Algae can be used to produce biofuels

NASA uses treated wastewater to grow algae which can be used to produce biofuels…

Protesters occupy farmland to prevent sale

In an attempt to prevent UC Berkeley from selling a piece of land to developers, a group of protesters planted vegetables to “occupy” the farmland…

Oakland police: New crowd management reforms

akland Police Chief Howard Jordan today announced a series of reforms in his department’s crowd management policies in the wake of criticism …

South Bay: Nations first responder network

Creating a public safety network was a recommendation of the 9/11 Commission Report….

SF: Drop-off program for unused medicine

San Francisco is launching a manufacturer-sponsored unused medicine take-back program today at a Castro District pharmacy…

Warning against leaving pets in hot vehicles

SPCA and animal care activists are advising pet owners to be extra careful when leaving dogs or other pets locked inside vehicles…

California ‘rudest waiter’ eatery may stay open

A San Francisco Chinese restaurant once known for having “the world’s rudest waiter” may not be closing for good after all…

Rally against three marijuana dispensaries

Rally against three marijuana dispensaries…

SFPD: Sketches of suspects in Chinatown scams

San Francisco police have released sketches of three suspects involved in stealing jewelry and money from at least 21 people across the city in a scam targeting older Chinese women…

David Lee runs for SF District 1 Supervisor

David Lee, former Executive Director of the Chinese American Voter Education Committee (CAVEC), filed papers yesterday to run for District 1 Supervisor …