25 Years After Loma Prieta Earthquake, Numerous Advances Made In Early Warning SystemsIn 1989, a gallon of gas was just less than a dollar, the first episode of “The Simpsons” aired on TV, and the first GPS satellites were launched into orbit. Twenty-five years later, GPS is the key to new technology allowing seismologists to warn us when a big quake is about to hit.
San Francisco Soft-Story Property Owners Get Earthquake-Retrofit WarningsSan Francisco city officials are reminding property owners, nearly 25 years after the Loma Prieta earthquake,that seismic upgrades are required.
California's Top Earthquakes Of All TimeTo live in California is to deal with earthquakes. Here is a short list of some of the state’s most devastating earthquakes.
Pier 39's Playful Sea Lions To Be Celebrated At Grand OpeningAquarium of the Bay is inviting the public to the grand opening of the Sea Lion Center...
Diseased SF Embarcadero Palm Trees Will Be Costly To ReplaceDozens of the palm trees San Francisco planted after Loma Prieta to evoke feelings of California dreaming along the Embarcadero have been dying a slow death, a city official said Thursday.
Oakland Uptown Development Breaks Ground, Hopes To Attract ‘Working Class’Oakland's Uptown neighborhood is welcoming the groundbreaking of a new affordable housing development that will take about 15 months to complete.
New Bay Bridge Span Expected To Open Labor Day 2013Cars will start rolling across the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge during Labor Day weekend in 2013, Caltrans officials said Wednesday.