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San Francisco Approves ‘Large Vehicle’ Overnight Parking Ban For Some Neighborhoods

Supervisors have approved a large-vehicle overnight parking ban on many San Francisco streets.


Ross Mirkarimi

SF Ethics Commission Won’t Delay Sending Mirkarimi Case To Supes

The San Francisco Ethics Commission on Thursday rejected a request by suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi to postpone sending his administrative case to the Board of Supervisors until after the November election.


A computer keyboard. (CBS)

Santa Clara County Ramps Up Child Porn Crackdown

At any given time, the county has close to two-dozen warrants ready to be served on suspects accused of peddling child pornography.


ballot box

SF Supervisors Stall Plans To Amend Ranked-Choice Voting

Neither of two dueling proposals to change San Francisco’s ranked-choice voting system will go on the June ballot, the city’s Board of Supervisors decided Tuesday.


San Francisco City Hall

Higher Than Expected Tax Revenues To Bolster SF Coffers

San Francisco’s financial affairs are looking up after tax revenues have come pouring in at a much higher rate than expected, meaning the city’s projected deficit is dropping.


Marijuana, pot

San Francisco Supervisors Mull Resolution In Support Of Marijuana Clubs

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday is poised to send a message to the federal government about medical marijuana by considering a resolution in support of medicinal cannabis dispensaries.


A woman takes a photo of a group of naked men at the 20th Annual Folsom Street Fair September 28, 2003 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images).

SF Supervisors To Debate New Rules On Nudity

The board’s Public Safety Committee will consider the proposal by Supervisor Scott Wiener at a hearing Thursday at City Hall.


San Francisco Supervisors Jane Kim and Mark Farrell (CBS)

San Francisco School Board Members Ask For A Big Raise

School board members in San Francisco would be in line for a regular pay check under a measure that’s headed for the ballot.


San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

Lieutenant Gov.-Elect Newsom Delays Swearing-In

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom has delayed his swearing in as lieutenant governor to prevent the current left-leaning board of supervisors from electing an interim mayor.



Contra Costa Touts Pension System Safety Net, But Warns Of Cuts

Contra Costa retirees are being told they have nothing to fear about the pension system going broke, but county officials said there will be cuts to meet pension obligations.





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