COVID Purple Tier: Bay Area Charities Say Donations Down Drastically As Need Rises During HolidaysSome Bay Area charities and nonprofits report donations are down drastically due to the pandemic at a time when the demand has become dramatic.
Father And 2 Children Rescued From San Francisco Cliff At Fort FunstonA father and his two children are safe and sound Tuesday night after fire crews rescued the trio after they were stranded on a cliff at San Francisco's Fort Funston.
UPDATE: San Francisco Firefighter Injured In Freak Hose Accident Leaves HospitalA San Francisco firefighter who suffered a head injury in a freak accident after helping extinguish a fire in a high-rise building earlier this month was released from the hospital Wednesday.
UPDATE Gas Fueling Fire Near San Francisco's Alamo Square Park Shut Off; Part Of Fulton Street EvacuatedA gas leak fueled flames coming from what appeared to be a sidewalk vent near San Francisco's Alamo Square Park for about an hour Thursday afternoon, forcing a block of Fulton Street to be evacuated.
UPDATE: San Francisco Crews Contain 3-Alarm Fire In Noe Valley; 4 Homes DamagedFire crews in San Francisco contained a three-alarm on the 4200 block of 23rd Street in the Noe Valley neighborhood that damaged four homes early Wednesday morning and left a firefighter with minor injuries.
San Francisco Firefighter Critically Injured In Fall After Being Struck By FirehoseA San Francisco firefighter is in critical condition Monday evening after he fell and hit his head when he was struck by a hose line during a response to a high-rise fire downtown, fire officials said.
Family, Friends, Firefighters To Gather At Oracle Park Memorial Service For Jason CortezFamily, friends and firefighters from across the state were set to gather Tuesday morning at Oracle Park for a memorial service honoring Jason Cortez, a beloved San Francisco firefighter-paramedic who was killed during a training drill.
Fire Spreads From Homeless Encampment To Commercial Building In San FranciscoA commercial building and a large encampment were burning Monday night in San Francisco, fire officials said.
Park Rangers Rescue Hiker In Distress At San Francisco's Fort FunstonPark rangers in San Francisco's Fort Funston rescued a man in distress along a hiking trail Monday, fire officials reported.
Report: Water Blast Knocked SF Firefighter Over 3rd Story Railing In Fatal Training AccidentJason Cortez, a beloved San Francisco firefighter-paramedic who was killed during a training accident last week, was knocked over a third-floor railing by a water blast from a valve he had “inadvertently” opened, authorities said in a preliminary report released Sunday.
San Francisco Fire, Police, State Investigators Conduct Joint Probe Into Firefighter Training Accident DeathThe circumstances surrounding the death of a San Francisco firefighter-paramedic during a training accident are being probed in a joint investigation by three agencies, authorities said.