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Straightening Out Lombard

On the face of it, residents of the 1000 block of Lombard…

 

Wily Coyotes Continue to Thrive in S.F.

Coyotes are recent transplants to modern-day San Francisco. The local population was…

 

How Much S.F. Real Estate Do Wealthy Foreign Buyers Own?

The old stereotype that San Francisco secretly harbors tons of empty apartments…

 

California Rolls Out IDs With New Gender Option

As the Trump administration withdraws Obama-era protections for transgender people in the…

Bay Area Commuters Face First Bridge Toll Increase Since 2010

Drivers heading across seven Bay Area bridges better remember to carry an…

S.F. Startups’ Dirty Oil Money

The obscenely wealthy Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was already notorious for supporting…

With ‘Backyard,’ Airbnb Hits Close to Home

In an effort to mitigate corporations’ roles in our housing crisis, cities…

DPH and the No Good, Terrible Conflict-of-Interest Year

Two former Department of Public Health employees stand accused of corruption for…

Tenant Right to Counsel Moves Forward

Despite clashing with proponents of June’s tenant right-to-counsel measure, it’s Mayor London…

Firefighter Toy Drive Launches, With Strippers Front and Center

Fire departments across the U.S. are sounding the bell for their annual…