East Bay businesses can get rebate for energy programs
Select businesses in Alameda and Contra Costa counties are offered rebates of up to 50 percent of the cost of installing more energy-efficient equipment.
Livermore: Man suffers major injuries after rollover accident on Tesla Road
A man suffered major injuries after his Chevy Tahoe overturned, trapping him in the vehicle Thursday afternoon, officials said.
Fremont chastised for destroying emails, Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates needs better audio, sorry Oakland workers
Staff WritersFremont to grand jury: Already taken care ofFremont was taken to task this week for destroying most of its emails after 30 days, a practice the city has already modified.
BART's Oakland Airport cable car counts more passengers
June ridership on tram between Coliseum Station, airport up 35 percent over last year, district says
Alameda County Supervisor Carson puts brakes on ambulance company bailout
Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson voted no on a plan to spend $5 million to help Paramedics Plus, which has been losing millions. His vote killed the measure.
Berkeley: Mayor nominates Deputy City Manager Dee Williams-Ridley to step in as interim for departing City Manager Christine Daniel
The Berkeley City Council will discuss Williams-Ridley's nomination on July 14; Daniel, who became Berkeley's city manager in 2011, is leaving July 24 to become an assistant city administrator in Oakland.
'Random' San Francisco shooting kills 32-year-old ex-Pleasanton resident
The victim was Kathryn Steinle, a former Amador Valley High School graduate now living in San Francisco. Police arrested 45-year-old Francisco Sanchez in connection with the shooting.
State's largest outlet mall taking shape in Livermore through expansion
Re-branded San Francisco Premium Outlets in Livermore is putting the finishing touches on a 185,000 square-foot expansion, which will add 50 upscale stores to the 130 there already. When the new stores open on Aug. 13, the mall will be the largest outlet center in California.
BART Warm Springs fare to add 40 to 45 cents after Fremont
The 35-mile trip from Embarcadero to Warm Springs will be $6.35 in December, versus the current $5.95 Embarcadero to Fremont fare.
Berkeley police looking for bank robbery suspect
Officers are looking for a man who stole cash from a bank in downtown Berkeley, a police spokeswoman said.
(Dan Rosenstrauch/Bay Area News Group)
Five delicious noshes for that picnic basket
Ready to dine al fresco? Picnic cocktails, addictive fried chicken and tasty salads add up to a quintet of delicious treats for your outdoor feast.
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Did Tiger Woods cheat with Amanda Dufner?
Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.