'Goats Gone Wild' Through Berkeley Hills Clear Brush, Reduce Fire Danger, 'Fertilize' HillsideBerkeley Lab's annual goat herding through the hills above Centennial Drive delayed traffic briefly Friday afternoon, but drivers were treated to an impressive show as hundreds of goats raced across traffic lanes to continue chomping their way through the tinder-dry Berkeley Hills.
Some Bay Area Restaurants Cooking With Weeds On 'Wild Food Week'Several Bay Area restaurants are taking part in “Wild Food Week,” serving meals made from weeds.
Plan To Have Hungry Manatees Munch Invasive Stockton Port Weeds Won't FloatThe mayor of Stockton's unusual plan for ridding the city's waterways of an invasive weed has been shot down.
Oakland Failing To Collect Nearly $1M In Fines From Homeowners For Fire HazardsA new grand jury report blames Oakland fire inspectors for failing to collect nearly a million dollars in fire hazard fines from homeowners during what could be one of the worst fire seasons in years.
Goats To Trim Hillsides Of San Francisco's Twin Peaks In Prep For Pride WeekendFour-legged gardeners will assist with weed mitigation this weekend on San Francisco’s Twin Peaks hillside in preparation for Pride Weekend, according to public works officials.
Why Prepon's 'Orange' Role For Netflix Scared HerLaura Prepon felt intimidated by her role on the new Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black." But that turned out to be a good thing...
Bay Area Firefighters Concerned As Wildfire Season BeginsThere is a concern among Bay Area fire officials that the late season wet weather could cause problems this fire season.
State To Combat Invasive Weed Choking Contra Costa DeltaBoaters and swimmers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta are finally getting some help from the state in removing a non-native plant that is flourishing uncontrollably.