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5 Reasons to Stay in Sausalito on Your Next Trip to the San Francisco Bay

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 06.10.2015 | Travel
Andrea R. Vaucher

Have you thought about staying outside the city on your next trip to San Francisco? Imagine. After a hectic day sightseeing, shopping and museum hopping, you jump on the ferry (or a private water taxi), cross the glorious bay and leave the noisy urban world behind.

Out of Reach

Steven Rea | Posted 06.08.2015 | Arts
Steven Rea

Lately I feel like I've been doing a lot of chasing, it hasn't really gotten me anywhere either as of late. Besides this series of photos, seriously. ...

25 Years Ago -- The 'Big One' of '89

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.25.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This weekend's quake got plenty of news coverage, starting Sunday morning. So I thought it would be a good time to share my story from the "Big One," which starts with some generalized comments about earthquakes for the benefit of those who have never felt one.

It's an Accessible Life: My 24-Hour Journey

Sally Swanson | Posted 08.18.2014 | Education
Sally Swanson

Much like the feeling I had the day I spent in the garden with these same students, these are lessons that will be carried and accessed like talismans, woven into every aspect of their lives as they grow older and away from school experiences.

5 Unforgettable San Francisco Check-ins

Greg Archer | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
Greg Archer

Waterbar in San Francisco As 2013 speeds rapidly to a glorious fork in the road and the path to 2014 comes into much clearer view, reflection see...

Man Uses 'Water Bike' To Commute Across San Francisco Bay & Hudson River

Posted 10.06.2013 | Green

It's not an accident that most major metropolises are situated on or near bodies of water. Cities like New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles all boa...

New Bay Bridge Sees First Commute

AP | SUDHIN THANAWALA | Posted 09.04.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- New bridge, same traffic. The gleaming white and newly built $6.4 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge handl...


AP | SUDHIN THANAWALA | Posted 11.02.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — New bridge, same traffic. The gleaming white and newly built $6.4 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge ...

Stop in the Name of Love - of Country

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 09.07.2013 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

The conduct of the New York State Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) in rehabilitating the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge can only be described as anti-American.

The Show Must Go On

The Contra Costa Times | Lisa Vorderbrueggen | Posted 08.13.2013 | San Francisco

OAKLAND -- Nothing should stop Caltrans from opening the new Bay Bridge on Sept. 3 as planned, say two of the three internationally renowned bridge an...

The Business Of Bridge Anxiety: Company Charges $25 For Rides Over Chesapeake Bay

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 05.29.2013 | Small Business

Scared of bridges but still want to get to the beach? For $25 each way, a Maryland businessman is willing to get behind the wheel of your car and driv...

How Safe Is The New Bay Bridge?

The Contra Costa Times | Lisa Vorderbrueggen | Posted 07.07.2013 | San Francisco

OAKLAND -- Strategically positioned high above the water, in a narrow crawl space between the new Bay Bridge deck and the top of its big pier east of ...

Bad News For The Bay Bridge

AP | JASON DEAREN | Posted 06.10.2013 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. — A California transportation official says it could take weeks or even months to find a solution for bolts that snapped on the ...

Party Time!

The Contra Costa Times | Lisa Vorderbrueggen | Posted 06.05.2013 | San Francisco

Don't worry, be happy. State officials promise busted bolts won't rain on the Labor Day weekend celebration at the new Bay Bridge. News that steel ro...

Big Trouble For Ship That Hit The Bay Bridge

AP | TERENCE CHEA | Posted 06.04.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — A state board unanimously voted Thursday to take action to suspend or revoke the license of the pilot of an empty oil tanker tha...

New Documentary Reveals How The Bay Bridge Stole The Spotlight

Posted 03.27.2013 | Arts

Earlier this month, artist Leo Villareal gave San Francisco's other bridge a chance to shine. Villareal illuminated the sweeping lines of the Oakla...

Artist Leo Villareal Lights Up the Bay

Jennifer Raiser | Posted 05.08.2013 | San Francisco
Jennifer Raiser

The most photographed bridge in the world wasn't its usual self last night.

Renowned Artist Puts Bay Bridge In Lights

Kimberley Lovato | Posted 05.04.2013 | San Francisco
Kimberley Lovato

San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge may have celebrated its 75th anniversary with glorious fanfare last year, but it's the city's 'other' bridge, the Bay Bridge, that transformed into the largest LED light sculpture in the world on March 5.

PHOTOS: Submit Your Own Shots Of The Bay Lights!

Robin Wilkey | Posted 03.06.2013 | San Francisco

Thousands of San Franciscans braved the wind and showers on Tuesday night to catch a glimpse of The Bay Lights, a 25,000-LED light installation on the...

LOOK: That Other Bridge Finally Gets Its Time To Shine

AP | LISA LEFF | Posted 05.03.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- After more than 75 years in the shadow of its glamorous cousin, San Francisco's "other" bridge is getting a chance to shine. The San...

PHOTOS: Forgotten San Francisco

Posted 02.25.2013 | Travel

There's more to the city than the Golden Gate Bridge.

Crane Collapses On Bay Bridge

AP | Posted 02.22.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- A crane tipped over while working on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Thursday, but there were no inju...

WATCH: Crane Collapses Off The Bay Bridge

Robin Wilkey | Posted 02.21.2013 | San Francisco

A crane working on the new eastern span of the San Francisco Bay Bridge toppled off a barge on Thursday afternoon, according to ABC news. No injuries ...

The Bay Bridge's Lavish Opening Party Comes At A Hefty Price

The Contra Costa Times | Lisa Vorderbrueggen | Posted 04.16.2013 | San Francisco

OAKLAND -- The Labor Day Bay Bridge bash is on. The Bay Area Toll Authority unanimously signed onto a $5.6 million spending plan Wednesday for securi...

He Had Been Warned

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 03.11.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Investigators were gathering evidence Wednesday to determine what caused an empty oil tanker to clip a tower support of the San ...