Olivia Wynkoop

Mayor London Breed and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi answer press questions at a grand opening ceremony for the Edwin M. Lee Apartments, an affordable housing complex designated for formerly homeless veterans and low-income families named in honor of the late SF mayor, on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

City celebrates completion of new affordable housing project in Mission Bay

Edwin M. Lee Apartments, named after former mayor, to house homeless veterans, low-income families

Mayor London Breed and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi answer press questions at a grand opening ceremony for the Edwin M. Lee Apartments, an affordable housing complex designated for formerly homeless veterans and low-income families named in honor of the late SF mayor, on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
A San Francisco Fire Department paramedic says she was harassed in the workplace and demoted as a result of taking pregnancy leave. (Courtesy photo)

Paramedic says fire department discriminated against her when she got pregnant

Lawsuit alleges woman who took maternity leave subjected to harassment, demotion

A San Francisco Fire Department paramedic says she was harassed in the workplace and demoted as a result of taking pregnancy leave. (Courtesy photo)
Medical assistant Judith Holmes administers a vaccine to patient Vik Kashyap at a new COVID-19 neighborhood vaccination site at 3271 18th St. in the Mission District on Thursday, April 15, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

New vaccine site opens in Mission District

A new vaccine site for Mission community members opened Thursday at 18th…

Medical assistant Judith Holmes administers a vaccine to patient Vik Kashyap at a new COVID-19 neighborhood vaccination site at 3271 18th St. in the Mission District on Thursday, April 15, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Chase Center and the Golden State Warriors hosted a media Welcome Back conference to discuss the safety protocols and amenities when fans return for a basketball game on April 23rd at Chase Center on April 13, 2021 in San Francisco, California. (Photography by Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner).

Golden State Warriors ready to welcome fans back to Chase Center

COVID-19 tests, app-based food ordering among new safety protocols announced this week

Chase Center and the Golden State Warriors hosted a media Welcome Back conference to discuss the safety protocols and amenities when fans return for a basketball game on April 23rd at Chase Center on April 13, 2021 in San Francisco, California. (Photography by Chris Victorio | Special to the S.F. Examiner).
Dean Preston, pictured at a campaign rally in 2020, introduced a resolution to the Board of Supervisors backing Assembly Bill 20. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F Examiner)

Supes back bill banning corporate campaign contributions

AB 20 would prohibit businesses from donating directly to political candidates

Dean Preston, pictured at a campaign rally in 2020, introduced a resolution to the Board of Supervisors backing Assembly Bill 20. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F Examiner)
Temperatures are expected to drop around the Bay Area (Courtesy National Weather Service Bay Area)

Warm SF weather won’t make it to the weekend

Rain in the cards as early as Sunday

Temperatures are expected to drop around the Bay Area (Courtesy National Weather Service Bay Area)
Police released images of the stabbing suspect (Courtesy SFPD)

Police seek suspect in unprovoked UN Plaza stabbing

San Francisco police are asking the public for help finding a suspect…

Police released images of the stabbing suspect (Courtesy SFPD)
Circus Camp at the Circus Center teaches arial stunts and tumbling, Courtesy of Fernando Gambaroni

Kids camps open up for summer fun, learning

Programs especially welcome following year of being shut in

Circus Camp at the Circus Center teaches arial stunts and tumbling, Courtesy of Fernando Gambaroni
SFPD Crime

Suspect arrested in Market Street attack on elderly victims

A man has been arrested in connection with a widely publicized assault…

SFPD Crime
After the pandemic hit, San Francisco installed handwashing stations intended to serve the homeless, but advocates say more permanent water stations are needed, especially in the Tenderloin. 
David Mamaril 
Horowitz/Special to S.F. Examiner

Survey finds homeless residents have insufficient access to clean water

Homeless residents in San Francisco struggle to access clean water for drinking…

After the pandemic hit, San Francisco installed handwashing stations intended to serve the homeless, but advocates say more permanent water stations are needed, especially in the Tenderloin. 
David Mamaril 
Horowitz/Special to S.F. Examiner
The Decreasing the Distance march on Sat, March 13, 2021 began at Alamo Square, advanced down Hayes Street, and ended at City Hall. (By Camille Cohen/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

One year after city schools closed, parents rally for a full reopening

On the one-year anniversary of the last full day of in-person classes…

The Decreasing the Distance march on Sat, March 13, 2021 began at Alamo Square, advanced down Hayes Street, and ended at City Hall. (By Camille Cohen/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
SFPD San Francisco Police investigate a crash scene at Eighth and Folsom streets on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Suspect arrested in June Tenderloin shooting

San Francisco Police have arrested a suspect in a June Tenderloin shooting…

SFPD San Francisco Police investigate a crash scene at Eighth and Folsom streets on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
A state constitutional amendment would ban prison labor. (Shutterstock)

SF supervisors support move to end involuntary prison labor in California

San Francisco Supervisors threw their support Thursday behind Assembly Constitutional Amendment (ACA)…

A state constitutional amendment would ban prison labor. (Shutterstock)
San Francisco’s Recreation and Parks Department hires teens to work at summer camp and other city jobs. (Photo courtesy of Jim Watkins)

City offers summer jobs for teens

SF Recreation and Parks is hiring 200 city kids for its annual…

San Francisco’s Recreation and Parks Department hires teens to work at summer camp and other city jobs. (Photo courtesy of Jim Watkins)
The now-shuttered Cliff House restaurant overlooks Ocean Beach people at Ocean Beach on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021. (Sebastian Miño-Bucheli / Special to the S.F. Examiner)

History buffs working to keep Cliff House collection in public view

Funds needed to buy up historic building’s contents at auction

The now-shuttered Cliff House restaurant overlooks Ocean Beach people at Ocean Beach on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021. (Sebastian Miño-Bucheli / Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Christopher Woitel, 50, was last heard from by friends and family members on Jan. 9. (Courtesy photo via Mark Guarino)

No foul play suspected in death of missing man

The search for Christopher Woitel, a computer programmer who has been missing…

Christopher Woitel, 50, was last heard from by friends and family members on Jan. 9. (Courtesy photo via Mark Guarino)
Christopher Woitel has not been heard from since Jan. 9, 2021. (Courtesy photo)

Christopher Woitel has been missing for over a month. His family is turning to the community for help.

Christopher Woitel’s loved ones haven’t seen or heard from him since Jan.…

Christopher Woitel has not been heard from since Jan. 9, 2021. (Courtesy photo)
A sign for the Year of the Ox hangs at the corner of Stockton and Clay streets in Chinatown during a subdued holiday season. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Year of the Ox meets the year of Covid

Lunar New Year traditions change and adapt to difficult times

A sign for the Year of the Ox hangs at the corner of Stockton and Clay streets in Chinatown during a subdued holiday season. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Delia A. and her dog, Dizzy, climb on trees installed in the renovated the Golden Gate Dog Training Area at Golden Gate Park. (Samantha Laurey/Special to SF Examiner)

SF’s largest dog play area undergoes a trans-fur-mation

The city’s largest dog park reopened this weekend after a $2.4 million…

Delia A. and her dog, Dizzy, climb on trees installed in the renovated the Golden Gate Dog Training Area at Golden Gate Park. (Samantha Laurey/Special to SF Examiner)
Miguel Santiago, D-Chula Vista, expressed his views Thursday Feb. 4, 2021 on the state's handling of the recent surge in unemployment claims. (Examiner screenshot)

California lawmakers call for reform after unemployment system breakdown

State legislators introduced a package of initiatives at a news conference Thursday…

Miguel Santiago, D-Chula Vista, expressed his views Thursday Feb. 4, 2021 on the state's handling of the recent surge in unemployment claims. (Examiner screenshot)