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2 Arrested In Downtown San Rafael Shooting

Two men have been arrested in connection with a gang-related shooting that occurred in downtown San Rafael on Tuesday night, a police spokeswoman said.

11/14/2012

Authorities in Palo Alto search for a suspect who evaded police following a traffic stop on August 30, 2012. The suspect was later arrested. (CBS)

Suspect Arrested After Fleeing Downtown Palo Alto Traffic Stop

Police have arrested man who fled from a traffic stop into a Palo Alto neighborhood Thursday afternoon, prompting a nearly two-hour search.

08/30/2012

parking meter

Free Parking Could Vanish On Palo Alto Streets

There is good and bad to parking in Palo Alto. The good is that street parking is free almost anywhere you go; the bad is the shrinking availability of parking spaces around town.

08/01/2012

George Lucas (Photo by Abby Brack/Getty Images)

George Lucas Donates Land To Create Downtown San Anselmo Park

The Star Wars and Indiana Jones creator, who lives a short distance from downtown San Anselmo, has agreed to donate a vacant building he owns in order to create a new park space. The lot sits directly north of the town’s main offices.

06/26/2012

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Berkeley Council Approves Public Vote On Sit-Lie Ban

After a lengthy debate, the Berkeley City Council voted 6-3 early Wednesday morning in favor of putting a measure on the November ballot that would prohibit sitting on sidewalks near businesses during daytime hours.

06/13/2012

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Berkeley Council Considers Putting Sidewalk Sitting Ban On Ballot

City leaders in Berkeley are considering Tuesday night whether to put a measure before voters this November that bans sitting on public sidewalks, a plan backed by the city’s mayor.

06/12/2012

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Berkeley Mayor Wants To Ban Sitting On Sidewalks

Berkeley voters may be asked this November to consider a measure that would ban sitting on the city’s commercial sidewalks.

06/03/2012

Walnut Creek Police

Walnut Creek Mayor Claims Victory Over Downtown Nightlife Violence

In the beginning of the year, it seemed as if police were regularly and routinely being called to certain night spots in the downtown area on reports of shootings, fights and robberies.

03/12/2012

The Macy's website. (Macys.com)

Macy’s Lease For Online Offices Adds To SF Tech Real Estate Boom

San Francisco landed another big commercial tenant Thursday, and hit a milestone in its drive to make the city a hub for high technology.

03/01/2012

Walnut Creek Police

Walnut Creek Increases Patrols In Downtown Area

This comes after nine people were arrested during late night skirmishes last weekend.

02/04/2012

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