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SEATTLE - DECEMBER 22: Fans of the Seattle Seahawks cheer against the Arizona Cardinals on December 22, 2013 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Niner Fans Buying Up Pairs Of NFC Championship Tickets At $1,000 And Up

With the Seattle Seahawks limiting public release of National Football Conference championship game tickets to buyers in the Pacific Northwest, Bay Area 49er fans are being forced to buy their tickets secondhand – at a significant markup.

01/13/2014

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49ers Put Candlestick Park Seats On Sale At $795 A Pair

The San Francisco 49ers and city parks officials are selling seats from the soon-to-be-shuttered Candlestick Park as part of the 49ers’ farewell season at the stadium, a team spokeswoman said Monday.

12/09/2013

A general view during the season opener between the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks at Candlestick Park on September 11, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Candlestick Park Seats Go On Sale For $659

Candlestick Park with be blown up after this season, but the 49ers are offering fans a way to hold on to their favorite seats.

11/06/2013

Members of the Supreme Court sit for their official photo. (Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images)

Seats At Supreme Court Gay Marriage Hearing Selling For Thousands

The most expensive ticket to “The Book of Mormon” on Broadway: $477. The face value of a great seat for this year’s Super Bowl: $1,250. Guaranteed seats to watch the U.S. Supreme Court hear this week’s gay marriage cases: about $6,000.

03/25/2013

A movie theater.

ConsumerWatch: Websites Offer Discounted Theater Tickets

A new Bay Area start-up is making it easier to save money on movie tickets. Dealflicks offers users discounts of between 15% to 37% on tickets at independent theaters all over the country.

11/16/2012

Seats on a BART train. (CBS)

BART Riders Encounter Less Grime, Gunk and Goo On Trains

OAKLAND (KCBS) – For the first time in a long time, Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers have given the transit system fairly high marks for cleanliness on trains. Asked to rate the train on a […]

10/25/2012

Protesters interrupt meeting inside Oakland City Council chambers, January 25, 2012. (CBS)

Oakland Considering Limiting Access To City Council Meetings

City council members have been routinely shouted down at some recent gatherings, and now Oakland City Administrator Deanna Santana and other officials are calling for a new balance between an open government and an efficient one.

09/28/2012

BART train (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Unveils New Vinyl Seats On Select Trains

BART riders in the coming weeks will encounter a new feature on trains that was unveiled Tuesday. The transit agency is replacing some of its wool seats with easier-to-clean vinyl seats.

04/03/2012

BART train, station

BART Finishes Fiscal Year With $20 Million Surplus

BART directors were all smiles Thursday as the transit system finished the fiscal year with a $20 million surplus, which is almost unheard of in the public transit business.

09/22/2011

Traffic jam on a California highway (AP)

San Jose, Oakland Want Representation On Transportation Agency

Assembly Bill 57, authored by Assemblyman Jim Beall, would give San Jose and Oakland seats on the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.

09/13/2011

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