Anna Duckworth

LGBT-Theme Mural In SF Mission District Repeatedly Defaced, This Time Set On FireAn LGBTQ-themed mural that went up in San Francisco’s Mission District earlier this month was defaced Monday night for a third time, when it was set on fire by an unknown arsonist.
Muni Cites Computer Glitch For Ending Metro Train 'Double Stopping' After Only 2 DaysMuni officials say they plan on fixing a computer problem that hindered their new 'double-stopping' policy after only two days in practice. The change for metro trains was to expedite service at busy San Francisco stations.
East Bay Yellow Jacket Attacks May Be Drought-RelatedThe record drought could be making this year’s yellow jacket nesting season even worse than normal with recent reports of a string of attacks in an East Bay park.
With Commercial Real Estate Booming, San Francisco State Partnership Fills Workforce VoidThe Building Owners and Management Association of San Francisco Foundation is helping graduates of SF State's Commercial Real Estate Certificate program find jobs in the industry.
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi To Fire Deputy Allegedly In Charge Of Organizing Inmate Jail FightsSheriff's Deputy Scott Neu was the alleged ringleader of the staged fights at County Jail, where inmates would be pitted against each other.
Demonstrators In Oakland And SF Participate in Shutdowns, Day Of Action Against Police BrutalityMassive rallies were held in Oakland and San Francisco to demonstrate against police brutality as part of a national day of action calling to put a stop to police killings of unarmed minorities.
Caltrans Proposes Underwater Implosions For Old Bay Bridge Pier; Environmental Group ConcernedCaltrans is looking for approval from the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission to conduct a test underwater implosion of one of the piers from the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Offers Financial Aid To Alamo Square Fire VictimsVictims of a fire in San Francisco’s Alamo Square this past January are getting help through a new effort that partners a community association with Big 5 Sporting Goods.
SAE Fraternity’s Bay Area Chapters Disciplined For Bad Behavior In Recent Years, Banned At UC DavisThe national fraternity at the center of the Oklahoma University racist chant video has several large chapters in and around the Bay Area that have been investigated and disciplined for bad behavior in recent years.
Pilot Program In SF Mission Fast Tracks Homeless To Rehab, Housing OpportunitiesA first-of-its kind center in San Francisco's Mission District has the goal of connecting homeless to drug treatment, rehab or unique housing opportunities in just 10 days as part of an 18-month pilot program.
SF Art Institute Adjunct Professors Walk Out Of Class, Join National Movement For Job SecurityAbout 100 professors, students and their supporters staged a noontime walkout of classes at the San Francisco Art Institute as part of a national movement that demands better pay and job security for adjunct professors.
100 Years Since San Francisco’s Panama-Pacific International Exhibition Of 1915It’s been 100 years since San Francisco’s Panama-Pacific International Exposition of 1915. The showcase of the city’s recovery from the 1906 earthquake included the technology of the times.