California’s public schools earn poor marks

I’m passionate about public education. My wife and I were both educated in public schools, and our two kids go…

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Making mischief with art and beverages

San Francisco artist Ian Ross has been busy making mischief at the corner of Potrero Avenue and 18th Street. On…

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‘Story of a Marriage’ complex, layered, satisfying

Many book lovers will have read San Francisco-based writer Andrew Sean Greer’s novels. His stories provide a sense of place…

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Donna Missal breaks out with ‘Keep Lying’

Donna Missal was a toddler when her renowned record producer father Steve Missal closed up New York shop and moved…

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Bay Bridge Series: Madison Bumgarner rocky as San Francisco Giants lose in extra innings

OAKLAND -- Never in his career had San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner walked more than five batters in a…

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Bay Bridge Series Recap: A’s overcome bizarre game-tying rally to come back on Jonathan Lucroy’s second walk-off

OAKLAND — Shortstop Marcus Semien kept Jonathan Lucroy’s 11th-inning walk-off single on repeat on his phone in the clubhouse after…

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Oakland Athletics set Coliseum attendance record

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Plans for top-floor theater in shuttered Macy’s building move forward

San Francisco planning commissioners on Thursday advanced plans that will breathe new life into a shuttered Macy’s store at Stonestown…

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