Bay Area

Bay Area residents want COVID boosters, trust FDA experts

When an FDA advisory group agreed on Friday that only people 65 years of age and older or at high risk of severe COVID-19 should receive vaccine booster shots to boost their immunity, Colleen Logan was left out of this equation. The 60-year-old Walnut Creek kindergarten teacher is concerned that …

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Vaccines required for all eligible Bay Area students

Bay Area health workers should follow the lead of Contra Costa County Public Health Officer Dr Chris Farnitano and recommend to school districts mandatory vaccinations for all eligible students. It’s the safest way to keep Bay Area classrooms open for the rest of the school year. Farnitano on Friday recommended …

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78% of the Bay Area voted ‘no’ as a reminder

A large majority of Bay Area residents voted against the recall on Tuesday, and we cast 27% of the total “No” votes in the state, and it counts. According to SFist’s tally, just over 2 million Bay Area residents voted on the recall, at the last tally, and 1.6 million …

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Stanford ranked among 2022 best colleges – NBC Bay Area

The US News & World Report released its annual ranking of the nation’s top colleges and universities on Monday, and Stanford University in the Bay Area made the cut. Among other institutions, Stanford was ranked No. 6 in the best universities of 2022, according to the report. The US News …

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