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Concord Plans Redevelopment Of Naval Weapons Station

After nearly six years, the vision for thousands of acres has been finalized by Concord’s City Council, leaving housing advocates and environmentalists alike applauding.

01/31/2012

Carl Clark. (CBS)

WWII Navy Vet Receives Long Overdue Honor At Moffett Field

In the naval battles of the Second World War, there were many acts of heroism. But what Carl Clark did wasn’t recognized until Tuesday at Moffett Field

01/17/2012

Petty Officer 2nd Class Marissa Gaeta of Placerville kissed her parner Petty Officer 3rd Class Citlalic Snell of Los Angeles after descending from the U.S.S. Oak Hill in Virginia Beach, Va. on December 21, 2011. (CBS)

NorCal Woman Shares 1st Kiss With Partner At Navy Ship’s Return

A Navy tradition caught up with the repeal of the U.S. military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” rule on Wednesday when two women sailors became the first to share the coveted “first kiss” on the pier after one of them returned from 80 days at sea.

12/21/2011

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Rutley, Faulkner Lead San Jose State Past Navy

Brandon Rutley rushed for 132 yards and two touchdowns and caught a career-high eight passes for another 101 yards, lifting San Jose State to a 27-24 victory over Navy on Saturday.

11/19/2011

The Blue Angels

Blue Angels Begin San Francisco Fleet Week Practice Runs

The Blue Angels, the Navy’s precision flight demonstration team, were set to conduct practice flights on Thursday and Friday ahead of the air shows scheduled for Saturday and Sunday afternoons during the annual Fleet Week celebrations.

10/06/2011

The former Alameda Naval Air Station. (Department Of Energy)

Navy Giving Old Alameda Air Station To City

The Navy is turning over its 918-acre former naval air station property to the city of Alameda.

09/30/2011

USS Carl Vinson. (Petty Officer 2nd Class Dusty Howell/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Ship That Buried Bin Laden Appearing In SF Fleet Week

The annual San Francisco Fleet Week celebration will begin on October 6th. One of the ships scheduled to appear is expected to receive plenty of attention.

09/15/2011

Navy SEAL Killed In Afghanistan Lived In San Jose As A Child

Navy SEAL Kevin Houston’s family in San Jose has been left heartbroken by news that he was killed along with 37 others when his helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan Saturday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/09/2011

Twenty-nine-year-old Derek Benson, an Angwin native, was killed in Afghanistan (Angwin Reporter)

Navy SEAL From Napa County Killed In Afghanistan

A native of Angwin in Napa County was one of 25 U.S. Special Operations forces killed Saturday when a helicopter was shot down by enemy fire in the Wardak province of Afghanistan.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/08/2011

port chicago

Berkeley Oral History Project Seeks Survivors Of Port Chicago Explosion

Historians have launched a search to gather survivor accounts of a deadly World War II incident at a Contra Costa shipyard that contributed to the eventual desegregation of the military.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/15/2011

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