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Best Places In The Bay Area To Propose

Proposals haven’t gone out of style, and even when couples know where their relationships are headed, a proposal will forever be a special moment. The occasion calls for just the right spot to create a beautiful memory.

CBS San Francisco–08/31/2013

Cars pass through the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

About The Bay: Surprise! Tourists In Rental Cars Mailed Bills For Crossing Golden Gate Bridge

Tourists visiting San Francisco like to rent cars and head to the Golden Bridge overlook in Marin County so they can snap photos of the themselves with the iconic landmark in the background as a lasting reminder of their trip. But many are receiving another reminder when they come home, a bill for the toll.

07/29/2013

With KPIX 5 cameras rolling, motorcyclist Alan Baker crossed the Golden Gate Bridge four times on July 2, 2013. The electronic tolling system only recorded one crossing on that date. (CBS)

Electronic Tolling On Golden Gate Bridge May Not Spot Motorcycles

It’s been just over three months since the Golden Gate Bridge laid off toll takers and switched to an all-electronic system. While bridge officials made the move to save money, one motorcyclist may have found a flaw in the system.

07/23/2013

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Body Pulled From Bay Near Golden Gate Bridge

The U.S. Coast Guard pulled a body from San Francisco Bay near the Golden Gate Bridge Sunday morning.

07/14/2013

Commuter traffic backs up at the toll plaza to the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on July 2, 2013 in Oakland.(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Bridge Sees Brunt Of Extra Traffic During BART Strike

Thousands more motorists have been crossing Bay Area bridges each day of an ongoing BART strike that started Monday, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.

07/03/2013

A big rig is wedged into a too narrow lane at the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza, July 2, 2013. (Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District )

Big Rig Crashes Into Wrong Lane At Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza

The driver of a big-rig that became stuck in a narrow lane at the Golden Gate Bridge’s toll plaza Tuesday morning said traffic prevented him from getting to the wider lanes to his right, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

07/02/2013

Fort Point and Golden Gate Bridge

Man Who Survived Golden Gate Bridge Jump To Lead Suicide Prevention Walk

A man who jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge and survived will lead a suicide prevention walk in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park this weekend.

05/29/2013

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Body In Wetsuit Found Near Base Of Golden Gate Bridge

The body of a male wearing a wetsuit was found on a hillside near Kirby Cove in the Marin Headlands on Wednesday afternoon, a fire captain said Thursday.

05/16/2013

Crews begin putting down cones blocking lanes on the Golden Gate Bridge, May 7, 2013. (CBS)

Emergency Road Repairs Shut Golden Gate Bridge Lane

One lane of the Golden Gate Bridge remained closed Tuesday afternoon after the road deteriorated during the morning commute, forcing emergency repairs.

05/07/2013

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Bay Area Lawmaker Concerned About Coast Guard Cutting Bridge Patrols

East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell said he’s tired of the “whack-a-mole” approaching to trying to fix the budget.

05/01/2013

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