Napa Valley

Book Club Booted From Napa Valley Wine Train File $11 Million Discrimination LawsuitEleven book club members who created a storm of attention when they were kicked off the Napa Valley Wine Train in August are suing the company, seeking $11 million in damages for racial discrimination, libel and breach of contract.
35 To Ride 'Wine Soul Train' Bus Tour Of Napa Valley To Raise Awareness Of Race DisparitiesThirty-five people are headed from Oakland to wine country Saturday on what's being called The Wine Soul Train, a response to a racial incident last month on the Napa Valley Wine Train
Valley Fire Smoke Prompts Health Warning In Napa CountyNapa County officials Sunday warned residents in the north part of the county that smoke from the Valley Fire may be a health hazard.
Book Club Booted From Napa Valley Wine Train Seeking $5 Million For 'Malicious Oppression'Members of a mostly African American book club kicked off the Napa Valley Wine Train for laughing too loud plan to seek up to $5 million.
Best Helicopter Tours In The Bay AreaSan Francisco Bay Area helicopter business offer a variety of tour options, including trips to see the area's most treasured landmarks to the incomparable California Wine Country. to the California Wine Country
15 Things To Do In The Bay AreaFrom the annual Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival to the J-Pop Summit, both in San Francisco, these are just some of the things to do this week in the Bay Area!
Wragg Fire Contained After Jumping Line; Mandatory Evacuations Still In PlaceThe Wragg Fire in Wildhorse Canyon near Napa Valley has now charred more than 11 square miles after it jumped a containment line in rugged, steeped terrain that was baking in triple digit temperatures.
Wragg Fire Near Napa Valley Slows; Some Evacuations LiftedA wildfire burning near Napa Valley wine country had calmed enough that many were allowed to return to previously threatened homes, officials said.
Family-Owned Napa, Sonoma County Wineries Getting Bought Up Like Tech StartupsB.R. Cohen was the latest family-owned winery to sell to corporate hands. Arrowood also sold recently.
Grape Harvest Starts Early In Napa Valley Wine CountryEvery year, the people who make Mumm Napa sparkling wines celebrate the first day of the harvest crush with a dignified ceremony. While the cork-popping may be traditional, the timing of Wednesday’s party is anything but.
Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Truffles In Napa Valley You've seen dogs trained for search and rescue and others for for sniffing out narcotics. Now some Bay Area dogs are learning to dig up what chefs call the “black diamond,” better known as truffles.
California's Historic Drought Sprouts Success For Napa VineyardsIn Napa Valley, home to some of California's prized vineyards, the vines are looking healthy, despite the state's historic drought, reports CBS News correspondent Ben Tracy.