Residents Of San Francisco's West Portal Spend Day Cleaning Up After Flash FloodHeavy rain Saturday afternoon caused a flash flood in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood and the next day, residents were digging out and wondering why the city was nowhere to be found.
Santa Rosa Power Outage Affects Around 3,000 PG&E CustomersPG&E restored power after an outage left approximately 3,000 customers, an estimated 8,500 residents, on Santa Rosa's east side in the dark, including areas near Spring Lake Park and Trione-Annadel State Park.
Report: California Sees Soaring Wages, Overtime for FirefightersFollowing an unprecedented series of wildfires across California, overtime costs for firefighters surged by 65% over the past decade, pushing annual wages to nearly $5 billion
Hayward Police Investigate 2nd Fatal Shooting in 24 HoursHayward police are investigating two fatal shootings that occurred within 24 hours, just a couple of miles from each other. Although there are some similarities, police say the two cases are not related.
Hayward Church, Builders Team Up to Provide 'Tiny' Housing for East Bay HomelessA nonprofit provider of housing for the homeless is leading a team of home builders and contractors in designing, building and installing six "tiny homes" at the First Presbyterian Church of Hayward.
Suspect in Rohnert Park Credit Union Robbery Arrested in Santa RosaPolice have arrested a suspect in the Saturday-morning robbery at the Patelco Credit Union on Golf Course Drive in Rohnert Park.

Entertainment

Los Gatos-Based Netflix Leads Rush to Build Moviemaking Mecca in New MexicoNetflix partnered with the New Mexico government and the city of Albuquerque in purchasing a studio complex on the city's southern edge, pledging to invest $1 billion in production in the state over the next decade.
Pittsburg 2nd Graders And Teacher Meet Lizzo At San Jose ConcertThe group of East Bay second graders behind the viral remix of a Lizzo song got to meet the artist at her show in San Jose Thursday night.
'The L Is Still Love': Jennifer Beals And Katherine Moennig Discuss 'The L Word: Generation Q'The "L" word is back. SHOWTIME's hit series is back with an all-new series called The L Word: Generation Q, which premieres this Sunday night, December 8th, at 10 PM ET/PT.
Nutcracker-Inspired San Francisco Ballet Class Brings New Hope To Parkinson's PatientsA new class of dancers is inspired by Tchaikovsky's music from the holiday classic "Nutcracker." But, instead of defeating the Mouse King, they are fighting against a serious degenerative neurological condition.
San Francisco Opera Names Eun Sun Kim As First Female Music DirectorThe San Francisco Opera has named conductor Eun Sun Kim its new music director, ushering the first woman into the job in the company's history.
Heavy Psych Sounds Fest Returns To San FranciscoA two-day blowout of heavy psychedelia and hard rock returns to San Francisco next spring when the Heavy Psych Sounds Fest brings Earthless, Danava, Yawning Man, Brant Bjork and more to the Rickshaw Stop and the Bottom of the Hill.

Health

Winter Flu Season Off to Early Start; Doctors Say Get Vaccinated NowThe California Department of Public Health says the winter flu season is off to its earliest start in 15 years.
Flu Season Off To An Early Start; 16 Flu-Related Deaths Already In CaliforniaThe winter flu season is off to its earliest start in more than 15 years around the country including in California where there have already been 16 flu-related deaths, health officials.
Nutcracker-Inspired San Francisco Ballet Class Brings New Hope To Parkinson's PatientsA new class of dancers is inspired by Tchaikovsky's music from the holiday classic "Nutcracker." But, instead of defeating the Mouse King, they are fighting against a serious degenerative neurological condition.
CDC: E. Coli Infections Linked To Salinas-Grown Romaine Lettuce IncreaseFederal health officials continued to warn consumers to avoid romaine lettuce grown in the Salinas area, as the number of infections associated with an E. coli outbreak linked to the region increase.
Man Dies After Being Licked By His Dog And Contracting Rare InfectionA 63-year-old man has died after contracting a rare infection when he was licked by his dog, doctors in Germany said.
Concord Company Warned By FDA For Illegally Selling CBD ProductsThe US Food and Drug Administration sent a warning to 15 companies, including a company in the East Bay, that have illegally sold cannabidiol products, better known as CBD, by adding it to food or marketing it as a dietary supplement.