Newark Rotary crab feed a sellout
Proceeds benefit local, international service projects
Fremont approves pedestrian-bicycle bridge between Warm Springs BART station and a new planned "innovation district" with 4,000 homes, elementary school and office space; Hayward mulls the end of June municipal elections.
A Newark City Council study session on a Civic Center replacement feasibility study is scheduled at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 4 in Council Chambers, 37101 Newark Blvd.
NEWARK -- A man fatally shot by a Newark police officer on Sunday has been identified as 62-year-old Jeffry Graves by the Alameda County coroner's bureau, authorities said.
A veteran officer has been placed on paid administrative leave after he fatally shot an apparently suicidal man who pointed a gun at police and citizens after a tense hour of negotiations Sunday afternoon, authorities said.
Oakland denies former Black Panther's $7 million claim; construction on the new Hayward library begins, but a big red security sign there annoys some folks.
America's largest drugstore chain, Walgreens has informed Palo Alto-based Theranos Inc. to "immediately cease" sending any clinical laboratory tests, provided through Theranos Wellness Centers at Walgreens, to its lab in Newark, the Deerfield, Ill.
A nesting pair of peregrine falcons has been seen at the Castle Rocks near Walnut Creek, now closed to public access in order to protect them. If nests are disturbed, the birds won't reproduce. So please stay away.
( T. Charles Erickson )
Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
( Dimitrios Kambouris )
Susan Sarandon fires back at Piers Morgan for bra-shaming
Susan Sarandon, Piers Morgan and everyone else on Twitter is in uproar over his fit over her cleavage-revealing bra ensemble at SAG Awards.