( D. ROSS CAMERON )
Bay to Breakers: Just a thin shadow of Boston attack
Despite still-fresh horror of Boston Marathon bombings, exuberant spirit of this region's highest-profile footrace remains intact.
(Bay Area News Group)
Suburban poverty in the Bay Area rose dramatically over past decade
The middle-class American dream has given way to an alarming rise in suburban poverty over the past decade, according to a study by the Brookings Institution. The authors of 'Confronting Suburban Poverty in America' conclude that the Bay Area's two largest metropolitan areas have experienced the spread of this scourge in starkly different ways.