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Combating Homelessness

From Los Angeles to London, civic leaders are searching for creative ways to deal with their cities’ growing homeless populations.

Weekend Getaways: Tahoe South

Here is your essential guide to hip hotels, chic restaurants, and hidden places in South Lake that will remind you why you live here. Now head out the door.


Walnut Creek is notorious for its profusion of bars and restaurants. Behind the success of many of these establishments are bartenders who cater to the crowds.

What's In Season: Pumpkins

From Asia to the Middle East, Mexico to the United States, cuisines all over use pumpkin in a variety of ways. Pumpkin ravioli, pumpkin risotto, pumpkin chili — the options are endless

Five of the Best Bay Area Hikes

You’re ready, right? Summer heat has subsided; air is cooler but comfortably warm. Holiday madness is a couple months away. Time to get outside and take in some breath-taking beauty.

Community Speaks Out On New District

Since the 1970s, multiple efforts have been made to form a new school district in Walnut Creek; without winning results. The most recent by Northgate CAPS was shot down by the County. By Carolyn Cabral and Pam Kessler

Monterey Bay's Hidden Gem: Sanctuary Beach Resort

No other hotel in the area offers such proximity to panoramic sunset views and calming sounds of nearby surf.

Urban Retreat

Claire and Dan Dudan enjoy the East Bay’s splendor from their backyard.

The Gig Economy

Whether Uber, Etsy or Door Dash, more and more people are working freelance jobs.

A Second Inning: Chef Philippe Chevalier takes over the MoMo's Kitchen

The MoMo's team kicks it up a notch by adding a distinctive European flare to its American-bistro menu.

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