San Francisco

Be aware of carpooling – especially when impaired

By Christopher Dolan and Vanessa Deniston Recently I took a ride home after a holiday party I attended at The City. During the party I had several drinks and by the time I was ready to go I was not fit to drive myself. I called a carpooling vehicle to …

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Factbox: From San Francisco to Munich, the key players in the development of flying taxis

Dec.21 (Reuters) – Electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft maker Eve, part of Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer (EMBR3.SA), plans to go public at the fifth launch, investors are betting on environmentally friendly urban air travel. Read more It comes after Vertical Aerospace saw its shares rise 19% on its …

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State funding granted for 2 new parks in Bayview, Western Addition – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The state has provided $ 5.8 million each for environmental justice-focused park projects for residents of the Bayview and Western Addition neighborhoods, according to a press release from San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department. New funding for the projects – for India Basin Shoreline and …

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San Francisco mayor declares state of emergency to tackle city’s ‘wicked streets’

Conditions in San Francisco were fed nationally to Fox News and other conservative media outlets as signs of disarray allegedly created by liberal governance. In San Francisco, opponents of district attorney Chesa Boudin have tried to capitalize on a perception of disorder and high-profile retail theft incidents to foster a …

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San Jose Police Arrest ‘Prolific Thieving Team’ for Crimes Targeting Asian Women – CBS San Francisco

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) – Six members of a violent thieving squad have been arrested and charged with hate crimes and other charges related to more than 70 incidents of theft, burglary and theft targeting Native Americans Asian in the South Bay, San Jose police said on Wednesday. In the …

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Heavy swell sends 25-foot waves to San Francisco Bay beaches

December 14, 2021 A boogie boarder rides the high waves at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, California, December 8, 2020. Douglas Zimmerman / SFGATE The heavy swells generated by the storms and winds in the Pacific Ocean produced monstrous waves on the beaches of San Francisco Bay, which led the …

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Seeing the Nursing Shortage in CA from a Student’s Perspective

The pandemic has shown the many flaws in our healthcare system and why hospitals are understaffed. By Briana Daoust, San Diego Briana Daoust is a nursing student at California State University San Marcos. Re “California nursing shortages reaching critical point”; Coronavirus, August 26, 2021 I worked as a certified nursing …

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San Francisco vacation buyers stung but fearless by spike in inflation – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) – New government data shows consumer prices surged last month, up 6.8% last year – the biggest jump since 1982. This is making retail customers feel the pinch with the holiday shopping season in full swing. Petaluma’s Tricia Decarli was looking for some great shopping in Union …

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‘Detected outside San Francisco’: Traces of COVID-19 omicron variant found in bay area wastewater, scientists say

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – Scientists are reporting traces of the COVID-19 omicron variant in wastewater from several cities in the state of California, including the Bay Area. This means that the next coronavirus outbreak or a new variant could be detected for the first time in our wastewater. “Even if …

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San Francisco vs. CSU Fullerton – Game Preview – December 7, 2021

San Francisco Dons (5-4) visit CSU Titans Fullerton (4-3) after Ioanna Krimili’s 29-point performance in the Dons 78-63 win over USC. The game will take place at 10 p.m. ET on Tuesday, December 7, 2021. CSU Fullerton beat the Grand Canyon 60-53 in the team’s last outing on Saturday. Lily …

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