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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San Francisco has gone to the dogs

I’ve got a pretty fantastic living situation. Solid rent control, great roommates, centrally located. Sure we don’t have a living…

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Protections against gender identity harassment

This week’s question comes from Lindsay in San Francisco, who writes: Q: A coworker with whom I work closely recently…

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Budget analyst wants SF to cap spending on gasoline

San Francisco’s budget analyst wants to reduce the proposed five-year, $40 million gas contract being voted on Thursday to ensure…

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A very strange reaction

“Hey, cabbie! Can you turn up the music?” “Oh, sure,” I grumble and twist the volume knob to the right.…

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‘Blaze’ tells little-known story of country great

“Blaze,” directed by Ethan Hawke, is a free-flowing, honey-colored, emotionally satisfying ramble of a movie about Blaze Foley, the singer-songwriter…

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‘House with a Clock’ a magical family-friendly adventure

Based on a 1973 novel by John Bellairs, “The House with a Clock in Its Walls” is one of those…

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