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The Great Christmas Dickens Fair at the Cow Palace
Rich Yee/Dickens Fair
Megan Goldsby
November 20, 2019 - 10:57 pm
It's going to be a delicious weekend in San Francisco on Sunday at the county fair building in Golden Gate Park. It's the Fall Chocolate Salon, with tempering techniques, demonstrations from local chocolatiers, and samples. It's happening November 24, 2019, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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San Mateo County Raises Transgender Flag to Mark Day of Remembrance
Keith Menconi / KCBS
Keith Menconi
November 20, 2019 - 5:12 pm
For the first time ever, San Mateo County has raised the transgender flag in front of the County Center as part of a day of commemorative events Wednesday that marked the Transgender Day of Remembrance.
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Dreamstime
Matt Bigler
November 20, 2019 - 3:53 pm
San Francisco is starting to "deep clean" some of the most popular areas of the city for the holidays. But some say those tax dollars should be spent on some of the city's other bigger problems. “Let’s get the show started, right?” San Francisco's Department of Public Works Director Mohammad Nuru...
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City of Vallejo Welcomes Visitors
Matt Bigler/KCBS
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
November 20, 2019 - 2:45 pm
Vallejo police say an off-duty Richmond police sergeant fatally shot a man who took a gun out of his vehicle and approached the officer during a confrontation in a Vallejo shopping center parking lot earlier this month. But an attorney for the dead man's family says police are not actually being...
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The intersection of Alum Rock Avenue at Jackson in San Jose where a fatal hit-and-run accident occurred late Tuesday night.
Matt Bigler / KCBS
Matt Bigler
November 20, 2019 - 2:13 pm
One person was killed and several others injured in a hit and run crash Tuesday night in East San Jose.
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Oakland Assembly is a food hall that's expected to open in Jack London Square in 2020
JRDV
Carrie Hodousek
November 20, 2019 - 1:15 pm
Oakland is getting a massive new food hall in Jack London Square that will feature famous Bay Area chefs and businesses. The two-story market hall will be a culinary destination for Bay Area food lovers. “Oakland Assembly” opens next summer with space for nearly two dozen local chefs. “I think this...
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Humpback Whale Swims In Alameda Lagoon
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Margie Shafer
November 20, 2019 - 11:56 am
The commercial crab season south of the Mendocino-Sonoma County line was expected to open this Friday. But environmentally minded crab fishermen from Half Moon Bay to Bodega Bay are now voluntarily postponing the opening of their season on account of the whales in the area.
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: The Sebastiani Theatre and much of downtown remained dark on October 10, 2019 in Sonoma, California. Power outages were scheduled as preemptive moves by PG&E to address hot, dry and windy weather and the risk of wildfires, according to the company.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
November 20, 2019 - 10:53 am
Pacific Gas & Electric has again preemptively shut off power to hundreds of thousands of Californians, in an attempt to reduce fire danger from its equipment during windy and dry weather. The for-profit utility cut says an estimated 150,000 customers in 18 counties could be impacted, which...
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All News KCBS Radio
November 20, 2019 - 10:02 am
The Orinda City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to pass a temporary ban on some short-term rentals. The emergency ordinance places a 45 day moratorium on any property where the owner is not present.
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A BART passenger was fatally stabbed in South Hayward on Nov. 19, 2019.
Bob Butler/KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
November 20, 2019 - 7:58 am
Police say a man was killed on BART Tuesday after trying to stop a theft on a train near the South Hayward station.
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