Sticker shock: Palace of Fine Arts rental price of $272,000 raises Rec Park commissioners eyebrows

The Palace of Fine Arts costs how much in the what-now?! Thursday afternoon, the Recreation and Park Commission grilled staff…

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Supervisors move to lift massage parlor ban on Union Street, crack down on illicit activity citywide

San Francisco has proposed a new law to crackdown on brothels fronting as massage parlors. Meanwhile, a proposal to lift…

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Dutton-Goldfield celebrates 20 years

Winemaker Dan Goldfield is all about the area. His local neighborhood consists of some 60 non-contiguous parcels, part of 1,300…

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District supervisor hopes to renovate Boxer Stadium in time for 2026 World Cup

A San Francisco official will attempt to orchestrate a major renovation to Boxer Stadium so it can host World Cup…

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Force majeure: Small, beautiful things are Rita Laforce’s raison d’etre

“I haven’t lived an exciting life, but I’ve had beautiful things to think about,” said Rita Laforce, seated kitty corner…

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Tenants should not fear calling for help

Every day, tenants across California face difficult decisions that put the need for housing security at odds with the need…

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It’s time for San Francisco to ban toxic disposable foodware

By Sue Chiang Ever munched on some microwave popcorn while watching a home movie? Stopped for fast food while on…

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California’s public schools earn poor marks

I’m passionate about public education. My wife and I were both educated in public schools, and our two kids go…

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