No Air Show For Fleet Week In San Francisco After Federal Budget CutsFleet Week is still happening in San Francisco next week, but it will be a much quieter affair and there will be no air show or ship parade—both of which were canceled because of federal budget cuts.
Sequester Could Scuttle Plans For Permanent Silicon Valley Patent OfficeThe federal government this week stopped shopping for office space to house a permanent Silicon Valley branch of the US Patent and Trademark Office because of sequestration budget cuts.
San Jose Fire Chief McDonald Leaving For Las VegasFire Chief William McDonald announced on Thursday that he will leave San Jose after three years of service, amid a contentious relationship with City Hall and layoffs, to become the chief in Las Vegas.
Sequestration Cuts Put Permanent Silicon Valley U.S. Patent Office On HoldAccording to a report published Monday in the Silicon Valley Business Journal, the General Services Administration advised prospective landlords in late May that the process might be delayed, for an undetermined length of time, because of the sequester-related budget cuts to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
SFO Passengers Facing Delays Over Air Traffic Controller CutsSome fliers headed to Los Angeles International Airport, and other destinations were met with long delays on the first day of staffing cuts for air traffic controllers because of government spending reductions.
CCSF Students Want Help From City Hall To Fight CutsStudents at two City College of San Francisco campuses walked out of classes Thursday to protest a broad array of budget cuts as the school faces the possible loss of its accreditation.
Sequestration To Have Limited Immediate Impact On CaliforniaFederal spending cuts are expected to dampen California's economic recovery at a time when a housing rebound and job growth are gaining traction. But the immediate effect may not prove detrimental to the state's economy.
Looming Budget Cuts May Cause Long Bay Area Flight Delays With a possible federal budget sequestration looming on March 1, the Federal Aviation Administration could close several Bay Area air traffic control towers and flights into major airports like San Francisco’s could face delays of up to 90 minutes.
Federal Budget Sequester Could Cut $88M From California SchoolsThe White House has been warning of dire consequences for California if automatic “sequester” cuts in federal spending take effect, as scheduled, on Friday, March 1st.
San Jose’s Police Auditor Blames Officer Cuts For Rising Homicide RateThe Independent Police Auditor in San Jose said she has little doubt that the city’s rising crime and homicide rate is because of a cut in police staffing.
Deep California Budget Cuts Force Litigants To Pay For Court ReportersCivil cases could be getting more expensive across the state. Budget cuts are forcing many litigants, including in Santa Clara County, to pay for their own court reporters.
New Firefighters Help Reduce Vallejo Response TimesThey've only been on the job two weeks, but already the nearly one-dozen just-hired firefighters are helping to keep 911 response times in check, in the City of Vallejo.
Parents, Teachers 'Occupy' Oakland School To Protest ClosuresOne man was proud to be there with his wife and three children - sleeping in tents on the school courtyard for the past few days.
KCBS In Depth: The State Of Higher EducationAn interview with Dr. Robert Corrigan, the outgoing president at San Francisco State University on the state of higher education in California.
Budget Affected Response To 4-Alarm Berryessa House FireFirefighters called to a 4-alarm fire in the Berryessa neighborhood Wednesday may have been burned by the luck of the draw, since one of the closest engines wasn’t manned that day because of staffing cuts.