California warns public to avoid using E-Cigarettes

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The California Department of Public Health releases a new report calling the E-cigarettes a health risk.According to the report, e-cigarettes use among Californians…

Flu vaccine works a little this year but not much

醫生建議每年冬季接種流感疫苗, 降低患流感的機率 (Photo: AP)

The flu epidemic of this year is worse than the last few years. Pediatric Randy Bergen says that the virus changed this year after they had selected the strain that goes into the flu vaccine…

Landlord accuses tenant of battery

華裔女屋主因與白人男租客發生爭執而被打傷 (KTSF)

Chinese homeowner Mrs. Man reports to San Francisco Police saying that she was beaten by her tenant last Monday night…

Free Muni to disabled and low income seniors

舊金山增加長者及殘障人士免費搭公車服務 (KTSF)

SFMTA Board of Directors expands free Muni to low-income seniors and people with disabilities…

People celebrate Dr. King’s legacy in San Francisco

舊金山舉行2015年馬丁路德金日紀念活動 (KTSF)

More than one thousand people gather at Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day…

Mountain View flushes water mains to eliminate odor

Mountain View市水利部門透過消火栓放水沖刷輸水管 (KTSF)

Mountain View Water Department flushes its water mains this week after the city staff received complaints about smelly tap water…

SF: Smart phone users are targeted by robbers

舊金山金融區兩天內發生多宗手機搶劫案 (KTSF)

In the last a couple of days, San Francisco Police Department received approximately 11 robbery reports. Police issued a warning to remind the public…

Silicon Valley’s wealthiest & least wealthy

矽谷不同郵區 家庭年均生活費也大不相同 (KTSF)

What are the wealthiest zip codes in Silicon Valley? How much do they spend on housing, education, dining, travel and apparel…

SF: Hayes Valley neighborhood concerns

民眾在兇殺案現場路邊擺放鮮花和蠟燭悼念四名死者 (KTSF)

How do residents react to the homicide happened last Friday in San Francisco Hayes Valley neighborhood…

Oakland Mayor Schaaf meets community leaders in Chinatown

奧克蘭新市長Libby Schaaf身穿紅色旗袍在華埠與社區領袖會面

New Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf wears Chinese traditional dress QiPao meeting community leaders at a Chinese restaurant in Chinatown..,

SFPUC warns of burglars claiming to be utility workers

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San Francisco Police Department is investigating SFPD a residential burglary by individuals posing as SFPUC Water Department workers…

Paris terror attack cannot stop free speech

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Paris terror attack on Charlie Hebdo office cannot curb free speech. Many journalists still strongly believe in the freedom of expression and they’re going to exercise it…

California high speed rail breaks ground

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The California High-Speed Rail Authority breaks ground today on the nation’s first high-speed rail system…

Pros and cons of former Oakland Mayor Quan

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Jean Quan, the first Asian-American woman mayor in Oakland, ends her term Monday…

SSF police arrest shooting suspect

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A 23-year-old man was arrested after allegedly exchanging gunfire with two police officers in South San Francisco…

California adds more than 900 new laws for 2015

Starting in January 2015, undocumented people living in the U.S. can drive legally in California by applying a driver license…

San Jose: Styrofoam containers ban starts in January 2015

南灣聖荷西市從2015年1月1日起禁止所有餐飲業使用保麗龍容器 (KTSF)

Starting in January 1, the City of San Jose will ban all local restaurants, markets and street food vendors using styrofoam containers…

The Mystery of Sanxingdui Exhibit

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The Bowers Museum currently presents the latest in its series of exhibits highlighting important treasures from around the world…

Oakland: Protests impact on crime rate and affect local economy

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Oakland police says shootings in Oakland have increased by 44% since the series of protests against police brutality began. What are social impacts of the protests…

NYPD Officer Wenjian Liu volunteered to work a fill-in shift

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Officer Wenjian Liu volunteered to replace a fellow cop during his fatal final shift…

Is dried tofu with dimethyl yellow sold in Bay Area

灣區有超市販賣的豆干雖然來自問題廠商, 但並非是台灣衛生局點名的幾款黑心豆干 (KTSF)

Some of Chinese supermarkets in San Francisco Bay Area sell the Taiwan brand dried tofu but no dried tofu with dimethyl yellow found on their shelves…

The winners and losers as oil prices plunge

舊金山(三藩市)一個油價低於$3的油站 (KTSF)

Gas prices are dropped dramatically but it’s not good for the countries which depend on oil revenues…

PG&E prepares for pending storm

PG&E在Fremont的物流中心 (KTSF)

With a major storm now heading toward Northern and Central California, PG&E is implementing its emergency preparedness plans to be ready to restore service…

South Bay landfill site plans to expand capacity

遠處山頭就是聖荷西與Milpitas交界地段的Newby Island垃圾填埋場 (KTSF)

Newby Island Landfill managed by Republic Services plans to expand its landfill facility…

New SF affordable housing accepting applications

舊金山(三藩市)新一批可負擔公寓位於1100 Ocean Ave (KTSF)

San Francisco new affordable housing apartments on 1100 Ocean Avenue are accepting applications. The deadline is tomorrow December 9, 2014…

Cupertino delays Vallco project until 2018

Cupertino市議會經過兩晚共達14小時的討論後, 通過城建總體規劃首要方案 (KTSF)

The Cupertino City Council approves General Plan and Housing Element Projects including to delay rezoning Vallco Mall project…

Argument over Cupertino Vallco Mall rezoning

Vallco Shopping Mall in Cupertino (KTSF)

Cupertino plans to change the city’s zoning code to allow more office space, housing units throughout the city…

San Mateo High School holiday food drive

San Mateo高中學點算捐助食品的重量

San Mateo High School students are conducting their annual holiday food drive. Their goal will be to collect more than 250,000 pounds of food…

Central subway extension to Fisherman’s Wharf mulled

正在興建中的中央地鐵中國城站 (KTSF)

The new study finds that extending the Central Subway to the Fisherman’s Wharf would draw tens of thousands of new riders…

Fremont preschool forced to close due to safety concerns

明德幼教中心門外張貼著勒令關閉的告示 (KTSF)

Enlight Preschool in Fremont has been forced to close after a large cabinet fell and injuried two sleeping children last Friday…