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Teens

Larkin Street Youth Services helps bring in teens off the streets. (LarkinStreetYouth.org)

Community Corner: San Francisco Nonprofit Offers Homeless Teens Second Chance

Larkin Street Youth Services provides much needed help to teens who somehow end up on the streets.

09/08/2013

(Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Calif. Bill Would Let Minors Remove Embarrassing Internet Posts

Minors who post embarrassing photographs or information on social media websites would have a chance to remove it from public view under a bill sent Friday to Gov. Jerry Brown.

08/31/2013

Skylar Dorosin of Palo Alto created Project 2020 to teach swimming and water polo to underprivileged girls. (Diller Teen Awards)

Community Corner: Bay Area Teens Receive National Leadership Award

The Helen Diller Family Foundation presents ten young leaders in volunteerism nation-wide with the annual Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards and $36,000 each in recognition of their leadership, innovation and commitment to making the world a better place.

08/25/2013

"American Graffiti" was released Aug. 11, 1973 (credit: Universal Pictures)

‘American Graffiti’ Turns 40

Start your engines and turn up the oldies, as we take a look back at what the stars have been up to over the last 40 years…

08/11/2013

holding hands, relationships, generic, love, dating

Nonprofit Launched to Combat Teen Dating Violence

A Santa Clara County nonprofit aimed at stopping teen dating violence was formally unveiled Thursday.

06/28/2013

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland City Council Gets Scathing Review From Grand Jury Report

The Alameda County civil grand jury issued a scathing report on the Oakland City Council’s ability to police itself, calling for the council to strengthen and better fund its Public Ethics Commission.

06/25/2013

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Grand Jury Calls Oakland Teen Center Project ‘A Complete Fiasco’

The Alameda County civil grand jury issued a report Monday criticizing the way city of Oakland officials oversaw the development of a teen center in East Oakland, calling the process “a complete fiasco.”

06/25/2013

(L-R) Taissa Farmiga, Israel Broussard, Emma Watson, Katie Chang and Claire Julien in "The Bling Ring"(credit: A24 Films)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘The Bling Ring’

KCBS’ Jan Wahl reviews Sofia Coppola’s “The Bling Ring,” about young people in So. California caught up in our celebrity-obsessed culture, starring Emma Watson…

06/14/2013

(CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Programs Aim To Find Summer Jobs For Bay Area Youth

While the youth unemployment rate is around 17 percent, there are some programs in the Bay Area helping young people get a job this summer.

06/05/2013

Community Boards assists San Francisco residents conflict resolution everyday. (Community Boards)

Community Corner: San Francisco Peacemakers Honored

Community Boards has been providing conflict resolution and mediation to San Francisco residents, nonprofits, and businesses for the past 37 years. It’s the first and longest-running public mediation program in the United States.
Every year this nonprofit organization identifies local peacemakers who have made a significant difference in their community.

05/26/2013

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