Expected El Nino Keeping Bay Area Roofers BusyThere’s no arguing it is dry as a bone right now in the Bay Area. With an El Nino winter likely to happen though, roofers are in high demand.
Fire Causes Partial Roof Collapse At Apple's Giant Data Center In ArizonaA fire at a huge plant owned by tech giant Apple Inc. in the Phoenix suburb of Mesa caused a section of the roof to collapse, but no one was hurt.
Cal/OSHA Faults Employer In Window Washer’s Fall In Downtown San FranciscoIt was on November 21, 2014 when Pedro Perez lost his balance and fell from the building, landing on a moving car.
Wind Blows Debris Off Roof, Hitting Pedestrians Below On San Francisco's Market StreetStrong winds blew debris off a roof, hitting pedestrians on the head and forcing the temporary closure of Market Street in San Francisco.
Demands For Roofing Work Soar With Onslaught Of Bay Area StormsThe recent storms have ended the drought for Bay Area roofing contractors, whose business really dried up over the past few years.
Phil Matier: Planners Have Ambitious Ideas For Possible New Raiders Stadium In OaklandEven with Raiders owner Mark Davis' recent visit to San Antonio, planners are working on a new stadium for the team in Oakland, though there are plenty of moving parts to be worked out.
Squatters Camp Out, Smoke Pot On Roof Of Manteca GoodwillIt’s a discovery that’s got people dumbfounded. A homeless hangout was found on the roof of a Goodwill store, complete with a TV hook up and cookware.
Metal Thieves May Have Sparked San Lorenzo Strip Mall FireFirefighters extinguished an electrical fire on the roof of a strip mall in San Lorenzo early Tuesday morning, and investigators believe the fire may have been started by thieves attempting to steal copper wiring, a fire spokeswoman said.
Facebook Employees Brand Menlo Park Offices With Massive Roof DisplayFacebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a “Space Hackathon” soon after the last employees moved into the company’s new headquarters in Menlo Park.
Protesters Demonstrate Against Foreclosures From San Francisco Bank RoofProtesters calling for an end to home foreclosures are demonstrating from the roof of a bank in San Francisco’s Mission District.
Fresno Driver Loses Control; Lands On Apartment RoofFresno police say a car ended up on the roof of an apartment after its driver lost control on a curve and was launched over landscaping rocks.
Camera Lens Falls From Sky Through Roof Of Petaluma HomePetaluma police were working to track down the owner of a camera lens that apparently fell from the sky earlier this month, damaging a local family’s home.