State officials say California school districts have misappropriated tens of millions of dollars intended to provide meals to low-income students.
The first major nutritional overhaul of school meals in more than 15 years means most offerings—including the always popular pizza—will come with less sodium, more whole grains and a wider selection of fruits and vegetables on the side.
The spirit of giving is spreading to Bay Area Kmart stores as hundreds of “secret Santas” have been helping to pay down customers’ layaway accounts in time for Christmas.
Nearly two months after the university reinstated three other teams that were slated for elimination, the school said Friday that baseball would survive after a massive fundraising effort by alumni, former players, parents of current players and other team supporters.
A new training program at Chabot College in Hayward trains students how to work on hybrid and electric cars.
California elder care advocates plan a series of actions around the state to protest budget cuts that would eliminate adult day health care programs that serve about 37,000 fragile seniors.
The University of California, Berkeley is eliminating five of its intercollegiate sports teams, including its championship men’s rugby team, in the school’s latest move to cut costs.