Author: Michael Toren

Michael Toren is a reporter in San Francisco. Reach him at mtoren@sfexaminer.com, or follow him on Twitter @Michael_Toren.

Environmental advocates, Russian bathhouse challenge India Basin development

Environmental advocates and a Russian bathhouse have filed appeals of a massive India Basin development project in Hunters Point that…

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DMV outage leaves customers waiting for hours

The San Francisco Department of Motor Vehicles office, along with approximately 70 other offices throughout the state, was unable to…

5 days ago

Elderly woman struck by truck, seriously injured in Bernal Heights

A 75-year-old woman was struck by a “contractor-type” flatbed truck Wednesday afternoon near the intersection of Cortland Avenue and Ellsworth…

6 days ago

Drivers to pay Treasure Island toll in both directions starting in 2021

Starting in 2021, drivers travelling to or from Treasure Island will be forced to pay a toll in addition to…

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Construction workers, Warriors celebrate arena project milestone

Just one month before the Golden State Warriors begin their 2018-19 season – the last the team expects to play…

2 weeks ago

Muni slowdowns blamed on tunnel contractor, damaged equipment

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency officials blamed delays along the Muni light rail lines this week on damage to the…

2 weeks ago

Hundreds march in SF against governor’s Global Climate Action Summit

Hundreds of protesters marched through South of Market on Thursday morning, shutting down traffic as they moved toward the Moscone…

2 weeks ago

Civic leaders, protesters converge on SF for Global Climate Summit

Political leaders, representatives from businesses, nonprofits, and — of course — protesters from all over the world are set to…

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