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Zach Braff (credit: CBS Local)

Zach Braff Returns To Filmmaking in ‘Wish I Was Here’

VIDEO: Writer, Actor, Director Zach Braff discusses his new film with Franco Finn…

07/17/2014

(CBS) Olenka Villarreal (left) with her daughters in Palo Alto.

Jefferson Award Winner Creates A Playground To Include Kids Of All Abilities

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, most children’s playgrounds today are wheelchair accessible. But for many kids with special needs, that doesn’t make it a level playing field. This week’s Jefferson Award goes to a Peninsula mother who has spent the last 6 years working to create a magical space for everyone in her community to enjoy.

07/09/2014

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KPIX 5 Wins Multiple Emmy Awards In Northern California Region

KPIX 5 received three Emmy awards in addition to recognition for service from the National  Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Northern California region.

06/16/2014

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Humbled Owner Of SF’s The Slanted Door Accepts James Beard Award For Outstanding Restaurant

San Francisco gastrophiles can rejoice with the announcement of the 2014 James Beard Award winners. The Slanted Door, known for modern Vietnamese cooking, won the award for Outstanding Restaurant.

05/06/2014

Laura Prepon (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Laura Prepon Addresses Tom Cruise Dating & Anti-Gay Rumors

The “Orange is the New Black” star sets the record straight…

04/22/2014

Atmosphere outside the 2012 Crunchies Awards at Davies Symphony Hall. (Steve Jennings/Getty Images for The Crunchies)

Activists Target San Francisco Tech Award Show With ‘Crappie’ Alternative

Activist groups Monday plan to protest a San Francisco tech awards show which gives out so-called ‘Crunchies’ by holding their own version – the ‘Crappies’ – to call attention to what they say are the negative effects of the tech influx.

02/10/2014

(L-R) Actors Jeremy Renner, Elisabeth Rohm, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams accept the Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture award for 'American Hustle' onstage during the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

‘American Hustle’ Scores Top Honor At SAG Awards

“Breaking Bad,” “12 Years a Slave” & “Dallas Buyers Club” are other big winners…

01/18/2014

Rita Moreno (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Rita Moreno Receives SAG Lifetime Award

She sang, she danced and she dropped a joyful F-bomb…

01/18/2014

Neil Gupta (left) with fellow TeenMesh volunteer Armaan Sengupta. (CBS)

Teenager Earns Jefferson Award With Worldwide Homework Help Program

High school students around the world are getting homework help from honor students here in the Bay Area thanks to a program created by an East Bay teenager. He’s this week’s Jefferson Award winner.

01/15/2014

Michael B. Jordan & Ariana Neal in "Fruitvale Station" (credit: The Weinstein Company)

Download Bay Area Screenplays of Award Contenders

Students of the art of screenwriting can peruse copies of scripts that movie studios are posting online to attract award interest…

12/02/2013

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