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San Francisco General Hospital said a third of the shooting, stabbing and beating victims it treats return to the emergency room, injured from yet another crime. But one doctor has come up with a way to stop the revolving door of violence.
An East Bay grandmother hasn’t slowed down in her retirement. In fact, she rolled up her sleeves to save a little known slice of Oakland history.
A Peninsula woman is taking girls to new heights, hoping they will choose a career in aviation.
According to the National Assessment on Educational Progress, only 34 percent of American 4th graders can read at their grade level. Students who can’t read proficiently by the 4th grade are four times more likely to drop out of high school.
As Alameda Little League President for 14 years, he has created unforgettable opportunities for 4 to 12-year-olds.
- Jefferson Award Winner Help Victims Of Sex Trafficking Heal 03/05/2014
- Jefferson Awards: Woman Runs Camp That Primes Girls For Science Careers 02/26/2014
- Jefferson Award Winner Keeps San Francisco Kids Tuned In To Music 02/19/2014
- Jefferson Award Winner Gives Girls Hands-On Experience In Male-Dominated Fields 02/13/2014