Plagued by delays, California high-speed rail back in court

SACRAMENTO — California voters embraced the idea of building the nation's first real high-speed rail system, which promised to whisk…

3 years ago

A welcome letter to Super Bowl visitors in San Francisco

Dear Super Bowl visitors, If you are visiting San Francisco for the Super Bowl festivities, welcome! We hope you have…

3 years ago

Proposal to outsource Daly City emergency dispatch stirs controversy

A proposal to outsource Daly City’s 911 dispatch services to San Mateo County has drawn protest from police officers, dispatchers…

3 years ago

SFUSD seeks funding for arts center

The San Francisco Unified School District is hoping voters will be drawn to its planned arts education center, enough to…

3 years ago

Concussions: What we choose to ignore

Concussions are in vogue. Everyone, it seems, is paying attention to concussions in sports while trying to reduce, diagnose and…

3 years ago

Feb. 7-8: Vegan Super Bowl Party, Rick Ross Super Bowl After Pary, Gary Kamiya, Lil’ Wayne, Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along

SUNDAY, FEB. 7 Vegan Super Bowl Party: Organizers promise that the second annual event offers “vegan food so good it…

3 years ago

Chocolate and cheese — just in time for Valentine’s tasting

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, what better time to contemplate delicious treats? Many of the following delights were sampled…

3 years ago

U.K. soul star Jess Glynne waited for success

At 15, British neo-soul stylist Jess Glynne was looking forward to appearing on her homeland’s reality series “The X-Factor.” Then…

3 years ago