After 13 years guiding Chamber of Commerce, Jim Lazarus bound for Feinstein’s office — again

  San Francisco is losing a local titan to federal public service: Jim Lazarus is leaving the San Francisco Chamber…

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Parking-protected bike lane approved near 4th and King Caltrain Station

From no protection to full protection, cyclists just scored a major win on Townsend Street. The City’s transportation board approved…

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When bloviating regulars are no longer worth the effort

It’s all fun and games until you realize you’ve been listening to the same passenger moan and complain in the…

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The singing is stunning in ‘Maria by Callas’

“Maria by Callas” (opening Friday at the Clay) isn’t a penetrating portrait of its title subject, but filmmaker Tom Volf…

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The Struts’ Luke Spiller makes friends in many places

As his career as lead singer for Britain’s glam-rocking The Struts speeds up, Luke Spiller has met — and opened…

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Films opening, film festivals Nov. 8-9, 2018

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs: Joel and Ethan Coen take on tales of the American West in this theatrical release…

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Rosamund Pike brings reporter Marie Colvin to life in ‘A Private War’

In “A Private War,” Rosamund Pike gives a committed, convincing performance as intrepid, eyepatch-wearing war correspondent Marie Colvin, who died…

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