The Rafu Shimpo, Oldest Japanese-American Newspaper, Faces Possible ClosureThe paper started in 1903 and survived World War II, when writers and editors were shipped off to internment camps.
San Francisco Chronicle Cuts News Vendors Due To Rising Minimum WagesIt's the end of an era for a fixture on city streets and transit stations. San Francisco Chronicle newspaper vendors are packing up their last editions all because of a rising minimum wage.
If You've Been Stealing This Berkeley Man's Wall Street Journal, He Has A Message For YouBerkeley residents have a reputation for being politically active and getting things done in their community -- typically with an extra flair.
Victim In Violent Vigilante Mistaken Identity Beating In Santa Rosa Describes His OrdealIt was a case of vigilante justice gone terribly wrong. Two Santa Rosa men, fed up with crime in their neighborhood, were convinced they’d found their man. Unfortunately, they had the wrong guy.
Pair Attack Santa Rosa Newspaper Deliveryman Believed To Be Neighborhood BurglarA newspaper deliveryman was chased and attacked by two men who thought he was involved in a string of recent burglaries in Santa Rosa.
Berkeley Political Cartoonist Who Idolized One Of Those Killed In Paris Terror Attack Stunned By MurdersKhalil Bendib, who lives in Berkeley, said he fears even more violence, and a backlash against Muslims in France.
Masked Men Storm Satirical Newspaper Office In Paris, Killing 12 In France's Deadliest Attack In 2 DecadesMasked gunmen shouting "Allahu akbar!" stormed the Paris offices of a satirical newspaper Wednesday, killing 12 people before escaping. It was France's deadliest terror attack in at least two decades.
San Francisco To Launch Marijuana-Themed Newspaper In 2015 The San Francisco Media Company is replacing the San Francisco Bay Guardian with the Bay Area’s first marijuana-themed newspaper.
Alternative Media Company Closing Down The San Francisco Bay Guardian NewspaperThe San Francisco Media Company announced its decision Tuesday to cease publishing the San Francisco Bay Guardian, citing economic hardships.
Subscribers Warned Of Massive 'Renewal' Bills From Third Party CompaniesConsumer advocates are advising newspaper and magazine subscribers to disregard official-looking renewal notices from unauthorized billing companies. The third-party companies usually charge well above the publisher’s regular price for a subscription renewal.
San Francisco Newspaper Brings Back Bicycle DeliveryBelieve it or not, some people still prefer getting their news on paper, so much so that one SF publisher is bringing back the 'paper boy,' delivering their print publication by bicycle.
Obituaries - A Time-Honored, Expensive TraditionPlacing an obituary in the newspaper when a loved one dies is a time-honored tradition, but many mourners are discovering it’s also an expensive one that easily run into the hundreds or even thousands of dollars.