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Redwood City Seeks Input on New Cannabis Laws

Redwood City Seeks Input on New Cannabis Laws

Do you think Redwood City should allow the cultivation and sale of recreational cannabis? Now is residents chance to weigh in.Photo Credit: Ethan Miller / Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in [Read entire story]

Housing Decision on Brisbane Baylands Delayed Until 2018

Housing Decision on Brisbane Baylands Delayed Until 2018

Following a postponed vote on a housing project at the Brisbane Baylands, the Brisbane City Council has canceled its meeting Thursday and expects a ballot measure related to the plan to be ready by June...Photo Credit: [Read entire story]

Sailing Teams Face Off in Half Moon Bay Championship Races

Sailing Teams Face Off in Half Moon Bay Championship Races

More than one dozen sailboat crews from cities along the West Coast will face off on Half Moon Bay's waters this weekend for three full days of racing. But they'll need to be more than fast.Photo Credit: Rebecca Greenway [Read entire story]

BBC Newsreader Challenged to a Dog vs. Man Surf-Off

A challenge has been issued to BBC newsreader Simon McCoy after his stone-faced coverage of the World Dog Surfing Championships went viral."Simon McCo, I'm Michael and this is Abbie, winner of the dog-surfing contest [Read entire story]

BBC Newsreader Challenged to a Dog vs. Man Surf-Off

A challenge has been issued to BBC newsreader Simon McCoy after his stone-faced coverage of the World Dog Surfing Championships went viral."Simon McCoy, I'm Michael and this is Abbie, winner of the dog-surfing contest [Read entire story]

Silicon Valley Executives Urge Brisbane to Build Housing

Three dozen Silicon Valley executives from companies like AT&T, Comcast, Salesforce, Yelp and Comcast are asking the tiny town of Brisbane to nearly triple its population size by building housing on the Baylands...Photo [Read entire story]

Silicon Valley Executives Urge Brisbane to Build Housing

Silicon Valley Executives Urge Brisbane to Build Housing

Executives from nearly three dozen leading Silicon Valley companies on Tuesday asked Brisbane officials to help tackle the Bay Area's critical housing shortage by approving the hotly debated Baylands project, which aims [Read entire story]

Startups Launch Into California’s Marijuana Industry

As local municipalities grapple with the legalities of enforcing and regulating a newly legalized industry, business ideas continue to flow from the Bay Area’s startup crowd.Photo Credit: Bloom Farms This story uses [Read entire story]

Startups Launch Into California’s Marijuana Industry

Startups Launch Into California's Marijuana Industry

As local municipalities grapple with the legalities of enforcing and regulating a newly legalized industry, business ideas continue to flow from the Bay Area’s startup crowd.Photo Credit: Bloom Farms This story uses [Read entire story]

Startups Launch Into California’s Marijuana Industry

Startups Launch Into California's Marijuana Industry

As local municipalities grapple with the legalities of enforcing and regulating a newly legalized industry, business ideas continue to flow from the Bay Area’s startup crowd.Photo Credit: Bloom Farms This story uses [Read entire story]

Facebook Cafeteria Workers Unionize, Seeking Higher Wages

Facebook Cafeteria Workers Unionize, Seeking Higher Wages

Around 500 cafeteria workers at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park have elected to unionize in an effort to negotiate higher wages, health care benefits, and pensions.Photo Credit: Unite Here Local 19 This story uses [Read entire story]

Facebook Cafeteria Workers Unionize, Seeking Higher Wages

Around 500 cafeteria workers at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park have elected to unionize [Read entire story]

Sex Discrimination Cases at Silicon Valley Tech Companies

Add Binary Capital venture capital firm co-founder Justin Calbeck to [Read entire story]

Caltrain to Seize Properties for Electrification Project

Caltrain to Seize Properties for Electrification Project

SamTrans is eyeing some extra square-footage on 55 properties along the South Bay and Peninsula to assist with Caltrain's acquisition ahead of the much-anticipated Caltrain electrification project. [Read entire story]

County Fairs ‘Not Likely’ to Pursue Cannabis Sales in 2018

County Fairs ‘Not Likely’ to Pursue Cannabis Sales in 2018

From HempCon, one of the biggest medical marijuana trade shows in the world to Northern California’s Cannabis Cup, run by High Times magazine, county fairgrounds have been hosting cannabis fairs for more than a... [Read entire story]

Scientists Release Timeline on Rising Sea Level Impact

Scientists Release Timeline on Rising Sea Level Impact

A new report from the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) provides a timeline for when sea level rising will cause massive flooding.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

App Tracks Bay Area’s Worst Offenders of Illegal Fireworks

Thousands took to the Nail’em app, which collects reports, photos and geolocations of illegal fireworks before routing them to the appropriate police department, to send in snaps of backyards and beach [Read entire story]

App Tracks Bay Area’s Worst Offenders of Illegal Fireworks

App Tracks Bay Area's Worst Offenders of Illegal Fireworks

Thousands turned to a new app to let police know about illegal fireworks in their neighborhood during the Fourth of July.The Nail’em app collects photos, details and geolocations from users of illegal fireworks before [Read entire story]

App Tracks Bay Area’s Worst Offenders of Illegal Fireworks

Thousands turned to a new app to let police know about illegal fireworks in their neighborhood during the Fourth of July.The Nail’em app collects photos, details and geolocations from users of illegal fireworks before [Read entire story]

Morning Recovery: New Drink Aims to Cure Hangovers

Throbbing headaches, stomach pain, light and sound sensitivity usually don’t make for good business – except when it comes to Sisun Lee.The former Tesla and Facebook employee has spent months throwing back drinks in [Read entire story]