St Patrick's Day Mar 17

Shamrocks & Shenanigans!

California Live contributor Berlin goes green and heads out to find out how much people know about St. Patrick’s Day. Meanwhile, California Live contributor Blanche Shaheen surprises him and takes him...

  • food and drink Feb 2

    Holy Cannoli!

    Cannolis are a Sicilian treat, but do you know the art of making them? California Live contributor Blanche Shaheen learns how to make this ancient Italian pastry with the “Cannoli King,” Joey Cappello of Romolo’s Cannoli.......Recipe:......Cannolis with Pistachio Cream...1 pound pistachios...2 cups water...5 pounds ricotta cheese ...
  • discover black heritage Feb 1

    Exploring San Francisco's MoAD Museum

    California Live contributor Berlin takes us inside a museum that celebrates Black history and culture with a look at the exhibit The New Black Vanguard: Photography between Art and Fashion.

  • health and fitness Jan 31

    Hooked On Boxing

    A swing and a jab could make you feel better than you know! California Live contributor Blanche Shaheen learns about the physical and mental benefits of boxing.

  • Sports Jan 30

    Viva Charrería!

    Time to saddle up! California Live contributor Blanche Shaheen shares the story of a Napa-based team called Charros de Honrama and one family’s love and passion for Charrería.

  • Jessica Vilchis Jan 30

    Rich Ting on Being Named Grand Marshal of The Chinese New Year Festival & Parade

    Actor Rich Ting stops by California Live to discuss being named Grand Marshal of San Francisco’s Chinese New Year Festival & Parade, and why it’s important to continue holding celebrations like these in light of the recent shootings. He also gives a sneak peek of the upcoming Apple TV+ series, “Hello Tomorrow!”

  • Blanche Shaheen Jan 26

    Krazy for Kunafah!

    It’s an iconic Middle Eastern dessert that has gained popularity worldwide! California Live Contributor Blanche Shaheen learns how to make the filo dough pastry called Kunafah....Recipe:...Blanche’s Family Kunufah Recipe...2 pounds Akawi or farmer’s cheese (you can also use Mexican queso blanco, or can use 50% ricotta cheese)...1 pou...
  • Diversity & Equality Feb 8

    San Francisco's Queer Past: Reflecting on The Pride Flag

    California Live Contributor Berlin takes us for a tour of the GLBT Historical Society museum. Founded in 1985, it maintains one of the world’s largest archival collections of LGBTQ historical materials including the suit Harvey Milk wore when he was assassinated in 1978 and the original rainbow flag.

  • Restaurants & Recipes Jan 24

    Chickpea Pancakes!

    California Live Contributor Blanche Shaheen learns how to make Indian chickpea pancakes for brunch. It’s an easy recipe with a spicy kick.

  • Lunar New Year Jan 20

    Lunar New Year Treats

    Happy Lunar New Year! California Live contributor Blanche Shaheen visits a popular bakery to learn all about some delicious traditional desserts.

  • Ross Thomas Dec 29, 2022

    Ross Ziplines Through Santa Cruz' Magnificent Redwoods

    “California Live’s” Ross Thomas takes an epic adventure through the Santa Cruz Mountains. He gets in touch with nature at Mount Hermon Adventures which offers thrilling experiences that fill the soul such as flying through the redwoods on a zip line.

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    ‘Tis the Season to Save, with Verizon's Holiday Deals for Everyone on Your List

    Santa Claus is coming to town…and so are Verizon’s tech deals! Get great offers on the new Google Pixel 7 Pro, or the Google Pixel watch. For more offers all season long, visit


  • Blanche Shaheen Dec 13, 2022

    Holiday Hot Chocolate

    Warm up your holidays with a delicious cup of hot cocoa! California Live Contributor Blanche Shaheen is at Dandelion Chocolate in San Francisco for tips on how to get creative with a Hot Chocolate Bar for your next party. Learn to make the perfect cup of hot chocolate. Find the recipe below.......**Cocoa Nib Cream Recipe**...-INGREDIENTS...2 c Heav...
  • sweet tooth Oct 11, 2022

    Inside TCHO Chocolate Factory

    We’re talking a spooktacular combo this Halloween season – chocolate and pumpkin! California Live’s Malou Nubla takes us inside TCHO chocolate factory.

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