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.
Whoa... Why Was A Horse Riding On BART?Maybe it was 'take your pony' to work on Tuesday, but whatever the reason, a certain equine passenger got quite a few stares and smiles from fellow BART riders when it boarded the East Bay Antioch line.
'Dude, You Almost Didn't Make It' - BART Hero Worker Recounts Saving Fallen Man From Approaching TrainA Bay Area Rapid Transit worker will be recognized for his quick action to pull a man who had fallen onto the trackway back onto the station platform as a train was about to hit him.
Evacuated Windsor Couple Delivers 'Fire Baby' At Napa HotelA pregnant North Bay couple who were chased out of their Windsor home by the encroaching flames of the Kincade Fire were forced to deliver their new baby at a Napa hotel earlier this week.
East Bay Color Guard Highlights Abilities Of Members With Special NeedsStudents with disabilities put on performances like superstars, thanks to a Martinez woman who highlights their abilities.
John Cena Donates Half-Million Dollars To California Fire First RespondersProfessional wrestling superstar-turned-actor John Cena is donating a half-million dollars to first responders battling the California wildfires.
Gilroy Foundation Awards SUV To Festival Shooting Victims To Help In Their RecoveryTwo victims of the Gilroy Garlic festival shooting have received a big helping hand as they continue to recover from their injuries.
Former 49ers Analyst Recounts Disarming Student With GunFormer San Francisco 49ers analyst and University of Oregon football star Keanon Lowe said he had just entered a classroom at the Portland high school where he works as a coach and security guard when a student armed with a black shotgun appeared in the doorway.
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.
On A Positive Note – Empowering At-Risk YouthA Hayward teen throws birthday parties for homeless kids, a musician with ALS is nominated for multiple Grammys and a Petaluma High School senior with cerebral palsy will suit up and play on the football team. Those stories and more on the newest edition of "On a Positive Note."