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People boating under the influence may be held responsible

California law requires watercraft operators to be sober

There’s good access to online back-to-school events

Parents may attend gatherings hosted by all of their children’s teachers

Last Call with Saul: When life gives you orange skies, make orange cocktails

Alien atmosphere gives rise to color-themed drinks

SFUSD online platform offers vital information

Parents can connect about their children’s education on computer or cellphone

With Election Day coming, here’s how to vote in California

Due to COVID-19, aspects of the 2020 general election are unprecedented

On the Vine: The ‘electric acidity’ of Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay

The Hilt creates delicious wine from Santa Barbara County vineyards

SF teens get new perspective on country on cross-country bike excursion

Riders traveled 3,614 miles, climbed 155,706 feet uphill, averaged 69.5 miles a day and repaired 65 flat tires

Resources for those affected by California’s wildfires

People can reach out to local, state and federal agencies for assistance

A pooch’s Pacific paradise

Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is fine for canines and their humans

Song for His Father: David and the Rev. Jesse James

Guitarist and bandleader makes new music in honor of his ‘complex’ dad

Last Call with Saul: The virtues and perils of at-home drinking

To-go cocktails helping some bars as they struggle to survive during ongoing uncertainty

There are bright spots in distance learning

Exciting activities are happening in virtual classrooms

Can the federal government deploy federal police to states?

Officers must have probable cause when detaining people at peaceful rallies

Tech tips for families

SFUSD is assisting youngsters as they study online from home

Lucky Rock speaks to a new generation

Brothers Aaron and Jesse Inman have a modern take on the wine business

There are ways to deal with cyberbullying in school

California has enacted laws to protect children from being abused online

A guide to the new school year

Happy New School Year! The beginning of a new school year is…

Last Call with Saul: Feeling alone in a pandemic

People must make their own decisions about risks of gathering outdoors

Bay Area cyclists discover kindness in middle America

S.F.’s School of the Arts students enjoy cross-country ride-of-a-lifetime