Traffic was flowing Tuesday morning over the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge as commuters got a first up-close glimpse of the span's signature 525-foot tower.  
 
 
D. ROSS CAMERON
The Pride parade came into existence 43 years ago as a reaction to the Stonewall incident, during which New York cops beat up several drag queens in a gay bar. This year's event took its marching orders from a slightly more exalted law enforcement entity -- the U.S. Supreme Court.  
 
 
SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD
Battle to save toothy rodents in Alhambra Creek has resulted in lasting legacy for child psychologist.  
 
 
Federal transit grants remain in limbo, despite a court ruling.  
 
 
Monthlong Oakland project will explore the challenges of living in a rough 'Deep East' neighborhood.