East Bay

A Dunlin, a very small shorebird, is washed of a mystery contaminant at the San Francisco Bay Center. (Cheryl Reynolds/International Bird Rescue)

Death Toll From Mystery Goo Reaches 200 Birds; Substance Still Unknown

An unidentified sticky substance found on seabirds in the East Bay and Peninsula since Friday has killed about 200 birds, while more than 250 others are receiving care, California Department of Fish and Wildlife officials said Wednesday.

01/21/2015

Rescuers clean a mystery substance off of birds found in the East Bay. (CBS SF)

Mystery Goo Now Blamed For Killing At Least 80 East Bay Shorebirds

Wildlife experts are still tying to identify a mystery substance that has covered and killed at least 80 birds on the East Bay shoreline.

01/20/2015

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Freeze Warning In Effect For East Bay, Santa Cruz Mountains Friday Morning

The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for areas of the East Bay in effect until 9 a.m. Friday.

01/02/2015

Palace Hotel (credit: Bobak Ha'Eri/Wikimedia Commons)

Best Places For New Year’s Day Brunch 2015 In The Bay Area

Ring in the New Year 2015 with the best brunch ever, and get the year rolling just right.

12/31/2014

PG&E crews working to restore power as outages spread across Northern California. (courtesy: @PGE4Me)

Outages Keep PG&E Crews Working Into The Night; More Than 30,000 Bay Area Homes Still In The Dark

As of 8 p.m. Tuesday, around 170,000 customers had been impacted by power outages throughout the region, with an estimated 31,000 customers still without service

12/30/2014

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) trains sit idle at a BART maintenance facility. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wind-Toppled Trees And Debris Shut San Francisco, East Bay BART Tracks

Tuesday’s high winds are wreaking havoc on BART tracks causing complete shutdowns in San Francisco’s Mission, and in the East Bay.

12/30/2014

Lombardi Sports (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Best Places To Rent Outdoor Gear In The Bay Area

Here are some of the best places to rent outdoor gear in the Bay Area, some with multiple locations.

12/13/2014

PG&E braves flood waters on the way to restore power in Marin County, December 11th, 2014

More Than 3,400 Without Power In Bay Area Due To Storm

PG&E reported late Thursday night about 3,400 residents in the Bay Area were still without power do to a inclement weather pushing through the area.

12/12/2014

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Bay Area Storm Unleashes Up To 9 Inches Of Rain, Wind Gusts Exceed 80 MPH

Rain and wind gusts from Thursday’s powerful Bay Area storm is sticking to the “forecasted script.”

12/11/2014

The East Bay Municipal Utility District water treatment facility stands in Oakland, California. (Photo by Chip Chipman/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

East Bay MUD Customers Get 14% Fee Hike To Cover Drought Costs

Despite the expected heavy rain from this week’s upcoming storm, customers with the East Bay Municipal Utility District will see their water bills increase to cover costs for improving services associated to the state’s ongoing drought.

12/10/2014

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