Angela Johnston http://kalw.org en 3D printed prosthetics are fashion statements for amputees http://kalw.org/post/3d-printed-prosthetics-are-fashion-statements-amputees <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15; background-color: transparent;">When Deborah </span>Bevilacqua<span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15; background-color: transparent;"> lost her leg in a motorcycle accident ten years ago, she had to get a prosthetic leg. It’s been functional she says, but it’s not pretty. </span></p><p></p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Angela Johnston 46291 at http://kalw.org 3D printed prosthetics are fashion statements for amputees The Hamlin School celebrates 150 years tradition and innovation http://kalw.org/post/hamlin-school-celebrates-150-years-tradition-and-innovation <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-5e7b8edf-8cbf-40bf-d49d-ecfb3fa36288"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Callie Jones is showing me how to 3D print a tiny yellow chess piece, after designing it herself on a computer. It’s her second day in the 3D printing club and she’s already a pro. </span></span></p><p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Angela Johnston 45089 at http://kalw.org The Hamlin School celebrates 150 years tradition and innovation What impacts are tech companies really having on San Francisco’s mid-Market district? http://kalw.org/post/what-impacts-are-tech-companies-really-having-san-francisco-s-mid-market-district <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Del Seymour makes sure to take everybody on his walking tours of the Tenderloin to the corner of Turk and Taylor.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">“I lived on this street,” he says. “I didn’t have an address but I lived on this street if you know what I mean.”</span></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 23:05:41 +0000 Angela Johnston 41910 at http://kalw.org What impacts are tech companies really having on San Francisco’s mid-Market district? State Senator Leland Yee charged with public corruption, arms trafficking http://kalw.org/post/state-senator-leland-yee-charged-public-corruption-arms-trafficking <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-2b8232e1-00d3-b9ac-1216-fac18f8f2b2f"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">State Democratic Senator Leland Yee has been charged with public corruption, after a series of raids this morning by the FBI and gang task force officials. Yee’s Senate office in Sacramento was searched, and he was arrested at his Sunset district home in San Francisco.</span></span></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:13:45 +0000 Angela Johnston 41526 at http://kalw.org State Senator Leland Yee charged with public corruption, arms trafficking San Francisco parents raise private funds to support public school http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-parents-raise-private-funds-support-public-school <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Steve Sacks is the PTA President at Alvarado Elementary School in </span>Noe<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Valley. He takes a lot of pride in this small school and the education it provides to just over 500 students.</span></p><p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 23:46:25 +0000 Angela Johnston 41461 at http://kalw.org San Francisco parents raise private funds to support public school