Did Muni give this guy money, too? It's almost impossible to stay rational when discussing the plight of dog-slaughtering artist Tom Otterness, who may or may not lose out on millions in city money due to his troubling past. That's because it's hard to conceive of a transgression that would provo ... More >>
Stay tuned for the future ... The Civil Grand Jury has released an interesting and curiously-timed report on the proposed Parkmerced development which validates the city's worst fears -- that tenants would no longer be protected by rent control laws.According to the report -- which was released a ... More >>
San Francisco stays fit and comely by walking -- and by banning silly electric-powered scooters from the sidewalks
The San Francisco Day Labor Program loses city funding amid a labyrinthine dispute between its political supporters and the Mayor's Office
At a seemingly innocuous event in the Sunset, Willie Brown proves again why he's the patron saint of patronage
Willie Brown to S.F.: You're racist. Racist racist racist racist racist racist racist. Biased, too.
The best of Northern California filmmakers at the FilmArts Festival of Independent Cinema
As the Bayview waits for a rebuilt MLK pool, the project, a stated mayoral priority, keeps gobbling money and time--making it the prototypical city contracting fiasco.
An annual conference that helps indie filmmakers finance their projects gets canceled -- for lack of funding
Michael Wise and Susan Owsley are recovering schizophrenics who got the right kind of help, and got off the street.The mayor's secret budget cuts will make sure that doesn't happen anymore.
Many blacks in Bayview/Hunters Point say they feel ignored by the mayor. In this election, they are returning the favor.
S.F. Film and Video Arts Commission; Rodney Ascher
Willie Brown plays hide-and-seek with his tax returns
San Francisco's once-hot film industry is in a slump; will it come back?
Will the government ever fix Ora Nance Lewis' home?
For the media, Christian Lackner has equaled Critical Mass -- even though he's deeply disliked or feared by many cycling leaders
The mayor's plan for City Hall could net the city's protocol chief millions in taxpayer-financed rent
Pols and bureaucrats thumb their noses at Proposition AA
Haig Mardikian's eight-year battle to build condos on top of Nob Hill