Epic Drought Reveals Lake Mead's Hidden Historic SitesLike reservoirs throughout the drought-stricken West, Nevada's Lake Mead is far below capacity, down more than 60 percent. But even as the drought deepens, tourists are flowing in.
5 Best Spots In San Francisco JapantownTravel to Japan while staying in the Bay. Barry Lancet, author of Japantown, recommends five of the best places to experience Japanese culture in San Francisco Japantown.
South Bay History Lover's Guide To Winchester Mystery HouseWe take a look at one of the most curious and spectacular and most popular destinations in San Jose, the Winchester Mystery House. Located just south of San Francisco, San Jose has several different historical landmarks to choose from, whether you are looking from a genealogical perspective or even wanting a destination for the whole family, the Winchester Mystery House fulfills both.
Surviving In A Sea Of Wealth: San Francisco’s Tenderloin Endures Change, Protects Housing, And Looks To The FutureRandy Shaw, executive director for the Tenderloin Housing Clinic, talks about the district's history, how it got it's name, what led up to its seedy reputation and how it deals with gentrification while protecting housing.
Los Altos Students Say History Textbooks Ignore U.S. 'Crimes Against Humanity,' Want Texts RevisedThe students claim the version of American history taught in California classrooms is at best incomplete and at worst biased and inaccurate: failing to adequately cover the experiences, accomplishments and frequent mistreatment of communities of color and women.
Stanford Climatologist Says Californians Need To Prepare For Warmer, Drier Weather As New NormalStanford Professor Noah Diffenbaugh says “there are a number of measures that suggest that the drought we’re in now is the worst on record.”
Pope Valley Antique General Store, Saloon On The Auction BlockThe Pope Valley General Store in northern Napa County is a place where time stands still, but not for much longer once the property goes on the auction block Saturday.
Some SF Employers To Be Forced To Offer Jobs Before Asking About Criminal HistoryAn ordinance that limits how employers and housing providers use criminal history in their decision making goes into effect in San Francisco next week.
An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. HistoryThroughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Restoration Of Presidio’s Oldest Building Includes Event Centers, ‘Destination’ Restaurant Restoration is underway at the oldest building in San Francisco’s historic Presidio. The major transformation at the Presidio Officers’ Club includes plans to turn it into a cultural and events center for the masses.
Huge Archive Of Old San Francisco Newsreel Footage Loaded Onto YouTube
Google Maps To Allow Viewers To Go Back In TimeThe new twist on time travel is debuting Wednesday as part of the "Street View" feature in Google's maps, a navigational tool that attracts more than 1 billion visitors each month.