The mayor of San Francisco is heading to Baltimore for a day of community service in honor of the Ravens’ victory over the 49ers in the Super Bowl.
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan surprised residents with a recent newsletter, including a promotion for a class on how to pick locks.
Authorities say a California official who was yelling about the price of a milkshake at a Foster’s Freeze shop is facing a misdemeanor charge after he challenged a bystander who tried to intercede to a fight.
Vallejo police arrested a suspect Friday on suspicion of three arsons, including one at the office of Mayor Osby Davis.
On Monday, Vallejo Mayor Osby Davis called the fire at his law business early Saturday morning “a malicious and cowardly act” in an escalating attempt to intimidate him.
San Francisco’s mayor has abandoned a police stop and frisk proposal designed to get weapons off the streets.
When Stockton becomes the largest U.S. city ever to file for bankruptcy, it will strike a hard blow to residents, especially city employees and retirees whose health benefits and pensions helped drive the city toward insolvency.
Officials in Stockton said Tuesday that mediation with the city’s creditors has failed, meaning it is set to become the largest American city ever to declare bankruptcy.
Embattled Oakland Mayor Jean Quan appears likely to survive a pair of recall efforts which have been aimed at her for much of the past year.
The hacker group Anonymous appears to have posted the addresses and other personal information of Oakland city officials to the Internet.