Inundated with calls and facing over one hour response times, San Francisco officials had to turn to private ambulances to help cover the city during the Saturday night of the recent Labor Day weekend.
Drivers visiting western Marin County this week should make sure they have plenty of gasoline as damage to a Point Reyes Station gas station has left the area with few places to refuel, the California Highway Patrol said Wednesday.
Oakland’s police department continues to suffer a shortage of officers which has lead to mandatory overtime, but a city councilwoman says it’s leading to burnt-out cops. The city is now expected to review this issue.
One of the largest wine-producing regions in the nation is on the verge of declaring a water emergency.
Blood Centers of the Pacific officials said this week that bad weather across the country and heavy use at local hospitals are creating a critical blood shortage in the Bay Area.
Gov. Jerry Brown Friday proclaimed a drought state of emergency in what is expected to be the driest year on record in California.
The new $8 million light show on the Western Span of the Bay Bridge is having problems less than three months after the switch was flipped on.
Millions of Californians who don’t have medical insurance will within two years, now that the Supreme Court has upheld President Barack Obama’s health care reform law.
The American Red Cross is especially looking for four blood types: O+, O-, A- and B-, all of which are at critically low levels.
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is looking at restoring police academy classes to help with an expected shortage of officers in the coming years.