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January 29, 1924
Snow storm blankets Alameda County.
By this year, Castro Valley was ranked 2nd in the world in egg and hatchery production. Estimated population: 800,000 hens and 5,000 people.
January 15, 1927
Original Dumbarton Bridge opens. Bridge is later rebuilt to alleviate traffic and safety concerns.
Oakland Airport (present North Field) is dedicated. Charles Lindbergh presides.
June 28, 1927
First Transoceanic Flight Leaves Oakland.