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Cost of avoiding traffic will rise

...along with just the smallest of gaps between them.Perhaps the most ambitious highway-conversion plan is in the San Francisco Bay Area, where hills and the namesake body of water are natural barriers to mobility. Regional transportation planners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-26/cost-avoiding-traffic-will
Thousands cheer on world champion Warriors during Oakland parade

...support for the team at a time when Oakland officials are fighting to keep the NBA champions from relocating across the San Francisco Bay. The Warriors have purchased land in San Francisco, where they plan to build a privately financed arena.Warriors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-06-19/thousands-cheer-world-champio
New Apple, Google features will improve interactions with devices

...only in select cities at first. In the U.S., that will be Baltimore, Chicago, New York, Philadelphia, the San Francisco Bay Area and Washington. It's not everywhere, but it's a good start.On Android, Google Maps will get offline...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2015-06-18/new-apple-go
Wine Time: Priest Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 and Coachgun 2009, Napa Valley

...owned it for more than a century.It was sold in 1968 to Carl Rose, who made his money renting out houses in the San Francisco Bay area. He bought 2,000 acres and planted grapes, primarily Cabernet Sauvignon and Riesling.In the 1990s, another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-06-16/wine-time-priest-ranc
Wine Time: Educated Guess Chardonnay 2013, Carneros

...great region, Carneros, at the southern end of Napa and Sonoma. It gets the cooling breezes and gentle fog from San Francisco Bay, allowing the grapes to ripen slowly, adding to the complexity of the grapes.Then the winemaker ferments 60 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-27/wine-time-educated-gu
Margaret Fuller

...Joseph Joe B. Fuller. Marge was born in Cleveland, OH but moved to California at an early age and lived in the San Francisco Bay area until moving to Augusta in 1946. She met her husband while he was in the Navy during World War II. They were...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174921488
Wine Time: Frank Family Chardonnay 2013, Carneros

...the cool Carneros region, which is ideal for growing Chardonnay grapes. Cool breezes and fog blowing in from the San Francisco Bay allow the grapes to ripen slowly and develop complexity.The wine is barrel fermented in 34 percent new, 33 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/wine-time-frank-famil
'Entopreneurs' feed growing appetite for edible insects

...I'm not sure this is going to be my everyday snack, but I think it's fun and I think it's cool."Across San Francisco Bay inside at a kitchen in Berkeley, Megan Miller and her assistants shape clumps of orange-ginger cookie dough...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-19/entopreneurs-feed-growing-
Google structure in Silicon Valley remains a mystery

...erecting a four-story structure in the heart of the San Francisco Bay but is managing to conceal its purpose by constructing...requirements for builders.Google has also avoided the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission, a state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-05/google-structure-silicon-v
Kiwis off to strong start at America's Cup

...Emirates Team New Zealand skimmed above the waves of San Francisco Bay faster and better than defending champion Oracle Team...race to win by 52 seconds on a hot, gorgeous day on San Francisco Bay.The Kiwis need seven more wins to claim the oldest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-09-07/kiwis-strong-start-a