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Archive for October, 2013

<a href=http://www.kqed.org/arts/programs/thedolist/episode.jsp?id=128055 target=_self>The Do List: The One About Following a Star and Joining a Caravan</a>

KQED Arts | October 31, 2013

The Do List: The One About Following a Star and Joining a Caravan

Cy Musiker and David Wiegand scout the Bay Area for things to do this coming weekend and turn up sugar skulls, a Lou Reed tribute, and a desert caravan from Mali. read more...

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<a href=http://blogs.kqed.org/newsfix/2013/10/31/google-barge/ target=_self>Google Barge: The Search for Answers</a>

News Fix | October 31, 2013

Google Barge: The Search for Answers

We're as frustrated and angry as you. No, not about the health care website. About that barge on the bay. read more...

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<a href=http://blogs.kqed.org/newsfix/2013/10/31/castro-valley-senior-home-closure target=_self>Residents at Senior Home Abandoned for Up to Eight Days</a>

News Fix | October 31, 2013

Residents at Senior Home Abandoned for Up to Eight Days

Sick and elderly patients originally said to be left behind for three day; one resident is missing. read more...

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<a href=http://blogs.kqed.org/science/2013/10/31/water-is-running-out-in-central-california-wine-country/ target=_self>Water is Running Out in Central California Wine Country</a>

KQED Science | October 31, 2013

Water is Running Out in Central California Wine Country

As vineyards proliferate around this farm town halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, residential wells are starting to go dry. Some are calling the plight of Paso Robles a good example of what's wrong with California's unregulated groundwater supply. read more...

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<a href=http://blogs.kqed.org/stateofhealth/2013/10/31/farmworker-women-gather-in-tulare-county-sexual-harassment/ target=_self>Farmworker Women Gather in Tulare County</a>

State of Health | October 31, 2013

Farmworker Women Gather in Tulare County

Nearly a thousand farmworker women will gather Friday in Tulare, one of California's poorest counties, for the annual Farmworker Women's Conference. They'll learn about education, social services and have an opportunity to discuss their lives and the health challenges they face. Lali Moheno of Visalia started this San Joaquin Valley conference read more...

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<a href=http://www.kqed.org/news/story/2013/10/31/128072/more_foreign_firms_look_to_make_it_in_the_usa?source=npr&category=economy target=_self>More Foreign Firms Look To Make It In The USA</a>

KQED News | October 31, 2013

More Foreign Firms Look To Make It In The USA

Despite a slow economic recovery, the U.S. remains a top destination for the world's wealth. read more...

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<a href=http://blogs.kqed.org/bayareabites/2013/10/31/pumpkin-ice-cream-throwdown/ target=_self>Pumpkin Ice Cream Throwdown</a>

Bay Area Bites | October 31, 2013

Pumpkin Ice Cream Throwdown

Who's got the best pumpkin ice cream in town? Bay Area Bites goes around the Bay which scoop shop licks the competition for this favorite seasonal flavor. read more...

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<a href=http://www.kqed.org/news/story/2013/10/31/128064/federal_court_to_weigh_ohios_execution_drug_cocktail?source=npr&category=u.s. target=_self>Federal Court To Weigh Ohio's Execution Drug Cocktail</a>

KQED News | October 31, 2013

Federal Court To Weigh Ohio's Execution Drug Cocktail

The drug combination is the latest chapter in a troubled history of capital punishment in the state. read more...

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<a href=http://www.kqed.org/news/story/2013/10/31/128065/americas_first_transcontinental_highway_turns_100?source=npr&category=u.s. target=_self>America's First Transcontinental Highway Turns 100</a>

KQED News | October 31, 2013

America's First Transcontinental Highway Turns 100

On October 31, 1913, the Lincoln Highway was officially dedicated. read more...

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<a href=http://www.kqed.org/news/story/2013/10/31/128056/economic_political_volatility_cloud_housing_recovery?source=npr&category=economy target=_self>Economic, Political Volatility Cloud Housing Recovery</a>

KQED News | October 31, 2013

Economic, Political Volatility Cloud Housing Recovery

Recent drama in the national economy has left consumers reluctant to buy, experts say. read more...

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