Monday May 13
2-alarm fire burning Victorian home in Alameda
Fire crews are battling a two-alarm blaze at a Victorian home in Alameda Monday afternoon, a fire captain said.
Thu May 09, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Home tour lands majestic mansion
The A.H. Beach House in Old Escondido, a Queen Anne-style mansion on Juniper Street, will be part of Sunday's Mother's Day Home Tour, benefiting the Old Escondido Historic District.
Finding 'Garden Jewels' on D Street
This month's "Garden Jewels" are found on D Street in Eureka and contain many mature gardens created more than 50 years ago as well as one that is only 3 years old, at 2906 D St.
Tue May 07, 2013
Chicken Road Trip: Plaza Inn, Disneyland
The second leg of our chicken road trip is the Plaza Inn, picked by PE.com readers as the best place at the Disneyland Resort to get a chicken dinner.
Sat May 04, 2013
Santa Cruz Sentinel
San Jose Cinco de Mayo weekend in full swing
Cinco de Mayo weekend launched Saturday evening with a festive parade of happy celebrants cruising, in music blasting cars along Santa Clara Street in downtown San Jose and East San Jose's King Road.
Chicken Road Trip: We're going to Disneyland's Plaza Inn
Thanks to your input, my next stop on the Chicken Road Trip will be on Main Street USA in Disneyland.
Wed May 01, 2013
40th Cat's Hill Classic This Saturday
Editor's Note: The following press release was contributed by Chris Twiggs, race director of the Cat's Hill Classic.
Family displaced by house blaze
A family of four was displaced when fire consumed a large, single-story, Victorian-style home in southeast Stockton on Monday, the Stockton Fire Department said.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Los Gatos Woman Files Counter Claim Against Town After Restraining Order
A Los Gatos woman prevented from getting close to the Civic Center and town government officials after the municipality alleged she threatened a "Columbine-type action" against them over a zoning dispute has filed a counter claim seeking $10,000 in damages.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Engagement / Villanueva -- Quinonez
Yvonne and Jordan are Visalia natives, Yvonne a 2004 graduate from Golden West and Jordan a 2002 graduate from Mt.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
The High Five: Great New Songs from Janelle Monae, Best Coast, Laura Mvula, and More
Welcome, time-crunched and over-stimulated music fan, to All Shook Down's High Five -- a place where Byard Duncan wades through the shit to find you the hits.
A Place to Call Home: A New Exhibit at the Los Altos History Museum
The Los Altos History Museum celebrated the Thursday opening of its new exhibit: A Place to Call Home: Two Centuries of California Living.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Gentrification: Yeah ... it's complicated
Gentrification is happening right now in Oakland. While many equate gentrification to then-mayor Jerry Brown's "10K" initiative to bring 10,000 new residents to Oakland in the early 2000s - which coincides with a 25 percent drop in Oakland's African American population over that same period - its history stretches back much farther.