Category: On Guard

Challengers emerge to battle for newly open Sunset District supervisorial seat

Let’s get ready to rummmmmblllle! Candidates are gunning for District 4's supervisorial seat, representing the Sunset District. As of last…

16 hours ago

Ex-employee comes forward to ID club owner in threats to burn homeless encampment

You thought the guy throwing a homeless man’s belongings in Oakland’s Lake Merritt was bad? Move over “Jogger Joe.” A…

2 days ago

Nightclub owner accused of threats, attack on homeless man after surveillance video surfaces

Update 6/18: After this column published, a former employee of Jason Perkins came forward to ID him as the man…

5 days ago

Sunset District Supervisor candidate Jessica Ho out front as presumptive front-runner

While San Francisco’s political watchers sat on the edge of their seats awaiting news of our next mayor (spoiler alert…

5 days ago

Supervisor Katy Tang announces she will not seek re-election, leaving open race for Sunset seat

Supervisor Katy Tang announced she will not seek reelection Tuesday, on the eve of the deadline to file papers to…

7 days ago

Kat Anderson backs out of supe race to represent Marina, Pac Heights — endorses incumbent Catherine Stefani

The late Mayor Ed Lee’s death has sent ripples through The City’s political world, many of which are still unfolding.…

1 week ago

After staggering loss, Jeff Sheehy drops out of November D8 supervisor race

Outgoing Supervisor Jeff Sheehy will not seek re-election in November, he confirmed Monday. His decision follows a staggering 23-percentage point…

1 week ago

Amid heated SF mayor contest, pressure mounts to repeal ranked-choice voting

Holy hell, the mayor’s race is a squeaker, with daily vote counts sending San Franciscans into a tizzy. Already, however,…

1 week ago