Barcelona’s Brian Fennell goes solo with SYML

Keyboardist Brian Fennell admits he lived a charmed Peter Pan existence with his last indie outfit Barcelona. For years after…

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Kamala Harris embraces Oakland, but the feeling isn’t necessarily mutual

OAKLAND, Calif. — When Kamala Harris considered places to launch her White House bid, she had options: Washington, where she…

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‘We need them to come forward’: legislation would make it safer for sex workers to report violent crimes

Following steps taken by San Francisco last year to protect sex workers who are victims of violent crimes, state Sen.…

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Kamala Harris wants marijuana legalized, cites her Jamaican roots

WASHINGTON — Sen. Kamala Harris said Monday that she is in favor of legalizing marijuana at the federal level, pushing…

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Gov. Gavin Newsom to pull National Guard from California’s border with Mexico

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — As a second partial government shutdown looms in Washington over border discussions, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday…

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Arrests made in robbery at center of controversy over slow police response

After drawing scrutiny for taking four hours to respond to a violent robbery at a bakery in the Excelsior, San…

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Family-run mortuary closes its doors after nearly 60 years in the Fillmore

A family-run mortuary that has operated in the Fillmore District for nearly 60 years closed its doors to the community…

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Legislation requiring right to counsel for older youth moves forward

Legislation that would ensure all youth in San Francisco have access to legal counsel and a parent or responsible adult…

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