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Flags at half-staff, City Hall and Coit Tower lit up in honor of 9/11

The City of San Francisco is commemorating the 15th anniversary of Sept.…

 

“In Search of Great Men” at City Hall is a exhibition of evocative photos of people on trains taken by McNair Evans. (Courtesy McNair Evans/S.F. Arts Commission)

Train travelers on personal journeys in McNair Evans’ photos

McNair Evans photographs people and landscapes affected by modernization, both realistically and…

 

Mayor “Sunny Jim” Rolph and his wife Annie Marshall Reid celebrate City’s Hall’s opening in 1915. (Courtesy S.F. History Room/S.F. Public Library)

‘People’s Palace’ tells story of S.F. City Hall

San Francisco City Hall is turning 100, with a birthday celebration including…

 

Susan Walsh/AP file photoU.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi

Tibetan supporters in SF to mark anniversary of 1959 uprising

Hundreds of Bay Area Tibetans and their supporters will commemorate the 56th…

Susan Walsh/AP file photoU.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi

Woman fatally struck by trolley bus was ‘loyal’ worker at City Controller’s Office

The woman who was fatally struck by a cable car-style tour vehicle…

SF announces startups for new tech venture

Six startups were announced last week to participate in a 16-week “entrepreneurship-in-residence”…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoDistrict Attorney George Gascon and Board of Supervisors President David Chiu announced support for the "One Billion Rising for Justice" campaign last week.

SF joins global campaign calling for end to violence against women

On Valentine's Day organizers of the worldwide "One Billion Rising for Justice"…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoDistrict Attorney George Gascon and Board of Supervisors President David Chiu announced support for the "One Billion Rising for Justice" campaign last week.

Pedestrian, bike advocates to rally at San Francisco City Hall for safety improvements

In the wake of several recent deaths, bicyclist and pedestrian advocates are…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F ExaminerSan Francisco held a memorial for Nelson Mandela at City Hall this morning.

Hundreds gather in S.F. to honor memory of Nelson Mandela

A day after world leaders gathered in South Africa to honor the…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F ExaminerSan Francisco held a memorial for Nelson Mandela at City Hall this morning.
AP Photo/Jeff ChiuKris Perry

Same-sex marriages resume in SF, California after Prop 8 ruling

It's been a long nine years, but Kris Perry and Sandy Stier…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuKris Perry

Proposed budget is right plan for San Francisco

When budget season comes around in San Francisco, it is typically a…

Supervisors consider large-scale Park Merced development agreement

The planned Park Merced development could take a significant step forward Monday…

Oakland man convicted for San Francisco bomb threats

A man who made 911 calls containing threats to bomb San Francisco…