Bay Area Artist's Mexican Roots At Core Of Her ArtInes Chapela's art is inspired by her travels and nature but it's her culture that is at the heart of every piece.
Thousands Celebrate Culture At 154th Scottish Highland GamesThe annual Scottish Highland Games, a celebration of a proud people with the strength to endure, wrapped up Sunday at the Pleasanton fairgrounds.
Eva Longoria Stars In 'Dora And The Lost City Of Gold'Actress Eva Longoria talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about her role in the new film,'Dora and the Lost City of Gold,' and the joy of bringing Dora, the beloved bilingual cartoon character, to the big screen.
Oakland Listed As Must See City In National GeographicIn its "Best Trips For 2019" issue, National Geographic Magazine put out its list for the top "Must See" destinations in the world, and Oakland, California was on it.
Asahara Ekundayo Gallery Opens In OaklandBR's Christin Ayers gets a sneak peek inside the new Ashara Ekundayo Gallery, a new art space in Oakland dedicated to the creativity of Black women.
San Francisco Creates Leather, LGBTQ Cultural DistrictThe western portion of San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood, home for decades to a sizeable leather and fetish community, will be recognized as the LGBTQ and Leather Cultural District following a unanimous vote by the city's Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.
Apple Culture Depicted As Sexist Boys' Club In Leaked EmailsApple is doing damage control after employee emails, containing complaints that it has a sexist company culture, were leaked.
This Is What 'Christopher Columbusing' Looks Like In OaklandOakland filmmaker N'Jeri Eaton got busy "Columbusing" this past Halloween weekend in a culturally-rich area dealing with a surge of well-endowed techies.
New 'Batman v Superman' Trailer Released at Comic-ConVIDEO: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill introduce footage from DC Comics superhero smackdown...
SF's Palace Of Fine Arts Turned Into A Gym Or Hotel? Neighbors Concerned Over Cultural Center's FutureIts giant columns have delighted San Franciscans for 100 years, but now some worry about the Palace of Fine Arts' future.
'Kennewick Man' Related To Modern Native AmericansOn Thursday, scientists announced a new, comprehensive re-analysis of the "Kennewick Man," an 8,500-year-old North American skeleton...
Digital Mural Celebrating LGBTQ, Latin Culture Defaced Days After Unveiling In San Francisco's Mission DistrictA mural displayed to celebrate the Latin experience in LGBTQ culture was defaced just days after it was unveiled in the city’s Mission District.
5 Reasons Why Oakland Is Awesome And Ready For Its Closeup Following Warriors NBA Finals WinThe Golden State Warriors NBA crown is breathing life into a city that has more frequently made national headlines for police brutality protests, high crime rates and blight.
Central Calif. Student Gets OK To Wear Eagle Feather At GraduationA Native American student who sued his California school district because it refused to let him wear an eagle feather to his high school graduation will be able to wear the sacred item after all.
Top 10 Words Of 2014 (And Why Do We Care?)It’s that time of year. Everyone is putting out a Top 10 list – even Mirriam-Webster Dictionary. Are these their favorite words, the words most spoken, or what? We decided to look it up.