Bankruptcy

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Solyndra Not Dealing With Toxic Waste At Milpitas Facility

Three months after CBS 5 caught Solyndra tossing millions of dollars worth of brand new parts, the bankrupt solar firm may be trying to abandon toxic waste.

04/28/2012

City Of Vallejo

Sales Tax Hike Expected To Fuel Vallejo’s Recovery

The City of Vallejo is no longer in bankruptcy, and now a sales tax increase which goes into affect April 1st is expected to generate millions more dollars.

03/20/2012

A foreclosed Stockton home. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Stockton On Verge Of Becoming Largest City To Enter Bankruptcy

Stockton leaders have approved a series of emergency fiscal steps they hope will allow the city to avoid bankruptcy.

02/29/2012

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Bankruptcy Judge Approves $370K In Solyndra Bonuses

A Delaware bankruptcy judge has approved close to $370,000 in bonuses for certain employees of Solyndra LLC, a solar panel manufacturer that received a half-billion dollar loan from the federal government before declaring bankruptcy.

02/22/2012

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Bankrupt Solyndra Caught Destroying Brand New Parts

After filing for bankruptcy last year, Fremont solar company Solyndra still owes American taxpayers half a billion dollars. But CBS 5 caught them destroying millions of dollars worth of parts.

01/19/2012

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Solyndra Asks Bankruptcy Judge To Allow $500K In Bonuses

The Washington Times reports that bankrupt Fremont-based solar panel maker Solyndra hopes to give its executives thousands of dollars in bonuses.

01/12/2012

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Laid Off Solyndra Workers Invited to Special Career Fair

High tech workers formerly employed by Solyndra are getting some much-needed help in the search for new jobs. Two cities are holding career fairs specifically for laid off workers of the failed solar start-up.

12/12/2011

American Airlines passengers at the ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

American Airlines Parent Files For Bankruptcy; SFO Flights Not Impacted

The parent company of American Airlines and affiliate American Eagle Airlines has become the latest in legacy airlines to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

11/29/2011

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Top GOP Aide For House Panel Has Solyndra Ties

The top GOP aide to a House committee investigating Fremont-based Solyndra Inc. once worked for a lobbying firm that helped the now-bankrupt solar company apply for a half-billion-dollar federal loan.

11/28/2011

Man shopping for groceries. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Andronico’s Closing Another Berkeley Store

A long-time Bay Area based supermarket will shut its doors for good at their Telegraph Avenue location.

11/26/2011

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