Gallery of Historic Angel Island Chinese Poetry Goes VirtualThe Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation opened the first exhibition in its virtual gallery on Friday, a celebration of Chinese poetry carved into the walls of the immigration station's detention barracks.
Longtime Angel Island Ferry Owner Bows Out From State Parks Bid ProcessThe future of a family-run ferry business that has been taking people to Angel Island in San Francisco Bay for the last 50 years has entered into choppy waters.
Young Gray Whale Found on Angel Island Likely Died of MalnutritionA gray whale that washed ashore Thursday on Angel Island probably died of malnutrition, according to the Marine Mammal Center.
Marine Mammal Officials Postpone Necropsy Planned For Whale Found In Oakland EstuaryThe necropsy will be performed on a remote beach on Angel Island and should help scientists figure out how the whale died.
Dead Whale Towed To Angel Island For NecropsyA dead whale that washed up near the Oakland waterfront on Saturday is now tied to a pier on Angel Island waiting for clear weather so local marine biologists can investigate the cause of death.
Best Summer Backpacking Trips Near Bay AreaIf you enjoy summer backpacking and live in the Bay Area, there are plenty of good options within an easy drive. From a canopy of towering redwoods to cooling sea breezes and magnificent vistas, a summer journey in a regional or state park is a trip worth taking.
Coroner Confirms Body Found At Angel Island Is San Francisco Man Who Went MissingThe Marin County coroner's office has confirmed that a body found Tuesday in Ayala Cove at Angel Island is that of Wouter Van Lier, a San Francisco man who went missing a day earlier.
Camper Goes Missing Near Angel Island; Coast Guard Searching AreaFirst responders were looking for a missing camper in the vicinity of Angel Island, off the coast of Tiburon, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.
Good Samaritan Rescues 6 from Burning Yacht In San Francisco Bay Near Angel IslandA good Samaritan helped rescue at least six people from a yacht that caught on fire in San Francisco Bay Sunday afternoon, a fire official said.
Two Gray Whales Spotted Inside San Francisco Bay Likely Mom, CalfThe Coast Guard is urging boaters near Angel Island and the Golden Gate Bridge to be especially careful.
Skip Cancun! It's The College Student's Guide To a Bay Area Spring BreakSpring in Northern California isn't defined by hot weather, but the probability of sunny days is high. So outdoor adventures near the Bay Area deserve a place on the list of cool places to go and fun things to do between semesters.
Dutch Scientists Claim To Have Solved Mystery Of 1962 Alcatraz Prisoner EscapeDutch scientists claim to have solved the mystery of the infamous escape from Alcatraz, and they say the Hollywood version got it all wrong.
10 Things You Didn't Know About San FranciscoWhile many facts about the city by the bay may be obvious, there are many other facts that aren't as obvious. Here are 10 things you might not know about San Francisco.
Coast Guard, SFPD Marine Unit Respond To Disabled Boat Near Angel IslandThe U.S. Coast Guard and a San Francisco Police Department marine unit are responding Thursday afternoon to a disabled vessel near Angel Island.
Sailor Found Dead On Angel Island Identified As Sacramento Resident A sailor who went missing from San Francisco Bay on Monday and was found dead on Angel Island Tuesday has been identified by the Marin County coroner's office as a Sacramento man.