(Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group Archives)
Hayward fire chief suspended after on-call drinking incident, scuffle with coworker
Hayward Fire Chief Garrett Contreras drove city vehicles after drinking, started a physical confrontation with a subordinate and failed to answer dispatchers when he was the on-call commander, according to a city investigation.
HAYWARD -- Two men who used to run a Union City hazardous waste disposal company with big-name local clients were sentenced to jail time on Wednesday for defrauding customers and cheating hazardous waste laws.
Oakland Raiders give silent treatment, Warriors parade worth more than it cost, Wi-Fi thee for free in San Leandro
Staff writersFremont to install surveillance camerasFremont will spend $299,000 for surveillance video cameras and license plate readers at 10 intersections on the city's edges.
Prosecutors allowed Salvador Valasco and Hector Garcia take plea deal because one witness died, a second was deported and a third wouldn't cooperate
Staff WritersGiants billboard invades A's turfWhen it comes to ballparks, the Giants' territory spans from Monterey to Marin. But for billboards, their reach extends all the way into East Oakland, much to the annoyance of the Oakland A's and their fans.
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Skip Muir Woods -- 6 other Bay Area redwood groves to treasure
If you'd rather not battle the crowds and traffic at Muir Woods, here are other pockets of green tranquillity.
One Direction's Louis Tomlinson forced to admit impending fatherhood
A day after band member Liam Payne confirms the news, Tomlinson acknowledges for the first time that he's going to be a dad -- after getting blindsided by question on 'Good Morning America.'