Category: Editor’s Picks

Middle school PE teacher on leave following sexual harassment claims

A Physical Education teacher at Aptos Middle School has been placed on administrative leave and dozens of other teachers are…

2 days ago

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…

1 week ago

New S.F. study opens door to exploring gender differences in environmental policies

Some San Franciscans remember a life in the 1950s before our “throwaway culture” took hold. Home cooked meals were the…

1 week ago

Touched by Buddha: Exploring the spas of Chiang Mai

The tradition of Thai massage is older than the Bible. Whether a two-person stretching and hands-on yoga session or a…

2 weeks ago

Why my former student needs Prop C to pass

I’ve got a confession, dear readers: This last year I’ve felt helpless to help a homeless friend. But Proposition C…

2 weeks ago

One step over the (picket) line

If anyone happened to be surprised by the SFMTA’s recent decision to limit the number of taxicabs allowed to work…

3 weeks ago

Second cracked window on Millennium Tower was known to window washers ‘for years’

Residents of the sinking Millennium Tower can’t seem to catch a break – but their windows are. Just weeks after…

3 weeks ago

Seats on new Muni trains draw complaints from riders

Muni’s new trains have earned rave reviews, with one minor exception: their seats. The new layout, with benches lining the…

3 weeks ago