It’s too early to ban environmentally-damaging shotgun shell components

On Baker Beach last week, Anna Kauffman picked up 23 pieces of plastic, similarly shaped like small blooming flowers, in…

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Supervisors call for financial aid fund for merchants harmed by construction

From Chinatown to Van Ness Avenue, long-running, much-delayed Muni construction projects have threatened businesses and even caused some to shut…

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Sheriff Vicki Hennessy on the fence about running for re-election

San Francisco Sheriff Vicki Hennessy isn’t sure whether she wants to serve another term in office as the November election…

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‘Collisions’ among IndieFest’s most timely, topical films

San Francisco writer-director Richard Levien’s “Collisions,” a sensitively portrayed, moving story about an immigrant family in San Francisco and the…

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Jan. 30-31: Alana Davis, Bird Streets, Dov Davidoff, Helen Zia, Seth Kugel, Friends Live!, Lena Hall, Flor de Toloache, Villalobos Brothers, Ólafur Arnalds, Tosh Berman, Berkeley Symphony, Balms

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 30 Alana Davis: The folk-pop-soul singer-songwriter with the 1997 radio hit “32 Flavors” plays from her new album…

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Bernstein: Trading Madison Bumgarner would represent an understandable but unfortunate end of an era

The teardown trend that just hit the desert could soon make its way to San Francisco. Over the past two…

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PrepFocus: Differences will be on display as SI and Serra meet in Jungle Game

Dichotomy has long been a central theme of the St. Ignatius-Serra rivalry. Ever since SI went co-ed in 1989, the…

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SF Preps Basketball: After surrendering double-digit lead, Mission keeps AAA streak alive vs. Lowell

LOWELL HIGH SCHOOL — Mission senior guard Ben Knight didn't go to school on Monday. He'd been sick with a…

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