LeeAnne Jones

Contributing Writer, Via

LeeAnne Jones is the former managing editor of Via. Previously, she was the managing editor of Diablo magazine, and her work has also appeared in Rhapsody, Napa Sonoma, and Sacramento.


What's New at Zoos and Aquariums in the West

What's New at Zoos and Aquariums in the West

Unique creatures, family programs, and more.
Oakland Zoo Turns 100

Oakland Zoo Turns 100

See California condors and grizzly bears while supporting wildlife conservation efforts around the world.
Sierra Nevada Day Trips

Sierra Nevada Day Trips

On your way to the snow, detour for wine, gold, and giant sequoias.
Top Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Top Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Want to cover a lot of ground on a quick trip to one of the West's best national parks? Here's how.
How to Have a Fun Halloween at Home

How to Have a Fun Halloween at Home

Six ways to get into the spirit, even if you’re staying in this year.
Is Your Car Ready for Summer?

Is Your Car Ready for Summer?

The heat of the season is tough on vehicles. A little prep can help you steer clear of trouble.
How to Navigate Utah DMV Services During Covid-19

How to Navigate Utah DMV Services During Covid-19

Discover which tasks may be completed online, in person, or at your local AAA branch.
How to Navigate Nevada DMV Services During Covid-19

How to Navigate Nevada DMV Services During Covid-19

Discover which tasks may be completed online, in person, or at your local AAA branch.
How to Navigate California DMV Services During Covid-19

How to Navigate California DMV Services During Covid-19

Discover which tasks may be completed online, in person, or at your local AAA branch.
5 Remote-Learning Tips for Parents

5 Remote-Learning Tips for Parents

Re-create school at home.
5 Cozy Winter Drinks to Make Now

5 Cozy Winter Drinks to Make Now

Sip on a cup of comfort and nostalgia with these recipes.
6 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

6 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

Find calm while you prepare for the holidays with this simple checklist.
How to Talk to Your Aging Parents About Finances

How to Talk to Your Aging Parents About Finances

Conversations about money aren’t easy, but the right approach goes a long way.
How to Clean Car Seats and Boosters

How to Clean Car Seats and Boosters

Remove stains and smells without compromising safety.
Hiking in Mount Diablo State Park

Hiking in Mount Diablo State Park

Mount Diablo State Park lures hikers with diverse trails and stunning views.