SF Supes Confirm Malia Cohen For Police CommissionThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously confirmed former supervisor Malia Cohen to the San Francisco Police Commission on Tuesday.
Demonstrators In Oakland And SF Participate in Shutdowns, Day Of Action Against Police BrutalityMassive rallies were held in Oakland and San Francisco to demonstrate against police brutality as part of a national day of action calling to put a stop to police killings of unarmed minorities.
Michael Brown’s Father Speaks In San Francisco During Weekend Of Mass ProtestThe father of the young unarmed black man killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri this summer was in San Francisco Sunday as part of a city-to-city speaking tour across the country.
Murder Victim In Playground Shooting Was A Community Outreach Worker In San FranciscoA 32-year-old former gang member has been identified as the victim of a fatal shooting that was witnessed by dozens of children at a playground San Francisco's Visitacion Valley.
San Francisco’s Oldest Theater Is In The Bayview; Will Undergo Renovation Not many realize San Francisco's oldest theater is located in the Bayview District. Built in 1888, the Bayview Opera House and Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre will undergo a $5.3 million renovation.
San Francisco Supervisors Look To Put Sugary Drink Tax On BallotSan Francisco supervisors on Tuesday introduced a measure for the November ballot that would impose a 2 cents per ounce tax on sugary drinks sold in the city.
San Francisco Supervisor Gets Chuckle From Homeless Man Using CellphoneA San Francisco supervisor is getting criticism over her social media posting which seems to make fun of a homeless man cellphone use.
San Francisco Supervisors Approve Restrictions On AmmunitionTwo ordinances targeting the sale and possession of certain ammunition in San Francisco were given unanimous initial approval Tuesday by the city’s Board of Supervisors.
San Francisco Supes Move Closer To Restricting AmmunitionA San Francisco Board of Supervisors committee Thursday approved two pieces of legislation targeting the sale and possession of certain ammunition in the city.
San Francisco May Ban Military-Grade Ammo, Track Big PurchasesTwo pieces of legislation announced Thursday by San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee could make buying ammunition in the city more difficult.
Grocery Outlet Chain Signs Lease To Open Two SF StoresBerkeley-based grocery chain, Grocery Outlet, signed a lease Wednesday to open two stores in San Francisco.
Another San Francisco Supe Supports Mirkarimi RecallAnother member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors said Monday that she would support a recall effort against Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, who was reinstated last week.
SF Mayor Lee Clarifies Stop-And-Frisk Stance As Supes Join ProtestMayor Ed Lee said in a statement Tuesday that he is not considering a policy that will violate anyone’s constitutional rights and result in racial profiling, but he is “willing to move forward with bold ideas that get to results.”
San Francisco Allows 49ers Out Of Candlestick Lease EarlyWeeks after the 49ers broke ground on a new stadium in Santa Clara, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted to allow the team out of their Candlestick Park lease early.
SF City Attorney To Fight 'Crisis Pregnancy Centers' Over AdsSan Francisco is taking on crisis pregnancy centers in the city, arguing that they are pushing a misleading agenda.