Who’s Left in El Cerrito Plaza? Caltrans Plans “Elephant...

"Snake" in the slammer? Former Raiders star Kenny Stabler is busted for DUI again

Metro Desk: the University

Even university leaders who supported the Novartis deal are beginning to express some doubts

Will Caltrans Build a Fourth Bore Through the Caldecott...

Commuters to Contra Costa would benefit from the extra lane--but Alameda County says it's a waste of money

Can “Small Schools” Save Berkeley High?

A growing group of teachers and parents believe that the answer for Berkeley's sprawling and troubled high school is "smaller learning communities"

Cinema, Verily

Roland De La Rosa loves movies and he has plenty to share.

Sickness and Wealth

Highland Hospital explores the complex ethical questions surrounding support groups for HIV positive patients

Restoring Creeks with Native Plants Requires a Fresh Start

But locals who live along Oakland's Sausal Creek have mixed feelings when hearing that some non-natives have been slated for removal.

Richmond Debates Building Its Own Power Plant at the...

City estimates that for a $3 million investment, the city would have a plant that could earn up to $20 million a year.

Regents Reverse; Supervisors OK New Juvie; Bob Bobb’s Still...

Press accounts say Jane Fonda was never the same after a stay in the East Bay.

Flag Waving in Berkeley; Lawsuit on Public School Conditions...

"Hey, what about me?" Richmond's vice mayor is squelched by fast-talking colleague.

Emeryville Officials Will Honor Ohlone Site Before Destroying It

"The city thinks of it only as a toxic waste dump. They never gave a thought to the destruction of the shellmound."

Despite Signs of National Recession,East Bay’s Economy Is Still...

Economy reverts to "normal growth"; no real relief seen for the area's high housing costs

Metro Desk

Changes at El Cerrito Plaza mirror changes in the city's Main Street image.
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