Protesters Storm SF Hayes Valley Shoe Store; Claim Property Owner Is Ellis Act Evicting Several TenantsPolice were called to a Paolo Shoes store in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley Thursday after about 30 protesters stormed the business.
Hetch Hetchy Drinking Water Delivered Through 1st-of-its Kind Tunnel Underneath San Francisco Bay A first-of-its kind tunnel from Newark to Redwood City dug underneath San Francisco Bay began delivering water from the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir in Yosemite National Park on Wednesday.
Supervisors Question Implementation Of San Francisco’s Plastic Water-Bottle Ban Amending San Francisco's plastic water bottle ban was the subject of a recent Board of Supervisors' hearing. As of October 1st, events with access to onsite water have been prohibited from selling bottled water.
Oakland Museum Of California Receives Major Gift From World-Renowned, West Oakland Sculptor A privately-owned, $20 million artist studio complex in West Oakland is being gifted to the Oakland Museum of California by world-renowned, local sculptor, Bruce Beasely
Active-Duty Service Members Visit Injured Veterans At Palo Alto VA Hospital For Fleet Week One of the lesser-known events associated with Fleet Week took place Tuesday at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital.
Berkeley City Leaders Seek To Streamline Homeless Services Berkeley city leaders began looking at how money is spent on homeless services on Tuesday after a recent report concluded it is not being done efficiently. The vision for a new system is a drastic change from the current approach.
San Francisco Public Schools ‘Get Adopted’ By Bay Area Tech CompaniesThe Circle the Schools initiative uses an adopt-a-school model to connect San Francisco-based companies with schools.
Native Americans Send List Of Demands To Giants After Filing Claim For Being Ejected From AT&T Park An attorney representing two Native Americans who were ejected from AT&T Park during a Giants’ game last June has sent a letter to the team with a list of demands after filing a claim seeking damages against the city.
Family Of 18-Year-Old Woman Shot & Killed By San Mateo Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Files Lawsuit The family of an 18-year-old woman, shot and killed by a San Mateo County Sheriff's Deputy in June, filed a federal lawsuit against the department on Tuesday.
U.S. Senator Feinstein Pushes Cyber-Security Bill; Civil Liberties Activists Say It’s Flawed Senator Dianne Feinstein is urging Silicon Valley leaders to call their congressional representatives to express their support for her cyber-security bill, which is facing opposition from privacy advocates.
Tesla Motors Picks Nevada As Site For $5 Billion Electric Car Battery 'Gigafactory'Tesla Motors has selected Nevada for a massive, $5 billion factory that it will build to pump out batteries for a new generation of electric cars.
BART Watch App Makes It Easier For Riders To Report Crime, Suspicious ActivityThe app allows riders to report crime or any suspicious activity in stations and on trains in a safe and discreet manner.
Vallejo Church That Was Red-Tagged Following Napa Earthquake Is Cleared By Inspectors To ReopenThe First Baptist Church reopened Tuesday after crews dismantled a portion of the church tower that inspectors feared would collapse.
Quake-Damaged Water Main Hampers Vallejo Firefighters’ Efforts On Mare Island An earthquake-damaged water main played a role in Vallejo firefighters’ ability to put out Tuesday morning's fire on Mare Island.
Punch Line Comedy Club In San Francisco Holds First Show Since Death Of Robin WilliamsThe Punch Line hosted its first show Tuesday night since the death of comedian and actor Robin Williams.