Laura Waxmann

Property confiscated during encampment sweeps rarely returned, homeless say

Homeless, advocates hold protest at Potrero Hill operations yard

After years of delay, swimming pool set to open inside Richmond District’s Alexandria Theater

Planning Commission voted 4-1 to approve modified plans for the long-vacant theater.

SF DA George Gascon could enter Los Angeles race

Gascon could challenge Jackie Lacey for DA in his hometown

SRO resident on hunger strike for rent relief

Activist putting her body on the line in push to cap rents for residents in city SROs

Emotions run high at hearing on plan to remove or cover historic New Deal mural

Controversial Washington High School fresco depicts slaves, dead Native American

Nonprofit seeking city assistance to buy historic Mission District property

Mission Economic Development Agency under contract to purchase Redstone Building for $15M

‘Against the interest of the people’: City College community opposes Balboa Reservoir housing project

CCSF neighbors express concerns over affordability, impacts on area

Food workers at SFO call for increased wages, health care with strike vote

‘I can’t even think of having health insurance,’ one worker says

Proposal brings new hope for the Mezzanine

The Mezzanine may not be forced to move out after all if District 6 Supervisor Matt Haney’s plan works.

Police descend on homeless camp in the Mission

Clutching a broom in one hand and a trash bag in the other, Jose Garcia is well-aware that there are few places in San Francisco where he and his loved ones are welcome.

Three months after shooting, Fillmore Heritage Center to host events

Nearly three months after a shooting closed the Fillmore Heritage Center, hailed as a cornerstone of the Fillmore’s Black community, will host a series of events.

Day to be dedicated to beloved San Francisco ‘Tamale Lady’

The “Tamale Lady” — San Francisco’s perhaps most beloved street vendor — will soon have a day dedicated to her legacy.

Fruitvale BART station mural honors Oscar Grant 10 years after shooting death

More than a decade after Oscar Grant was shot and killed by…

Teacher stipends could attract new talent to underserved schools

Mayor’s budget proposal includes $10 million in funding for new staffing incentives

Lack of reporting requirements, enforcement doomed “Twitter tax break” deal with companies

Program was intended to give companies an incentive to stay in the struggling mid-Market Street area

Office, housing expansion planned for former Lyft HQ meets with opposition

Project at 2300 Harrison St. adds 24 units, new retail, arts and office space to current building

San Francisco to shut down juvenile hall

Board voted 10-1 for plan despite mayor’s opposition, calls for reform rather than closure

CCSF preparing to ask voters for bigger bond measure to pay for maintenance, new construction

Performing arts center project included in measure could be scaled down

Jane Kim to lead Bay Area campaign for Bernie Sanders

The Vermont senator backed Kim in her 2016 state Senate run and push for Free City College

Police obtained previously undisclosed warrant to monitor journalist’s phone before raid

Police chief has acknowledged searches may have violated First Amendment protections