Man killed by alleged drunk driver remembered as beloved panhandler

The man killed by an alleged drunk driver Tuesday was a well-known panhandler who had lived on the same South…

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Former SF building inspection commissioner sued over alleged fraud

The former president of the Building Inspection Commission is facing a lawsuit from the City Attorney’s Office for allegedly committing…

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3 rescued at Aquatic Park, 1 with serious injuries

Fire department crews rescued three people at Aquatic Park in San Francisco Thursday morning, including one person who has suffered…

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Calling for help shouldn’t leave tenants at risk for eviction

Last month, California took an important step toward keeping residents safe in their homes. Governor Jerry Brown signed into law…

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The changing face of diversity: more Asians entering America than Latinos

More minority babies are being born in the country today than ever before. In San Francisco — a city where…

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SFUSD needs a better plan for Lowell admissions

On Sept. 25, the San Francisco Board of Education (SFUSD) plans to vote on an unprecedented proposal that weakens Lowell…

19 hours ago

San Francisco has gone to the dogs

I’ve got a pretty fantastic living situation. Solid rent control, great roommates, centrally located. Sure we don’t have a living…

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Protections against gender identity harassment

This week’s question comes from Lindsay in San Francisco, who writes: Q: A coworker with whom I work closely recently…

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