San Jose Reid-Hillview Airport To Close Because Of Lead Levels Following Vote By County SupervisorsSanta Clara County Supervisors unanimously approved a measure to close the Reid-Hillview Airport, two weeks after the release of a study that found elevated lead levels in children from the neighborhoods near the airport in East San Jose.
UPDATE: Reid-Hillview Airport Starts Using Unleaded Fuel in Wake of Environmental StudyPilots in the South Bay are going to great lengths to save Reid-Hillview Airport, switching to unleaded fuel in the wake of calls to shut the San Jose facility down.
Meeting Held After Study Links San Jose's Reid-Hillview Airport To Lead In ChildrenA community meeting was held Wednesday night for an East San Jose neighborhood concerned about the impact the Reid-Hillview Airport may be having on kids.
South Bay Pediatricians Call For Shutdown Of SJ's Reid-Hillview Airport Due To Lead PoisoningTwo prominent South Bay pediatricians have joined the call to accelerate the closure of San Jose's Reid Hillview Airport in light of a new study that found elevated lead levels in the blood of children living in nearby neighborhoods.
Report: Children Living Near SJ's Reid-Hillview Airport Exposed To Dangerous Levels Of LeadA new report found children in who live near Reid-Hillview Airport in East San Jose are being exposed to dangerous levels of lead.
Endangered California Condor Being Treated For Lead Poisoning At Oakland ZooA giant endangered California condor is getting nursed back to health at the Oakland Zoo.
Lead-Poisoned Golden Eagle Released At Mount Diablo After RehabAfter months of hospital rehabilitation for lead poisoning, a rescued golden eagle finally had enough strength to go back to the wild Thursday.
Parent Tests Prompt Lead Concerns in Popular Sippy CupsA popular children's brand is backtracking on a voluntary recall after a blogger and parents across the country claimed to have found lead in the company's sippy cup.
Rare California Condor Poisoned By Lead Recovering At Oakland ZooA rare California condor is recovering nicely at the Oakland zoo after being brought in with alarmingly high levels of lead.
Tests Show Lead In Walmart, Target ProductsRecent tests from an Oakland-based consumer group have revealed high levels of lead in children’s products sold at Walmart and Target stores.