Sara Gaiser

(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Parolee allegedly driving a stolen car under the influence when he struck and killed two women

Troy McAllister arrested multiple times this year but remained out of custody

(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
On Jan 1, 2021, one day after the iconic sign was removed, the Cliff House was covered in graffiti. (Sara Gaiser/S.F. Examiner)

Newly vacant Cliff House begins New Year covered in graffiti

One day after the iconic sign was removed from San Francisco’s Cliff…

On Jan 1, 2021, one day after the iconic sign was removed, the Cliff House was covered in graffiti. (Sara Gaiser/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin announces the filing of charges against former SFPD officer Christopher Samoyoa in the 2017 fatal shooting of Keita O’Neill outside the Hall of Justice on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Former SFPD officer pleads not guilty to felony charges in 2017 Bayview police shooting

Christopher Samayoa charged last month with manslaughter, assault in death of Keita O’Neil

San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin announces the filing of charges against former SFPD officer Christopher Samoyoa in the 2017 fatal shooting of Keita O’Neill outside the Hall of Justice on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Snowflake, a San Mateo company, went public on Wednesday and projected a logo on San Francisco City Hall to mark the occasion. (Examiner screenshot)

Snowflakes at City Hall?

Tech company projects its logo on city landmark to celebrate IPO

Snowflake, a San Mateo company, went public on Wednesday and projected a logo on San Francisco City Hall to mark the occasion. (Examiner screenshot)
Ocean Beach parking lots closed after ‘Burning Man’ event

Ocean Beach parking lots closed after ‘Burning Man’ event

Mayor Breed calls gathering ‘absolutely reckless and selfish’

Ocean Beach parking lots closed after ‘Burning Man’ event
Speed bumps added on Dolores Street after skateboarding injuries

Speed bumps added on Dolores Street after skateboarding injuries

City officials hurried to add new speed bumps to Dolores Street near…

Speed bumps added on Dolores Street after skateboarding injuries
Assemblymember Phil Ting is seen here speaking at an event announcing the implementation of The City’s $15 minimum wage in North Light Court at City Hall on Friday, June 29, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Assemblymember Ting issues apology for affair

San Francisco Assemblymember Phil Ting on Saturday issued a public apology for…

Assemblymember Phil Ting is seen here speaking at an event announcing the implementation of The City’s $15 minimum wage in North Light Court at City Hall on Friday, June 29, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Protesters topple statues of Junipero Serra, Francis Scott Key, Ulysses S. Grant

Protesters topple statues of Junipero Serra, Francis Scott Key, Ulysses S. Grant

At the tail end of a day of protests and rallies celebrating…

Protesters topple statues of Junipero Serra, Francis Scott Key, Ulysses S. Grant
City work crews removed a statue of Christopher Columbus from its site near Coit Tower early Thursday. June 18, 2020. (Courtesy photo)

Christopher Columbus statue removed from Coit Tower site

A city work crew removed a statue of Christopher Columbus near Coit…

City work crews removed a statue of Christopher Columbus from its site near Coit Tower early Thursday. June 18, 2020. (Courtesy photo)
Ashley and Michelle Monterrosa hold a photo of their brother Sean Monterrosa. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Family members of SF man killed by Vallejo police join Mission protest

A group of gathered at the 24th Street BART Station plaza on…

Ashley and Michelle Monterrosa hold a photo of their brother Sean Monterrosa. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Protesters hold signs outside the Mission Police Station on Saturday May 30, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SF mayor to end curfew after Wednesday night

Breed: ‘We know that the overwhelming majority of people out protesting are doing so peacefully’

Protesters hold signs outside the Mission Police Station on Saturday May 30, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Protesters march down Mission Street during a protest over the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd on Saturday, May 30, 2020.. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Mayor Breed declares curfew after anti-police brutality protest ends in looting, vandalism

Hundreds march through city in largely peaceful day of action marking death of George Floyd

Protesters march down Mission Street during a protest over the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd on Saturday, May 30, 2020.. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
(Courtesy Dan Whaley @dwhly)

Pier 45 warehouse goes up in flames

Four-alarm fire causes walls to collapse, threatens nearby historic ship

(Courtesy Dan Whaley @dwhly)
A crowd watches a performance at The Stud Bar’s 50th anniversary party in 2016. (Rachel Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Historic Stud Bar set to shut down after more than 50 years in SoMa

Co-owner says collective to operate as virtual and mobile venue until it can reopen in new space

A crowd watches a performance at The Stud Bar’s 50th anniversary party in 2016. (Rachel Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Presidio Middle School closed due to stomach virus outbreak

Presidio Middle School closed due to stomach virus outbreak

Presidio Middle School in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond neighborhood was closed Friday…

Presidio Middle School closed due to stomach virus outbreak
Fur retailers opposed a ban on fur sales when it was introduced by San Francisco Supervisor Katy Tang in 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SF fur ban challenged by industry group lawsuit

A fur industry group has sued San Francisco in an effort to…

Fur retailers opposed a ban on fur sales when it was introduced by San Francisco Supervisor Katy Tang in 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
The City’s emergency sirens to fall silent

The City’s emergency sirens to fall silent

$2.5M upgrade project for outdoor warning system projected to take up to two years

The City’s emergency sirens to fall silent
Muni train service brought to halt by car in tunnel

Muni train service brought to halt by car in tunnel

Muni train service was disrupted Tuesday evening between West Portal and Church…

Muni train service brought to halt by car in tunnel
(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Man suspected of fatally beating 62-year-old makes first court appearance

A 35-year-old man suspected of beating a man to death with a…

(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
FBI divers prepare to depart Santa Barbara Harbor Wednesday morning to the scene where the dive boat Conception burned off Santa Cruz Island earlier this week. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

NTSB report: Crew members on doomed fishing boat were all sleeping when fire broke out

A National Transportation Safety Board preliminary report released Thursday on the tragic…

FBI divers prepare to depart Santa Barbara Harbor Wednesday morning to the scene where the dive boat Conception burned off Santa Cruz Island earlier this week. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times/TNS)