Family & Pets

Ask A Bay Area Expert: How To Decorate Your Home For HalloweenHailing from a multi-generational family of Halloween lovers, Bay Area local Brent Ross has been creating realistic Halloween displays for over 30 years. Here he gives some expert advice on creating realistic Halloween environments for your home.
5 Hilarious Baby Halloween CostumesGet a little creative this Halloween. Here are five fun costume ideas for your baby that won't cost you an arm and a leg.
6 Best Halloween Makeup Instructional VideosPair that Halloween costume with the perfect makeup with the help of these YouTube instructional videos.
Best Non-Candy Items To Give Trick Or TreatersIf you're hoping to hand out something other than sugar to the kids on Halloween this year, you'll want to make sure you do it right. Here are five fun things to offer this year that will keep the kids happy.
15 Things To Do In The Bay AreaPackers come to town, Ren Faire, The Haunted Hornet ... just some of the '15 Things' Alice@97.3's Jayn has for you to do this week in the Bay Area!
Best Outdoor Yoga Classes In The Bay AreaA look at five of the best outdoor yoga classes in the Bay Area
Best Places To Rent A Boat In San FranciscoWith some of the most scenic waters in the world, San Francisco offers boating opportunities for everyone from the casual kayaker to the luxury yacht lover. Here are five of the best places from which to rent a boat in San Francisco.
5 Essential Exercises To Work Out Your BrainWant to sharpen your brain? Flex your mind muscles with these exercises from Henry Emmons, author of "Staying Sharp: 9 Keys For A Youthful Brain Through Modern Science And Ageless Wisdom."
Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails In The Bay AreaShowcasing five of the best dog friendly places to hike in the San Francisco Bay Area...
Salinas Woman Sentenced To 3 Years Probation For Hoarding Diseased, Decomposing CatsA Salinas woman pleaded guilty to charges of animal cruelty in a case that involved pet cats found in varying stages of decomposition and diseased conditions.
Best Family-Friendly Labor Day Events In The East BayThe long Labor Day weekend offers the perfect opportunity for families to spend quality time reconnecting before the hectic fall season. Here are five of the East Bay's best bets for family-friendly Labor Day events.
Ask A Bay Area Expert: School Lunches To Prepare In 10 Minutes Or LessSchool days are almost here, and with that come the everyday need for school lunches. Parents with time restraints and limited ideas can give a sigh of relief. Kid friendly, easy to whip up lunches are here, thanks to a Bay Area chef who creates recipes for the San Francisco Unified School District.