Goodbye bacon? California’s pork supply at risk with new pig rules

An updated menu and long hours helped restaurant owner Jeannie Kim to keep her business up and running in San Francisco amid the health crisis. But she is worried that the new rules can impact her diner, which mainly serves food for breakfast, as bacon — among her leading menu items — could be difficult […]

Police found couple dead in their Petaluma residence

Law enforcers reported a couple discovered lifeless in their Petaluma home on Saturday afternoon. Petaluma police officers were deployed at around 3:05 p.m. to respond to reports that a husband and wife had not seen or heard for more than a week. Law enforcers came to their residence and entered by force and found the […]

Sacramento County now mandates using mask indoors

Sacramento County took a step higher and turned its indoor mask recommendation into a mandate — becoming the third county in the state to do so. This has followed the state’s new guidance that urged all persons, whether they received vaccines or not, to use face coverings indoors. The mask mandates were first implemented by […]

Not in my backyard: Pro-green energy oppose largest solar plant in Bay Area

The largest solar plant in the San Francisco Bay Area is being planned by a coalition of ranchers, farmers and environmentalists, but those who claim they are in favor of green energy oppose it. Pro-green energy Chris O’Brien, who even utilizes solar panels in his ranch, is among those who contradict the plans, as reported […]

CA resto owner requiring “proof of being unvaccinated” has odd interview with CNN’s Cuomo

Recently, a Southern California restaurant owner made a buzz for putting up notice barring vaccinated people from entering his establishment. Then, he appeared at CNN and had an eccentric interview with Chris Cuomo. “Notice: Proof of being unvaccinated required,” read the sign seen at Italian restaurant Basilico’s Pasta e Vino in Huntington Beach. The establishment […]

Moving to fight climate change, Berkeley to only serve plant-based food at public events

Berkeley’s city council has approved an ordinance that demands to slash its animal-based products spending by half by 2024, moving the city to start serving vegan food at public gatherings, jails, senior centers and city buildings. The city’s Mayor Jesse Arreguín has co-sponsored the said measure, being the first-of-its-kind. It calls for the progressive city […]

Largest number of homes devoured by Dixie Fire, damage map shows

The U.S. Forest Service said the Dixie Fire became the 14th largest wildfire in California history as it spread to 217, 581 acres on Wednesday. Its blaze has reached about 250 miles northeast of San Francisco and 23 percent of it was controlled. The fire ravaged multiple homes, as seen in an initial damage assessment […]