Two Northern California teens were taken to juvenile hall after they allegedly slipped sleeping pills into their parent's drinks, putting the adults in a deep slumber,long enough for the girls to get online. According to press reports, the 15-year-old girl and her 16-year-old friend offered to pic ... More >>
The California Board of Behavioral Science and California Attorney General's office have filed formal accusations of misconduct against a Sacramento family-court therapist.The therapist, Janelle Burrill, is a clinical social worker who works with children and parents as ordered by family courts i ... More >>
Coeur D'alene? Really?Not long ago, SF Weekly played with a data application the Bay Citizen created regarding where the city's employees live. It turns out, a number of city workers -- including more than a few firefighters -- live in far-off realms such as Placer County, Los Angeles, or even Sa ... More >>
Colfax is up to its neck in sue-ageThe tiny Sierra foothill town of Colfax, home to 13,000 souls halfway between Sacramento and Reno, wouldn't seem like the obvious target for a white-shoe San Francisco law firm seeking a bonanza in inflated fees. But in a Colfax Record editorial Wednesday, ... More >>
Two politicians put their interests before a world-class event and a world of possibilities
A plan to split California from the United States. And it's serious. Maybe.
How William Newsom's pipeline into the Getty fortune has put money -- lots of it -- in his politically ambitious son's pocket
Willie Brown plays hide-and-seek with his tax returns
Mayor Willie Brown has made official decisions benefiting business entities that are partners in the mayor's own private business endeavors. Is this intersection of Brown's public decisions and private finances a coincidence - or a conflict of interest?
Fundamentalists want to ban same-sex marriage. All across California, people are mad as hell. So how come nobody's doing anything about it?