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The SF riots that brought out the National Guard – San Francisco Chronicle

The SF riots that brought out the National Guard – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleOn September 27, 1966 a riot broke out in San Francisco’s Hunters Point, a black neighborhood, when a white police of...
The Giants need to beat the Dodgers to get into the postseason – McCovey Chronicles

The Giants need to beat the Dodgers to get into the postseason – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesThe 2016 Giants, in particular, have been like a box of chocolates: They’ve melted in your hands, and now they’ve ruined y...
49ers notes: Low sacks, short throws result from same philosophy – Sacramento Bee

49ers notes: Low sacks, short throws result from same philosophy – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeThe San Francisco 49ers‘ game Sunday, Oct. 1, 2016, against the Cowboys in Santa Clara matches two teams that love to battle. ...
2 Drifters To Stand Trial For Murders In Marin, San Francisco – CBS Local

2 Drifters To Stand Trial For Murders In Marin, San Francisco – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN RAFAEL (CBS SF) – Marin County Superior Court Judge Kelly V. Simmons on Friday ordered two drifters to stand trial for a pair o...
Outside groups pumping money into SF supervisors’ races – SFGate

Outside groups pumping money into SF supervisors’ races – SFGate

Outside groups pumping money into SF supervisors‘ racesSFGateIndependent groups are spending heavily on behalf of the moderate candidates in...
Proposal would allow arcades in SF’s eastern neighborhoods – San Francisco Examiner

Proposal would allow arcades in SF’s eastern neighborhoods – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerIf supported by the Planning Commission, the ordinance to allow arcade game facilities in the various neighborhoods wo...
What’s this crap on the ballot? – San Francisco Examiner

What’s this crap on the ballot? – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerLike Guy Fieri’s food, the items on San Francisco’s ballot this November are unappetizing. (Courtesy … So when vacanci...
The Giants were shut out, and we all saw it coming – McCovey Chronicles

The Giants were shut out, and we all saw it coming – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesThe Greater Theory of 2016 Giants Baseball would suggest that’s not nearly maddening enough. No, they have to build the be...
Supe race could see lesbian on SF board – Bay Area Reporter

Supe race could see lesbian on SF board – Bay Area Reporter

Bay Area ReporterIt has been 16 years since a lesbian has served on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. Several candidates have vied for...
London Breed: San Francisco victorious in the fight for landmark affordable housing policies – San Francisco Bay View

London Breed: San Francisco victorious in the fight for landmark affordable housing policies – San Francisco Bay View

San Francisco Bay View21 that it will authorize neighborhood preference policies for federally-funded affordable housing in the City – uphol...
Construction Concerns Could Halt Transbay Terminal Tunnel – CBS Local

Construction Concerns Could Halt Transbay Terminal Tunnel – CBS Local

CBS LocalSan Francisco supervisors, acting as the San Francisco County Transportation Authority board, voted 7 to 3 Tuesday to withhold near...
49ers showed little draft interest in Cowboys’ QB Dak Prescott – Sacramento Bee

49ers showed little draft interest in Cowboys’ QB Dak Prescott – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeHe’s mobile and accurate, and he seemingly would have been a nice fit in a Chip Kelly offense that covets dual-threat passers....
Iconic San Francisco home in ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ on market for $4.5M – KGO-TV

Iconic San Francisco home in ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ on market for $4.5M – KGO-TV

KGO-TVSome have speculated that one reason the house became an unofficial memorial is there is no official memorial to Robin Williams in San...
Wildfire threatens homes south of San Francisco – Reno Gazette Journal

Wildfire threatens homes south of San Francisco – Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette JournalThe fire in steep mountain terrain south of San Francisco grew overnight to more than 3½ square miles and was partially ...
Wildfire threatens homes south of San Francisco – Reno Gazette Journal

Wildfire threatens homes south of San Francisco – Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette JournalThe fire in steep mountain terrain south of San Francisco grew overnight to more than 3½ square miles and was partially ...
San Francisco Bans City Contracts With Businesses In Anti-LGBT … – CBS Local

San Francisco Bans City Contracts With Businesses In Anti-LGBT … – CBS Local

CBS LocalSan Francisco is the first city in the U.S. to prohibit city contracts with companies in states that sanction LGBT discrimination.S...
Funding blocked for transit center amid concerns of sinking Millennium Tower – San Francisco Examiner

Funding blocked for transit center amid concerns of sinking Millennium Tower – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerThe San Francisco County Transportation Authority Commission, on which serve the 11 members of the Board of Supervisor...
SF supes limit business with firms in states with anti-LGBT laws – SFGate

SF supes limit business with firms in states with anti-LGBT laws – SFGate

SFGateSan Francisco would no longer enter into contracts with companies based in states that bar civil-rights protections for lesbian, gay, ...
Wednesday: D9 Supervisor Candidates Debate at Brava Theater – Bernalwood

Wednesday: D9 Supervisor Candidates Debate at Brava Theater – Bernalwood

BernalwoodThe face-off between Hillary and Donald isn’t the only debate people are talking about this week; Here in San Francisco’s glamorou...
Supervisor Wiener a champion of trans rights – San Francisco Examiner

Supervisor Wiener a champion of trans rights – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerIn 2010, Scott Wiener was elected to the Board of Supervisors, and for the first time in my memory, the trans communit...
Moms to take charge at City Hall – San Francisco Examiner

Moms to take charge at City Hall – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerWe are three women candidates running for seats on the Board of Supervisors for our respective districts. We are profe...
Engineers investigating soil to determine why San Francisco’s Millennium Tower is sinking – KGO-TV

Engineers investigating soil to determine why San Francisco’s Millennium Tower is sinking – KGO-TV

KGO-TVEngineers dig into the soil to find out why Millennium Tower is sinking on Monday, September 26, 2016 in San Francisco. (KGO-TV). KGO....
The Latest: Investigators still at Houston shooting scene – San Francisco Chronicle

The Latest: Investigators still at Houston shooting scene – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleA cars windows are shattered by bullets at the scene of a shooting along Wesleyan at Law Street in Houston that left ...
9 wounded in Houston shooting; suspect dead, was a lawyer – San Francisco Chronicle

9 wounded in Houston shooting; suspect dead, was a lawyer – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleSFGATE · Local · Pot legalization · Columnists · San Francisco · Bay Area · Crime · Environment · Election 2016 · Hea...
Forrest Co. supervisors to review medical contract – San Francisco Chronicle

Forrest Co. supervisors to review medical contract – San Francisco Chronicle

Forrest Co. supervisors to review medical contractSan Francisco ChronicleSupervisors are now reviewing the request for proposals and are exp...
Community welcomes agreement to reexamine radiation risk at Hunters Point Shipyard – San Francisco Bay View

Community welcomes agreement to reexamine radiation risk at Hunters Point Shipyard – San Francisco Bay View

San Francisco Bay ViewIn August 2001, as an elected member of the Hunters Point Shipyard Restoration Advisory Board, I founded the Radiologi...
London Breed, Dean Preston argue personal, political in race – San Francisco Chronicle

London Breed, Dean Preston argue personal, political in race – San Francisco Chronicle

London Breed, Dean Preston argue personal, political in raceSan Francisco ChronicleThe race for San Francisco District Five supervisor is be...
SF supervisor candidates team up even before getting elected – SFGate

SF supervisor candidates team up even before getting elected – SFGate

SFGateOn Monday, Sandra Fewer, Hillary Ronen, Kimberly Alvarenga — who are running in Districts one, nine and 11 — will announce a joint pla...
49ers anthem protest grows to eight players – Sacramento Bee

49ers anthem protest grows to eight players – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeThe San Francisco 49ers‘ game Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, against the Seahawks in Seattle matches teams that tend to gleefully pou...
Giants reflect on Jose Fernandez’s love for baseball and life – SFGate

Giants reflect on Jose Fernandez’s love for baseball and life – SFGate

SFGateSAN DIEGO – Giants catcher Buster Posey absorbed two reminders in a matter of hours this weekend that sport is not immune from real-li...
It’s time for a housing preservation bond – San Francisco Examiner

It’s time for a housing preservation bond – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerIt’s been 27 years since San Francisco was hit with the magnitude 6.9 Loma Prieta earthquake in the middle of the Worl...
A lazy way to govern – San Francisco Examiner

A lazy way to govern – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerSet-asides take discretion and flexibility on budget decisions away from the mayor and the Board of Supervisors. San F...
Giants win game they totally had all the way – McCovey Chronicles

Giants win game they totally had all the way – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesIt was a Madison Bumgarner vs. Jarred Cosart matchup. The former will get Cy Young votes. The latter entered the game with...
WATCH: Giants infielder turns into The Flash to save Buster Posey on a pop foul – CBSSports.com

WATCH: Giants infielder turns into The Flash to save Buster Posey on a pop foul – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comThe Giants got together with the Padres on Saturday night (SF-SD GameTracker) with the former’s wild card hopes and very slim N...
Giants try another lineup with Belt hitting second – SFGate

Giants try another lineup with Belt hitting second – SFGate

SFGateAdrianza SS. Bumgarner P. PADRES. Margot CF. Jay LF. Myers 1B. Renfroe RF. Rosales 3B. Sardinas SS. Norris C. Asuaje 2B. Cosart P. Hen...
Giants cannot gain traction, fall meekly to Padres – SFGate

Giants cannot gain traction, fall meekly to Padres – SFGate

SFGateSAN DIEGO — Here is a fun fact sure to warm the hearts of fans as they absorb the reality that the Giants probably will run out of sea...
Why is San Francisco trying to strangle its golden goose? – TechCrunch

Why is San Francisco trying to strangle its golden goose? – TechCrunch

TechCrunchSan Francisco may soon see its tech-title taken away. It starts with a proposed payroll tax that would only apply to tech companie...
‘A Celebration of an Amazing Person’: San Francisco Powerhouse Rose Pak’s Wake Draws Hundreds – NBC Bay Area

‘A Celebration of an Amazing Person’: San Francisco Powerhouse Rose Pak’s Wake Draws Hundreds – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay AreaA Chinatown icon was fondly remembered Friday night by San Francisco residents and elected leaders. Rick Boone reports. (Publish...
Log InRegister – CBS Local

Log InRegister – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A letter from management at San Francisco’s Millennium Tower to the building’s residents announced that th...
San Francisco Paramedics Investigated For Having Sex In Ambulance – CBS Local

San Francisco Paramedics Investigated For Having Sex In Ambulance – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Two San Francisco Fire Department paramedics are under investigation for inappropriate use of a city ambul...
San Francisco’s Bureaucracy, Unions Stifle Modular Housing For Homeless – Forbes

San Francisco’s Bureaucracy, Unions Stifle Modular Housing For Homeless – Forbes

ForbesAnyone who has visited San Francisco, and stepped even a block off the beaten path, knows of its homeless problem. The city has an est...
At least the Giants didn’t whiff on their expensive starting pitchers last offseason – McCovey Chronicles

At least the Giants didn’t whiff on their expensive starting pitchers last offseason – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesOn Thursday, Jeff Samardzija pitched one of his finest games as a Giant, mowing through the Padres and keeping his team cl...
Kremen: Open Crystal Springs watershed to the public – The Mercury News

Kremen: Open Crystal Springs watershed to the public – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsThe Land Use Committee of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Sept. 12 took a baby step toward ending the exclusionary...
Best outdoor bars and restaurants in San Francisco – SFGate

Best outdoor bars and restaurants in San Francisco – SFGate

Best outdoor bars and restaurants in San FranciscoSFGateIt must officially be fall in San Francisco, because it’s supposed to hit the 80s in...
Indonesian fishermen who fled slavery in San Francisco sue boat owner – Fox News

Indonesian fishermen who fled slavery in San Francisco sue boat owner – Fox News

Fox NewsSAN FRANCISCO – Two Indonesian fishermen who escaped slavery aboard a Honolulu-based tuna and swordfish vessel when it docked at San...
San Francisco Zoning Laws Eased To Help Homeless – CBS Local

San Francisco Zoning Laws Eased To Help Homeless – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Changes to San Francisco’s planning code approved by the Planning Commission on Thursday will make it easi...
New commission might help SF housing crisis – San Francisco Examiner

New commission might help SF housing crisis – San Francisco Examiner

New commission might help SF housing crisisSan Francisco ExaminerFarrell attacked Supervisor Aaron Peskin, although the housing commission c...
Slumping Giants hitters, Jeff Samardzija come up big – SFGate

Slumping Giants hitters, Jeff Samardzija come up big – SFGate

SFGateThe Giants have no chance to reach the playoffs unless some of their regulars start hitting, as those three did in Thursday night’s 2-...
Feds OK Plan To Fight San Francisco Housing Displacement – CBS Local

Feds OK Plan To Fight San Francisco Housing Displacement – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — Federal housing officials approved a preference plan that advocates said Thursday will help low-income m...
Zoning changes allowing homeless shelters in non-residential areas of SF approved – KTVU San Francisco

Zoning changes allowing homeless shelters in non-residential areas of SF approved – KTVU San Francisco

KTVU San FranciscoThe Board of Supervisors voted in June to require the city to open no fewer than six Navigation Centers — homeless shelter...
Giants wade into a minefield of Padres rookies, plus lineups – SFGate

Giants wade into a minefield of Padres rookies, plus lineups – SFGate

SFGateSAN DIEGO – The El Paso Chihuahuas of the Pacific Coast League just lost the Triple-A championship to the Wilkes-Barre Railriders. Her...
Federal Officials Approve Preferences at New Senior Housing Complex in SF – KQED

Federal Officials Approve Preferences at New Senior Housing Complex in SF – KQED

Federal Officials Approve Preferences at New Senior Housing Complex in SFKQED… Kennedy Apartments — a 98-unit development for senior citizen...
Prop. L would give SF supervisors more control over transit board – San Francisco Chronicle

Prop. L would give SF supervisors more control over transit board – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleAlthough the mayor appoints its members, they are confirmed by the Board of Supervisors. They serve four-year terms a...
City agency takes a lashing over Millennium Tower fiasco – San Francisco Business Times (blog)

City agency takes a lashing over Millennium Tower fiasco – San Francisco Business Times (blog)

San Francisco Business Times (blog)San Francisco Supervisor Aaron Peskin grilled the city’s Department of Building Inspection Thursday about...
Finnair to add San Francisco-Helsinki nonstops – USA TODAY

Finnair to add San Francisco-Helsinki nonstops – USA TODAY

USA TODAY“We are very pleased to be taking another step forward in the growth of our airline as San Francisco is an exciting new destination...
San Francisco Panel to Grill Inspectors Over Sinking Condo Building – Wall Street Journal

San Francisco Panel to Grill Inspectors Over Sinking Condo Building – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalMr. Peskin served two terms on the board of supervisors from 2001 to 2009 before being re-elected last year and has long ...
Uber drivers in SF to receive cyclist safety training – San Francisco Examiner

Uber drivers in SF to receive cyclist safety training – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerIncidents like these are why Uber is partnering with the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition to offer exclusive video trai...
Uber drivers in SF to receive cyclist safety training – San Francisco Examiner

Uber drivers in SF to receive cyclist safety training – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerIncidents like these are why Uber is partnering with the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition to offer exclusive video trai...
SF Giants’ Johnny Cueto could be out for a week with groin strain – Fox News Latino

SF Giants’ Johnny Cueto could be out for a week with groin strain – Fox News Latino

Fox News LatinoLOS ANGELES (AP) – Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto could miss his next scheduled start because of a groin strain. The right-hande...
Look eastward, Giants, the West is gone – San Francisco Chronicle

Look eastward, Giants, the West is gone – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleYasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers follows Adrian Gonzalez #23 as they run towards third rounding the bases a...
San Francisco DA Declines To Prosecute Man Found In Stolen Car – CBS Local

San Francisco DA Declines To Prosecute Man Found In Stolen Car – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — When Amir Massoumi went to retrieve his BMW on Greenwich Street in San Francisco’s North Beach on August 1...
Giants think Johnny Cueto might miss Sunday start – SFGate

Giants think Johnny Cueto might miss Sunday start – SFGate

SFGate“It will be up to a week,” manager Bruce Bochy said before offering a clue that the Giants still hope Cueto can make two more regular-...
Federal agency OKs preferences at new SF senior housing complex – SFGate

Federal agency OKs preferences at new SF senior housing complex – SFGate

SFGateBoard of Supervisors President London Breed, who grew up in public housing across the street from the Willie B. Kennedy development, c...
Crystal Springs watershed one step closer to public access – Half Moon Bay Review

Crystal Springs watershed one step closer to public access – Half Moon Bay Review

Half Moon Bay ReviewThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors will vote next week on a non-binding resolution urging the San Francisco Public U...
Moore returns to scene of near no-hitter – MLB.com

Moore returns to scene of near no-hitter – MLB.com

MLB.comMoore was one out away from finishing the 18th no-hitter in Giants history, but Corey Seager ended his bid with a bloop hit to right ...
Cell service approved for Muni Metro subway – SFBay

Cell service approved for Muni Metro subway – SFBay

SFBayOn Tuesday, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s Board of Directors approved a communications agreement with the Bay Are...
City issues subpoena over sinking San Francisco luxury high-rise – Reuters

City issues subpoena over sinking San Francisco luxury high-rise – Reuters

ReutersThe Millennium Tower is among the highest-profile buildings constructed amid San Francisco’s real estate boom, though its sinking rai...
Giants Apologize for Offensive Tweet About Bumgarner’s 3 Strikeouts Against Dodger Enrique Hernandez – NBC Bay Area

Giants Apologize for Offensive Tweet About Bumgarner’s 3 Strikeouts Against Dodger Enrique Hernandez – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay AreaJeff Samardzija #29 of the San Francisco Giants holds back Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants as Joc Pederson #31...
Despite sinking Millennium Tower, SF advances $6.8M for nearby Transbay Center – San Francisco Examiner

Despite sinking Millennium Tower, SF advances $6.8M for nearby Transbay Center – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerAmid these unresolved questions, Supervisor Aaron Peskin, who sits on the San Francisco County Transportation Authorit...
Crawford out after dislocating finger on slide – MLB.com

Crawford out after dislocating finger on slide – MLB.com

MLB.comLOS ANGELES — Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford left Tuesday night’s game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the second inning with a...
City attorney subpoenas Millennium Tower developer – KRON4.com

City attorney subpoenas Millennium Tower developer – KRON4.com

KRON4.comSAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office has formally subpoenaed Millennium Partners Tuesday over disclosure...
What’s In A $43 Martini? San Francisco Fog, Of Course – CBS Local

What’s In A $43 Martini? San Francisco Fog, Of Course – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — After a quick search on Google of what you can buy for $43 — 18,000 large garden ladybugs, a prank fake ul...
SF can keep views pretty by banning wireless antennas, court says – San Francisco Chronicle

SF can keep views pretty by banning wireless antennas, court says – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco requires telecoms to obtain a city permit before installing large antennas and related equipment on the...
Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws opposition – Mountain View Voice

Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws opposition – Mountain View Voice

Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws oppositionMountain View VoiceAt a recent hearing before the San Francisco Boar...
Giants’ Flammable Bullpen Threatening to Dash San Francisco’s Even-Year Hopes – Bleacher Report

Giants’ Flammable Bullpen Threatening to Dash San Francisco’s Even-Year Hopes – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe late innings have become a minefield for the San Francisco Giants. On Monday, there was another explosion. In a crucial, ...
Giants bullpen blows another one in the ninth after Bumgarner, Puig spar – SFGate

Giants bullpen blows another one in the ninth after Bumgarner, Puig spar – SFGate

SFGateThe Giants bullpen blew a one-run lead in the ninth inning Monday night, which is not front-page news anymore. But this was different....
Giants’ Bruce Bochy explains bullpen decisions – SFGate

Giants’ Bruce Bochy explains bullpen decisions – SFGate

SFGateLOS ANGELES — Giants manager Bruce Bochy spoke expansively Monday about his team’s bullpen failings, even where he believes he fell sh...
Giants manager Bruce Bochy talks about the team’s loss to the Cardinals after blowing a 2-1 lead in the 9th inning – MLB.com

Giants manager Bruce Bochy talks about the team’s loss to the Cardinals after blowing a 2-1 lead in the 9th inning – MLB.com

MLB.comSan Francisco had blown 29 saves before Monday. Santiago Casilla lost his closer’s role by blowing nine saves, matching the Major Lea...
San Francisco State To Launch Afro-Themed Dorm Floors – CBS Local

San Francisco State To Launch Afro-Themed Dorm Floors – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — New student housing designed for African-American students and culture is coming to San Francisco State Un...
Rose Pak’s death leaves Chinatown wondering who can fill void – San Francisco Chronicle

Rose Pak’s death leaves Chinatown wondering who can fill void – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChroniclePak, a onetime reporter for The San Francisco Chronicle, also knew how to use the media. Her fallout with Lee stemmed...
San Francisco residents say police are ignoring their crime reports – KGO-TV

San Francisco residents say police are ignoring their crime reports – KGO-TV

KGO-TVA San Francisco man who took footage of someone trying to steal tools from his garage says his complaints are being ignored by police....
Rose Pak, SF Chinatown Political Leader, Dies at 68 – KQED

Rose Pak, SF Chinatown Political Leader, Dies at 68 – KQED

KQEDWhen Lee refused to name Pak’s choice to fill a vacant seat on the Board of Supervisors, Pak went all out for her own candidate — Aaron ...
Century-Old Van Ness Streetlamps To Be Removed For Rapid Bus Project – Hoodline

Century-Old Van Ness Streetlamps To Be Removed For Rapid Bus Project – Hoodline

HoodlineMike Buhler, a representative from San Francisco Heritage, wrote in a letter to the Board of Supervisors that he is seeking that the...
SF Giants Rookies Cross-Dressing Hazing Hit the Club Dressed as Girls – TMZ.com

SF Giants Rookies Cross-Dressing Hazing Hit the Club Dressed as Girls – TMZ.com

TMZ.comHere we go again … another MLB club hazing the rookies by making them hit an L.A. nightclub dressed as women. This time, it’s the San...
Today’s The Last Day To Decline SF’s Printed, 300-Page Voter Info Pamphlet – SFist

Today’s The Last Day To Decline SF’s Printed, 300-Page Voter Info Pamphlet – SFist

Today’s The Last Day To Decline SF’s Printed, 300-Page Voter Info PamphletSFistWhile earlier this summer San Francisco’s Board of Supervisor...
San Francisco may be first US city to pass legislation for green roofs on new buildings – Inhabitat

San Francisco may be first US city to pass legislation for green roofs on new buildings – Inhabitat

InhabitatThe next step is a vote from the San Francisco Board of Supervisors set to occur later in 2016. If they pass the ordinance, new bui...
The Latest: North Carolina working to replenish gas supplies – San Francisco Chronicle

The Latest: North Carolina working to replenish gas supplies – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleA gas station displays a sign informing customers it is out of certain grades of gasoline in Atlanta, Sunday, Sept. 1...
Chinatown leader Rose Pak, a ‘champion for everyone,’ dies – San Francisco Examiner

Chinatown leader Rose Pak, a ‘champion for everyone,’ dies – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerShe recently poked fun at herself on the cover of San Francisco Magazine by posing with a cigar in hand. Before her de...
Donald Trump, presidential front-runner? – San Francisco Chronicle

Donald Trump, presidential front-runner? – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleUptown and Lake Merritt are certainly shining examples of the new urban landscape, but the narrative can easily be fl...
Prop. D on ballot could shape politics in SF – San Francisco Chronicle

Prop. D on ballot could shape politics in SF – San Francisco Chronicle

Prop. D on ballot could shape politics in SFSan Francisco ChronicleBut the incumbency advantage has not played out in Lee’s own appointments...
Giants drub Cardinals, extend wild card lead – McCovey Chronicles

Giants drub Cardinals, extend wild card lead – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesIt seems so simple on the surface. The Giants hit the ball. Their starting pitcher got out of jams. The bullpen didn’t all...
Prop. G would toughen civilian oversight of SF police – San Francisco Chronicle

Prop. G would toughen civilian oversight of SF police – San Francisco Chronicle

Prop. G would toughen civilian oversight of SF policeSan Francisco ChronicleG was nearly upended by political infighting on the Board of Sup...
A fun-house Friday in the National League – San Francisco Chronicle

A fun-house Friday in the National League – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe legendary Vin Scully, the Dodgers’ radio voice since 1950, will broadcast his last regular-season game at AT&...
Prep football: Burlingame stunned by South San Francisco – The Mercury News

Prep football: Burlingame stunned by South San Francisco – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsSOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Football in the Peninsula Athletic League is officially crazy. The South San Francisco Warriors, w...
Vote for Marjan Philhour for SF supervisor in District 1 – San Francisco Chronicle

Vote for Marjan Philhour for SF supervisor in District 1 – San Francisco Chronicle

Vote for Marjan Philhour for SF supervisor in District 1San Francisco ChronicleThe six-vote majority enjoyed by progressives on the full Boa...
The ever-lively field of SF supervisor candidates – San Francisco Chronicle

The ever-lively field of SF supervisor candidates – San Francisco Chronicle

The ever-lively field of SF supervisor candidatesSan Francisco ChronicleRaces for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors rarely lack for par...
Tilting 58-story SF condo tower gives owners that sinking feeling – The Seattle Times

Tilting 58-story SF condo tower gives owners that sinking feeling – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesThe scandal of the Millennium Tower turned decidedly more political this week when Aaron Peskin, a member of the San Franci...
Tilting 58-story SF condo tower gives owners that sinking feeling – The Seattle Times

Tilting 58-story SF condo tower gives owners that sinking feeling – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesThe scandal of the Millennium Tower turned decidedly more political this week when Aaron Peskin, a member of the San Franci...
S.F. Announces Plan to Add Cell Service to Subterranean Metro Lines – Government Technology

S.F. Announces Plan to Add Cell Service to Subterranean Metro Lines – Government Technology

Government TechnologyThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency board is expected to vote to allow BART officials, on behalf of Muni,...
SF pension board votes to dump gun and ammo stocks — almost – San Francisco Chronicle

SF pension board votes to dump gun and ammo stocks — almost – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleIn February 2013, two months after Adam Lanza murdered 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in ...
Beast on Bryant opponents lose two appeals, threaten lawsuit – Curbed SF

Beast on Bryant opponents lose two appeals, threaten lawsuit – Curbed SF

Curbed SFWill the saga of the Beast on Bryant ever end? Opponents of the proposed 300-plus unit housing development at 2000-2070 Bryant Stre...
London…not San Francisco…is the most expensive for tech start-ups – CNBC

London…not San Francisco…is the most expensive for tech start-ups – CNBC

CNBCLondon has been named as the most expensive city in the world for technology start-ups to open offices, trumping New York and San Franci...
Supervisor Campos Announces Support for Permanent Alex Nieto Memorial on Bernal Hill – Bernalwood

Supervisor Campos Announces Support for Permanent Alex Nieto Memorial on Bernal Hill – Bernalwood

BernalwoodPress conference at the front steps of San Francisco City Hall at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. Board of Supervisors m...
SF school board concerned about classroom commercialization – San Francisco Examiner

SF school board concerned about classroom commercialization – San Francisco Examiner

SF school board concerned about classroom commercializationSan Francisco ExaminerWith state funding waning, the San Francisco Unified School...
Standing up against anti-LGBT hate laws – San Francisco Examiner

Standing up against anti-LGBT hate laws – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerToday, at the Board of Supervisors, I will move forward legislation to put San Francisco firmly on the side of those f...
San Francisco plans for first uses of 2015 housing bond – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco plans for first uses of 2015 housing bond – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerThe Mayor’s Office of Housing has identified uses for $77 million of the bond for the current fiscal year, which ends ...
Political Notebook: SF supe calls for LGBT cultural working group – Bay Area Reporter

Political Notebook: SF supe calls for LGBT cultural working group – Bay Area Reporter

Bay Area ReporterIn 2013 the Board of Supervisors called for establishing such a special use district in western SOMA when it adopted the We...
100-year-old San Francisco woman caught in housing showdown now hospitalized – KGO-TV

100-year-old San Francisco woman caught in housing showdown now hospitalized – KGO-TV

KGO-TVA 100-year-old San Francisco woman caught in a housing showdown is now hospitalized, just before she was set to be evicted. RELATED: W...
Group to discuss San Francisco tree maintenance after young mother paralyzed by falling branch – KGO-TV

Group to discuss San Francisco tree maintenance after young mother paralyzed by falling branch – KGO-TV

KGO-TVAs the husband of a woman who was paralyzed by a falling tree branch asks San Francisco to take better care of its aging trees, a neig...
The Giants are a very bad baseball team, and they were swept by the Padres – McCovey Chronicles

The Giants are a very bad baseball team, and they were swept by the Padres – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesOn Wednesday, the Giants played like a team that failed 13 hours before and smelled the failure all about them, lingering ...
Bauer’s tech shuttle drivers unionize after long battle – San Francisco Examiner

Bauer’s tech shuttle drivers unionize after long battle – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco Examiner“This has been a long struggle for us, but we stuck together and we have always had faith that we would win,” said Art...
Muni Underground May Get Cell Phone Service – SF Weekly

Muni Underground May Get Cell Phone Service – SF Weekly

SF WeeklyBoard of Supervisors president London Breed captured the giddiness of the moment with her own tweet from Wednesday morning’s press ...
Lombard Street residents explode over crooked strip’s tourist traffic – Curbed SF

Lombard Street residents explode over crooked strip’s tourist traffic – Curbed SF

Curbed SFSan Francisco’s second most twisty street is as San Francisco as Coit Tower, the Golden Gate Bridge, and the Castro. But over the …...
Cell service finally coming to Muni tunnels – San Francisco Examiner

Cell service finally coming to Muni tunnels – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerThe deal still requires a vote of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Board of Directors Sept. 20, but w...
100-Year-Old San Francisco Woman Hospitalized Before Eviction – CBS Local

100-Year-Old San Francisco Woman Hospitalized Before Eviction – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A 100-year-old woman was hospitalized Tuesday, a day before San Francisco sheriff’s deputies were slated t...
The San Francisco Giants are bringing torture back: Playoff Primer – USA TODAY

The San Francisco Giants are bringing torture back: Playoff Primer – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIt’s hard to remember now, but way back in the day, before everything was rainbows and roses and big hits from Posey, being a San F...
Airbnb preps ad blitz as SF hikes host fees 400 percent – San Francisco Chronicle

Airbnb preps ad blitz as SF hikes host fees 400 percent – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleBy law, they will take effect within 60 days unless the Board of Supervisors steps in to revamp the fees. That seems ...
California Today: A Leaning Tower in San Francisco – New York Times

California Today: A Leaning Tower in San Francisco – New York Times

New York TimesThomas Fuller, the San Francisco bureau chief for The New York Times, provides today’s introduction with news in the case of t...
10 Things to Know for Today – San Francisco Chronicle

10 Things to Know for Today – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleProf. Raphy Walden, former Israeli President Shimon Peres’ doctor speaks with journalists outside the hospital ward w...
Hunter Strickland, Giants blow lead to Padres in ninth – San Francisco Examiner

Hunter Strickland, Giants blow lead to Padres in ninth – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerAT&T PARK — Just before 11:00 p.m., Steven Okert sat in front of his locker, staring blankly out into the San Fran...
Giants suffer crushing ninth-inning loss to… – The Mercury News

Giants suffer crushing ninth-inning loss to… – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO – The Giants‘ search for a closer continued Tuesday night — the hard way. The very hard way. Bruce Bochy’s lat...
San Francisco residents meet over Lombard Street congestion – KGO-TV

San Francisco residents meet over Lombard Street congestion – KGO-TV

KGO-TVSome Russian Hill residents in San Francisco sounded off Tuesday at a community meeting focused on solving the problem of congestion i...
Fittingly, Vin Scully’s finale will be Dodgers-Giants game – SFGate

Fittingly, Vin Scully’s finale will be Dodgers-Giants game – SFGate

SFGateVin Scully said Tuesday he won’t broadcast the Dodgers in the postseason, meaning the final broadcast of Scully’s celebrated career wi...
SF supervisors OK Mission District’s largest residential complex – SFGate

SF supervisors OK Mission District’s largest residential complex – SFGate

SFGateThe Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the largest residential complex in the history of the Mission District Tuesday, 3½ years...
SF Supervisor Calls Hearing of City Officials on Millennium Tower … – NBC Bay Area

SF Supervisor Calls Hearing of City Officials on Millennium Tower … – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay AreaSan Francisco Supervisor Aaron Peskin said Tuesday he will summon top city officials to account at a hearing next week on the Mi...
SF controller’s report recommends affordable housing requirements – SFGate

SF controller’s report recommends affordable housing requirements – SFGate

SFGateThe Board of Supervisors is unlikely to act on the controller’s recommendations until he comes back with his analysis that factors in ...
Smelly Dubuque County business to stop composting food waste – San Francisco Chronicle

Smelly Dubuque County business to stop composting food waste – San Francisco Chronicle

Smelly Dubuque County business to stop composting food wasteSan Francisco ChronicleMidwest Organic Solutions co-owner Craig Kluesner says th...
Golden Gate Basketball Courts Reopen – Patch.com

Golden Gate Basketball Courts Reopen – Patch.com

Patch.com“As the only basketball courts in Golden Gate Park, the Nate Thurmond courts get a lot of use,” San Francisco Board of Supervisors ...
Protecting Pollinators: San Francisco Sets Sights On ‘Bee City’ Designation – Hoodline

Protecting Pollinators: San Francisco Sets Sights On ‘Bee City’ Designation – Hoodline

Protecting Pollinators: San Francisco Sets Sights On ‘Bee City’ DesignationHoodlineA coalition of city agencies—led by Supervisor Katy Tang ...
Public opposition could block another South Dakota wind farm – San Francisco Chronicle

Public opposition could block another South Dakota wind farm – San Francisco Chronicle

Public opposition could block another South Dakota wind farmSan Francisco ChronicleLetcher Township’s Board of Supervisors and the Davison C...
Los Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers: Recap, score and stats from NFL Monday Night Football – NJ.com

Los Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers: Recap, score and stats from NFL Monday Night Football – NJ.com

NJ.comThe Los Angeles Rams will play their first regular season NFL game since moving from St. Louis back to L.A., and running back Todd Gur...
Colin Kaepernick continues anthem protest; other 49ers, Rams join – ESPN

Colin Kaepernick continues anthem protest; other 49ers, Rams join – ESPN

ESPNLast week, Jed York, the 49ers chief executive officer, pledged $1 million from the team’s charitable foundation to the Silicon Valley C...
Taylor Swift Controls the Fate of the San Francisco Giants – The Ringer (blog)

Taylor Swift Controls the Fate of the San Francisco Giants – The Ringer (blog)

The Ringer (blog)In 2014, Kelsey McKinney of Vox pointed out that T-Swift’s album releases of Speak Now in 2010, Red in 2012, and 1989 in 20...
Live Updates: San Francisco 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams – 49ers.com

Live Updates: San Francisco 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams – 49ers.com

49ers.comLet the Chip Kelly era begin in San Francisco. The 49ers open their 2016 season with a Week 1 home game against the Los Angeles Ram...
Giants shut out in loss to Padres – San Francisco Examiner

Giants shut out in loss to Padres – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerAT&T PARK — When the San Francisco Giants last saw the San Diego Padres, the Giants were the kings of the National...
Sugar industry manipulated heart studies, review finds – WLBZ2.com

Sugar industry manipulated heart studies, review finds – WLBZ2.com

WLBZ2.comCristin Kearns, a University of California San Francisco researcher who is focusing on the sugar industry, made the discovery when ...
Treasure Island Will Need Completely New Street Names Following Development – SFist

Treasure Island Will Need Completely New Street Names Following Development – SFist

Treasure Island Will Need Completely New Street Names Following DevelopmentSFistAt the time of the Exposition, he had recently taken a tour ...
Justin Jones a master of parties, and party politics – San Francisco Chronicle

Justin Jones a master of parties, and party politics – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleSupervisors London Breed and Mark Farrell showed up. Fiona Ma, chair of the California Board of Equalization, was ext...
Sugar Group Manipulated Heart Studies: Review – 41 NBC News

Sugar Group Manipulated Heart Studies: Review – 41 NBC News

41 NBC NewsBottles of Fanta are displayed in a food truck’s cooler in San Francisco, California, July 22, 2014. The San Francisco Board of S...
San Francisco Supervisors to pass bill to protect bees – KRON4.com

San Francisco Supervisors to pass bill to protect bees – KRON4.com

KRON4.comSAN FRANCISCO (BCN) — A member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors will introduce a resolution Tuesday to protect bees and ot...
SF supervisor introduces resolution to protect bees – KTVU San Francisco

SF supervisor introduces resolution to protect bees – KTVU San Francisco

KTVU San FranciscoSAN FRANCISCO (BCN) – SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) – A member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors will introduce a resolution...
Security Conscious: Measures taken over the years have increased since Sandy Hook shootings – Main Line

Security Conscious: Measures taken over the years have increased since Sandy Hook shootings – Main Line

Main Linehe Chester County Sheriff’s Department “active shooter” drills take place in the Chester County Justice Center in West Chester. Dig...
BART’s October surprise for bond vote: Opening a new station – San Francisco Chronicle

BART’s October surprise for bond vote: Opening a new station – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle“I heard about it from a worker in the elevator, who then turned around and said, ‘But you don’t tell anyone I told y...
Fresh batch of protected bike lanes on horizon – SFBay

Fresh batch of protected bike lanes on horizon – SFBay

SFBaySan Francisco is expanding its bike network with more protected lanes to keep bicyclists safe from vehicles. At a hearing last Thursday...
SF Opera bridges East-West divide in lush ‘Dream’ – San Francisco Examiner

SF Opera bridges East-West divide in lush ‘Dream’ – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerBut the creative team behind the “Dream of the Red Chamber” has dispelled that notion, distilling core elements of the...
SF 49ers open tonight – Manteca Bulletin

SF 49ers open tonight – Manteca Bulletin

SF 49ers open tonightManteca BulletinSANTA CLARA (AP) — When Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest initially went public, talk immediat...
AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia – San Francisco Chronicle

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleIn this Friday, Sept. 9, 2016, file photo, South Korean and U.S. Marines stand in smoke during the 66th Incheon Landi...
What we learned: Giants can still catch Dodgers – ESPN (blog)

What we learned: Giants can still catch Dodgers – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)1. Giants did what they had to do: Scrambling to remain close to the Los Angeles Dodgers — not to mention holding on to a wild ca...
Hunter Pence Sparking Even-Year Giants Back to Life – Bleacher Report

Hunter Pence Sparking Even-Year Giants Back to Life – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportOfficially, the San Francisco Giants‘ mascot is Lou Seal—a beer-bellied, semi-aquatic marine mammal in an oversized T-shirt. ...
49ers player doesn’t like Trent Dilfer’s ‘friction’ critique – Sacramento Bee

49ers player doesn’t like Trent Dilfer’s ‘friction’ critique – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and San Francisco 49ers punter Bradley Pinion (5) look at playbook in the...
Anthony Davis practices with 49ers Sunday, but not at guard – Sacramento Bee

Anthony Davis practices with 49ers Sunday, but not at guard – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento Bee49ers vs. Rams: Matt Barrows’ 5 players to watch. Sacramento Bee 49ers insider Matt Barrows brings you five players to watch –...
Giants sweep Diamondbacks, gain on Dodgers again – SFGate

Giants sweep Diamondbacks, gain on Dodgers again – SFGate

SFGatePHOENIX – When Buster Posey starts cracking jokes about not getting a hit, notebooks and tape recorders snap to attention. Posey was a...
Greater access to Crystal Springs watershed gets a hearing – San Francisco Chronicle

Greater access to Crystal Springs watershed gets a hearing – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleA resolution by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors urges “the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission to provid...
Giants win remarkably unremarkable game, 11-3 – McCovey Chronicles

Giants win remarkably unremarkable game, 11-3 – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesI’ve never been angrier with a team for winning as I was with the Giants after last night, so if there’s any lingering fru...
Exclusive: Pacific Waterfront Partners sells The Piers development on San Francisco’s waterfront for $103 million – San Francisco Business Times (blog)

Exclusive: Pacific Waterfront Partners sells The Piers development on San Francisco’s waterfront for $103 million – San Francisco Business Times (blog)

San Francisco Business Times (blog)Invesco Real Estate is buying The Piers, an office and retail development at historic Piers 1½, 3 and 5, ...
Anthony Davis misses practice, status uncertain as 49ers’ opener looms – Sacramento Bee

Anthony Davis misses practice, status uncertain as 49ers’ opener looms – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeSANTA CLARA — Offensive lineman Anthony Davis did not practice Saturday and his status for Monday’s game — and for his 2016 se...
Amazon Prime Now adds deliveries for SF 49ers tailgaters – TechnoBuffalo

Amazon Prime Now adds deliveries for SF 49ers tailgaters – TechnoBuffalo

Amazon Prime Now adds deliveries for SF 49ers tailgatersTechnoBuffaloTailgating just got a lot easier for 49ers fans. The San Francisco foot...
SF gets rare chance to name new streets – San Francisco Chronicle

SF gets rare chance to name new streets – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChroniclePaperwork for a new street name must first be submitted to Public Works and then referred to the Board of Supervisors...
Giants outlast Diamondbacks, 7-6, in bizarre extra-innings game – McCovey Chronicles

Giants outlast Diamondbacks, 7-6, in bizarre extra-innings game – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesThe Giants defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks, 7-6, in 12 innings on Friday night. Joe Nathan picked up the win, his second...
Giants win in 12 despite another Casilla blown save – SFGate

Giants win in 12 despite another Casilla blown save – SFGate

SFGatePHOENIX – With two outs to go in Friday night’s 7-6, 12-inning victory against the Diamondbacks, reliever Cory Gearrin stood in left f...
SF transfer tax measure informally tied to City College – San Francisco Chronicle

SF transfer tax measure informally tied to City College – San Francisco Chronicle

SF transfer tax measure informally tied to City CollegeSan Francisco Chronicle“Every penny raised by the tax is set up to be funneled straig...
Push Continues in City Hall for Safer Bike Infrastructure – Streetsblog San Francisco (blog)

Push Continues in City Hall for Safer Bike Infrastructure – Streetsblog San Francisco (blog)

Streetsblog San Francisco (blog)Yesterday afternoon, some 30 officials, police officers, advocates, and other members of the public joined t...
Editorial – San Francisco Chronicle

Editorial – San Francisco Chronicle

EditorialSan Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco is running a near $10 billion budget. The civic bill for tree care is pegged at $20 million. T...
SF transfer tax measure informally tied to City College – SFGate

SF transfer tax measure informally tied to City College – SFGate

SF transfer tax measure informally tied to City CollegeSFGate“Every penny raised by the tax is set up to be funneled straight into the city’...
Homeless advocates ‘sick of sound bytes’ around tent issue – San Francisco Examiner

Homeless advocates ‘sick of sound bytes’ around tent issue – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerSan Francisco’s policy for dealing with homeless residents living in tents is at a crossroads, leaving voters in Novem...
Federal government to make decision on San Francisco ‘neighborhood preferences’ – KGO-TV

Federal government to make decision on San Francisco ‘neighborhood preferences’ – KGO-TV

KGO-TVTenants are selected for San Francisco’s affordable housing through a lottery. In December, the board of supervisors passed a law desi...
Mayor’s adviser will work to defeat 4 ballot measures – San Francisco Chronicle

Mayor’s adviser will work to defeat 4 ballot measures – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleTony Winnicker, spokesperson for Mayor Ed Lee, speaks with reporters as Leland Yee campaign workers chant loudly in t...
Report argues that current S.F. affordable housing requirements are too high – San Francisco Business Times (blog)

Report argues that current S.F. affordable housing requirements are too high – San Francisco Business Times (blog)

Report argues that current S.F. affordable housing requirements are too highSan Francisco Business Times (blog)The group recommended at its ...
SF props target mayor’s power – Bay Area Reporter

SF props target mayor’s power – Bay Area Reporter

Bay Area ReporterSeveral measures on San Francisco’s November ballot will ask voters to reduce the powers of the city’s mayor, from filling ...
Giants Beat Writer Files World’s Best, Laziest Column Amid Team’s Massive Slump – Deadspin

Giants Beat Writer Files World’s Best, Laziest Column Amid Team’s Massive Slump – Deadspin

DeadspinThe San Francisco Giants have been slumping for most of the second half of the season, going 17-31 since the All-Star break and tumb...
San Francisco is dead: Long live San Fran – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco is dead: Long live San Fran – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco is dead: Long live San FranSan Francisco Examiner‘How crazy is it that, at this point, Oakland is way cooler than San Francisc...
SF props target mayor’s power – Bay Area Reporter

SF props target mayor’s power – Bay Area Reporter

Bay Area ReporterSeveral measures on San Francisco’s November ballot will ask voters to reduce the powers of the city’s mayor, from filling ...
Tech companies must wake up and smell the politics – San Francisco Chronicle

Tech companies must wake up and smell the politics – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleTake the unsuccessful attempt by Supervisor Eric Mar in June to impose a “tech tax,” on San Francisco companies. Or t...
Quentin Kopp back to SF City Hall as ethics commissioner – San Francisco Chronicle

Quentin Kopp back to SF City Hall as ethics commissioner – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleFormer State Senator Quentin Kopp listens as Aaron Peskin addresses the crowd gathered at the election party for Pesk...
$2 Million Fills War Chests of SF Candidates as Races Heat Up – San Francisco Public Press

$2 Million Fills War Chests of SF Candidates as Races Heat Up – San Francisco Public Press

San Francisco Public PressWith two months until Election Day, more than $2 million has been amassed in the collective war chests for eight l...
Outage leaves hundreds without power near CCSF – San Francisco Examiner

Outage leaves hundreds without power near CCSF – San Francisco Examiner

Outage leaves hundreds without power near CCSFSan Francisco ExaminerWith six seats on San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors up for grabs in N...
Giants hitters meet, Bochy sits three regulars in bid for runs – SFGate

Giants hitters meet, Bochy sits three regulars in bid for runs – SFGate

SFGateHe has started 63 games against San Francisco. *****. Jeff Samardzija starts for the Giants. He has pitched two games at Coors and don...
Retired judge Quentin Kopp appointed to Ethics Commission as supes return from recess – San Francisco Examiner

Retired judge Quentin Kopp appointed to Ethics Commission as supes return from recess – San Francisco Examiner

Retired judge Quentin Kopp appointed to Ethics Commission as supes return from recessSan Francisco ExaminerIn the first meeting back from a ...
Nearly three decades after Loma Prieta earthquake, Folsom Street sees new life – San Francisco Examiner

Nearly three decades after Loma Prieta earthquake, Folsom Street sees new life – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerA cyclist bikes down Folsom Street through the SoMa neighborhood in San Francisco. … At the time, the Board of Supervi...
Voting should remain a privilege for adult citizens – San Francisco Chronicle

Voting should remain a privilege for adult citizens – San Francisco Chronicle

Voting should remain a privilege for adult citizensSan Francisco ChronicleTwo proposals on the San Francisco ballot would extend limited vot...
Psychotic Breakdown In San Francisco Leads To Massive Arsenal – CBS Local

Psychotic Breakdown In San Francisco Leads To Massive Arsenal – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A report of shots fired and an armed man having a psychotic breakdown Monday evening led police in San Fra...
Hyperloop track construction in California is delayed – The Verge

Hyperloop track construction in California is delayed – The Verge

The VergeBack in January, HTT said it would build its Hyperloop as part of Quay Valley, a proposed development meant to house 75,000 people ...
HUD to reconsider rejection of SF neighborhood preference law – San Francisco Business Times

HUD to reconsider rejection of SF neighborhood preference law – San Francisco Business Times

San Francisco Business TimesA group of San Francisco officials that included Board of Supervisors President London Breed and staffers from t...
Soda Tax Fundraising Flat — For Now – The National Law Review

Soda Tax Fundraising Flat — For Now – The National Law Review

The National Law Review“We may see more public health measures via community-led signature-gathering campaigns in the future,” San Francisco...
SF’s new progressive era could come to a halt in November – San Francisco Examiner

SF’s new progressive era could come to a halt in November – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerSome nine months ago, Supervisor Aaron Peskin ushered in a new progressive era by defeating Mayor Ed Lee’s appointment...
San Francisco 49ers Preview: Colin Kaepernick on bench for opener – UPI.com

San Francisco 49ers Preview: Colin Kaepernick on bench for opener – UPI.com

UPI.comBut the real surprise of the offseason was this: San Francisco, one of the least talented teams in the NFL, actually has a chance to ...
San Francisco 49ers cut Bruce Miller after he allegedly attacked 70-year-old and son – Washington Post

San Francisco 49ers cut Bruce Miller after he allegedly attacked 70-year-old and son – Washington Post

Washington PostOn Monday, the San Francisco 49ers released 29-year-old tight end Bruce Miller after he was arrested earlier in the day for a...
POA tries to hijack selection of new police chief – 48 Hills (blog)

POA tries to hijack selection of new police chief – 48 Hills (blog)

48 Hills (blog)The deadline for applications for the job of San Francisco police chief closed Wednesday, and because the process is not exac...
The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons … – Longmont Times-Call

The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons … – Longmont Times-Call

The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons …Longmont Times-CallJust west of Main Street on 11th Avenue stands a brow...
A proposal to cut drug court funding in Adams worries judge – San Francisco Chronicle

A proposal to cut drug court funding in Adams worries judge – San Francisco Chronicle

A proposal to cut drug court funding in Adams worries judgeSan Francisco ChronicleNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) — An Adams County judge is speaking ou...
San Francisco 49ers: Losing Devon Cajuste and Bryce Treggs to Waiver Claims Hurts WR Group – Niner Noise

San Francisco 49ers: Losing Devon Cajuste and Bryce Treggs to Waiver Claims Hurts WR Group – Niner Noise

Niner NoiseThe San Francisco 49ers, and all other 31 NFL teams, were required to trim their roster to 53 players over the weekend. And the N...
Five 49ers questions to ponder – Sacramento Bee

Five 49ers questions to ponder – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeBuckner and Armstead dynamic duo reunited for 49ers. San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen DeForest Buckner and Arik Armstead ...
North Longmont – The Daily Camera

North Longmont – The Daily Camera

North LongmontThe Daily CameraBavarian-born Philip Zang was quite well-known. His brewery at 617 Water St., current site of the Denver Aquar...
County opposes jail visit bill: Legislation could require in-person contact, cost $6M a year – San Mateo Daily Journal

County opposes jail visit bill: Legislation could require in-person contact, cost $6M a year – San Mateo Daily Journal

County opposes jail visit bill: Legislation could require in-person contact, cost $6M a yearSan Mateo Daily Journal24, on a 48-20 vote with ...
SF searches for solutions to house college students – San Francisco Examiner

SF searches for solutions to house college students – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco Examiner… renting,” he said. “I’ll know the student legislation is a success when a new apartment building opens up and there’...
Are you free to speak? Why the First Amendment probably won’t be much help in the workplace – Omaha World-Herald

Are you free to speak? Why the First Amendment probably won’t be much help in the workplace – Omaha World-Herald

Are you free to speak? Why the First Amendment probably won’t be much help in the workplaceOmaha World-HeraldThat is because the legal prote...
Giants fall to Cubs in 13; small ball, Santiago Casilla don’t work – SFGate

Giants fall to Cubs in 13; small ball, Santiago Casilla don’t work – SFGate

SFGateCHICAGO — Joe Nathan might be good for Santiago Casilla. “Hopefully, I get a chance to sit down and talk with him as we get comfortabl...
Giants give false hope, then lose 3-2 in 13th – McCovey Chronicles

Giants give false hope, then lose 3-2 in 13th – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesGetting hits were not exactly the Giants‘ forte, as—though they had a lead!—they did not get a hit until the 5th inning, o...
The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons, water rights and the ballot box – Longmont Times-Call

The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons, water rights and the ballot box – Longmont Times-Call

The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons, water rights and the ballot boxLongmont Times-CallBavarian-born Philip Z...
The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons, water rights and the ballot box – Longmont Times-Call

The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons, water rights and the ballot box – Longmont Times-Call

The rise and fall of North Longmont: A century-old tale of saloons, water rights and the ballot boxLongmont Times-CallBavarian-born Philip Z...
Napa County Library patrons gain access to 11 million more materials – Napa Valley Register

Napa County Library patrons gain access to 11 million more materials – Napa Valley Register

Napa Valley RegisterRequested for books and movies sit on shelves at the Napa Library, awaiting pickup from cardholders. Link+ will enable l...
Flagstaff History: Civil service jobs paid $1000 in 1916 – Arizona Daily Sun

Flagstaff History: Civil service jobs paid $1000 in 1916 – Arizona Daily Sun

Arizona Daily SunSupervisors Rowe and Haskell left for Jerome to look after road matters and providing Jeromeites with some sort of jail bui...
San Francisco Bay: 16 rescued after boat capsizes – East Bay Times

San Francisco Bay: 16 rescued after boat capsizes – East Bay Times

East Bay TimesSAN FRANCISCO — A group of 15 Sea Scouts and an adult were tossed into San Francisco Bay Saturday when their catamaran capsize...
Sept. 4-5: Journey, Santana, SF Mime Troupe, Madeline Stuart, Bayside, Kings Mountain Art Fair, Winter’s Tale – San Francisco Examiner

Sept. 4-5: Journey, Santana, SF Mime Troupe, Madeline Stuart, Bayside, Kings Mountain Art Fair, Winter’s Tale – San Francisco Examiner

Sept. 4-5: Journey, Santana, SF Mime Troupe, Madeline Stuart, Bayside, Kings Mountain Art Fair, Winter’s TaleSan Francisco ExaminerSan Franc...
Police Union Threatens to Boycott San Francisco 49ers Games Amid Colin Kaepernick Protest – TIME

Police Union Threatens to Boycott San Francisco 49ers Games Amid Colin Kaepernick Protest – TIME

TIMEA California police union said its members might stop working San Francisco 49ers home games after quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s protes...
Police Union Threatens to Boycott San Francisco 49ers Games Amid Colin Kaepernick Protest – TIME

Police Union Threatens to Boycott San Francisco 49ers Games Amid Colin Kaepernick Protest – TIME

TIMEA California police union said its members might stop working San Francisco 49ers home games after quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s protes...
San Mateo County to study drone use – San Francisco Examiner

San Mateo County to study drone use – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerThe San Mateo County Board of Supervisors this week will hold a study session to discuss drones on the Peninsula, incl...
SF Giants Minor Lines, 9/2 – McCovey Chronicles

SF Giants Minor Lines, 9/2 – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesOf their 11 hits, the Giants collected five doubles. Their biggest inning, the 4th, led off with a pair of singles by Heat...
VIDEO: Man kicks dog at Duboce Park in San Francisco – KGO-TV

VIDEO: Man kicks dog at Duboce Park in San Francisco – KGO-TV

KGO-TVA skirmish between several pets at a popular park in San Francisco led a man to suddenly kick a dog that didn’t belong to him. Witness...
Standing on ceremony – San Francisco Examiner

Standing on ceremony – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerThis past week, the issue was thrown into stark relief with the decision by Kaepernick, the San Francisco 49ers’ quart...
Jon Lester dominant as Chicago Cubs edge San Francisco Giants – UPI.com

Jon Lester dominant as Chicago Cubs edge San Francisco Giants – UPI.com

UPI.comChicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester pauses on the mound after disagreeing with a call by home plate umpire Tom Hallion San Franc...
San Francisco couple opens free library for public – KGO-TV

San Francisco couple opens free library for public – KGO-TV

KGO-TVWhen the collection outgrew their home, they moved to San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood. Some of the books were purchased, ...
UPDATED: Giants avoid getting no-hit but accomplish little else in 2-1 loss at Wrigley Field – The Mercury News (blog)

UPDATED: Giants avoid getting no-hit but accomplish little else in 2-1 loss at Wrigley Field – The Mercury News (blog)

The Mercury News (blog)Andrew Baggarly has documented the most eventful era in San Francisco Giants baseball history, having covered the tea...
Giants get three hits again, still lose – McCovey Chronicles

Giants get three hits again, still lose – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesThis was not the game where the Giants needed their bullpen to throw several shutout innings. That’s what happened, even i...
Bill would encourage rooftop gardens on new SF buildings – SFGate

Bill would encourage rooftop gardens on new SF buildings – SFGate

SFGateIt builds on a law the Board of Supervisors passed in April that requires new residential and commercial buildings 10 stories or short...
HUD will rethink veto of SF preferential housing law – SFGate

HUD will rethink veto of SF preferential housing law – SFGate

SFGateHUD agreed to take another look at the law after a delegation of San Francisco officials — including Board of Supervisors President Lo...
The Chronicle recommends: Vote No on S.F. Propositions D, H, L and M – San Francisco Chronicle

The Chronicle recommends: Vote No on S.F. Propositions D, H, L and M – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThere are no names or campaigns, but there’s a San Francisco mayoral race on the November ballot. It’s disguised in a...
Happy Colin Kaepernick says San Francisco has become ‘home’ – The Mercury News

Happy Colin Kaepernick says San Francisco has become ‘home’ – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsReid certainly is, having talked extensively with Kaepernick before deciding to kneel next to him during their national-anth...
Swimmer’s sex assault sentence spurs debate over prison plan – San Francisco Chronicle

Swimmer’s sex assault sentence spurs debate over prison plan – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleNewman referred to San Diego County District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis to counter criticism from other prosecutors. But...
Hunters Point Shipyard future stalled while cleanup drags on – San Francisco Chronicle

Hunters Point Shipyard future stalled while cleanup drags on – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleIn 2010, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved a development plan of 10,500 new units, with retail and ente...
Carnage in Obama’s Chicago – Washington Times

Carnage in Obama’s Chicago – Washington Times

Washington Times… county supervisor noting, “We warned two to three years ago that this influx over the border of illegal aliens was going t...
NL West 2016 Prediction: What Are The LA Dodgers, SF Giants Chances To Win The Division? – International Business Times

NL West 2016 Prediction: What Are The LA Dodgers, SF Giants Chances To Win The Division? – International Business Times

International Business TimesThe Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants began the 2016 MLB season as two of baseball’s top favorites to...
The updated, official San Francisco Giants bullpen-trust power rankings – McCovey Chronicles

The updated, official San Francisco Giants bullpen-trust power rankings – McCovey Chronicles

McCovey ChroniclesThe Giants bullpen got reinforcements from AAA and the DL after the game yesterday, and that means there are more guys to ...
SF plans improvements for whistleblower program – San Francisco Examiner

SF plans improvements for whistleblower program – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerRosenfield is also working with the Ethics Commission executive director and Board of Supervisors President London Bre...
Judge tosses SF law preventing teacher evictions – SFGate

Judge tosses SF law preventing teacher evictions – SFGate

SFGateIn the decision filed Wednesday, Judge Ronald Quidachay stated that the law, which the Board of Supervisors passed unanimously this ye...
Planning Commission gets 2 new members, but it wasn’t easy – San Francisco Chronicle

Planning Commission gets 2 new members, but it wasn’t easy – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleIt took a while, but San Francisco finally has a new Planning Commission. And it’s … On the progressive side, tenants...
SF city workers made 325 whistle-blower complaints – SFGate

SF city workers made 325 whistle-blower complaints – SFGate

SFGateIn June, Board of Supervisors President London Breed introduced legislation to allow workers to make whistle-blower complaints to any ...
Judge blocks SF law that provides eviction protections for teachers – San Francisco Examiner

Judge blocks SF law that provides eviction protections for teachers – San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco ExaminerThe ordinance, introduced by Supervisor David Campos and approved unanimously by the Board of Supervisors in May, proh...

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