Fireworks Spark At Least 2 Of Several Brush Fires In East Bay, Historic Barn DestroyedFireworks started at least two of several brushfires Friday night around Contra Costa County, while another burned down on a historic barn in unincorporated Rodeo.
15 Displaced in 2-Alarm San Francisco Mission District FireThe American Red Cross is assisting 15 people displaced by a two-alarm fire that burned two buildings Friday afternoon in the Mission District.
Massive Fire Erupts At Concord Townhouse Complex Under ConstructionA late night two-alarm fire raced through a townhouse construction project early Friday, heavily damaging several units before crews were able to bring it under control.
Contra Costa Fire Crews At Scene Of Grass Fire In ClaytonFire crews in Contra Costa County are battling a grass fire burning in the area of Pine Hollow Court in Clayton Tuesday morning, according to officials.
San Francisco Crews Contain 8 Acre Fire In McLaren Park; Fireworks Possible CauseCrews in San Francisco were able to contain a fire that consumed eight acres in McLaren Park that may have been started by fireworks early Monday evening.
Fremont Felony Arson, Vandalism Suspect Arrested Twice In 5 DaysA man arrested last Thursday in connection with setting fires in Fremont had been arrested on suspicion of similar crimes and released from custody just days earlier, according to police.
Hwy 17 Lanes Reopen After 2-Alarm Grass Fire Burns In Santa Cruz MountainsA two-alarm vegetation fire prompted the closure of a portion of Highway 17 in the Santa Cruz Mountains for over two hours, authorities said Tuesday.
Explosion, Fire Destroy Buildings In Downtown Stinson Beach; Highway 1 ClosedFire ripped through multiple buildings in Stinson Beach Tuesday morning following an explosion in the downtown area of the city.
Man Accused Of Setting 3 Suspicious Fires In FremontA 39-year-old transient was arrested early Sunday morning after witnesses told Fremont police they saw him start three fires on Mowry Avenue.
Arson Suspect in Custody After 6 Brush Fires Set in Larkspur, Corte MaderaPolice detained a 61-year-old man Saturday morning in connection with six brush fires set overnight in Corte Madera and Larkspur.
Fire Units Stop Forward Progress Of Sunol Brush Fire At 4 AcresFire crews in Alameda County were to stop the growth of a brush fire on Vallecitos Road in Sunol early Friday evening at about four acres, according to authorities.
San Francisco Officials Announce Financial Relief Plan For Crabbers Impacted By Pier 45 FireCity officials including Mayor London Breed on Tuesday announced plans for a financial relief package to help San Francisco crabbers impacted by the massive fire at Pier 45 last month.
Historic Art Deco Theater In San Lorenzo Heavily Damaged By FireFirefighters in the unincorporated Alameda County community of San Lorenzo were able to put out the fire burning at the historic Lorenzo Theater Friday evening, but not before the structure was seriously damaged.
Firefighters Contain Fairfield Brush Fire That Burned More Than 100 AcresA two-alarm brushfire that burned 117 acres and threatened 12 houses Friday evening has been contained, the Fairfield fire department said.
Reckless Arson Blamed In Destructive Suisun City Fire; Suspects SoughtA wind-whipped fire that destroyed several homes and killed a number of animals in Suisun City on Wednesday afternoon has now been determined to be arson. Fire investigators said they have identified the suspects and police are now searching for them.