Atherton Power Shut Down to Rescue 2 from Downed LinesPG&E de-energized the power grid for portions of Atherton and West Menlo Park to save the lives of two people trapped in a car in Atherton with live electrical wires on the hood.
Excavator Creates Havoc In Sunnyvale; Power Knocked OutA third-party contractor's excavator toppled two utility poles and damaged two others Monday, triggering a power outage that knocked out electricity to more than 8,000 PG&E customers.
Power Outage To Signal Lights Halts Caltrain Commute LinesThe platform at Caltrain's Millbrae station overflowed with commuters Wednesday morning after a power failure knocked out the system's signal lights, halting train traffic.
San Jose State Power Outage Blamed On Unfortunate SquirrelSan Jose State University officials have traced the cause of their campus-wide power outage Wednesday to a squirrel.
Power Outage Strands Some Disneyland Visitors On RidesA power outage hit parts of Disneyland on Wednesday, leaving some tourists stranded on rides.
Power Restored To Main Campus At SFSUSan Francisco State University has announced the closure of their main campus for the rest of Thursday due to a power outage, but residence halls and the downtown campus are still open.
Luxury San Francisco Apartment Tower Loses Electricity, Hot WaterResidents at a luxury apartment tower in San Francisco have had a rough week after the complex lost all electricity and hot water Monday.
Power Restored After Large Outage In San Francisco SoMa, Mission BayThousands of customers temporarily lost power in San Francisco's South of Market and Mission Bay area Thursday afternoon.
Over 1,200 Lightning Strikes In San Francisco Bay Area During ThunderstormsOver 1,200 lightning strikes were recorded in the Bay Area on Monday evening during the region's unusual rash of thunderstorms.
South Bay Windstorm Leaves Thousands Without PowerStrong winds blew up the coast early Monday morning from Monterey causing power outages and downing trees and power lines.
Alameda Outage Forces Cancellation of July 4 Celebration Aboard USS HornetA popular Fourth of July celebration was canceled Tuesday evening in Alameda after a power outage disrupted service throughout the city.
Santa Clara County Reports Two Heat-Related DeathsSanta Clara County health officials on Wednesday confirmed that two San Jose residents died on Monday due to heat-related conditions during the ongoing heat wave gripping the Bay Area.