Electrocuted Squirrel Knocks Out Power To 5,000 In Castro ValleyNearly 5,000 utility customers lost electrical service for roughly 90 minutes Thursday afternoon when a squirrel caused a power outage in the Castro Valley area.
Widespread Power Outage Affects 20,000 In San FranciscoCrews restored electricity to roughly 20,000 PG&E customers who lost power Thursday evening in San Francisco's SoMa district.
Power Outages Leaves Thousands Of PG&E Customers In The DarkTens of thousands of PG&E customers were in the dark Saturday. Crews spent the day restoring power to customers across the Bay Area.
Massive Comcast Cable TV Outage Affects Bay Area ViewersA widespread Comcast Cable TV outage was affecting customers in the Bay Area and across the U.S. on Monday.
Eucalyptus Tree Takes Out Power Lines, Blocks Access To Homes In BerkeleyA large eucalyptus tree took out power lines, causing an outage to hundreds of homes in Berkeley during Tuesday morning’s rainstorm, PG&E said.
Outage Knocks Out Twitter In Parts Of U.S., EuropeSome Twitter users had to do without early Tuesday after sporadic outages knocked the social media site offline in the U.S. and Europe.
Over 6K PG&E Customers Without Gas Heat On Chilly Night In Discovery BayMore than 6,000 customers in the Discovery Bay area of Contra Costa County will be without gas heat until Monday night because PG&E officials have to shut off service to make repairs, a PG&E spokeswoman and a statement by Contra Costa County Supervisor Mary Piepho said Sunday.
Garbage Truck Hits Utility Pole, Knocking Power To Nearly 1K San Jose HomesAbout 850 homes are without power Thursday evening in East San Jose after a garbage truck struck a utility pole, bringing down power lines earlier in the day, according to PG&E officials.
Massive Power Outage Hits 55,000 PG&E Customers On Monterey PeninsulaThousands of utility customers in Monterey County were without electrical service Sunday afternoon due to a massive outage, according to PG&E.
PG&E Transformer Explodes Injuring 2 In Bernal HeightsPG&E is trying to figure what caused a transformer to explode in San Francisco injuring 2 people.
Thousands Of Residents In The Dark In SF's Inner SunsetPower was out for 3,360 PG&E customers in San Francisco living along the southern edge of Golden Gate Park and in the Inner Sunset neighborhood.
Brief Facebook Outage Shuts Down Millions Of Users Around The WorldA Facebook outage Thursday morning shut down millions of users around the world.