Drummond: Mortgage help needed for relatives of deceased
A bill that would have helped family members of deceased people avoid foreclosure is pulled from the Legislature.
Other issues on the Tuesday schedule include a residential density bonus and operating standards for minidorms and group living accommodations.
Officers on Friday found and arrested a 16-year-old girl who escaped police custody, according to California Highway Patrol.
The Rockridge Community Planning Council, or RCPC as most folks call it, held its April meeting recently at the Rockridge Branch Library on College Ave. On the agenda was a most well-deserved commendation made to longtime editor of the RCPC News, Don Kinkead.
A national campaign has put dozens of billboards around the city and Oakland warning residents against buying firearms for other people. Some say it contributes to blight and portrays residents as criminals, though.
Measure J, a $47-a-year parcel tax passed by voters in 2011, stipulated that it would sunset if the hospital closes, but Measure D, a $52-a-year tax passed in 2004, does not
City's Fair Campaign Practices Commission workshop focused on a draft charter amendment by League of Women Voters of Berkeley Albany Emeryville and MapLight.
Coliseum to Fruitvale BART track work shutting down service Saturday evening through Sunday. Buses will carry riders between the two stations.
Scarlett Johansson hosts 'SNL'; Daytime Emmy Awards on tap
Plus, this week on TV: Rory Kennedy revisits 'Last days of Vietnam' and J.K. Rowling's adult novel, 'The Casual Vacancy,' comes to television.
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'Everybody Loves Raymond' star Sawyer Sweeten reportedly commits suicide
Actor, 19, played Geoffrey Barone on hit CBS show, alongside real siblings Sullivan and Madilyn.