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Tolls reportedly coming to 'many if not most' Bay Area freeways

Tolls reportedly coming to 'many if not most' Bay Area freeways

ByImageCaptionCloseFILE - Traffic backs up at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge toll plaza along Interstate 80 on July 25, 2019 in Oakland, California.FILE - Traffic backs up at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge toll plaza along Interstate 80 on July 25, 2019 in Oakland, California.Tolls reportedly coming to 'many if not most' Bay Area freewaysBack to GalleryThe government agency responsible for Bay Area transportation is planning on dramatically expanding tolling on freeways in the region, as revealed in an interagency letter seen by SFGATE.The Metropolitan Transportation Commission...

August 18, 2020
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BART tweets information on airflow, farts and ... more

BART tweets information on airflow, farts and ... more

ByImageCaptionCloseFILE - A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) passenger wears a protective mask while riding on a train on April 08, 2020 in San Francisco, California.FILE - A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) passenger wears a protective mask while riding on a train on April 08, 2020 in San Francisco, California.BART tweets information on airflow, farts and ... moreBack to GalleryBay Area Rapid Transit took to Twitter on Thursday to educate riders on airflow in their cars amid concerns about COVID-19 spread, but the conversation soon turned scatological.BART has been hit hard by the pandemic....

August 14, 2020
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Is there a San Francisco accent? This man tried to find out

Is there a San Francisco accent? This man tried to find out

BySan Francisco, or Sampencisco, or maybe Sarnfcisco? Definitely not San Fran.San Francisco, or Sampencisco, or maybe Sarnfcisco? Definitely not...A few years back, an innocent Facebook post asked, "Was there ever such a thing as a San Francisco accent?"A long, long debate ensued. Many claimed that it absolutely does (or did) and originated in the old working-class "South of the Slot" neighborhood (now SoMa) and sounded a little like "the Bronx with a twist." Others were adamant that the fabled San Francisco accent just doesn't exist.Some and everyone was still confused.YouTuber and San...

August 9, 2020
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Murders of California indigenous women 7 times less likely to be solved, report finds

Murders of California indigenous women 7 times less likely to be solved, report finds

ByA woman has a painted red hand over her mouth to show solidarity for missing and murdered indigenous, black and migrant women and children during a rally in 2019.A woman has a painted red hand over her mouth to show solidarity...A new report has revealed the depth of the widespread lack of scrutiny and reporting surrounding cases of missing and murdered indigenous women in Northern California.The study, carried out by the , a nonprofit, indigenous-led research organization based in Humboldt County, details the alarming lack of data surrounding the cases of 105 women and girls from the Bay...

August 4, 2020
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Silicon Valley investor tries to create 'microschool' in his yard, backlash ensues

Silicon Valley investor tries to create 'microschool' in his yard, backlash ensues

ByFILE - Internet entrepreneur Jason Calacanis and CEO and Founder of Yammer David Sacks speak at Insights About Innovation: David Sacks Fireside Chat during the SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival at Hilton Austin on March 9, 2013 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Earl Mcgehee/Getty Images for SXSW)FILE - Internet entrepreneur Jason Calacanis and CEO and Founder of...A wealthy Silicon Valley investor caused a furor on Twitter Sunday after attempting to hire a teacher to create a "microschool" in his backyard.Jason Calacanis, an angel investor who has stock in Bay Area tech companies like...

August 3, 2020
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After sinking 18 inches, SF's Millennium Tower finally has a fix

After sinking 18 inches, SF's Millennium Tower finally has a fix

ByImageCaptionCloseThe Millennium Tower, San Francisco, California.The Millennium Tower, San Francisco, California.After sinking 18 inches, SF's Millennium Tower finally has a fixBack to GallerySan Francisco's beleaguered Millennium Tower is still sinking, but a fix is finally on the way.The last inspection of the lopsided tower revealed the northwest corner descended at least 18 inches into the bay fill at Mission and Fremont streets, but a $100 million fix for the 645-foot-tall residential building will likely begin in the fall after years of planning, permits and numerous lawsuits.The...

July 28, 2020
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Caltrans ordered to pay $2M for destroying Bay Area homeless camps

Caltrans ordered to pay $2M for destroying Bay Area homeless camps

ByA homeless camp at Market Street and 5th Street is photographed on Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Oakland, Calif.A homeless camp at Market Street and 5th Street is photographed on...The California Department of Transportation has agreed to pay $2 million for destroying belongings during sweeps of homeless encampments from 2014 to 2019., filed in 2016 on behalf of unhoused Californians, claims that belongings, including, food, clothing, and medical supplies, were destroyed during the sweeps enacted by Caltrans.The Alameda County Superior Court approved the settlement last week. Under the...

July 21, 2020
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2 out of 3 tech workers would leave SF permanently if they could work remotely

2 out of 3 tech workers would leave SF permanently if they could work remotely

ByAs remote work becomes an option, and city bars, shops and restaurants shutter their doors through the pandemic, some tech workers say they have no reason to stay in San Francisco.As remote work becomes an option, and city bars, shops and...For more coverage, visit our complete .Life and work in the Bay Area may be changed forever.An anonymous survey of 4,400 tech workers, conducted by found that two thirds of employees would consider leaving the Bay Area if they had the option to work remotely, as reported byThat option seems more and more likely as tech giants announce plans to let...

May 22, 2020
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Historic San Francisco building to be lifted 10 feet due to rising sea levels

Historic San Francisco building to be lifted 10 feet due to rising sea levels

ByBuilding 12 at Pier 70 is being lifted 10 feet due to the threat of sea level rise.Building 12 at Pier 70 is being lifted 10 feet due to the threat of...A historic San Francisco waterfront building where ships were built during World War II is getting a heavy lift due to rising sea levels.The 2,000-ton building (that's 300 elephants if you like to count in elephants) that covers an area larger than a football field will be raised 10 feet in a gargantuan effort to stave off rising waters due to climate change.The developing Mission Bay neighborhood, which sits right on the Bay in the...

July 16, 2020
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Airbnb asks people to donate money to landlords, backlash ensues

Airbnb asks people to donate money to landlords, backlash ensues

ByAirbnb, the vacation rental online marketplace, initiated a feature this week offering customers the chance to donate money to hosts.Airbnb, the vacation rental online marketplace, initiated a feature...Airbnb's latest attempt to appease hosts and customers amid a tumultuous year was met with a searing backlash on social media.The online vacation rental marketplace, headquartered in San Francisco, initiated a feature this week offering customers the chance to donate money and "kindness cards" to hosts."Today we're introducing a new way to connect with your favorite hosts. Now you can...

July 14, 2020
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