San Francisco

Toward the Transbay Tube in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

BART Transbay Tube Closed For Labor Day Weekend Construction, Other Transit Agencies Pitch In

Transit agencies are pitching in get people between the East Bay and San Francisco this weekend as BART’s Transbay Tube closes for three days.

3 hours ago

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Killer At Large Following Fatal Shooting In SF’s Bayview District

The shooting was reported at 8:58 a.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Paul Avenue west of Third Street, police said.

9 hours ago

Red Rock in the San Francisco Bay (Wikimedia Commons)

Bay Area’s Only Private Island, Once $22M, Can Now Be Yours For $5M

A private island in the San Francisco Bay has had its priced slashed and is now for sale for $5 million.

9 hours ago

A Frontier Airlines Airbus A319 takes off at Salt Lake City International Airport in Utah. (Photo by Robert Alexander/Getty Images)

What’s The Catch With $1 Frontier Airlines Flights?

Frontier Airlines announced its “Fly for a Buck” sale this week, but you’ll need more than $1 to book your next getaway.

11 hours ago

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Best Bourbon Cocktails In The Bay Area

Becoming ever more popular in modern cocktails, bourbon has become a fashionable drink of choice. For those looking to ferret out the best bourbon cocktails in the Bay Area, here is a list of five of the best bars around.

14 hours ago

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Above Average Bay Water Temps To Thank For Surge In Swimmers

There has been a surge in swimmers taking to San Francisco Bay, thanks to warmer water in the Pacific Ocean.

23 hours ago

A perigee moon, or supermoon, rises behind wind turbines.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

NASA Video Shows Example Of Supermoon Lunar Eclipse Happening September 27th

If you missed out on the last supermoon, don’t worry, because NASA says a supermoon lunar eclipse is coming up toward the end of the month.

09/02/2015

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Vin Scully Shines Spotlight On Young Giants, Dodgers Fans During Rivalry Matchup

Dodgers announcer Vin Scully put the spotlight on two young fans at Tuesday night’s game against the Giants, and the video clip is sure to put a smile on any baseball lover’s face.

09/02/2015

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New App Helps You Find The Roommate Of Your Dreams

Finding a roommate and sharing rent costs in the Bay Area just got a little easier.

09/02/2015

From left, Veneita Walker and Majesti Laso work as attendants for the pilot Pit Stop program at JC Decaux toilet on Market Street near Church Street on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015 in San Francisco, Calif. San Francisco Public Works' Pit Stop program hopes to make the toilets more attractive to the public by making sure they aren't used for drug dealing and other illicit activities. Photo: Nathaniel Y. Downes, The Chronicle

San Francisco Hires ‘Potty-Sitters’ To Discourage Bad Public Bathroom Behavior

The city of San Francisco is stepping up its stinky patrol with the recent hiring of “potty-sitters” to ensure the city’s public toilets are in decent condition and used for their intended purpose.

09/02/2015

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