California Bill Would Increase Penalties For Disrupting Sporting EventsState Sen. Scott Wiener announced a bill Thursday that would build upon existing laws to increase penalties for professional sporting event attendees who trespass onto the field or court, or violate the safety of players or coaches.
‘Roaracle’ Is The Loudest NBA Arena, But Could All That Noise Affect Your Hearing?With decibels levels expected to exceed 100 at Oracle Arena, people more susceptible to hearing loss are likely to feel the effects of all the loud noise.
San Francisco Supervisor Exploring Ticket Surcharge On Events To Help MuniSan Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener is looking at the possibility of placing a small surcharge on tickets for festivals and sporting events to raise revenue for the San Francisco Municipal Railway system.
Jefferson Award Winner Collects Unused Event Tickets To Help Students Reach CollegeHave you ever noticed the empty seats at sporting events that are supposedly sold out? This week's Jefferson Award winner did, and it gave him an idea.
San Mateo Bridge To Close On Back-To-Back WeekendsThe first closure is this weekend and coincides with the possibility of three major sporting events across the Bay Area.
Lawmakers Consider California Sporting Event Ban For Violent FansA bill introduced in the state Assembly could have violent sports fans watching their favorite teams from the couch.
Security Tightening Around California As 9/11 Anniversary NearsAirports, bridges and many sporting events in the Bay Area will have extra security present on the tenth anniversary of 9/11.