The Petaluma City Council on Monday night unanimously passed an ordinance that bans smoking in apartments and other units of multi-family dwellings, as well as in hotels and motels.
A judge this week issued final judgments that shut down two Oakland motels for a year that authorities say have been centers of prostitution and the sexual exploitation of minors.
The move by Orbitz is part of the growing trend of online retailers tailoring their offerings based on a wide variety of available user data; in this case, they targeted the hardware used by the shopper.
After being devastated by the recession, San Francisco’s tourism industry is beginning to turn things around.
Hundreds of workers gathered in front of Hyatt properties in Santa Clara and San Francisco to protest working conditions and a lack of affordable health care.
Police said that approximately 80 demonstrators were cited at a protest Thursday night near Union Square, where hotel workers demanded an end to what they say are abuses they face on the job.
Business is booming at the eight hotels around the Great America theme park in Santa Clara. For the second straight year, June hotel occupancy rates in the county have topped 80 percent.
The Santa Clara City Council Tuesday night agreed to negotiate a lease with Hall of Fame football player Joe Montana for a proposed luxury hotel project on two parcels of city-owned land.
A new web site and iPhone app is helping travelers get a peek at the view from their hotel room before they check in.
The Eye on the Bay team has identified a few of the most unique locales for dog lovers to show man’s best friend that the feeling is mutual.