Crockett: Amtrak train slams into unoccupied car; no injuries
An Amtrak Capitol Corridor train, headed from Sacramento to San Jose, was delayed for almost two hours and four other trains were also delayed following a collision with an unoccupied car Wednesday evening.
The ever widening circles of alternative energy are about to meet local and regional politics as Contra Costa County weighs setting up a clean energy program to bring more affordable wind and solar powered electricity to residents and businesses
If you'd like to burn off some accumulated calories, the East Bay Regional Park District stands ready to assist. Post-Thanksgiving activities, some strenuous and some not, are planned at several regional parks.
HERCULES -- Officers are seeking the public's help with identifying a burglary suspect captured on home surveillance footage Wednesday.Officers responded at 12:24 p.
Daniel Borenstein: Rodeo-Hercules Fire District must not skirt election rules or short firefighters' pension fund.
Two adults were arrested and a 14-year-old girl was taken to juvenile hall after a fight led to a brief chase Tuesday afternoon, police said.
El Cerrito St. John's Senior Center -- 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays. 6500 Gladys Ave. The center will be closed on Nov. 24 and will reopen on Dec. 1. Needlecrafts, painting and drawing, copper enameling, tai chi, sit-down exercises, card and table games.
Alternative gifts: Tips for meaningful holiday giving
Dreading holiday gift shopping? Here are readers' ideas for gifts that are unique and meaningful.
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Rosie O'Donnell: Donald Trump's presidential bid a 'nightmare'
With a long history of animosity, will Rosie O'Donnell calling Donald Trump's presidential bid a nightmare set off another round of insults?