After granting nonprofits a discount, SF forms 17th community benefit district in SOMA

After reducing assessments for non-profits, the Board of Supervisors unanimously voted Tuesday to form the seventeenth community benefit district in…

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Supes reappoint ‘independent voice’ to Police Commission

Noting the importance of an “independent” oversight board, the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously re-appointed labor attorney Cindy Elias…

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Muni declines to reserve a seat for Rosa Parks

During Black History Month one city official asked Muni to install seats on its buses to honor Rosa Parks, the…

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With ‘Twitter tax break’ nearing its sunset, Haney calls for hearing on controversial incentive program

With the controversial “Twitter Tax Break” program that allowed Mid-Market businesses to skirt millions of dollars in payroll taxes nearing…

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First case of measles in more than five years confirmed in SF

The first case of measles in San Francisco since 2013 was confirmed Tuesday by the Department of Public Health. A…

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San Francisco Giants outfielder Cameron Maybin arrested for DUI

Newly-acquired San Francisco Giants outfielder Cameron Maybin was arrested on a DUI charge in Scottsdale, Arizona on Friday, according to…

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SF strengthens vacant storefront registration requirements

San Francisco strengthened a vacant storefront registry Tuesday to encourage more property owners to fill the empty commercial spaces that…

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SF Preps Basketball: Serra, University boys set to play for NorCal titles

Two nearby teams remain alive in the CIF State Basketball Tournament, as the Serra Padres and University Red Devils will…

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