KPIX 5's Amanda Starrantino has a look at the most talked about stories from around the Bay Area and across all digital platforms, including the check swing controversy from the Giants Dodgers game, and National Grouch Day
SF Conservatory Of Music Hosts Grammy's Listening EventThe SFCM hosted the Recording Academy ahead of the 64th Annual Grammy Awards. KPIX 5's Len Kiese talked to Executive Director of SFCM, Taurin Barrera, about how they conservatory was utilized.
Tech Giants Face Growing Pressure to Protect Children OnlineSeveral world leaders are calling on Silicon Valley to do a better job at protecting children online. KPIX 5's Amanda Starrantino talks with the San Francisco Consul General of France, Frederic Jung, about regulation of the tech industry
Preview of Rugrats Holiday SpecialKPIX 5's Anne Makovec talks to E.G. Daily about the new 'Rugrats' half-hour holiday special 'Traditions,' premiering December 2 on Paramount+
Technology for Holiday TravelersKPIX 5's Gianna Franco talks to Jennifer Jolly with USA Today about some tech gadgets that could be helpful for travelers this holiday season
Extra Protection from COVID-19 Booster ShotsKPIX 5's Amanda Starrantino asks Dr. Ryan Ribeira, Assistant Medical Director of the Stanford Emergency Department, if people still need to get a COVID-19 booster shot if they're fully vaccinated and have already gotten a breakthrough case
Original Report: Hidden Forest CrisisIn this week's Weather Extra, meteorologist Darren Peck talks about the race against the climate clock off the Sonoma County coast, and what's being done to restore the lost kelp
Food Banks: Second Harvest of Silicon Valley Facing Financial Challenges Serving Families In NeedSecond Harvest of Silicon Valley enters this holiday giving season with a deficit in funding, and they are asking for help.
CDC Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster ShotsKPIX 5's Anne Makovec asks Dr. Laleh Gharahbaghian, medical director of Adult Emergency Medicine at Stanford Hospital, if COVID-19 vaccines will become a 3-dose situation from now on, now that the CDC is expanding eligibility for booster shots to all adults
Return of the WaltonsKPIX 5's Gianna Franco talks with Richard Thomas, who narrates the new original film 'The Waltons' Homecoming,' airing Sunday, November 28 on KBCW. The movie commemorates the 50th anniversary of 'The Homecoming: A Christmas Story' television movie which aired in December 1971
Rainfall Extremes Becoming More CommonIn this week's Weather Extra segment, KPIX 5 Chief Meteorologist Paul Heggen explains how extremes in rainfall are becoming common across the country
Facebook's Facial Recognition TechnologyKPIX 5's Len Kiese talks to tech expert Carla Franklin about Facebook's decision to drop its photo tagging feature, and what this means for its facial recognition technology
SJSU, Raiders James Jones Inducted Into San Jose Sports Hall Of FameJames Jones has overcome homelessness growing up in San Jose to get inducted into the San Jose Sports Hall of Fame. Jones went to Gunderson High School in San Jose before starring at San Jose State University, winning a Super Bowl with the Packers and playing for the Raiders.
49ers George Seifert Inducted Into San Jose Sports Hall Of FameGeorge Seifert won 5 Super Bowls with the 49ers, two as the head coach. Seifert also coached at Stanford.
Gold Medalist Summer Sanders Inducted Into San Jose Sports Hall Of FameSanders is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and world champion swimmer who went to Stanford University (11-17-21)
Impact of COVID-19 Misinformation From Public Figures, Role ModelsKPIX 5's Amanda Starrantino asks Dr. Malathi Srinivasan with Stanford Health Care about the impact of public figures or role models sharing misinformation about COVID-19.
Dealing with 'Manxiety'Men with anxiety disorders are often reluctant to admit they have a problem with anxiety, much less seek treatment for it. KPIX 5's Amanda Starrantino talks to Dr. Thomas Lupton with Kaiser Permanente about recognizing the signs of anxiety, and how to ask for help
Weather Extra: Categorizing Atmospheric RiversWhat's the difference between a Pineapple Express and an Atmospheric River? In this week's Weather Extra segment, KPIX 5 Meteorologist Darren Peck explains the importance of categorizing Atmospheric Rivers
National Kidney Foundation Authors LuncheonKPIX 5's Kenny Choi talks to Valen Keefer about the National Kidney Foundation Authors Luncheon taking place virtually on November 13. KPIX 5 is a proud sponsor of the annual luncheon
National Kidney Foundation Authors LuncheonKPIX 5's Anne Makovec talks to author Mary Roach about the National Kidney Foundation Authors Luncheon taking place virtually on November 13 to help raise awareness about kidney disease
Muttville in San Francisco Celebrates Adopt a Senior Pet MonthThroughout the month of November, Muttville in San Francisco will be offering incentives to encourage people to consider adopting a senior dog. KPIX 5's Len Kiese talked to founder, Sherri Franklin about why this month is important.
New Series 'Honoring Our Heroes'The CBS Evening News is launching a new series called 'Honoring Our Heroes.' Amanda talks with CBS Evening News anchor and managing editor Norah O'Donnell, who spearheaded the project
Forever Young: Full interview with Bucks Institute CEOBay Area researchers are spending millions of dollars to see if they can actually stop the aging process. KPIX 5's John Ramos asks Bucks Institute CEO Dr. Eric Verdin what they're doing to try to keep people forever young
Adopt a Senior Pet MonthSan Francisco's senior dog rescue, Muttville, is offering free smart locks and discounted Wag! pet caregivers as part of Adopt a Senior Pet Month in November. KPIX 5's Len Kiese catches up with Muttville founder Sherri Franklin
COVID-19 Vaccines for ChildrenKPIX 5's Amanda Starrantino asks Dr. Maja Artandi with Stanford Health Care about the vaccines for children 5 to 11 years old, how they differ from adult doses, and the rare cases of Myocarditis