And like the Ghost Ship space, it was "both a cherished source of [affordable] housing and an unusual trouble spot in Oakland well before the fire." [ more › ]
The San Francisco school board on Wednesday selected a city native with an eclectic educational background to lead the district, saying Vincent Matthews has the experience and leadership skills to take on the role of superintendent.Show More Summary
She'll be there to talk about immigration, but half the event will be a Q&A. [ more › ]
Sad news for Hayes Valley! [ more › ]
It is kind of a funny window into the tech dudebro mindset of a pre-Uber Kalanick, and for some reason he's never taken it down. [ more › ]
Political events in the Bay Area: women’s event, Transgender Day Political events Rallies and protest events are a part of political life in the Bay Area. Women’s event: A happy hour and panel discussion featuring female entrepreneurs, Nevertheless, She Persisted: An Evening With Fearless Women. Show More Summary
Just in case you were worried about the leggings-wearing rules of BART, its ever-helpful Twitter account is here to reassure you.
Betty Barry-Deal, an honor student whose gender slowed the start of her legal career in the 1950s but who later became the first female justice on the state Court of Appeal in San Francisco, has died at age 95. “Justice Barry-Deal was a legal trailblazer her entire career,” said Deborah Hoffman, spokeswoman for Gov. Show More Summary
Under the proposed rules, transgender male inmates in female prisons could also wear aftershave and boxers. [ more › ]
Lyft does tell Time they're done directly targeting Uber, deriding it as "corporate" in ads like this one above. [ more › ]
Monastery Beach in Carmel has been nicknamed "Mortuary Beach" by locals because of the frequency of drownings that have occurred there over the years. [ more › ]
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44-year-old Davis Kiryakoz was sentenced Tuesday in federal court in San Jose on one count of conspiracy to transport stolen goods. [ more › ]
Two women stole cosmetics from a Walgreens in Concord and shoved an employee out of the way when she tried to stop them, police said Tuesday. The women entered the store shortly after 2:30 p.m. on Sunday and stole “a bunch” of cosmetics, according to the Concord Police Department. Show More Summary
A sun-filled weekend is in store for Bay Area residents as a warming trend is forecast to send temperatures into the 70s in San Francisco and possibly the 80s in other cities throughout the region, forecasters said. Before the sun soaks...Show More Summary
Musk makes Skynet, Pelosi's leverage, 101's bad markings. [ more › ]
A 9-year-old boy died after he was knocked down by large waves and swept out to sea while playing in the surf with his father at a beach in Carmel Tuesday. Waves breaking between 8-12 feet were pounding Monastery Beach when the boy was swept out at 12:43 p.m.
The latest in high festival fashion. [ more › ]
Smokers, it's time to start setting aside more cash for your habit, or to quit it altogether: On Saturday, the voter-approved tax increase of $2 per pack of cigarettes kicks in, making your cancer sticks costlier than ever. [ more ›...
From a handy stylus tool to a few extra-long charging cables, these office accessories are everything you need to be more efficient, focused - even caffeinated. [ more › ]