• Missing Walnut Creek man is located - 08/01/2015 11:04 PM PDT
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    Correction: Identification of police officers at funeral
    07/31/2015 - A photo caption in the News section Friday incorrectly identified law enforcement officers from the Fremont Police Department. 

    Correction: Berkeley inspection ordinance
    07/27/2015 - A front-page story Sunday incorrectly reported when the first inspections are required under Berkeley's new ordinance requiring multiunit building owners to hire inspectors to check balcony safety and report the results. 

    Setting the Record Straight
    07/23/2015 - A story about the Gilroy Garlic Festival in the Local News section on Thursday listed incorrect hours for the event. 

    Setting the Record Straight
    07/22/2015 - A story on the cover of the Wednesday's Sports section incorrectly referred to Yoenis Cespedes as a member of the American League All Star team. Cespedes was a final-vote candidate, but did not make the team. 

    Correction: Employee at The Tavern in Martinez
    07/20/2015 - A story in Monday's Local section misidentified an employee of the new Tavern at the former Pine Meadow Golf Course in Martinez. 

    Correction:
    07/06/2015 - A story on Friday's front page about the University of California's admission rates misspelled the name of Berkeley High graduate Wissem Bouali, who will attend UC Berkeley starting next spring. 

    Correction: Richmond City Council vote on Red Oak Victory
    07/01/2015 - A story in Wednesday's Local section incorrectly reported that the Richmond City Council did not reach a decision about moving the historic SS Red Oak Victory ship, berthed in the Port of Richmond. 

    Correction: Metropolitan Transportation Commission website
    06/24/2015 - A story in Tuesday's Local News section about an upgrade of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge incorrectly reported the website for the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. Details of the plan for a bike and pedestrian path across the bridge and an eastbound commuter lane are online at www.mtc.ca.gov.
     

    Setting the Record Straight
    06/23/2015 - A headline in the Local News section Tuesday about the plans to reorganize the San Jose Police Department should have said the department is looking to hire an outside consultant with its plans to re-evaluate the department's structure and staffing. 

    Correction: Wrong court cited in immigration forum story
    06/22/2015 - A story in Sunday's Local Section incorrectly identified the court that placed an injunction on President Obama's expanded immigration actions. It was the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.  

    Correction: Bird deaths on the Altamont Pass
    06/17/2015 - A June 6 front-page story about bird deaths from wind turbines on the Altamont Pass incorrectly reported that 44 percent of all bird deaths over the last three years of Alameda County's avian mortality study occurred while turbines were not operating. 

    Correction: Stanford president
    06/16/2015 - A story in Monday's local section incorrectly reported when Stanford University President John L. Hennessy is expected to step down. He is expected to step down in the summer of 2016. 

    Correction: Crohns Foundation will be recipient of percentage or peanut butter proceeds
    06/02/2015 - A Local section story that ran Friday about a Los Gatos 12-year old entrepreneur who makes peanut butter incorrectly stated where she plans to donate a percentage of her profits. She plans to donate to the Crohn's Foundation.  

    Correction: Black exodus from Richmond
    06/02/2015 - A front-page story May 23 incorrectly reported that the construction of Richmond Parkway in the 1990s led to the demolition of homes to make way for subdivisions such as Parkway Estates that displaced African-American residents. The area was not a residential neighborhood before the subdivision was built, and most of the residents who moved to Parkway Estates were African-American, according to project developer Community Housing Development Corp. The story also incorrectly attributed the information to the Rev. Andre Shumake. Shumake was referring to other housing sites in Richmond that he said displaced African-American residents. 

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    05/25/2015 - A column by Tom Barnidge on the front page Monday misidentified a plane that World War II pilot Chuck Sapper flew. The plane was a B-17. 

  • Correction: - 04/20/2015
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