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Children New to Thanksgiving Grateful for Parents, School, Food

November 27, 2013 | 5:11 pm

Children New to Thanksgiving Grateful for Parents, School, Food

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Newcomer students at S.F.’s Mission Education Center understand the meaning of gratitude.

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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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It’s Almost Thanksgiving, Get Ready for Your Local Turkey Trot

November 26, 2013 | 10:50 am

It’s Almost Thanksgiving, Get Ready for Your Local Turkey Trot

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A growing Thanksgiving tradition in the Bay Area and Northern California: a run before the feast.

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4 Reasons to be Thankful for the Bay Area

November 21, 2012 | 11:43 am

4 Reasons to be Thankful for the Bay Area

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I love living in Stockton, but I’m still jealous of the Bay Area. On most weekdays I commute two-and-a-half hours each way from Stockton to my job in San Francisco. I obviously really appreciate my Central Valley hometown — it’s cheap, there is more to do than you might think, and in general the people […]

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November 19, 2012 | 11:46 am

How Bay Area Technologists Can Fix Your Thanksgiving Fixings

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Are you a klutz in the kitchen? Or just suffering from holiday performance anxiety? The high-tech wizards of the Bay Area stand ready to assist. To begin with, San Francisco’s Chow Magazine is offering a series of online videos about such things as Thanksgiving salad, and even how to stuff a turkey with a Twinkie […]

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November 26, 2010 | 8:08 am

Morning Splash

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Happy Black Friday. We stayed home and slept overnight, like we usually do, so we could get up this morning and tell you about all the people in the Bay Area who ate turkey yesterday, fell into a tryptophan-induced nap, then got up to shop, shop, shop all night. The San Jose Mercury News and […]

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