East Bay swimmers shine on state championship meet's first day

Bay Area dominates first day of inaugural California Interscholastic Federation state swimming and diving championships 
Washington High football coach Ken Wittmer resigns
Ken Wittmer, who coached Washington High to eight NCS playoff appearances, resigns after 11 season 

Art + Soul: Sheila E., Lenny Williams and more top acts

The annuakl Oakland festival also features Family Stone, Caravan of Allstars and Edwin Hawkins' Gospel Showcase, among other attractions. 
Train co-founder Hotchkiss back on track with new band

The Grammy singer-songwriter Rob Hotchkiss won as a founding member of the multiplatinum band Train sits inconspicuously on a shelf in the hillside house in Fairfax that he and his wife, Pam, recently moved into,returning to the Bay Area after years of semi-retirement on Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound.