Roadshow: Get used to the train, red light delays on Castro Street

In the East Bay, a "No Thru Traffic" sign may help flow of morning commute on Highway 24 at Pleasant Hill Road exit. 
TRAFFIC
Roadshow: Get used to the train, red light delays on Castro Street

In the East Bay, a "No Thru Traffic" sign may help flow of morning commute on Highway 24 at Pleasant Hill Road exit. 
CAR NEWS
Drivers want new safety technology, but will they pay for it?

Blind spot detection, night vision and collision avoidance systems -- which automatically apply the brakes if the driver doesn't react in time -- are the top three technologies drivers want on their next cars, according to a study released Wednesday by the consulting firm J.D. Power.  
CHATS
Roadshow chat: Wednesday, April 22, at noon

The Roadshow chat is back! Gary Richards will once again field questions about roads and driving, Wednesdays from noon-1 p.m. 
(Courtesy of Bijou)
New chef at Hayward's Bijou; Bay Area food fundraisers

It's a homecoming for Rodrigo CedeƱo , who has returned to his native Hayward to take over the role of executive chef at downtown's Bijou Restaurant & Bar. And chefs throughout the Bay Area are cooking for causes, including the Dining Out for Life AIDS fundraiser.