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Castro Street fire: City extends financial help to four damaged businesses

San Francisco is offering financial assistance to four businesses that were damaged…

 

‘Doctor Dogs’ a prescription for health and happiness

Alert animals can detect disease, aid people with various medical conditions

 

A public bank could make affordable housing more affordable

How would a public bank fund affordable housing? On Tuesday, Supervisor Sandra…

 

City to double rate of bike rack installation

Bike racks are about to spring up across The City like wildflowers.…

School district leaders want to keep cops off campus

SFUSD renegotiating agreement with police on handling of incidents involving students

Large fire displaces residents in Castro District

A large fire in San Francisco’s Castro District Saturday morning injured two…

CCSF faces further class cuts to stem $13 million deficit

College weighing elimination of some programs including culinary arts, journalism

City opens winter shelter beds

Additional resources aimed largely at men, who make up more than half of homeless population

Confusion over planning codes nearly kills Sunset District restaurant project

A San Francisco couple that dreamed of serving the community they live…

Jury awards Planned Parenthood nearly $2.3 million in civil suit against anti-abortion activists

A federal jury in San Francisco on Friday awarded Planned Parenthood Federation…

Woman killed in hit-and-run identified as SF resident

Police searching for driver of SUV that fled the scene

He’s back: John Avalos pulls paperwork to run for Board of Supervisors

I’ve always wanted to say it, so here goes: Heeeeere’s Johnny! Yes,…

Planning Department staffer seeking director’s position

Planning Department veteran Miriam Chion has submitted an application to fill the…

Supervisor Vallie Brown concedes to Dean Preston in close D5 contest

Days after progressive challenger Dean Preston declared victory in the District 5…

Baby found dead at San Francisco golf course was ‘probably abandoned’

Police have not determined the death to be criminal

Dean Preston rallies with CCSF students over budget cuts

College board set to discuss $13 million deficit at Thursday meeting

A working class hero ain’t nothing to be

Thanks to AB 5, this column will no longer be weekly.

SF may ask voters to approve a vacant storefront tax in March

Supervisor Peskin says proposal to give small businesses ‘leverage in lease negotiations’

Chesa Boudin to be sworn in as San Francisco DA in January

District Attorney-elect Chesa Boudin will not take office until early next year…