Grassroots Effort Seeks To Save Redwood Trees Near Menlo Park BuildingA half dozen healthy redwood trees growing in the heart of Menlo Park are slated to get the ax this summer in order to save a nearby building, the co-owner confirmed Monday.
House In Front Of Children's Hospital Oakland Could Be Yours, If You Can Take It AwayThe little house that looks so out of place in front of Children’s Hospital Oakland is looking for a new plot of land to call home, and the hospital is willing to pay thousands of dollars for someone to take it away.
Experts: Berkeley Balcony Collapse ‘Shouldn’t Have Happened’A construction & premises safety expert weighs in on the deadly Berkeley balcony collapse and the potential factors that could have contributed to the structure's failure when at least 13 people plunged when it gave way.
3-Alarm Fire Near San Jose State Destroys GarageSan Jose fire crews are on the scene of a three-alarm structure fire on the 200 block of North 9th Street near San Jose State University.
Crews Control 2-Alarm Fire At Twin Peaks Apartment In San FranciscoFire crews knocked down a two-alarm fire at a Twin Peaks apartment building in San Francisco Friday morning.
Grass Fire Burns Near Homes In Vallejo; Highway Connector ClosedA large grass fire was burning near homes and highways in Vallejo Wednesday afternoon.
Firefighters Knock Out Blaze Near SF's PanhandleFirefighters battled a one-alarm blaze at a three-story structure near the Panhandle in San Francisco Friday morning, according to a fire dispatcher.
Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Blaze In VacavilleA four-alarm fire destroyed a shop, a garage and a granny unit on a residential property just east of Vacaville Monday morning, a deputy fire chief said.
Governor Says New Bay Bridge Opening May Be DelayedCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown said Monday he doesn’t know if the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge will open over Labor Day weekend because of safety concerns.
2 Firefighters Hurt In SF West Portal Restaurant Fire; Muni DisruptedA four-alarm fire that started at a restaurant in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood injured two firefighters and shut down light-rail service on multiple Municipal Railway lines this morning, fire and transit officials said.
Storage Sheds, Cars Burn In 3-Alarm Los Gatos BlazeFirefighters in Los Gatos prevented a grass and brush fire that burned two storage sheds and three cars from damaging nearby apartment buildings Thursday night, according to the Santa Clara County Fire Department.