Fire Consumes Fairfield Plastics PlantA massive fire at the Macro Plastics Inc. plant in Fairfield send a huge plume of smoke over the East Bay on July 26th, prompting a shelter-in-place order for the immediate area.
Missing Fisherman Donald Lee Press Conference
Photos: Alameda County Fair 2011
Firefighters Killed In San Francisco BlazeTwo veteran San Francisco firefighters were killed during a three-alarm fire on Berkeley Way in the Diamond Heights neighborhood, June 2nd, 2011.
San Francisco Tea Party Rally
2011 Giants Home Opening SeriesThe San Francisco Giants returned home to AT&T park on April 8, 2011 to celebrate their first World Series championship since moving to California in 1958.
WonderCon 2011Organized by the same people as Comic-Con, “WonderCon” celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2011 as one of the country’s best comics and popular arts...
San Francisco: Living On Borrowed Time?
The Kidnapping Of Jaycee DugardJaycee Dugard, who was 11-years-old when she was kidnapped in 1991, had been imprisoned in the secret backyard compound of a Contra Costa County home for 18 years and had 2 children with her accused abductor.
Historic Bay Area Snow ImagesThe possibility of snow hitting the Bay Area at uncommonly low elevations this winter prompeted the San Francisco Chronicle to dig into the archives for a look at past snow days.
Winter Storms Blast Northern CaliforniaA series of storms brought high winds, rain, even snow and hail to the Bay Area the week of February 14th, ending an uncommonly warm winter spell for Northern California.
Year In Review: 2010 Top News Stories
Jerry Garcia's Former Marin Home Up For SaleSotheby's Real Estate is offering the Nicasio home of former Grateful Dead frontman Jerry Garcia for just under $4 Million. The home sits on 11 acres, and features a zip line over the pool.
Very Golden State: Political Millionaires
World's Ugliest Dog Contest
Apple Unveils New iPods, Apple TV
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant
San Francisco Pride Through The Years
A Look Back At The San Bruno Blast...A gas explosion rocked through a residential neighborhood in San Bruno on September 9th, destroying dozens of homes.
BART Shooting Protests Turn Violent