After local and state governments banned indoor smoking two decades ago, the Bay Area’s waterways became choked with cigarette butts.
Alameda Mayor Trish Spencer recently advised members of a public panel on how to circumvent state and city public records laws.
Jesse Arreguín and Kriss Worthington are teaming up in Berkeley’s mayor’s race in a fight with fellow councilmember Laurie Capitelli over housing and growth.
The two tenant protection measures on the November ballot promise to also shape the outcome of the city council race.
A UC Berkeley professor is studying the dynamics of how African-American women are affected by racism—and why socioeconomic status matters to health.
Locals think their boys in blue are doing a great job.
The move by FEMA comes on the eve of the 25th anniversary of the worst firestorm in East Bay history.
During the last few years, homicides and gun violence have decreased as the police department has solved an increasing number of violent crimes. The secret? Ceasefire.
Public records show that Brown has financial ties to a company that could profit greatly from shipping coal through Oakland.
Pilots win championship, ground broken for housing, and Leora Feeney honored.