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East Bay SPCA offers free pet food to families in need amid the coronavirus pandemic

East Bay SPCA offers free pet food to families in need amid the coronavirus pandemic

NO PETS LEFT HUNGRY: The East Bay SPCA is hosting a free pet food drive for residents who have been financially impacted amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: East Bay SPCA offers free pet food to fa...→

East Bay SPCA offers free pet food to families in need amid the coronavirus pandemic

East Bay SPCA offers free pet food to families in need amid the coronavirus pandemic

NO PETS LEFT HUNGRY: The East Bay SPCA is hosting a free pet food drive for residents who have been financially impacted amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: East Bay SPCA offers free pet food to fa...→

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Many COVID-19 testing sites are open to the general public, even if you don’t have symptoms or health insurance. Read full article: Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get t...→

Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voters on Tuesday

Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voters on Tuesday

As polls open for the Kentucky primary election on Tuesday, ride-sharing service Lyft has offered free rides to the polls for voters. Read full article: Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voter...→

Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow with free food and diapers

Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow with free food and diapers

Mutual aid has a long history among oppressed groups, and is embraced by many modern Indigenous societies. Read full article: Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow wit...→

Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting

Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting

The shooting happened around 4:35 a.m. as the vehicle traveled east on Interstate 80 near San Pablo Dam Road, the CHP said. Read full article: Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting...→

In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a barber offers free cuts

In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a barber offers free cuts

Peru has been one of Latin America’s hardest hit by recession brought on by the virus outbreak. Its gross domestic product has already shrunk 12% this year, a [...] Read full article: In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a bar...→

Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000

Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000

Joe Canciamilla, the former elections chief for Contra Costa County was charged Wednesday with 34 felonies for allegedly using more than a quarter million doll [...] Read full article: Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged Fo...→

Bat attack near East Bay store puts man in hospital

Bat attack near East Bay store puts man in hospital

The attack happened Sunday night around 9:35 p.m., about three hours police said officers encountered the same suspect with a baseball bat. Read full article: Bat attack near East Bay store puts man ...→

East Bay man sentenced to federal prison for ‘obscene chats’ with girl

East Bay man sentenced to federal prison for ‘obscene chats’ with girl

The defendant admitted to “engaging in oral sex” with the victim, according to federal prosecutors. Read full article: East Bay man sentenced to federal prison...→

Baker offers free coronavirus tests to George Floyd, Black Lives Matter protesters

Baker offers free coronavirus tests to George Floyd, Black Lives Matter protesters

Gov. Charlie Baker is urging all protesters to get tested at any of the 50 pop-up sites opening this week to guard against any flare-ups of the virus following [...] Read full article: Baker offers free coronavirus tests to G...→

Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music Instruction to District 60 Students

Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music Instruction to District 60 Students

During a time when virtual lessons and events are commonplace, nonprofit Bravo Waukegan puts a new spin on virtual learning by offering a free virtual summer p [...] Read full article: Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music...→

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers interest-free loans to small businesses

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers interest-free loans to small businesses

The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce has started a campaign called the Bring Back Brooklyn Fund, offering interest-free loans. Read full article: Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers inte...→

Man dead after overnight shooting in East Bay

Officers found the man shot more than once and down after responding to the 1300 block of Rumrill Boulevard around 2:50 a.m., Capt. Brian Bubar said. Read full article: Man dead after overnight shooting in Eas...→

These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on your must-try list

These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on your must-try list

It's no secret that some of the best food comes from food trucks. There's a variety of delicious spots to choose from in Tampa Bay, but here are seven must-try [...] Read full article: These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on...→

NoHo BID offers free PPE for local businesses as New York City reopens - amNewYork

The NoHo BID is working to make sure that local businesses have what they need to begin reopening. As businesses begin to reopen in phase 1 of reopening, Read full article: NoHo BID offers free PPE for local busin...→

One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills San Francisco woman

One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills San Francisco woman

Shalene Butler, 23, died at the scene following the crash around 6:35 a.m. on eastbound Interstate 80 just west of the San Pablo Dam Road exit, the CHP said. Read full article: One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills ...→

JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, including East Bay location

JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, including East Bay location

By Chris Isidore | CNN Business JCPenney will close another 13 stores for good. The department store chain, which filed for bankruptcy last month, is inching t [...] Read full article: JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, i...→

East Bay man found with 500 pounds of illegal fireworks during I-80 traffic stop

East Bay man found with 500 pounds of illegal fireworks during I-80 traffic stop

An enforcement stop on an alleged reckless speeder in Vacaville early Thursday revealed an unlicensed driver, two children and an estimated 500 pounds of illeg [...] Read full article: East Bay man found with 500 pounds of il...→

Here's what East Bay hair salon had to do to reopen amid coronavirus pandemic: 'It is so overwhelming'

Here's what East Bay hair salon had to do to reopen amid coronavirus pandemic: 'It is so overwhelming'

"Half of us will be able to come back... half of us lost our salons." As Bay Area salons begin to reopen, we're learning more about the costly struggle it took [...] Read full article: Here's what East Bay hair salon had to d...→

Man shot and killed near car at East Bay apartment complex is identified

Man shot and killed near car at East Bay apartment complex is identified

Police responded to the apartment in the 1300 block of Rumrill Boulevard around 2:50 a.m. and found Shawn Tillis down near his car within the complex. Read full article: Man shot and killed near car at East Bay...→

'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement in East Bay

'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement in East Bay

"I never thought this would be my reality, we talk about Rosa Parks, we talk about Martin Luther King, this is a moment, this is real," said Aqua. Read full article: 'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in so...→

Decision delayed again on East Bay city’s 315-unit apartment plan

Decision delayed again on East Bay city’s 315-unit apartment plan

Denying the project could potentially cost Lafayette more than $15 million in a legal fight, according to a city staff report. Read full article: Decision delayed again on East Bay city’...→

Ford offers free maintenance for essential workers through loyalty program

The automaker said members of its FordPass Rewards loyalty program who are defined by their states as essential workers can download an offer for a free servic [...] Read full article: Ford offers free maintenance for essenti...→

Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Police: Inside Seattle’s ‘Autonomous Zone’

Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Police: Inside Seattle’s ‘Autonomous Zone’

President Trump challenged Seattle’s mayor to “take back your city” after police vacated a precinct and protesters laid claim to the neighborhood around it. Read full article: Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Polic...→

East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reopen After Closure Due to COVID-19

East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reopen After Closure Due to COVID-19

Piers, boardwalks and other water areas in San Diego will begin reopening Monday following lengthy closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reope...→

Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house village

Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house village

They’ve imagined, designed, and are now building 24 tiny houses which they hope will soon be theirs. Read full article: Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house...→

LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Food for Low-Income Families

LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Food for Low-Income Families

LA Animal Services hosted its second community Pet Food Pantry of the month on Monday to provide free pet food for low-income families and residents in LA. The [...] Read full article: LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Foo...→

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

More than 450 Bay Area psychotherapists are offering pro bono counseling sessions to frontline and essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline work...→

Police arrest East Bay arson suspect twice in three days

Abdulfatah Idris, 39, is suspected of setting fires next to Interstate 680 and Mission Boulevard South on June 17, as well as throwing a rock through a busines [...] Read full article: Police arrest East Bay arson suspect twi...→

Where you can get a free mask in Tampa Bay

Where you can get a free mask in Tampa Bay

As mandatory mask orders go into effect for Tampa and St. Petersburg, some Tampa Bay area spots are giving out free masks.... Tampa, St. Pete and Pinellas Coun [...] Read full article: Where you can get a free mask in Tampa B...→

RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Year Of College At Chicago State University

RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Year Of College At Chicago State University

If you’re a parent or a recent high school graduate, these two words are sure to get your attention – free college. Read full article: RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Y...→

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Over the one-year period that ended in April, a month that brought severe job losses to the entire nation and all of California, Santa Clara County lost far fe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: South Bay job marke...→

Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Underwood’s sister sets East Bay memorial service

Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Underwood’s sister sets East Bay memorial service

A memorial service Friday will allow many moved by last month’s fatal shooting of a Federal Protective Services officer to pay their respects in person. Read full article: Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Under...→

East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest elementary school teacher on suspicion of gun, drug charges

East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest elementary school teacher on suspicion of gun, drug charges

A man identified by Alameda County Sheriff’s detectives as a fourth-grade school teacher was in county jail after his arrest on suspicion of gun- and drug-rela [...] Read full article: East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest ele...→

Denver offers free coronavirus testing in underserved areas

Denver offers free coronavirus testing in underserved areas

Denver public health officials are offering free testing for the novel coronavirus in new locations across the city to reach underserved populations as the pan [...] Read full article: Denver offers free coronavirus testing i...→

Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with suspect in custody

Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with suspect in custody

Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department and the Oakland Police Department, were involved in various parts of [...] Read full article: Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with s...→

Woman arrested following suspected East Bay arson fire in RV

Woman arrested following suspected East Bay arson fire in RV

Police and Contra Costa Fire Protection District investigators arrested Jade McCoy, 27, a transient from the Concord area, just before 5 p.m. on Monday, about [...] Read full article: Woman arrested following suspected East ...→

Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers prompts calls for expulsion

Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers prompts calls for expulsion

The 45-second tweet at the center of the controversy shows students riding in a car and laughing and joking about African Americans, who they refer to using th [...] Read full article: Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers ...→

East Bay BART station closed after major emergency

East Bay BART station closed after major emergency

BART spokesman Jim Allison said the agency was investigating reports that somebody was on the tracks. Read full article: East Bay BART station closed after major...→

Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house village

Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house village

They’ve imagined, designed, and are now building 24 tiny houses which they hope will soon be theirs. Read full article: Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house...→

Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voters on Tuesday

Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voters on Tuesday

As polls open for the Kentucky primary election on Tuesday, ride-sharing service Lyft has offered free rides to the polls for voters. Read full article: Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voter...→

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

More than 450 Bay Area psychotherapists are offering pro bono counseling sessions to frontline and essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline work...→

Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting

Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting

The shooting happened around 4:35 a.m. as the vehicle traveled east on Interstate 80 near San Pablo Dam Road, the CHP said. Read full article: Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting...→

Where you can get a free mask in Tampa Bay

Where you can get a free mask in Tampa Bay

As mandatory mask orders go into effect for Tampa and St. Petersburg, some Tampa Bay area spots are giving out free masks.... Tampa, St. Pete and Pinellas Coun [...] Read full article: Where you can get a free mask in Tampa B...→

East Bay man found with 500 pounds of illegal fireworks during I-80 traffic stop

East Bay man found with 500 pounds of illegal fireworks during I-80 traffic stop

An enforcement stop on an alleged reckless speeder in Vacaville early Thursday revealed an unlicensed driver, two children and an estimated 500 pounds of illeg [...] Read full article: East Bay man found with 500 pounds of il...→

Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000

Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000

Joe Canciamilla, the former elections chief for Contra Costa County was charged Wednesday with 34 felonies for allegedly using more than a quarter million doll [...] Read full article: Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged Fo...→

RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Year Of College At Chicago State University

RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Year Of College At Chicago State University

If you’re a parent or a recent high school graduate, these two words are sure to get your attention – free college. Read full article: RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Y...→

East Bay man sentenced to federal prison for ‘obscene chats’ with girl

East Bay man sentenced to federal prison for ‘obscene chats’ with girl

The defendant admitted to “engaging in oral sex” with the victim, according to federal prosecutors. Read full article: East Bay man sentenced to federal prison...→

Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Underwood’s sister sets East Bay memorial service

Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Underwood’s sister sets East Bay memorial service

A memorial service Friday will allow many moved by last month’s fatal shooting of a Federal Protective Services officer to pay their respects in person. Read full article: Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Under...→

Man shot and killed near car at East Bay apartment complex is identified

Man shot and killed near car at East Bay apartment complex is identified

Police responded to the apartment in the 1300 block of Rumrill Boulevard around 2:50 a.m. and found Shawn Tillis down near his car within the complex. Read full article: Man shot and killed near car at East Bay...→

Baker offers free coronavirus tests to George Floyd, Black Lives Matter protesters

Baker offers free coronavirus tests to George Floyd, Black Lives Matter protesters

Gov. Charlie Baker is urging all protesters to get tested at any of the 50 pop-up sites opening this week to guard against any flare-ups of the virus following [...] Read full article: Baker offers free coronavirus tests to G...→

Denver offers free coronavirus testing in underserved areas

Denver offers free coronavirus testing in underserved areas

Denver public health officials are offering free testing for the novel coronavirus in new locations across the city to reach underserved populations as the pan [...] Read full article: Denver offers free coronavirus testing i...→

'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement in East Bay

'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement in East Bay

"I never thought this would be my reality, we talk about Rosa Parks, we talk about Martin Luther King, this is a moment, this is real," said Aqua. Read full article: 'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in so...→

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers interest-free loans to small businesses

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers interest-free loans to small businesses

The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce has started a campaign called the Bring Back Brooklyn Fund, offering interest-free loans. Read full article: Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers inte...→

Ford offers free maintenance for essential workers through loyalty program

The automaker said members of its FordPass Rewards loyalty program who are defined by their states as essential workers can download an offer for a free servic [...] Read full article: Ford offers free maintenance for essenti...→

These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on your must-try list

These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on your must-try list

It's no secret that some of the best food comes from food trucks. There's a variety of delicious spots to choose from in Tampa Bay, but here are seven must-try [...] Read full article: These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on...→

Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers prompts calls for expulsion

Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers prompts calls for expulsion

The 45-second tweet at the center of the controversy shows students riding in a car and laughing and joking about African Americans, who they refer to using th [...] Read full article: Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers ...→

One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills San Francisco woman

One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills San Francisco woman

Shalene Butler, 23, died at the scene following the crash around 6:35 a.m. on eastbound Interstate 80 just west of the San Pablo Dam Road exit, the CHP said. Read full article: One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills ...→

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Many COVID-19 testing sites are open to the general public, even if you don’t have symptoms or health insurance. Read full article: Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get t...→

LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Food for Low-Income Families

LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Food for Low-Income Families

LA Animal Services hosted its second community Pet Food Pantry of the month on Monday to provide free pet food for low-income families and residents in LA. The [...] Read full article: LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Foo...→

JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, including East Bay location

JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, including East Bay location

By Chris Isidore | CNN Business JCPenney will close another 13 stores for good. The department store chain, which filed for bankruptcy last month, is inching t [...] Read full article: JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, i...→

Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow with free food and diapers

Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow with free food and diapers

Mutual aid has a long history among oppressed groups, and is embraced by many modern Indigenous societies. Read full article: Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow wit...→

Police arrest East Bay arson suspect twice in three days

Abdulfatah Idris, 39, is suspected of setting fires next to Interstate 680 and Mission Boulevard South on June 17, as well as throwing a rock through a busines [...] Read full article: Police arrest East Bay arson suspect twi...→

In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a barber offers free cuts

In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a barber offers free cuts

Peru has been one of Latin America’s hardest hit by recession brought on by the virus outbreak. Its gross domestic product has already shrunk 12% this year, a [...] Read full article: In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a bar...→

Here's what East Bay hair salon had to do to reopen amid coronavirus pandemic: 'It is so overwhelming'

Here's what East Bay hair salon had to do to reopen amid coronavirus pandemic: 'It is so overwhelming'

"Half of us will be able to come back... half of us lost our salons." As Bay Area salons begin to reopen, we're learning more about the costly struggle it took [...] Read full article: Here's what East Bay hair salon had to d...→

Bat attack near East Bay store puts man in hospital

Bat attack near East Bay store puts man in hospital

The attack happened Sunday night around 9:35 p.m., about three hours police said officers encountered the same suspect with a baseball bat. Read full article: Bat attack near East Bay store puts man ...→

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Over the one-year period that ended in April, a month that brought severe job losses to the entire nation and all of California, Santa Clara County lost far fe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: South Bay job marke...→

East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest elementary school teacher on suspicion of gun, drug charges

East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest elementary school teacher on suspicion of gun, drug charges

A man identified by Alameda County Sheriff’s detectives as a fourth-grade school teacher was in county jail after his arrest on suspicion of gun- and drug-rela [...] Read full article: East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest ele...→

Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music Instruction to District 60 Students

Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music Instruction to District 60 Students

During a time when virtual lessons and events are commonplace, nonprofit Bravo Waukegan puts a new spin on virtual learning by offering a free virtual summer p [...] Read full article: Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music...→

Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with suspect in custody

Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with suspect in custody

Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department and the Oakland Police Department, were involved in various parts of [...] Read full article: Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with s...→

Decision delayed again on East Bay city’s 315-unit apartment plan

Decision delayed again on East Bay city’s 315-unit apartment plan

Denying the project could potentially cost Lafayette more than $15 million in a legal fight, according to a city staff report. Read full article: Decision delayed again on East Bay city’...→

Man dead after overnight shooting in East Bay

Officers found the man shot more than once and down after responding to the 1300 block of Rumrill Boulevard around 2:50 a.m., Capt. Brian Bubar said. Read full article: Man dead after overnight shooting in Eas...→

Woman arrested following suspected East Bay arson fire in RV

Woman arrested following suspected East Bay arson fire in RV

Police and Contra Costa Fire Protection District investigators arrested Jade McCoy, 27, a transient from the Concord area, just before 5 p.m. on Monday, about [...] Read full article: Woman arrested following suspected East ...→

Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Police: Inside Seattle’s ‘Autonomous Zone’

Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Police: Inside Seattle’s ‘Autonomous Zone’

President Trump challenged Seattle’s mayor to “take back your city” after police vacated a precinct and protesters laid claim to the neighborhood around it. Read full article: Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Polic...→

NoHo BID offers free PPE for local businesses as New York City reopens - amNewYork

The NoHo BID is working to make sure that local businesses have what they need to begin reopening. As businesses begin to reopen in phase 1 of reopening, Read full article: NoHo BID offers free PPE for local busin...→

East Bay BART station closed after major emergency

East Bay BART station closed after major emergency

BART spokesman Jim Allison said the agency was investigating reports that somebody was on the tracks. Read full article: East Bay BART station closed after major...→

East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reopen After Closure Due to COVID-19

East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reopen After Closure Due to COVID-19

Piers, boardwalks and other water areas in San Diego will begin reopening Monday following lengthy closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reope...→

Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house village

Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house village

They’ve imagined, designed, and are now building 24 tiny houses which they hope will soon be theirs. Read full article: Homeless youth build East Bay tiny house...→

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get tested for free in the Bay Area

Many COVID-19 testing sites are open to the general public, even if you don’t have symptoms or health insurance. Read full article: Coronavirus: Here are 40 places to get t...→

LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Food for Low-Income Families

LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Food for Low-Income Families

LA Animal Services hosted its second community Pet Food Pantry of the month on Monday to provide free pet food for low-income families and residents in LA. The [...] Read full article: LA Animal Services Provides Free Pet Foo...→

Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voters on Tuesday

Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voters on Tuesday

As polls open for the Kentucky primary election on Tuesday, ride-sharing service Lyft has offered free rides to the polls for voters. Read full article: Lyft Offers Free Rides to Kentucky Voter...→

JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, including East Bay location

JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, including East Bay location

By Chris Isidore | CNN Business JCPenney will close another 13 stores for good. The department store chain, which filed for bankruptcy last month, is inching t [...] Read full article: JCPenney is closing another 13 stores, i...→

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline workers can get free counseling from Bay Area therapists

More than 450 Bay Area psychotherapists are offering pro bono counseling sessions to frontline and essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: Stressed-out frontline work...→

Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow with free food and diapers

Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow with free food and diapers

Mutual aid has a long history among oppressed groups, and is embraced by many modern Indigenous societies. Read full article: Mutual aid hub launches in Germantow wit...→

Police arrest East Bay arson suspect twice in three days

Abdulfatah Idris, 39, is suspected of setting fires next to Interstate 680 and Mission Boulevard South on June 17, as well as throwing a rock through a busines [...] Read full article: Police arrest East Bay arson suspect twi...→

Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting

Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting

The shooting happened around 4:35 a.m. as the vehicle traveled east on Interstate 80 near San Pablo Dam Road, the CHP said. Read full article: Two wounded in East Bay freeway shooting...→

Where you can get a free mask in Tampa Bay

Where you can get a free mask in Tampa Bay

As mandatory mask orders go into effect for Tampa and St. Petersburg, some Tampa Bay area spots are giving out free masks.... Tampa, St. Pete and Pinellas Coun [...] Read full article: Where you can get a free mask in Tampa B...→

In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a barber offers free cuts

In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a barber offers free cuts

Peru has been one of Latin America’s hardest hit by recession brought on by the virus outbreak. Its gross domestic product has already shrunk 12% this year, a [...] Read full article: In Lima, Peru’s virus-hit barrios, a bar...→

East Bay man found with 500 pounds of illegal fireworks during I-80 traffic stop

East Bay man found with 500 pounds of illegal fireworks during I-80 traffic stop

An enforcement stop on an alleged reckless speeder in Vacaville early Thursday revealed an unlicensed driver, two children and an estimated 500 pounds of illeg [...] Read full article: East Bay man found with 500 pounds of il...→

Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000

Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000

Joe Canciamilla, the former elections chief for Contra Costa County was charged Wednesday with 34 felonies for allegedly using more than a quarter million doll [...] Read full article: Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged Fo...→

Here's what East Bay hair salon had to do to reopen amid coronavirus pandemic: 'It is so overwhelming'

Here's what East Bay hair salon had to do to reopen amid coronavirus pandemic: 'It is so overwhelming'

"Half of us will be able to come back... half of us lost our salons." As Bay Area salons begin to reopen, we're learning more about the costly struggle it took [...] Read full article: Here's what East Bay hair salon had to d...→

RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Year Of College At Chicago State University

RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Year Of College At Chicago State University

If you’re a parent or a recent high school graduate, these two words are sure to get your attention – free college. Read full article: RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Y...→

Bat attack near East Bay store puts man in hospital

Bat attack near East Bay store puts man in hospital

The attack happened Sunday night around 9:35 p.m., about three hours police said officers encountered the same suspect with a baseball bat. Read full article: Bat attack near East Bay store puts man ...→

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Over the one-year period that ended in April, a month that brought severe job losses to the entire nation and all of California, Santa Clara County lost far fe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: South Bay job marke...→

East Bay man sentenced to federal prison for ‘obscene chats’ with girl

East Bay man sentenced to federal prison for ‘obscene chats’ with girl

The defendant admitted to “engaging in oral sex” with the victim, according to federal prosecutors. Read full article: East Bay man sentenced to federal prison...→

Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Underwood’s sister sets East Bay memorial service

Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Underwood’s sister sets East Bay memorial service

A memorial service Friday will allow many moved by last month’s fatal shooting of a Federal Protective Services officer to pay their respects in person. Read full article: Slain federal officer Dave Patrick Under...→

Man shot and killed near car at East Bay apartment complex is identified

Man shot and killed near car at East Bay apartment complex is identified

Police responded to the apartment in the 1300 block of Rumrill Boulevard around 2:50 a.m. and found Shawn Tillis down near his car within the complex. Read full article: Man shot and killed near car at East Bay...→

East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest elementary school teacher on suspicion of gun, drug charges

East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest elementary school teacher on suspicion of gun, drug charges

A man identified by Alameda County Sheriff’s detectives as a fourth-grade school teacher was in county jail after his arrest on suspicion of gun- and drug-rela [...] Read full article: East Bay sheriff’s detectives arrest ele...→

Baker offers free coronavirus tests to George Floyd, Black Lives Matter protesters

Baker offers free coronavirus tests to George Floyd, Black Lives Matter protesters

Gov. Charlie Baker is urging all protesters to get tested at any of the 50 pop-up sites opening this week to guard against any flare-ups of the virus following [...] Read full article: Baker offers free coronavirus tests to G...→

Denver offers free coronavirus testing in underserved areas

Denver offers free coronavirus testing in underserved areas

Denver public health officials are offering free testing for the novel coronavirus in new locations across the city to reach underserved populations as the pan [...] Read full article: Denver offers free coronavirus testing i...→

Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music Instruction to District 60 Students

Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music Instruction to District 60 Students

During a time when virtual lessons and events are commonplace, nonprofit Bravo Waukegan puts a new spin on virtual learning by offering a free virtual summer p [...] Read full article: Bravo Waukegan Offers Free Virtual Music...→

'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement in East Bay

'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement in East Bay

"I never thought this would be my reality, we talk about Rosa Parks, we talk about Martin Luther King, this is a moment, this is real," said Aqua. Read full article: 'Wake Up Danville': Hundreds march in so...→

Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with suspect in custody

Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with suspect in custody

Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department and the Oakland Police Department, were involved in various parts of [...] Read full article: Carjacking chase in East Bay ends with s...→

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers interest-free loans to small businesses

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers interest-free loans to small businesses

The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce has started a campaign called the Bring Back Brooklyn Fund, offering interest-free loans. Read full article: Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers inte...→

Decision delayed again on East Bay city’s 315-unit apartment plan

Decision delayed again on East Bay city’s 315-unit apartment plan

Denying the project could potentially cost Lafayette more than $15 million in a legal fight, according to a city staff report. Read full article: Decision delayed again on East Bay city’...→

Man dead after overnight shooting in East Bay

Officers found the man shot more than once and down after responding to the 1300 block of Rumrill Boulevard around 2:50 a.m., Capt. Brian Bubar said. Read full article: Man dead after overnight shooting in Eas...→

Ford offers free maintenance for essential workers through loyalty program

The automaker said members of its FordPass Rewards loyalty program who are defined by their states as essential workers can download an offer for a free servic [...] Read full article: Ford offers free maintenance for essenti...→

Woman arrested following suspected East Bay arson fire in RV

Woman arrested following suspected East Bay arson fire in RV

Police and Contra Costa Fire Protection District investigators arrested Jade McCoy, 27, a transient from the Concord area, just before 5 p.m. on Monday, about [...] Read full article: Woman arrested following suspected East ...→

These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on your must-try list

These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on your must-try list

It's no secret that some of the best food comes from food trucks. There's a variety of delicious spots to choose from in Tampa Bay, but here are seven must-try [...] Read full article: These Tampa Bay food trucks should be on...→

Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Police: Inside Seattle’s ‘Autonomous Zone’

Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Police: Inside Seattle’s ‘Autonomous Zone’

President Trump challenged Seattle’s mayor to “take back your city” after police vacated a precinct and protesters laid claim to the neighborhood around it. Read full article: Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Polic...→

Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers prompts calls for expulsion

Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers prompts calls for expulsion

The 45-second tweet at the center of the controversy shows students riding in a car and laughing and joking about African Americans, who they refer to using th [...] Read full article: Racist video by East Bay high-schoolers ...→

NoHo BID offers free PPE for local businesses as New York City reopens - amNewYork

The NoHo BID is working to make sure that local businesses have what they need to begin reopening. As businesses begin to reopen in phase 1 of reopening, Read full article: NoHo BID offers free PPE for local busin...→

East Bay BART station closed after major emergency

East Bay BART station closed after major emergency

BART spokesman Jim Allison said the agency was investigating reports that somebody was on the tracks. Read full article: East Bay BART station closed after major...→

One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills San Francisco woman

One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills San Francisco woman

Shalene Butler, 23, died at the scene following the crash around 6:35 a.m. on eastbound Interstate 80 just west of the San Pablo Dam Road exit, the CHP said. Read full article: One-car crash on East Bay freeway kills ...→

East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reopen After Closure Due to COVID-19

East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reopen After Closure Due to COVID-19

Piers, boardwalks and other water areas in San Diego will begin reopening Monday following lengthy closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: East and West Mission Bay Parks to Reope...→