San Bruno

SF Examiner file photoThe National Transportation Safety Board and the California Public Utilities Commission found PG&E at fault in the deadly 2010 San Bruno pipeline explosion.

PG&E rate hikes scrutinized

A state lawmaker on Monday pressured the California Public Utilities Commission to…

SF Examiner file photoThe National Transportation Safety Board and the California Public Utilities Commission found PG&E at fault in the deadly 2010 San Bruno pipeline explosion.
photos.comPolice are currently searching for a male and female suspect involved in a lottery scam that occurred in South San Francisco.

Police search for duo engaged in lottery scam

Police in South San Francisco are searching for a couple who scammed…

photos.comPolice are currently searching for a male and female suspect involved in a lottery scam that occurred in South San Francisco.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images file photoA San Bruno police officer stands guard next to burned homes near the epicenter of the gas line explosion that devastated a neighborhood near San Francisco International Airport Sept. 24

San Bruno announces $70 million settlement with PG&E for 2010 blast

San Bruno city officials today announced a $70 million settlement has been…

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images file photoA San Bruno police officer stands guard next to burned homes near the epicenter of the gas line explosion that devastated a neighborhood near San Francisco International Airport Sept. 24
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Fire crews, PG&E inspecting minor gas main break in San Bruno

Construction crews working on a sewer line struck a 2-inch steel gas…

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SF Examiner file photoNew natural gas pipeline legislation was drafted in response to the pipeline explosion in San Bruno

New law imposes stricter standards for natural gas providers in California

A state law containing stricter guidelines for natural gas pipeline operators is…

SF Examiner file photoNew natural gas pipeline legislation was drafted in response to the pipeline explosion in San Bruno
AP file photoAn explosion in San Bruno in 2010 was caused by neglect on the part of PG&E

San Bruno residents question PG&E's liability claim in pipeline blast

The utility company responsible for last year’s deadly pipeline explosion on a…

AP file photoAn explosion in San Bruno in 2010 was caused by neglect on the part of PG&E

Police activity shuts down part of El Camino Real in San Bruno

A section of El Camino Real is closed in San Bruno this…

CPUC engineers perform tests on a damaged PG&E pipeline near Woodside. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

Failed pipeline near Woodside was damaged before Sunday's explosion

The segment of pipe that failed during a pressurized water test Sunday…

CPUC engineers perform tests on a damaged PG&E pipeline near Woodside. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)
A PG&E natural gas pipeline that exploded during pressure testing on Sunday afternoon

PG&E says ruptured pipeline was damaged by backhoe some time after 1947

A PG&E natural gas pipeline that exploded during pressure testing on Sunday…

A PG&E natural gas pipeline that exploded during pressure testing on Sunday afternoon

50-year-old woman seriously injured after crashing car into tree

A 50-year-old San Bruno woman was seriously injured Sunday afternoon in South…

Keep away: Nearby parents call the closure of the playground at Parkside Intermediate School elitist

San Bruno residents cry foul as Parkside Intermediate locks playground

Concerned with vandalism and dog poop, a San Bruno school now locks…

Keep away: Nearby parents call the closure of the playground at Parkside Intermediate School elitist
San Bruno Mayor Jim Ruane shovels dirt into the crater left by the 2010 pipe explosion. (Paul Sakuma/AP)San Bruno Mayor Jim Ruane shovels dirt into the crater left by the 2010 pipe explosion. (Paul Sakuma/AP)

San Bruno blast victims erase scar of explosion with shoveling ceremony

As 78-year-old Doris Dull was walking down to the wide cavity in…

San Bruno Mayor Jim Ruane shovels dirt into the crater left by the 2010 pipe explosion. (Paul Sakuma/AP)San Bruno Mayor Jim Ruane shovels dirt into the crater left by the 2010 pipe explosion. (Paul Sakuma/AP)
Local resident Carolyn Gay

San Bruno residents, officials fill crater left by pipeline explosion

More than one year after the deadly natural gas pipeline explosion in…

Local resident Carolyn Gay
Growing gardeners: San Bruno landscaper Marsetti is offering free gardening materials to local schools. (Courtesy photo)Growing gardeners: San Bruno landscaper Marsetti is offering free gardening materials to local schools. (Courtesy photo)

San Bruno landscaping company Marsetti gives students gardens

San Bruno students can now create gardens on campus, free of charge.…

Growing gardeners: San Bruno landscaper Marsetti is offering free gardening materials to local schools. (Courtesy photo)Growing gardeners: San Bruno landscaper Marsetti is offering free gardening materials to local schools. (Courtesy photo)
Before the blast.Before the blast.

One year after San Bruno blast: Neighborhood reborn amid the ruins

Bob Hensel is famous in San Bruno for making a vow.He made…

Before the blast.Before the blast.

Real consequences for those responsible

The PG&E CEO, Peter Darbee, was allowed to walk away with a…

Career criminal dodges life sentence for stealing Nike shoes

A career criminal nabbed for swiping a pair of Nike shoes from…

“I’ll tell you

One year after San Bruno blast: Survivors live amid the ashes

Gene O’Neil and his carpool buddy were inching across the Bay Bridge…

“I’ll tell you
Assemblyman Jerry Hill was in San Bruno on Tuesday morning to promote state legislation that would impose stricter regulations on natural gas providers. (AP file photo)Assemblyman Jerry Hill was in San Bruno on Tuesday morning to promote state legislation that would impose stricter regulations on natural gas providers. (AP file photo)

As San Bruno blast anniversary nears, lawmaker calls for pipeline safety upgrades

Assemblyman Jerry Hill was in San Bruno on Tuesday morning to promote…

Assemblyman Jerry Hill was in San Bruno on Tuesday morning to promote state legislation that would impose stricter regulations on natural gas providers. (AP file photo)Assemblyman Jerry Hill was in San Bruno on Tuesday morning to promote state legislation that would impose stricter regulations on natural gas providers. (AP file photo)
Is it safe? Experts say no matter what was learned in the aftermath of the San Bruno natural gas pipeline explosion

One year after San Bruno blast: Can it happen again?

At 6:11 p.m. one Thursday evening nearly a year ago, San Bruno’s…

Is it safe? Experts say no matter what was learned in the aftermath of the San Bruno natural gas pipeline explosion