Category: Featured The City

As contract negotiations drag out, Marriott workers struggle to pay bills

Five days each week, Larrilou Carumba leads dozens of her unionized co-workers in a march to the rhythm of makeshift…

2 days ago

San Francisco’s beloved ‘Tamale Lady’ dead at 65

Virginia Ramos, the Mission District’s beloved "Tamale Lady," has died. She was 65. Ramos, a resident of San Francisco, died…

2 months ago

Word Weaver: Kim Shuck fights back, one poem, one statue at a time

“Commemorative statuary is not about history, it’s about honoring historical people, that’s what a civic center is about,” said San…

2 months ago

Headless torso case: Missing man’s debit card paid hazmat crew to clean his SF home

The debit card of a missing man was used to hire a hazmat crew to clean the South of Market…

3 months ago

Campaign contributions pour into school board race

Front runners are emerging as campaign cash and endorsements are trickling into the school board race, narrowing down an exceptionally…

3 months ago

SF police union gets openly gay leader and a new style, at last

An openly gay leader of the San Francisco Police Officers Association should seem unremarkable in a city synonymous with celebrating…

4 months ago

San Francisco Examiner Pride 2018 coverage and events calendar

The San Francisco Examiner is brimming with Pride. Below, find our expansive Pride 2018 coverage, from a trail-blazing drag queen…

5 months ago

Fillmore District shooting injures two

A man and a woman were transported to a hospital Friday night after becoming targets in a shooting in the…

6 months ago