From Capitol Notes (from KQED’s own John Myers): A Capitol Christmas Tale. John’s very Sacramento spin on a well-known work by Clement C. Moore.

From Mission Local: Mission Holiday Lights.

In the S.F. Appeal: Chris Daly: ‘I am a San Francisco bar owner.’

From Berkeleyside: Berkeleyside’s most popular stories of 2010: The lion roars.

In Oakland North: Gingerbread cookies: A video how-to guide.


Dan Brekke

Dan Brekke (Twitter: @danbrekke) has worked in media ever since Nixon's first term, when newspapers were still using hot type. He had moved on to online news by the time Bill Clinton met Monica Lewinsky. He's been at KQED since 2007, is an enthusiastic practitioner of radio and online journalism and will talk to you about absolutely anything. Reach Dan Brekke at

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