San Francisco Bay Area Residents Prepare For California's 'COVID Independence Day' It's been more than a year in the making, the day the tough restrictions put into place to battle the COVID pandemic are finally lifted, and many San Francisco Bay Area residents are ready to celebrate.
COVID Recovery: Businesses Hoping End Of COVID-19 Restrictions Will Bring Crowds Back To Ferry Building With the final countdown to an end to the COVID-19 restrictions underway, many workers at the iconic Ferry Building say this has been the busiest Saturday they've seen since the pandemic began.
COVID: San Francisco Restaurants Prepare For Full Reopening; 'We Will Not Be The Vaccine Police'As the countdown continues to the state's lifting of COVID-19 restrictions on Tuesday, San Francisco restaurant owners are still a little nervous as they preparing for crowded dining rooms.
COVID Recovery: BART Increases Saturday Service; Weekend Use On The ReboundEncouraged by a surge in weekend ridership as the COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted, BART officials added 16 train trips to its Saturday service.
COVID Recovery: The Roar Of NASCAR Returns To Wine CountryThousands will gather at Sonoma Raceway Sunday, welcoming NASCAR racing back to Northern California after the 2020 Toyota Save Mart 350 was cancelled amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
San Francisco Transit Officials Reopen Muni Metro Stations; Restore F-Line Trolley Service To Fisherman's WharfThe San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency reopened all Muni Metro subway stations and began the running historic F-line streetcars along Market St and the Embarcadero to Fisherman’s Wharf Saturday for the first time since they were shuttered during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gov. Newsom’s COVID Recovery Budget Impacting California's Recall ElectionA fading coronavirus crisis and an astounding windfall of tax dollars have reshuffled California’s emerging recall election, allowing Gov. Gavin Newsom to talk about an end to most COVID-19 restrictions and propose billions in new spending as he looks to fend off Republicans who depict him as a foppish failure.
Newsom Unveils State's COVID Recovery Plan; $75B Budget Surplus To Provide For Direct PaymentsAs the clock ticks down to California's reopening from all COVID-19 restrictions on June 15 and with state coffers flush with a $75.7 billion budget surplus, Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled a $100 billion recovery plan which will include individual tax rebates of up to $1,100.
'Not For The Faint Of Heart'; Bay Area Real Estate Market Heating Up To Pre-Pandemic LevelsAfter a slumber when the San Francisco Bay Area was in the grips of the COVID-19 pandemic, real estate sales were heating up to a feverish pitch with homes in San Jose and Oakland selling in less than two weeks, according to real estate leader Redfin.
COVID Recovery: Record Surge In Cargo At Port Of Oakland In March; 'Ships Are Full'International cargo traffic at the Port of Oakland surged to record levels in March as the economy begins to rebound from its COVID-19 slumber.