Author: Lyle W. Norton

Lyle W. Norton is a wine enthusiast and blogger in Santa Rosa who has written a wine column for 15 years. Visit his blog at www.lifebylyle.com.

San Francisco 49ers walk off Seahawks, snap rivalry losing streak

SANTA CLARA — Since December 8, 2013, the San Francisco 49ers have played five different quarterbacks, employed four separate head…

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USF Dons move to 10-1 with 3-point barrage against Fullerton

Kyle Smith on the #USFDons win pic.twitter.com/tOl4OAn65f— Ryan Gorcey (@RyanGorcey) December 16, 2018 As good as the University of San…

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Man placed on psychiatric hold after spitting on BART operator

A man was detained on a psychiatric hold after allegedly spitting at a BART train operator at the 16th Street…

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10 uncommon tips for staying safe on the ski slopes

Surely you have heard the usual advice: Get strong, stay flexible, don’t take the last run, and ski with a…

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Wine tasting around the square in Healdsburg

Quaint downtown Healdsburg is always an enjoyable visit, especially during this season. Exceptional galleries and shops, award-winning restaurants and boutique…

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SF schools face pressure to remove offensive depictions of Native Americans from mural, textbooks

From a mural inside a San Francisco high school that depicts white colonizers stepping over the dead body of a…

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Gender equality and representation are progressive values

Why has it been so difficult for women in progressive politics in San Francisco? The Board of Supervisor’s new progressive…

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San Francisco cannot solve the Bay Area’s affordable housing crisis on its own

In the Follow the Money column published April 29, I argued that over the next 20 years the greater Bay…

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