San Francisco native Tiarra Logan began braiding at nine years old. By 18, she was a licensed cosmetologist but soon realize that what she wanted to focus on – natural hair techniques – weren’t going [...]
A new food recovery pilot program on Tuesday began delivering fresh food to seniors living at the Helios Corner, an 80-unit affordable housing community for low-income seniors and seniors with special needs.
The CIA conclusion that the Russians intervened in our elections in order to help elect Donald Trump has sent Washington into one of its fabled tizzies. President Barack Obama has ordered an intelligence agency report [...]
The City of San Leandro is projected to save $2.1 million over the next 13 years by refinancing $15.8 million in existing bond debt. The refinancing supports the council’s first goal “to place the [...]
Urban Habitat has released a new policy brief, “Race, Inequality, and the Resegregation of the Bay Area,” revealing the new geography of race and class segregation throughout the region.
Former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Sunday discouraged voters from picking a third-party nominee, saying the issues facing the U.S. are too dire for a “protest vote.”
There are few media outlets that exist purely to support and raise the voices of the homeless community. “Street Spirit,” a newspaper serving the Bay Area’s homeless, breaks mainstream media trends by reporting on [...]
Twenty-four World War II veterans and their guardians traveled on an Honor Flight, all-expenses paid, three-day trip to Washington, DC, to see the WWII Memorial. Their trip was part of a mission from the Honor [...]
Forty Members currently serve in the California State Senate, and only two Senators are African-American. Both African-American State Senators are from Southern California. The question is: does diversity still matter in 2016?
Organizers announced the return of the Bay Area Barbeque Cook Off & Music Festival (www.BayAreaBarbequecookoff.com), a three-day, outdoor food paradise on the beautiful grounds of Cal State East Bay at Hayward (Pioneer Amphitheater lawn [...]