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A First-Timer’s Guide To Airbnb

Tips on getting you started on Airbnb and how to be a good guest during your stay

07/31/2015

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Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School Jitters

Overcoming first day jitters — whether for kindergarten or a new school — all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.

07/14/2015

Justin Rose at the World Golf Championships Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

How Science Helps Golfers Drain Those Tricky Putts

Tips from physics, physiology, and maybe even music can help you improve your score…

06/10/2015

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5 Tips To Get Your Pet Ready For Summer

Help your pet enjoy the Summer by preparing them with these five tips.

05/12/2015

Inside the Grand Tasting Tent on August 3, 2013 in San Francisco. (Photo by R. Del Rosario/CBS Local Digital)

Golden Gate Restaurant Association Director Says It’s An Exciting Time To Dine Out in The Bay Area

For residents and visitors alike, the culinary offerings in the Bay Area are prized. Golden Gate Restaurant Association’s executive director talks about both the challenges and exciting times the local industry faces.

03/09/2015

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Top 3 Budgeting Tips For Seniors

There are a lot of things to consider when caring for a loved one on a fixed income. Here are some ways to help ease finances…

01/07/2015

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Tips For Hosting A Destination Wedding

A destination wedding will offer you a romantic backdrop and allow you to create the wedding of your dreams. There are many factors involved in planning a destination wedding, including destination, timing, guests and things to do in the area.

10/31/2014

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Some Bay Area Restaurants To Begin Adding Flat 20 Percent Surcharge Instead Of Tips

A handful of Bay Area restaurants will begin adding a service charge to the price of meals in lieu of tips, according to a published report.

10/24/2014

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How to Pass The Time While Fishing

Try out these tips from John Gierach, author of “All Fisherman Are Liars,” the next time the fish just aren’t biting.

05/07/2014

Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics leaves the mound after the second inning against the Detroit Tigers of Game Five of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Fantasy Baseball Preview: 5 Bay Area Bargain Players

But the Bay Area his home to a lot of reliable talent that should go in the middle rounds, and could be snapped up inexcusably early if you are playing in a league full of homer Giants and A’s fans. So who should you target if you miss out on Buster Pose, Hunter Pence, Madison Bumgarner, Matt Cain, Josh Donaldson or Yoenis Cespedes? There are several intriguing players worth taking a late round pick on in standard leagues.

03/24/2014

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