Category: Featured Breaking

SF moves toward public power and a ‘local version of a green new deal’

San Francisco’s push to transition to a public power system after PG&E announced it will file for bankruptcy is not…

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18-year-old man arrested in brutal beating of Visitacion Valley senior

A suspect has been arrested in the high-profile beating of an elderly woman found suffering from life-threatening injuries in a…

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School district struggles to stem rising absenteeism rates

Chronic absenteeism is on the rise in San Francisco’s public schools, particularly among African American students, despite focused efforts in…

2 days ago

City, police leaders promise increased safety efforts following brutal attack on Visitacion Valley senior

Several Visitacion Valley community members were moved to tears when Helen Yee described the brutal attack that left her 88-year-old…

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Public park memorial for Alex Nieto nears installation

A planned public park memorial for Alex Nieto, who was fatally shot by San Francisco police officers in March 2014,…

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Visitacion Valley Elementary School parents call for removal of principal over ‘toxic climate’

Some 20 parents gathered outside of Visitacion Valley Elementary School on Thursday morning to protest what they said was a…

4 days ago

Crime falls in San Francisco with drops in homicides, car break-ins

San Francisco ended 2018 with declines in all sorts of crime, according to new numbers that police released Thursday, but…

4 days ago

San Francisco seeks to get a handle on its inventory of vacant storefronts

To the detriment of commercial corridors, San Francisco doesn’t actually know how many vacant storefronts it has. But legislation from…

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