Jefferson Award winner Dr. Michael Furlong (CBS)

San Jose Jefferson Award Winner Gives Gift Of Sight

Dr. Michael Furlong started the Gift of Sight program from his San Jose office in 2002. Each year, he gives about ten people in need a free life-changing eye procedure.



Dozens Of San Jose City Buildings May Go Solar

San Jose is trying to expand its investment in solar energy, with a proposal to put solar panels on more than two dozen city owned buildings, a project that fits in nicely with the city’s green goals.


Doctors and patients at a free medical health care clinic (photo by Nick Ut/Associated Press)

Thousands Line Up In Oakland For Free Health Clinic

Thousands of people looking for health services made their way to the Oakland Coliseum for a free four-day health clinic.


A hippopotamus at the Topeka Zoo. (

Kansas Hippo Headed To San Francisco Zoo

The Topeka Zoo will send an 8-year-old hippo who recently fathered a baby to San Francisco.

CBS San Francisco–11/17/2010