Castro Valley

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Regulators Oversee Modesto Care Facility Owned By People Who Allegedly Abandoned Residents

State regulators are overseeing an assisted-living facility in Modesto owned by the same people who allegedly left behind more than a dozen residents at a Castro Valley care home last month.

11/07/2013

An alligator found in a Bay Area positioned by marijuana later died after being taken to the Oakland Zoo. (source: Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Deputies Find Alligator, 32 Pounds Of Marijuana During Probation Search

Authorities in Northern California made a snappy discovery during a routine probation check: An alligator named “Mr. Teeth” who was apparently protecting a stash of marijuana.

01/10/2013