

Steelers left with little margin for error after loss to Chargers

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 23:26
The Raiders have a 2-10 record but are a historically bothersome opponent at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. The Steelers have lost their past ...

Get help with recycling and composting

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 23:20
The way we recycle and compost changes a lot. It can be hard to keep up with new rules, new fines, and new needs. Don't be confused by recycling ...

Judge Vernon Nakahara assigned to preside over Oakland&#39;s Ghost Ship trial

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 22:30
Alameda County Judge Vernon Nakahara will preside over the Ghost Ship trial next spring. That decision was made Monday in Alameda County ...

Firefighters Raise $10K During &#39;Movember Shave Off&#39; Party

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 21:29
LIVERMORE, CA — Almost 200 firefighters in Alameda County recently sacrificed their facial hair in an effort to raise awareness about firefighter ...

Trial Judge Assigned In Ghost Ship Trial

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 20:37
Alameda County Superior Court Judge Vernon Nakahara was assigned today as trial judge in the upcoming trial of two men facing 36 counts of ...

Retired Judge Assigned To Preside Over Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire Trial

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 20:37
OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Alameda County Superior Court Judge Vernon Nakahara was assigned Monday as trial judge in the upcoming trial of two ...