Early Fire Season Puts Weary Northern California Firefighters On Front Lines For MonthsWith at least two good months of fire season left, weary firefighters in Northern California are ready for the next fight.
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.
Speaker Pelosi On $3 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package: 'American People Are Worth It'House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday defended the stunning $3 trillion price tag on Democrats’ pandemic relief package as what is needed to confront the “villainous virus” and economic collapse.
Federal Small Business Relief Program Off To Rocky Restart Plagued With Computer SnagsThe second round of loan applications for the government’s small business relief program has been slowed by computer issues at the Small Business Administration.
Big Sur Businesses Cut Off From Tourists Receive Crowdfunded ReliefA major crowdfunding campaign is bringing relief to Big Sur.
Flood Victims Line Up At Assistance Center In San Jose For Food, Clothing, Peace Of MindMore than a hundred San Jose families lined up at assistance centers Saturday looking for help days after getting forced from their homes by flooding from Coyote Creek.
San Francisco Works To Relieve Businesses, Residents Displaced By FireCity officials and local groups are working to get financial help to businesses and residents displaced by five-alarm Bernal Heights fire.
Bay Area Nurses Departing For Typhoon Relief In PhilippinesA group of nurses from the Registered Nurse Response Network were set to depart from San Francisco International Airport Thursday night for the Philippines to help provide relief to victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
Springsteen, Bon Jovi Join Sandy Relief Fund Advisory BoardBruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi are among the New Jersey natives joining a special fund created in the wake of Sandy...
ConsumerWatch: HARP 2.0 Helping Underwater Homeowners RefinanceHARP 2.0, a more liberal version of the original Home Affordable Refinance Program, was unveiled in 2011. The new program started picking up steam just a few months ago, according to Rick Harper of the Consumer Credit Counseling Service.
California To Seek Federal Aid For Tsunami DamageCalifornia emergency officials said they hope to complete a tsunami damage estimate as early as next week to submit to the federal government in an aid request for wave-battered harbors.
Silicon Valley Firms Ramp Up Japan Relief ResponseGoogle, Twitter and other technology companies are finding ways to help following last week’s earthquake in Japan.
Bay Area Charities Seek Donations For Japan Quake, Tsunami VictimsBay Area charities encouraged people to donate money to assist the response to a devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck off the northeast coast of Japan on Thursday night.
Schwarzenegger Signs Bill To Aid San Bruno Blast VictimsGov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed into law a bill that provides disaster relief funds to the families and businesses affected by the Sept. 9 San Bruno natural gas explosion and fire.
Pakistan Accepts Indian Aid for Flood Relief