Climbing Yosemite’s Half Dome is one of the national park system’s most iconic hikes in the nationwide system, but on Friday officials announced approval of a plan that permanently limits how many can do it.
The permit for Drakes Bay Oyster Company expires at the end of the month with a decision on its future expected before then.
Labor groups and immigrant rights activists are planning a San Jose protest Thursday following the decision by Northern California’s largest Latino market chain to begin using an employment eligibility verification system.
A Half Moon Bay orchid farm has agreed to pay $139,000 to settle allegations that it spilled hundreds of gallons of diesel fuel into a creek and illegally installed an irrigation pump.
California workplace safety officials said the builder of a 5,800-square-foot Milpitas home where a carpenter was buried alive under an avalanche of dirt did not have a proper permit.
Occupy Oakland protesters are once again facing eviction from Frank Ogawa Plaza as police have revoked their permit to maintain a presence outside City Hall.
Halloween is still weeks away, but already a popular Haunted House in Fremont is being forced to close its doors after the city called it a public safety hazard.
A battle is brewing over nine parking spaces that Planned Parenthood needs in order to open a clinic in Redwood City.
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday gave unanimous initial approval to legislation creating a new, cheaper permit that would allow cafes and restaurants to host live music.
A former San Francisco police officer accused of accepting money from taxi drivers in exchange for a passing grade on a written exam required for a permit was ordered Thursday by a judge to stand trial on bribery charges, a district attorney’s office spokesman said.