Two people died and one is at a hospital in critical condition after a kitchen fire at a home in East Oakland on Wednesday evening, a fire battalion chief said Thursday.
BART service is recovering Monday morning after a mechanical problem on a train caused smoke to fill the 16th Street Mission station platform.
One person was transported to the hospital as a result of an apartment fire Sunday afternoon in Concord, a fire dispatcher said.
A thick, smoky haze may be visible over San Francisco Monday as thousands of people are expected to flood the city for an annual 4/20 celebration for marijuana enthusiasts.
Smokefree Movies has made it their mission to get excessive smoking to garner an ‘R’ rating in films. They argue that changing the rating criteria to include tobacco use will help shield younger people from using tobacco.
A 13-year-old girl trapped with her family as her second story home burned in San Francisco’s Mission District earlier this month has died.
Bay Area air quality officials are considering a crackdown on smoke from barbecues and meat smokers.
Another Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Tuesday, the fifth day in a row that wood burning will be banned in the Bay Area.
The 10th Winter Spare the Air Alert this season has been issued for Monday.
A neighbor is being credited with saving a woman from a house fire in Pinole.