$1,000 Bonuses For BART Workers As System Limps AlongAs BART is getting ready to ask voters for $3.5 billion in bonds to keep the system running, and amid rising rider frustration over a track problem in the East Bay, the agency is handing out $1,000 bonuses to many of its workers.
CSU Faculty Votes To Authorize Strike If Contract Talks FailCalifornia State University faculty members across the state have voted to authorize a strike if contract talks with the university fail to result in a better deal.
56-Year-Old Former Oakland Athletic Signs Deal To Play Baseball In The East Bay Again56-year-old former Oakland Athletic Tony Phillips, who played in the 1989 Battle of the Bay World Series, is coming back to professional baseball with a contract to play for the Pittsburg Diamonds.
Draymond Green Announces He's A Warrior For The Next 5 YearsDraymond Green is sticking with the Warriors, announcing Wednesday night that he would sign a new contract with Golden State.
New Firm Set To Run Yosemite In $2 Billion DealAramark has been offered a 15-year contract to take over hotels, restaurants and outdoor activities at Yosemite National Park...
San Jose Firefighters Get Their First Pay Raise Since 2008For San Jose firefighters, there is finally a clear path ahead when it comes to their future with the city.
Typo In Siemens' High-Speed Rail Display At State Capitol? California's High-Speed Rail Authority will soon award a massive contract to one of at least 10 bidders who want to build the new bullet train from San Francisco (or Sacramento) to Southern California. If Siemens gets the job, though, they may want to subcontract with a painter to handle the lettering.
‘Final Contract Offer' Made In West Coast Port Disruptions; Labor Secretary Tries To Broker SettlementContract talks continue between labor union and employers as cargo remains stuck at West Coast ports and a federal mediator has intervened to broker a settlement to get cargo moving freely.
Operations Resume At Port Of Oakland, 28 Other West Coast Ports After Labor-Dispute SlowdownThe Port of Oakland was just one of 29 West Coast ports affected by a massive three-day labor slowdown, but as of Tuesday operations resumed amid a contract dispute.
Teachers At 20 Oakland Public Schools Work Minimum Hours, Claim Slow Progress In Contract TalksTeachers at about 20 Oakland public schools are working the minimum number of required hours in a labor action to protest the slow pace of contract negotiations, teacher union president Trish Gorham said Friday.
Productivity 'Crippled' As Labor Contract Talks Drag Into 9th Month Over Oakland, Other West Coast PortsShipping companies and dockworkers are stepping up their rhetoric as contract talks for workers at 30 West Coast ports, including those in the Bay Area, have dragged into a ninth month.
Gay Sex, Adultery, Masturbation, Porn Are 'Gravely Evil': SF Archbishop Clarifies Sexual Morality For School StaffsArchbishop Cordileone said the changes do not contain anything essentially new, but are intended to clarify existing expectations for Catholic teachers.