Downtown

Window washers await rescue after getting stuck on the side of an Oakland building. (CBS SF)

Crews Rescue Window Washers Stuck Outside Downtown Oakland High-Rise

Crews rescued two window washers stuck on malfunctioning equipment outside of a high-rise in downtown Oakland Thursday morning.

10/02/2014

US-EARTHQUAKE

Drone Captures Unique Angle Of Downtown Napa Building Damage

Dozens of downtown Napa buildings have been left uninhabitable by Sunday’s 6.0 earthquake, so how are inspectors supposed to get a true idea of the damage to buildings that aren’t even safe to set foot in? One man thinks camera-equipped quadcopters could be part of the answer.

08/25/2014

Napa Quake Damage

Earthquake Sparks Damaging Fires, Crumbles Historic Downtown Napa Buildings

Bricks and building materials were strewn across several streets in downtown Napa Sunday following a powerful earthquake centered just south of town.

08/24/2014

(CBS SF)

Bomb Squad Detonates Dynamite Found Outside Of SF Federal Courthouse

The bomb squad blew up an apparent explosive device outside the San Francisco Federal Building Monday night.

08/19/2014

San Jose

San Jose’s Rapid Housing Construction Causes Concerns Of Overbuilding

The demand for additional housing in Silicon Valley is producing results, but some are concerned over-building could create the next housing bubble.

07/11/2014

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81-Year-Old Larkspur Woman Dies After Being Hit By Car In Downtown San Rafael

An elderly woman who was running errands in downtown San Rafael has died in the hospital after being hit in a busy downtown intersection.

06/05/2014

Investigators at the scene of a shooting at a San Rafael restaurant.

2 Arrested For Shooting Inside Downtown San Rafael Restaurant

Christian Fernando Moran, 19, and Victor Alexis Deleon, 20, both of San Rafael, were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of attempted murder and conspiracy, police spokeswoman Margo Rohrbacher said.

04/09/2014

Downtown San Jose

New Restaurants Revitalize Downtown San Jose

Downtown San Jose is experiencing a restaurant boom as over 40 new eateries have opened in recent months indicating a urban revival for the area.

04/04/2014

(FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)

SF Valentine’s Day Pillow Fight Evolves From Intimate Brawl To Full-Scale Melee

If obligation to both find a special someone by February 14th and buy them that unique gift that will show them how deeply you care about them – for under $100 – is enough to make you want to smash something, then we’re guessing you’re a fan of the annual Valentine’s Day Pillow Fight/voluntary beat-down on San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza.

02/14/2014

An ambulance at  First and Santa Clara streets in San Jose where a man was stabbed to death, February 12, 2014. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

San Jose Bar Owner: Off-Duty Bouncer Stabbed To Death By Rowdy Patron

An off-duty security guard was stabbed to death in downtown San Jose early Wednesday morning after pursuing a rowdy patron who was kicked out of a nearby bar and had walked around the corner, according to the bar’s owner.

02/12/2014

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