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Amid growing overdoses, nonprofit distributes fentanyl test strips to dozens of Bay Area bars – CBS San Francisco

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – The headlines and sad statistics are here about accidental fentanyl overdoses breaking up families and shortening too-short lives. In the past few weeks, three people in San Francisco have died of drug overdoses when they were unaware they were ingesting fentanyl. READ MORE: 4-alarm fire burns …

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San Francisco’s long-running St. Patrick’s Day celebration is making a comeback

San Francisco’s long-running St. Patrick’s Day celebration is making a comeback A long-running San Francisco St. Patrick’s Day celebration has returned with a vengeance at the United Irish Cultural Center. There was corned beef and cabbage, traditional dancing and a mass rally. Many said it was the first time they …

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Bay Area soldier reunites with Ukrainian family members forced to flee their home

article Anastasia Maynich (right) with her cousin Tetiana (left) and Tetiana’s 11-year-old daughter, Sofia (center). (Anastasia Maynich) KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany – A Ukrainian-born U.S. Army soldier from the Bay Area has gone on a harrowing personal mission to Europe to help loved ones who fell victim to the Russian invasion of …

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All Raise, a nonprofit to increase diversity in tech, has a new CEO – TechCrunch

All Raise, a non-profit organization which focuses on increasing diversity within venture capital deals and decision makers, named Mandela Schumacher-Hodge Dixon as the company’s new CEO. The appointment comes five months after Pam Kostka resigned as head of the nonprofit to join the world of startups. Dixon has spent more …

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SF Bay Area’s Best Mini Golf Course Is Also The Smallest

When Sean Howard and Carolyn Michaud moved from Seattle to Walnut Creek three years ago, they found a new life and something even better. “I had a garage for the first time,” recalls Howard. “I went to Home Depot and bought a whole bunch of power tools. I built a …

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Wind chill and hazardous weather warnings mount for Tampa Bay area

TAMPA, FL – As a strong cold front moves through the Tampa Bay area Saturday, National Weather Service meteorologists are warning residents of the potential for dangerous conditions. The agency issued a wind chill advisory, a high surf advisory and a rip current statement for the area. Temperatures in the …

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Former NFL general manager knows how San Francisco 49ers can get Tom Brady because he ‘been through it’ in 2009

Former NFL general manager Mike Tannenbaum knows a thing or two about getting an aging superstar quarterback to come to his franchise. He also knows how an organization can lose that caller just as quickly. Based on that experience, Tannenbaum recently told Dan Patrick how the San Francisco 49ers can …

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Bay Area taxi drivers hit hard by soaring gas prices – CBS San Francisco

MILLBRAE (KPIX) – The rideshare gig economy was born and flourished in the Bay Area but, as gas prices edge ever closer to $6 a gallon, the question is: what business model and drivers survive? Arco Station in Millbrae, just off Highway 101 south of SFO, is a necessary pit …

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Bay Area convenience store worker killed in suspected robbery

March 9, 2022Updated: Mar 9, 2022 8:19 a.m. File photo of the headlights of a police car. A Bay Area convenience store employee was fatally shot Tuesday night in a suspected robbery, law enforcement officials say. Jacom Stephens/Getty Image A North Bay convenience store worker was fatally shot Tuesday night …

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Bay Area Hospital’s Level II Trauma Center Enables Better Care for Coastal Bend

A Corpus Christi hospital recently received a major designation that expands its spectrum of medical care, allowing residents to have more immediate access to a higher level of trauma care. “This is a huge deal for Corpus Christi Medical Center and for Corpus Christi City as a whole,” said Bay …

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Settling one of San Francisco’s biggest burrito rivalries

Editor’s Note: In this monthly column, San Francisco singer and entertainer La Doña will celebrate the city’s vibrant Mexican food scene by reviewing a different burrito each month at taquerias across the city. Ever since I started reviewing burritos in this official capacity, I’ve started to be harassed online by …

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Some Bay Area colleges are keeping COVID-19 mask mandates

Elementary, middle and high school students will soon be removing their masks, but young adults and their twenties will have to keep them on at some local universities and colleges. San Jose State and San Francisco State are among several Bay Area colleges that maintain stricter face-covering rules than the …

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The Bay Area has twice as many parking spaces as people – and there’s a hidden toll

With more than 15 million parking spaces, the nine-county Bay Area has twice as many parking spaces as people. Lined up end to end, all of these parking spaces would circumnavigate the earth 2.3 times. These are the main findings of a new census of the region’s parking supply by …

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How will the MLB lockdown impact Bay Area businesses?

How will the MLB lockdown impact Bay Area businesses? Talks between Major League Baseball and the players’ union collapsed on Tuesday with no agreement and the owner-imposed lockout. As a result, opening day and some regular season games have been canceled. Bay Area businesses expect to feel the brunt of …

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Silicon Valley Hair Institute, an Innovative Hair Transplant Clinic in the Bay Area, Announces Content Update for Micropigmentation for Hair Loss in San Francisco

Silicon Valley Hair Institute, a premier hair transplant clinic serving the Bay Area, announces new page content. Micropigmentation for hair loss could bring a new perspective to San Francisco residents. PALO ALTO, California – February 28, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Silicon Valley Hair Institute, a premier hair transplant clinic in the …

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Bay Area CEO helps make dream home a reality with Habitat for Humanity

CEO of Habitat reports Justin Matthews. PINELLAS PARK, Florida. – On Saturday morning, Jasmine Middlebrooks worked alongside 50 Bay Area CEOs to make her dream of owning a home a reality. It was all part of building Habitat for Humanity CEO Pinellas and Pasco County. “It’s really about having an …

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Russia’s attack on Ukraine draws condemnation from Bay Area leaders

The attack on Ukraine by Russian armed forces prompted statements of condemnation on Thursday from the Bay Area’s elected leaders as well as the consul. General of Ukraine in San Francisco. The bombings and other hostile actions began early Thursday morning local time in Ukraine and sparked global criticism of …

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Mixed emotions in the Bay Area after the first weekend without an indoor mask mandate

PLEASANT HILL, Calif. (KGO) – Restrictions on indoor masks were dropped across the state of California last week and for many people this weekend was the first time they chose to remove their mask indoors since the start of the pandemic. While all of this is happening, doctors are still …

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San Francisco Paralympian thanks his mother for her will to win – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) – This Black History Month, KPIX is spotlighting Bay Area leaders and pioneers, including a San Francisco man who never let his disability stop him from pursue his dream of becoming a professional basketball player. Matt Scott showed off his basketball skills on a freakishly hot winter …

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Grocery Delivery Robots, Holographic Lectures and Record Blockchain Funding: It’s Your Week in Tech

Local startups have not been hit with funding during the pandemic, new research shows. The Bay Area garnered more than 4,000 startup investments last year, by far the most of any major tech hub, new research from Telstra Ventures shows. The San Francisco venture capital firm behind Box, DocuSign and …

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Bay Area native Jon M. Chu, director of ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ on new food role with Fremont-based ‘Weee’ grocery store

FREMONT, Calif. (KGO) — Bay Area-born Hollywood director Jon M. Chu’s hit films “Crazy Rich Asians” and “In the Heights” both featured a high-profile co-star , the food. But even observant fans who have noticed Chu’s love of food, family, and cultures might be surprised to learn of her brand …

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San Francisco names street for drag nun philanthropy founder

On Easter weekend in mid-April, Sister Vish-Knew is expected to pose for photos under new street signs bearing her name. The co-founder of the international philanthropic drag nuns group, the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, is now one of three drag queen characters whose streets are named in their honor in …

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San Francisco’s Hawkerfare gives Nanobar non-alcoholic vending machine a shot

A sandwich outside Hawkerfare, the long-running and beloved Lao bar and restaurant on Valencia Street, advertises a number of semi-obscure drinks in a chalkboard above a QR code. They include the Mellow Mule and the Hairless Dog IPA, which are just a sample of what customers can order from Hawkerfare’s …

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Santa Clara County could support children who have lost parents to COVID

About one in 450 children in the United States has lost a parent or caregiver to COVID-19. A Santa Clara County elected official wants to make sure these kids aren’t forgotten. Supervisor Susan Ellenberg will ask the county at Tuesday’s board of supervisors meeting to establish a program to identify …

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UNCLE Credit Union Celebrates 65 Years of Service to the Bay Area | Regional News/CA

UNCLE Credit Union, which serves four counties in the eastern region of the San Francisco Bay Area and Central Valley, celebrates its 65th anniversary this year. A $636 million full-service financial institution, UNCLE has been a trusted provider and major contributor to the communities it serves since its inception in …

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New US 101 Express lanes open

SAN JOSE- The newly constructed segment of Express Lanes stretching from US 101/CA 85 in Santa Clara County north to Whipple Ave in San Mateo County will officially open Friday, February 11 with extended hours. 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekdays. . The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA), Caltrans …

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‘CODA’ Cast Talk Representation in Hollywood as Bay Area Deaf Community Reacts to Oscar Nominations

LOS GATOS, Calif. (KGO) — The Oscar nominations are out — and a Los Gatos-based Netflix movie is leading the way. The Western revisionist, “The Power of the Dog,” received the most nominations with 12, including Best Picture, Best Director and Benedict Cumberbatch in the Best Actor category. The other …

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It’s carnival time in San Francisco! Feast and Celebration – San Francisco Bay Times

By Eduardo Morales, Ph.D.– The origin and history of Carnival are quite mixed. Some say the roots of Carnival are in the celebration of the New Year and the rebirth of nature and it is the oldest recorded holiday. Others note its origins in Italy with an observance that later …

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Bay Area News Group Male Athlete of the Week

Welcome back to the Bay Area News Group (Mercury News & East Bay Time) Male Athlete of the Week Poll. For the entire academic year, we will provide a list of nominees who have stood out over the previous week and allow you, the reader, to vote for the …

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We looked at the price of 15 grocery items at 4 SF stores

Anyone who’s pushed a cart down a grocery aisle or ordered groceries online recently has experienced sticker shock with everything from milk to meat. As inflation soars and supply chain issues persist in the U.S., grocery store prices are rising — and to be exact, they’re 6.5% higher than a …

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Landmark Shutters San Francisco Embarcadero Center Cinema – Deadline

Landmark Theaters decided to close its Embarcadero Center Cinema in San Francisco with the end of the lease, and the chain citing “landlord-created conditions” that “put into question profitability” on site. Landmark has another theater in the Bay Area, Opera Plaza, which was renovated last year, as well as locations …

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Bay Area host brings big stars to the big screen

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) — A Bay Area animator is back in the spotlight for a project he did years ago. The movie industry can move very slowly at times, but it wasn’t the first project he was involved in that turned a lot of heads. “I was an illustrator …

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New Rotary Health and Wellness Club Debuts in Silicon Valley with Guest of Honor Swami Mukundananda ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

The inaugural celebration of the charter of the Rotary E-Club of Silicon Valley, Health and Wellness will be held with special guest of honor, Swami Mukundananda, internationally recognized authority on mind management and holistic health, on February 5, 2022, at 8:00 a.m. PST. Swami Mukundananda The new Rotary E-Club plans …

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Bay Area fans have already moved on from Jimmy G, now they’re waiting for the 49ers to follow suit

Jimmy Garoppolo is due to a side step.Photo: Getty Images Heading into the playoffs, the elephant in the San Francisco 49ers room was their quarterback status beyond the 2021-22 season. A lot of people felt like Jimmy Garoppolo was done no matter how far the Niners got in the playoffs. …

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Wind advisory: Strong Bay Area winds raise ‘fire weather’ concerns

SAN FRANCISCO – California is facing a fresh round of onshore winds this week and after a dry January there could be “fire weather” issues. A wind advisory is expected to take effect for parts of the Bay Area early Tuesday morning and persist through Thursday morning, potentially becoming similar …

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EMA Partners opens an office in San Francisco

January 31, 2022 – Emerging from a global pandemic, executive search consultants are seeing an increase in hiring mandates in almost every corner of the world. To meet demand, they continue to develop new practices, hire new recruiters and open new sites. Global recruiting consortia, meanwhile, are enjoying a resurgence …

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Silicon Valley Transit Agency adopts COVID vaccination policy for workers

January 28, 2022 Amid rising COVID-19 infections, VTA will require its 2,000 employees and contractors to be fully vaccinated by April 29. The transit agency, which hinted at a vaccination policy was in preparation last week, the mandate announced on Thursday. Employees who obtain an approved medical or religious exemption …

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Bay Area sports bars gear up for Sunday’s 49ers game

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — With less than 24 hours until the big game, fans and businesses are gearing up to cheer on the 49ers on Sunday afternoon. At San Francisco’s Kezar Pub, owner Cyril Hackett told me he expects his bar to be up most of the day. “Get up …

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The “stealth omicron” sub-variant can be found in the Bay Area. Here’s what you need to know

A new subvariant of the omicron variant of COVID-19 — BA.2, or “stealth” omicron — has been detected in the Bay Area, health officials said. Little is known so far about the contagion of the subvariant, experts said, but vaccinated and boosted people shouldn’t worry. “If you’re vaccinated, and especially …

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Boston rents are on the rise, starting to rival San Francisco

Even with its exorbitant rents, Boston has always been able to say “Hey, it’s worse in San Francisco”. But maybe not for long. A new survey published Tuesday by real estate site Zumper found that the monthly median one-bedroom rent in Boston is $2,720, just $130 less than the $2,850 …

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Video Chat Company Vidsig Helps Students Find Straight Answers About Their Future Colleges

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — It’s a tough time for college applicants waiting for acceptance letters. For many, it’s an invisible choice because they can’t visit every school. A Bay Area company, Vidsig, uses video chats to connect high school and college students to get a glimpse of campus life. Video …

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Prime Data Centers is developing a new data center in the heart of Silicon Valley

Prime Data Centers, a data center developer and operator, last week announced the development of a new four-story, 119,000 square foot data center in the heart of Silicon Valley. Located at 1231 Comstock Street in Santa Clara, Calif., Prime will begin construction of the facility in the second half of …

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The Incredible Implosion of the Bay Area’s Largest Pyramid Scheme

By William Penn Patrick’s own admission, he wasn’t much of an entrepreneur for the first three decades of his life. “For 34 years I failed in everything I did,” he once said. But Patrick’s fortunes changed one day in 1964 as he walked past the open garage of a house …

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The deadly police shootings and the race over the Bay Area filmmaker’s new documentary

Bay Area filmmaker’s use-of-force documentary examines shootings and police run A new documentary from a Bay Area filmmaker examines several fatal police shootings, including the case where Vallejo police fatally shot a man who was sleeping in his car in the parking lot of a fast-food chain. KTVU’s Amber Lee …

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Silicon Valley event calendar changes due to COVID-19

While the latest COVID-19 surge doesn’t appear to be hitting with the severity of previous spikes — at least in the Bay Area — it has wreaked havoc on restaurants and bars with sick employees, and it’s having an effect. drive through Silicon Valley arts and entertainment schedules too. Some …

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BYU takes huge win on the road to San Francisco

BYU staged a second-half comeback and held off a missed San Francisco three at the buzzer to beat the Dons 71-69 in the Bay Area on Saturday night. Alex Barcello led BYU with 18 points and senior teammate Te’Jon Lucas added 12. Fousseyni Traore more than held on against USF’s …

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This small Bay Area town has a big problem with abandoned vehicles on public roads

For a small Bay Area town, Petaluma has a big problem with abandoned vehicles — from motorcycles and cars to RVs — left to rot on city streets. Last year, Petaluma police received 1,915 calls from residents reporting abandoned vehicles, more than five calls a day, and launched several law …

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Governor Newsom pledges $4.2 billion to California high-speed rail

Governor Gavin Newsom’s latest budget proposal doubles billions of dollars in contentious funding for the San Joaquin Valley segment of the high-speed rail project and expands the state’s initiative to replace gas-powered vehicles with zero-emission vehicles. Latest figures are part of governor’s $286.4 billion spending proposal released earlier this week …

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Beloved Bay Area Sticker Company Ms. Grossman Moves from California to Utah

PETALUMA, Calif. (KGO) — For more than 40 years, Ms. Grossman’s paper company has been making stickers in the Bay Area, but is now moving out of California. Its warehouse in Petaluma, where the company has had a presence for nearly three decades, was a bustling and colorful factory that, …

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Bay Area health experts reflect on evolving guidelines – CBS San Francisco

Daly City woman comes face to face with a mountain lionResidents of the Daly City peninsula are on high alert after dozens of cougar sightings. Maria Cid Medina spoke to a woman who described a close encounter with a cougar in her backyard. 5 minutes ago COVID: Bay Area health …

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Bay Area Schools Face Omicron Disease, Closures

As students return to their first week of school in 2022 after winter break, concerns over the omicron variant – and reports of sick students and teachers – have led to school closures and disruptions. work stoppages in the Bay Area, as well as fights between school administrators, teachers and …

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Silicon Valley companies virtually attend CES, delay plans to return to office

Silicon Valley companies virtually attend CES, delay plans to return to office The Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show kicked off Wednesday, with a few notable Silicon Valley tech companies opting to virtually attend the industry show. At the same time, Bay Area tech workers are wondering how long they’ll be …

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Bay Area and California see record peak in COVID cases

SoCal man arrested for attacking workers at vaccination site: A southern California man was arrested last week after he allegedly attacked workers at a vaccination site in Tustin (Orange County) after calling the workers “murderers” and accusing them of starting the COVID-19 pandemic, the Washington Post reported. Workers at the …

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Latham Adds Two Former Prosecutors To Bay Area And Los Angeles Offices |

SAN FRANCISCO and LOS ANGELES, January 3, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Latham & Watkins LLP1 is pleased to announce that Scott Carpenter and Alex wyman joined the firm as partners in the White Collar Defense & Investigations Practice and as members of the Litigation & Trial Department. Joiner joins …

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‘Gaylapalooza’ Celebrates Local LGBTQ + Community Center – The Mercury News

The Silicon Valley / San Francisco LGBTQ Employee Resource Group Alliance ‘Gaylapaloza’ fundraiser returns live and in person, taking place on Sunday January 9 at the Hammer Theater in downtown San Jose. The event began over a decade ago as an effort of last resort to raise funds for a …

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No vacation discounts at Bay Area real estate

Bay Area homebuyers haven’t found any Black Friday promotions this holiday season, as prices soared 17% in November, marking another rapid increase in a record year. The boom continued across the region, led by rising median single-family home prices in San Mateo County (up 23% from the previous year to …

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Low-key New Years Eve celebrations in San Francisco after NYE fireworks show canceled for 2nd year

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – As the Bay Area prepares to celebrate the end of 2021, New Years celebrations in San Francisco have been unusually quiet. Normally the Embarcadero would be packed with people. But after the city canceled its fireworks display for the second year in a row, many have …

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Bay Area Schools Hold On With In-Person Plans As Omicron Rises And Parents Worried

Bay Area students will return to schools starting Monday after spending two weeks with family and friends or even traveling to other states and countries just as the omicron wave hits California. The combination of a huge increase in COVID-19 cases and exposure during the holidays has left families and …

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Sierra Highways open, but stay away: Caltrans

CALIFORNIA – After a week of storms, northern California is drying out, according to the National Weather Service. While the rain and snow have shifted, cold temperatures remain with daytime highs predicted in the 1950s and nightly lows in the 1930s in most areas. Caltrans has reopened the Bay Area’s …

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Bay Area Crab Season Begins

Commercial crab season opens after delays San Francisco’s seafood destinations are virtually dazed by the delayed start of the commercial crab season on Wednesday. The crabbers, who missed Thanksgiving and Christmas, will be able to catch up by scoring their first shot. SAN FRANCISCO, California – The long awaited Dungeness …

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Who is joining the Bay Area’s Great Resignation?

Cindy Ngo knows her story is not unique. A nurse since 2014, her experience of working during the COVID-19 pandemic has completely exhausted her, she said, and she has been exhausted. So in April 2021, she resigned. Stories of what many call “The Great Resignation” aren’t hard to come by, …

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Parts of California have white Christmas after snowfall – NBC Bay Area

Parts of California have a White Christmas after all, with snowfall pounding mountains across the state. However, other parts of California experienced a damp and rainy Christmas as storms continue to flood the state, causing flash flooding and evacuations in some areas during the holiday season. At Donner Pass in …

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Multiple flight cancellations, nationwide delays due to COVID outbreak – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – While many people seemed to enjoy traveling on Christmas Eve, passengers from coast to coast have faced flight cancellations throughout the day. “I received a text this morning saying my flight had been canceled earlier,” said Patrick Schuler, an SFO traveler. “That’s what it is …

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Miami’s startup scene gets hotter during pandemic

Miami has become a more desirable city than ever. An unexpected consequence of the pandemic, the tech industry is flocking to this glamorous South Florida city. The beginnings of the hype on the Miami tech scene can be traced back to a single tweet in December 2020. The tweet was …

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New food delivery services in the Bay Area continue to launch. Can they compete with companies like DoorDash?

Bay Area diners have never had more options for ordering food at their favorite restaurant. These new companies are different from on-demand delivery apps like DoorDash and Grubhub, which deliver hot food to customers within miles of restaurants. They typically sell cold dishes, which customers buy a day or more …

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Be aware of carpooling – especially when impaired

By Christopher Dolan and Vanessa Deniston Recently I took a ride home after a holiday party I attended at The City. During the party I had several drinks and by the time I was ready to go I was not fit to drive myself. I called a carpooling vehicle to …

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Suspects in 30 Bay Area auto break-ins arrested in Sunnyvale after crashing into officer’s car – CBS San Francisco

SUNNYVALE (CBS SF) – Authorities in Sunnyvale on Monday arrested two people on suspicion of more than two dozen car break-ins in the Bay Area, after police said they rammed their vehicle into the car. an officer. Shortly after 8:20 p.m., officials from the Sunnyvale Public Safety Department were called …

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State funding granted for 2 new parks in Bayview, Western Addition – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The state has provided $ 5.8 million each for environmental justice-focused park projects for residents of the Bayview and Western Addition neighborhoods, according to a press release from San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department. New funding for the projects – for India Basin Shoreline and …

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Parents Who First Reported Los Gatos Police Explosion at School – NBC Bay Area

Shannon O’Connor, two parents who first warned police and school officials about Los Gatos’ mother accused of teenage sex and drinking, told NBC Bay Area they had been rejected by school and police authorities, putting more children at risk. O’Connor was charged in October with dozens of felonies, including endangering …

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Bay Area residents gear up for the wet morning commutes as more rain showers target this weekend

Bay Area residents braced for a soggy ride Thursday morning as persistent downpours continued to drench the area, ending more than a week of wet weather. Another storm is forecast for this weekend, with a chance of rain all next week and more snow in the forecast for the Sierra …

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San Jose Police Arrest ‘Prolific Thieving Team’ for Crimes Targeting Asian Women – CBS San Francisco

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) – Six members of a violent thieving squad have been arrested and charged with hate crimes and other charges related to more than 70 incidents of theft, burglary and theft targeting Native Americans Asian in the South Bay, San Jose police said on Wednesday. In the …

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Snow dusting over Bay Area’s highest peaks, several feet of snow in the Sierra after atmospheric storm

After weeks of dry weather, those hoping to hit the slopes at Lake Tahoe ski resorts this weekend will be greeted with several feet of fresh snow. Meanwhile, the highest peaks in the Bay Area, including Mount Diablo and Mount Hamilton, were dusted in Monday’s atmospheric storm. More snow is …

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Heavy swell sends 25-foot waves to San Francisco Bay beaches

December 14, 2021 A boogie boarder rides the high waves at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, California, December 8, 2020. Douglas Zimmerman / SFGATE The heavy swells generated by the storms and winds in the Pacific Ocean produced monstrous waves on the beaches of San Francisco Bay, which led the …

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Here’s how much you need to earn to be ‘rich’ in the Bay Area

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – Being “rich” could be seen as subjective; there may not be a definitive amount of money to be made to be considered rich. Recent data analysis by Go Banking Rates shows how much it takes to be considered “rich” in 50 US cities. Three of the …

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The historic Niles district in Fremont is a hidden gem in the Bay Area

On the four-block stretch of Fremont’s Niles Boulevard, no large grocery stores, coffee chains, or businesses can be seen. Instead, there’s a mix of antique stores, small auto stores, and a sprinkling of wall-hole restaurants housed in run-down buildings. If you didn’t know better, you could take the Sequestered Hallway, …

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‘Detected outside San Francisco’: Traces of COVID-19 omicron variant found in bay area wastewater, scientists say

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – Scientists are reporting traces of the COVID-19 omicron variant in wastewater from several cities in the state of California, including the Bay Area. This means that the next coronavirus outbreak or a new variant could be detected for the first time in our wastewater. “Even if …

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Coastal flood advisory in effect until Sunday afternoon – NBC Bay Area

The first round of winter King Tides arrived in spectacular fashion on Saturday with water levels rising along coastal areas and waves crashing on the sidewalks of San Francisco near the Ferry Building. The National Weather Service, San Francisco, issued a Coastal Hazard Advisory warning of possible minor coastal flooding …

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Why the air in the Bay Area is so disgusting right now

A brown haze has floated in the air over the San Francisco Bay Area in recent days, obscuring the city skyline and hovering over the bay. Raw-looking air has many reasons, but a key factor is what’s called a temperature inversion, which concentrates pollution near the ground, said Kristine Roselius, …

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Air quality in Bay Area collapses as inversion layer traps pollution – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – It wasn’t a filter over San Francisco Bay today, it was particles clogging the horizon. “It’s very bad and disturbing because there are no wildfires – you can barely see beyond Treasure Island,” said Kim Blake, who was visiting from Phoenix. READ MORE: Smash-And-Grab thieves …

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London investors seize San Jose buildings for $ 780 million

SAN JOSE – A London-based investment firm has bought three office buildings north of San Jose for nearly $ 800 million in a deal that marks Silicon Valley’s biggest real estate purchase of 2021. AGC Equity Partners bought the trio of buildings in a section of the Coleman Highline office …

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Fines reduced for toll violation notices on 7 Bay Area bridges – NBC Bay Area

The Bay Area Toll Authority announced on Wednesday that fines for toll violation notices will be reduced for anyone who has received them on the region’s seven state-owned toll bridges since early 2021. BATA, the agency responsible for administering toll revenues from the Bay Area toll bridges, announced that the …

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Security guard dies after being shot during attempted break-in by media team in San Francisco

Kevin Nishita was working security Wednesday afternoon for a news crew covering a story in downtown Oakland when someone attempted to rob the squad and Nishita was shot, according to Oakland Police. San Francisco news station KRON4 said Nishita was working on security for one of her crews. “We are …

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Pliny the Younger will make a triumphant return to the Bay Area brewery

One of the Bay Area’s most beloved beers will soon be available for in-person purchase. La Pliny the Younger, a beer many obsessed with and loved, will be on sale again after only being available online last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Beer maker Russian River Brewing announced dates …

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Store burglaries are rife in the Bay Area; two women arrested here – Palo Alto Daily Post

BY BRADEN CARTWRIGHTDaily Post Writer Palo Alto has been caught in a wave of organized burglaries in the Bay Area, and law enforcement is teaming up to stop the mobs of thieves. Most of the thieves fled although two women were arrested in Menlo Park after fleeing an attempted break-in …

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Bay Area traffic to more than double from Thanksgiving

Bay Area pilots looking to beat the Thanksgiving rush this Wednesday will have their work cut out for them. Two main arteries in East Bay – Interstate 580 and Interstate 80 – will see traffic double from last year, picking up around noon and picking up speed until it turns …

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Silicon Valley Institute Announces New Bay Area Hair Transplant Reviews to Reach Milestone

The Silicon Valley Hair Institute is proud to announce new positive reviews of hair transplants on social media. We are very proud to see new five star hair transplant reviews for our clinic on online review sites. There are now over twenty reviews on Google and over thirty on Facebook. …

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San Francisco Bay Area Artsakh Task Force raises $ 100,000 – Public Radio of Armenia

Asbarez – The Humanitarian Aid Committee of the Artsakh San Francisco Bay Area Task Force donated $ 100,000 to the Armenia Military Insurance Foundation on November 12 at the KZV Armenian School in San Francisco. Earlier this year, SFBAATF-HAC hosted a virtual fundraising event that raised $ 100,000 for wounded …

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Cupertino divided as Vice Mayor Liang Chao holds firm on Chinese exclusion law

At the Cupertino City Council meeting on Tuesday, Vice Mayor Liang-Fang Chao clarified the remarks she made on China’s exclusion law that inflamed the community earlier this month, but did not did not issue a formal apology, disappointing many local leaders who had called on her to do so. The …

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Creating Hope for Bay Area Children with Critical Illness – NBC Bay Area

Every child deserves a childhood, but children with serious illnesses are often isolated and vulnerable. The joy of a child is a light of hope for all of us. This Giving Tuesday, spark joy with a wish and create hope for better days ahead. Join us on Tuesday, November 30 …

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MTC – NBC Bay Area

The roads in the Bay Area aren’t improving, but at least they’re not getting worse, according to data released Tuesday by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission on the area’s pavement quality. The MTC, the transportation planning, financing and coordination agency for the Nine County Bay Area, rated its 2020 pavement condition …

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Will the “golden age” of technology investment last? Three venture capitalists engage in conversation moderated by Steve Kaplan of the Polsky Center

Published on Friday, October 22, 2021 By all accounts, 2021 has been a banner year for technology investments and returns. And more and more money is flowing to markets like Chicago, in part thanks to a remote business environment that encourages venture capitalists to look between the coasts. “It was …

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