A small fire damaged a home’s garage and briefly shut down a roadway in San Anselmo Sunday morning, according to a fire battalion chief.
A small earthquake shook an area near Salinas Tuesday evening.
The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake Sunday evening in the west Los Angeles area.
San Francisco fire officials said Monday that TC Steel of Petaluma was the subcontractor whose work is believed to have started the large blaze at a construction site in the city’s Mission Bay neighborhood in March.
Sullivan’s Funeral Home and Cremation Services owner Jim Sullivan said he has been thinking of retiring and selling the valuable plot of land, now that his kids are grown and have their own careers.
A strong earthquake jolted Tokyo early Monday, rattling windows and nerves though there were no initial reports of major damage. The national broadcaster NHK, citing local authorities, said 17 people were reported injured, some of them from falls as the quake struck.
A two-alarm fire gutted a Fairfield house Saturday night, according to the Fairfield Fire Department.
A magnitude 6.6 quake was recorded Wednesday night in the Pacific Ocean off the northwest corner of British Columbia’s Vancouver Island, the U.S. Geological Survey’s National Earthquake Information Center said.
A five-alarm that destroyed the warehouses of three West Berkeley businesses on Saturday night caused an estimated $9 million in damage, Berkeley fire Acting Deputy Chief Avery Webb said Thursday.
A small earthquake hit along the Hayward Fault in the Berkeley area Sunday afternoon, according to the USGS.