Bay Area Artists 'Bring Home' Grammy GoldBetty Yu reports on the Grammys and how Bay Area artists like Fantastic Negrito and H.E.R. scored trophies Sunday night (3-15-2021)
SF Artist Offers Reward For Return Of His Beloved PaintingsA pair of paintings with an estimated worth of $20,000 were taken from an artist colony in San Francisco. John Ramos talked to the artist who created them about what is really lost when art is stolen.
COVID Reopening: Alcatraz Tours Resume For 1st Time In A YearFor the first time since the start of COVID-19 restrictions a year ago, tourists boarded boats to tour Alcatraz. Andria Borba reports. (3/15/21)
Pandemic Precautions Mean Grammy Awards 2021 Will Be Like No OtherPerformers who, this year, include Harry Styles, Cardi B and Taylor Swift are spread between four separate stages in an isolated hall to keep collaborating artists apart. Elizabeth Cook reports. (3-13-21)
Women Artists Set to Make Grammy Awards HistoryFor the first time, every nominee in the best rock categories is a woman or a group fronted by a woman. (3-13-21)
Grammy Awards: Bay Area NomineesKen Bastida takes a look at the many Bay Area artists nominated for a Grammy Award this Sunday on KPIX. (3-12-21)
The Grammys Take On Different Look Amid PandemicChris Martinez reports on how the coronavirus pandemic is changing the presentation of the 63rd Grammy Awards show (3-12-2021)
Grammy Awards: Bay Area Man Nominated for Album of the YearJulian-Quán Việt Lê. who teaches at his family's Milpitas music school. co-produced, mixed and wrote a number of songs for an album nominated for a Grammy Award. Kiet Do reports from Milpitas. (3-11-21)
'How It Feels To Be Free' Explores The Struggles Of 6 Iconic Black Female Stars Of Stage & ScreenDirector Yoruba Richen talks to Black Renaissance host Jan Mabry about her latest documentary, 'How it Feels to be Free,' which explores the struggles of 6 Black female stars - Lena Horne, Abbey Lincoln, Nina Simone, Diahann Carroll, Cicely Tyson and Pam Grier - who changed the entertainment industry and the image of black women.
San Francisco's MoMA and Asian Art Museums Reopen SundayA couple of San Francisco’s premier art museums reopened Sunday morning with a gift for the public: free admission. John Ramos reports. (3-7-21)
Movie Theaters Reopen in Santa Clara CountyMovie theaters in Santa Clara County are reopening Friday but popcorn is still off the menu. Katie Nielsen reports. (3-5-21)
Dont Miss Mission Dance Theater's D.I.R.T. Festival 2021: 'Harriet's Gun'Co-curator Sarah Crowell talks to BR host Jan Mabry about D.I.R.T. Festival 2021: 'Harriet's Gun, Shapeshifting Towards A Radically Imagined Black Future,' a virtual experience featuring artists and performers from across the country on March 5, 13, at 5 p.m. For tickets and info go to dancemissiontheater.org.
Royals Week: A Look Back At Prince Harry & MeghanAhead of Oprah Winfrey's interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle which will air on CBS this week, KPIX 5 reporter Juliette Goodrich reporter looks back at how the power couple came to be. (3/1/21)
Oakland Releases Environmental Impact Report on Proposed Waterfront BallparkAnother step was taken Friday toward the construction of a new waterfront Oakland A's ballpark and adjacent development including a stadium seating 35,000. Wilson Walker reports. (2-26-21)
Movie Theaters Reopen in Red-Tier Bay Area CountiesAs San Mateo and Marin counties re-enter the state's red tier, indoor dining and movie night have made a comeback. Devin Fehely reports. (2-26-21)
Don't Miss 'Binding Ties' At The 16th Street Station In West OaklandDirector Kimberly Ridgeway takes BR host Jan Mabry back in time at the abandoned 16th Street Southern Pacific Railroad station in West Oakland, where the Oakland Theater Project presents 'Binding Ties,' performing through February 28. For tickets and information go to oaklandtheaterproject.org.
Rooftop Rock: San Francisco Nightlife Adapts to Social Distance DemandsMusicians in the city that knows how are climbing the walls to bring back live music during the pandemic. Don Ford reports. (2-25-21)
1000s Of Artifacts, Pieces Of Art From San Francisco's Cliff House Heading To AuctionThousands of pieces of art and artifacts from San Francisco's iconic Cliff House will soon be up for action. Don Ford gives us a sneak peek at some famous items going on the block.
Poet and City Lights Bookstore Founder Lawrence Ferlinghetti Dies at 101Elizabeth Cook reports on the passing of iconic San Francisco Beat poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti (2-23-2021)
Kiss and Test? Expert Advice on Valentine Couples' COVID CanoodlingIn the middle of the pandemic, are traditional trappings of a day dedicated to love safe if you're not shacked up? Andria Borba reports. (2-12-21)
Bay Area Crowds Celebrate Lunar New Year Despite COVID-19 PandemicCommunities throughout the Bay Area are celebrating the Lunar New Year despite pleas from public health officials for smaller, safer gatherings as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage.. Maria Medina reports. (2-12-21)
African Penguins At California Academy of Sciences Get ValentinesLiz Cook reports on African penguins at San Francisco's California Academy of Sciences marking the Valentine's holiday in traditional fashion (2-12-2021)
Jean Schulz, Widow of Charles M. Schulz, Talks About 'The Snoopy Show'DJ Sixsmith interviews Jean Schulz about the new Apple TV Plus animated program 'The Snoopy Show' (2-12-2021)
Students Rising Above: A’Nya JohnsonStudent Rising Above scholar A’Nya Johnson left her beloved hometown Oakland not just for education but possible future job experience following a passion: her love of music. Michelle Griego reports. (2-5-21)