Thousands of flowers will adorn Thanksgiving tables today, but according to Stanford earth science students, many professional and store-bought arrangements are grown with heavy pesticides and may not make for eco-friendly centerpieces.
In immigrant households, Thanksgiving dinner can result in some exotic pairings on the menu. Sushi and pumpkin pie, anyone?
Formerly homeless and addicted to drugs, Eric Clemons joins other homeless men and women in CHEFS, a Bay Area program training them to become culinary professionals.
According to the U.S. Fire Administration, turkey fryers and other holiday mishaps cause 2,000 Thanksgiving residential fires nationwide. Santa Clara County fire and public safety departments urge caution.
Caltrain, SamTrans and VTA are all altering service for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend and advising passengers to plan ahead if they intend to use public transportation this week.