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Solar panels on the roof of a Bay Area home. (CBS)

Energy Regulations Expected To Push Up Prices For New California Homes

The California Energy Commission said the rules it approved unanimously Thursday will raise the average cost of a new home by nearly $2,300.


The San Francisco 49ers broke ground on a new stadium in Santa Clara during a ceremony on April 19, 2012. (CBS)

Silicon Valley’s Building Trades Booming

Thanks to a number of big projects like the 49ers stadium, hospitals and office building construction, things are going gangbusters for building companies in Silicon Valley.


Santa Clara construction for the new 49ers Stadium (CBS)

Santa Clara Stadium Construction Ramping Up Quickly

The stadium groundbreaking was earlier this month – but it was hardly a sign that the work was just commencing.


Occupy SF protesters take over a vacant building at 888 Turk St. in San Francisco, April 1, 2012. (CBS)

Dozens Arrested After Occupy SF Protesters Invade Vacant Building

San Francisco police said dozens of Occupy San Francisco San Francisco protesters were arrested at a church-owned building Monday.


Construction work at the San Francisco Doyle Drive replacement project. (CBS)

Funding Gap Closed On SF Doyle Drive Construction Project

City officials and San Francisco commuters can breathe a sigh of relief now that a $54 million funding gap in the billion dollar Doyle Drive project was finally filled.


Cranes hover over a construction site. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Silicon Valley Sees Large Boost In Construction

The new year could bring some much needed relief to the hard hit construction sector in Silicon Valley, with a number of major projects expected to break ground in the next few months.


window washer rescue

2 Dangling Window Washers Rescued From San Francisco High-Rise

Two window washers were rescued from a high-rise in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood Thursday morning after the scaffolding they were on gave way, a fire department spokeswoman said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/04/2011

Bay Area Research Finds Lack Of Fresh Air Makes Workers Sick

It’s a stunning statistic: Americans spend 70 to 90 percent of their life indoors. For millions of workers, most of that time is spent at the office. So what does that mean for your health?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/18/2011

Smoke Spews From San Francisco Castro District Fire

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – San Francisco firefighters were at the scene of a one-alarm fire in the city’s Castro District. The fire was reported at 12:23 p.m. at a four-story building at 165 Collingwood […]

CBS San Francisco–05/04/2011

Image from Chopper 5 of firefighters on the roof of a burning building on 20th and A streets in Antioch, April 29, 2011. (CBS)

Two-Alarm Fire Burns Antioch Building

A two-alarm fire at a building in Antioch this morning has been extinguished, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatcher said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/29/2011



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