UC Leases $9K Per Month Oakland Home For Napolitano, May Restore 'Blake House'As the University of California prepares to welcome former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as its next president, the college system’s governing board is being asked to consider renovating the vacant mansion that housed many of Napolitano’s predecessors.
Community Corner: Nonprofit Home Improvement Store Opens In San CarlosOn September 22nd, Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco is celebrating the grand opening of the ReStore, a new home improvement store driven by volunteers.
South Bay Woman's Quest Saves Historic Chinese Junk From DestructionA South Bay woman's long quest to save an historic Chinese fishing vessel threatened for destruction has resulted in a plan to save the boat, believed to be the oldest of its kind still in existence.
'Restore Hetch Hetchy' Group Begins SF Initiative Signature DriveA group calling itself “Restore Hetch Hetchy” is beginning a petition drive Wednesday to change how San Francisco delivers water to customers, possibly by destroying a long-standing dam.
Closer Look: Bay Area Research May Help Restore SpeechNew research from the Bay Area has raised the possibility that individuals who are paralyzed, or victims of health conditions such as strokes and Lou Gehrig’s disease may be able to speak in the future.