Mandatory Evacuation Order Lifted As Lake County 'Elk Fire' Consumes 450 AcresMandatory evacuations were lifted for residents near a wildfire burning in Lake County that has consumed 450 acres Wednesday night, according to Cal Fire.
Fire At Home With 13 People Highlights Need For Affordable Housing In South BayMore than a dozen people needed a place to stay after a fire damaged their San Jose home, an incident which helps illustrate the state of affordable housing in the Bay Area and Silicon Valley.
Sunnyvale Man On Dream Trip Killed In Avalanche Triggered By Nepal EarthquakeThe State Department has confirmed a Sunnyvale man was killed in Nepal.
Jumper Breaks Leg Leaping From Burning Oakland Home Where 3 Were Displaced Christmas MorningA 1-alarm fire in Oakland Thursday morning displaced three people and one person was taken to the hospital after jumping from the home's second floor.
Facebook Adding Buttons To Make Donating To Ebola Fight EasierFacebook is stepping up its efforts to fight Ebola by adding a button designed to make it easier for its users to donate to charities battling the disease.
Sierra Wildfire Forces Evacuation Of Dozens Of HomesA wildfire burning on heavily forested land in Northern California has forced the evacuation of dozens of homes.
Napa Valley Food Bank Helps Distribute Food To Those In Need Following Earthquake Many residents are replacing perishables that were lost when the power went out following the earthquake.
Napa Quake Damage Estimated At $300 Million, Vintners Chip In $10 MillionNapa officials said this morning the initial estimate of damage from Sunday's 6.0-magnitude earthquake to privately owned homes and commercial properties in the city is $300 million.
Oakland Raiders Donate Funds For Napa Earthquake ReliefThe Oakland Raiders football team Wednesday afternoon is donating $50,000 for earthquake relief to the American Red Cross, the Napa Valley Unified School District and the Napa Valley Education Foundation.
Red Cross Sets Up Emergency Shelters In Napa, Vallejo For Quake-Displaced ResidentsNapa city officials said there is "relative calm" in the community following a magnitude 6 earthquake that struck near American Canyon early Sunday morning.
Bay Area Red Cross Volunteers Travel To Hawaii To Provide Relief After Tropical Storm IselleFive Red Cross Bay Area Chapter volunteers are helping provide disaster relief to those affected by Tropical Storm Iselle, the American Red Cross said Monday.
Daly City House Fire Displaces 10 ResidentsA house fire in Daly City displaced 10 residents Sunday afternoon, according to the North County Fire Authority.