Security firm makes false claims in bid to secure Port of Oakland contract
A security guard company tied to the defunct Your Black Muslim Bakery made grand claims about its credentials to win a job patrolling two parks at the Port of Oakland, but an investigation by this newspaper shows the proposal is littered with falsehoods.
Burdened by too many inmates for his deputies to handle, Sonoma County Sheriff Steve Freitas has signed a deal to jail up to 100 men in Alameda County's sprawling, undercapacity Santa Rita Jail.
Donations of dresses and accessories for the free swap meet, designed to make prom more affordable, are being accepted.
The visiting Chabot College men's basketball team stunned City College of San Francisco 101-94 on Saturday to advance to the final four of the California Community College Athletic Association state championships, which begin Friday at Cerritos College.
It took a 23-point fourth quarter and a game-winning three-pointer, but Moreau Catholic High defeated Salesian 73-68 to win the North Coast Section Division IV boys basketball championship Saturday night at Dublin High School
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Review: Kanishka's, a neo-Indian gastropub, opens in Walnut Creek
Executive chef Paramita Roy debuts small plates with Bengali flair at Kanishka's in Walnut Creek. Can we get those masala Kennebec fries to go?
(Photo by Eric Jamison/Invision/AP)
President Obama trades barbs with Zach Galifianakis on 'Between Two Ferns'
Obama rips the third “The Hangover” film, while Galifianakis calls the president a nerd.