Category: San Francisco News

SF supes propose raising minimum wage to $17 for nonprofit, elderly care workers

Seven days a week, Najuwanda Daniels is either working behind the front desk of a nonprofit-run housing development in the…

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BART exploring unarmed civilian ‘ambassadors’ to patrol trains

As BART police ask the agency to hire more armed police officers, two board members are taking a different route…

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Debate over rent control measure highlights concern for single family home owners

Two supervisors sought to protect single family homeowners from a rent control expansion during a hearing Monday on whether to…

16 hours ago

SF prosecutors accuse public defender of impropriety in murder case

San Francisco prosecutors on Monday alleged Public Defender Jeff Adachi may have committed a misdemeanor when he interviewed four grand…

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Weekend collisions leave scooter rider, pedestrian with life-threatening injuries

Two people suffered life-threatening injuries in separate traffic collisions this weekend in San Francisco, police said. The first collision occurred…

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Muni delays make politicos late to Transit Week event

With a latte from Caffe Trieste in one hand and a bus handle bar in the other, Supervisor Aaron Peskin…

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School board candidates debate solutions to SF’s achievement gap

San Francisco Unified School District’s persistent achievement gap emerged as a hot-button issue — and a “community school” concept offering…

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Those impacted by the War on Drugs still wait for cannabis permits in SF

When Rodney Hampton Jr. was 19 and living in Bayview-Hunters Point public housing, he was arrested by police on an…

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