Crosscurrents

6:19pm

Tue March 4, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

Unemployment in SF? Numbers are down, but so are spirits

Liz Mak

 

San Francisco currently has the third lowest unemployment rate of all California's counties. But while that’s good news, it doesn't mean that much if you’re one of the more than 23,000 San Franciscans still finding it difficult to get work.

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11:29am

Wed September 18, 2013
Crosscurrents ~ 9/18 at 5pm

Ira Glass on "Crosscurrents" today at 5!

Ira Glass spends an hour with KALW News Director Holly Kernan geeking out about radio, with stories about the early days of radio, Radio Havana in the Mission, and the first bi-lingual radio program.  Today at 5pm.

4:06pm

Mon September 9, 2013
Arts & Culture

The long journey to recognize California’s State song

California Republic
Flickr Commons

Can you name California’s State Song? Are you even aware that California has a State Song? Well, it does, and it used to be sung widely at special events, such as the Inauguration of the Governor. If you know anyone who went to school in the Golden State before the 1960s, they can probably still sing part of it, because classes started each day with students reciting the Pledge to the Flag, along with the song, “I Love You California.”

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10:41am

Fri June 21, 2013
Arts & Culture

Written on the Dock of the Bay: June 21, 2013

Wear Your Dreams by Ed Hardy

Written on the Dock of the Bay is your weekly guide to literary and bookish happenings in the pleasantly literary and bookish Bay Area.

BAY AREA BOOK WORLD BREAKING NEWS

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4:32pm

Sat May 25, 2013
Arts & Culture

Written on the Dock of the Bay: May 25, 2013

The cover of Lisa Hanawalt's Dirty Dumb Eyes

Written on the Dock of the Bay is your weekly guide to literary and bookish happenings in the pleasantly literary and bookish Bay Area.

Saturday, May 25

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