Metallica's James Hetfield Donates 1,100 Acres To Marin Land TrustA stretch of open space in Marin County will remain a refuge thanks to a generous donation by Metallica frontman James Hetfield.
Group Pushes To Preserve South Bay's Coyote ValleyA huge open space in the South Bay between south San Jose and Morgan Hill is the focus a new $80 million plan to preserve the area.
#KeepThemRuby: $300,000 Kickstarter Campaign To Save Dorothy’s SlippersThe ruby slippers that whisked Dorothy back to Kansas in three clicks are looking a little down at the heels.
Historic San Francisco Artifacts Lost Due To Poor Preservation GuidelinesSan Francisco is a city rich in history, but its government agencies often do a poor job of preserving it.
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.
New Yosemite Preservation Plan Includes Limit On VisitorsYosemite National Park will cap visitors at current levels in its most popular areas, but it will add campsites and maintain bike and raft rentals under a plan announced Friday to protect the river that runs through its heart.
SF Wants Fountain, Historic Style Retained At New Apple StorePlanners released a review of Apple’s design proposal on Thursday. It calls for the Cupertino-based company to keep the fountain at its current spot or find another place for it in the city.
Cinema Buffs Hope To Save San Jose Dome TheatresThe demolition Wednesday of the CinéArts dome theater in Pleasant Hill has raised concern among movie buffs and preservationists that three historic San Jose cinemas could soon face the wrecking ball.
Artists Return To Restore Women's Building MuralThe artists who originally painted the vibrant MaestraPeace mural on the Women's Building in San Francisco's Mission District have returned...
Silicon Valley Leaders Fight For Future Of Moffett Field’s Hangar OneLeaders in Silicon Valley are renewing their efforts to save the historic Hangar One structure at Moffett Field in Mountain View.
Preservationists Accuse San Jose Of Neglecting Historical HomesPreservationists in San Jose say the city isn't doing enough to protect historic structures. The criticism follows a fire last week that heavily damaged a house that belonged to one of the city's pioneer families.
Suit Filed To Block San Francisco From Tearing Down North Beach LibraryOpponents of the plan to build a new library in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood by demolishing the old one have sued to save a building on track for designation as an historic landmark.
Future Of Historic Moffett Field Hangar Again UncertainThe fate of a big piece of aviation history in Silicon Valley is once again up in the air as a top NASA official is considering whether to demolish Hangar One at Moffett Field.
South Bay Preservationists See Opportunity In Real Estate SlumpSeveral preservation groups have launched an ambitious effort to save at least 10,000 acres of natural habitat from Santa Cruz to South San Francisco.
Sonoma County OK’s $1.7M Land Conservation DealAn open space district in the North Bay is continuing its nearly two decades of protecting land for future generations.