A large home in a residential neighborhood in Atherton suffered significant damage as a result of a three-alarm fire on Thursday afternoon.
A car carrier that caught fire was causing a major traffic backup in Lafayette Thursday morning.
After a fire in March shut the doors to Berkeley’s famous gourmet restaurant Chez Panisse, the eatery is preparing to reopen later this month.
In response to a deadly limousine fire on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge last month, East Bay lawmaker Ellen Corbett has introduced legislation that would add safety features in limos.
A three-alarm fire at a residential hotel in downtown Berkeley Tuesday morning forced a dramatic evacuation and caused several minor injuries, but a quick response by firefighters minimized the damage, a fire official said.
A second-alarm fire that spread to multiple buildings in San Francisco’s Bayview district displaced seven adults and a child this morning, according to fire officials.
A group of 10 women — many in their mid-nineties — escaped from a burning limousine in Walnut Creek Sunday thanks to some quick-acting caregivers.
San Jose firefighters are at the scene of a grass fire along the southbound side of Interstate Highway 880 near Bascom Avenue, a fire captain said.
Firefighters discovered a pot grow when they were called to a one-alarm blaze that broke out at a home in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond neighborhood Monday morning.
Cal Fire firefighters contained a vegetation fire around 2 p.m. that burned 240 acres just north of Livermore at Vasco Road