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…

Former health inspectors charged with felony bribery

The Department of Public Health received information in December 2008 that two of its Environmental Health Inspectors…

State educational leaders condemn budget cuts

A statewide coalition of educational leaders condemned massive new budget cuts proposed by Governor Brown to public school…

Bay Area figure skater Vincent Zhou

Eleven-year-old figure skater Vincent Zhou is preparing for the US Figure Skating Championship in San Jose next month and aiming for an Olympic medal in the future…

PayByPhone system will be extended citywide

The PayByPhone system, already used in San Francisco’s Castro district, will be extended citywide. The system recognizes the user and identifies the individual parking location…

PG&E assumes civil liability in San Bruno blast

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. says it will take financial responsibility for a deadly pipeline explosion in California…

Revenue shortfall triggers more cuts in California

Under Brown’s proposal, both UC and CSU systems will each bear…

SF improves infrastructure with bonds

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee today announced a package of nearly $325 million in money from bonds approved by city voters thatwill help the city continue to improve…

State eCrime Unit targeting technology crimes

CA Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced the creation of the eCrime Unit….

Oakland considers new parking ticket plan

Oakland considers new plan which helps drivers avoid parking tickets…