Noise, Air Pollution Concerns Prompt Potential Leaf Blower Ban In SunnyvaleThe city of Sunnyvale is looking into possibly restricting or banning use of leaf blowers because of numerous noise complaints and air pollution concerns.
Chevron Agrees To Let County Officials Oversee Probe Into Flaring Incident At Richmond RefineryChevron will meet with Contra Costa Health Services and Bay Area Air Quality Management District officials on a weekly basis to provide status updates on the investigation.
Richmond Official Blasts Chevron For Calling Huge Flare At Plant 'Routine'Supervisor John Goia said the series of flares were an emergency reaction to something that went wrong at the plant.
Flare At Richmond's Chevron Refinery Visible For Miles, Puts Neighbors On EdgeA flare due to depressurizing equipment at the Chevron refinery in Richmond lit up the sky Thursday evening, causing a stir on social media.
Neighbors Watch As $40K Caterpillar Excavator Stolen From Petaluma Construction SitePetaluma police said today they are investigating the recent theft of a $40,000 excavator from a construction site.
City Of Davis Returning $700K Mine-Resistant Military Vehicle Donated By FedsThe city of Davis is returning hundreds of thousands of dollars in military equipment donated by the Federal Government.
Ask The Experts: Wedding DJsEntertainment for your wedding is key, a band sometimes gets pricey. So instead, how do you go about finding the right DJ?
Former Monterey County Police Employee Suspected Of Stealing Department Property ArrestedPolice found a former employee had stored multiple items in self-storage lockers, including police uniforms, firefighter "turn-out" gear, radio equipment, vehicle light bars, animal "catch poles," keys and handcuffs.
SpaceX Cargo Ship Returns To Earth From Space Station With Nearly 2-Tons Of Experiments, EquipmentThe commercial cargo ship Dragon returned to Earth from the International Space Station on Sunday, bringing back nearly 2 tons of science experiments and old equipment for NASA.
Race Crashers A Factor In Delay of 103rd Bay To BreakersConcerned SFPD delayed the start of the race due to unregistered runners...
Bay To Breakers FrenzyPHOTOS: Oz People, Squid Heads & Naked Ninja Turtles everywhere at Bay To Breakers! See the photos!