Work Begins On Downtown SJ BART Extension, Prompts Road ClosuresConstruction is set to begin on the long-awaited BART to downtown San Jose extension. Crews will start doing some preliminary work on East Santa Clara Street, causing some lanes and sidewalks to be blocked.
Taxpayers Given Extension To File After IRS.gov Crashes On Tax DayDue to technical glitches that caused the Internal Revenue Service website to malfunction just hours before the filing deadline, taxpayers were granted an extra day to file their returns.
Diesel-Powered BART Trains Unveiled For East Bay ExtensionTransit officials unveiled a new line of diesel-powered BART trains Thursday that will be deployed when the system arrives in the growing city of Antioch.
Deadline To Sign Up For Jan. 1 Insurance Through Covered California ExtendedThe deadline for signing up for health insurance through Covered California that begins Jan. 1 has been extended because of high demand.
BART Expects Oakland Airport Extension To Open By ThanksgivingThe Bay Area Rapid Transit extension between the Coliseum Station and Oakland International should be operational for the Thanksgiving travel crush, according to system officials.
2 Planned South Bay BART Stations Could Vanish Under Revised PlanPlans to add four new stations to the Bay Area Rapid Transit system may get scaled back as part of a revision of the South Bay extension.
BART Bridge Connects Rail Line To Future In Santa Clara County For The First Time Bay Area Rapid Transit crews put the finishing touches of a bridge that will connect its past with the future. The bridge in Fremont will lead BART into Santa Clara County for the first time.
Oakland Officials Expected To Reject Proposed Lease Extension With The A’sAt a meeting of the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Joint Powers Authority on Thursday, a new lease proposal is expected to be presented.
Oakland A's Coliseum Extension In Limbo After Raucous, Outrage-Filled Meeting, City Council No-ShowsA planned vote on a disputed agreement between the Oakland Athletics and officials from Oakland and Alameda County over an extended lease at O.co Coliseum was put off Friday when Oakland city council members boycotted the meeting in protest.
Oakland Mayor Disputes Reaching Agreement With A’s To Stay At ColiseumMajor League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig on Wednesday commended the Oakland A’s and Oakland and Alameda County officials for reaching an agreement to extend the team’s lease at the O.co Coliseum but city and county officials said no agreement has been reached yet.
Oakland A’s Owner Lew Wolff Provides Details Of Proposed 10-Year Lease Extension At O.co ColiseumWolff said the lease contains some out clauses based on what the Oakland Raiders decide to do about a potential new football stadium on the O.co Coliseum property.
Kaepernick, 49ers Reportedly Reach 6-Year, $110 Million ExtensionStarting quarterback Colin Kaepernick of the San Francisco 49ers will become one of the National Football League's highest paid quarterbacks after signing a new 6-year deal, according to ESPN.
A's Give Outfielder Coco Crisp 2-Year Contract ExtensionCenter fielder Coco Crisp is staying with the Oakland Athletics for an additional two seasons, agreeing Friday to a new contract through 2016 that adds $22.75 million in guaranteed money.
Sharks Sign Joe Pavelski To 5-Year ExtensionThe San Jose Sharks signed center Joe Pavelski to a $30 million, five-year contract extension Tuesday that will keep him off the free-agent market next summer.
Sharks Re-Sign Raffi Torres To 3-Year DealThe San Jose Sharks have signed forward Raffi Torres to a three-year contract that will keep him off the free-agent market next month.