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Saturday, Apr 4, 2015 at 05:27 PM PDT

Teen's Life-Bettering Inventions Rake in Awards

Teen's Life-Bettering Inventions Rake in Awards

Maya Varma has been cleaning up at science fairs since the 6th grade. Every time she wins, we all do.

Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 at 10:43 PM PST

13-Year-Old Creator Who Created Braille Printer Out Of Lego Now Youngest Ever To Receive Venture Capital

13-Year-Old Creator Who Created Braille Printer Out Of Lego Now Youngest Ever To Receive Venture Capital

Intel Capital announced on Tuesday it is funding Braigo Labs and it's founder, 13-year-old Shubham Banerjee

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 06:20 PM PDT

San Francisco Banker Goes (Six) Extra Miles To Help Non Profit Customer

San Francisco Banker Goes (Six) Extra Miles To Help Non Profit Customer

For Gabriel Speyer, doing good during his 9-5, apparently isn't good enough

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 03:38 AM PDT

Return Of Stolen Therapy Dog Allows Disabled Man To Continue Inspirational Work

Return Of Stolen Therapy Dog Allows Disabled Man To Continue Inspirational Work

When Arthur Renowitzky's stolen therapy dog, Love, was returned last month, it was hailed as good news. The real good news, though, is the work those two are able to continue doing.

Tuesday, Dec 10, 2013 at 01:57 PM PST

21st Century Solutions Award Winners Announced

21st Century Solutions Award Winners Announced

The Second Annual 21st Century Solutions Program Awards Innovative Social Projects

Tuesday, Nov 26, 2013 at 06:44 PM PST

Livermore Couple Provide Thanksgiving Dinner For Thousands

Livermore Couple Provide Thanksgiving Dinner For Thousands

For 30 years, Lurline and Randy Moore have been organizing, with the help of some key volunteers, the annual Livermore Community Thanksgiving Dinner.

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2013 at 10:38 AM PDT

Turning Back The Clock In Silicon Valley

Turning Back The Clock In Silicon Valley

A dedicated group of environmentalists have spent thousands of hours over the past decade trying to make a 40-acre patch of California look like California.

Saturday, Mar 2, 2013 at 06:48 PM PST

Bay Area Proud

Bay Area Proud

Bay Area Proud

Saturday, Dec 29, 2012 at 05:40 PM PST

From the Fields: An American Journey

From the Fields: An American Journey

Film's producer said the goal of the documentary is to "intervene in the popular stereotypes that depict Latinos as 'illegals,' or 'gang members,' among other negative representations."

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2012 at 04:45 PM PST

NBC Bay Area Awards $100,000 to Non-Profits

NBC Bay Area Awards $100,000 to Non-Profits

NBC Bay Area partners with the NBCUniversal Foundation to award money to support innovation

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