Mighty Buildings of Oakland has created seven 3D-printed ADUs (accessory dwelling units) that are already out in the community. Susie Steimle reports. (6-24-21)
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East Bay Startup Tackles Housing Crunch With 3-D Printing TechnologyMighty Buildings of Oakland has created seven 3D-printed ADUs (accessory dwelling units) that are already out in the community. Susie Steimle reports. (6-24-21)
OPD Chief, Mayor React to Police Defunding Vote by Oakland City CouncilThe Oakland city council voted to slash more than $17 million from the police budget on Thursday evening. (6-24-21)
Coronavirus Delta Variant Has Health Officials WorriedA new coronavirus strain gaining a foothold in California has elicited a warning from Bay Area health officials. Devin Fehely reports. (6-24-21)
San Francisco Grapples With Drastic Drop in Police RecruitsThe San Francisco police department is having a hard time finding enough prospective applicants for new positions. Kenny Choi reports. (6-24-21)
Post-Pandemic Used Car Prices SoarOne of the most surprising financial tales of the pandemic era has been the huge spike in the price of used cars. Len Ramirez reports. (6-24-21)
Real Estate Madness in Manteca as Home Prices Pass Million-Dollar MarkNew home buyers, many fleeing the Bay Area, are pouring into Manteca and they're ready to pay. Anna Giles reports. (6-24-21)
FAA Pressures San Jose to Clean Up Homeless Camp by AirportThe Federal Aviation Administration is putting pressure on San Jose to do something about what's grown to become perhaps the city's largest-ever homeless camp. Kiet Do reports. (6-24-21)
San Francisco to City Employees: Get Vaxed or Get AxedAt San Francisco City Hall on Thursday the news was blunt: all city employees will be required to be vaccinated against the coronavirus and if they aren't their job could be on the line. Wilson Walker reports. (6-24-21)
Season Finale Of 'Batwoman' Airs SundayKPIX's Gianna Franco talks with actor Camrus Johnson who plays Luke Fox on KBCW's hit show 'Batwoman". Tune in to KBCW this Sunday for the show's season finale at 9PM PST.
Meet Brave, Google's New RivalWe chat with CNET Senior Reporter Shara Tibken about a company called Brave, which launched a new search engine that claims is focused on consumer privacy.
'In The Dark' Season 3 on KBCWKPIX's Gianna Franco talks to Perry Mattfeld, the star of "In The Dark". Catch the comedy-drama on KBCW Wednesdays at 9P PST.
Virtual Broadway Shows Amid COVID-19CBSN Bay Area gets the latest preview of Broadway performances being offered virtually.
Oakland City Council Debates Budget Amid Calls to Defund Police DepartmentJustin Andrews reports on the Oakland City Council preparing to vote on budget that will redirect funds away from the police department (6-24-2021)
Antioch Allows Plans For 95,000 Square Foot Cannabis Facility To ProceedAntioch is one step closer to what the mayor calls the "Cannabis Capitol of Northern California" after officials allowed plans for a 95,000 square foot cannabis facility at the old Kmart to proceed. Andrea Nakano reports. (6/23/21)
Suspect Arrested After I-880 Freeway Shooting, Fremont Crash; Victim Shares StoryA California Highway Patrol pursuit involving a freeway shooting suspect on Interstate 880 ended in a major collision and an arrest in Fremont Wednesday afternoon. Meanwhile, the driver who was shot at is sharing his story. (6/23/21)
VTA Shooting: Additional Personnel Files On Gunman ReleasedFour weeks after a Valley Transportation Authority employee killed nine of his colleagues in the deadliest mass shooting in Bay Area history, the agency released more personnel files on the gunman. Maria Medina reports. (6/23/21)
San Jose Installs Concrete Barriers On Downtown Bike LanesSan Jose is making it's streets downtown safer for bikers. Len Ramirez shows us the new concrete barriers that replace the old painted bike lanes.
Tiburon Project Looks To Address Sea Level RiseBrian Hackney reports on project to return sand to Tiburon beaches in order to mitigate sea level rise (6-23-2021)
CHP Pursuit Ends In Crash on Busy Fremont StreetMaria Medina reports on a crash in Fremont that ended a CHP pursuit of a suspect (6-23-2021)
COVID: NorCal Parents Demand An End To Mask Mandate In SchoolsA group of Sacramento parents is preparing to sue the state to relax school testing and quarantine requirements. Julie Watts tells us more about their efforts to end mask mandates.
Santa Cruz Mountain Locals Concerned About Proposed Fire Safety RequirementsWilson Walker reports on some Santa Cruz County residents being skeptical about proposed fire-risk mitigation state officials are looking for (6-23-2021)
Middle School In El Sobrante To Be Renamed After Betty Reid SoskinThe West Contra Costa School District took a vote to change the name of one of their schools for the cause of social justice. But this time, it happened without a lot of argument.
Brazen, Serial Shoplifter Appears In Court As DA Vows To Crack Down On Retail TheftsAfter a string of brazen retail thefts in San Francisco Kenny Choi tells us store owners are fed up and the District Attorney is vowing to crack down on the culprits.
Silicon Valley Antivirus Software Mogul John McAfee Found Dead in Spanish Prison CellAllen Martin reports on Silicon Valley antivirus mogul John McAfee being found dead in his Spanish prison cell of an apparent suicide (6-23-2021)