Bay Area hospital delivery rooms are keeping busy with a rise in births after a slowdown during the recession.
Entry for children under 16 years of age will continue to be free, said the National Park Service, which announced the price increase on Thursday.
The University of the Pacific is joining with the public to help decipher some of naturalist John Muir’s journals.
Exotic animals greeted patients to celebrate National Rehabilitation Awareness Week at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek Wednesday.
Diablo Valley offers a wealth of exceptional activities and events throughout the year and is just a stone’s throw from San Francisco.
Efforts to clone a 130-year-old giant sequoia planted by naturalist John Muir on his Martinez property have been successful.
Arborists are trying to clone a dying tree the naturalist brought to the Bay Area in the nineteenth century.
Two members of California’s Congressional delegation have introduced bills that would expand the boundaries of Yosemite National Park for the first time in 70 years.
In a proclamation issued on Friday, Brown called the naturalist “a giant of a man” whose “vision of the pristine landscape as a source of spiritual renewal has become central to our understanding of the relationship between humanity and nature.”
One of the largest healthcare safety nets for the poor in the East Bay is teetering on financial collapse.