Chabot Space & Science Center Holds Second Pandemic AuctionThrough a second silent virtual auction, Oakland's Chabot Space and Science Center hoped Wednesday to raise even more money amid challenging financial times, executive director Adam Tobin said.
Coronavirus: Alameda County Fair Auction May Go Virtual But Young Livestock Farmers Take It Like ProsThe Alameda County Fair, the largest fair in the Bay Area, is the latest victim of COVID-19. But along with its cancellation comes questions about what will happen to all the farm animals that are normally auctioned off there.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Puts 2 NBA Finals Game 6 Tickets Up For Charity AuctionOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf has taken two tickets to watch Thursday's NBA Finals Game 6 from the city of Oakland's suite at Oracle Arena and put them up for auction to raise money for the Alameda County Community Food Bank.
Oakland Mayor Donates Game 4 NBA Finals Ticket For Charity AuctionWarriors fans looking to score a ticket to what could be the final Golden State Warriors game at Oracle Arena ever while supporting a good cause can bid on a seat donated to a charity by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf.
Auction For Warren Buffett Lunch Benefiting Glide Already Over $3.5MThe price of a private lunch with investor Warren Buffett benefiting San Francisco's Glide Foundation has already topped $3.5 million and the weeklong auction is just getting started.
Experts Question Value Of Hawaiian Statue Salesforce CEO Bought For MillionsAfter a pricey bidding war, it appears Bay Area tech billionaire Marc Benioff may have paid millions of dollars for a statue that some experts now think is a fake.
EBay Sues Amazon, Accusing It Of Poaching SellersAs Amazon continues its rise as the world's largest online marketplace, rival eBay charges that it got there by crossing a legal line.
Apple Computer Built In 1970s Sold For $375,000 At Auction A computer built in the 1970s that helped launch the personal computer age as well as a trillion-dollar company has sold for $375,000.
Working Apple-1 Computer Expected To Fetch Six-Figures At AuctionA piece of computer history dating back four decades is about to hit the auction block and is expected to fetch a six-figure price.
Price of Warren Buffett Lunch Benefiting Glide is $3.3 MillionThe online auction that raises money for the Glide Foundation's work to help the homeless in San Francisco ended Friday night on eBay with a winning bid falling just short of the previous record.
Buffett To Again Auction Private Lunch For Glide FoundationBillionaire Warren Buffett is preparing to auction off another private lunch to raise money for a homeless charity in San Francisco.
110-Carat Gemstone Is Biggest Round Diamond Ever Up For AuctionA 110-carat diamond ring is the largest round diamond ever sold at auction.
Bob Dylan's Classic Martin Guitar Fetches Almost $400,000 At AuctionA guitar played by Bob Dylan at notable concerts in 1970s has sold at auction for nearly $400,000.
Prince's Teal Blue Cloud Guitar Fetches $700K At AuctionA California auction house says a guitar that Prince used in the late 1980s and into the 1990s has been sold for $700,000.
SF Board To Consider Rescinding Sale Of Private StreetThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors will hold a hearing in November on whether to rescind the controversial sale of a private street.