We say goodbye to people of remarkable talents whose deaths leave us contemplative and saddened. Their legacies live on through their amazing art and the good works they set in motion.
In dealing decisively with campus leadership scandals, budget battles, and sexual harassment cases, Janet Napolitano has become the most effective UC president in recent memory.
Oakland's Grand Bakery, the East Bay’s only kosher bakery, is closing on Dec. 23.
Amy Trask remains loyal to the Oakland Raiders and Al Davis.
Richmond is now the hub for Tibetan Americans living in exile in the Bay Area.
Alameda’s Frank Bette Center is back on track.
Building Futures and Midway Shelter have a solid advocate in Liz Varela.
What local charity or nonprofit program do you support, and why?
Results from local contests that we’ve been following.
In-the-know local bar and restaurant personnel reveal when odds are best for singles to meet other singles.