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Vice President Mike Pence holds a press conference with Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar and the White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx Monday, March 2, 2020, in the White House Press Briefing Room.

Six Bay Area counties issued ‘shelter in place’ orders

March 17, 2020

6.7 million people have been ordered to  “shelter in place” within six Bay Area counties; San Francisco, Santa Clara, San Mateo, Marin, Contra Costa, and Alameda. Each order begins at 12:0...

Young girls perform ballet folklorico at San Mateo's Day of the Dead Festival. Indigenous people have used dancing to pray to their ancestors and this Spanish-influenced choreography reflects Mexico's rich history.

Day of the Dead festival celebrates diversity and community

October 8, 2019

The music could be heard from blocks away, alternating between ancient, indigenous drumming and a Zumba dance class while colorful cotton candy put smiles on faces. On Oct....

The warm weather beckons locals to visit the Stanford Dish Trails.

Summer brings hiking opportunities near the Stanford Dish

June 4, 2019

As summer approaches, the continued maintenance of the Stanford Dish Trail encourages Bay Area residents to visit and enjoy the beautiful scenery. “The warm weather is p...

4-H members Roen Theuner and Peyton Steiz care for their animals at the San Carlos/Eaton Hills 4-H farm.

Farm to Table: Youth raise livestock in the Bay Area

May 1, 2019

When people think about county fairs, they usually associate them with hot summer days, carnival rides and games, cotton candy, and livestock exhibitions. What most fair-goers...

Lowe begins his talk about what is causing the sea level rise and how people can reduce it.

Palo Alto is sinking, and officials are worried

March 6, 2019

For many years, the rising water levels have been in the back of many officials' minds. Now it's starting to impact our cities, and action will need to happen soon before any ...

Paining of the Maharaja of Indore, 1908-1961, displayed in the museum.

San Francisco’s Legion of Honor introduces Indian culture in their leading exhibit

February 3, 2019

The exhibit East Meets West at the Legion of Honor Fine Arts Museum displays the jewelry and valuables used in India from the 1600s to today. The exhibit contains over 150 pieces w...

Santa lands at the Hiller Aviation Museum.

Santa leaves his sleigh and arrives by helicopter

December 5, 2018

Santa Claus is coming to town but not in the usual way. On the rainy morning of Dec. 1, Santa flew into the Hiller Aviation Museum by helicopter to bring Christmas joy to children an...

The Bay Area is often depicted as the 'poster child' for diversity, but this diversity is often overlooked.

Opinion: Bay Area residents are ignorant of cultural differences

October 18, 2018

It's no wonder why so many people are attracted to the Bay Area; the ever-booming tech industry provides new opportunities and high-paying jobs every day, the temperature rarely...

This apartment is available for rent in San Carlos. Many recent graduates are unable to afford apartments even as small as this one.

College graduates struggle to find affordable Bay Area housing

February 26, 2018

The San Francisco Bay Area was born during the California Gold Rush when people from all over the world came to seek their fortunes. Nowadays, many are drawn to the Bay Area in ...

San Francisco welcomes the Year of the Dog with its annual Chinese New Year Parade

February 25, 2018

The Year of the Dog is finally upon us and to celebrate man's best friend and Chinese culture, San Francisco hosted its annual Chinese New Year Parade, a tradition that has been...

Believe it or not, this might be the type of vehicle some of us might call

Current generation driven out by housing prices

October 18, 2016

Whether you are a freshman or a senior, chances are you have already asked yourself the questions, “What will I do after high school? What will I do after college?” If we...

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