(06-27) 16:55 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- A warming trend is coming just in time for the weekend in the Bay Area, with temperatures expected to peak Sunday through Tuesday and even approach the triple digits in some inland areas, forecasters said. … [Read more...] about Mini-heat wave to hit parts of Bay Area
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He married Alice Jean in 1951, and the couple headed to Wichita, Kan., for work, ultimately pooling enough money to head out West and work on a business of their own. Four years later, Fry’s Food Stores, in partnership with Charles’ brother Donald, came into being. Charles settled his family in Martinez, raising three sons — John, Randy and Dave — while expanding the company from one store in Richmond to 42, before Dillons purchased it in 1972. He helped his sons financially in starting Fry’s Electronics in 1985. Fry’s Electronics stocked gadgets and hardware and became a favorite hangout for techies as the Silicon Valley boom got under way. … [Read more...] about Charles Fry, who started a grocery chain in the Bay Area, dies at 92
But this strategy presents an immense challenge: At least 75,000 units in the Bay Area are part of mega-developments that are frequently sidetracked for years or even decades because of long approval processes, high infrastructure costs, complicated environmental cleanup issues and financing difficulties. … [Read more...] about Bay Briefing: What’s next after Market Street goes car-free?
The problem with arguments that the oil and gas industry needs to be scrapped is that so much of the world’s economy depends on cheap, reliable fuels, Tudor said. Energy has played a key role in development efforts that have lifted millions from poverty. … [Read more...] about Tudor, Pickering Holt chief: Houston-area energy firms must do more to cut emissions
Yes. Alameda County health officials said they have less than 10 suspected cases in which people who either recently traveled to Wuhan or came in close contact with someone who did — and who are ill — are being tested to see if they have the coronavirus. The CDC is conducting the tests. Other counties may have suspected cases as well. … [Read more...] about Wuhan coronavirus: Here’s what we know