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San Jose Non-Profit Provides Bikes And More For Those In Need

Good Karma Bikes provides the homeless and low-income working people with bicycle transportation, and also takes some in as interns.

12/24/2013

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Phil Matier: Repair Work Begins On Bay Bridge Bolts

The fix for the broken bolts includes implementing steel saddles on the span.

05/23/2013

Passengers board a San Francisco Muni bus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supervisor Exploring Ticket Surcharge On Events To Help Muni

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener is looking at the possibility of placing a small surcharge on tickets for festivals and sporting events to raise revenue for the San Francisco Municipal Railway system.

05/22/2013

The Overseas Reymar anchored in San Francisco Bay after scraping a bumper around one of the Bay Bridge towers. (MTC)

Work Begins To Repair Bay Bridge After Tanker Crash

A protective wood, steel and plastic fender on a Bay Bridge tower that was damaged after an oil tanker struck it earlier this month is being ripped off and replaced with new materials.

01/25/2013

The Overseas Reymar anchored in San Francisco Bay after scraping a bumper around one of the Bay Bridge towers. (MTC)

Repairs To Begin On Bay Bridge Fender Damaged By Oil Tanker

Caltrans plans to begin making repairs Tuesday to Bay Bridge fenders that were damaged when an oil tanker struck the bridge earlier this month.

01/22/2013

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Foster City-Based Slingbox To Pay $195K To Settle Complaints

A judgment handed down in San Mateo County Superior Court in Redwood City requires Sling Media, Inc., to pay the fine and refrain from making false or misleading statements about Slingbox warranties, repairs and refunds.

01/05/2013

Smoke rises from the Richmond Chevron refinery fire (CBS)

Dispute Could Delay Chevron Richmond Refinery Repairs

Chevron’s plan to get its Richmond refinery back to full operating capacity following a massive fire could be slowed by a dispute over the type of piping it wants to use to make repairs.

11/20/2012

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Top 10 Must-Own Tools For Home Improvement Jobs

Tackling home repairs on your own is already a pain. Make sure you have the right tools.

11/07/2012

Escalators at the Montgomery St. BART station in San Francisco. (BrokenSphere / Wikimedia Commons)

Phil Matier: Human Waste Plagues BART Escalators

KCBS, CBS 5 and San Francisco Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said many of the broken escalators are the result of human excrement gumming up its gears.

07/26/2012

Two San Francisco Muni N Judah streetcars on Judah St. near 9th Ave. (Lennart Bolks)

San Francisco Muni N-Judah Repairs On Schedule

Relief is in sight for tens of thousands of San Francisco Muni riders who have been impacted by repairs to the N-Judah line this past week. A transit spokesman says service should be up and running by Monday morning.

06/02/2012

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