Wuxi hopes to be the “Eastern Silicon Valley”

A delegation from Wuxi city, China is recruiting high tech professionals from the Silicon Valley. In order to become the “Eastern Silicon Valley”, the Wuxi government offers a lot of incentives to investors and professionals who decide to start businesses there. A bay area businessman who operates a startup company in Wuxi offers his analysis of the advantages and disadvantages of running a high tech company in China.

Asian woman dies in bicycle accident

51-year-old Feng Yu, of Fremont, died Saturday from head injuries after falling from her bicycle on Friday morning…

New Target store at SF’s Metreon

Earns Target

Mayor Ed Lee and other dignitaries will attend a private event Tuesday to mark the opening of San Francisco’s first Target store…

San Jose to vote on minimum wage increase

Those for and against San Jose’s ballot Measure D, which would raise the city’s minimum wage to $10 an hour, held dueling press conferences Monday…

Double homicide in west Oakland

Two men were fatally shot in a vehicle in West Oakland Monday night, according to police…

Chinese scientists tour Bay Area wetlands

A group of Chinese scientists is visiting the San Francisco Bay Area to learn wetland management and protection methods as part of a long-standing bilateral environmental agreement…

Proposition B – the Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond

Proposition B – the Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond – would provide seismic and safety improvements to recreation centers, pools and playgrounds…

Hercules homicide victim’s family speak to the media

Neighbors found Susie Ko, 55, unresponsive at her home on Ash Court in Hercules last Friday night after she failed to pick up her husband at the airport as planned.She was pronounced dead at the scene. Ko’s family and the president of the Hercules Chinese association talk to KTSF about Susie Ko.

Oregon man wins pumpkin weigh-off contest

Thad Starr, of Pleasant Hill, Oregon, took home the title by growing a pumpkin that weighed 1,775 pounds…

Obama arrives in Bay Area for fundraising visit

Obama will appear at a fundraiser at the InterContinental Hotel on Howard Street before heading to the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium for a dinner, rally and concert…