Without Strict COVID-19 Protocols Learning Pods May Pose Health Risk For ChildrenSome pediatricians worry, without proper protocols, a learning pod which is a small group of students that would gather to learn together, will just be another form of a social gathering.
Novato Police Searching For Man Who Told Kids Their Mom Sent Him To Bring Them HomeNovato police are asking for information from the public after a suspicious man approached some children Sunday and told them their mother wanted him to take them home, police said.
Talking To Your Child About Coronavirus and Shelter-In-PlaceKPIX morning anchor Michelle Griego sat down with her middle school-aged daughter to see how she's feeling about this uncertain time.
Homeschooling During The Coronavirus: How Bay Area Parents Can Cope With The Added Responsibility With the announcement this week that San Francisco Bay Area school systems will remain shuttered until at least May, the pressure on parents who are also sheltering in place to take over the responsibility of handling their child's education can be daunting.
Children Using The Power Of The Rainbow To Overcome Coronavirus Shelter-In-PlaceFrom the boroughs of New York City to the neighborhoods in San Francisco, drawings of rainbows created by children have begun to show up in windows as a sign of resolve during the growing coronavirus outbreak.
Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks To Ban Gender-Separated Aisles For Toys, Kids Clothing In StoresA new bill from a Bay Area lawmaker would ban separate girls and boys aisles for toys and other children's products in stores.
FDA Approves First Treatment For Kids With Peanut AllergiesThe first treatment for peanut allergies is about to hit the market.
Roberta Gonzales Shares Her New Children's Book 'Marina The Fish With Teal Lips'Producer, host Roberta Gonzales talks to Bay Area Focus host Anne Makovec about her current projects, including her new children's book, 'Marina The Fish With Teal Lips.'
Donations Sparse For Richmond Fire Department's Annual Holiday Toy DriveDue to a donation shortage in the Richmond Fire Department's annual holiday toy drive, this could first year ever that the department can't donate to each family that's made a request for help.
Students Return To Union City School Where Deadly Parking Lot Shooting HappenedMonday was the first day back at a Union City Elementary School where two young boys were fatally shot early on a recent Saturday morning as they sat in a van in the school parking lot.
Accidents Involving Children Near Alameda Schools Have Parents Demanding ActionThe school year is off to dangerous start for students in Alameda with an alarming number of children getting hit by cars while walking to and from school.
Healthy-ish Halloween Treats From Haute Bar Lifestyle Guru Heather SmithLifestyle guru Heather Smith from HauteBar.com shows Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego some health-ish Halloween hacks to keep kids from going overboard with all the sugar and candy.
California Schools May Allow Medical Cannabis On Campuses Under New LawCalifornia schools will get to decide if parents can administer medical marijuana to their children on school campuses.
California Could Tighten Social Media Rules For ChildrenCalifornia is considering tightening the rules for children under 13 using social media.
YouTube To Pay $170M Fine After Violating Kids' Privacy LawGoogle's video site YouTube has been fined $170 million to settle allegations it collected children's personal data without their parents' consent.