As students return to school in the coming weeks, campuses will look different for many students – and not just because of COVID-19. While most students were learning from home during the 2020-21 school year, a number of Bay Area districts severed ties with their local police departments and school resource officers.
In recent years, an acute housing crisis has engulfed both America’s coastal metros and Rust Belt regions. California’s Bay Area, for example, confronts a crisis of affordability and limited supply that hastens a population exodus. Midwest cities like Detroit face low real-estate prices and low demand, intensifying urban decline.
Masks are flying off store shelves once again, as mandates return to help stop the surge of COVID-19 cases. At this point it's likely you've tried them all, cloth masks, surgical masks, KN95 masks, N95 masks, and a mix of some of those together.
SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — The ongoing surge in Bay Area COVID cases is raising concerns for Bay Area children as they return to school for in-person learning with students under age 12 still unvaccinated and unprotected against the more contagious Delta variant American Academy of Pediatrics reported that child cases steadily increased in July nationwide.
The Bay Area's indoor mask mandate is now in its second day and already has seen some push back. The owner of Danville Bowl made it clear on social media that he's refusing to enforce the new rule. The violation could bring fines, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's office.
President Joe Biden just extended the federal eviction moratorium until October, and the state’s moratorium expires at roughly the same time. So tens of thousands of tenants in the Bay Area who are behind on their rent, only have about eight weeks to figure things out.
As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, a number of Bay Area leaders and local clinics announced a new campaign to get at least 80% of all eligible residents vaccinated as soon as possible. For some people in the community, the target seems low especially since the South Bay's vaccination rate is already near that mark.
10 Bay Area restaurants added to Michelin's California guide 10 Bay Area restaurants added to Michelin's California guide Ten restaurants throughout the Bay Area have been added to Michelin's California recommendations list, the famed restaurant guide announced Wednesday. The list is intended to bridge the gap between the 2019 guide and this year's upcoming Bib Gourmand and star awards.
A book by Wall Street Journal reporter Tim Higgins sheds light on alleged "unpredictable" bouts of anger from Elon Musk as Tesla's expansion reached something of a breaking point. The book, titled "Power Play: Tesla, Elon Musk, and the Bet of the Century," was published Tuesday — but a juicy snippet about Musk's reported "manic brutality" made its way onto GQ on publication day.
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Smoke from Northern California wildfires will impact air quality in the Bay Area, prompting district officials to issue an advisory. The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) on Wednesday issued an air quality advisory for wildfire smoke for Thursday and Friday.
After New York City announced a first-in-the-nation COVID-19 vaccine mandate that requires indoor businesses such as restaurants, bars and gyms to check vaccination status of customers, San Francisco officials said they may adopt a similar policy. "We're exploring that," San Francisco Health Director Dr. Grant Colfax said at a Tuesday press conference.
A Danville bowling alley has come out in opposition to the indoor mask mandate rolled out by seven Bay Area counties earlier this week. Danville Bowl is going so far as to refuse enforcing the mandate, their reasoning being that "everyone has the right to freedom and not constant retracting restrictions from the government."
Double mask? N95s? How to decide which masks to wear amid the Bay Area’s delta surge Double mask? N95s? How to decide which masks to wear amid the Bay Area’s delta surge People throughout the Bay Area are masking up again under revived mandates — a familiar drill in a region long accustomed to requirements for face coverings that were relaxed for the first time only a few weeks ago.
Bay Area school districts spent millions of dollars on air cleaning systems, which some air quality experts say could endanger students’ health. An NBC Bay Area Investigation reveals why scientists, including those at the Environmental Protection Agency, are now questioning the efficacy and safety of new technology utilized in some devices that are supposed to clean indoor air.
Taking a day trip from San Francisco opens up a whole world of classic California experiences that are guaranteed to add spice to your trip. Head south along the Pacific shore, or north across the Golden Gate Bridge, and you'll find hippie havens, tech playgrounds and buzzing Bay Area hubs.
A surge in San Francisco infections prompts indoor masking, but experts predict high vaccination rates will keep most out of hospitals A surge in Covid-19 infections, driven by the highly contagious Delta variant, has prompted San Francisco and six other counties in California’s Bay Area to reimpose mask mandates for indoor spaces, less than two months after experts in the highly vaccinated region celebrated what they hoped would be a return to normal.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- If all goes according to plan between now and Sept. 12, defensive end Nick Bosa will be on the field and ready to play against the Detroit Lions in the San Francisco 49ers' season opener. Bosa, who spoke to Bay Area media for the first time since before suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee last September, left little doubt Thursday that, barring any unforeseen setbacks, he will be ready to go to start the 2021 season.