Facebook 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.
A wildfire burning on heavily forested land in Northern California has forced the evacuation of dozens of homes.
Many residents are replacing perishables that were lost when the power went out following the earthquake.
Napa 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.
The 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.
Napa city officials said there is “relative calm” in the community following a magnitude 6 earthquake that struck near American Canyon early Sunday morning.
Five Red Cross Bay Area Chapter volunteers are helping provide disaster relief to those affected by Tropical Storm Iselle, the American Red Cross said Monday.
A house fire in Daly City displaced 10 residents Sunday afternoon, according to the North County Fire Authority.
Salinas police are seeking suspects in the burglary of generators, batteries and other items from the American Red Cross on Monday.
A two-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Outer Mission District pushed six adults, one child and pets out of their San Francisco Outer Mission District home early Monday morning.