Bay Area News

Sheriff candidate defends deputies involved in fatal dog shooting

Public defender calls incident ‘preventable and unnecessary’

Mayor Breed signals support for SFMTA scooter policy

After transit officials announced this week that nearly 10,000 e-scooters may soon…

Big Brain: Laken Tomlinson hopes to pursue neurosurgery

After football, 49ers offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson has lofty ambitions in medicine

For Vasgersian the A’s wild card game is a homecoming

Bay Area native Matt Vasgersian will be on the call for an AL wild card game involving the A’s

  • Sep 29, 2019

SF Glens’ Angel Iñiguez invited to Sueño Alianza National Showcase

Teenage midfielder beat out over 500 tryout participants to earn trip to Southern California

  • Sep 29, 2019

Bumgarner won’t start Bochy’s finale, Peter Magowan honored

Madison Bumgarner insists he’s not disappointed, but retiring manager wants to save his arm

  • Sep 28, 2019

Charging ahead to combat climate change

New legislation could add thousands of new electric vehicle charging stations to parking garages

Kevin Pillar named Willie Mac Award winner

Giants starter for Sunday finale still TBA

  • Sep 27, 2019

Health officials tell skeptical board city is meeting demand for drug and alcohol treatment

More than a decade ago voters mandated that on-the-spot substance abuse treatment…

Community leaders move to ‘aggressively’ preserve affordable housing in the Sunset

Ming Young Lee said she felt her heart burst into her chest…

City College board boosts administrators wages but holds off on larger increases

The City College of San Francisco board approved an initial 10 percent…

SF threatens to revoke Lyft’s e-bike permit

San Francisco transit officials have threatened to pull Lyft’s permit to operate…

Nerd Rage! SF candidate nets support from Star Trek actor, tweets Star Wars quote

He’s braved the war-like Klingons, twirled his rapier with glee, and saved…

Narcan training designed to help reduce overdose deaths

Just a few days ago, San Francisco supervisors Matt Haney and Aaron Peskin were outside City Hall when a man called out for the life-saving medication.

Mayor Breed backs new SFPD assistant chief despite past hit-and-run allegations

As a 26-year-old police officer, Assistant Police Chief Michael Redmond was accused of striking a woman with his vehicle and fleeing the scene in 1996.

$83M Mission Street affordable housing project closer to breaking ground

After a setback and redesigns, a more than 130-unit affordable housing project…

Elimination of paper census forms could cause undercount for Asian, Russian communities

A U.S. Census Bureau move to eliminate bi-lingual paper forms could lead…

SF to allow 10,000 e-scooters citywide, raising fears of ‘scooter-geddon part two’

Four e-scooter companies just won a coveted permit to rent electric kick scooters in San Francisco.

Man hospitalized after Bayview District shooting

A man was shot in the leg in the first of two…

Breed announces tool to track treatment bed availability

San Francisco’s Department of Public Health has unveiled a new online tool…