San Francsico

Memo raises constitutionality concerns for reform measure aimed at big political donors

An Ethics Commission memo calls into question the constitutionality of a political…

 

Density done right: The 100 percent affordable alternative

A beloved neighborhood cafe owner recently confided his anxieties to me: “Did…

 

Portland fears following in San Francisco’s footsteps

It’s taken me a few days of being out of San Francisco…

 

Man killed doing electrical work at South Beach construction site

The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health is investigating the death…

Man shot twice in Tenderloin

A 34-year-old man was shot two times while walking in the Tenderloin…

Discovering the trees, plants of SF’s southern waterfront

The Dogpatch was once part of Mexico’s 1844 Potrero Nuevo (“new pasture”…

Distinguished teachers leading S.F. schools

We know our teachers work hard every day, but did you know…

If Woodson is Santa, Davis is Scrooge

It won’t be a silent night, nor will it be a holy…

A court for the 10th circle of hell

A man pushed a needle of heroin into his arm as I…

When the driving ends, the real slog begins

Sometimes it seems like your night won’t be over until you’ve crested…

International perspective

I’m currently sitting on the 23rd floor of the Hilton Mexico City…

Campaigning for mayor proves power of protest

So I ran for mayor of San Francisco. I did the damn…

Elaine Paige ready for new career chapters

Norma Desmond, Reno Sweeney and Eva Perón are all larger-than-life theater characters,…

San Francisco Boys & Girls Club to snag land in bargain deal

A city-owned property could end up being developed by the Boys &…

Suspects sought after women groped in San Francisco's Inner Sunset

Police combed an Inner Sunset neighborhood last weekend in response to two…

Amanda McBroom firmly in the black

Most babies are born in nine months. For singer and songwriter Amanda…

Rhode Island emerges as top candidate for America’s Cup race

The 34th America’s Cup regatta may sail by San Francisco as negotiations…