Kids

The 'heat map' shows some of the best neighborhoods in the Bay Area for trick-or-treating. (Source: Next Door)

Heat Map Shows Best Bay Area Neighborhoods For Trick-Or-Treating

Trick-or-treaters will have some high-tech tools to help them find the best ‘hoods in the Bay Area for candy and snacks.

10/29/2014

Classroom

Race For State Schools’ Chief Is One Of California’s Closest

The closest statewide race on the November ballot could be one between two Democrats who are running for a non-partisan job. It’s the battle between State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson and challenger Marshall Tuck.

10/27/2014

Fresh Lemonade

North Bay Kids Sell Lemonade, Cookies To Help Bay Area Families

Grade-schoolers in the North Bay banded together to raise money for charity in a very childlike way: selling lemonade and cookies.

10/26/2014

Children play soccer on the Caldecott Soccer Field in Oakland. (CBS)

Gopher Holes Causing Hazard For Children Playing On Oakland Soccer Field

Gopher holes are getting in the way of soccer games on an Oakland field and creating hazards for children trying to play there.

10/05/2014

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Medi-Cal Starts Covering Autism Therapy For Thousands Of Poor Children

Children enrolled in Medi-Cal are now eligible to receive treatment for autism spectrum disorders in an effort to level the playing field for kids from families unable to afford the expensive therapy.

09/18/2014

People check out Samsung's new Galaxy S4 during its unveiling on March 14, 2013 at Radio City Music Hall in New York.  The slim, feature-rich Galaxy S4 was introduced as Samsung's  new champion in the fiercely competitive smartphone arena, scheduled to roll out in 155 countries in late April.     (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Mom Develops App That Locks Phone If Kids Ignore Texts

A Texas mother tired of her child not responding to her text messages has created an app that would allow parents to lock their kid’s phone if their calls are ignored.

08/18/2014

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5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.

08/11/2014

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Rollover Crash Near Palo Alto Plaza Sends Woman, 2 Young Children To Hospital

A rollover crash in downtown Palo Alto near Cogswell Plaza Sunday afternoon sent a woman and her two young children to the hospital, a police sergeant said.

08/03/2014

Fisherman's Wharf

SF Fisherman’s Wharf Restaurant Gets Angry Phone Calls In Confusion Over Similarly-Named Monterey Eatery That Banned Noisy Kids

A longtime San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf restaurant has been receiving angry calls over the past few days from people confusing it with a similarly-named Monterey restaurant that has banned noisy kids from the premises.

08/01/2014

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Safety Measures Leading To More Kids Left In Hot Cars?

It’s every busy parent’s worst nightmare – the morning rush to get out the door and get to work, only to realize hours later your child is not at day care but instead strapped into the car seat right where you left her, sweltering in the back seat of a hot car.

07/31/2014

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