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Planning Director Who Oversaw S.F. Development Boom to Retire

The leader of San Francisco’s Planning Department will step down after leading…

Nonprofit with Wall Street Connections Pays for a Lot of City Treasurer’s Travel

City treasurer is a position people don’t think about much. Members of…

BART Ends Paper Ticket Sales at Powell Street Station

Starting Tuesday, BART’s Powell Street station in San Francisco became the latest…

BART Nabs $125M in Federal Funds to Speed Up San Jose Extension

BART’s San Jose extension may arrive sooner than expected thanks to $125…

We Need More People Using Pot in Movies and TV, Not Less

This month, an NPR article raised the question whether content distributors like…

City Slightly Expands Mental Health Services for Children

School kids in San Francisco will have slightly greater access to mental…

Modesto Bigots’ Protest Garners S.F. Attention

Organizers of Modesto’s straight pride parade may not have permits for a…

Keeping the Homeless Out of Sight Makes Their Lives More Dangerous

Nearly 10,000 people in San Francisco are homeless, with a nightly shelter…

S.F. Sees New Success in Treating Homeless People with Hep C

For many unhoused people living on San Francisco streets, maintaining good physical…

Chem Tales: What to Do If Your Mutt Swallows Your Pot

For as long as we’ve kept cannabis in our homes, we’ve risked…