Supes Approve Plans To Close San Jose's Reid-Hillview Airport In 2031The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors approved plans to prepare for the closure of Reid-Hillview Airport when federal funds expire in a decade.
Bay Area Coal Country? Richmond Residents, Coal Companies Battle Over Use Of PortUnbeknown to most, the bay is home to one of only two deep sea ports on the entire West Coast that export coal to Asia.
Thousands Of Coho Salmon Released Into Pescadero Creek In Restoration ProjectThere really hasn’t been many salmon in Pescadero Creek north of Santa Cruz for years. On Tuesday, that changed.
Tesla Set To Join S&P 500 Index In DecemberBay Area electric car manufacturer Tesla will join the S&P 500 Index, effective December 21, according to a Monday announcement from S&P Global.
Community Groups Press For Closure Of Reid-Hillview Airport In San Jose Over Lead EmissionsCiting concerns over airborne lead emissions, community leaders in San Jose called on the County Board of Supervisors to shut down Reid-Hillview Airport, a major hub for flight training and recreational aviation in the South Bay.
New Tree Fungus May Be Killing Thousands Of Acacia Trees In Oakland HillsTens of thousands of Bay Area acacia trees are dead and dying from a deadly tree fungus scientists have identified as Pistachio Canker.
Crews Work to Limit Fuel Spill From Sinking Barge in Petaluma RiverMultiple North Bay first-responder crews set up containment booms around a barge sinking in the Petaluma River to contain any petroleum leaks and limit their spread Sunday.
San Jose 'Cash For Trash' Program To Pay Homeless People To Clean Up EncampmentsSan Jose launched a "Cash for Trash" pilot program Thursday that will pay homeless residents for picking up trash and cleaning homeless encampments in the city.
San Francisco Supervisors Approve Ban On Natural Gas In New Building ConstructionSan Francisco supervisors have approved a ban on natural gas in newly-constructed buildings in the city, but some are questioning whether now is the right time to go "all-electric."
Worldwide Switch to Vegan Diet Not Required to Fix Climate, Study SaysThe world likely can’t keep global warming to a relatively safe minimum unless we change how we grow, eat and throw away our food but we don’t need to all go vegan, a new study says.
FEMA Opening Mobile Response Center In Santa Rosa to Help Glass Fire SurvivorsThe Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced Friday that it’s opening a mobile response center in Santa Rosa to assist survivors of the Glass Fire who still need federal disaster aid.
Commercial Dungeness Crab Season Off California Coast Delayed To Protect Whales, Sea TurtlesCalifornia wildlife regulators on Wednesday postponed the start of the commercial Dungeness crab season to protect whales and sea turtles from becoming entangled in fishing gear.
'Production And Logistics Hell' - Elon Musk Said Tesla Was Close To BankruptcyTesla has become the most valuable and (by some measures) the most profitable automaker in the world. But a short while ago, the Bay Area based manufacturer of electric vehicles nearly toppled into bankruptcy.
Fall Back: California Set To Change Clocks Again Despite Voters Approving Permanent Daylight Saving TimeHere it comes again! Early Sunday morning, Daylight Saving Time goes away and everyone needs to turn their clocks back one hour.
Netflix Raising Prices For Standard, Premium PlansThe streaming media company headquartered in Los Gatos is raising the prices on its standard and premium plans for US customers.