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Pandemic, cashless society putting pressure on tips for non-food workers

Blanca Limon cleaned 11 rooms during a recent shift as a housekeeper at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square – emptying trash cans, making beds, cleaning bathrooms in one of the most expensive cities in the world. world – and earned exactly $3 in tips. She had never seen him like this. While his advice […]

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The best hiking shorts of 2022

Missionary Workshop Hiking, as a discipline, demands certain things from its followers: courage, tenacity, quick thinking and the ability to go without cell service for many, many miles. Disciples, in turn, demand a lot from their hiking gear, especially shorts. They need to dry out quickly, in case of water crossing, rain storm or inability […]

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Road trip with a dog? Tips to Make You Both Happy | Lifestyles

San Francisco dog owner Ben Lowenstein loves to travel – and he never leaves his dog, Javi, behind. Together, the couple took road trips to Chicago, Lake Tahoe and Los Angeles. They hiked the trails of New Mexico, explored the national parks of Utah and traversed the snow banks of Colorado. The best part of […]

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Ukraine crisis may slow, but not stop, Fed increases

Band Howard Schneider WASHINGTON, February 24 (Reuters) – The US Federal Reserve’s battle with inflation, already complicated by the unpredictable impact of a once-a-century pandemic, now faces a likely energy price shock and a another layer of uncertainty following Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine. Oil prices soared overnight, with U.S. crude oil futures topping $100 […]

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10 wine tastings in Napa and Sonoma with “wellness” activities like hiking, biking and yoga

Nowadays, going for a wine tasting can be a much more physical experience. From hikes to yoga classes to horseback rides through vineyards, more Napa and Sonoma wineries are pairing wine and wellness in an effort to connect with younger, health-conscious consumers. health. Learn more about why wineries are launching these features in this story. […]

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Matt Gay’s 30-yard FG lifts Rams over Tom Brady and Buccaneers in NFC Divisional Round – Reuters Sports News

TAMPA, Fla. — Matthew Stafford topped Tom Brady in the final minute, moving the Rams into position for a last-second basket that gave Los Angeles a 30-27 victory over the Buccaneers on Sunday after the seven-time Super Bowl champion led Tampa Bay on a late binding drive. Stafford threw for 366 yards and two touchdowns, […]

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LGBTQ campsites – OutVoices

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California parents who died while hiking were trying to save a child: report

through: Edited by Bobby Oler, Felicia Bolton Job : December 7, 2021 / 11:07 a.m. PST / Update: December 7, 2021 / 11:07 a.m. PST (NewsNation Now) – A new report has revealed that two California parents likely died trying to save their baby from extreme heat while the family was hiking in the Sierra […]

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Even after the COVID hiking boom, Bay Area parks still have a strong pull

During the pandemic lockdown, people tired of sequestering on the couch, at the kitchen table or in the home office flocked to the Bay Area hiking trails, eager to exercise, fresh air and a view of something other than the familiar four walls and Netflix. The Bay Area’s wealth of local, regional, state and national […]

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Legends; Detention Centers and a Gay-In: High and Low Lights of Griffith Park’s 125-Year History | Los Feliz News

Los Feliz — Maybe ghosts live up there. Coyotes certainly do. At approximately 4,210 acres, Griffith Park is the largest city park in the United States with urban wilderness. And this year, he celebrates his 125th birthday. Volunteers throughout the park will mark the event this Saturday, Nov. 13, with talks and information about specific […]

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Officials say they are ready to announce what killed a family hiking in Mariposa County

Mariposa County investigators will unravel the mystery of a family and their dog dying together on a remote hiking trail when they announce their causes of death Thursday. The Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday that it will hold a press conference “regarding the cause of death and the final update on the investigation into […]

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Has algal bloom killed family hiking in Mariposa County? Authorities are checking all possibilities of mysterious deaths

HITES COVE, Mariposa County – Authorities are wondering if a dangerous algal bloom may have killed a young family whose bodies were found here on a hiking trail this week, and friends and investigators are pinning their hopes on a toxicology report waiting for answers. Mariposa County Sheriff’s officials are awaiting toxicology results and told […]

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Remote hiking area where a Northern California family was found dead treated as a hazmat site

Sheriff’s deputies were left mystified at how a family of three, along with their dog, perished on a remote hiking trail in Mariposa County. “This is a very unusual and unique situation,” said Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Kristie Mitchell. “There were no signs of trauma, no obvious cause of death. There was no suicide […]

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A 550 mile mega hiking trail arrives in the Bay Area. “It will be like the Appalachian Trail”

For more stories like this, check out The Chronicle’s weekly travel newsletter! Register here. On a foggy June morning, Ross Heitkamp walked with friends north across the Golden Gate Bridge, wrapping up a two-year project to hike every available section of the 393-mile Bay Area Ridge Trail. “We live in this very populated urban area, […]

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San Francisco announces new licensing process for outdoor entertainment – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Businesses in San Francisco will soon be able to host outdoor concerts and live entertainment thanks to a new permitting process, as the city continues to slowly ease COVID-19 restrictions. , city officials said Friday. The “Just Add Music” permit issued by the city’s entertainment commission allows businesses and others […]

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Pioneering gay mountaineer Silvia Vasquez-Lavado talks about hiking as healing

“I’m from the Andes, I’ve never been a hiker,” says Silvia Vasquez-Lavado, the first gay woman to conquer the famous Seven Summits. But an ayahuasca-fueled journey in his difficult childhood with his mother and father in the early 2000s had him contemplating mountains. Shortly after that and after an outing to Sports Basement for climbing […]