Bay City News

SF suspends water and power shutoffs during coronavirus emergency

SFMTA also suspending late penalties on citations

Santa Clara County bans events of more than 100 people

County also adds restrictions on smaller events

Grand Princess docks at Port of Oakland

Cruise ship held at sea due to coronavirus cases on board

Cruise ship quarantined over coronavirus expected to dock in Oakland Monday

The ship holding roughly 3,000 people has circled the San Francisco coast for days

SF bans large events at city-owned properties to prevent contagion

The City and County of San Francisco has banned “non-essential group events”…

First Santa Cruz County case of COVID-19 reported

Test results on Friday night confirmed the diagnosis, county Public Health Division officials announced Saturday morning.

Stanford shifts classes to online in response to coronavirus

Stanford University Provost Persis Drell said in a letter Fridaythat beginning Monday, classes at the university will move to online formats

SF launches coronavirus text message alert system

The San Francisco Department of Emergency Management and the Department of Public…

Second suspect in viral attack video pleads not guilty to robbery, elder abuse charges

A man facing charges for the robbery of a man’s recyclables in…

Two rescued, one person hospitalizes in early morning SoMa fire

San Francisco Fire Department crews have contained a fire at a multiple-story…

Passengers on San Francisco-bound cruise ship to be tested for Coronavirus

Some people on board a San Francisco-bound cruise ship will be tested for COVID-19, and the ship remains off the coast of California

Berkeley reports city’s first case of coronavirus

A resident of Berkeley who recently returned from travel abroad has tested posted for COVID-19

4-alarm fire destroys warehouse in Bayview

San Francisco firefighters have contained a four-alarm blaze that has destroyed a…

Hospital asks public for help identifying patient

Officials at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital are appealing to the public…

City leaders urge residents to keep shopping in Chinatown amid coronavirus concerns

San Francisco city leaders on Friday urged residents and visitors to continue…

Miyamoto proposes closing SF jail, moving inmates to Santa Rita

San Francisco Sheriff Paul Miyamoto announced Friday he’s moving forward with plans…

Dozens of domesticated birds abandoned in city parks

The San Francisco Department of Animal Care and Control reminded residents Wednesday…

Pedestrian struck in Tenderloin Friday dies of injuries

An elderly pedestrian injured in a collision in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood…

Department on the Status of Women director resigns

Emily Murase, director of the San Francisco Department on the Status of…

Ting moves to extend ban on tolls for pedestrians, bicyclists

California Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) announced Friday he’s proposing keeping Bay…