Gabriel Metcalf, longtime CEO of SPUR, departing for Australia – San Francisco Business Times

Gabriel Metcalf, president and CEO of SPUR, is leaving the nonprofit urban think tank at the end of the year for a job in Australia. Metcalf said in a letter to SPUR members that he will become CEO for Committee for Sydney, a city planning group in Australia’s largest metropolis. Throughout his years at SPUR,…

Bay Area calendar: Art and wine festival, Magic Lantern 3-D show and more

The Bridges of Madison County: Through April 29, Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. Musical romance about the roads we travel and the bridges we dare to cross. $45-$105. mvcpa.com Impure Thoughts (Without Apology): April 29, LeFevre Theatre, Saint Mary’s College, 1928 Saint Marys Road, Moraga. Inspired by the…

Gustavo Arellano What California’s racist history can teach us in the battle to save immigrants from Trump

Today, as in the past, California sees itself seen as a beacon of hope, as the last Promised Land in the United States. That’s how it’s been since 1849, when the world rushed in for gold. The state’s rulers welcomed the so-called Argonauts, as well as subsequent generations of other Americans: Midwesterners lured by our…

Local Report: Napa boys basketball team rallies to stun Washington in OT at tournament

Dreamstime The Napa High boys basketball team pulled out an unbelievable comeback win over Washington in the Casa Grande tournament Friday night in Petaluma, rallying to defeat the Eagles of San Francisco in overtime, 56-54. After falling behind 23-3 in the first quarter, and trailing by double digits until late in the fourth, the Indians…

Girl’s bedroom decoration ideas

Girl’s bedroom decoration ideas

For the sophisticated and attractive apartment, it is necessary to decorate the apartment efficiently. There are a lot of techniques to decorate the apartment but the best one is to paint the walls of the apartment. If you are going to shift in a new apartment and want to decorate it then first and one…