High Grass And High Fire Danger At Novato Open Space Prompts ConcernsNeighborhood concern over fire danger grows as the grass at Pacheco Valle Preserve in Novato grows taller.
1,000+ Acre Humboldt County Forest Opening To PublicMore than a thousand acres of timber land acquired in 2014 by Humboldt County for a community forest will finally open to the public next year.
Development Gobbling Up Open Space Across Western States At Alarming RateThe natural landscape of the Wild West is disappearing.
San Francisco Bicyclists, Pedestrians Get Their Own Space Atop Twin PeaksSan Francisco's Twin Peaks is about to get a lot more bicycle and pedestrian-friendly with a new two-year pilot program set to begin in June.
Open Space Bond Rejected, Several Incumbents Lose In San Mateo County ElectionIn San Mateo County's first all-mail election, voters in San Carlos solidly rejected a bond measure to finance the purchase of open space.
Los Gatos Nudist Resort Accused Of Stealing Water From Open Space DistrictResidents at a Los Gatos nudist resort facing difficulties during California’s drought were accused of stealing water from a nearby open district.
DNA Test Reveals Mountain Lion That Attacked Boy Near Cupertino Is MaleTest results reveal the mountain lion that attacked a 6-year-old boy near Cupertino Sunday is a male.
George Lucas Facing Possible Lawsuit Over Chicago Museum Site ProposalGeorge Lucas may be facing a lawsuit over his proposal to build a $1 billion museum in Chicago.
Gateway Park At Oakland Bay Bridge Touchdown To Include Rail YardThe park that will be adjacent to the Oakland touchdown for the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge will incorporate a rail yard to accommodate operations at the Port of Oakland, transportation officials said Wednesday.
Santa Clara's Last Piece Of Farmland Ready For BuildingThe days are numbered for the last piece of usable farmland in Santa Clara, slated to become housing for the elderly and those with limited means.
Community Rallies Around Plan To Revitalize West OaklandDozens of residents packed the first community meeting on the effort to revitalize West Oakland Tuesday night. The West Oakland Specific Plan focuses on potential redevelopment at four sites that right now are mostly vacant.
Oakland Business Owner Hopes To Follow Success Of San Francisco's Mini ParksHoping to replicate San Francisco's success in establishing small parks, or parklets as they’re known, on city streets, one Oakland business owner is pushing City Hall to move faster on allowing similar public living spaces in his city.