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California lawmakers are considering a plan aimed at making it easier for California community college students to transfer a state four-year campus. (iStock)

Could proposed plan ease transfer woes for California community college students?

Many don’t go to UC, Cal State due to frustrating, complex process

  • Aug 26, 2021

 

Janice Mirikatani was remembered in a celebration of life gathering at GLIDE on Aug. 15. (Courtesy Billy Cole)

​​Poet and activist Janice Mirikitani honored by her community, loved ones

‘There’s thousands of us that owe our lives to her inspiration’

 

Redwood City no longer has live theater companies that call the downtown district home base. (Wikimedia Commons)

Broadway by the Bay regroups amid Redwood City’s changing downtown district

Community musical theater troupe seeking new venue, partnerships

 

San Francisco will miss Janice Mirikitani, left, Jean Feilmoser, center, and Terry Collins, whose activism and community spirit reverberated beyond The City. <ins>(Courtesy photos)</ins>
San Francisco will miss Janice Mirikitani, left, Jean Feilmoser, center, and Terry Collins, whose activism and community spirit reverberated beyond The City. (Courtesy photos)

Guided by voices: Remembering the lives of Janice Mirikitani, Terry Collins and San Franciscans passed on

‘It’s the people of true revolutionary commitment…who are responsible for the culture of The City’

San Francisco will miss Janice Mirikitani, left, Jean Feilmoser, center, and Terry Collins, whose activism and community spirit reverberated beyond The City. <ins>(Courtesy photos)</ins>
San Francisco will miss Janice Mirikitani, left, Jean Feilmoser, center, and Terry Collins, whose activism and community spirit reverberated beyond The City. (Courtesy photos)
From left, Nancy Lewis, Rita Goldberger, Jamilah Din and Herb Mintz say the Outer Sunset Farmers Market has invited a new sense of community in neighborhood. (Courtesy Kate Quach)

Pop-up farmers market finds its way into the hearts of the Outer Sunset

Weekly showcase is place for commerce and for community

From left, Nancy Lewis, Rita Goldberger, Jamilah Din and Herb Mintz say the Outer Sunset Farmers Market has invited a new sense of community in neighborhood. (Courtesy Kate Quach)
The Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco (a mural by artist Jamie Treacy is pictued) has a lineup of free online programming including activities for youngsters scheduled for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 18. (Courtesy Demetri Broxton/Museum of the African Diaspora)
The Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco (a mural by artist Jamie Treacy is pictued) has a lineup of free online programming including activities for youngsters scheduled for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 18. (Courtesy Demetri Broxton/Museum of the African Diaspora)
Aunt Charlie’s Lounge is a one-of-a-kind Tenderloin dive with great community spirit. (Courtesy Marissa Patrice Leitman)

Bar patrons answer call to save Aunt Charlie’s

Fans of Tenderloin drag queen haven and neighborhood spot quickly donate

Aunt Charlie’s Lounge is a one-of-a-kind Tenderloin dive with great community spirit. (Courtesy Marissa Patrice Leitman)
The SF Neon TenderNob tour showcased the elegant Ha-Ra sign, with a signature martini. (Courtesy SF Neon/Tenderloin Museum)

Virtual tour of SF neon signs as good as walk down Bush St.

Tenderloin Museum co-sponsors nifty online local art, history series

The SF Neon TenderNob tour showcased the elegant Ha-Ra sign, with a signature martini. (Courtesy SF Neon/Tenderloin Museum)
Doug Shackley, right, Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Auxiliary Fire Alarm Company, shows a fire alarm that dates to 1890 on display at the fire alarm company on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Doug Shackley, right, Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Auxiliary Fire Alarm Company, shows a fire alarm that dates to 1890 on display at the fire alarm company on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Long-running Sunset preschool fighting to secure its future

Long-running Sunset preschool fighting to secure its future

A bilingual preschool imperiled by the pending sale of the church-owned property…

Long-running Sunset preschool fighting to secure its future

‘Black Panther’ screening gets special opening act with writer Ta-Nehisi Coates

Oakland’s Grand Lake Theater has been selling out screenings of Marvel’s “Black…