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Voters at the Polls

3 Oakland Mayoral Candidates Form Alliance To Use Ranked-Choice Voting To Their Advantage

Three of Oakland’s mayoral candidates are forming an alliance to try to take advantage of the city’s ranked-choice voting system.

10/24/2014

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Halloween Guide To Parties, Haunted Houses, Pumpkin Patches And More

It is that spooky time of year again and we’ve put together a list of all the best parties, concerts, haunted houses, and pumpkin patches in the Bay Area!

10/03/2014

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Mayor Quan Files Papers For Re-Election Bid

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan filed papers Wednesday seeking re-election to a second four-year term, saying, “Our city is rising overall.”

07/30/2014

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

homeless

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

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