Piedmonter/Montclair What's Happening: Team East Oakland Baseball Skills Camp
Team East Oakland Skills Camp -- Register for two-hour skills clinic for boys and girls, ages 7-14, on Dec. 29 at Bishop O'Dowd High School. 9500 Stearns Ave.
Elsewhere: Union City school leads communitywide typhoon aid effort; San Lorenzo district teachers aides, IT and office staff get a new contract with hard-fought health care benefits.
SWAT team members found Matthew Anthony Rossi, 29, of San Jose holed up in a Union City home Tuesday. He was wanted for kidnapping and criminal threats.
East Bay Girls Water Polo Coach of the Year: Heather Johnston, San Ramon Valley; First and second team selections
San Ramon Valley girls water polo coach Heather Johnston guided a young Wolves to an unbeaten record and a North Coast Section Division I championship
Piedmont Basketball Foundation -- Hosting a fundamental skills camp on Dec. 8 for boys and girls, grades 3-8, at Morrison gym. 740 Magnolia Ave., Piedmont.
A power outage affected more than 6,000 PG&E customers in Union City and Fremont on Tuesday evening, a spokeswoman for the utility said.
Ivan Rabb leads Bishop O'Dowd High boys basketball team past Bullard-Fresno 90-76 at NorCal Tip Off Classic at Newark Memorial
Mayor Jean Quan has not completely given up on a failed tax that would have raised nearly $2 million to help prevent wildfires in the fire-prone Oakland hills.
Nsimba Webster accounts for five touchdowns in Deer Valley's 67-44 win over James Logan in Division 1 NCS football quarterfinals.
This country just became the first to legalize pot
In a bold bid to control addiction and drug violence, Uruguay has become the first country to legalize marijuana. Full Story
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Review: 'Saving Mr. Banks' predictably magical
Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks shine in a film that depicts how Walt Disney struggled to convince persnickety 'Mary Poppins' author P.L. Travers to sell him the film rights to her beloved story.
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Demi Lovato says she couldn't go 30 minutes without cocaine
Former Disney actress and current 'X Factor’ judge says she hit rock bottom at age 19.