Oakland Arts Students Deliver Dinner and a Show for the Homeless on ThanksgivingStudents from the Oakland School for the Arts assembled a formal dining area next to a local homeless encampment and sang as their surprised guests ate a Thanksgiving dinner to remember.
Animal Care Experts Say Halloween Spider Webs Put Wildlife In DangerWith Halloween right around the corner, animal care experts are sounding the alarm about a certain spooky decoration which can be deadly to wildlife.
Abandoned Dog With 13 Puppies Finds Foster Home At San Rafael Pet BoarderA San Rafael business has stepped up to foster 13 abandoned German Shepherd puppies and their mom after they were abandoned at a Stockton shelter.
Mystery Illness Afflicting Hundreds Of Northern California SeabirdsMore than 2,500 starving and injured seabirds have been rescued in Northern California just since the beginning of this year.
Berkeley Restaurant With Panoramic Bay Views Closing After Nearly 50 YearsAn East Bay restaurant that's a favorite among locals is shutting down after nearly half a century.
Officials Consider New Look For Golden Gate Bridge Toll PlazaBridge district officials are planning to upgrade -- and perhaps replace -- the venerable Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza.
Controlled Burns On Mount Tam Help Keep Marin County Water CleanMarin County water district maintenance crews are carefully burning piles of dead brush, reducing the fuel load above reservoirs in advance of the summer fire season.
Tree Trimming Can Put Bay Area's Baby Animals In Peril, Wildlife Advocates WarnWhile spring is the time of year when many property owners around the Bay Area begin tree trimming, wildlife advocates want them to take caution because it's also nesting season for animals that are fast becoming orphaned.
Beloved 'Moosehead' Sawed Off Napa Eucalyptus Tree Is Returned To MayorAfter mysteriously disappearing on New Year's Day, an oft-decorated moosehead-shape deformity which was sawed off an old eucalyptus tree in Napa, was recovered.
MRI Machines Get A Makeover In New UCSF Medical Scanning Center Designed To Calm KidsUCSF Mission Bay hospital staff are polishing their skills on the newest and most attractive magnetic resonance imaging machines (MRI) in the country in an effort to make it easier for young patients to stay still during an intimidating procedure.
Napa's Beloved 'Moose Tree' Vandalized, But Is Missing Moosehead In Safekeeping?Napa has lost a small-scale local landmark, an odd moosehead-shape growth on the trunk of a eucalyptus tree that generations of locals remember fondly.