Osaka mayor moves to sever sister city ties with S.F. over comfort women memorial

The mayor of Osaka, Japan has informed Mayor London Breed that he was unilaterally withdrawing his city from a 61-year-old…

6 months ago

SF’s gasoline dependency on the rise

Even though San Francisco has a policy to reduce gasoline use and buy more fuel efficient or zero emissions vehicles,…

6 months ago

District Attorney George Gascon declines to run for re-election

District Attorney George Gascon, who has served as the top prosecutor in San Francisco since 2011, said Tuesday that he…

6 months ago

Man who decapitated grandmother to plead insanity

The defense attorney representing the man accused of murdering and decapitating his grandmother last week said he plans to plead…

6 months ago

Shirley Manson, Garbage busy reminiscing

When Shirley Manson decided to document her years in Butch Vig’s alt-rock supergroup Garbage, she hired a designer, asked her…

6 months ago

Responsibility for Salesforce Transit Center fix remains an open question

Just who will pay to fix cracked steel beams at the Salesforce Transit Center is still an open question, but…

6 months ago

Vote yes on Proposition C for a bold new direction on homelessness relief

If San Francisco is to fulfill its vision of becoming the inclusive and progressive city that sets an example for…

6 months ago

SF’s new homeless unit accused of heavyhanded police response

Homeless advocates and an advisory board on Monday raised concerns that the police are increasingly and more aggressively responding to…

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