San Francisco

Problematic nursing home arbitration clauses

This week, I want to discuss important federal regulatory changes that will…

San Francisco proposes 60-day hard cap on Airbnb rentals

While a decision is expected any moment in Airbnb’s federal lawsuit against…

When your word is bond

I have this problem where it’s really important to me to keep…

A little buzz could make a big impact in San Francisco

Environmentalism can seem out of touch. Take, for example, the Board of…

Big bully Ahsha: Safai campaign targets tiny Democratic club

San Francisco politics are a bloodbath. One simple rule, however, can keep…

What the butler saw

"Burglar and Butler Battle in the Dark,” read the headline in the…

The thin checkered line

For some stupid reason, I still start my shifts at Caltrain these…

Proposition Q makes life harder for the homeless

Have you seen this year’s ballot? It has an insane amount of…

The underwhelming tenure of Hillary Ronen

As longtime District 9 residents who have been fighting to protect, preserve…

Warriors bring heart to San Francisco

Monday is the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce’s annual Warriors Tip-off Luncheon,…

Cleanup investigation, escalating costs raise questions for Hunters Point Shipyard redevelopment

The numbers are no longer adding up for Lennar Urban's massive redevelopment…

Stories of Refugees, Part I: Out of Iraq

In the next few fortnights, this column will focus on stories of…

Dogpatch Navigation Center expected to open by February

San Francisco’s third nontraditional homeless shelter will open in the Dogpatch neighborhood…

Examiner goes pink to stand in solidarity

You may have noticed the pink on the San Francisco Examiner logo…

Fleet Week disaster training unites medical minds aboard USS San Diego

San Andreas. Loma Prieta. 1906. The terms alone conjure catastrophe in the…

Proposition D is all about democracy

Some people think we vote on too many things and especially so…

Walk & Roll to school on Oct. 5 with the SFUSD

Today, I’m not going to talk about schools. Instead, I’ll talk about…

Six deaths from violence mark especially bloody weekend in SF

Five victims were killed in San Francisco since Friday and another person…

Voters will consider measure to create elected SF public advocate position

Got a problem at City Hall? Let the public advocate solve it.…

Navigating the creeks, canyons and tunnels of the Ridge Trail

In 1969, about 89 percent of children who lived within a mile…