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Dr. Mary Ann Dewan lays out Santa Clara County's new guidelines for schooling during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Keith Menconi
July 01, 2020 - 4:00 am
What will school look like in the fall? Santa Clara County is beginning to sketch out a plan and it comes with some big changes in the classroom.
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Doug Sovern
June 30, 2020 - 7:23 pm
California has already taken massive economic hits because of the coronavirus pandemic, which put a lot of pressure on the governor and other officials to allow things to reopen, some say prematurely. Now, the state may try to put the horse back in the barn, just as businesses were starting to get...
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California Governor Gavin Newsom made a surprise visit to Riverview Elementary School in Parlier, Calif. on Wednesday, February 13, 2019.
Ron Holman
KCBS Radio Overnight News
June 29, 2020 - 8:50 pm
The $202.1 billion spending plan temporarily raises taxes on businesses, pulls heavily from the state's primary savings account and cuts more than $11 billion from state programs.
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San Francisco MUNI bus
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Melissa Culross
June 28, 2020 - 2:42 pm
With Bay Area traffic starting to pick up again, San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency officials are looking at ways to keep bus service moving smoothly as streets become more congested.
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District officials partnered with San Francisco-based public health and tech company Kinsa and others to give away over 8,000 smart thermometers.
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KCBS Radio Weekend News
June 28, 2020 - 3:00 am
The San Francisco Unified School District is giving free thermometers to families in an effort to encourage improved health monitoring.
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The "Better Neighborhoods, Same Neighbors" grant is announced in Oakland.
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Carrie Hodousek
June 27, 2020 - 2:17 pm
Millions of dollars in grant money from the California Strategic Growth Council is going toward neighborhood projects in East Oakland.
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San Rafael launches new outdoor dining event amid coronavirus pandemic
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Megan Goldsby
June 26, 2020 - 1:40 pm
Despite ongoing coronavirus restrictions, businesses in San Rafael have found a way to make the most of warm summer nights and outdoor dining.
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Cedric DeRosas is one of many mentors that helps children starting at a young age.
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Carrie Hodousek
June 25, 2020 - 6:00 am
With the COVID-19 crisis impacting low income communities of color, a local nonprofit is adapting its efforts to ensure that kids who already face obstacles are not left even further behind.
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Hair salons, barber shops cleared to reopen in parts of CA
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KCBS Radio Midday News
June 22, 2020 - 12:31 pm
San Francisco officials are accelerating the city's reopening plan. Mayor London Breed announced Monday that businesses originally slated to reopen on July 15 will now be able to open more than two weeks early.
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Oakland's art community is working to preserve protest art
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Bob Butler
June 21, 2020 - 6:01 pm
Volunteers grabbed buckets Sunday to clean up public spaces around Oakland, removing trash and recyclables from areas where recent protests have been held.
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