Victim, whose vehicle was hit by a car traveling at high speed, pronounced dead at the scene  
Piedmont High School celebrates milestone for birdcalling contest.  
More than 4 million Californians have suspended licenses for failing to pay minor traffic fines. Exorbitant fees drive low-income people further into poverty  
The city's Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board had quite a crowd in attendance to hear various items at the board's April 13 meeting.  
Police were searching an East Oakland neighborhood on the ground and in the air for a man who left a gun behind as he fled from officers who stopped his car Friday afternoon.  
Elsewhere: Workforce agreement for $60 million Hayward library project  
San Jose's "fair" rating is lowest among cities in Santa Clara County.  
A free presentation and walking tour abut architect John Galen Howard will be held on the UC Berkeley campus from 2:30 to 6 p.m. April 22. The Women's Faculty Club is co-sponsoring the program that will discuss and look at buildings on the campus designed by Howard.  
A former UC Berkeley campus doctor was sentenced Friday to five years probation for sexual contact with male students during health center visits.  
The collision happened about 11 a.m. Friday at the intersection of West Grand Avenue and Mandela Parkway. Police said the motorcyclist was going westbound on West Grand when he was hit by a car turning northbound onto Mandela.