Thanks to Students Rising Above, Jesse Hernandez Jr. has a safe place to live and study in downtown San Francisco during the COVID-19 pandemic. (6-19-20)
Students Rising Above: Jesse Hernandez Jr.Thanks to Students Rising Above, Jesse Hernandez Jr. has a safe place to live and study in downtown San Francisco during the COVID-19 pandemic. (6-19-20)
Students Rising Above: Serena TruongLike many college seniors, this week's Students Rising Above scholar is worried about getting her first job after graduation. Michelle Griego reports. (6-5-20)
Students Rising Above: Anonymous Donor Pays Student Loan Debts For 400 College GradsThis week Students Rising Above is announcing some anonymous donors have stepped forward with a gift that will change the lives of 400 graduates. Michelle Griego tells us about the astounding announcement.
Students Rising Above: Ysabella DonlanLast fall, Ysabella Donlan was looking forward to the year ahead at UC Santa Cruz. Now she's at home,finishing her classes online. Michelle Griego reports. (4-24-20)
California Recruiting Army Of Medical Workers, Building Field Hospitals To Battle Coronavirus SurgeThe state of California is preparing for a coronavirus surge. As Kiet Do reports, in the Bay Area, the National Guard is converting many venues into medical facilities to treat patients with COVID-19.
Students Rising Above: Donza Pitre and Briggette LoweMichelle Griego has this week's edition of Students Rising Above. (3-27-20)
Don't Miss The 14th Annual Artisan Cheese Festival In Sonoma CountyMatt Brown from the Cowgirl Creamery schools Bay Area Focus host Kenny Choi about the art of cheese. He along with dozens of fromagers will be participating in the 14th Annual California Artisan Cheese Festival in Sonoma County from March 27-29. For information, go to artisancheesefestival.com.
College Grad's Biracial Identity Inspires Her To Teach Others About Diversity, AcceptanceStudents Rising Above's Nyia Roberts is planning on social work as a career so she can teach young people about acceptance and diversity. And she says she's ready for the next time someone questions who she is. Christin Ayers reports. (2-12-2020)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (1/4/20)
SRA Student Jocelyn Vega Honors Her Mom's Memory As She Pursues Her DreamThis week's Students Rising Above scholar lost her mother to violence. As Michelle Griego shows us, she's honoring her mother's memory and pursuing her educational dreams.
Father's Battle With Cancer Inspired SRA Scholar Ramon Zermeno To Help Others'Students Rising Above' scholar Ramon Zermeno saw his father battle cancer and felt powerless to help. SRA's Michelle Griego reports Ramon is serving his community, helping others who are facing their own healthcare concerns.
Student Inspires Others By Speaking Out On Loved One's Mental Health Struggles17-year-old Lupe Barron made the decision to speak about her family member's journey. Her efforts inspired classmates and teachers. Michelle Griego reports. (11-19-2019)
Don't Miss San Francisco Opera's 'The Marriage of Figaro'San Francisco Opera's brand new production of Mozart's masterpiece 'The Marriage of Figaro' opened to rave reviews. Bass-baritone Michael Sumuel, who plays Figaro, and soprano Nicole Heaston, who plays the Countess, talked to BR host Jan Mabry about this highly-entertaining opera about lust, power gossip and weddings.
Thousands Of Bay Area PG&E Customers Again Face Potential Power ShutoffsWith high winds and dry conditions in the forecast, tens of thousands of PG&E customers in the Bay Area are again facing the possibility that their power will be shut off. Jackie Ward reports. (10/22/19)
Mt. Eden High School Student Helping To Create A Safe Space For LGBTQ StudentsMt. Eden High School student Robert Green grew up advocating for himself when no one else could. Now he works to help other LGBTQ students find a safe space to be themselves. Michelle Griego reports for Students Rising Above.
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Raw Video: Protest at West Oakland BART For Sahleem TindleChopper 5 was over West Oakland BART station (1-3-2019)
Raw Video: Reindeer at San Francisco ZooReindeer are a popular holiday attraction at the San Francisco Zoo. (video courtesy S.F. Zoo)
Music Memories Fill Seven Decades of KPIX Broadcast HistoryOn Dec. 22, KPIX officially turns 70 so it's time to get up and dance and sing out loud, as we look back across 70 years of Bay Area music history. Elizabeth Cook reports. (12-16-18)
KPIX Grammy Awards Profile: Bay Area Native and 'King of Rock 'n' Roll' Johnny OtisA visit with rhythm-and-blues "godfather," Johnny Otis
U2 in Concert at the Cow Palace and KPIX On-Set BlooperIn 1987, KPIX anchors Doug Murphy and Barbara Rodgers discuss a report on Irish rock band U2 at the Cow Palace when a floor manager in studio makes an unplanned appearance
Mick Jagger Meets San Francisco Mayor Feinstein in 1981Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger met with San Francisco's then-mayor Dianne Feinstein to help her promote her "Save the Cable Cars" campaign in 1981.
Mick Jagger Breaks Reporter's GlassesRolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger played a little rough with a pesky radio reporter (Mike Sugerman, who went on to join the KPIX staff) who was trying to record an interview at Le Central restaurant in San Francisco in Oct. 1981