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Summary.     Click for More > Gay rights leader to boycott inauguration Bay Area unemployment less than state Record 31% drop in home prices  4.2% drop from the prior month. Medians in the Marin, San Francisco and San Mateo counties have held up better than in Alameda, Contra Costa
Bay Area home sales fall to 20-year low Bay Area home sales fall to 20-year-low Bay Area Nurses Launch 10-Day Strike  Thousands of nurses who work at hospitals affiliated with Sutter Health have gone on strike for the third time since October Bay Area home prices plummet 20.2% Relief As Temps Drop, Heat Wave Ends Smoke Invades Bay Area  Smoke from the hundreds of wildfires burning throughout N. California made the sun appear pink as it rose and has caused health concerns Dangerously Hot Weather Grips Bay Area Home prices at four-year low The plunge in price of homes gets worse  Prices fell 22.9% in May compared with a year ago. That made the area the 6th worst-performing region in the country Barack Obama Fundraises Inspectors Looking For Tainted Milk Palin Appearing At GOP Fundraiser Home prices down in 90% of ZIP codes Survey: job cuts coming to Bay Area Obama tapping Berkeley economist Romer Home prices had annual plunge, 29.5% School will not be renamed after Obama As rain & snow taper off, temps to plunge Bay Area Wakes Up To Frigid Temps Home values hit 8-year low
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  Bay Area home values plummeted to an eight-year low in November, to the median for existing single-family homes as $350,000
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B. 01-01 227 Bay Area D.U.I. Arrests, 1 Death Bay Area
01-17 Bay Area home sales fall to 20-year low Bay Area
3. 01-17 Bay Area rents jump 9% Bay Area
E. 01-17 Obama Touts Economic Plan In SF Stop SF Mission
F. 01-25 Urban Flood Alert For Bay Area Bay Area
G. 02-01 Kennedy Touts Obama 3900 Telegraph Ave, North Oakland
7. 02-14 Bay Area home sales fall to 20-year-low Bay Area
I. 02-23 Strong Storms Predicted for Bay Area Bay Area
9. 03-04 Record low Bay Area business confidence Bay Area




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Bay Area home sales fall to 20-year low  The sales plummeted to the slowest December recorded in 2 decades. It was the 35th consecutive month of decreasing sales Bay Area rents jump 9% Obama Touts Economic Plan In SF Stop Kennedy Touts Obama Bay Area home sales fall to 20-year-low  Bay Area median prices dropped 10% last month, as a lack of credit and excess of uncertainty continued to keep buyers out of the market 1,600 Bay Area teachers losing their jobs Bay Area Nurses Launch 10-Day Strike


January 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jan.1  227 Bay Area D.U.I. Arrests, 1 Death
Jan.17  
Jan.25  Urban Flood Alert For Bay Area


February 2008 ... more > Top ^
Feb.1
Feb.14  
Feb.23  Strong Storms Predicted for Bay Area


March 2008 ... more > Top ^
Mar.4  Record low Bay Area business confidence
Mar.9  Bay Area transit agencies get millions
Mar.14
Mar.21  
  Thousands of nurses who work at hospitals affiliated with Sutter Health have gone on strike for the third time since October
Mar.25 Bay Area home prices drop record 13.2%

April 2008 ... more > Top ^
Apr.7  Bay Area Inflation Exceeds Nat'l Average Apr.16 Bay Area tops in broadband use


May 2008 ... more > Top ^
May.13 Bay Area Gas Price Hits $4.02 A Gallon
May.22 Homes sales get lift, but lid still on prices May.24  441 immigration arrests in Nor. California May.28   Bay Area home prices plummet 20.2%  Nationwide prices of single-family homes fell 14.1 percent in March nationwide compared with a year ago

June 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jun.6  Cities issue fewer housing permits Jun.12  Transit Agencies Get $21M For Security Jun.15  Halibut boom means overharvest Jun.22   Relief As Temps Drop, Heat Wave Ends  Residents feeling stressed by a heat wave found relief from triple and near triple-digit temps that had become commonplace in recent day Jun.24  850 NorCal Fires Create Unhealthy Air Bay Area home prices continue steep fall
Jun.26   Smoke Invades Bay Area
  Smoke from the hundreds of wildfires burning throughout N. California made the sun appear pink as it rose and has caused health concerns.    Unhealthy air was expected to be the worst throughout the East...
Jun.29  Commuters ditching cars due to gas cost Jun.30  New Bay Area Red Flag Warning Issued

July 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jul.6  Heat Wave Headed To Bay Area Jul.8   Dangerously Hot Weather Grips Bay Area  The Bay Area is in the midst of a heat wave that is expected to break temperature records - with no relief in sight until the end of the wee... Jul.9  Wood burning banned on bad nights Jul.17   Home prices at four-year low  With bargain-priced foreclosures glutting the market, the median price in June plunged below the half-million-dollar mark Starbucks To Close 12 Locations Jul.18  Bay Area To See Int'l Space Station Jul.19  Venture investments down last quarter Jul.20  Foreclosure Rental Scam Strikes Bay Area Jul.23  Transportation Officials OK Toll Lanes Jul.30   The plunge in price of homes gets worse
  Prices fell 22.9% in May compared with a year ago. That made the area the 6th worst-performing region in the country
Jul.31 Clinton, Obama Rally Union Workers

August 2008 ... more > Top ^
Aug.15 Bay Area Confidence Slips
Aug.18   Barack Obama Fundraises  Obama was expected to raise $7 million at the Fiarmont Hotel, his largest one-night event in the history of his presidential campaign Aug.19 Home Prices Plunge To 53-Month Low Aug.26 Home sales soar as prices plunge Aug.29 5 of 100 most powerful women in B. Area

September 2008 ... more > Top ^
Sep.12  Smog violations increase under new rules Sep.18  Home sales sluggish, prices continue to slip Sep.20 Town's sign gets political update
Sep.23   Inspectors Looking For Tainted Milk  Federal and state inspectors have been sweeping through ethnic or Asian supermarkets

October 2008 ... more > Top ^
Oct.5   Palin Appearing At GOP Fundraiser
  Republican vice presidential candidate was slated to attend a political fundraiser with more than 1,000 people paying as much as $2,500 each Oct.9  Pothole Forces Lane Closure On Bridge

November 2008 ... more > Top ^
Nov.7 Gore Says Obama's Election Overwhelming
Nov.9   Home prices down in 90% of ZIP codes  Home prices have declined often by more than double digits. More than 70% of ZIPs saw prices fall by more than 10 percent Nov.11 DA Harris To Run For State Attorney Gen. Nov.12 Homeowners owe more than home's worth Nov.15  2nd Day Of Record Breaking Temps Nov.19   Survey: job cuts coming to Bay Area  A survey of 509 executives: 4 out of 10 employers contacted in a survey anticipate cutting jobs within six months  No Wood Burning On Spare The Air Day Nov.20 Foreclosures boost homes sales Nov.21 Bay Area sheltered from huge job cuts Area Transit Use Mixed As Gas Prices Drop Nov.24   Obama tapping Berkeley economist Romer
  Obama turned to an authority on the Great Depression for his economic team today, tapping Christina Romer to head Council of Economic Advisers Nov.25 2nd Bay Area Spare The Air Day   Home prices had annual plunge, 29.5%
  Among the 20 cities tracked, the San Francisco metropolitan region has the largest monthly decline, 3.9%

December 2008 ... more > Top ^
Dec.1 600 properties listed below $100,000
Dec.4 5 firms named 2009 Technology Pioneers Dec.12   School will not be renamed after Obama  School District officials nixed the idea of renaming the Marin City's Martin Luther King Jr. Academy after community voiced opposition Dec.13 Cold Grips NorCal Dec.15   As rain & snow taper off, temps to plunge  A powerful pre-winter storm system has pounded with rain and snow, and forecasters warned that temperatures would likely plunge Dec.17   Bay Area Wakes Up To Frigid Temps  An exceptionally cold morning with temperatures in some coastal areas dropping into the 30s. In the North Bay valleys a low is 25 degrees Dec.18   Home values hit 8-year low
  Bay Area home values plummeted to an eight-year low in November, to the median for existing single-family homes as $350,000
  Gay rights leader to boycott inauguration
  Geoffrey Kors will skip Obama's inauguration ceremony to protest the participation of the Rev. Rick Warren, who supported a gay marriage ban here Dec.20   Bay Area unemployment less than state  California's rate rose to 8.4%. San Francisco, Marin and San Mateo - 5.7%; Sout Bay, counties of Alameda and Contra Costa - 7.2% Dec.26 $89M infrastructure projects list submitted Dec.30   Record 31% drop in home prices
  4.2% drop from the prior month. Medians in the Marin, San Francisco and San Mateo counties have held up better than in Alameda, Contra Costa.    Values for the region are still u...




Relief As Temps Drop, Heat Wave Ends  Residents feeling stressed by a heat wave found relief from triple and near triple-digit temps that had become commonplace in recent day Smoke Invades Bay Area




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2008
Jan.1  227 Bay Area D.U.I. Arrests, 1 Death
Jan.25  Urban Flood Alert For Bay Area
Feb.23  Strong Storms Predicted for Bay Area
Jun.15  Halibut boom means overharvest
Jun.22
Jun.24  850 NorCal Fires Create Unhealthy Air
Jun.26
  Smoke from the hundreds of wildfires burning throughout N. California made the sun appear pink as it rose and has caused health concerns.    Unhealthy air was expected to be the worst throughout the East...
Jun.30  New Bay Area Red Flag Warning Issued Jul.6  Heat Wave Headed To Bay Area Jul.8 Dangerously Hot Weather Grips Bay Area  The Bay Area is in the midst of a heat wave that is expected to break temperature records - with no relief in sight until the end of the wee... Jul.9  Wood burning banned on bad nights Oct.9  Pothole Forces Lane Closure On Bridge Nov.15  2nd Day Of Record Breaking Temps Nov.19  No Wood Burning On Spare The Air Day Nov.25 2nd Bay Area Spare The Air Day Dec.13 Cold Grips NorCal Dec.15 As rain & snow taper off, temps to plunge  A powerful pre-winter storm system has pounded with rain and snow, and forecasters warned that temperatures would likely plunge Dec.17 Bay Area Wakes Up To Frigid Temps  An exceptionally cold morning with temperatures in some coastal areas dropping into the 30s. In the North Bay valleys a low is 25 degrees



Bay Area, 2008 Science & Education Timeline ... See Bay Area Science & Education timeline, World Science & Education timeline Top ^
2008 Mar.14 1,600 Bay Area teachers losing their jobs
Apr.16 Bay Area tops in broadband use Jul.18  Bay Area To See Int'l Space Station Dec.12 School will not be renamed after Obama  School District officials nixed the idea of renaming the Marin City's Martin Luther King Jr. Academy after community voiced opposition



Bay Area, 2008 Business Timeline ... See Bay Area Business timeline, World Business timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.17 Bay Area home sales fall to 20-year low  The sales plummeted to the slowest December recorded in 2 decades. It was the 35th consecutive month of decreasing sales Jan.17 Bay Area rents jump 9%
Feb.14 Bay Area home sales fall to 20-year-low  Bay Area median prices dropped 10% last month, as a lack of credit and excess of uncertainty continued to keep buyers out of the market Mar.4  Record low Bay Area business confidence Mar.9  Bay Area transit agencies get millions Mar.14 1,600 Bay Area teachers losing their jobs Mar.21 Bay Area Nurses Launch 10-Day Strike
  Thousands of nurses who work at hospitals affiliated with Sutter Health have gone on strike for the third time since October
Mar.25 Bay Area home prices drop record 13.2% Apr.7  Bay Area Inflation Exceeds Nat'l Average May.13 Bay Area Gas Price Hits $4.02 A Gallon May.22 Homes sales get lift, but lid still on prices May.28 Bay Area home prices plummet 20.2%  Nationwide prices of single-family homes fell 14.1 percent in March nationwide compared with a year ago Jun.6  Cities issue fewer housing permits Jun.12  Transit Agencies Get $21M For Security Jun.24 Bay Area home prices continue steep fall Jun.29  Commuters ditching cars due to gas cost Jul.17 Home prices at four-year low  With bargain-priced foreclosures glutting the market, the median price in June plunged below the half-million-dollar mark Jul.17 Starbucks To Close 12 Locations Jul.19  Venture investments down last quarter Jul.20  Foreclosure Rental Scam Strikes Bay Area Jul.23  Transportation Officials OK Toll Lanes Jul.30 The plunge in price of homes gets worse
  Prices fell 22.9% in May compared with a year ago. That made the area the 6th worst-performing region in the country
Aug.15 Bay Area Confidence Slips Aug.19 Home Prices Plunge To 53-Month Low Aug.26 Home sales soar as prices plunge Aug.29 5 of 100 most powerful women in B. Area Sep.18  Home sales sluggish, prices continue to slip Sep.23 Inspectors Looking For Tainted Milk  Federal and state inspectors have been sweeping through ethnic or Asian supermarkets Nov.9 Home prices down in 90% of ZIP codes  Home prices have declined often by more than double digits. More than 70% of ZIPs saw prices fall by more than 10 percent Nov.12 Homeowners owe more than home's worth Nov.19 Survey: job cuts coming to Bay Area  A survey of 509 executives: 4 out of 10 employers contacted in a survey anticipate cutting jobs within six months Nov.20 Foreclosures boost homes sales Nov.21 Bay Area sheltered from huge job cuts Nov.21 Area Transit Use Mixed As Gas Prices Drop Nov.24 Obama tapping Berkeley economist Romer  Obama turned to an authority on the Great Depression for his economic team today, tapping Christina Romer to head Council of Economic Advisers Nov.25 Home prices had annual plunge, 29.5%  Among the 20 cities tracked, the San Francisco metropolitan region has the largest monthly decline, 3.9% Dec.1 600 properties listed below $100,000 Dec.4 5 firms named 2009 Technology Pioneers Dec.18 Home values hit 8-year low
  Bay Area home values plummeted to an eight-year low in November, to the median for existing single-family homes as $350,000
Dec.20 Bay Area unemployment less than state  California's rate rose to 8.4%. San Francisco, Marin and San Mateo - 5.7%; Sout Bay, counties of Alameda and Contra Costa - 7.2% Dec.30 Record 31% drop in home prices
  4.2% drop from the prior month. Medians in the Marin, San Francisco and San Mateo counties have held up better than in Alameda, Contra Costa.    Values for the region are still u...




Bay Area, 2008 Crime Timeline ... See Bay Area Crime timeline, World Crime timeline Top ^
2008 Jul.20  Foreclosure Rental Scam Strikes Bay Area Sep.12  Smog violations increase under new rules



Bay Area, 2008 Politics Timeline ... See Bay Area Politics timeline, World Politics timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.17 Obama Touts Economic Plan In SF Stop Feb.1 Kennedy Touts Obama May.24  441 immigration arrests in Nor. California Jul.9  Wood burning banned on bad nights Jul.31 Clinton, Obama Rally Union Workers Aug.18 Barack Obama Fundraises  Obama was expected to raise $7 million at the Fiarmont Hotel, his largest one-night event in the history of his presidential campaign Aug.29 5 of 100 most powerful women in B. Area Sep.20 Town's sign gets political update Sep.23 Inspectors Looking For Tainted Milk  Federal and state inspectors have been sweeping through ethnic or Asian supermarkets Oct.5 Palin Appearing At GOP Fundraiser  Republican vice presidential candidate was slated to attend a political fundraiser with more than 1,000 people paying as much as $2,500 each Nov.7 Gore Says Obama's Election Overwhelming Nov.11 DA Harris To Run For State Attorney Gen. Nov.24 Obama tapping Berkeley economist Romer  Obama turned to an authority on the Great Depression for his economic team today, tapping Christina Romer to head Council of Economic Advisers Dec.12 School will not be renamed after Obama  School District officials nixed the idea of renaming the Marin City's Martin Luther King Jr. Academy after community voiced opposition Dec.18 Gay rights leader to boycott inauguration  Geoffrey Kors will skip Obama's inauguration ceremony to protest the participation of the Rev. Rick Warren, who supported a gay marriage ban here Dec.26 $89M infrastructure projects list submitted