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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA Leap shuttle picks up passengers in San Francisco.

New San Francisco shuttle service offering route similar to Muni

On any given weekday, scores of commuters in the Marina district can…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA Leap shuttle picks up passengers in San Francisco.
Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoMayor Ed Lee’s budget proposal

S.F. mayor maps out budget proposal for next two years

Mayor Ed Lee is expected to submit a $7.9 billion budget proposal…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoMayor Ed Lee’s budget proposal
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San Francisco crime down but residents report feeling less safe

The walk from her Glen Park home to the BART station takes…

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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe SFMOMA broke ground Wednesday on a remodeling project that will shut it until 2016.

SFMOMA to hold party before remodel

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is free for all visitors…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe SFMOMA broke ground Wednesday on a remodeling project that will shut it until 2016.
Courtesy PhotoSan Mateo County’s voting districts are being redrawn.

Voting districts accused of siring racial inequality

A committee of San Mateo County residents has its work cut out…

Courtesy PhotoSan Mateo County’s voting districts are being redrawn.
Associated PressWorkers protested outside Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer's residence earlier this week.

Walmart protest targets Bay Area board member

There are no Walmart stores in San Francisco, yet four members of…

Associated PressWorkers protested outside Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer's residence earlier this week.

Woman robbed on Civic Center Muni platform

A woman was robbed of her cellphone on the Muni platform at…

Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photoBay Bridge engineers are still grappling with dozens of broken bolts on the new eastern span. Officials are loath to push back the Labor Day debut date

Bay Bridge officials vow to schedule debut after more safety tests

The scheduled Labor Day opening of the new Bay Bridge is still…

Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photoBay Bridge engineers are still grappling with dozens of broken bolts on the new eastern span. Officials are loath to push back the Labor Day debut date
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Bridge jump survivor to lead 5K fundraiser

A man who jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge and survived will…

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Man says 500 marijuana plants for 'personal use'

A Daly City man who claimed he grew more than 500 marijuana…

Courtesy PhotoHarry & the Hit Men  headline a set of gems from the golden years of Motown and Stax records at Slim's this Thursday.

May 30: Motown gems at Slim's and more San Francisco events

Who’s in town Comedian Jake Johannsen kicks off a three-night engagement at…

Courtesy PhotoHarry & the Hit Men  headline a set of gems from the golden years of Motown and Stax records at Slim's this Thursday.
Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photoA general obligation bond

Muni’s contribution to San Francisco’s mental health

Each year, the American College of Sports Medicine ranks the nation’s 50…

Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photoA general obligation bond
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plant uses inefficient

Neighbors still awaiting new sewage plant

For decades, residents of the Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood have lived amid the…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plant uses inefficient

S.F. Public Library announces extended hours at three branches

While cities across the country are cutting services, the San Francisco Public…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerKay and Fred Curry take a stroll through the gardens that make up Bengal Alley

S.F. stairway transformed to a showcase of sustainability

After many years, a stairway in a neighborhood west of Mount Davidson…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerKay and Fred Curry take a stroll through the gardens that make up Bengal Alley
Darrell Hunter originally filed a lawsuit in 2011 alleging that a deputy had struck him in the face while he was sitting in a chair.

San Francisco Sheriff’s Department, deputies ordered to stand trial over alleged abuse of arrestee

The Sheriff’s Department was ordered to stand trial in federal court in…

Darrell Hunter originally filed a lawsuit in 2011 alleging that a deputy had struck him in the face while he was sitting in a chair.

Second arrest made in Cameron Myers killing

A San Francisco man has been charged with murder in connection with…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerRedwood City is halting its red-light camera tests and trying a software-based traffic-calming program.

Software to help make roads safer

Following the completion of a pilot program to test red-light cameras, Redwood…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerRedwood City is halting its red-light camera tests and trying a software-based traffic-calming program.

Spotify nabs Market space

Digital music service Spotify will soon move into the Warfield building, joining…

Associated PressLevi’s Stadium — the 49ers’ new home set to open in 2014 — will rely on solar panels to provide much of the venue’s power.

Super Bowl L will be in smartest stadium in NFL

Goodbye, cold, grungy Candlestick Park. Hello, high-tech, shiny new Levi’s Stadium. Fifty-four…

Associated PressLevi’s Stadium — the 49ers’ new home set to open in 2014 — will rely on solar panels to provide much of the venue’s power.