The Snitch

Yesterday’s Crimes: The Lost Priest in the City of Souls

By 1880, San Francisco’s 70 square blocks of cemeteries between the Panhandle…

Will the Diplomat Who Drove Into the Tree on Post Street Kindly Remove Their Honda Fit?

An anonymous tipster writes into say that a red Honda Fit with consular…

Which Tech “Unicorns” Are No Longer Unicorns?

Some unicorn startups have stopped being worth billion-dollar valuations. The go-go days…

Google-Uber: When Friends Start to Become Enemies

In Part II of The Godfather trilogy, Michael Corleone tells family confidante…

Yesterday’s Crimes: Big Ed Kemper the Coed Butcher

This is part three of a three-part series on the trio of…

Yesterday’s Crimes: Murder Prevents Earthquakes

From 1970-73, Santa Cruz was plagued by a trio of brutal mass…

Uber’s Ready to Fix the World

It’s been an up and down week for Uber, but then again…

SF-LA Hyperloop Dreams Fading

You’ll get from L.A. to San Francisco in 30 minutes, they said.…

Inside The Grassroots Effort To Recall Mayor Ed Lee

It’s funny to think that back in 2011, San Francisco mayor Ed…

S.F. Seen As Perfect Host City For Summer Olympics - in 2088

Those who’ve lived here long enough might remember that San Francisco really,…