SF looks to grow revenues for planting more street trees

The head of San Francisco’s new street tree program called for patience Wednesday, saying it will take an additional three…

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Lyft, Uber drivers protest sudden deactivations

A dozen or so Lyft and Uber drivers protested outside Lyft’s corporate headquarters Wednesday morning and called for the company…

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Hillsborough man to serve 9 years for conspiring to sell night-vision rifles to Russia

A 69-year-old Hillsborough man was sentenced in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday to nine years in prison for conspiring…

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Pioneering SFMTA exec put agency on firm financial footing

Sonali Bose is a Muni rebel with a cause. She may not wear a leather jacket and ride a motorcycle,…

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Operating the Muni Metro subway at full capacity

On Nov. 9, 2018 the San Francisco Examiner (“Muni to speed up purchase of new Muni trains to ease commute…

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Wildfires underline need to diversify California’s water supply

Fast burning fires, aided by strong, east winds and low humidity, devastated the Butte County community of Paradise over the…

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Middle school PE teacher on leave following sexual harassment claims

A Physical Education teacher at Aptos Middle School has been placed on administrative leave and dozens of other teachers are…

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Paul McDonald’s debut solo album chronicles crazy times

In 2011, the future looked bright for ex-Grand Magnolias frontman Paul McDonald. While taping season 10 of “American Idol,” he…

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