Bob Butler

toilet, flush, water

Cleaning Wipes Used In Homes And Offices Clogging Bay Area Sewer Pipes

Those handy wipes used for disinfecting your office space or picking up kitchen spills are causing back ups in sanitation plants in the Bay Area.

07/17/2013

Concord grass fire

Dry Conditions Increase Fire Danger For CoCo County On 4th Of July

Contra Costa County’s fire captain reminds us that dry conditions and the threat of fireworks gone wrong is already a problem when it comes to

07/04/2013

taxi cabs,

San Francisco Taxi Drivers Also Want End To BART Strike

Commuters are not the only ones frustrated by the Bay Area Rapid Transit strike as San Francisco taxi drivers are also hoping for a quick resolution.

07/03/2013

BART cars

BART Offers New Details On Fleet Replacement

BART released new details on Wednesday about the agency’s plans to replaces its aging train cars—most of which are 40 years old.

06/13/2013

(Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Pacifica Bans 4th Of July Fireworks At Most Beach Areas Starting In 2014

Pacifica’s City Council has voted to ban Fourth of July fireworks from most areas of its beaches starting in 2014.

06/11/2013

Apple's Craig Federighi, Vice President of Software Engineering, introduces iOS7 at a keynote address during the 2013 Apple WWDC at the Moscone Center on June 10, 2013 in San Francisco. (Photo by Kim White/Getty Images)

SFPD Hails New Anti-Theft Feature For iPhone, Gascon Reserves Judgment

The San Francisco Police Department is hailing a decision by Apple to add a new feature making it harder to reactivate a stolen iPhone.

06/10/2013

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Oakland Police Investigating 3 Homicides In Less Than 12 Hours

Homicide investigators are busy trying to solve three fatal shootings that took place Sunday in East Oakland. The deaths all happened in less than 12 hours.

04/01/2013

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Southwest Employees Picket Over Hiring Of Temporary Workers

Workers at Southwest Airlines held an informational picket outside Oakland International Airport on Thursday after contract negotiations have stalled.

03/28/2013

parking meter

SF Merchants Concerned About Sunday Parking Meter Enforcement

San Francisco merchants are concerned the enforcement of parking meters on Sundays will deter customers from frequenting their businesses.

01/02/2013

Oscar Grant III (CBS)

Vigil Held For Oscar Grant In Oakland 4 Years After BART Shooting

Four years after his shooting death by a BART police officer, a vigil was held in Oakland for Oscar Grant asking for justice and that criminal charges be brought against the officers involved.

01/01/2013

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