George Kelly, East Bay Times

George Kelly

East Bay Times

Oakland, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • East Bay Times
  • San Jose Mercury News
Past:
  • The Sun
  • The Daily Democrat
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel
  • Oakland Tribune

Recent articles by George:

Rodeo: Two-alarm fire burns homes

The cause of a two-alarm fire that damaged a house and burned another nearby home was under investigation, authorities said Thursday. → Read More

Family files wrongful-death lawsuit against Piedmont wealth manager

The family of an Oakland pedestrian killed in a Mother's Day vehicle crash has filed a civil wrongful-death suit against a wealth manager arraigned Wednesday on manslaughter and hit-and-run charges. → Read More

Danville: Two-alarm fire burns home; cause under investigation

The cause of a two-alarm fire that damaged a house and burned nearby vegetation was under investigation, authorities said Tuesday. → Read More

Man fatally shot over weekend in Richmond’s 13th homicide of year

A man was killed and another injured after a weekend shooting at a city park, authorities said. → Read More

Oakland: Former Sen. Boxer unhurt after strong-arm robbery

Former United States Sen. Barbara Boxer was the victim of a strong-arm robbery Monday afternoon in the city’s Jack London Square district, authorities said. → Read More

Berkeley brushfire sends smoke along East Bay hills

A non-injury grass fire that burned at least two acres within McLaughlin Eastshore State Park near the city’s marina sent up smoke that worried numerous East Bay hills residents Sunday. → Read More

Richmond: Body recovered at Point Pinole believed to be missing teen

Coroner's officials with the Contra Costa Sheriff's Office have taken possession of a body recovered from San Pablo Bay waters and believed to possibly be a teen who went missing five months ago. → Read More

CHP lifts Sig-alert after Bay Bridge crash closes several lanes

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a solo crash on the Bay Bridge that closed several Interstate 80 lanes for nearly an hour, authorities said Thursday. → Read More

Berkeley: Police return missing teen to family, arrest suspect

A 25-year-old man was arrested in Stockton in connection with a teenager found at his home who went missing from her Southwest Berkeley home, authorities said Wednesday. → Read More

Firefighters battle two-alarm Antioch fire

Firefighters were at the scene of a two-alarm fire that briefly threatened at least one apartment building, authorities said Wednesday. → Read More

S.F. police seek missing runaway boy

Police said they were asking for the public's help in locating an 8-year-old boy who was missing Tuesday. → Read More

Berkeley police vehicle strikes, injures pedestrian

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a collision last week after a Berkeley police patrol vehicle struck a pedestrian, sending her to a hospital. → Read More

Hercules: Grass fire pops up near shopping center

The cause of a single-alarm fire contained behind a shopping center that threatened at least one structure was under investigation, authorities said Thursday. → Read More

Hercules: Grass fire pops up near shopping center

The cause of a single-alarm fire contained behind a shopping center that threatened at least one structure was under investigation, authorities said Thursday. → Read More

Teen dies after July 4 crash; Fremont’s seventh traffic fatality of year

Two days after the city logged its sixth traffic fatality of the year, police said a teen's death earlier this week after a collision last week has increased that number to seven. → Read More

Suspects sought in three Tuesday Oakland shootings

All the victims, including a 17-year-old boy and a 70-year-old man, were in stable condition after the Tuesday shootings. → Read More

Mystery over missing runner Philip Kreycik continues as official search efforts end after five days

Authorities said Wednesday was the last official search day. → Read More

Sidewalk object stops Oakland stolen car chase, teen suspect arrested

A 17-year-old vehicle theft suspect was arrested this week in Chinatown after a utility box and other items blocking his path forced him to stop the stolen Mercedes he was driving, authorities said… → Read More

Ex-Contra Costa elections chief pleads guilty to theft, perjury

Former Contra Costa County elections chief Joseph Canciamilla pleaded guilty to nine felony counts of perjury and grand theft, the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office said Tuesday. → Read More

Ex-Contra Costa elections chief pleads guilty to theft, perjury

Former Contra Costa County elections chief Joseph Canciamilla pleaded guilty to nine felony counts of perjury and grand theft, the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office said Tuesday. → Read More