2011 Bay Area Year In Review

San Francisco saw its first elected Asian American mayor Ed Lee. He says…

SF judge orders trial in worker’s death

26 year old Margarita Mojica was applying a dye on the steel platens of the creasing and cutting machine when the horizontal platen moved and crushed her to death…

Oakland: one dead and four shootings over X’mas weekend

Oakland police are investigating four shootings that killed one person and injured two others in the city over the holiday weekend…

Sunny skies expected for X’Mas

Rainfall stays well below average in the Bay Area, and the trend looks likely to hold through the holiday weekend…

Sutter nurses strike

Thousands of nurses at nine San Francisco Bay area hospitals are planning a one-day strike over contract talks with Sutter Health…..

Oakland city council rejects port disruption measure

Oakland officials have rejected a measure that called on city leaders to use more aggressive policing to prevent disruptions at the port…

Two separate petitions to recall Oakland mayor

The two petitions come from the Oakland Black Caucus and a group started by businessman Greg Harland…

Alameda Labor Council against recall of Jean Quan

One of the largest unions in the East Bay expressed strong support for Mayor Jean Quan…

Oakland: three shootings cap violent weekend

Two shootings on Sunday and one early this morning capped off a violent weekend in Oakland, police said…

Oakland celebrates California’s Day of Inclusion

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan joined state officials and other community leaders to celebrate cultural diversity in American society…