Kahlil McKenzie commits to Tennessee football

The Clayton Valley Charter defensive tackle and son of Oakland Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie is a five-star recruit. 
Clayton Valley Charter football has penalties adjusted
Coach Tim Murphy will sit out two games, but the team will be able to play its season opener in the Honor Bowl after a hearing panel altered its punishment for holding illegal summer practices 

This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives

Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno. 
Flora Grubb: What makes a landscape award-worthy

Flora Grubb of the chic San Francisco nursery Flora Grubb Gardens was tapped to help choose the five Best Professional Landscape finalists in this year's national online Considered Design Awards competition, presented by Remodelista.com (for interiors) and by Gardenista.com (for outdoor designs). Here Grubb shares ideas on winning landscapes, and we meet this category's three Bay Area competition finalists.