Sunset district

A woman prepares to board an L-Taraval Muni train at 22nd Avenue and Taraval Street in San Francisco's Sunset District Wednesday, March 4, 2015. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SFMTA approves controversial L-Taraval changes in name of safety

Taraval Street will be transformed in the name of pedestrian safety and…

 

Man stabbed while standing outside Sunset District bar

A 30-year-old man was stabbed in the back early Friday morning as…

 

Developers who plan to build two four-story residential buildings in place of the gas station at 25th Avenue and California Street would be subject to the Affordable Housing Bonus Program, allowing taller buildings for more below-market-rate units. (Connor Hunt/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

Residents alarmed by program encouraging density in residential developments

It’s widely agreed that more than one solution is needed to solve…

 

Man arrested for fatal stabbing in Outer Sunset

A 39-year-old man has been arrested in connection with last week’s fatal…

Fatal crash between motorcycle, vehicle reported in Sunset District

A death has been reported in a collision between a motorcyclist and…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.f. ExaminerDan Louie

SF father-son newspaper hawkers are stopping the press

When Eric Louie began selling newspapers in front of a doughnut shop…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.f. ExaminerDan Louie
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerWith no other hardware store nearby

New hardware store is the nuts and bolts of SF neighborhood

Folks in the hardware store business believe every neighborhood should have such…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerWith no other hardware store nearby
Supervisor Katy Tang

First-of-its-kind plan unveiled for Sunset district

More than a century ago, the Sunset district was a landscape of…

Supervisor Katy Tang

Police: Plate of poisoned meatballs found in Sunset

More meatballs apparently left out to poison dogs were discovered Monday morning…

courtesy SFPUCThe Front Yard Ambassadors Program replaced 10 concrete front yards with drought-tolerant plants in the Sunset district Saturday. The program seeks to offset sewer problems caused by the proliferation of impermeable concrete front yards.

Sunset residents give new life to formerly paved front yards with drought-tolerant landscaping

San Francisco’s Sunset district is going against the grain of a long-standing…

courtesy SFPUCThe Front Yard Ambassadors Program replaced 10 concrete front yards with drought-tolerant plants in the Sunset district Saturday. The program seeks to offset sewer problems caused by the proliferation of impermeable concrete front yards.
Juan Pardo/Special to the S.F. ExaminerMourners gathered to remember Officer Bryan Tuvera at the Taraval Police Station on Sunday. Tuvera was fatally shot in 2006 while trying to detain an escaped inmate.

Slain SF officer remembered on seventh anniversary of fatal shooting

Sunday marked the seventh anniversary of the fatal shooting of police Officer…

Juan Pardo/Special to the S.F. ExaminerMourners gathered to remember Officer Bryan Tuvera at the Taraval Police Station on Sunday. Tuvera was fatally shot in 2006 while trying to detain an escaped inmate.

Sunset district assisted living facility settles lawsuit with SF for $270,000

A Sunset district assisted living facility settled a wage theft lawsuit with…

KTVU (Ch. 2)Skid marks that continued six blocks until San Francisco Sgt. Thomas Haymond's home in the Sunset District Tuesday has led to DUI and hit and run charges for the veteran cop.

SFPD sergeant arrested on suspicion of DUI, hit-and-run

An off-duty San Francisco police sergeant who reportedly crashed into a parked…

KTVU (Ch. 2)Skid marks that continued six blocks until San Francisco Sgt. Thomas Haymond's home in the Sunset District Tuesday has led to DUI and hit and run charges for the veteran cop.
Cindy Chew/2004 S.F. Examiner file photoA pilates studio and residential building have been evacuated due to a three-alarm Mission district fire on Monday.

Three killed in house fire in SF's Parkside neighborhood

A father, his 1-year-old daughter and child's grandfather were killed in a…

Cindy Chew/2004 S.F. Examiner file photoA pilates studio and residential building have been evacuated due to a three-alarm Mission district fire on Monday.

Katy Tang taking effective approach to stopping illegal San Francisco massage parlors

Illegal massage parlors have been a real pain in the neck for…

Getty Images file photoA man allegedly used a paring knife to slash his roommate during an argument in the Sunset area Wednesday morning.

Man stabs roommate during Sunset squabble

A man slashed his roommate after an argument in their Sunset district…

Getty Images file photoA man allegedly used a paring knife to slash his roommate during an argument in the Sunset area Wednesday morning.

Suspect arrested in 2010 Sunset District home invasion and slaying, SF police announce

The San Francisco Police Department on Wednesday announced that a man has…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner

Headquarters of famous homebuilder could soon become a San Francisco landmark

A white art deco building at 320 Judah St. could soon become…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner
Mike Koozmin/Special to The SF ExaminerSt. Ignatius Principal Patrick Ruff

St. Ignatius reopens after last week’s stomach flu outbreak

St. Ignatius College Preparatory in San Francisco’s Sunset district reopened today after…

Mike Koozmin/Special to The SF ExaminerSt. Ignatius Principal Patrick Ruff

Cops arrest man accused of stalking his San Francisco masseuse

This masseuse rubbed him the right way — but it sent the…