Truck Crash Brings Down Power Lines In Oakland, Leaving 1,500 Without PowerPower is still out in parts of West Oakland tonight after a Goodwill truck knocked down 3 power poles and damaged a 4th.
Goodwill To Pay $850K To Settle Sexual Harassment LawsuitGoodwill Industries of the East Bay Area and an affiliate agreed to pay $850K to eight current and former employees to settle a sexual harassment and retaliation lawsuit.
San Jose Goodwill Store Opens An Upscale BoutiqueA new Goodwill in San Jose is changing its thrifty reputation and going upscale.
Best Places To Buy Holiday Sweaters In The Bay AreaUgly holiday sweaters are pure fun. If grandmother's attic hasn't produced something woollen in red and green with dancing snowflakes and reindeer emblazoned across the front, head for these places to see what lucky finds there may be.
San Jose Goodwill Worker’s Good Deed Gets Repaid After Finding $7,500 In Donated Suit Pocket A San Jose Goodwill worker found $7,500 cash in a donated suit pocket and went through the painstaking process to return the money to the owner, who then repaid the organization a portion of those findings.
Money-Saving Tips For CampingWith warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.
Goodwill Developing New Economy, Ways To Keep Textiles Local Those stained and worn clothes that get thrown away can actually be put to good use. According to major Bay Area charity, Goodwill, they’re using the clothes to generate revenue to develop a new economy.
No Pests At Burlingame Goodwill Warehouse Hit With Bedbug InfestationAs of Wednesday, there was no evidence of bedbugs at a Burlingame Goodwill Industries warehouse, officials with the donation center reported.
Bed Bug Scare Shuts Down 2 Bay Area Goodwill WarehousesA bed bug scare has forced Goodwill Industries to shut down two Bay Area warehouses and dispose of loads of donated goods, a spokesman said Tuesday.
Best Stores With A Cause On The PeninsulaDo you want to feel good about spending money? Why not shop at a store with a cause?
Squatters Camp Out, Smoke Pot On Roof Of Manteca GoodwillIt’s a discovery that’s got people dumbfounded. A homeless hangout was found on the roof of a Goodwill store, complete with a TV hook up and cookware.
High Five: Bay Area Girl Helps Bring Latest Fashions To Teens In NeedBay Area teen Laura started 1Closet, an effort to collect new or gently used clothes she gives to other teens