Gov. Jerry Brown proclaims drought emergency for California

With a record-dry year, reservoir levels under strain and no rain in the forecast, California Gov. Jerry Brown formally proclaimed…

5 years ago

SFDCCC faces fight over political mailing committee proposal

During every election season in San Francisco, mailboxes are stuffed with leaflets and handbills seeking to persuade voters to take…

5 years ago

Labor group formally supports a $15 minimum wage in San Francisco

Mayor Ed Lee has called for a voter-approved increase to San Francisco's minimum wage, and now a large labor group…

5 years ago

Warriors unable to slow down Nuggets in 123-116 loss

OAKLAND -- Nate Robinson scored 14 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter, J.J. Hickson grabbed a season-high 24…

5 years ago

Defense carries Stanford past Washington State; Cal moves to 4-0 in Pac-12

STANFORD — Josh Huestis and Anthony Brown each scored 15 points and Stanford ran away from Washington State 80-48 on…

5 years ago

January 16: Mary Stallings and other SF events

Who’s in town Nigeria-born author and Brown University professor Okey Ndibe talks about his new novel, “Foreign Gods, Inc.” [7…

5 years ago

Achievement-gap debate reaching peak

Years — even decades — of intense academic and political debate over closing the stubbornly wide achievement gap that separates…

5 years ago

Mayor’s vision for transportation falling short on safety: Citizens call for action

In an opinion article last week, Mayor Ed Lee laid out an argument for why we should invest more in…

5 years ago