Jefferson Awards: Emergency Troop Support From Bay AreaWhat started with a simple care package for a Marine captain serving in Afghanistan has blossomed into a pipeline of emergency support for service members overseas.
About The Bay: Giants Fans Trek To Detroit, Some From Across The GlobeWhile a majority of San Francisco Giants fans had to stay in the Bay Area to watch and cheer their team, many made the trek to Detroit to see their team win the World Series.
Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential DebateRomney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.
Opinion: Romney's Move To The Middle Is Nothing More Than Baseless RhetoricWhy is Mitt Romney, the severely Conservative candidate for president, all of a sudden moving to the middle?
Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge FailedWith the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
Helmets To Hardhats Connects Returning Vets To Silicon Valley Construction JobsHelmets to Hardhats, a nationally recognized program, is working with the Silicon Valley construction trade to train veterans for jobs.
Opinion: National Security Shouldn't Get Lost In This CampaignOur economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.
Loved Ones Gather To Remember Southbay Marine Killed In AfghanistanFriends and loved ones gathered Saturday in the St. Francis High School Gymnasium to remember U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Matthew Manoukian, who was killed in Afghanistan on Friday.
Memorial Set For Los Altos Hills Marine Killed In AfghanistanA Saturday memorial service has been planned for a local Marine who was killed in Afghanistan on August 10th.
Marine From Los Altos Hills Among 2 Killed In AfghanistanMilitary officials say two Marines from Northern California have been killed in Afghanistan. The Department of Defense said Capt. Matthew Manoukian and Staff Sgt. Sky Mote died Friday in the country’s Helmand province.
Opinion: Romney Falls Flat In London But Still Rakes In Cash From Libor BankersMitt Romney insulted Britain's preparations for the Olympics and inspired quotes like "apparently devoid of charm, warmth, humor or sincerity" and "worse than Sarah Palin" before cashing campaign checks from bankers and lobbyists who are at the center of the Libor scandal.
San Jose Soldier Killed In AfghanistanA memorial service will be held Wednesday at Joint Base Lewis-McChord for a San Jose soldier who was killed in Afghanistan.
Salinas Soldier Killed In AfghanistanA soldier from Salinas was killed while serving in Afghanistan on Saturday, the U.S. Department of Defense announced Monday.
Hundreds Mourn Alameda Soldier Killed In AfghanistanFamily and friends in Alameda are mourning an Army staff sergeant who was killed earlier this month in a bomb blast in Afghanistan.
Soldier From Alameda Killed In Afghanistan30-year-old Staff Sgt. Thomas Fogarty sustained injuries following an attack by enemy units with an improvised explosive device.