Golden Gate Xpress

4 injured as Excelsior fire burns 2 homes

Corey Browning

October 7, 2019

Four people were hospitalized after a two-alarm fire broke out in an Excelsior District home Monday, Oct. 7.  Three injured residents and a firefighter are expected to be okay with mild to moderate injuries. The fire originat...

Error warrants correction

Error warrants correction

February 19, 2019

West Portal Fire

Ian Firstenberg

January 24, 2018

A roof collapsed damaging several nearby buildings after a late night fire in West Portal, according to local authorities, the SF Chronicle reported. The blaze was first reported around 10:45 p.m. on the 30 block of West Portal Avenue, according to San Francisco Fire Department, engulfing a beauty salon, hardwar...

Marin County fires prompt Highway 101 closure and evacuations

Marco Antonio

October 17, 2017

Fires continue to pop up in the North Bay. Brush fires in the hills around Sausalito on Tuesday afternoon prompted the closure of southbound Highway 101 off of Rodeo Avenue in Marin City and are expected to cause major delays....

New fire ignites in the Santa Cruz County

Ian Firstenberg

October 17, 2017

A Santa Cruz County fire has forced multiple evacuations, burned four structure and injured five people. According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Prevention (CALFire), the fire broke October 16 at 10:30 p.m...

A volunteer group called the “Street Soldiers” gather donations for fire evacuees in Santa Rosa on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. (Sarahbeth Maney/Golden Gate Xpress)

Santa Rosa strong

October 14, 2017

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