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Apartment Fire Displaces More A Dozen Residents In San Lorenzo

A two-alarm fire at an apartment complex in San Lorenzo that left more than a dozen people displaced Sunday night likely started as an electrical fire

07/21/2014

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3 Firefighters Hurt In Central California Wildfire That Burned 2 Square Miles In 2 Days

Officials say three firefighters have been injured in a Central California wildfire that has burned through more than 2 square miles in two days.

05/27/2014

A construction worker uses a saw to cut wood as he builds framing for a new house in a development June 26, 2006 in Richmond, California. A report issued by the U.S. Commerce Department stated that sales of new single-family homes were up 4.6 percent in May. The median price of homes sold in May slipped to $235,300, down 4.3 percent from April. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Dublin Claims Spot As State’s 3rd Fastest Growing City

Dublin is California’s third fastest growing city, according to a new study.

04/30/2014

An out of order sign on the only elevator at the Hartland Hotel in San Francisco's Tenderloin. (CBS)

Tenants Feeling Trapped In SF High-Rise After Only Elevator Stays Broken For 5-Weeks

Tenants are on their wits’ end in a San Francisco high-rise after the buildings only elevator broke more than five weeks ago.

04/13/2014

Vacancy Rate For U.S. Apartments Reaches Highest Rate In 20 Years

Alameda County Gentrification Pushing Out Longtime Residents, Possibly Causing Health Problems

When people are forced to move they are heavily stressed. That’s the finding in a new report co-authored by the Alameda County Health Department on the possible downsides of new money coming into old neighborhoods.

04/07/2014

One person was killed in a house fire in San Francisco Tuesday. (CBS)

1 Dead, Several Injured In 2-Alarm House Fire In SF’s Visitacion Valley Neighborhood

An elderly woman has died, two people were in critical condition and three others sustained moderate to minor injuries during a fire at two residential buildings near Cow Palace in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood Tuesday evening, a paramedic captain said.

04/01/2014

A three-alarm blaze Thursday morning at a townhouse structure in San Jose has left 18 residents seeking alternate housing. (CBS)

3-Alarm San Jose Townhouse Fire Leaves 18 Residents Homeless

A three-alarm blaze Thursday morning at a townhouse structure in San Jose has left 18 residents seeking alternate housing, a fire captain said.

02/27/2014

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Dublin, San Ramon Residents & Businesses Asked To Cut Water Usage Due To Drought

Residents and businesses in Dublin and parts of San Ramon are being asked to voluntarily cut their water use by 20 percent to get through the state’s current drought.

02/20/2014

San Francisco Zoo introduced a Bobcat named 'Inti' to the public.

2 Bobcat Sightings In Neighborhoods Prompt Warning From El Cerrito Police

Police in El Cerrito are warning the public about bobcat sightings in residential neighborhoods over the past week.

02/13/2014

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8 Displaced In Overnight West Oakland Residential Fire

Eight residents of two buildings in West Oakland were displaced by a fire that occurred early Monday morning, a fire battalion chief said.

02/03/2014

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