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In 2017, the San Francisco Bay Area remained one of the top most expensive metro areas in the country for renters. The average rent, which includes all types and sizes of rentals, and accounts for reported rent-controlled units as well as those at the current market rate, was $1,632 for the census ...

Man Rescued After Being Trapped Under Fallen Tree Branch in SF Park. By NBC Bay Area staff. Published at 3:16 PM PDT on Apr 1, 2018 San Francisco
There were at least two run-ins involving humans and snakes at two different Bay Area parks Saturday, including one instance in which a woman was bit on her finger. According to Santa Clara County Park Ranger Will Bick, the woman was hiking with a group of friends at Joseph D. Grant County ...
Those are the themes of some of the marquee attractions at this year's San Francisco International Film Festival, which promises to be more Bay Area-centric than ever, whether it's a profile of a local icon, a story that takes place in the region, or a film from anywhere that reflects long-cherished Bay ...
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Hop on over to one of these San Francisco Bay Area venues for Easter Brunch on April 1, 2018. April FOol's Day aside, these chefs aren't fooling around with their menus, that's for sure. The kids will enjoy Easter egg and cookie decorating, balloons and clowns - and, of course, seeing The Easter ...
San Francisco city officials broke ground Thursday on a new hotel in the city's Mission Bay neighborhood, set to be the neighborhood's first hotel, city officials said. Set to open in 2020, the Marriott SOMA Mission Bay Hotel will be located at the corner of Channel and Third streets, near the ...
It was a lot more grand, a lot more old -- and more in tune with the architecture of say -- San Francisco's Pacific Heights than freewheeling Marin County. That's because the grand home, known as the Moffitt Mansion, actually started out its architectural life at 1818 Broadway Street in Pacific Heights ...
SAN FRANCISCO >> The Bay Area job market will outperform the nation during 2018, but skyrocketing housing prices might imperil the region's economy, two economists said Monday. “The Bay Area is defying gravity,” Jerry Nickelsburg, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, said during a conference ... entertainment
The International AIDS Conference will return to San Francisco, 30 years after it was last held in the Bay Area. The International AIDS society (IAS) announced they will host the 23rd l largest biennial HIV and AIDS meeting in San Francisco and Oakland in 2020. It was last held in the Bay in 1990, at the ... entertainment
The San Francisco Sheriff's Office admitted Monday that two of its deputies violated the city's sanctuary policy last week at two jails, allowing immigration agents to talk to inmates. Public Defender Jeff Adachi said when he found out ICE agents were in two city jails, he called Sheriff Vicki Hennessy. entertainment
Hundreds of patients counting on a San Francisco fertility center to help them realize their dream of having a family are learning their eggs and embryos may have been compromised after a problem at Pacific Fertility Center's storage facility. The center notified 400 patients their eggs or embryos may have ... entertainment
In San Francisco, a black sedan collided with a guardrail on southbound lanes at Interstate 280, near the Highway 101 connector, CHP said. In Santa Rosa, two vehicles crashed about 6 a.m. on Interstate 101 near the Santa Rosa Avenue on-ramp blocking one northbound lane. One northbound lane was ... entertainment
Between Tuesday and Friday, coastal mountains across the Bay Area could accumulate anywhere from three to five inches of rainfall, according to the weather service. Areas immediately hugging the San Francisco Bay could see one to two inches of precipitation. Locations farther inland are expected to ... entertainment
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — After a bone-dry February, the storm door has swung wide open for the Bay Area in March with the first of a pair of winter fronts set to arrive late Monday, triggering six days of stormy weather. The National Weather Service predicted periods of light to moderate rain beginning ... entertainment

San Francisco Bay Area/Central California Zone Forecast. National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area. 700 AM PDT Sun Mar 11 2018. This is an automatically generated product that provides average. values for large geographic areas. For a more site specific. forecast...please visit weather.gov/ ... entertainment
Police are investigating a robbery and a possible shooting Friday afternoon on Highway 101 in San Francisco. Officers responded before 1:30 p.m. to reports of a robbery where a single car forced a silver Hyundai to stop on the southbound Interstate 280 connector to Highway 101. Officials say suspects got ... entertainment
The Ferry Building is seen under a large, dark cloud Saturday, March 3, 2018 in San Francisco, Calif. ... It was a culinary wonderland, designed to reflect — and showcase — the food culture of the Bay Area and provide a previously unavailable platform for the region's famous artisans and farmers. entertainment
The raccoon was found stuck in a generator on the City College of San Francisco campus, according to Acting Lt. Eleanor Sadler of San Francisco Animal Care & Control. The animal's head was protruding through a small opening at the front of the steel-paneled generator while its body appeared to be ... entertainment
Although claims that San Francisco is hemorrhaging residents and that Silicon Valley is “over” are not all that they're cracked up to be, Bay Area residents are increasingly likely to tell pollsters that they're unhappy with the state of the state. In February, the Chicago-based PR firm Edelman surveyed 1,500 ... entertainment
Researchers determined that more land than previously thought is sinking around the Bay Area, which could exacerbate flooding issues by 2100. The team determined that the Bay areas of Foster City and Treasure Island, both areas created by landfill, are most at risk. Much of the San Francisco Airport will ... entertainment
They're already extremely vulnerable to sea level rise.” The developing world is nowhere near ready to deal with subsidence and rising seas, but neither is the developed world. This is a problem that defies human ingenuity. It's not like the San Francisco Bay Area can build one giant sea wall to insulate ... entertainment
Permits sold for $14.61 for current emission and $14.53 for the future. Sixty percent of the revenue is earmarked for specific projects including a high-speed train between San Francisco and Los Angeles. The remaining 40 percent is divvied up by state lawmakers for programs that address climate change, ... entertainment
Take a peek into the future at Worlds Fair Nano on Saturday, March 10 at Pier 48 in San Francisco where tech, talk, art and food collide. Attendees can experience a virtual reality by flying drones, racing electric skateboards and drawing with 3D pens all while engaging in conversation about the future of ... entertainment
Local · State · U.S. & World · #Trending · Entertainment · Bay Area Proud · Tech · Politics · Bay Area Revelations · Health · Weird · Press Here · Real Estate · Weather ... host Jimmy Kimmel. East Bay|North Bay|Peninsula|San Francisco|South Bay .... SF Fire Department Sees Increase in Breast Cancer Rate. entertainment
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — PG&E is warning customers to prepare for a winter storm that could cause power outages this week. The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the entire Bay Area starting at 2 a.m. Thursday because of winds of more than 35 mph expected along with rain. entertainment
Johnny Doughnuts launched five years ago and has a flagship location in San Rafael, a newly opened brick-and-mortar in San Francisco's Hayes Valley, and a trio of food trucks, the latter of which built a Bay Area cult following. The shop offers a wide variety of options ranging from croissant-doughnut ... entertainment
Federal ICE and Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) deportation officers have been conducting targeted immigration enforcement in the San Francisco Bay Area "consistent with federal law and agency policy, to arrest individuals who have violated U.S. immigration laws," ICE spokesperson ... entertainment
If an earthquake similar to the one in 1906 shook the San Francisco Bay Area, nearly 69,000 houses would likely be uninhabitable and more than 200,000 people could be displaced, according to a new report. The study from the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) is intended to raise awareness ... entertainment
Bay Area residents can expect brisk morning weather this week as temperatures start to drop, forecasters said. Temperatures in San Francisco dipped to 48 degrees Monday morning but are expected to climb back into the 60s in the afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. The chilliest ... entertainment
... Bay Area Proud · Tech · Politics · Bay Area Revelations · Health · Weird · Press Here · Real Estate · Weather · Forecast · Maps & Radar · Weather Alerts · Weather Stories · Sky Cameras · Calif. Drought · Investigative Unit · Consumer Stories · Investigative Stories · Sports · Olympics · San Francisco Giants ... entertainment
We know how it is. Maybe the fog has rolled in on your relationship. Or maybe you've had you eye on that special someone but, like the coin-op binoculars at the Cliff House, it never seems to come into focus. Or maybe your chances of a successful second date seem as backed-up and slow-moving as the ... entertainment
San Francisco police said they arrested an animal cruelty and auto burglary suspect thought to have tossed a Chihuahua to its death Saturday from the seventh floor of a parking garage. Wakeen Best, 35, of San Francisco was arrested Sunday after a police sergeant spotted him near Polk and Bush streets. entertainment
Major Bay Area transit projects hoping for federal help include the BART extension to downtown San Jose and Santa Clara and Caltrain's extension to the Transbay Transit Center in San Francisco. “We're certainly trying to find common ground with the administration on infrastructure funding,” High-Speed ... entertainment
The driver then hopped on Interstate 280, continued onto Highway 85, jumped on Highway 101 and drove north before exiting the roadway in San Francisco, according to the sheriff's department. The drive side-swiped some vehicles and crashed into at least one other car while being chased throughout ... entertainment
One pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries and another pedestrian was hurt after they were struck by falling debris in San Francisco Sunday afternoon, according to fire officials. The debris that hit the pedestrians may have come from a construction site in the area of San Jose Avenue and 23rd Street, ... entertainment
An express Caltrain hit a car on the southbound train tracks by Watkins Avenue in Atherton Saturday night. Marianne Favro reports. (Published Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018). An express Caltrain hit a car on the southbound train tracks by Watkins Avenue in Atherton Saturday night. According to San Mateo County Sheriff's ... entertainment
Forty-three people were stranded in San Francisco Bay Saturday afternoon when a ferryboat ran aground on the Berkeley reef, a U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant said. Sergio Quintana reports. (Published Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018). Forty-three people were stranded in San Francisco Bay Saturday afternoon when a ferryboat ran ... entertainment
San Francisco Man Takes Justice into His Own Hands and to Twitter. By Christie Smith. Published at .... Sharky Laguna, CEO of Bandago Van Rentals in San Francisco, said a woman rented a van from him for a day but later received a call from a man who requested a rental extension. After declining, they ... entertainment
An alarming and threatening letter hand-delivered to homeless people in San Francisco is causing a lot of concern, leading police officials to action. A man reportedly hand-delivered a letter to people living in tents near the SOMA West Skate Park explicitly threatening to hurt any person who doesn't leave ... entertainment
SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) – The number of people packing up and moving out of the Bay Area just hit its highest level in more than a decade. Carole Dabak spent 40 years living in San Jose and now she's part of the mass exodus that is showing no signs of slowing down. The retired engineer's packing up and ... entertainment
The Bay Area has remained warm and dry this week, paving the way for some record-setting weather. Several cities shattered heat records Monday, according to the National Weather Service, including San Francisco, San Jose, Livermore and Half Moon Bay. San Francisco reached a high of 77 degrees, ... entertainment
25 will no longer be worn by a San Francisco Giant. That's because the team is retiring Barry Bonds' number during a special pre-game ceremony slated for Aug. 11 when the Giants take on the Pittsburgh Pirates at AT&T Park, the team announced Tuesday. Eleven players who have suited up in a Giants ... entertainment
This probably comes as no surprise to drivers who spend hours behind the wheel in San Francisco. The City by the Bay was ranked as the fifth-worst city in the world and third-worst in the nation when it came to traffic congestion in 2017, according to a new study. Los Angeles topped the list, followed by ... entertainment
In 2007, Kink.com, a San Francisco-based internet pornography producer, purchased the building for $14.5 million and used it as a studio for production of content for their website before it ceased production in 2017, SF Gate reports. The new owners of the Armory are Soho House, a hyper-elite global ... entertainment
President Trump sought to advance his immigration crackdown on Tuesday by singling out an undocumented immigrant with Bay Area ties for ... Trump's tweet — similar to those he wrote about Kate Steinle, a 32-year-old woman killed in 2015 by an undocumented immigrant on a San Francisco pier ... entertainment
In San Francisco City Hall on Tuesday, elected leaders praised cutting those fees and said they only put a financial burden on people trying to restart their lives. But when NBC Bay Area took a closer look, we found most parolees and others recently released from jail do not pay every fee -- and most only ... entertainment
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – In what may come as no surprise to Bay Area commuters, a global study on traffic congestion has placed the San Francisco area near the top of the list, when it comes to gridlock. According to the INRIX Global Congestion Ranking, which studied 1,360 cities around the world, ... entertainment


 

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