Renegade East Bay Barber Skirts Shutdown, Cuts Hair In His GarageOne barber in the East Bay isn't waiting for health officials to give the OK to open his business. He has taken matters into his own hands and is running an underground shop out of his garage.
Alameda County Health Department Orders Golden Gate Fields To Suspend Racing ActivitiesThe Golden Gate Fields horse racing track in Albany suspended all racing activities Thursday due to the coronavirus pandemic after being contacted by the Alameda County Public Health Department.
Coronavirus Furloughs -- Where To Find A New Tech JobAcross the San Francisco Bay Area, thousands of workers are being furloughed as restaurants, cafes and companies big and small wrestle with the economic impact of the coronavirus shutdown. Here is a list of who is hiring and who has frozen their open positions in the tech world collected by Candor.
Coronavirus Update: SFMTA To Shut Down Muni Metro, Switch To All Bus ServiceThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has announced that it will temporarily replace all Muni Metro and light rail service with buses starting on Monday, March 30, due to changes in ridership from the COVID-19 stay-at-home order.
CPUC President Calls PG&E's Management Of Shutoffs 'Unacceptable'The California Public Utilities Commission on Thursday blasted PG&E amid the utility's Public Safety Power Shutoff, which has affected more than 800,000 customers throughout the state since Wednesday.
Alameda Residents Step Up to Aid Furloughed Coast Guard Service MembersA food giveaway was held Sunday in Alameda -- not for disaster victims or the homeless, but for a group of people we often regard as heroes.
Pelosi, Dems Ready Strategy For Ending Government ShutdownOn Thursday, January 3, Democrats will control the House of Representatives for the first time since 2011 and the first item on the agenda is clear: end the government shutdown.
Partial Shutdown For Northbay Picnickers Means Bring Your Own Potty, Trash BinIt was a beautiful New Year’s Day at Rodeo Beach, unless you need to go to the bathroom. Due to the partial government shutdown, they are closed.
Toys 'R' Us Will Close Or Sell All US StoresThe iconic toy retailer will shut or sell all of its 735 stores in the United States, according to court documents filed early Thursday.
Apple Apologizes For Slowing Down Older iPhonesApple publicly apologized to customers for the battery performance of older iPhone models and announced it is slashing prices for replacement batteries from $79 to $29 for one year.
Oldest White Supremacist Website Shut Down After ComplaintsThe founder of the internet's oldest white supremacist site said he was trying to get back online Monday after a company revoked its domain name.
Multi-Car Crash Shuts Down WB Highway 4 In Antioch, At Least 10 HurtHighway 4 was reopened after a major injury pileup on shut down all westbound lanes near A Street in Antioch.
Grass Fire Prompts Temporary Ride Shutdown At Alameda County FairA small grass fire drifted smoke across the Alameda County Fair, prompting the shut down of some rides, and closed a major road in Pleasanton Wednesday afternoon.
Wednesday's BART Shutdown Blamed On Technician Triggering Disaster DrillBART was shut down for 20 minutes Wednesday morning when a system controller inadvertently triggered a disaster training scenario.
Icy, Winter Storm Could Shut Down I-5 Grapevine Christmas EveThe NWS warns a winter storm could wreak havoc on holiday travelers by shutting down the main artery connecting Northern and Southern California on Christmas Eve.