Prison Gardening Program Helping Transform Vacaville Inmates' LivesA dry patch of soil inside a Vacaville prison is being transformed into a drought-tolerant garden in a program intended to transform inmates’ lives through connection to nature.
Activist Begins Signature Campaign For Tax On California Bottled WaterA political activist says companies that take water from California’s ground should pay a fair amount for it - and he’s collecting signatures for an initiative to go on the 2016 ballot that would tax bottled water.
Additional Commuter Lane, Bike Path On Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Could Be In Place By 2017Construction on the $74 million project is expected to begin next year, and the new commuter lane and bike and pedestrian path could be in place by late-2017.
Bus Driver Who Helped Foil Child Abduction In Milpitas: ‘I Did What Any Parent Would Do’VTA bus driver Tim Watson said his instincts kicked in, and that's how he stopped an alleged child abduction in Milpitas and Fremont.
South Bay Inmate-Work Agreement Terminated Following Science Camp Employee’s Arrest On Child Porn ChargesAn inmate work agreement in place for 25 years in Silicon Valley has been terminated following the high-profile arrest of a science-camp supervisor on child pornography charges.
San Francisco City Officials Invited To Ride Along In 22-Day Muni ChallengeSan Francisco city officials will be riding the bus for the next 22 days and tweeting about their experiences with the hashtag #OnBoardSF.
San Francisco-Area Residents Need To Earn More Than $39 An Hour To Afford Average 2-Bedroom ApartmentIn the San Francisco metro area, you have to make $39.65 an hour to be able to afford the average two-bedroom apartment.
Passenger Shot Aboard San Francisco Muni T-Line In Bayview DistrictA passenger suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot by another in an altercation on a Muni light rail vehicle midday Monday, according to San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.
U.S. Secretary Of Defense Ashton Carter Courts Silicon Valley Tech Community To Lead New Military Cyber StrategyHe also unveiled that Defense Innovation Unit X will be located in Silicon Valley to scout for emerging technologies and to strengthen existing relationships.
Mom From Minimalist Mill Valley Family Offers Tips For Zero-Waste LifestyleA Mill Valley family practices a minimalist lifestyle to say the least. The mom from this "zero-waste" lifestyle even makes her own makeup.
Golden State Warriors Plan To Break Ground On Mission Bay Arena In 2016Warriors President and COO Rick Welts said the only sticking point right now is funding for the project.
Man Accidently Plows SUV Through The Front Of A Daly City 7-11A Cadillac Escalade smashes through the front of a Daly City 7-11 Thursday morning. A witness says the driver seemed confused.