The drought may have California on heightened fire alert, but Eastern Contra Costa County will face the season with two fewer stations after closures Monday.
Some former Bay Area college students are trying to figure out what to do next after learning this weekend that there would be no class anytime soon at Heald College, WyoTech or other educational institutions run by Corinthians College.
Tuesday’s high winds are wreaking havoc on BART tracks causing complete shutdowns in San Francisco’s Mission, and in the East Bay.
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Schools across the Bay Area are announcing closures in anticipation of a powerful storm moving in early Thursday morning, including all the schools in Marin County, San Francisco Unified schools, and Oakland Unified schools.
Thursday’s powerful Pacific storm will bring powerful wind gusts throughout the day, with the strongest gusts topping 50 miles per hour.
All service in and out of San Francisco’s Embarcadero BART station was shut down after a person was reportedly hit by a Richmond-bound train Wednesday afternoon.
Palo Alto police have closed Middlefield Road near East Charleston Road this evening while they search a school.
Three California beaches along coastal Vandenberg Air Force Base have been closed because of a shark attack.
Caltrans is closing state Highway 37 in both directions between state Highway 29 in Solano County and state Highway 121 Sonoma County this weekend for major maintenance and paving starting at 10 p.m. Friday night.
Eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in East Oakland has reopened Thursday morning after a multi-car hit-and-run crash, according to the California Highway Patrol.