Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Apr 4, 2012

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental waste.

Nov 30, 2011

Rent-A-Trees for True Green Christmas

Rent-A-Trees for True Green Christmas

More and more Christmas celebrants are renting trees.

Nov 17, 2011

Solyndra Soils Green Lending

Solyndra Soils Green Lending

NBC Bay Area's Brent Cannon talks about the Solyndra hearings with the leader of an organization helping fund innovative, green startups.

Nov 17, 2011

Recycling For Rewards

Recycling For Rewards

This mom paid for her 2-week long getaway to Italy simply by recycling! Learn how you can grab cash the green way.

Nov 15, 2011

Recycling Your Way to Italy

Recycling Your Way to Italy

A Sherman Oaks woman just returned from a trip to Italy, which she paid for with money she made recycling bottles and cans.

Nov 15, 2011

The First Commercial U.S. Biofuled Flight

The First Commercial U.S. Biofuled Flight

Scott Budman takes us on a tour of the United flight using biofuel.

Nov 15, 2011

Happy America Recycles Day

Happy America Recycles Day

Today is America Recycles Day, and in honor of the nationwide event, San Leandro officials are encouraging residents to recycle items beyond the usual aluminum can or glass bottle.

Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

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Good Samaritans Rescue Man Who Crashed Into Canal

Good Samaritans Rescue Man Who Crashed Into Canal

They were in the right place at the right time. Good Samaritans on Wednesday rushed to save an elderly man who swerved off the road and ended up in a canal in Antioch.

South Bay Water Restrictions Set to Take Effect

South Bay Water Restrictions Set to Take Effect

Starting on June 15, San Jose residents should anticipate some possible changes on their water bill.

Advocates Concerned For McDonald's Alleged Victim

Advocates Concerned For McDonald's Alleged Victim

A Bay Area domestic violence protection group is raising red flags over former San Francisco 49ers lineman Ray McDonald.

Suspect in "Mrs. Doubtfire" Home Fire Pleads Guilty to Arson

Suspect in "Mrs. Doubtfire" Home Fire Pleads Guilty to Arson

A woman charged with setting fire to a house featured in the popular ``Mrs. Doubtfire'' movie has pleaded guilty to arson. In exchange, prosecutors agreed to drop an attempted murder charge stemming from...

Ex-House Speaker Hastert Indicted on Federal Charges

Ex-House Speaker Hastert Indicted on Federal Charges

Former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert was indicted on federal charges Thursday for allegedly structuring the withdrawal of nearly one million dollars in cash from banks in a way to avoid reporting...

"God Bless Him:" Hostage Describes "Nice" Suspect

"God Bless Him:" Hostage Describes "Nice" Suspect

Jagdish Bhalla, 75, who was one of two hostages held against his will inside an Arco gas station in Antioch for hours on Wednesday, described the ordeal as pleasant.