GIVING TUESDAY: East Oakland Non-Profit Helps To Feed Those In NeedDeep in East Oakland, two women are serving food to hundreds of people in need each week.
Stockton Boy Rewarded For Turning In $100 Bill Found At College CampusA 12-year-old Stockton boy got a well-deserved award after finding a $100 bill on the ground at the University of the Pacific four months ago.
Professional Matchmaker Mandy Watson Gives Tips On Affordable DatesProfessional matchmaker Mandy Watson, with 'It's Just Lunch, San Francisco,' shares tips for fun, affordable dates that won't break the bank with Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego.
Good Cook? AirBnB Will Fly 100 Home Cooks To Italy For Intensive Culinary Experience Airbnb is launching a global search for 100 top home cooks and treating them to a trip to Italy to learn how to refine their recipes. Applications close December 23.
Holiday Season Begins With Macy's Annual Pet Adoption WindowsIt’s that time of year and the annual Macy’s Holiday Windows are set to be unveiled.
San Francisco Nonprofit Aims To Eliminate Stigma Of Mental IllnessOne in four Americans will be diagnosed with a mental illness in their life, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. This week's Jefferson Award winner is helping raise awareness and empathy about mental health problems.
San Francisco Trans Community Leader Brings Personal Insight To Transgender Awareness MonthNovember is Transgender Awareness Month and a time to educate people about the trans community, their needs, and how their allies can help.
Oakland Zoo Caring For Rescued Fennec FoxThe overall cuteness level at the Oakland Zoo recently increased by an immeasurable factor when a 6-year-old fennec fox named Summer came to stay.
South Bay Teen's Free Art Class Helps Special Needs Students Reach Creative PotentialA South Bay teenager is helping special needs students celebrate their uniqueness and reach their full creative potential by hosting a free art class.
Community Donates To Army Vet, Wife After Life Possessions Stolen From Pleasanton HotelThe Pleasanton community helped out a veteran and his wife whose life possessions were stolen while they were moving to the Bay Area to start a new life.
On A Positive Note - Honesty Pays OffA Stockton boy is rewarded in a big way for doing the right thing, young people open up about mental health, and a San Francisco transgender woman is using her platform for good. All stories plus more on the latest On A Positive Note with Michelle Griego.
On a Positive Note - Growing Others ConfidenceA South Bay teenager empowers her neurodiverse students through art, inmates take care of dogs, an unlikely friendship is made after the camp fire, and a vet gets some help after his possessions are stolen. Those stories and more on this week's On a Positive Note.
On A Positive Note - BART Worker Hailed As HeroA matter of seconds changed the lives of two men after a BART worker saved a man from an approaching train, a Pittsburg teacher is making school fun by remixing a Lizzo hit and a student is rising above to give back to her community. All that and more on the newest On A Positive Note.
On A Positive Note - Giving Others A VoiceThis week's uplifting stories include a teacher who makes her special needs students shine, a San Jose teenager who is setting an example for others going through struggles, and so many stories of communities rallying for each other during the Kincade fire.
On A Positive Note -- Garlic Festival Shooting Victim DonationA victim of the Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting receives a life-changing donation, former 49ers staffer disarms student with gun, Geyserville deli steps up to help firefighters, dog saves family in fire.
On A Positive Note – Making HistoryThis week's uplifting stories include a Bay Area student who stars on her high school's football team and a hero of the 1989 deadly Loma Prieta Earthquake.
On A Positive Note – Helping The HomelessA Man doesn't let disability get in the way of helping others, kids help find missing woman with dementia, Pleasanton police officer battling cancer gets support from community "fitness challenge," Santa Cruz teacher adds colorful "hearing aids" to dolls, Bob Melvin's daughter Alexi overcomes diabetes to compete in marathon, Giants manager Bruce Bochy retires.