Monday Jul 28
Watershed deal seeks to keep sewage out of San Francisco Bay
Trash along Damon Slough gets tangled in the growth near the shore as the tide fluctuates.
Monday Jul 28
Contra Costa Times
West Contra Costa hospital losing workers amid uncertain future
As Contra Costa County officials scramble for options to save Doctors Medical Center in some form, skilled workers are leaving in droves amid the continuing uncertainty.
Monday Jul 28
WXOW-TV La Crosse
US Court: Virginia marriage is for all lovers
Virginia's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional, a federal appeals court ruled Monday in a decision that could overturn similar prohibitions in the Carolinas and West Virginia.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Barnidge: Not every change in Lafayette is coming at a breakneck pace
Lafayette residents upset at how quickly new construction is changing their town can find solace in the snail's pace of the development formerly known as the Terraces of Lafayette.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
San Francisco Supervisors Put Soda Tax on November Ballot
The Board of Supervisors voted 6-4 on Tuesday to put a 2-cent-per-ounce tax on sodas, sports drinks and other beverages sweetened with sugar.
San Francisco Will Vote On Soda Tax in November
San Francisco lawmakers voted Tuesday to advance a proposal to tax sugary sodas.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
EDITORIAL: Another try by the soda Nazis
San Francisco and Berkeley nestle on the opposite side of the country from Manhattan, but they're all kindred spirits.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Breakthrough using unique therapy for children with autism spectrum disorders
Researchers have reported a surprising finding about a unique treatment of autism spectrum disorder: a large and reliable IQ rise.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Chevron puts out fire at Richmond, California refinery
Chevron Corp CVX.N extinguished a fire early on Wednesday at its 245,000 barrel-per-day refinery in Richmond, California, the company said in a statement.
The Jewish News Weekly
Bar mitzvah project goes the distance in 'Havana Curveball'
Acne, braces and voice changes. The early teen years are not always a time to recall with fondness.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Tips for Summer Tourists
San Francisco is a cacophony of contradictions. Other than the few natives - most residents are from Michigan, Pennsylvania, or Southern California, so start your geographic networking as soon as you get here - there's a sense of inferiority to New York.
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Latest Fed survey sees improved economy
A state of emergency has been declared in 20 Eastern Washington counties because of multiple wildfires and scorching hot temperatures coupled with high winds on Wednesday.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
King of the Underworld: See San Francisco's Columbarium Through the Eyes of Its Caretaker
Tucked in a cul-de-sac in the Inner Richmond, The Columbarium's neo-classical architecture and copper dome seem out of place.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
In brief: Gunman steals weapon, kills police officer - Mon, 14 Jul 2014 PST
A gunman who killed a rookie officer responding to a report of an armed robbery at a drugstore early Sunday never tried to rob the store and instead lay in wait for police, telling a witness to watch the news because he was "going to be famous," authorities said.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The Times Leader
John J. Menapace, Edith Mitchell, M.D., and Gregory Threatte, M.D., have been appointed to the Board of Trustees effective June 25. Menapace is president of Menapace Business Consulting, a human resources consulting firm in Clarks Summit.
A cathedral's golden glow in Outer Richmond
The Holy Virgin Cathedral on Geary Boulevard near 26th Avenue is a landmark of the Outer Richmond, with five onion domes above that are supposedly are coated in gold leaf.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
National Review Online
Molly Wharton: The Soda Tax: The Final Showdown?
Berkeley and San Francisco gear up for what could be the last attempt to introduce a tax on sugary drinks.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Preliminary Hearing Held For San Francisco Couple Accused Of Running Brothel In Sunset District
A preliminary hearing began in San Francisco on Wednesday for a husband and wife accused of running a brothel in the Sunset District.
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Plenty of action and emotion, too
20th Century Fox. 2:10. 2D only at drive-ins: Paris, Winchester Sky-Vue. 2D and 3D: Fayette Mall, Frankfort, Georgetown, Hamburg, Movie Tavern, Nicholasville, Richmond, Winchester, Woodhill.