Fire crews make headway against Napa County wildfire

Fire crews on Sunday said a wildfire in rural Napa County is now 50 percent contained after the blaze destroyed…

4 months ago

SF Marathon kicks off with thousands of runners expected

The 41st annual San Francisco Marathon is under way on Sunday morning, with more than 27,500 runners expected to participate.…

4 months ago

London Breed supporters have sketchy history supporting public housing

In June, Frisco native Jamilah King penned a widely-shared article in Mother Jones about the messy race politics of the…

4 months ago

SF Marathon: Blind veteran Rich Hunter has helped revolutionize marathon running for the visually-impaired

In November of 1989, five months after being commissioned as a second lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps, 22-year…

4 months ago

Why spray any toxic herbicides in city parks?

San Francisco prides itself on leading the way with the environment. But when it comes to using toxic herbicides in…

4 months ago

Funding the California school system

Last week we laid out the key problems with California (and San Francisco) public education. The primary problem is that…

4 months ago

Supervisor candidate Catherine Stefani sued by tenant for ‘wrongful eviction’

Time for a pop quiz: Who’s San Francisco’s biggest constituency? Is it the dreaded NIMBY’s? Bzzzt, wrong. Muni riders? Bzzzt,…

4 months ago

Mission District school to open its doors to homeless students, families in November

Plans to temporarily transform the gym of a Mission District school into an overnight shelter for its marginally housed students…

4 months ago