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People are aware of their water usage, acknowledging that a major portion goes into maintaining their lawns.
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Melissa Morris, center, project specialist at Tennyson High School, leads a group of students in the school's community garden and farm in Hayward, Calif., Friday April 11, 2014.
An 18-year-old convicted of first-degree murder in the shooting death of a toddler during the filming of a rap video in Oakland has been sentenced to 25 years to life in state prison.
Customers in the East Bay's largest water district should be asked to continue voluntarily reducing their water use 10 percent without mandatory water rationing, the agency's top managers recommend.
Learn about building a clean, healthy, sustainable world 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 26 at Washington Park, 740 Central Ave. Earth Day games, exhibits, farmers market stands and youth activities led by Scouts from Alameda troops; free.
A group of 40 anti-nuclear activists, including a Dominican nun, were peacefully arrested at Lawrence Livermore Laboratory at the conclusion of an annual Good Friday protest organized by local interfaith groups.
You waited with eager anticipation ALL YEAR LONG...... and it is FINALLY BACK!!! Yay, us!!! This is a YOU HEARD IT HERE FIRST announcement Our own Cop Shop will be hosting their Flea Markets this year on Sunday June 8, 2014 and Sunday August 17, 2014 from 8am-4pm.
On Monday, the Palo Alto City Council is expected to join its counterpart in Menlo Park in objecting to a proposal that would strip funds from a commuter rail project linking the mid-Peninsula and East Bay.
The teenaged driver facing a murder charge and felony reckless driving following a fatal bicycle collision last summer pleaded guilty today to vehicular manslaughter with a Great Bodily Injury enhancement as part of a plea agreement, according to officials at the Alameda County District Attorney's Office.
A San Leandro High School teacher turned himself in Thursday after prosecutors charged him with engaging in an ongoing sexual relationship with a teenage student, police said.
A teacher at San Leandro High School has been arrested and charged for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a teenager, police said Thursday.
An Alameda County jury on Thursday convicted three alleged gang members of multiple counts of murder and attempted murder in connection with an ambush shooting outside a San Leandro warehouse party in 2011.
Leon Chang , whose age and city of residence were not immediately released, allegedly engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a minor, San Leandro police officials said without elaborating.
A teenager who is a reputed gang member was sentenced Thursday to 25 years to life in state prison for his first-degree murder conviction for a shooting that killed a 23-month-old boy in West Oakland in 2011.
The median home sales price was $575,000 in Alameda County. Prices rose by 22.8 percent in Contra Costa County, with the median at $425,000.
The Alameda County District Attorney's Office announced Thursday that it is seeking the death penalty against an Oakland man charged with two murders, including the killing of an 8-year-old girl.
Citing an ongoing investigation, the California Fair Political Practices Commission has refused to release any records pertaining to an investigation of the Alameda County Democratic Party Central Committee.