City Council moves to evacuate Richmond housing project
The Richmond council voted to give Section 8 housing vouchers to all Hacienda residents and told staff to return in two weeks with a relocation plan for the residents and a financial breakdown of the costs and a plan to get the money.
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Fairfield: Man allegedly bites nose off his infant son
A Fairfield man who allegedly bit off part of the nose of his infant son because the child was crying has been arrested, police said Thursday.
( Dan Honda )
Kanishka's, a neo-Indian gastropub, opens in Walnut Creek
Executive chef Paramita Roy debuts small plates with Bengali flair at Kanishka's in Walnut Creek. Can we get those masala Kennebec fries to go?
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San Francisco 49ers owners, Mieuli family in legal feud
Heirs to prominent Bay Area sports figure Franklin Mieuli accused 49ers of reneging on an old deal to provide perks such as luxury boxes and Super Bowl tickets, adding another lawsuit to spat between the Mieuli family and the York ownership.
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Bay Area home sales drop, prices rise
The median price fetched by single-family homes in the nine-county Bay Area was $555,000, up from $540,000 in January.
( Jay LaPrete )
San Jose Sharks down Columbus in shootout
The San Jose Sharks tie the Anaheim Ducks for first place in the Pacific Division with a shootout win over Columbus.
Two years after the disappearance of Sierra LaMar, a small and dedicated group of volunteers have not given up the search
Sunday will mark the sad, two-year anniversary of when Sierra LaMar, a 15-year-old cheerleader vanished on her way to a school bus stop in an unincorporated area near Morgan Hill.
( Mark DuFrene )
Paso Robles: Picnicking in the wine country
Who better to pack that winery picnic basket than Brigit Binns? The prolific cookbook author's latest is 'The New Wine Country Cookbook.'
Lindsay Lohan's sexual conquests reportedly revealed
Justin Timberlake, Adam Levine, Zac Efron, Joaquin Phoenix and Heath Ledger included on list.
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Kawakami: Kaepernick shoulders blame for loss
Colin Kaepernick's late-game interception allows the Seattle Seahawks to hold off the San Francisco 49ers and advance to the Super Bowl against the Denver Broncos
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Purdy: Brutal heavyweight fight went way of Seahawks
This was a wicked, awful, exhausting game for both the 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks.
( JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO )
Thompson: 49ers defense shows fight even after Bowman injury
The San Francisco 49ers defense was not as dominant as it needed to be Sunday. But when things looked most bleak against the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship game, the defense got the ball back to the offense with a chance to win. Twice. Even without the unit's best player.