San Francisco

Giant whale skeleton ‘Gracie’ to be erected at SF City Hall

Like many failed political careers, the skeleton of a grey whale will…

Forecasters expect rainfall in SF next week

Rain is likely to pour down on San Francisco next week, so…

Greg Gopman, derided for tech entitlement in SF, hired then fired from Twitter

In 2013, Greg Gopman, founder of "AngelHack," became infamous for his long-winded…

‘Eco-literacy’ woven into SF school curriculum

You can’t live in San Francisco without seeing those ever-present green and…

Black-and-bruised Raiders aren’t the stuff of champions

After four close wins in their first five games, the jury remained…

Lower the voting age

Want to improve our democracy, increase voter turnout and send a strong…

Vote for healthy trees and safe sidewalks in every SF neighborhood

San Francisco, already one of the least-leafy major cities in the U.S.,…

Fasting from technology

So, I finally did it. After weeks of writing about it, I…

Group opposing Sanctuary City policy holds brief rally near SF’s Pier 14

A group opposing San Francisco's Sanctuary City policy briefly held a rally…

SF commissions newest fireboat on anniversary of Loma Prieta quake

San Francisco welcomed its newest fireboat, dubbed “The St. Francis,” on Monday,…

The ‘forgotten’ district: Supervisor candidates promise equity in D11

Those running to represent San Francisco’s diverse, working-class southwestern neighborhoods promise to…

Uber, SF clash in state talks over fingerprint criminal checks

San Francisco officials and ride-hail company Uber clashed in state legal filings…

All they want for school is a teacher

Two months into the school year, 31 students in the 5th grade…

BART’s aging infrastructure calls for upgrade, via Prop. RR

Crammed trains, warped tracks and crumbling tunnel walls are nearly certain in…

Who do you believe, the Realtors or your own lying eyes?

On behalf of all San Francisco voters, I demand an apology for…

Google bus issue reappears as ‘dark money’ from tech floods into supervisor races

Tech and real estate leaders are spending big on two supervisor races…

Police Commissioner says federal report factors into SF chief search

The San Francisco Police Commission did not come to a decision Wednesday…

Vote to evict the lobbyists

Corporate lobbyists and big money dominate San Francisco politics today more than…

What taxi dreams are made of

Every once in a while the sun shines on a taxi driver’s…

Final state Senate campaign push on display

The rollicking, at times humorous and other times downright mean, race for…