SCU Lightning Complex Update: 'Fire To Fight Fire' In Henry Coe State Park; Gusty Winds, Low Humidity Challenge CrewsWhile improving weather conditions helped firefighters expand the containment of the massive SCU Lightning Complex fires to 35 percent overnight, a change in the weather forecast for later Thursday could create new challenges.
SCU Lightning Complex: Containment Grows To 25 Percent; Lick Observatory Spared; Evacuation Orders LiftedTaking advantage of improving weather conditions, hundreds of firefighters along the SCU Lightning Complex battle lines stretching through several San Francisco Bay Area counties gained ground overnight on the second largest wildfire in California history.
SCU Lightning Complex: Wildfire Spares Historic Lick Observatory Atop Mt. Hamilton Thanks To Brave Team WorkUniversity of California's Lick Observatory has survived more than 100 years atop Mt. Hamilton but raging wildfires had the astronomy research facility under siege.
Could San Jose Become Home To A World-Renowned Landmark?Move over, Golden Gate Bridge; San Jose plans to build its own iconic landmark in 2021, a light tower that is expected to attract people from all over the world.
Light Tower Landmark Could Be Coming To Downtown San JoseA new light tower could soon rise above downtown San Jose, a glowing symbol of the city that backers say would recall the past and inspire the future.
Apple Sets Up London Headquarters In River Thames LandmarkApple will be setting up its London headquarters in the boiler room of the Battersea Power Station, a London landmark on the south bank of the River Thames.
Landmark Clock On SF's Market Street Repeatedly VandalizedA clock in San Francisco is having a tough time as vandals repeatedly damaged the Market Street landmark.
Claremont Hotel's 43-Unit Condo Construction Plan Riles NeighborsA battle is brewing over plans to transform one of the most iconic landmarks in the East Bay, the Claremont Hotel.
Cal Students Petition To Block Construction That Would Block Berkeley's View Of Golden GateStudents and residents were circulating a petition on Change.Org to block the construction of an 18-story high-rise in Downtown Berkeley because it would obstruct "cherished" views of the Golden Gate Bridge from Campanile Way.
San Francisco Coit Tower Closure For Commercial Filming With Drone Angers ResidentsFor the second day visitors to Coit Tower and Pioneer Park in San Francisco will be turned away as a private company films a corporate commercial using a drone.
Napa's Beloved 'Moose Tree' Vandalized, But Is Missing Moosehead In Safekeeping?Napa has lost a small-scale local landmark, an odd moosehead-shape growth on the trunk of a eucalyptus tree that generations of locals remember fondly.
Historic California Hotel Reopens In West OaklandThe historic California Hotel in West Oakland has officially reopened for business, following a three-year renovation.
Landmark Berkeley Post Office To Remain Open For NowA proposal to sell a century-old post office, a landmark in downtown Berkeley, has been put on hold and will remain open at least for a few more months.
Engines Set To Turn Off At Redwood City's Malibu Grand PrixAfter 35 years entertaining the community, the well-known outdoor mini-Indy car racing and miniature golf center will be closing it's doors for good...
Preservationists Say Coit Tower Concessions Violate Spirit Of Prop BA concession lease up for approval Thursday that allows for private parties at Coit Tower once a month violates the spirit of a non-binding measure recently approved by voters urging the city to limit commercial activity at the popular landmark, preservationists said.