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A U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornet piloted by U.S. Marine Corps Major Nathan Miller flies over the San Francisco skyline during a practice flight in Fleet Week 2009.
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Bob Pryor
October 11, 2019 - 2:25 am
The City By the Bay is the star of the show this week, as two big events bring in the crowds to San Francisco. First, the US Navy caps off Fleet Week events with its big annual air show over the Bay on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoon. On Sunday, North Beachers and others will get to see the...
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Singer/songwriter EmmyLou Harris is one of many big-name acts who will be taking the stage at this weekend’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in Golden Gate Park.
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Bob Pryor
October 04, 2019 - 3:51 am
It's one of the biggest weekends of the year in San Francisco. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, the crowds will descend on Golden Gate Park for the ever-popular (and somehow still free) Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. Watch out if you're driving through San Jose this weekend. There will be a...
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KCBS Radio reporter Jeffrey Schaub displays an electric bike in Marin County.
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Jeffrey Schaub
September 27, 2019 - 12:06 pm
E-bikes are now legal on certain multi-use trails in Marin County. The electric bicycles, which are becoming more popular and make it easier to climb hills, may be ridden in Sausalito, Mill Valley and Novato. "It's a new technology that allows many people to ride their bikes," said Matt Weeder, who...
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Hip-hop trio Migos, shown here in a Brooklyn, New York performance earlier this month, will be one of the headline acts at this weekend’s Rolling Loud festival in Oakland.
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Bob Pryor
September 27, 2019 - 3:22 am
Get your weekend sorted out with KCBS Radio's "Major Timesaver" report. You'll find information about great events around the Bay Area each Saturday and Sunday, plus some traffic tips. For more news, keep up with KCBS Radio by liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter . A big hip-hop...
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BART Dealing With Spike in Violent Crime
Keith Menconi
Jennifer Hodges
September 26, 2019 - 1:15 pm
The long-awaited expansion of BART service into parts of downtown San Jose and Santa Clara has been delayed by four years. Officials now have now moved their target back from 2026 to 2030 for opening stations at Alum Rock, Downtown San Jose, Diridon Station and Santa Clara. The delay has been...
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Motorized Scooters
Motorized Scooters (Photo credit: KCBS Radio)
Holly Quan
September 26, 2019 - 10:09 am
The number of electric scooters in San Francisco will soon double after transportation officials approved a new round of permits to four companies.
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Cable Cars sit idle at the historic Cable Car Barn and Powerhouse on June 3, 2014 in San Francisco, California.
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All News KCBS Radio
September 23, 2019 - 12:22 pm
San Francisco's famous cable cars are once again carrying riders up and down the city's hills. The service was shut down for 10 days for a maintenance project. Workers rehabilitated the system's gearboxex. This work was part of a larger project that several years ago began repairing the heavy...
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A row of RVs in Mountain View near the Caltrain tracks is not far from the new Google headquarters that is under construction.
Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
September 23, 2019 - 11:41 am
Hundreds of people could soon be looking for new places to park if Mountain View follows through on a plan to ban all oversized vehicles , including RVs, from parking on residential streets. The plan would affect streets that are 40 feet wide or less and those that have bicycle lanes. It would...
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San Jose
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Bob Pryor
September 20, 2019 - 3:38 am
Looking for some fun ways to pass the time this weekend? KCBS Radio has got you covered with this guide for things to do in the San Francisco Bay Area. Look for it every Friday. Sunday looks to be a most eventful day this weekend, with Viva CalleSJ closing six miles of streets in San Jose, and, in...
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A big-rig truck crashed on I-680 and spilled fuel on the freeway, causing major traffic congestion near Fremont on Sept. 16, 2019 .
Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
September 16, 2019 - 6:15 am
A busy stretch of I-680 northbound near Fremont was closed on Monday morning due to a big rig truck that crashed and leaked fuel on the highway.
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