Recent Power Shutoffs, Earthquakes Point Up Need For Disaster Kit In Bay AreaBetween last week's PG&E power shutoffs and the earthquakes over the past 24 hours, emergency preparedness has probably jumped the top of the to-do list for many Bay Area residents.
PG&E Restores Power to 97% of Customers Impacted by ShutoffsPacific Gas & Electric says it has restored power to 97 percent of the customers it deliberately blacked out because of weather-related fire concerns.
Crews Struggle With Terrain During Power Restoration In North BayFor anyone in the North Bay waiting for their power to be restored Friday, there were about 6,000 people trying to make it happen.
Economic Research Shows Bay Area Employment Expected To Expand Even MoreNon-farm employment is expected to grow through the end of the year in most regions of the Bay Area, according to a forecast released Wednesday by Beacon Economics, an economic research firm based in Los Angeles.
Berkeley Poll: 52% Of California Voters Have Considered Leaving StateMore than half of California voters said they have contemplated leaving the state, with most citing housing costs, according to a new poll from the UC Berkeley Institute of Governmental Studies.
Bay Area Apartment Construction Up In 2019, But Lags Other Major AreasThe number of apartments to be built in the Bay Area is expected to rise in 2019, with more than 11,000 units being built.
Temperatures Soar Across The Bay Area; Heat Advisory In Effect A high pressure system stalled over the Bay Area Thursday, triggering a heat warning from San Francisco fire officials and sending temperatures well above the seasonal averages.
Experts Recommend Preparation For Air Quality Emergencies Connected To WildfiresHealth departments in the nine Bay Area counties are urging the public to prepare for unhealthy air from future wildfires.
Trump Announces First Bay Area Visit As President Next MonthPresident Donald Trump has announced he'll visit the Bay Area next month for a 2020 re-election campaign luncheon fundraiser, marking his first time in the region since the summer before his election.
Man Completes 2,900 Mile Paddleboard Journey From Bay Area To HawaiiAn endurance athlete from Spain who set out from San Francisco Bay more than two months ago has arrived in Hawaii after making the trip paddleboarding across the Pacific Ocean.
Bay Area Commuters Spending 100+ Hours A Year In Traffic, Study FindsA new study finds the region is again among the worst in the nation, with drivers spending the equivalent of more than four days a year in traffic.
Ranking Places San Ramon As Safest City In CaliforniaIf you’re looking for a safe place to raise your child, you might consider the East Bay city of San Ramon, which was recently ranked safest in California.
Second Straight Spare The Air Alert Issued For WednesdayThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued another Spare the Air alert for Wednesday because of unhealthy levels of smog expected in the region.
Consumer Prices Rising Faster Than Wages In Bay AreaLiving expenses outpaced wages over the 12 months ending in June in the San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland metropolitan area, federal officials announced Wednesday.
Heat Watch Issued For Interior Bay Area This WeekendThe National Weather Services has issued an excessive heat watch for much of the interior Bay Area for the weekend with temperatures expected to peak between 95 and 105 degrees.