Lawrence Charles Sommers age 68 on December 8, 2014, at his home on Lena Beach in Juneau, Alaska. Larry was raised in Orinda, in the San Francisco area. Important to him was helping friends establish the Empty Gate Zen Center in Berkeley in the 1960's which he...
Michael Burns

...McCoy and Erin Burns and their daughter Audrey of Bozeman, MT; and daughter Bridget and her husband Shane Banhart of San Francisco. Mike is also survived by his sister Susan Hellberg, brother Patrick Burns and his wife Terri, his mother-in-law...
A taste of sustainability

...fisherwoman, hosted the welcome reception Wednesday in her home for chefs Ryan Lachaine from Houston, Rickie Nakano from San Francisco and David Varley from Seattle. After putting on display meals made with local seafood and charcuterie from Panhandle...
Feds end decade-long prosecution of Barry Bonds without conviction

SAN FRANCISCO - After a nearly decade-long prosecution...conviction.A jury convicted the former San Francisco Giants star in 2011 of obstruction of...California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco. The DOJ said in its court filing that...
Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground By LISA LEFF and DAVID KLEPPER

SAN FRANCISCO - The push for a higher minimum wage gained momentum on both sides of...many labor groups in recent months.So far, Los Angeles, Seattle, San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley have approved phased-in increases that eventually...
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With Boston out, can L.A. revive a US Olympic bid?

...played host in 1984 - as the best possible substitute.San Francisco and Washington were also in the mix at the end of the...with the USOC, but was willing to talk.A move to San Francisco or Washington would come as a surprise. Then again...
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47th annual Southeast Alaska State Fair runs July 30-Aug. 2

...Dalton City.The Sunday All-Star Jam, hosted by David Correa of Cascada, a flamenco-style guitarist from the San Francisco area, will be presented Sunday, Aug. 2, from 2-4 p.m. on the main stage.And the new Haines Community Garden...
Teen boy accused of killing 8-year-old girl

...Guard surveyed the ocean 2 miles from where she was last seen.___Associated Press writer Kristin J. Bender in San Francisco and AP photographer Ben Margot in Santa Cruz contributed to this report.
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Maxine Sue Brouillette

Rest in PeaceMaxine Sue Brouillette of Juneau Alaska, Haines Alaska, Seattle Washington, San Francisco California and Las Vegas Nevada died unexpectedly at the age of 68. She loved her small family she called her cubs, Susan Brouillette...
Study: Women with mild memory problem worsen faster than men

...Dr. Kristine Yaffe of the University of California, San Francisco. "We don't really understand what this is all about...Dr. Michael Weiner of the University of California, San Francisco. The study couldn't explain why, although it didn't...
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