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A rare chimera redwood tree sits next to railroad tracks in Cotati. (CBS)

Rare Chimera Redwood Tree Finds New Home In Cotati

The fate of a rare redwood tree in Cotati has been decided after the SMART agency agreed on a new location near the city’s new rail station.

06/25/2014

BBB at City Hall

Zany SF Revue ‘Beach Blanket Babylon’ Celebrates 40th Anniversary With Show At City Hall

Crowds packed into San Francisco City Hall Friday afternoon to take in a public show celebrating 40 years of Steve Silver’s “Beach Blanket Babylon” with plenty of large hats, glittering costumes and local celebrity appearances.

06/06/2014

Win Tickets To Beach Blanket Babylon

San Francisco Celebrates 40 Years of Big Hats & Parody with Beach Blanket Babylon

Steve Silver’s longest running musical revue celebrates in grand style…

06/06/2014

San Francisco City Hall

Shots Fired Outside San Francisco City Hall; No One Hurt

Gunshots were fired outside of San Francisco City Hall Thursday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

05/22/2014

In To Be Out: Gay Celebrities

On Harvey Milk Day, San Franciscans Rush To Buy USPS Stamp Of Slain Gay Rights Leader

The stamp with Milk’s laughing face, name and a small strip of the rainbow flag, first became available this morning at post offices throughout San Francisco and nationwide.

05/22/2014

Cyclists ride along a new bike lane along a one-way portion of Polk St. in San Francisco, May 2, 2014. (CBS)

Specialized Contraflow Bike Lane Opens On San Francisco’s Polk Street For Safer Cycling

A new contraflow bike lane opened on Friday on a stretch of Polk Street in San Francisco, with a physical barrier protecting cyclists from the surrounding traffic.

05/02/2014

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3D Printed Housing Units For Homeless Discussed At Silicon Valley Innovation Forum

San Jose City Hall was bursting with big ideas Friday as dozens gathered for a social innovation forum, where micro, 3D-printed housing units for homeless people gained some traction as a potential solution.

04/25/2014

Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council Recycling Center

Environmentalists Protest Recycling Center Closures During SF Earth Day Breakfast At City Hall

As an Earth Day breakfast was under way Tuesday morning at San Francisco City Hall, a group of recyclers, environmentalists and other community advocates were protesting closures of community-based recycling centers.

04/22/2014

San Francisco's Parking Ticket Fees To Become Nation's Most Expensive

San Francisco Mayor, Transportation Chief Don’t Agree On Meter-Free Sundays

While popular with weekend drivers in the city, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee’s request to eliminate Sunday parking meters has not found much support among city transit officials.

04/10/2014

A Peregrine Falcon sits atop San Jose City Hall.

3 Peregrine Falcon Chicks Hatch Atop San Jose City Hall

Three falcon chicks hatched Tuesday morning in a nest box atop San Jose City Hall, bringing the total number of wild peregrine falcons chicks to emerge from the 18-story tower since 2007 to 28, a city spokeswoman said.

04/08/2014

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