Measure AA Bay Shoreline Restoration, 20-Year Parcel Tax PassesEnvironmental groups are racing to come up with plans and permits for shoreline restoration projects now that Bay Area voters have passed a $500 million parcel tax in the form of measure AA.
Treasure Island Music Festival Announces 2015 Lineup Feat. The National And Deadmau5See the full lineup and ticketing information here.
BART Needs To Shut Transbay Tube For 5 Days, Likely Over Labor Day WeekendBART has announced major closures this summer, likely over Labor Day Weekend, for critical track maintenance that will close the Transbay Tube for five days.
Whales Seen Spouting In San Francisco Bay Near Crissy FieldPeople strolling on San Francisco's waterfront Wednesday report a rare treat, the site of two whales entering the Golden Gate.
Bay Water Too Cold For You? Blame The WindIn most years, the winds also help push ocean surface waters, churning up cold water from down below. That process, called upwelling, did not happen as much over the winter.
Refineries To Ship Even Dirtier Tar Sands Oil Into Bay Area; Fracked Crude By Rail Gets Too PriceyIt’s an unexpected consequence of the drop in oil prices. Trains carrying explosive fracked crude oil from North Dakota are no longer rolling through our neighborhoods. Crude by rail has become too expensive.
Stolen Truck Pulled From Water In Oakland EstuaryA stolen pickup truck was found in the water in the Oakland Estuary Tuesday morning but no one was found inside.
West Coast Scientists Fishing For Solutions To Bluefin Tuna OverfishingIn the San Francisco Bay Area, no matter how you slice it, we’re wild about raw fish. But we have a big problem: We love this fish so much that we’re eating it into extinction.
Stuck! Van Gets Caught By The Tide In The SF BayA van full of passengers was stuck in the SF bay after the tide caught them by surprise.
Beer Shortage A Side Effect Of Freighters Waiting On Port Labor DisputeGetting San Francisco's famous Anchor Steam beer to overseas markets is getting harder, and Europeans who prefer the hoppy Northern California ales may find the West Coast ports labor dispute literally sobering.
Search For San Francisco Missing Since Halloween Man Ends After Body Found In Bay ID'dThe San Francisco medical examiner’s office has identified a man found floating in the San Francisco Bay in November as Daniel Ha, who was reported missing after Halloween night, officials said Sunday.
Timelapse Video: Highest, Lowest King Tides Of Year Drain BayThe King Tides that inundated low-lying areas around the bay on January 19th, 20th, and 21st also brought the reciprocal lowest tides possible, as shown in this timelapsed towercam video showing the water draining away from pier along the Embarcadero, from noon to 6 p.m.