TweetLet’s see here: “wildly popular” “Maddox took the opportunity to trumpet the program’s successes” “Bike Share is popular” But this assumes that the program costs nothing, right? And this assumes the program is well-run, right? Is it? IDK What I do know is that for the amount of money we’re talking about here, we could buy [...]
A PS4 sale led to a slaying in San Francisco, and police have the suspect in custody. The 22-year-old was trying to sell his PlayStation 4 console while he was home in the Bay Area for the long Thanksgiving weekend, a student at Santa Monica College. Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Drake, The Weeknd Song: Childish Gambino - Telegraph Avenue [download here] What's so good? Mr. Glover appears to be showing some love for California’s Bay Area with this latest single, named...Show More Summary
A troubling lack of accountability is afflicting two key Bay Area institutions, and the public is paying the price. At BART, a contract approval debacle has resulted in no firing of top staff responsible for the mistake. At UC Berkeley,...Show More Summary
If you’re in the San Francisco Bay Area, you may want to check out the new rebate opportunities available through the Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) for home improvements that increase your home’s energy efficiency. “Energy...Show More Summary
Missa Cantata at St. Albert's Priory This is a reminder for our readers in the Bay Area that the Votive Mass of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will be sung according to the Dominican Rite at St. Albert the Great Priory for the First Saturday of December at 10:00 a.m, on December 7. Show More Summary
Yesterday at the California Class Warfare tournament I had a chance to talk with Taylor McCreary and her father Michael, who are frequent participants in Bay Area tournament. Taylor told me some exciting news, which is that she has qualified to play in the World Youth Chess Championship, which will be held in the United [...]
I often hear from readers that we cover too many opportunities in the San Francisco Bay Area. Unfortunately, I have no control over where the best opportunities pop up. San Francisco’s economy has been booming for a while now, and that makes an already exciting city even more exciting. The San Francisco Foundation is a […]
We are trying something new: a Cool Tools Show & Tell. If you love a cool tool that should be better known, come to a show-and-tell in my Pacifica studio (in the SF Bay Area) on the evening of Wednesday, Dec 4th.
Despite seasonal downward trends, the Bay Area real estate market is getting even more competitive, with the number of homes on the market for only two weeks rising approximately two percentage points in the last month. Although Redfin expected the...
The average salary of Silicon Valley tech professionals is $101,278. So it's pretty embarrassing that shortages at local charities mean that many needy families in the San Francisco Bay Area are likely to be without turkey this Thanksgiving. Show More Summary
The social giant doles out hardware to Bay Area schools in need of tech help.
Jackqueline Frost is interviewed for the Poet as Radio show on KUSF in Exile, a Bay Area program that takes Jack Spicer as its wavemachine: “Jack Spicer said that the poet is not a creator, but a conduit, getting messages from an undefinable source to form the poem. He thought of a poet as a [...]
WonderCon holds out hope for San Francisco return! A look at Archie Unlimited! Best-of-the-year lists trickle in! Interviews with Ivan Reis and Max Brooks! Plus more!
Here’s the Bay Area News Group via the San Jose Mercury News on veteran big man Jermaine O’Neal stepping up for the Golden State Warriors Tuesday: There is Denzel Washington’s speech in “Remember the Titans” and Gene Hackman’s talk to his squad in “Hoosiers.” And then there’s the postgame oration Jermaine O’Neal gave Tuesday after his improbable [...]
TweetRead and learn what all the beefs are. Does the SFMTA consider this program a “success?”Does it consider MUNI a “success? IDK. Mostly unused infrastructure, stretching into the distance, Market Street, USA: Click to expand
The Rams have covered five of their last seven games against the 49ers, but they've also been shut out in two of their last four trips to the Bay Area. Point spread: 49ers opened as 11.5-point favorites; the total was 42. (Line updates and matchup report) Odds Shark computer prediction: 27.2-21.7 49ers Why the Rams can cover the spread St. Show More Summary
One of the presenters at EVS27 was Jack Broadbent of the Bay Area Quality Management District. I actually missed his presentation, but Jack indicated to me in a follow-up Q&A session that he could get me results from US EV owner surveys. Show More Summary
Marla Tellez is joining Los Angeles FOX owned station KTTV as co-anchor for “Good Day L.A.” Tellez comes from KNTV in the San Francisco Bay Area market where she was an anchor and reporter. She starts at KTTV on January 7. Kevin Hale,...Show More Summary
The Sacramento and Davis Amtrak stations have long been stalwart stops on California's Capitol Corridor, major reasons the 170-mile rail line connecting the Valley and Bay Area is the third-busiest passenger service in America.