Video: Tahoe Ski Resort Smashes Snowy Seahawks LogoA Seattle Seahawks logo made of snow didn't stand a chance at Northstar ski resort near Truckee on Saturday.
Cool School: La Scuola In San FranciscoIt’s surrounded by cranes and all the hub-hub that is the Dogpatch neighborhood of San Francisco, but something very special is going on behind the doors at La Scuola ... preschool through 2nd graders are all getting schooled in Italian!
Brian Cooley: Apple Fights Perceptions With iOS 7 ReleaseApple has been hearing the drumbeat of murmurs that it is yesterday's (albeit very profitable and popular) news for at least a year now. That said, Apple had some tasty innovations at its developer's conference Monday.
Michelle Williams Talks About Her Character, Sandra Isadore, In Jazz Play ‘Fela’Michelle Williams came into the KPIX 5/KBCW studios to talk about her role as Sandra Isadore (who introduced Fela to Malcolm X, Angela Davis and other political activists) in Fela! at Oakland’s Paramount Theater through Sunday, June 9th.
Brian Cooley: No Windows Needed For Newest ComputersAs the PC industry sunsets into niche status over the next few years, we are getting a look at what's next: Computers, yes, but ones that feel more like mobile devices.
How To Help Oklahoma Tornado VictimsThe National Weather Service said the tornado that hit Moore, Oklahoma, on Monday was a top-of-the-scale EF-5 twister. Here is a quick list of some of the agencies that are providing aid and how you can help...
Cool School: Sunset Ridge Elementary In PacificaPacifica has its fair share of fog but on a clear day you might be able to spot a whale. Almost a year ago, Sunset Ridge Elementary built a special observation deck to whale watch.
Tech Watch: Emergency Resources To Follow During A DisasterWhen the Boston Marathon bombing happened we all craved the latest, unfiltered information. The web is a solid way to get that, as long as you remember much of it is unfiltered and unchecked. Here are some places to start.
Melissa Griffin: California Lawmakers Focus On Proposed Ammo RegulationsCalifornia Democrats are taking aim at bullets with a number of proposals limiting ammunition purchases.
Cool School: Carquinez Middle SchoolCarquinez Middle School students are getting a valuable lesson in the art of giving through their Public Service Club. Their mission is to make people happy.
Melissa Griffin: CPAC Speakers Have No California LoveSome of the most conservative members of the Republican party gathered this past weekend for the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, DC, taking aim at President Obama, the Democrats, each other and the State of California.
Tech Watch: Mobile Highlights From MWC 2013The biggest event of the year for new mobile tech , the Mobile World Congress - or MWC, as it's called - is featuring an array of new smartphones, tablets and laptops.
Cool School: Vacaville's Cooper ElementaryThe principal at Cooper Elementary in Vacaville says motivation is the key to her student body's success.
ConsumerWatch: Family Goes On 'Financial Cleanse' To Curb SpendingWhether it’s a $3.75 latte at Starbucks for or a $3.00 bottle of water at the airport, making small purchases throughout the day can quickly become a habit that’s hard to break. Some financial planners recommend a remedy - going cold turkey for a few days with a financial cleanse, a temporary ban on spending.
Cool School: Yu Ming Charter School, OaklandTucked away in the heart of Oakland's Chinatown, something very special is brewing. It’s the Yu Ming Charter School. It is now just two years old and already 150-plus students strong.