San Francisco Board Of Supervisors Approve Health Warnings For Sugary Beverage AdsThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved legislation Tuesday that aims to educate consumers about the potential health problems associated with consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages as well as limit advertising and sales of such products on public property.
San Francisco Supervisor Battles Big Soda With New Round Of LegislationOn Monday, San Francisco's Land Use Committee will get its first look at three pieces of legislation, introduced by Supervisor Scott Wiener that would make it harder to get sugary drinks.
Beer Tasting Electronic 'Tongue' Gives Computer Discerning Palette For Good BrewsComputerized "tongue" can taste differences in beer, with incredible accuracy, leading to better quality beer.
Berkeley Soda Tax Brings In $116K In First Month AloneBerkeley is celebrating a big haul after just one month of the city’s new soda tax.
East Bay Manufacturers Want You To Look For The Label 'Made In Oakland'You've heard the saying, 'look for the union label.' Now, there's a group of manufacturers and city leaders in the East Bay who hope to boost the local economy by putting 'Made in Oakland' on all their products.
San Francisco Pushing Nation's First Soda Warning Label On AdvertisingSan Francisco could become the first city in the country to require warning labels on advertising for soda and other sugary beverages.
Must-Go Events During SF Beer Week 2016SF Beer Week is the largest, most anticipated, and prestigious gathering of the Northern California craft beer community...
Coca-Cola, Pepsico, Other Soda Makers Spend Millions To Defeat San Francisco TaxThe Coca-Cola beverage company alone spent nearly $6 million.
Staggering Campaign Contributions In Many California Races And ProposalsCalifornia may not have the hotly contested, high-profile races for U.S. Senator or governor that some other states do this year, but it's still attracting some of the biggest campaign spending in the country.
Bay Area Proponents Of Soda Tax Measures Battle ‘Tidal Wave’ Of Beverage Industry Money The campaign over San Francisco and Berkeley’s so-called ‘soda-tax measures’ is taking on a David versus Goliath theme with the amounts of money being invested.
San Francisco Supervisors’ Vote Narrowly Puts Soda Tax Measure On November BallotA two-cents per ounce sugary beverage tax, commonly called the soda tax, could be put on the November ballot in San Francisco depending on the city’s board of supervisors vote on Tuesday.