Laura Waxmann

SFUSD going back to basics with school lunches made from scratch

Upgraded culinary center could serve as model for expanded in-house food production.

Bomb threat prompts evacuations at CCSF

Updated ( 4:56 p.m.): The San Franicsco Polcie Deparetmtn has concluded its…

Health department human resources director stepping down

The San Francisco Department of Public Health’s human resources director has announced…

Black officials call out NAACP head for partisan politics

Conflicts reach a head after Rev. Amos Brown calls supervisors ‘racist’ for resisting Mayor Breed

Dueling behavioral health plans headed for March 2020 ballot as city leaders spar over reform plans

Update 5:10 p.m.: Mayor London Breed filed paperwork Tuesday that would place…

Deal reached over shutdown of long-term mental health beds

San Francisco Mayor London Breed and public health leaders have agreed to…

Community groups, homeowners not sold on ‘Green’ tax district proposed for Mission Dolores

Property owners seeking to create a special tax district in a roughly…

Homeless advocates say city policy to priotize shelter for pregnant women remains ‘muddle of confusion’

Community leaders, nonprofits say they’re getting mixed messages

High school mural backers move planned ballot measure to November

Group seeking to preserve controversial historic fresco and keep it visible to public

SF Rent Board weighs proposal to force landlords seeking rent hikes to disclose their finances

The Rent Board Commission is debating proposed guidelines that would require landlords…

Mayor appoints Sue Diamond to Planning Commission

Land use and real estate attorney Sue Diamond has been appointed to…

Fired CCSF administrator accuses college of wrongful termination, wage discrimination

A former City College of San Francisco administrator who was fired last…

George Washington High School’s alumni association sues over controversial S.F. mural

The lawsuit, filed in California Superior Court on Friday, challenges a vote by the school board in August to cover the New Deal era mural.

Health Department promises plan for long-term mental health beds before end of month

Public Health Director Grant Colfax has given his staff until mid-October to…

Supervisors press on with mental health care ballot measure despite mayor’s opposition

City leaders seeking to overhaul San Francisco’s behavioral health system are forging…

Health officials tell skeptical board city is meeting demand for drug and alcohol treatment

More than a decade ago voters mandated that on-the-spot substance abuse treatment…

City College board boosts administrators wages but holds off on larger increases

The City College of San Francisco board approved an initial 10 percent…

Elimination of paper census forms could cause undercount for Asian, Russian communities

A U.S. Census Bureau move to eliminate bi-lingual paper forms could lead…

JUUL CEO resigns amid concerns over vaping

JUUL CEO Kevin Burns announced early Wednesday morning that he is stepping…

Veritas tenants skeptical of pass-through policy change

Renters say corporate landlord’s move to forgive fees inconsistently applied