Lyon Real Estate is collecting donated winter coats throughout October at its 17 Sacramento-area offices.
A retired Marine who caught a woman as she jumped from the upper deck of a stadium following an Oakland Raiders game was among 21 people honored with medals and cash from the Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Hero Fund Commission.
SAN FRANCISCO - Sergio Romo, the Giants' eccentric relief pitcher, got roped into catching the ceremonial first pitch before a home game in 2010. The team won that night, and the next, and Romo soon embraced the ritual as his own.
People who sit or lie on sidewalks in Monterey's commercial areas can now face $100 fines.
For years, football fans have bemoaned the rule barring NFL home games that haven't sold out from being televised in the local market.