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Scoot, Skip Selected for S.F. Scooter Pilot Program

Remember way back in the spring, when hundreds of scooters appeared on…

After a 14-Year Effort, Gun Show Ban at Cow Palace Might Actually Happen

California governors Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jerry Brown each had a chance to ban…

Newsom Slams S.F. Homeless Funding Effort

The November ballot measure to raise an additional $380 million to take…

UPDATE: Multiple S.F. Schools on Lockdown

Update, 4:45 p.m. According to the San Francisco Police Department, a gun…

Renamed Schools Honor Ed Lee, Dolores Huerta

Two San Francisco schools now bear the names of labor leader Dolores…

Overdose Awareness Day Remembers Lives Lost, Celebrates Lives Saved

Preliminary 2017 drug overdose numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and…

Supervisor Proposes Labor Overhaul for Cannabis Industry

Ever since California’s recreational-cannabis industry launched this year, there’s been plenty to…

Tenderloin Street Safety Changes Often Fly Under the Radar

In the afternoon of Aug. 14, Gregory Blackman, 65, hopped on his…

Editor’s Note: Newsprint Tariffs Overturned

While Trump’s trade war against China has gotten most of the attention,…

California Bill to Count Rape Kit Backlog Won’t Impact SFPD

California is belatedly joining the effort to address rape kit backlogs with…