Grass Fire Prompts Temporary Ride Shutdown At Alameda County FairA small grass fire drifted smoke across the Alameda County Fair, prompting the shut down of some rides, and closed a major road in Pleasanton Wednesday afternoon.
Wednesday's BART Shutdown Blamed On Technician Triggering Disaster DrillBART was shut down for 20 minutes Wednesday morning when a system controller inadvertently triggered a disaster training scenario.
Icy, Winter Storm Could Shut Down I-5 Grapevine Christmas EveThe NWS warns a winter storm could wreak havoc on holiday travelers by shutting down the main artery connecting Northern and Southern California on Christmas Eve.
Caregivers For Disabled Fight Proposed Shutdown Of Sonoma Developmental CenterSusan Farrell's life is about to change, completely. The closure of her long term care facility is a change her brother worries she can't handle.
Muni To Shut Down Subway Service Every Night To Upgrade Equipment DowntownDowntown subway service on all light-rail lines will shut down early every night from Friday July 31 until January 2016 to allow for upgrades to radio and emergency communications systems, according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.
Text Message Code Discovered That Will Shut Down Your iPhoneThe message, revealed on Reddit late Tuesday, seems to exploit an inability of the app's preview feature to correctly render the characters, which are not the standard alphanumerics or emoticons one typically texts. After repeated attempts, the app crashes, leaving the user unable to send or receive texts as usual.
Golden Gate Bridge Approach To Shut Down At End Of MonthThe primary connector from downtown San Francisco to the Golden Gate bridge will shut down for a long weekend at the end of the month, leaving drivers to look for other options or avoid the city entirely.
3-Day Partial Closure Of San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue Begins Friday NightOfficials are warning to avoid a stretch of Van Ness Ave. in San Francisco this weekend because of a partial closure to construct a new pedestrian tunnel.
‘Zipper’ Trucks Arrive, Ready For This Weekend’s 52-Hour Golden Gate Bridge ShutdownTwo "zipper" trucks have arrived and are set to do some heavy lifting for this weekend's 52-hour Golden Gate Bridge shutdown for the installation of moveable median barriers.
Electrical Issue Prompted Temporary Shutdown Of BART's Oakland Airport Connector Sunday NightBART's Oakland Airport Connector shutdown for the second time in just a few days when an electrical issue prompted officials to close the tracks for about 20 minutes Sunday night.
Berkeley City Council Meeting Postponed Following 3 Nights Of ProtestFollowing three consecutive nights of protest, Berkeley city officials have canceled Tuesday night’s regularly scheduled city council meeting.
Sacramento Casino Shutdown For Not Paying Customers’ WinningsState officials have shut down a Sacramento casino after it allegedly failed to pay off tens of thousands in winnings it owed customers.