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Six Ways the Bay Area Can Help Its Housing Affordability Problem

November 29, 2013 | 1:31 pm

Six Ways the Bay Area Can Help Its Housing Affordability Problem

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Creating affordable housing requires a multi-pronged, nuanced approach. Experts suggest some solutions.

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News Pix: Berkeley Half Marathon, Thanksgiving With Grace and a Feisty Park Ranger

November 29, 2013 | 12:50 pm

News Pix: Berkeley Half Marathon, Thanksgiving With Grace and a Feisty Park Ranger

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This week’s news from around the Bay Area in photos.

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HandUp: Connecting Those in Need With Those Who Want to Help

November 27, 2013 | 6:00 am

HandUp: Connecting Those in Need With Those Who Want to Help

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San Francisco startup gives the homeless a way to list their needs and get donations a la Kickstarter.

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As Need Increases at Food Banks, Donations Are Dropping

November 26, 2013 | 6:18 pm

As Need Increases at Food Banks, Donations Are Dropping

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Bay Area food banks are falling short on Thanksgiving this year.

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‘Dinner With Grace’: Breaking Bread, and Barriers, With San Francisco Hotel Dwellers

November 26, 2013 | 12:14 pm

‘Dinner With Grace’: Breaking Bread, and Barriers, With San Francisco Hotel Dwellers

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Program brings food to residents of low-income hotels — and tries to break their isolation, too.

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Bay Area Authors, Activists and Listeners Weigh In on Gentrification

November 18, 2013 | 6:42 pm

Bay Area Authors, Activists and Listeners Weigh In on Gentrification

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What, exactly, does the word mean? Voices from the community say what they think.

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KQED Launches ‘Priced Out: The Bay Area’s High Cost of Living’

October 30, 2013 | 2:53 pm

KQED Launches ‘Priced Out: The Bay Area’s High Cost of Living’

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Over the coming months KQED will bring you the facts and stories of the Bay Area housing crisis as part of a new series we’re calling ‘Priced Out.’

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Homeless Advocates Oppose SF Park Curfew

October 29, 2013 | 10:23 am

Homeless Advocates Oppose SF Park Curfew

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Board of Supervisors will hear a proposal Tuesday to close all city parks from midnight to 5 a.m. daily.

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News Pix: Berkeley’s Indigenous People’s Day, Beautiful Alameda Sunset, Protests

October 11, 2013 | 2:29 pm

News Pix: Berkeley’s Indigenous People’s Day, Beautiful Alameda Sunset, Protests

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News photos from events all around the Bay Area this past week.

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Attorney General Kamala Harris Sues For-Profit College Company

October 10, 2013 | 4:59 pm

Attorney General Kamala Harris Sues For-Profit College Company

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Suit alleges that some of the college’s programs guaranteeing jobs lead to no jobs whatsoever.

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