Pleasure Boats Collide On San Francisco Bay; 1 HurtOne person was injured when two pleasure boats collided Sunday morning in San Francisco Bay, a U.S. Coast Guard spokeswoman said.
Measure AA, Bay Restoration Parcel Tax, Headed Towards ApprovalMeasure AA, which proposes an annual $12 parcel tax, had received about 69 percent of the vote, above the two-thirds needed to pass.
Bay Area Voters Consider Tax For Restoring MarshesVoters in all nine Bay Area counties will decide the fate of a parcel tax to restore tidal marshlands in the Bay.
Woman Fined $5,000 For Jumping Off Tour Boat Into San Francisco BayA woman will have to pay a $5,000 fine after jumping from a tour boat into San Francisco Bay earlier this month, U.S. Coast Guard officials said Friday.
Fire-Suppressing Foam's Toxic Chemicals Detected In California Groundwater"There are 1.5 million people in California that we know of that are drinking this stuff in their drinking water," Bill Walker of the Environmental Working Group says of toxic PFCs originating from fire suppressing foam.
Kite Surfers Have Close Encounter With Pair Of Whales In SF BayA couple of lucky kite surfers had a once in a lifetime Thursday afternoon when a pair of whales surfaced only yards away on San Francisco Bay.
Pair Of Whales Seen Swimming In San Francisco BaySome people on San Francisco's waterfront got a surprise Monday afternoon when two whales were seen swimming between Alcatraz and Angel Island.
Caltrans Wants To Implode Remaining Piers of Old Bay BridgeCaltrans officials sought approval Monday to implode the remaining piers of the old Bay Bridge beginning in October.
Coast Guard Increases Bay Patrols In Wake Of Brussels AttacksSince the Brussels terrorist attacks, United States Coast Guard is increasing patrols in the San Francisco Bay.
Bay Crabbing Season Still On Hold As Fishermen Await Quality TestingAfter months of delay, Bay Area crab fishermen on Friday were finally allowed to set their traps off the coast. But other issues are leading those fishermen to stay on shore rather than rushing out to make up for lost time.
Sea Lion Found Outside Fremont Home, Miles From BayFremont police said they found a lost California sea lion Thursday morning several miles from the Bay.
Makeover In Store For San Francisco's Crissy FieldWith over a million visitors a year, San Francisco’s Crissy Field has seen a significant deterioration of its promenade since its restoration 15 years ago, and the GGNRA plans to rehabilitate the pathway, and the most heavily used parking area.