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Badly needed rain cooled off pedestrians on Market Street in The City on Wednesday. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)

Storm door opens in San Francisco — what will the rains bring?

‘Come Monday, fire season in Northern California should be done’

Badly needed rain cooled off pedestrians on Market Street in The City on Wednesday. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
Cabernet sauvignon grapes sat in a container after being crushed at Smith-Madrone Winery in St. Helena. (Courtesy Smith-Madrone Winery)

San Francisco’s ‘Champagne problems’ — Wine industry suffers supply chain woes

‘Everywhere you turn, things that were easy are no longer easy’

Cabernet sauvignon grapes sat in a container after being crushed at Smith-Madrone Winery in St. Helena. (Courtesy Smith-Madrone Winery)
An air monitoring station at All Good Pizza that is part of the Marie Harrison Bayview Air Monitoring Project on Friday, Oct. 8, 2021.
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Bayview air monitoring program helps residents breathe easier

‘We have a human right to have clean air and clean water, period’

An air monitoring station at All Good Pizza that is part of the Marie Harrison Bayview Air Monitoring Project on Friday, Oct. 8, 2021.
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The water quality of Lake Merced, which appears green, has been declining as a result of urban runoff. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)

The plan to cure sickly Lake Merced: Here’s how it works

Projects underway to raise water levels with treated stormwater

The water quality of Lake Merced, which appears green, has been declining as a result of urban runoff. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
The Blue Angels flight team made a tight formation during the Fleet Week Air Show near Marina Green in October 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Fleet Week is back. So are the Blue Angels

Pilots who were sidelined during the pandemic are ‘getting the itch’ to return to The City’s skies

The Blue Angels flight team made a tight formation during the Fleet Week Air Show near Marina Green in October 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)