Even while San Francisco’s economy is booming, people are restless to leave

Not everyone is choosing to stay in The City and Silicon Valley. San Francisco had a net domestic out-migration of…

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Playing the taxicab hustle pays off with bigger fares

Last Thursday was my first taxi shift in two weeks. After failing to come up with my share of February’s…

4 weeks ago

Broke-Ass City: The best way to beat the devil is to support a union

I was walking through SoMa on Tuesday when I heard what sounded like vuvuzelas droning down the street. As I…

4 weeks ago

The recycling myth

I watched the conveyor belt whiz past and recognized the brand of toothbrush I use. And was that the same…

4 weeks ago

Bike Coalition, Mandelman call for more bike racks citywide

San Francisco should install far more bike racks citywide. That’s the call from the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition and Supervisor…

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Report: Nearly 400 people died homeless on SF streets since 2016

Many of the homeless who die on San Francisco’s streets have little contact with city shelters or services for mental…

4 weeks ago

Don’t ‘lock them up’

During the last presidential elections cries of “lock her up” energized the crowds. Have our city supervisors taken a page…

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Uber, Lyft to pay into fund to provide wheelchair-accessible trips

People using motorized wheelchairs have largely been left in the dust by the ride-hail revolution. Now Uber and Lyft are…

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