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Newspapers for sale at a BART station. (CBS SF)

San Francisco Chronicle Cuts News Vendors Due To Rising Minimum Wages

It’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.

05/29/2015

(Photo: Berkeleyside/Marty Schiffenbauer)

If You’ve Been Stealing This Berkeley Man’s Wall Street Journal, He Has A Message For You

Berkeley residents have a reputation for being politically active and getting things done in their community — typically with an extra flair.

03/19/2015

Grey van Jimmy Tronconis was driving when he was attacked.

Victim In Violent Vigilante Mistaken Identity Beating In Santa Rosa Describes His Ordeal

It 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.

02/11/2015

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Pair Attack Santa Rosa Newspaper Deliveryman Believed To Be Neighborhood Burglar

A newspaper deliveryman was chased and attacked by two men who thought he was involved in a string of recent burglaries in Santa Rosa.

02/11/2015

A political cartoon by Khalil Bendib, who lives in Berkeley. (Photo Credit: StudioBendib)

Berkeley Political Cartoonist Who Idolized One Of Those Killed In Paris Terror Attack Stunned By Murders

Khalil Bendib, who lives in Berkeley, said he fears even more violence, and a backlash against Muslims in France.

01/07/2015

Firefighters carry an injured man on a stretcher in front of the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris on January 7, 2015, after armed gunmen stormed the offices. (Philippe Dupeyrat/AFP/Getty Images)

Masked Men Storm Satirical Newspaper Office In Paris, Killing 12 In France’s Deadliest Attack In 2 Decades

Masked 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.

01/07/2015

Leaves of a mature marijuana plant. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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.

12/31/2014

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Alternative Media Company Closing Down The San Francisco Bay Guardian Newspaper

The San Francisco Media Company announced its decision Tuesday to cease publishing the San Francisco Bay Guardian, citing economic hardships.

10/14/2014

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Subscribers Warned Of Massive ‘Renewal’ Bills From Third Party Companies

Consumer 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.

09/29/2014

Public Press Bicycle Delivery

San Francisco Newspaper Brings Back Bicycle Delivery

Believe 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.

07/06/2014

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