Anna Duckworth

The canopy being used by the Homeless Youth Alliance as the organization looks for a new home in San Francisco. (Homeless Youth Alliance via Facebook)

San Francisco’s Homeless Youth Alliance Launches Campaign To Find A New Home

The organization was evicted from its building on Haight Street last Christmas and has been looking for a permanent new home ever since.

12/25/2014

Simulated image of movable median barrier on the Golden Gate Bridge. (Golden Gate Bridge Highway & Transportation District)

Golden Gate Bridge Readies For Massive Closure To Install Movable Barrier In January

The Golden Gate Bridge will shut down for an entire weekend in just over three weeks. The “massive” closure, as described by bridge officials, is taking place to so the long-awaited, $30 million movable median barrier.

12/18/2014

Golden State Warriors redesign planned SF Mission Bay arena after an old design drew comparisons to a toilet bowl (CBS SF).

Revised Golden State Warriors’ San Francisco Arena Plan Unveiled

After the original design raised eyebrows and even some comparisons to a toilet bowl, the Golden State Warriors unveiled revised plans for their future San Francisco arena.

12/10/2014

A San Francisco city worker was fatally struck by a trolley while she was crossing the street near City Hall on October 23, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Pedestrian-Safety Advocates Call For Changes To Tour-Bus Regulations

Pedestrian safety advocates rallied in front of San Francisco City Hall on Friday to get tour-bus drivers prohibited from simultaneously acting as tour guides.

11/07/2014

Artist's rendition of Oakland's Brooklyn Basin Project (image courtesy Signature Development Group).

Oakland’s Brooklyn Basin Project Taking Shape; Will Bring Retail And 3,100 New Homes

The developers behind Oakland’s Brooklyn Basin project near Jack London Square say the major residential development of 3,100 new homes is starting to take shape.

11/05/2014

Crime scene tape, police line, generic

San Jose Middle School Student Arrested In Assault of Fellow Student On-Campus

A San Jose middle school student has been arrested on a felony assault with a deadly weapon charge, following the on-campus beating of another student.

10/31/2014

A San Francisco city worker was fatally struck by a trolley while she was crossing the street near City Hall on October 23, 2014. (CBS)

Tour Bus Driver Arrested After Woman Was Killed In Crosswalk Near San Francisco City Hall

San Francisco police arrested the driver of a motorized cable car that struck and killed a woman in front of City Hall last Thursday and said the investigation finds that distraction to be a major factor.

10/30/2014

San Francisco State University (SFSU)

San Francisco State University Awarded $17 Million Grant To Improve Biomedical Research Diversity

The National Institutes of Health has awarded San Francisco State University a $17 million grant to work on improving diversity in the field of biomedical research.

10/27/2014

2013 San Francisco Marathon

Golden Gate Bridge District Vote Keeps Sidewalk-Toll Plan For Cyclists-Pedestrians On The Table

A proposal to look into charging a toll for pedestrians and bicyclists to use the sidewalks on the Golden Gate Bridge will move forward after the bridge district board took a Friday vote.

10/24/2014

Pedestrians on the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (photo credit: Anna Duckworth)

Pedestrian-Cyclist Toll Coming To The Golden Gate Bridge? District Facing $33 Million Deficit

The Golden Gate Bridge District is revisiting a proposal to charge a sidewalk toll for people who walk or bike across the iconic span.

10/21/2014

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