San Leandro

San Leandro police say large fire and explosion caused by illegal drug lab
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Matt Bigler
May 07, 2020 - 11:52 am
Police are investigating after a likely illegal drug lab caused an explosion and fire at a warehouse in San Leandro early Thursday morning. The explosion was strong enough to blow part of the roof off of the warehouse on Timothy Dr.
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BART's ridership has fallen 70% during the coronavirus outbreak and shelter in place order covering much of the Bay Area.
Matt Bigler/ KCBS Radio
Matt Bigler
March 18, 2020 - 9:41 am
With shelter orders active through most of the Bay Area, BART ridership has plummeted at least 70% from an average work day, leaving the trains nearly empty.
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SAN FRANCISCO - OCTOBER 17: General view of the Marina district disaster zone after an earthquake, measuring 7.1 on the richter scale, rocks game three of the World Series between the Oakland A's and San Francisco Giants at Candlestick Park on October 17,
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Matt Bigler
October 17, 2019 - 5:00 am
It was 30 years ago this week that the Bay Area was rocked by the first major earthquake in decades: the 6.9 Loma Prieta quake that brought down a parts of bridges, buildings and highways. In this KCBS Radio Special Report reporter Matt Bigler takes a look at how individuals and institutions are...
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A stretch of the Bay Area coastline in San Leandro, California, on August 30th, 2019. -- Photo by Matt Bigler with KCBS Radio
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August 30, 2019 - 3:31 pm
San Leandro’s shoreline near Hayward is more marsh than beach these days, leading officials to consider restoring the area to its former state. However, decades ago, a sandy waterfront stretched at least 23 miles along this portion of the Bay Area’s coastline — unlike the five-to-six miles that...
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Fidelity Home Energy, a solar installation company in San Leandro, allegedly discriminated against customers who appeared to have Middle Eastern or Indian names.
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Matt Bigler
March 08, 2019 - 3:41 pm
An East Bay solar company is accused of refusing to do business with homeowners it believes are of Indian or Middle Eastern origin, according to a federal lawsuit.
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Fremont police department's Tesla patrol car.
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Matt Bigler
March 07, 2019 - 12:26 pm
Broken glass from car windows is becoming all too common in the East Bay, which has been plagued by smash-and-grab auto burglaries.
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Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio
Matt Bigler
January 11, 2019 - 4:10 pm
The wait for legal weed has been a long one in San Leandro. But he city opened its first marijuana dispensary on Friday with a ribbon-cutting at Blum, which looks more like a day spa than a pot shop.
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