Alameda County Bans Skateboarding On County Property; Violators To Face Citations

The county of Alameda voted Tuesday to ban skateboarding on all county property, allowing for violators to be cited.



Buckling Street Damaged By Napa Earthquake Turned Into Impromptu Skate Park

A buckling street made for an impromptu skateboarding ramp for some residents in a Napa neighborhood damaged by an early morning earthquake.


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Live 105’s Guide To Dew Tour

The Dew Tour is coming to San Francisco October 18-21! Packed full of Skateboarding, BMX & FMX competitions + meet your favorite athletes…


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Best Skateboarding Shops In San Francisco

Nobody beats San Fran for skate shops, but finding the right fit is paramount for anyone who loves the skateboarding life. Shops like the best five here provide a tight-knit community that keeps every boarder up to par in addition to sending shoppers home satisfied.


A skateboarder performs a manuever. (City of East Palo Alto)

California’s Largest Skate Park To Remain Open in San Jose

A recently completed skate park – the largest in the state – will no longer have to close down, thanks to last minute support from parents and the City of San Jose.



Skateboarder Hit By Truck In San Francisco’s Tenderloin Dies

A skateboarder died from injuries he suffered when he rolled through a red light and was struck by a truck in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood on Wednesday, police said.


A skateboarder performs a manuever. (City of East Palo Alto)

San Francisco’s Skateboarding Options Grow As City Promotes Outdoor Activity

San Francisco opens a new skateboarding park as part of a Recreation and Park Department program to get kids to be more active.


Famed Skateboarder, Tony Hawk Funds New San Francisco Skate Park

Famed Skateboarder, Tony Hawk Funds New San Francisco Skate Park

Skateboarders in San Francisco wanting to be like Tony Hawk just got a boost from the skating legend himself. The city announced on Thursday that Hawk is giving…


A skateboarder performs a manuever. (City of East Palo Alto)

East Palo Alto Opens Its First Skate Park

East Palo Alto is celebrating the opening of its first skate park – a facility intended to help reduce youth violence in the area.


The scene of a Vallejo  accident involving two skateboarders and a Recology garbage truck on November 11, 2011. 12-year-old Joseph Tafoya was killed in the accident. (CBS)

Vallejo Police Identify Boy Killed In Garbage Truck Crash

Vallejo police have identified the boy who died Friday in a skateboarding accident as 12-year-old Joseph Tafoya.