Janice Wright

janicewright20100910 kcbs 0748r1 Janice WrightJanice Wright has been in Bay Area Broadcasting for over 30 years.  Yikes!  She must be old.  She loves the people and places her reporting at KCBS has taken her to, but has the most fun on the week-ends, anchoring the morning news with her pal Dave Padilla.

Her other news pal is at home, KPIX 5 and KCBS reporter Mike Sugerman.  The Sugerman-Wrights have been married for 28 years . Yikes again!   They raised two sons in San Francisco.  Neither one seems even slightly interested in following in their parents’ professional footsteps.

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A potential hybrid car buyer test drives a Toyota Prius in San Francisco. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Prius No Longer The Darling Of Bay Area Hybrid Car Lovers, But A Facelift Might Help

Once upon a time, you had to get on a waiting list just to test drive a Prius at the Toyota dealer, in Berkeley. Not so, anymore. If sales are the bottom line, it looks like the darling of the Bay Area’s hybrid crowd has lost its luster.

01/17/2015

A general view of the scene at the Marina beach in Madras, 26 December 2004, after tidal waves hit the region. Tidal waves devastated the southern Indian coastline killing 1000 people, the home minister said, warning that the grim death toll was expected to rise. Disaster struck just after dawn as a huge earthquake in Indonesia sent tsunamis crashing westwards, sweeping men, women and children out to sea.  (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Predicting Tsunamis Remains A Challenge On Anniversary Of One Of The Worst Natural Disasters In History

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS/AP) — One of the worst natural disasters in history struck 10 years ago today. The earthquake and resulting tsunami in the Indian Ocean the struck on December 26, 2004, killed 243,000 people. […]

12/26/2014

A 60-foot steel column soon to be erected as part of San Francisco's Transbay Transit Center. (Photo credit: Janice Wright)

Construction Of San Francisco’s Transbay Transit Center Reaches Above Ground For The First Time

San Francisco’s Transbay Transit Center reached a milestone this week when construction came above ground for the first time.

11/07/2014

New Acting Oakland Police Chief Sean Whent (CBS)

Latest Academy Brings Oakland Police Department To More Than 700 Officers; Feds Gives Positive Reviews

Friday was a proud day for the Oakland Police Department. Not only did the 170th graduating class of their police academy hold commencement, the department as a whole received a good report card from their federal overseers.

10/31/2014

US men's national team striker Chris Wondolowski jumps for the ball during a practice session at Candlestick Park in San Francisco on May 25, 2014 on the eve of the US team's 2014 World Cup preparation friendly against Azerbaijan. AFP PHOTO/JOSH EDELSON (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Men’s Soccer Warms Up At Candlestick Park Before World Cup In Brazil

he U.S. Men’s National Soccer team is scheduled to play the first of three warm-up matches at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park Tuesday night before next month’s World Cup.

05/26/2014

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Massive Coast Guard Cutter-Cargo Ship Drill On San Francisco Bay A Success

It was David and Goliath on the San Francisco Bay Wednesday as a massive Coast Guard cutter took place in a drill never-before-attempted on U.S. waters.

05/21/2014

California State Sen. Leland Yee gets into an awaiting car as he leaves the Phillip Burton Federal Building after a court appearance on March 31, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Yee appeared in federal court today for a second time after being arrested along with 25 others by F.B.I. agents last week on political corruption and firearms trafficking charges. Yee is free on a $500,000 unsecured bond. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Leland Yee, Shrimp Boy, Other Defendants Back In Court; Racketeering Charges Likely To Be Added

Suspended State Senator Leland Yee, Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow and a list of 27 other defendants in a government case were back in court on Friday. Federal prosecutors say more charges and defendants are expected to be added to the case.

04/11/2014

Norman Horn

Man Begins Cross-Country Trek To Benefit Cancer Awareness

San Francisco’s Ocean Beach was the starting point on Saturday for a man walking across the country to raise money and awareness for childhood cancer.

04/05/2014

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Terri Schiavo Foundation Working With Family To Relocate Jahi McMath

The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network has been working behind the scenes to help get 13-year-old Jahi McMath moved to a care facility.

01/01/2014

8 Washington

San Francisco Voters Reject Ballot Measures For Proposed Condos Along Waterfront

8 Washington, a proposed 134-unit condominium project along the city’s waterfront, will now have to go back to the drawing board.

11/06/2013

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