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Supes, district attorney denounce Tenderloin attacks on elderly Asian women

Supes, district attorney denounce Tenderloin attacks on elderly Asian women

Following the arrest of a man this week in connection with two…

Supes, district attorney denounce Tenderloin attacks on elderly Asian women
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NFL expansion team effort in Oakland bids $92.5m for city’s Coliseum stake

By Eli Walsh Bay City News Foundation A group of African American…

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State Sen. Scott Wiener speaks with Mayor London Breed at a news conference at Boedekker Park in the Tenderloin where he pledged to reintroduce legislation to establish legal safe injection sites on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Sen. Wiener announces renewed push for safe injection sites

State Sen. Scott Wiener on Thursday announced he’s planning on reintroducing legislation…

State Sen. Scott Wiener speaks with Mayor London Breed at a news conference at Boedekker Park in the Tenderloin where he pledged to reintroduce legislation to establish legal safe injection sites on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Firefighters salute fallen comrade after fatal training accident

Firefighters salute fallen comrade after fatal training accident

A San Francisco firefighter-paramedic died during a training accident Wednesday morning, Fire…

Firefighters salute fallen comrade after fatal training accident
Gov. Gavin Newsom (left) named Martin Jenkins (right) to the California Supreme Court on Monday, Oct. 5, 2020. (Courtesy photo)

Newsom picks first openly gay man to serve on state Supreme Court

SF native Martin Jenkins third black man ever to serve on high court, first appointed since 1981

Gov. Gavin Newsom (left) named Martin Jenkins (right) to the California Supreme Court on Monday, Oct. 5, 2020. (Courtesy photo)
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Alameda Co. DA to reopen Oscar Grant death investigation

By Eli Walsh Bay City News Foundation Alameda County District Attorney Nancy…

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Smoke from the Glass Fire rises from the hills on September 27, 2020 in Calistoga, CA. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Evacuation order lifted for City of Calistoga as Glass Fire reaches 17 percent containment

The evacuation order covering the City of Calistoga that was issued six…

Smoke from the Glass Fire rises from the hills on September 27, 2020 in Calistoga, CA. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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Breed signs budget but slams supervisors as ‘irresponsible’ for funding raises for city workers

San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Friday she’s signed the city’s $13.6…

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Undersheriff Matt Freeman (Courtesy SFSD)

Undersheriff Matt Freeman steps down

Second in command end 30-year-career with Sheriff’s Department

Undersheriff Matt Freeman (Courtesy SFSD)
City unveils new outdoor voting center

City unveils new outdoor voting center

By Daniel Montes Bay City News Service San Francisco city officials on…

City unveils new outdoor voting center
A US Flag flaps in the wind as the Shady Fire impacts structures along CA-12 on Monday, Sept. 28, 2020 in Santa Rosa, CA. (Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Glass Fire tops 42,000 acres, but milder weather helps fight

The Glass Fire remained at 0 percent containment Tuesday evening, but there…

A US Flag flaps in the wind as the Shady Fire impacts structures along CA-12 on Monday, Sept. 28, 2020 in Santa Rosa, CA. (Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
North Bay fires spreading rapidly, prompting evacuations

North Bay fires spreading rapidly, prompting evacuations

Wildfires prompt extended Spare the Air Alert; heat advisory, red flag warnings in effect

North Bay fires spreading rapidly, prompting evacuations
Jake Jacobs, UCSF LVN at Ward 86-HIV Clinic, demonstrates collecting a blood sample for medical volunteers. (Courtesy Barbara Ries for UCSF)

City announces $28 million for Latino community to combat COVID-19

The city will provide $28.5 million to support the city’s Latino community,…

Jake Jacobs, UCSF LVN at Ward 86-HIV Clinic, demonstrates collecting a blood sample for medical volunteers. (Courtesy Barbara Ries for UCSF)
SoMa supportive housing project on former federal property breaks ground

SoMa supportive housing project on former federal property breaks ground

San Francisco city officials on Thursday broke ground on a new supportive…

SoMa supportive housing project on former federal property breaks ground
Litza Gabriela Padilla, left, and Lilian Bucso holds Census signs in different languages at The City’s Census Week of Action event on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F Examiner)

Judge rules that census must not be rushed

A U.S. District Court judge issued a preliminary injunction Thursday evening that…

Litza Gabriela Padilla, left, and Lilian Bucso holds Census signs in different languages at The City’s Census Week of Action event on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F Examiner)
Avleene Valencia, left, and Ana Fernandez hand out Census-themed shirts and masks to the community at The City’s Census Week of Action event on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F Examiner)

City launches ‘Census Week of Action’ ahead of next week’s deadline

San Francisco officials have launched a Census Week of Action, organizing several…

Avleene Valencia, left, and Ana Fernandez hand out Census-themed shirts and masks to the community at The City’s Census Week of Action event on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F Examiner)
Judge will rule later this week on shortening time frame for U.S. census data collection

Judge will rule later this week on shortening time frame for U.S. census data collection

A federal judge in San Jose heard arguments Tuesday on a preliminary…

Judge will rule later this week on shortening time frame for U.S. census data collection
Many businesses in San Francisco have boarded up their windows during the coronavirus shelter-in-place in response to a number of burglaries. (Sara Gaiser/S.F. Examiner)

Pilot program will help small businesses repair smashed windows

San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin has teamed up with Supervisor Dean…

Many businesses in San Francisco have boarded up their windows during the coronavirus shelter-in-place in response to a number of burglaries. (Sara Gaiser/S.F. Examiner)
Shots fired in Bayview District in second incident of month linked to sideshows

Shots fired in Bayview District in second incident of month linked to sideshows

Police in San Francisco are investigating the second shooting to occur at…

Shots fired in Bayview District in second incident of month linked to sideshows
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Court prevents Trump administration from blocking WeChat pending hearing

Late Saturday night, a federal judge in San Francisco issued a preliminary…

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