Time to check in on the Holiday Windows in downtown San Francisco. We brought you the grand opening last month, headlined by the one and only Grumpy Cat, who hated it. But, good news! If you’re in the Bay Area, there’s still time to check it out and maybe adopt a little friend for yourself- […]
Clark Griswold only wishes he had the vision and talent of a San Francisco Bay area school teacher. Tom BetGeorge, a music instructor at the Conservatory of Vocal and Instrumental Arts in Oakland and Centerville Presbyterian Church in...Show More Summary
The Christmas Guild has chosen: This year’s top light display is a choreographed “Star Wars”-themed show in the San Francisco Bay area. A video capturing the seasonal display has appeared twice on ABC’s “Good Morning America” and racked up more than 1 million views on YouTube. It’s literally lighting up the internet. So if you haven’t watched it yet, […]
Public defenders across the San Francisco Bay Area added their voice to protests that have swept the country in the wake of a string of police killings of unarmed black men on Thursday with several simultaneous rallies at local court...Show More Summary
It's tough to beat Warriors vs. Thunder in terms of entertainment value. All eyes will be on the Bay Area for the marquee matchup on the schedule Thursday night. When the Grizzlies went up by 23 points midway through the second quarter...Show More Summary
Getting to know the ins and outs of the San Francisco bay area rail system never looked so groovy thanks …
Chip Johnson, a black columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, has expressed his frustration with the abundance of white voices and paucity of black voices in the Bay Area protests over the deaths of black men like Eric Garner and Michael Brown. Show More Summary
San Francisco parted ways with the veteran defensive end on Wednesday after rape allegations were reported. The San Francisco 49ers released defensive end Ray McDonald, according to Matt Maiocco of Comcast Sports Network Bay Area. San...Show More Summary
A San Jose police officer is now on leave after controversial tweets about protests in the Bay Area. Officer Phillip White's tweets were aimed at people protesting deadly police brutality. In one, he wrote, "Threaten me or my family and I will use my God given and law appointed right and duty to kill you. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama declared Alaska’s ecologically rich Bristol Bay off-limits for oil and gas exploration on Tuesday, saying the move was necessary to safeguard the region’s fishing and tourism industries. The area was being withdrawn from consideration for all future oil and gas...
I don’t spend all my time out among Oakland’s rocks. I also take advantage of the Bay area’s opportunities to learn about Earth science. Every year, for instance, I attend the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, held without fail in San Francisco since 1968. I started in the mid-1980s, and it’s where I’m […]
A Bay Area company called Eaze promises to deliver medical marijuana to patients with an average delivery time of 10 minutes, earning it the nickname "the Uber for Pot." Eaze was founded by Keith McCarty, who was previously a very.....
The former wife of Sydney hostage taker Mon Haron Monis took refuge in the Bay Area before she was murdered. Noleen Pal was stabbed multiple times and set on fire six months after she left Haywood, CA and returned to Australia. Monis had been charged as an accessory in the murder, but was not jailed for very long. Show More Summary
Apparently, even the Bay Area's housing market is capable of cooling off.
The average person living in the Bay Area would need to make $59.72 per hour as a single earner to afford a median rental, according to new research from real estate website Zillow (or two adults would need to...
From DataQuick: Bay Area Home Sales Slowest in Six Years; Single-Digit Price IncreaseHome sales dropped to the lowest level for the month of November since 2008, the result of a limited number of homes for sale, cautious buyers, a challenging...Show More Summary
The father of slain Ferguson, Mo., teen Michael Brown addressed a group of San Francisco high school students Monday night, promising his solidarity during ongoing protests in the Bay Area.
Everyone is talking about ramen, and there’s a ramen shop in almost every East Bay neighborhood. But what about all the other delicious Asian soups out there with the same soul-warming potential? Here are ten soups (at eight venues) you might not have thought of.
TweetI’l tell you, I’m less optimistic about the San Francisco Bay Area’s odds of landing the 2024 Olympics than, say, Messrs Matier und Ross: “What’s going to matter most is who can play best at the global level against the likes of Paris and Berlin — and on that point, the Bay Area has the […]
The saying goes, “You have to kiss a lot of frogs before you find your prince.” That’s true in the reviewing business, too. Not every restaurant is worth a review. We’re lucky to have so many great places in the Bay Area that I can afford to be choosy. Every week or so I’ll go […]