The San Rafael City Council voted unanimously Monday night on a final agreement to bring professional minor league baseball to Albert Park for one year starting next spring.
Kevin Kouzmanoff had three hits and drove in two runs and the Colorado Rockies sent the reigning World Series champions into an early offseason, beating the San Francisco Giants 6-3 Wednesday.
Northern California anglers are still hoping to see boatloads of fish in coming days as the first full-fledged commercial salmon season in three years got off to a slow start.
California’s commercial salmon fishermen will benefit from the first full season in years after federal fisheries regulators estimated a healthy Chinook salmon run this fall.
Maurice Jones scored 16 points, Alex Stepheson added 14 points and 16 rebounds in a strong low-post game, and Southern California advanced to the Pac-10 tournament semifinals Thursday with a 70-56 victory over California.
With the holiday shopping season underway, there are indications that consumers are spending less or at least within their means.
San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan has named Joe Thornton the team’s captain for this season.