Corey Browning

Anson Vaughan, owner of Spoke Easy, has been seen business go wild at his Richmond District bike and repair shop. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Looking for a new bike? Be prepared to wait

Shortage of parts and high demand leaves bicycle shops low on stock for many models

Anson Vaughan, owner of Spoke Easy, has been seen business go wild at his Richmond District bike and repair shop. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Friends gathered near Dolores Park to mourn Andrew Sanders Sunday evening. Sanders died of his injuries after a collision on Friday, July 17, 2020 during a hill bomb event on Dolores Street. (By Corey Browning/Special to The Examiner)

Man killed in hill bomb collision remembered as passionate cyclist, artist

A group of friends gathered Sunday evening at 19th and Dolores streets…

Friends gathered near Dolores Park to mourn Andrew Sanders Sunday evening. Sanders died of his injuries after a collision on Friday, July 17, 2020 during a hill bomb event on Dolores Street. (By Corey Browning/Special to The Examiner)
A temporary city-sanctioned camping site with space for around 50 tents opened up at the Civic Center this week. (Corey Browning/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

SF’s first sanctioned camping site for the homeless gives residents a safe place to sleep

Additional locations are in the works as city struggles to care for most vulnerable during pandemic

A temporary city-sanctioned camping site with space for around 50 tents opened up at the Civic Center this week. (Corey Browning/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Paramedics are making fewer trips to emergency room than they did at this time last year but seeing more patients who are dead on arrival or cannot be resuscitated. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Fear of COVID-19 may contribute to spike in deaths from other causes

Medical experts urge those with symptoms to seek treatment

Paramedics are making fewer trips to emergency room than they did at this time last year but seeing more patients who are dead on arrival or cannot be resuscitated. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Lyft and Uber maintain their drivers are correctly classified as contractors. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SF joins state AB5 lawsuit against Uber, Lyft

Complaint alleges companies misclassify workers as contractors to avoid cost of benefits

Lyft and Uber maintain their drivers are correctly classified as contractors. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Customers wait in line at American Cyclery in Haight-Ashbury. (Corey Browning/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco bike shops are booming during the pandemic

As popular routes swarm with cyclists, stores are having a hard time keeping up with demand

Customers wait in line at American Cyclery in Haight-Ashbury. (Corey Browning/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Bicyclist hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after striking curb

Bicyclist hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after striking curb

A 37-year old man was transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries…

Bicyclist hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after striking curb
Haney calls for help for Tenderloin

Haney calls for help for Tenderloin

Neighborhood groups call for street closures, increased testing, more rooms for homeless

Haney calls for help for Tenderloin
Golden Gate Park heavily guarded as city enforces 4/20 shutdown

Golden Gate Park heavily guarded as city enforces 4/20 shutdown

This year 4/20 celebrators had to forgo the smoke-outs, hotboxes and concerts…

Golden Gate Park heavily guarded as city enforces 4/20 shutdown
Surveillance footage released Monday showed people coming and going from the scene of an alleged illegal nightclub into the early hours of the morning. (Courtesy image)

City shuts down nightclub allegedly operating illegally amid pandemic

San Francisco police shut down an underground night club they said was…

Surveillance footage released Monday showed people coming and going from the scene of an alleged illegal nightclub into the early hours of the morning. (Courtesy image)
Customers line up outside Purple Star on Mission Street. (Corey Browning/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Dispensaries a rare bright spot in a dark economy as customers stock up

Many cannabis retailers adapting with expanded delivery services, curbside pickup

Customers line up outside Purple Star on Mission Street. (Corey Browning/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
The 22 Fillmore is among the 17 bus lines to continue operations during the coronavirus shutdown, the SFMTA announced Monday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SFMTA releases full list of planned cuts to bus service

Agency to maintain full service on 17 of 89 routes

The 22 Fillmore is among the 17 bus lines to continue operations during the coronavirus shutdown, the SFMTA announced Monday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Traffic has dropped sharply in the wake of a statewide shelter-in-place order, leaving many ride-hail drivers with no passengers. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Ride-hail drivers left idling by coronavirus shutdown looking for a lift

Bay Area ride-hail drivers are among those who have been hit hardest…

Traffic has dropped sharply in the wake of a statewide shelter-in-place order, leaving many ride-hail drivers with no passengers. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Sidewalks remain crowded in the Tenderloin, where many residents lack the option of sheltering in place. (Corey Browning/Special to the S.F Examiner)

Sheltering in place not an option for many Tenderloin residents

‘There is nobody out except people that can’t go in’

Sidewalks remain crowded in the Tenderloin, where many residents lack the option of sheltering in place. (Corey Browning/Special to the S.F Examiner)
City reports 131 coronavirus cases, zero deaths

City reports 131 coronavirus cases, zero deaths

The Department of Public Health has confirmed 131 coronavirus cases in San…

City reports 131 coronavirus cases, zero deaths
Cannabis dispensaries allowed to open despite city lockdown

Cannabis dispensaries allowed to open despite city lockdown

Stores deemed ‘essential services’ for medical marijuana users

Cannabis dispensaries allowed to open despite city lockdown
11-year-old girl struck by a driver in the Tenderloin

11-year-old girl struck by a driver in the Tenderloin

Police say 73-year-old man arrested

11-year-old girl struck by a driver in the Tenderloin
San Francisco State University has moved classes online through April 6 to reduce the transmission of coronavirus.                                 Kevin N. Hume/
S.F. Examiner

Students worry about impact on grades, graduation as universities make abrupt switch to online classes

Students and faculty are scrambling to adapt to online instruction after a…

San Francisco State University has moved classes online through April 6 to reduce the transmission of coronavirus.                                 Kevin N. Hume/
S.F. Examiner
SF to use recreational vehicles, vacant hotel rooms as quarantine space

SF to use recreational vehicles, vacant hotel rooms as quarantine space

Announcement comes as city reaches 14 diagnosed coronavirus cases

SF to use recreational vehicles, vacant hotel rooms as quarantine space
SF man accused of ‘tormenting’ minor for explicit images, videos

SF man accused of ‘tormenting’ minor for explicit images, videos

A 19-year-old San Francisco man is accused of extorting a minor for…

SF man accused of ‘tormenting’ minor for explicit images, videos