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Haney calls for ‘emergency response’ to drug use in the TL, SoMa

Supervisor Matt Haney called Tuesday for an “emergency response” to the use…

SF to see highs in upper 80s as heat wave hits Bay Area

A heat wave will present health and fire risks for residents of…

The SF Public Library cleared late fees for 260,000 patrons. I was one of them.

When the San Francisco Public Library said they’d forgive all overdue fees…

Wheelchair user hospitalized after Market Street fight

Police arrest suspect in alleged attack

Veritas announces fee waiver for tenants ahead of big rally

A San Francisco corporate landlord accused of pricing out rent-controlled tenants by…

New BART cars continue to trickle in

State regulators certified five new BART railcars for service on Friday, bringing…

National lawn bowling championships hosted by historic Golden Gate Club

It’s a short golf game, played on a curling field, with wooden…

SF judge rules against homeowners trying to block waterfront homeless shelter

A San Francisco superior court judge dealt a blow Monday to homeowners…

Man struck in the head with a bat in the Tenderloin

A 25-year-old man was assaulted with a bat in San Francisco’s Tenderloin…

Man drives Tesla wrong way across Bay Bridge from SF to Oakland, in custody

A man has been arrested after driving a Tesla Model 3 sedan…

SF supervisor candidates back car-free streets

District 5 hopeful Preston pitches network of bike-only roads to prevent traffic deaths

Victims identified in unrelated Potrero Hill, Tenderloin homicides

Two men who were killed in unrelated incidents across San Francisco in…

Merced Heights house fire contained early Sunday morning

Firefighters contained an early morning fire Sunday in the 900 block of…

Retired officer found dead after being reported missing

A 52-year-old retired law enforcement officer who had been missing from his…

Giants aren’t going to the playoffs, but Bruce Bochy might

On Sports Media: Networks hoping retiring Bruce Bochy will lend voice to MLB playoffs

  • Sep 22, 2019

How San Francisco can fix a glaring loophole in California tenants rights legislation

State law gives new protections, but there’s still more to be done

Report: Large parts of SF ‘not adequately protected’ from fires after major earthquake

Civil grand jury urges expansion of emergency firefighting water system

Voters approved a measure guaranteeing tenants representation — but there’s not enough money to fulfill its promises

A 2018 measure guaranteeing every San Francisco tenant facing an eviction the…

Climate strike organizers say SFUSD blocked student participation

The organizers behind Friday’s Climate Strike in San Francisco are accusing the…

City puts closure of long-term mental health beds on hold

In response to public outrage over a proposal to suspend 41 permanent…