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Nonprofit deputy director resigns

After two decades of supplying more than 200 grants for community projects…

Ike’s making its Castro comeback

Planning commissioners today said they do not punish businesses for being too…

Rain, rain, go away, you’re interrupting my toddler’s play

Toddlers have been sent home from the Sunset Recreation Center after the…

Stow Lake rent not a priority

The new operators of the Stow Lake Boathouse in Golden Gate Park…

Synchronized timing for new GGP recycling bins

An announcement about adding 180 new trash and recycling receptacles to Golden…

Google Earth gives The City virtual trees

Google Earth 6 has planted more than 50 different species of trees…

Sharon Stone to speak on humanitarian issues at USF

The University of San Francisco is ready to welcome some big name…

Residents barking up right tree

Trees continue to sprout about Russian Hill. The Russian Hill Neighbors have…

Influx of businesses causes landlords to lose bargaining power

Commercial landlords in San Francisco are losing their upper hand. A new…

Parks set for payday from fund to spruce up open spaces

John McLaren Park, Precita Park, Sutro Dunes Natural Area ... do any…

Cost of parking tickets on Caltrain property could increase next month

Parking misdeeds on Caltrain property could become a little more expensive for…

Elementary school to receive new mural

A new mosaic will soon greet the students walking in to Jose…

Golden Gate Park: there’s an app — and map — for that

One of The City’s favorite pastimes — blindly navigating through the 140-year-old,…

EPA awards $175,000 to remediate Bayview open space

The City did not set aside part of $22 million to remedy…

International Studies Academy students to get early Thanksgiving dinner

More than 500 people will get an early Thanksgiving dinner.On Tuesday, families…

SFFD joins with nonprofit to help homeless become work ready

You cannot expect homeless people to find jobs if they can’t dress…

Noe Valley parklet construction under way

Construction of the long-awaited “parklet” in the Noe Valley neighborhood has finally…

Tucker won’t be in Kansas anymore

Zookeepers in Topeka, Kan.,  are bidding adieu to their 8-year-old hippo named…