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"Mill Valley" Songwriter Priced Out of Marin Town

Rita Abrams, who penned a song about Mill Valley in 1969 at 26, is selling her condo in the Marin town that she can no longer afford. Read »

2 hours ago
Danger on Mt. Tam: 2 Hikers Found Dead Just Days Apart

Danger on Mt. Tam: 2 Hikers Found Dead Just Days Apart

Mount Tam hikers said while visitors can and should enjoy the beauty of Mount Tam, they should never forget... Watch »

2 hours ago
Toxic Concerns Over Development in San Jose

Toxic Concerns Over Development in San Jose

It's being hailed as “the new Santana Row.” Now there is growing concern over dangerous toxins that still exist... Watch »

3 hours ago
40 Arrested at Livermore Weapons Lab Protest

40 Arrested at Livermore Weapons Lab Protest

The outpost of the American war machine was protested by graying peace activists on Friday, 40 of whom... Read »

3 hours ago
Body Found in Fairfield Canal Identified

Body Found in Fairfield Canal Identified

Fairfield police have identified a woman who was found dead in the Putah South Canal earlier this month... Read »

5 hours ago
Pit Bull Stabbed to Death in San Francisco Street Fight

Pit Bull Stabbed to Death in San Francisco Street Fight

A man walking his dog in San Francisco’s Mission district early Friday morning was threatened by two men with... Watch »

2 hours ago
Airbnb Asks Hosts to Sign Anti-Eviction Petiton

Airbnb Asks Hosts to Sign Anti-Eviction Petiton

Not satisfied with the lifeline thrown them this week by San Francisco lawmakers, Read »

3 hours ago
San Francisco Leaders: City Better Prepared for Next

San Francisco Leaders: City Better Prepared for Next "Big One"

San Francisco’s first responders were honored Friday for their help with the city’s most recent major fire on March... Watch »

4 hours ago
SJ Cops Should Be Fired for Lying to IA: Auditor

SJ Cops Should Be Fired for Lying to IA: Auditor

In the annual Independent Police Auditor's report for 2013, the author is recommending that the San Jose... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Car Crashes Into See's Candies Shop

Car Crashes Into See's Candies Shop

A car crashed into the See’s Candies store on Contra Costa Boulevard near Taylor Boulevard in Pleasant Hill... Watch »

5 hours ago
No Human Remains Uncovered in San Jose Fire

No Human Remains Uncovered in San Jose Fire

Authorities in San Jose say cadaver dogs have not found any human remains so far in the rubble of a... Read »

6 hours ago
St. Regis Unveils $125 Martini

St. Regis Unveils $125 Martini

Just in case you were having trouble spending all of your money, the St. Regis has unveiled a $125 martini. Read »

3 hours ago
More Latino Than White Students Admitted to UC

More Latino Than White Students Admitted to UC

More Latino than white students in California have been offered admission to the state's premier public universities... Read »

6 hours ago
SJSU Task Force Urges President to Act

SJSU Task Force Urges President to Act

The San Jose State University Special Task Force on Racial Discrimination, made up of students, faculty... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Small Mudslide Pushes Trees Into Power Lines

Small Mudslide Pushes Trees Into Power Lines

Power lines fell on trees in Piedmont on Friday, prompting crews to close a road to remove the fallen foliage. Read »

3 hours ago
Kruk's Son Turned Broadcaster Into

Kruk's Son Turned Broadcaster Into "Ballet Groupie"

The son of Giants commentator Mike Krukow is following in his father’s athletic footsteps… In ballet shoes. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Oakland Woman Dies From Overdose at Coachella Festival

Oakland Woman Dies From Overdose at Coachella Festival

A 24-year-old Oakland woman hospitalized after attending the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival last weekend... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
108th Anniversary of 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

108th Anniversary of 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

Crowds gathered early Friday in San Francisco - as they have done every year for 108 years - to remember the... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Lights Go Out Before Sharks-Kings Game 1

Lights Go Out Before Sharks-Kings Game 1

The lights went out at SAP Center in San Jose less than 30 minutes before the puck was scheduled to drop for Game 1... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Teachers Rally in Belmont for Higher Pay

Teachers Rally in Belmont for Higher Pay

Teachers on the Peninsula say they’re being priced out of living in their communities, and they say that's not... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
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