South Bay cities hit with water cutbacks

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Because of the drought, the Santa Clara Valley Water District has alerted seven cities and companies that provide water to about 1.5 million people that it will provide only 80 percent of the treated drinking water they have requested through the rest of the year…

“A Simple Life” stage drama plays in the bay area

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電影「桃姐」的延續版舞台劇「桃姐與我」,將會在今個週末在灣區上演。現實生活中的”少爺”李恩霖,為何希望把桃姐的故事,由現實生活搬上大銀幕後,再搬到舞台?… Inspired by the true story of producer Roger Lee and his servant, the film “A Simple Life” depicts the relationship between Roger and a woman who has worked for four generations of Roger’s family. Now the story becomes a drama to be performed in the Bay Area…

Weekend storm is not enough to break California drought

The biggest Bay Area storm in 14 month (KTSF)

The biggest Bay Area storm in 14 months produced plenty amounts of rain and snow over the weekend but it’s still far enough to break the state’s drought…

‘King Tides’ to hit San Francisco coastal areas

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There will be unusually high tides known as king tides happening Monday through Thursday in San Francisco coastal areas…

Bay Area dry weather breaks December records

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San Francisco, San Jose, and Santa Rosa are two weeks away from shattering the all-time records for driest calendar years…

Eleven Winter Spare the Air alerts in a row

A 10th consecutive Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Tuesday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, banning wood burning in the region…

Hot weekend ahead

It is going to be hot this weekend…

A spike in Bay Area real estate sales

If you’re planning on purchasing a home in the Bay Area soon, you may be up against steep competition. According to San Diego-based company DataQuick, house and condo sales…

BART strike commute plan

In case a strike happens next Monday, what are the alternatives for commuters?…

Unemployment rate is 5.1% in some regions of the Bay Area

Unemployment rate is 5.1% in some regions of the Bay Area…

Bay area restaurant and hotel industries bounce back

Restaurants and hotels in the Bay Area have bounced back strongly from 2010…

Bay area product designer/engineer – Alison Wong

The 31-year-old product design consultant of Menlo Park, will be on Discovery Channel’s show “The Big Brain Theory: Pure Genius “ Wong is the only Asian female among the 10 contestants on the show…

Sales tax increase in parts of Bay Area

Some voters in Bay Area cities and counties approved a number of sales and use tax rate increases effective April 1, 2013. What are consumers and businesses opnions about sales tax increase…

Chinese civil rights lawyer Chen Guangcheng in Bay Area

陳光誠將到Santa Clara 大學,並就中國的法規發言…

Intel Science Talent Search finalist – Kelly Zhang

The 17-year-old Chinese student is preparing for her exciting trip to Washington, D.C. to compete with other top young scientists for the Intel Science Search top prizes…

Bay Area celebrates Martin Luther King Jr Day

而今年是美國前總統林肯修改憲法解放黑奴的150周年,也是金博士發表渴望種族平等的”我有一個夢想”演講的50周年…

First reported flu-related death in Bay Area

First flu related death in Bay Area…

Height of flu season to hit Bay Area in coming weeks

The peak of flu season is on schedule to arrive in California in the coming weeks as the rest of the nation is experiencing an early influx of the illness…

Gun buy back in four Bay Area counties on Jan. 15 and 21

Marin County is sponsoring a gun buy back program on Tuesday and Jan. 21 for residents of Marin, Sonoma, San Francisco and Contra Costa counties…

Bay area braces for cold spell

Bay Area residents may want to bundle up, as a cold-weather system is headed this way and will linger for several days…

Small group of motorists clogging SF area freeways

Researchers are blaming a small group of motorists for the San Francisco area’s freeway traffic headaches…

Deadly sneaker waves on California coast

“Sneaker Waves” are blamed for the drowning deaths of three people on Bay Area beaches lately. What is sneaker wave…

Bay Area home prices, rents spike

Bay Area rents and home prices go up sharply compare to the same time last year. Santa Clara county home prices went up 16.3%…

What is your new year resolution?

What is your new year reolution…

Airport delays, cancellations on holiday travel day

Some Bay Area airports are facing delays and cancellations with inclement weather arriving Friday morning…

The first in a series of storms hits the Bay Area

The frist in a series of storms hits the Bay Area this morning. The rains and strong and gusty winds causes power outages and slow traffic…

The Bay Area is preaparing for a series of storms

According to National Weather Service, a series of storms is expected to hit the Bay Area as soon as Tuesday night until Sunday evening…

Voters approve most local tax, bond measures

California voters didn’t just pass Gov. Jerry Brown’s statewide tax initiative on Election Day. They also embraced local levies at an overwhelming rate…

Bay Area election results (interim)

For travelers, Sandy’s aggravation spans globe

Superstorm Sandy grounded more than 15,000 flights across the Northeast and the globe, and it could be days before some passengers can get where they’re going…