It turns out that, for many in the Bay Area, 2020 wasn't all bad. KPIX 5's Da Lin set up in San Francisco's Ghirardelli Square to ask passersby "What was your good news this year?" (12-20-20)
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Bay Area Residents Tell KPIX Their Good News From 2020It turns out that, for many in the Bay Area, 2020 wasn't all bad. KPIX 5's Da Lin set up in San Francisco's Ghirardelli Square to ask passersby "What was your good news this year?" (12-20-20)
No Pandemic Baby Boom: Bay Area Birth Rate FallsSome were predicting a Covid "baby boom" but, as it turns out, just the opposite is happening. Juliette Goodrich reports. (10-18-20)
Buster Posey Opts Out of Playing in Pandemic-Shortened SeasonBuster Posey of the San Francisco Giants announced he plans to opt out of playing in the upcoming 2020 baseball season. (7-10-20)
First Bay Area Baby of 2020 Born in San LeandroIt didn’t take long for the first Bay Area baby to be born in 2020 and it seems he was pretty eager to get here. John Ramos reports. (1-1-20)
Presidential Hopeful Elizabeth Warren Visits San Jose DaycareSen. Elizabeth Warren met with daycare providers in east San Jose to discuss her plans to expand access to healthcare, improve education and raise wages for working families. Devin Fehely reports. (12-27-19)
Vallejo Police Dispatcher Helps Frantic Grandmom Deliver Baby Over the PhoneA cool-headed Vallejo police dispatcher is being credited with saving the day when a frantic woman called 911 to report her 27-year-old granddaughter was about to give birth. Don Ford reports. (12-27-19)
Experimental Therapy Gives Children With Genetic Disorders A New Chance At LifeImagine giving birth to what appears to be a healthy baby, only to discover your newborn has a devastating disease and will have to fight every day to stay alive. Juliette Goodrich reports. (3-19-2019)
Baby Born in Marin General Parking Lot During StormIn a dramatic delivery during the height of the storm, a pregnant woman made it to a North Bay hospital parking lot but no farther. Melissa Caen reports. (1-17-19)
Bay Area's First Baby Of 2019 Born In FairfieldJust minutes into the new year, the Bay Area welcomed its first baby of 2019 in Fairfield. Andria Borba introduces us to the newborn.
Bay Area Birth Slump Tied to High Housing CostsThe number of babies born across the country is going down and new data from Zillow indicates a correlation to home prices. Julie Watts reports. (6-7-18)
UCSF Transplants Mother's Stem Cells Into Unborn BabyA tiny patient at UCSF received a series of five stem cell transplants from her mom's cells beginning four months before she was born. Katie Nielsen reports. (5-29-18)
South Bay Mother of Triplets Sets Half Marathon RecordAnn Marie Cody is racing into the record books. She has the fastest time in the half marathon for a woman with triplets. Devin Fehely reports from San Jose. (4-15-18)
Smart Car Seat Helps Prevent Child Hot Car DeathsKPIX 5's Betty Yu reports on a high-tech car seat that will keep your kids safe even when the ride is over. (3-29-18)
San Jose Earthquakes Call Attention to Sick Baby's PlightThe San Jose Earthquakes will be playing a different kind of soccer match this Saturday. KPIX 5's Maria Medina explains how they're recruiting a stadium full of fans to help save a little boy's life. (3-22-18)
Feds Target Cannabis Chemical CBD Despite Proven Medical BenefitThe DEA asserts all cannabis extracts - including CBD - are controlled substances and illicit. Parents of children who benefit from the drug, like Zachary hope a lawsuit filed in an SF court, will change that.
New Bill Aims To Make It Easier For Breastfeeding Moms At WorkBreastfeeding in the workplace could soon get a lot easier and a lot more comfortable. Susie Steimle tells us about a bill that, if passed, would do just that.
Baby Born in S.F. is New Year's First in Bay AreaThe baby boy was born at 12:02 a.m. to Samantha Powell and Martin Dominguez. (1-1-18)
Bay Area Woman Pregnant with QuintupletsA Bay Area woman is expecting quintuplets and is battling with her health care provider over the doctor she wants to deliver her babies. Susie Steimle reports. (11-24-17)
Wildfire Evacuee Family Welcomes New Member Born in Their Napa HotelA husband and wife who fled the firestorm in Napa County ended up having their baby in a hotel. Katie Nielsen reports. (10-20-17)
Santa Rosa Family Burned Out Of Home Welcomes Healthy Baby BoyA Santa Rosa family who lost everything except each other in the Wine Country wildfires has something to smile about: a new son, Remington "Phoenix" Ruiz. Len Ramirez reports. (10-19-17)
Facebook Photos Of Homeless Infant On SF Street Prompts Police ResponseA homeless newborn baby on the streets of San Francisco has generated an outpouring of outrage and empathy on social media. Devin Fehely reports. (7-14-17)
Workers Claim Online Babysitting Startup Stiffs SittersIndependent contractors of a San Francisco-based babysitting agency called Wondersitter say they've been cheated out of months of pay. Andria Borba reports. (6-15-17)
ConsumerWatch: Cord Blood StorageMillions of parents store their babies' umbilical cord blood but a local family wonders if the benefits are worth the rising cost. Julie Watts reports. (5-18-17)
Sacramento Mom Gives Birth To 13-Pound BabyA newborn baby in Sacramento made an impressive debut, weighing in at more than 13 pounds.