San Leandro Police Investigating 2 Separate Backpack Robberies Targeting TeensPolice in San Leandro are investigating two separate robberies committed last week targeting teenage victims that happened approximately 10 minutes apart and about four blocks away from each other.
Oakland Middle-Schoolers Receive Backpacks, Inspiration From Warriors StarOn Saturday in East Oakland, kids heading back to school got free backpacks and some encouragement from a Golden State Warrior who is very familiar with the neighborhood.
More Schools Banning Backpacks As Students Return To ClassAs parents and children around the country begin heading back to class, more and more schools are banning backpacks from their buildings.
6 Bay To Breakers Do's & Don'tsLet's clear up some issues many people have on what we can and can't do at Bay To Breakers...
Tips On Packing Lightly For VacationFor the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.
Community Corner: Bay Area Nonprofit Collects Backpacks For KidsHeadquartered in Milpitas, Family Giving Tree is committed to providing backpacks filled with school supplies to those children in our communities who are most in need.
Backpacks, Large Containers Banned At SF Bay To Breakers RaceNo backpacks, large bags or containers will be allowed at this year’s Bay to Breakers footrace in San Francisco as officials heighten security in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Milpitas 'Family Giving Tree' Equips Students With Necessary ToolsA Milpitas non-profit organization is helping low-income children start the school year with the necessary tools they need to succeed.
San Jose Parents Camp Out For Free School Backpacks, SuppliesWith the new school year just around the corner, dozens of San Jose parents camped out overnight outside a community center hoping for free school backpacks for their children.
Oakland Jefferson Award Winner Supplies Students For A Solid EducationTeachers will tell you, when students arrive with the tools for school, they're often excited to learn. An Oakland woman has spent the last decade making sure tens of thousands of low income kids are prepared.
San Jose Nonprofit Distributes School Supplies To Low-Income FamiliesSacred Heart hopes to give away 2,000 backpacks filled with school supplies on August 12th but to meet that goal they need more help from the community.