The Novato Fire District rescued an elderly man who fell off a creek bank on his Novato property and became wedged between boulders Thursday afternoon.
San Jose fire crews responded to a report of a fire in the 4600 block of Hamilton Ave. at Atherton Ave. around 2:15 p.m.
Fire crews have contained a four-alarm fire at a church in San Jose Sunday afternoon, fire officials said.
Chief Charles Hanley of the Rodeo-Hercules Fire District made about $177,000 a year in salary. But including retirement benefits, his total compensation comes out to roughly $380,000.
A pet rat survived a two-alarm fire in Antioch at a home where the roof collapsed early Sunday morning.
BART is trying to figure out what caused one of its trains to catch fire in Hayward Sunday morning.
A woman suffered minor burns in a one-alarm apartment fire in Pleasant Hill Sunday afternoon, a fire official said.
The San Jose Fire Department responded simultaneously to a fire at a grocery store and another at a home late Friday night.
Office workers, pedestrians and drivers witnessed a nail-biting drama high above the ground at 11th and Broadway in Oakland, Thursday, when a couple of window-washers became stranded on a platform hundreds of feet in the air.
The San Francisco Fire Chiefs Association has joined rank and file groups in calling for the removal of Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White and now they’re pressuring Mayor Ed Lee to react.