Joanne Hayes-White

In this image from APTV, Asiana Airlines Flight 214 flight attendant and cabin manager, Lee Yoon- hye appears briefly before the media. (CBS)

Asiana Flight Attendant Lauded As ‘Hero’ In Dramatic Crash Evacuation

San Francisco fire chief Joanne Hayes-White is praising Asiana Flight 214 cabin manager Lee Yoon-hye, apparently the last person to leave the burning plane after it crash landed Saturday at San Francisco International Airport.

07/08/2013

Mission District Bonfire

SF Officials Tour Mission District, Look To Avoid Super Bowl Violence

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee toured the Mission District Wednesday in advance of Sunday’s Super Bowl where 49ers fans are expected to congregate as they did for the Giants playoff run last fall.

01/30/2013

SFFD firefighters cut into the roof of a burning building on San Bruno Avenue. (CBS)

San Francisco Fire Chief Wants Meeting With PG&E Officials Over Fire

PG&E spokesman Joe Molica said the San Bruno Avenue fire presented a “unique situation.” In a normal situation crews can shutoff a building’s gas valve but in this case the valve was too close to the fire.

06/15/2012

Firefighters Killed In San Francisco Blaze

Memorial Marks 1-Year Anniversary Of Fallen San Francisco Firefighters

A memorial service was held in San Francisco’s Diamond Height’s neighborhood to mark the one-year anniversary of two firefighters killed in the line of duty.

06/02/2012

San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: San Francisco Fire Chief Declared Deadbeat Divorcee

Another high-ranking San Francisco official looks to be in hot water as a judge has ordered the city to start garnering more than $3,000 a month from the paycheck of Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White.

05/16/2012

Former member of the San Francisco 49ers Jerry Rice looks on against the New Orleans Saints during an NFL game at Candlestick Park on September 20, 2010 in San Francisco, California. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Jerry Rice Leads SF Rally To Promote Quake Preparedness

San Francisco 49ers legend Jerry Rice helped transform Union Square into an earthquake preparedness zone Friday.

03/02/2012

(L-R) Lt. Vincent Perez, Anthony Valerio (SFFD)

SFFD Releases Report On Blaze That Killed 2 Firefighters

nvestigators reviewing last year’s house fire in Diamond Heights that killed two San Francisco firefighters issued a set of safety recommendations aimed at preventing a similar tragedy in the future.

02/10/2012

Larry Flynts Hustler Club in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Strip Clubs Donation To Toy Drive Moved After SFFD Chief Objects

A group of dancers from a number of San Francisco strip clubs presented a check for $20,000 to a local firefighters’ union Wednesday evening for its annual toy drive.

12/21/2011

Scene of an apartment building fire at 24th and Bartlett streets in San Francisco, December 1, 2011. (CBS)

2 Critically Hurt In Wind-Fueled Apartment Fire In SF Mission District

Four people were injured, two critically, in a two-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Mission District early Thursday morning, fire department officials said.

12/01/2011

The Occupy San Francisco encampment at Justin Herman Plaza (CBS)

San Francisco Officials Fear Disease Will Spread At Occupy Encampment

Poor sanitation and evidence of lice and fleas at the Occupy San Francisco encampment endanger the health of everyone in the overcrowded, makeshift tent city at Justin Herman Plaza, public health officials said Wednesday.

11/17/2011

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