Laura Waxmann

SFSU professor sues university, alleges discrimination due to her pro-Palestinian activism

A San Francisco State University professor who was previously sued for anti-semitism…

Family-run mortuary closes its doors after nearly 60 years in the Fillmore

A family-run mortuary that has operated in the Fillmore District for nearly…

SF supervisors seek increased protections for childcare facilities

Two San Francisco supervisors plan to introduce legislation in the coming weeks…

Slow approval process not only obstacle for city housing goals

Plans for close to 45,000 potential homes are currently approved in San…

Tensions over Mission District gentrification flare at hearing on 16th Street project

The developers of a controversial Mission District housing project have offered opponents…

Gas line explosion sends flames into the air, sets five buildings on fire

Flames shot 40 feet into the air Wednesday afternoon as the San…

Nonprofits, small property owners say they can’t afford SoMa special tax district

A years-long effort to create a special tax district to fund quality…

Mechanical problem backs up Muni subway service during morning rush hour

A crossover switch issue at the Castro MUNI station delayed subway service…

SF General to revise billing policy that leaves patients with private insurance in debt

A long standing billing policy that has left insured patients receiving trauma…

Breed, Walton call for independent review of retesting efforts at Hunters Point Shipyard

An independent review team will examine recent efforts to retest two sites…

City College of San Francisco opens free food market for students in need

Recognizing that food insecurity is a growing issue on campus, City College…

Conflict over use of windfall funds for education, homeless erupts in protest at city meeting

A day of intense lobbying over competing proposals for how to spend…

SF struggles to get an accurate measure of its homeless population

At the corner of Pine and Baker streets, Shane McGraw slammed on…

Nurses at ZSFGH alleging understaffing leaves patients at risk

With union contract bargaining set to begin next month, nurses and other…

Breed appoints education advisor to fill seat on school board

Mayor London Breed on Tuesday appointed Jenny Lam, a social justice advocate…

City, police leaders promise increased safety efforts following brutal attack on Visitacion Valley senior

Several Visitacion Valley community members were moved to tears when Helen Yee…

School district struggles to stem rising absenteeism rates

Chronic absenteeism is on the rise in San Francisco’s public schools, particularly…

Visitacion Valley Elementary School parents call for removal of principal over ‘toxic climate’

Some 20 parents gathered outside of Visitacion Valley Elementary School on Thursday…

SFUSD employee found dead in San Francisco Bay

A 67-year-old woman who was found dead in the San Francisco Bay…

Software malfunction prevents many CCSF students from registering for classes

Malfunctions in newly upgraded administrative software meant to improve the online experience…