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Grass Fire Burns Near Homes In Vallejo; Highway Connector Closed

VALLEJO (CBS SF) — A large grass fire was burning near homes and highways in Vallejo Wednesday afternoon.

Two separate fires were reported at 3:40 p.m. 180 more words


52:320TXP - Week 33 - The Encampment

It ended with an explosion, but this is how it started, the sun creeping up over the historic fort, the trees, earthworks, masonry redoubts and blockhouses, tangled abatis, and rows of white tents. 216 more words


San Jose Devises Plan To Clean Up Sprawling Homeless Camp In Silicon Valley

(CBS SF) — While walking into what’s known as “The Jungle,” the sights, sounds and smells of what is reportedly the largest homeless encampment in the country make it hard to believe it’s in the heart of Silicon Valley. 335 more words


How to Smoke a Pipe in the 18th Century

The demonstrator started out by explaining that he is a non-smoker in “modern times”. He showed us a new vs. used pipes and made all of the kids promise to never start smoking before he proceeded with the demonstration! 22 more words


Encampment at Fort Anne

The 84th Regiment of Foot 2nd Battalion (Royal Highland Emigrants) recreate the conditions of military life in the 18th century. 22 more words

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Berkeley Removes Homeless Camp, Tents Reemerge Soon After

BERKELEY (KPIX 5) — The City of Berkeley cleared out a homeless encampment of about a dozen people on Friday, following complaints about rotting food, animal waste, and rats. 206 more words