• California Home + Design is running a poll on which San Francisco restaurant has the best design.
  • From the Richmond District Blog of San Francisco, another in a series of SF West history videos.
  • Are Americans warming to gun control? KALW’s The Informant asks.
  • As Oakland awaits word whether Police Chief Anthony Batts will land a job running San Jose’s police department, Oakland Local has posted his employment contract, which apparently does not penalize him for vamoosing early.


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of EconomyBeat.org, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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