• From San Jose Inside: Silicon Valley Latino Report Card.
  • Reports The Snitch: San Francisco’s Human Rights Commission has released a report that says bisexuals are neglected in the city.
  • The Oakland Running Festival this weekend… Street closures from Oakland North.
  • Video from Mission Local: A tribute to actress Sandy Archer, an original San Francisco Mime Troupe member.
  • From 7X7: 10 best dishes in the Haight-Ashbury for under $10
  • Britney is coming to the Castro after all — in wax, says the Bay Area Reporter.


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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