Michelle Gachet

The Year in Photos in the Bay Area

Take a look at the photos of the most memorable Bay Area news stories of 2011. Spencer Platt/Getty Harold Camping, founder of a Christian radio located in Oakland, predicted the world would end on May 21st. Judgment Day was advertised through hundreds of billboards and volunteers. Justin Sullivan/Getty Ed Lee announces he will run for San … Continue reading The Year in Photos in the Bay Area →

Transbay Terminal Excavation Unearths 19th Century Life in SF

Hand-painted porcelain dolls, animal bone toothbrushes and antique medicinal bottles at the new Transbay Archeology Exhibit open a window into 19th-century daily life in San Francisco. The artifacts are from an archeological excavation at Minna and Natoma streets where the new Transbay Transit Center is being built. “It’s a chance to see the material parts … Continue reading Transbay Terminal Excavation Unearths 19th Century Life in SF →