Equipment

(City of Sunnyvale)

Noise, Air Pollution Concerns Prompt Potential Leaf Blower Ban In Sunnyvale

The city of Sunnyvale is looking into possibly restricting or banning use of leaf blowers because of numerous noise complaints and air pollution concerns.

01/05/2015

Chevron Refinery Flare

Chevron Agrees To Let County Officials Oversee Probe Into Flaring Incident At Richmond Refinery

Chevron will meet with Contra Costa Health Services and Bay Area Air Quality Management District officials on a weekly basis to provide status updates on the investigation.

12/30/2014

Flames seen illuminating the steam cloud during a flare-up on December 18th, 2014 (CBS)

Richmond Official Blasts Chevron For Calling Huge Flare At Plant ‘Routine’

Supervisor John Goia said the series of flares were an emergency reaction to something that went wrong at the plant.

12/19/2014

Flames seen illuminating the steam cloud during a flare-up on December 18th, 2014 (CBS)

Flare At Richmond’s Chevron Refinery Visible For Miles, Puts Neighbors On Edge

A flare due to depressurizing equipment at the Chevron refinery in Richmond lit up the sky Thursday evening, causing a stir on social media.

12/18/2014

Petaluma police are investigating the theft of an excavator from a construction site. (Source: Petaluma Police)

Neighbors Watch As $40K Caterpillar Excavator Stolen From Petaluma Construction Site

Petaluma police said today they are investigating the recent theft of a $40,000 excavator from a construction site.

11/03/2014

A military vehicle.  (CBS)

City Of Davis Returning $700K Mine-Resistant Military Vehicle Donated By Feds

The city of Davis is returning hundreds of thousands of dollars in military equipment donated by the Federal Government.

10/22/2014

(credit: Spintronix)

Ask The Experts: Wedding DJs

Entertainment for your wedding is key, but how do you go about finding a DJ?

08/15/2014

(CBS)

Former Monterey County Police Employee Suspected Of Stealing Department Property Arrested

Police found a former employee had stored multiple items in self-storage lockers, including police uniforms, firefighter “turn-out” gear, radio equipment, vehicle light bars, animal “catch poles,” keys and handcuffs.

07/03/2014

SpaceX Rocket Launch

SpaceX Cargo Ship Returns To Earth From Space Station With Nearly 2-Tons Of Experiments, Equipment

The commercial cargo ship Dragon returned to Earth from the International Space Station on Sunday, bringing back nearly 2 tons of science experiments and old equipment for NASA.

05/18/2014

Bay to Breakers

Race Crashers A Factor In Delay of 103rd Bay To Breakers

Concerned SFPD delayed the start of the race due to unregistered runners…

05/18/2014

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