Newton business district poised to become 'Little India'
About two million real Christmas trees will be sold in B.C. over the next two weeks.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Museum honors Japanese who aided Wwii U.S. intelligence
WWII US army veterans Asa Hanamoto and Koji Ozawa , military linguists for the Military Intelligence Service , and trained in what is now a new museum, Building 640 Communique, in San Francisco, Calif., walk past an image on the wall showing a grocery store in Oakand's Chinatown during the mid fourties on Friday, November 22, 2013.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
San Francisco Is All Lit Up For The Holidays
Looking for options to entertain the family this holiday season? Check out this top ten list of the best free lighting events and displays : 1. The Ritz-Carlton Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony Dec. 4, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. The hotel's 40-foot holiday tree is illuminated by Santa Claus and his little helper from the Make-A-Wish Foundation as part of The ... (more)
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Cal Grad Who Heckled Obama's SF Speech Defends Action
Ju Hong, a recent UC Berkeley grad who made international headlines when he interrupted President Obama's Nov. 25 speech in San Francisco's Chinatown, says in a Huffington Post blog post that he was "compelled" to act because of Obama's deportation policy.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Magic Johnson, Tom Hanks Join Obama on Cash-Grabbing Trip
Standing beneath an Alexander Calder mobile in an atrium filled with modern art, President Barack Obama said he'd like to "roam around a bit and check stuff out" in the home of former Microsoft executive Jon Shirley .
Sat Nov 30, 2013
San Francisco Chronicle
An apology to Obama for city's bad behavior
The White House is steaming over San Francisco's lack of vetting of the people who joined President Obama onstage in Chinatown last week for his immigration speech - especially after one of them started yelling at the president about halting deportations.
San Francisco Chronicle
S.F.'s power elite - and who waits in the wings
Steve Kawa, chief of staff to Mayor Ed Lee, is seen as a major power player. Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle Heather Knight, City Insider columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, is seen on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 in San Francisco, Calif.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Right Wing News
Astroturfed Marxists Call for an Obama Dictatorship
Of dreams and nightmares, a dictator arises - enter Obama. As Obama arrived in San Francisco Monday, no one literally cared.
Bakery family hailed by Obama enjoys sweet success
Workers package apple fritters at the Sugar Bowl Bakery plant in Hayward, where the baking production is centralized.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
With public approval at an all-time low, Barack Obama looks to rally support in California
Beset by criticism of the federal health care overhaul and with his public approval rating at an all-time low, President Barack Obama arrived in California on Monday seeking to shift attention to immigration and the economy, issues around which he has traditionally managed to rally fellow Democrats.
Obama In SF: Calls For Immigration Reform, Drubs "certain Republicans" For Opposition
Protesters who oppose the proposed Keystone XL pipeline gathered near the SFJazz Center, where President Barack Obama made a fundraising appearance Monday afternoon.
API Undocumented Immigrants Respond to Obama's Speech on Immigration...
As Professor Villazor blogged , President Obama 's remarks on immigration in San Francisco yesterday in support for immigratrion reform were interrupted by activisits who want the deportations to be halted immediately.
San Francisco Bay View
Morongo gives 1,000 Thanksgiving turkeys to aid needy in San Francisco
Five San Francisco groups that help provide the homeless and the less fortunate with a hot meal on Thanksgiving received 1,000 turkeys Friday donated by the Morongo Band of Mission Indians near Palm Springs.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The White House
No Matter Where You Come From, America Is a Place Where You Can Make It If You Try
President Barack Obama delivers remarks on immigration, at the Betty Ann Ong Chinese Recreation Center in San Francisco, Calif., Nov. 25, 2013.
NBC Los Angeles
UC Berkeley Grad Heckles Obama
President Barack Obama was heckled by a man behind him during a speech in San Francisco on Monday.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Obama visits S.F. during his toughest times
He'll try to jump-start immigration reform with a Chinatown speech and, as always when he comes to the Bay Area, he'll raise money.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Yes, S.F. has cranks and crazies - and a big heart
At those demonstrations on the steps of City Hall, there's so much emotion and righteous indignation that San Francisco can come across as a place populated by angry and bitter people.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Contra Costa Times
Happy Wanderer: For unique San Fransciso food tour, try 'Inside the Kitchen'
It's Saturday afternoon and I've got a bird's-eye view of one of the largest Chinatowns outside of Asia.