Oakland's Lake Temescal Closed For Swimming Due To Toxic AlgaeLake Temescal in Oakland has been closed for swimming until further notice because of an outbreak of toxic algae in the water.
Plague Forces Closure Of Popular Campground Near Lake TahoeA popular campground near Lake Tahoe has been closed after health officials found plague at the site earlier this month.
Caltrans Shutting Down I-80 Overnight In Richmond, San PabloCaltrans is warning motorists that a stretch of Interstate 80 in San Pablo and Richmond will be closed overnight.
2 Bay Area Wal-Mart Stores To Close, Along With Hundreds Of Stores NationwideTwo Bay Area Wal-Mart stores are among the mega-retailer's 269 stores slated for closure around the world this month, company officials announced.
West Oakland BART Station Closed After Passenger Shot, KilledA passenger was shot to death on board a BART train in Oakland Saturday night. Police were searching for the suspect.
Mare Island Bridge To Close For 6 Months For Rebuilding ProjectA bridge that connects Vallejo's Mare Island to the city's north end waterfront is set to close this week, as a nearly six-month-long project to improve the bridge inches closer toward completion.
Drought, Economy Force Closure Of Sunol Valley Golf CourseAfter nearly fifty years, Sunol Valley Golf Course plans to close in January.
Shooting Prompts Shutdown Of All SB Lanes Of Highway 242 In ConcordA freeway shootout in Concord left one man wounded and prompted the shutdown of all southbound lanes on Highway 242, Saturday afternoon.
Labor Day Weekend BART Riders Coping During Transbay Tube ClosureSome of BART's estimated 80,000 weekend riders are taking the bus since the transit agency closed the Transbay Tube for maintenance, repairs and upgrades.
Highway 101 Closing Overnight In Burlingame/Millbrae Area For Emergency RepairsU.S. Highway 101 in the Burlingame/Millbrae area closed Sunday night around 9:30 p.m. for an emergency repair.
La Boulange Locations In San Francisco To Begin ClosingFans of La Boulange may be crying into their pastries over rumors that store closures will begin this week in San Francisco, but some of the locations could get a new lease on life under new ownership.
Ferry Ridership Nearly Doubles During BART's Weekend Transbay Tube ClosureRidership on the San Francisco Bay Ferry nearly doubled on Saturday between Oakland, Alameda and San Francisco, ferry officials said.