Kirstin Tanaka, Fun Director at the Sports Basement in Sunnyvale, offers five tips for a camping list.
Yosemite National Park officials say a man is dead and a woman is recovering after contracting a rare rodent-borne disease in popular lodging area.
A proposal to ban camping and other activities at two plazas in San Francisco’s Castro District was approved by the Board of Supervisors Tuesday, but only after the removal of regulations that had angered homeless advocates in the city.
The latest encampment sprang up in a vacant lot in west Oakland on Tuesday. It has more than a dozen tents.
About seven tents remain at the Occupy Berkeley encampment in Civic Center Park Thursday evening, according to a spokesman for Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates.
Occupy San Jose protesters returned to City Hall Plaza, but the demonstrators are this time trying to skirt the city’s “no camping” ordinance by not actually sleeping in their tents.
Occupy San Francisco protesters spent the night unsuccessfully trying to set up tents at the site of their former encampment in Justin Herman Plaza.
After circling Justin Herman Plaza and attempting to retake the site of the encampment that was raided in the early morning, “Occupy SF” protesters marched back to the Federal Reserve building and blocked Market Street Wednesday afternoon.
Members of Occupy SF were on edge at San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza Thursday as a reported noon deadline set by city officials to vacate the area came and went.
A group of Occupy Oakland protesters have once again gathered at Frank Ogawa Plaza to reoccupy the area, but this time without the tents that sparked previous police action.