Sadie Gribbon

Chris Kohrs, also known as the "Hot Cop of The Castro," was found guilty in connection with a 2015 hit-and-run. (Steven Kyle Weller/Courtesy photo)

Jury selection underway in hit and run trial for ‘Hot Cop of Castro’

Jury selection began Monday in the trial of the “hot cop of…

Chris Kohrs, also known as the "Hot Cop of The Castro," was found guilty in connection with a 2015 hit-and-run. (Steven Kyle Weller/Courtesy photo)
Activist Andrea Weber, dressed as Frostpaw the polar bear, holds a banner in front of San Francisco's Main Library to protest against the repeal of the Clean Power Plan. (Photo by Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

S.F. protests Trump’s proposed repeal of Clean Power Plan

San Francisco city officials joined with Bay Area residents and activists Wednesday…

Activist Andrea Weber, dressed as Frostpaw the polar bear, holds a banner in front of San Francisco's Main Library to protest against the repeal of the Clean Power Plan. (Photo by Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)
Mayor Mark Farrell celebrated the graduation of 14 men and women from a job training program at the Mario De La Torre Training Academy on Tuesday. (Sadie Gribbon/Special to S.F. Examiner)

City celebrates expansion of job training program

A group of 14 men and women from Visitacion Valley and surrounding…

Mayor Mark Farrell celebrated the graduation of 14 men and women from a job training program at the Mario De La Torre Training Academy on Tuesday. (Sadie Gribbon/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Firefighters responded to a two-alarm fire in San Francisco's Castro District Friday morning near Dolores Park. (Nuala Sawyer/S.F. Weekly)

New complaints filed against alleged ‘drug house’ after Castro fire

City building inspectors have added new violations to a stack of complaints…

Firefighters responded to a two-alarm fire in San Francisco's Castro District Friday morning near Dolores Park. (Nuala Sawyer/S.F. Weekly)

Man shot getting off bus near Cow Palace

A man was shot and injured while trying to get off of…

Senior killed in collision while crossing the street

A man in his 60s was struck and killed while crossing the…

S.F. county jails first in nation to implement new transgender policies

San Francisco County jails implemented some of the first transgender, gender variant…

Legislation introduced by state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, would permit students to use medical cannabis products like oils and tinctures on school campuses. (Courtesy photo)

Senate Bill 1127 would allow K-12 students to use medical cannabis at school

A new bill proposed by a San Mateo state senator would allow…

Legislation introduced by state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, would permit students to use medical cannabis products like oils and tinctures on school campuses. (Courtesy photo)
Community members hold up their fists while chanting "I'm Black and I'm proud" during a parade to honor Black History Month along Third Street in the Bayview-Hunters Point district on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Bayview celebrates first annual Black History Month parade

The first annual parade honoring Black History Month marched through San Francisco’s…

Community members hold up their fists while chanting "I'm Black and I'm proud" during a parade to honor Black History Month along Third Street in the Bayview-Hunters Point district on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The National Park Services and Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy are working to plant potential mates for the "loneliest plant in the world," a Franciscan manzanita thought to be the only member of its species left growing in the wild.

Presidio’s ‘Loneliest plant in the world’ meets its match

The “loneliest plant in the world” lives in San Francisco’s Presidio, but…

The National Park Services and Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy are working to plant potential mates for the "loneliest plant in the world," a Franciscan manzanita thought to be the only member of its species left growing in the wild.
Students walk around campus near the Cesar Chavez Student Center at San Francisco State University. (Steven Ho/Special to S.F. Examiner)

New study reveals SF State students forced to choose between books and food

San Francisco State University students are struggling to afford textbooks and basic…

Students walk around campus near the Cesar Chavez Student Center at San Francisco State University. (Steven Ho/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The Presidio Trust has launched a live "hawk cam" that allows viewers to follow a pair of red-tailed hawks as they raise their family. (Courtesy art)

Presidio Trust ‘Hawk Cam’ live streams red-tailed hawk family’s nest

Bird lovers can watch a pair of red-tailed hawks raise their family…

The Presidio Trust has launched a live "hawk cam" that allows viewers to follow a pair of red-tailed hawks as they raise their family. (Courtesy art)
A Recology truck driver died in a collision Friday morning while delivering a trash compactor to San Francisco General Hospital. (Mike Koozmin/2012 S.f. Examiner file photo) />Recology

Recology driver killed in collision near SF General Hospital

A 42-year-old Recology truck driver was killed in a collision early Friday…

A Recology truck driver died in a collision Friday morning while delivering a trash compactor to San Francisco General Hospital. (Mike Koozmin/2012 S.f. Examiner file photo) />Recology
Tri-county high-speed chase ends on San Francisco streets

Tri-county high-speed chase ends on San Francisco streets

A tri-county high-speed police chase that began with a report of car…

Tri-county high-speed chase ends on San Francisco streets
Two playgrounds at San Francisco's Civic Center reopened Wednesday after a $10 million renovation project. (Courtesy art)

$10 Million park renovation set to breathe new life into Civic Center

Two newly renovated playgrounds in San Francisco’s Civic Center are at the…

Two playgrounds at San Francisco's Civic Center reopened Wednesday after a $10 million renovation project. (Courtesy art)
A woman walks past a 22-Fillmore Muni bus in San Francisco, on April 18, 2017. (James Chan/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFMTA owes app developer more than $300K in commissions

The City’s transportation agency owes far more money than expected to the…

A woman walks past a 22-Fillmore Muni bus in San Francisco, on April 18, 2017. (James Chan/Special to S.F. Examiner)
BART has installed new digital monitors above fare gates at the Civic Center Station. (Courtesy BART)

BART spends $130K on digital monitor pilot project at Civic Center Station

Weeks after increasing fares, BART and the Federal Transit Administration shelled out…

BART has installed new digital monitors above fare gates at the Civic Center Station. (Courtesy BART)
(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner file photo)

SFPD investigating string of weekend shootings

Police are investigating a string of shootings that occurred over the weekend…

(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner file photo)

San Carlos Best Buy awarded for stopping fraudsters

Best Buy in San Carlos has received San Mateo County’s first-ever “Sheriff’s…

SF federal parks remain closed despite government resolution

Workers and tourists in San Francisco were in limbo late Monday morning…