Newsmakers: Carlos Garcia

Kicking off his second year at the helm, the San Francisco Unified School District superintendent will make the rounds this morning as kids return to the classroom after summer break. Garcia will check out the new Montessori kindergarten at Cobb Elementary School and the newly finished middle school at Bessie Carmichael, paid for with voter-approved bond money.

Using conservatorships to deal with gritty urban issues

“Half the state thinks we conserve too many people, and the other half thinks we don’t conserve enough.”

How Chinatown’s last photo shops have avoided becoming a relic of the past

“We have the best Chinatown in the whole United States, really, but now I see it suffering more and more.”

Warriors blow out Mavericks. What did you expect?

Golden State holds home court as Dallas, Dončić come out flat