School board member proposes scrapping student assignment system for focus on ‘community schools’

A resolution to reimagine San Francisco’s current student assignment system with a focus on “community schools” at the elementary level…

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DMV outage leaves customers waiting for hours

The San Francisco Department of Motor Vehicles office, along with approximately 70 other offices throughout the state, was unable to…

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Man killed by alleged drunk driver remembered as beloved panhandler

The man killed by an alleged drunk driver Tuesday was a well-known panhandler who had lived on the same South…

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Former SF building inspection commissioner sued over alleged fraud

The former president of the Building Inspection Commission is facing a lawsuit from the City Attorney’s Office for allegedly committing…

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3 rescued at Aquatic Park, 1 with serious injuries

Fire department crews rescued three people at Aquatic Park in San Francisco Thursday morning, including one person who has suffered…

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Calling for help shouldn’t leave tenants at risk for eviction

Last month, California took an important step toward keeping residents safe in their homes. Governor Jerry Brown signed into law…

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The changing face of diversity: more Asians entering America than Latinos

More minority babies are being born in the country today than ever before. In San Francisco — a city where…

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SFUSD needs a better plan for Lowell admissions

On Sept. 25, the San Francisco Board of Education (SFUSD) plans to vote on an unprecedented proposal that weakens Lowell…

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