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People watching the Nava Dance Collective performance at the inaugural Norooz Spring Festival in Union Square on Saturday, March 9, 2019. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Norooz Spring Festival kicks off Persian New Year celebrations

People gathered in Union Square Saturday, March 9, 2019 to commence Persian…

Joan McDermott speaks at a Title IX conference on Nov. 11, 2017, in the Fromm Auditorium in San Francisco, Calif. during USF Dons Athletics Title IX Event. (Chris M. Leung for USF Dons Athletics)

Breaking: University of San Francisco promotes Joan McDermott to athletic director

The University of San Francisco has found its next athletic director. The…

(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Arrest made in ‘motorcycle bandit’ robberies

An arrest has been made in connection with a series of armed…

Traffic, blaring horns and pedestrians darting in front of cars? A native San Franciscan returns to The City and finds it is not the same as he remembers. (Jessica Christian/2016 S.F. Examiner)

A rider delivers an all too familiar rant about The City

After circumventing the 45 bus, the red carpet on Third Street is…

Traffic, blaring horns and pedestrians darting in front of cars? A native San Franciscan returns to The City and finds it is not the same as he remembers. (Jessica Christian/2016 S.F. Examiner)
The Hall of Justice building at 850 Bryant St. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Suspect in Excelsior homicide makes first court appearance

Two men arrested in connection with violent crimes over Christmas weekend in…

The Hall of Justice building at 850 Bryant St. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Sacred Heart Cathedral boys' soccer head coach Mike McNeill runs practice at the Beach Chalet Soccer Fields. (Ryan Maquiñana / Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF Glens Soccer Spotlight: Sacred Heart Cathedral boys, girls soccer depend on blue collar attitude

By Ryan Maquiñana Special to S.F. Examiner The San Francisco Glens Soccer…

Sacred Heart Cathedral boys' soccer head coach Mike McNeill runs practice at the Beach Chalet Soccer Fields. (Ryan Maquiñana / Special to S.F. Examiner)
There are numerous  tasting rooms within blocks of the Healdsburg town square. (Courtesy photo)

Wine tasting around the square in Healdsburg

Quaint downtown Healdsburg is always an enjoyable visit, especially during this season.…

There are numerous  tasting rooms within blocks of the Healdsburg town square. (Courtesy photo)
DeMarcus Cousins addresses the media during Golden State Warriors Media Day on Sept. 23, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

DeMarcus Cousins may not play for Golden State Warriors until February

DeMarcus Cousins isn't ready. He's not close to ready. While the Golden…

DeMarcus Cousins addresses the media during Golden State Warriors Media Day on Sept. 23, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Equipment problem causes major delays on BART

BART's San Francisco line is experiencing major delays this evening because of…

"Filipino-Mexican-Italian-American jewel" is the Best Place To Eat Near SFO, the Cow Palace and San Francisco's Southern Tier
"Filipino-Mexican-Italian-American jewel" is the Best Place To Eat Near SFO, the Cow Palace and San Francisco's Southern Tier
District 6 Supervisor candidate Matt Haney took a strong lead in early returns for District 6. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

School board member Matt Haney out front in D6 Supervisors race

School board member Matt Haney is out front in the early returns…

District 6 Supervisor candidate Matt Haney took a strong lead in early returns for District 6. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff rallies support for Proposition C, the ballot measure proposing to tax large corporations to fund homelessness initiatives. (Laura Waxmann/S.F. Examiner)

Salesforce CEO says homelessness has affected his business at Mission District rally for Prop. C

Days before the Nov. 6 election, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff joined city…

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff rallies support for Proposition C, the ballot measure proposing to tax large corporations to fund homelessness initiatives. (Laura Waxmann/S.F. Examiner)
Examiner file photo

Yes on Prop 3 for clean water and wetlands

It’s been only two years since a devastating drought hit our state,…

Examiner file photo
Lowell High School in San Francisco's Sunset district Tuesday, December 13, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SFUSD needs a better plan for Lowell admissions

On Sept. 25, the San Francisco Board of Education (SFUSD) plans to…

Lowell High School in San Francisco's Sunset district Tuesday, December 13, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
SF Public Defender Jeff Adachi speaks during a rally at City Hall organized by the National Temporary Protected Status Alliance that is part of the "TPS Journey for Justice" bus tour across the country on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Activists rally at SF City Hall in support of TPS immigrants

A group of immigrants traveling the country to bring awareness to people…

SF Public Defender Jeff Adachi speaks during a rally at City Hall organized by the National Temporary Protected Status Alliance that is part of the "TPS Journey for Justice" bus tour across the country on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Jeurys Familia  makes his Oakland Athletics debut on July 22, 2018, at the Oakland Coliseum against the San Francisco Giants. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Bullpen games an option for the Oakland Athletics, but not front of mind for Bob Melvin

OAKLAND — During select late-season matchups, the Oakland A’s could eschew their…

Jeurys Familia  makes his Oakland Athletics debut on July 22, 2018, at the Oakland Coliseum against the San Francisco Giants. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
People walk the main grounds of the Lands End area on day one of the 2018 Outside Lands Festival at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park on Friday, August 10, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

2018 Outside Lands Music Festival, Day One

The Weeknd, ODESZA, Chicano Batman and N.E.R.D. were just some of the…

People walk the main grounds of the Lands End area on day one of the 2018 Outside Lands Festival at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park on Friday, August 10, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Oakland Athletics' manager Bob Melvin watches the game in the dugout against the Giants at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Oakland Athletics send down Dustin Fowler, call up Ramon Laureano

OAKLAND — Oakland Athletics center fielder Dustin Fowler was demoted to Triple-A…

Oakland Athletics' manager Bob Melvin watches the game in the dugout against the Giants at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Giants pitcher Derek Holland takes the mound during spring training at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Ariz., on March 3, 2018. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)
Giants pitcher Derek Holland takes the mound during spring training at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Ariz., on March 3, 2018. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)
Johnny Cueto, seen here in August of 2017, only threw 61 pitches on Saturday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants activate Johnny Cueto from 60-day disabled list

AT&T PARK -- The San Francisco Giants have officially activated right-hander Johnny…

Johnny Cueto, seen here in August of 2017, only threw 61 pitches on Saturday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)