Alameda: Developer drops housing plans for Crab Cove Visitor Center
The East Bay Regional Park District wants to acquire the approximately four-acre property off McKay Avenue to expand Crab Cove by using funds from Measure WW, which Alameda and Contra Costa County voters approved in November 2008 to protect and expand open space at the district.
HAYWARD -- A San Francisco labor attorney pleaded guilty on Tuesday to misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter and felony hit-and-run for killing a Chinese tourist in Dublin in 2012.
Monday was the deadline for comments to the recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Phillips 66 Company Rail Spur Extension Project, which would bring about 250 unit trains a year with 80 tank cars plus locomotives and supporting cars to a new crude oil unloading facility in Santa Maria from the north or from the south along tracks owned by the Union Pacific Railroad, including possibly the Capitol Corridor along the east shore of San Pablo and San Francisco bays.
The City Council approved the plan, despite objections from neighbors, for a remodeling of the Valero station at Santa Rita Road and West Las Positas Boulevard.
Reason doesn't sway believers in liberalismI was amused to read the comments by retiring U.S. Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, (Valley Times, Nov. 17) on why Americans were discontented with President Obama and showed it at the ballot box.
This Thanksgiving, be grateful that Gemma Teller isn't your mother
In its own way, TV demonstrates just how good we have it
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Bette Midler to Ariana Grande: Clean up your act
The veteran entertainer complains in an interview that young singers rely too much on selling sex instead of talent.