A Stone’s Throw

Need a vacation from the holidays? Morro Bay offers miles of trails for hiking, gently rolling roads for biking and bountiful bird- and animal-watching opportunities. And the price is right for post-holiday de-stressing.

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Faces of the East Bay

In the Philanthropic Swim

In the Philanthropic Swim

Rockridge residents John Bliss and Kim Thompson may live far removed the gritty flats of East and West Oakland. But this philanthropic couple see themselves as one with the citizens of Oakland, particularly those who are struggling financially, and they’re leading a campaign to get their “financially blessed” peers to invest in the community like they have by funding city programs to teach kids how to swim.