Supervisors go on record denouncing homeless sweeps

Door by door, politician by politician, democratic socialists and homeless advocates grilled the Board of Supervisors Wednesday to put them…

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A more ‘just and compassionate’ approach to the homeless is needed

In response to the sweeps to confiscate tents without adequate shelter beds in place: Winter is here in San Francisco,…

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SF may override local no-smoking laws to allow cannabis consumption at events

San Francisco plans to grant waivers to its no-smoking laws when permitting cannabis events. Supervisor Rafael Mandelman had previously introduced…

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SF Preps Basketball: Jewish Community advances in D6 playoffs to possible rematch with Redding Christian

SAN FRANCISCO — Last season, CIF NorCal Division VI playoffs resulted in heartbreak for the Jewish Community High School boys…

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Neil Jordan gives ‘Greta’ a human touch

Neil Jordan’s “Greta” resembles 1990s psychopathic stalker movies such as “Misery,” “Pacific Heights,” “Single White Female,” “The Hand That Rocks…

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‘Birds of Passage’ a portrait of a little-known culture, with drugs

“Birds of Passage,” from Colombia, tells a story about the drug trade and its tragic toll on a man and…

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Quirky ‘To Dust’ tells story of a cantor and science teacher

A grieving Hasidic cantor and an undistinguished science professor explore the world of death and decay in “To Dust.” Likable…

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