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Monthly Archives: December 2009

San Francisco High School Relishes Last Spin as Skateboarding Mecca

Published June 1, 2009 in SF
At first glance, San Francisco’s Raoul Wallenberg High looks to be just another city school with peeling paint, tall fences, and randomly tagged walls. And yet, this is one of the most hallowed and revered sites in the world of skateboarding.

Proton Cancer Therapy Accelerates

Published August 20, 2009 on CBS
For bone cancer patient Nicole McLaughlin to get proton-beam radiation therapy–a treatment to which she owes her life–it took traveling across the country to what then, in 1999, was the only facility providing such technology.

A recipe for high-tech chocolate

Published June 18, 2009 on CNET News. Silicon Valley tech culture meets San Francisco food culture at the new factory for artisan chocolate maker, Tcho.