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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

An obituary in a newspaper. (CBS)

Obituaries – A Time-Honored, Expensive Tradition

Placing 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.

05/22/2014

Audrie Pott (Audrie Pott Foundation)

Saratoga Teen’s Photos Going ‘Viral’ Before Her Suicide Debunked By Student Journalists

Several student journalists received a prestigious award for what the Society of Professional Journalists called their “courageous reporting” of the Audrie Pott case.

02/17/2014

Print editions of the San Francisco Chronicle roll off the printing press (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Chronicle Disputes NY Times Report About Ending Food Section

The San Francisco Chronicle is disputing a report in the New York Times which said the newspaper plans to stop publishing its beloved standalone food section.

11/13/2013

Print editions of the San Francisco Chronicle roll off the printing press (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Examiner Accuses Chronicle Of Stifling Competition

The San Francisco Examiner has filed a lawsuit alleging that the city’s dominant daily newspaper the San Francisco Chronicle slashed advertising prices to stifle competition.

06/25/2013

David Perlman (San Francisco Chronicle)

About The Bay: 94-Year-Old Bay Area Journalist Defies Odds

A San Francisco newspaper reporter is still on the beat at an age when most of his colleagues are just plain beat, if alive at all.

05/20/2013

San Francisco Chronicle newspaper vendor Dallas Ayers waits for customers February 24, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Murder Charges Filed In Death Of SF Chronicle Vendor; Defense Claims It Was Accident

San Francisco prosecutors have filed murder charges against a man accused of killing a newspaper vendor in an attack in January, a district attorney’s office spokesman said Monday.

03/25/2013

San Francisco Chronicle newspaper vendor Dallas Ayers waits for customers February 24, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

DA’s Office Drops Case In Killing Of SF Chronicle Vendor

A man who was arrested on suspicion of killing a newspaper vendor in San Francisco in January has had his case discharged pending further investigation, a district attorney’s office spokesman said Tuesday.

03/20/2013

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