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New AC Transit Bus

Oakland Protests Force AC Transit To Detour Buses

AC Transit reports that many bus routes are being detoured in Oakland Thursday afternoon due to protests planned in the downtown area.

12/18/2014

Blue and Gold ferry fleet (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Golden Gate Ferry Service Will Run During Storm While Officials Keep An Eye On Bridge Commute

The Bay Area is hunkering down for a major storm expected to hit on Thursday. Officials are warning of high winds and rain that could cause hazardous driving conditions, but Golden Gate ferry service will still be running during the commute.

12/10/2014

BART is studying a plan to install a second transbay tube. (Source: SFCTA)

2nd Transbay Tube Being Studied

BART has released a comprehensive plan for the next decade that could include a second transbay tunnel in its effort to increase Bay Area service.

12/03/2014

Artist rendition of the BART Oakland Airport Connector. (BART)

BART To Oakland Airport Service Connector Opens Saturday In Time For Holiday Travel

‘BART to OAK’ — an automated, frequent-running connector between the Coliseum Station and Oakland International Airport, held its grand opening just in time for service to begin the weekend before Thanksgiving.

11/21/2014

U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mail Stops Showing Up In Santa Clara Neighborhood; Post Office Overtime Fears Blamed

The U.S. Postal Service goes by the creed “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds,” but one KPIX 5 viewer said that’s not necessarily the case in Santa Clara.

10/31/2014

San Francisco's BART Embarcadero station was closed due to a medical emergency Wednesday. (Courtesy: Nicole Jones)

San Francisco Embarcadero BART Station Reopens After Person Reportedly Hit By Train

All service in and out of San Francisco’s Embarcadero BART station was shut down after a person was reportedly hit by a Richmond-bound train Wednesday afternoon.

10/22/2014

(L-R) "Friends" stars David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry, Lisa Kudrow and Matt LeBlanc (credit: NBC)

‘Friends’ Coming to Netflix in 2015

All 10 seasons of the beloved comedy will be available on the streaming service starting on New Year’s Day

10/16/2014

Northbound traffic stopped on the Golden Gate Bridge following a multi-vehicle crash, April 24, 2012. (CBS)

Unions Representing Golden Gate Transit District Workers Announce 1-Day Strike

Bus maintenance and dispatch workers for Golden Gate Highway & Transportation District will go on a one-day strike Friday, October 17th as a contract dispute continues with district management.

10/09/2014

Alexis Bledel (L) and Lauren Graham (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘Gilmore Girls’ Headed To Netflix

The series, which aired from 2000-2007, will have a new life on the streaming service…

09/11/2014

Oakland Kaiser Permanente

Oakland-Based Kaiser Agrees To Pay $4M Fine Over Access To Mental Health Services

Health care giant Kaiser Permanente has agreed to pay a $4 million fine over allegations it denied some patients timely access to mental health services.

09/11/2014

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