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‘Celebration of Life’ for San Francisco mayor who died at 65

In this Aug. 15, 2017, file photo, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee listens to questions during a news conference at City Hall in San Francisco. Hundreds of people are expected for a public celebration in San Francisco Sunday, [Read entire story]

‘Celebration of Life’ for San Francisco mayor who died at 65

Prominent Democrats including U.S. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Dianne Feinstein are among the scheduled speakers Sunday at a public celebration to remember the life of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, who died at [Read entire story]

California lawmakers propose health coverage for immigrants

Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco, presents the Assembly's budget proposal in his office at the state Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. California Assembly Democrats say they want to use [Read entire story]

Crime-fighting robot retired after launching alleged ‘war on the homeless’ in San Francisco

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In San Francisco, New Public Art You Can’t Avoid Seeing

As the tallest building in San Francisco, Salesforce Tower is the new center of the city skyline. And as soon as January, the top of the tower will also become a work of public art created by San Francisco visual artist [Read entire story]

Medical emergency and police activity causing major BART delays

A person was struck and killed by a train at the Powell Street BART station Saturday morning, causing major delays throughout the system, BART officials said. The person entered the tracks about 8:40 a.m. and was pinned [Read entire story]

From The Chronicle archives: ‘Only in SF’ photos of Santa

Santa gets a hug from Oliver Rubin, who is happy to receive a teddy bear at the Salvation Army/Bank of America Christmas party for children November 26, 1976 Photo ran 11/27/1976, P. 2 Santa gets a hug from Oliver Rubin, [Read entire story]

For a half century, the Santa Claus parade ruled San Francisco

Santa meets the people standing atop carriage driven by John Jenkel. Santa went down 5th Street to Market Street and down to the Emporium waving to children with parents in the overcast light, November 23, 1980. [Read entire story]

The Legacy of Ed Lee, San Francisco’s First Asian American Mayor

On Monday night, Oakland's former mayor, Jean Quan, set her alarm for 5 a.m. PST. She and other Democratic activists planned to wake up early to make a round of calls to Alabama voters and encourage them to vote for [Read entire story]

Mourners bow, pray over casket of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

San Francisco officials will honor the life of Mayor Ed Lee with a memorial... . FILE - In this Dec. 13, 2017 file photo, Julia Fox leaves flowers for Mayor Ed Lee on the steps of City Hall in San Francisco. [Read entire story]

San Francisco named 6th worst US city for driving in 2017

Traffic on Oak Street getting onto Octavia Boulevard as traffic line up to enter the freeway in San Francisco on Monday, July 2, 2012. Traffic on Oak Street getting onto Octavia Boulevard as traffic line up to enter the [Read entire story]

Where to Dine on Christmas Eve Around San Francisco

Restaurants around the Bay Area are preparing for cozy, luxurious Christmas Eve dinners. Save up energy for the following morning by leaving the cooking to someone else and dine on dishes like Dungeness crab, caviar, [Read entire story]

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee’s unfinished business – housing

The tech boom that Mayor Ed Lee embraced ensured that the man who began his career fighting for poor tenants ended up presiding over a city known for some of the nation's most unaffordable housing and pervasive [Read entire story]

Qantas to fly San Francisco-to-Australia nonstop

Qantas A380s sunbathing at LAX. Qantas this week introduces a brand-new 787-9 Dreamliner on its Los Angeles-Melbourne route, and now the Australian airline says it will bring the Dreamliner to San Francisco as well. [Read entire story]

The Marsh San Francisco Announces Extension of Durst Case Scenario

The Marsh San Francisco announces political comedian Will Durst 's solo show, Durst Case Scenario has been extended due to popular demand, running at The Marsh San Francisco through March 27, plus two additional [Read entire story]

Silicon Valley exec complains about political correctness in San Francisco, says China felt freer

Y Combinator President Sam Altman speaks during a Fireside Chat at TechCrunch Disrupt SF at Pier 48 in San Francisco on Sept. 19, 2017. [Read entire story]

Bay Area weather: Red-flag fire warning issued ahead of dry windy weekend

The National Weather Service has issued a red-flag fire warning in the Bay Area for this weekend, the first such December warning in four years, amid dry, warm and windy conditions, officials said. The red-flag [Read entire story]

the Disaster Artist | An ode to a movie so bad it was good

The Disaster Artist Directed by: James Franco Starring: Dave Franco, James Franco, Ari Graynor, Alison Brie, Seth Rogen Rated R for language throughout and some sexuality, nudity 1 hr. 44 min. [Read entire story]

Mayor Ed Lee escorted to SF City Hall for the last time

San Francisco firefighters unfurl huge American flag from two ladder trucks Friday morning outside San Francisco City Hall, where Mayor Ed Lee will lie in state. San Francisco firefighters unfurl huge American flag from [Read entire story]

DeepPixel, ShinyDocs founders on why Canada should stop comparing itself to Silicon Valley

DeepPixel CEO Giri Amarakone speaks at a startup panel alongside Shinydocs CEO Jason Cassidy and TorontoStarts founder Craig Major , which was moderated by ITWC CIO Jim Love , during Technicity 2017 on Dec. 12, 2017. [Read entire story]