.Lauren Gard

Feb 23, 2011

Shopping for Every Occasion

Supporting small local businesses has never been easier — or more fun. Forget about hopping on BART to fulfill your fantasy shopping list —...
Nov 26, 2008

Affordable, Local, and Unique

Given that your wallet may be particularly light this holiday season — and your work bonus a $5 Starbucks card, if you're lucky — snagging affordable...
Aug 8, 2007

Embracing the Spectrum

Gender educator Stephanie Brill has a mantra to spread: Let your kids be who they want to be.
May 30, 2007

J-School Names Next Dean

Dianne Lynch it is. The online media maven (check out her blog here) and current dean of Ithaca College's school of communication dropped out...
May 23, 2007

BHA Fires All 22 Staffers

Not only did Berkeley's Housing Authority pay rent to landlords on behalf of dead tenants, as we reported earlier this month , they also...
May 23, 2007

Would Adding Fleet Of Youth Workers Make BART Safer?

Think BART should run a teen escort service? Oakland Councilwoman Jane Brunner does. (The perfectly legit kind, of course.) On the heels of an...
May 21, 2007

San Francisco Chronicle to Slash Newsroom Staff

Come fall, the Chronicle's masthead will be 25 percent shorter. "Eighty reporters, photographers, copy editors, and others, as well as 20 employees in management...
May 18, 2007

UC Berkeley J-School to Name New Dean Next Week?

Yesterday, College Ave., a blog out of Ithaca College, reported that a faculty meeting was to be held today at Ithaca's Park School of...