Muni To Shut Down Subway Service Every Night To Upgrade Equipment DowntownDowntown subway service on all light-rail lines will shut down early every night from Friday July 31 until January 2016 to allow for upgrades to radio and emergency communications systems, according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.
Cal/OSHA Faults Employer In Window Washer’s Fall In Downtown San FranciscoIt was on November 21, 2014 when Pedro Perez lost his balance and fell from the building, landing on a moving car.
Leap Suspends Private Bus Service In San Francisco After Receiving Cease And Desist NoticeThe San Francisco startup has received a Cease and Desist notice from the California Public Utilities Commission, and has temporarily suspended service.
Chaotic Morning In San Francisco's Tenderloin Involves Car Ramp, Crashes, Broken Water LinesA strange series of events occurred in San Franciso's Tenderloin District Monday morning, involving a runaway car inside a parking garage, a broken water line and Mercedes crashing into a fire engine.
Cal Students Petition To Block Construction That Would Block Berkeley's View Of Golden GateStudents and residents were circulating a petition on Change.Org to block the construction of an 18-story high-rise in Downtown Berkeley because it would obstruct "cherished" views of the Golden Gate Bridge from Campanile Way.
Downtown San Leandro Will Have Free Wi-Fi By SummerThe new system will provide some of the fastest Internet speeds available anywhere in the Bay Area.
San Francisco Police Investigate 2nd Downtown Jewelry Heist In 1 WeekIn San Francisco's second jewelry store robbery in the past week, three male suspects robbed a Union Square jewelry store at gunpoint Friday morning, police said.
18 Arrested For Public Intoxication At New Year’s Eve Event In Downtown San Francisco And Along EmbarcaderoPolice also made six felony arrests and one misdemeanor arrest in the area where the New Year's Eve event was held in San Francisco.
San Jose To Ban Bicycling On Sidewalks On Some Downtown StreetsResidents in the downtown area have said many bicyclists make walking on sidewalks dangerous, while bike riders have argues streets are not properly marked and too narrow to bike on.
Market Street Reopens After Being Shut Down In Downtown San Francisco Due To Police ActivityThe busy thoroughfare was shut down between Van Ness and Octavia.
Oakland Begins Cleanup After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Protest Leaves Downtown Businesses Vandalized, LootedWork crews on Tuesday morning began cleaning up downtown, where demonstrators protesting the Ferguson, Mo. grand jury decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson over the shooting death of Michael Brown set fires, smashed store-front windows and looted businesses on Monday night.
Tech Companies Scooping Up Commercial Properties In San Francisco's Financial DistrictIt's not exactly a takeover but in San Francisco's Financial District, bankers, lawyers and insurance executives are increasingly rubbing shoulders with workers from the tech industry.