SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The upcoming 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge has spawned an e-book that show’s off a rich, and surprisingly unknown, history of a very familiar landmark. Oral histories from bridge […]
Special events are planned over the coming week to mark the 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge, with the main event planned for Sunday the 27th. The opening ceremony for the bridge took place on May 27th 1937.
Environmentalists have filed a federal lawsuit claiming Sharp Park violates the Endangered Species Act.
Three of the four known survivors of the quake were in attendance at the annual ceremony to commemorate the 106th anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire.
For nearly half a century, ‘The Godfather’ has become a landmark, inspiring two film sequels, a computer game, parodies,and more cultural references than nearly any movie…
Tony Bennett, who famously sang about leaving his heart in San Francisco, was being honored by the city at a ceremony in City Hall this Valentine’s Day.
As David Letterman and Howard Stern can attest, a 30-year anniversary celebration is a ripe opportunity to cringe at geeky haircuts…
Tony Bennett will be back in town next month to sign “I Left My Heart in San Francisco.”
Twenty years ago Thursday, a hillside fire blown out of control by hot, dry winds killed 25 people and destroyed more than 3,000 homes in the Oakland and Berkeley hills.
In this KCBS Cover Story, reporter Doug Sovern takes a look at how a family is still feeling the pain of “The Firestorm,” which scorched the Oakland and Berkeley hills, 20 years later.