Seven Bay Area schools are among 28 in the state and 325 nationwide that were recognized Tuesday as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2021, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona announced.
Flames spread quickly and badly damaged a cluttered home in downtown Lafayette early Thursday, authorities said.
Urging Lafayette City Council to take action, community comes together after a school crossing guard was killed by a speeding SUV.
A memorial was created in memory for 44-year-old crossing guard Ashley Dias, who died helping students cross the street, at Stanley Middle School in Lafayette.
An accident outside Stanley Middle School in Lafayette injured a child and an adult who was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Police say the investigation into the accident will have roadways in the area closed for the next several hours.
The recall election of Gov. Gavin Newsom is quickly approaching. In the East Bay, some people in favor of the recall are displaying large signs on a Highway 24 overpass in hopes of getting people to vote Newsom out of office.
An East Bay man created what he calls pandemic portraits as a way to help others during the pandemic.
Joe Shami, 86, was an avid cyclist who once rode up Mount Diablo every week for a decade. Over time he earned the nickname "The Legend of Mount Diablo."
With increasing violence and crimes against Asian Americans, a brother and sister from Lafayette are using their talents to teach, encourage and empower others to stop Asian hate.
Federal Aviation Administration said only the pilot was on board and he was not injured. There is also no report of damage to the aircraft.
SkyFOX flew over the location, near the Lafayette reservoir, shortly after 4 p.m. on Friday, March 12, 2021.
Small plane makes unscheduled landing near Lafayette reservoir
A danger to public safety? Or a First Amendment exercise? That's the issue city leaders in Lafayette will discuss on Monday night when it comes to a protest on a busy overpass.
Demonstrators gathered on a freeway overpass in Lafayette Friday afternoon but their days there may be numbered.
On the council's agenda for its meeting Monday is a resolution asking Caltrans and the California Highway Patrol to enforce its own law when it comes to a group of regular demonstrators hanging signs and flags and waving at vehicles below on state Highway 24.
John Stevenson says he was taking a break from skateboarding in Lafayette when a coyote came out of nowhere and bit him in the thigh. He shot video after the attack showing the animal calming trotting away afterward.
The same coyote bit four other people, attacking them without warning.
The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of California has charged two adults in connection to an FBI agent's gun and badge that were stolen over the weekend in a Lafayette car break-in.
The latest attack happened Friday in Lafayette. Henry Lee reports.
The agency confirmed that the agent's .40-caliber Glock 22 pistol, badge and credentials were taken during the break-in.