Bay Area local news

Academic Dishonesty on the Rise at Stanford

Academic Dishonesty on the Rise at Stanford

Stanford University saw a spike in allegations of academic dishonesty on campus in the winter of 2014 and now the... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Korean Meat Farm Dogs Up for Adoption

Korean Meat Farm Dogs Up for Adoption

The San Francisco SPCA announced that Molly and Masha, two puppies who were rescued from a Korean meat farm will be... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Margaret Cho Makes Documentary About Helping San Francisco's Homeless

Margaret Cho Makes Documentary About Helping San Francisco's Homeless

Comedian, actress, singer and San Francisco native Margaret Cho is making a documentary about her efforts to raise... Read »

Mar 27, 2015

"Hospitality Ambassador" Beats Homeless Man: Video

A hospitality ambassador for the city of Berkeley was fired and his partner suspended after a video unearthed last... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Chances of Going to Jail Vary Widely Across California

Chances of Going to Jail Vary Widely Across California

The number of inmates in California's county jails has fallen significantly since peaking in 2007, but new... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Burglaries in Berkeley on the Rise: Police

Burglaries in Berkeley on the Rise: Police

An increased number of residential burglaries has Berkeley police advising the public to lock up and report... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Health Advisory Lifted After

Health Advisory Lifted After "Release" at Dow Chemical

A brief health advisory was issued Friday morning after some sort of "release" on Dow Chemical in... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Arrest Made in Valley Fair Mall Assault on Teen

Arrest Made in Valley Fair Mall Assault on Teen

San Jose police arrested a suspect Thursday in an assault at Valley Fair Mall earlier this month that knocked a... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Lanes Reopen on Highway 101 After Bus Fire

Lanes Reopen on Highway 101 After Bus Fire

Several lanes on southbound U.S. Highway 101 in Menlo Park were temporarily closed Thursday evening due to a fire... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Police Respond to Shooting in Potrero Hill

Police Respond to Shooting in Potrero Hill

Police are responding to a shooting Thursday evening that occurred in the city's Potrero Hill neighborhood. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

A mother is outraged after her son's school forces him to remove a varsity letter jacket because special-needs... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Salesforce Takes Stand Against Religious Objections Bill

Salesforce Takes Stand Against Religious Objections Bill

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on Thursday signed into law a religious objections bill that some convention organizers and... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Sea Lion Found in Mountain View

Sea Lion Found in Mountain View

An unexpected sight in Mountain View — "Glicker" the sea lion pup was found stranded on a popular trail... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
CA Loosens Sex Offender Residency Restrictions

CA Loosens Sex Offender Residency Restrictions

California will alter its 8-year-old ban preventing all registered sex offenders from living near schools or parks... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
MonkeyParking Returns to SF After 2014 Standoff

MonkeyParking Returns to SF After 2014 Standoff

MonkeyParking is back after a 2014 standoff with the City of San Francisco that sent the app packing. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Student Stabbed in Martinez Locker Room

Student Stabbed in Martinez Locker Room

A student was stabbed in Martinez on Thursday, according to the school district, although the injuries are not... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Inmates Say Deputies Forced Them to Fight

Inmates Say Deputies Forced Them to Fight "Gladiator Style"

Jail inmates held in San Francisco's Hall of Justice allege sheriff's deputies have forced them to fight... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Bear Rescued from Tree in Tracy

Bear Rescued from Tree in Tracy

A bear caught in a tree in Tracy is now being cared for by biologists. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Petaluma Family Graduates 12th Child From 4-Year College (2009)

Petaluma Family Graduates 12th Child From 4-Year College (2009)

After paying college tuition for close to 30 years straight, the Maloney family of Petaluma is convinced life is not... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015

WWE WrestleMania At Levi's

About 100,000 wrestling fans are expected to invade the South Bay this weekend. for WrestleMania. View »

Mar 28, 2015

Photos & Videos

Upload your photos & videos »

Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud is NBC Bay Area's community outreach and volunteering initiative. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out