Golden Gate Xpress

Kincade Fire worsens, some refuse to leave

Wilson Gomez

October 29, 2019

Firefighters from Palo Alto Engine Co. 65 fight to save a farm on Chalk Hill Road, near Windsor Calif. Oct 27. (Photo by William Wendelman / Golden Gate Xpress) As wind speeds in Northern California intensified Sunday, firefighters across the state made an effort to save the ci...

State hospitals unprepared for the Big One

David Mamaril Horowitz

October 22, 2019

San Francisco’s acute care hospitals have met California’s earthquake safety standards ahead of a 2020 deadline, but a second state safety requirement would cost too much for some hospitals and force them to close by 2030, ...

New California Laws

David Mamaril Horowitz

September 18, 2019

California's legislature adjourned Sept. 13, leaving hundreds of bills awaiting Gov. Gavin Newsom's final stamp of approval. The Xpress has covered three. Here’s a distillation of five more. Given Newsom’s signature, SB24 would require public ...

Feinstein wins fifth term as U.S. senator

Julie Parker

November 7, 2018

Democratic incumbent U.S. Sen. Diane Feinstein fended off a challenge from fellow-Democrat and state Senator Kevin De Leon in Tuesday’s midterm elections, winning her fifth term representing California in the U.S. Senate. Feinstei...

OP-ED: SB 827 can reduce California’s greenhouse emissions

Monserrath Arreola

April 25, 2018

Utilizing a car to get around the city has become a part of my weekly routine but lately it seems to be more inconvenient than rewarding. Constant traffic congestion on streets, such as Sunset Boulevard and 19th Avenue, mean...

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