merican Red Cross chapters in Silicon Valley, Santa Cruz and the Bay Area have assigned 19 trained volunteers to work in the relief effort for victims of the deadly landslide in Oso, Wash., a spokesman said.
Firefighters were at the scene of an apartment fire that displaced about 50 residents and injured one person in San Leandro Thursday morning, fire officials said.
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Another 20 Bay Area volunteers are traveling to Colorado to assist the thousands of residents there affected by recent floods.
Bay Area volunteers were heading to help with disaster relief in flood-stricken Colorado.
A building on San Francisco’s Market Street that houses American Red Cross offices was evacuated Monday morning because of a bomb threat.
Two residents were displaced by a fire at an apartment complex in San Jose Wednesday morning, a fire captain said.
The American Red Cross opened a shelter for the 32 residents displaced by a two-alarm apartment fire in Milpitas on Tuesday.
A suspicious one-alarm house fire displaced five residents in East Palo Alto Monday morning, according to fire officials.