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The Performant: This is Halloween

The Performant: This is Halloween

A bloody good time: 'Grand Guignol' Photo by Kevin Berne Nothing quite says “Happy Halloween” like an evening full of splatter gore and general mayhem, and this year there were several options to [Read entire story]

Supervisor Campos To Introduce Anti-Eviction Legislation

Supervisor Campos To Introduce Anti-Eviction Legislation

Supervisor David Campos revealed over the weekend that he plans to introduce some new legislation to counteract the eviction trend. He's hoping that a new law would provide "incentives against the Ellis Act" to [Read entire story]

Voters to Weigh In On Gun Measure

Voters to Weigh In On Gun Measure

Sunnyvale voters on Tuesday will decide whether to enact a strict gun control measure that's gotten the attention of supporter New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and critics from the National Rifle Association. [Read entire story]

Man Sentenced for Disney Ice Blasts

Man Sentenced for Disney Ice Blasts

A former Disneyland employee who prosecutors say set off two dry-ice explosions inside the theme park was sentenced Monday to three years probation, 36 days in jail and 100 hours of community service. As... [Read entire story]

Dozens Arrested at Phish Concerts

Dozens Arrested at Phish Concerts

Atlantic City police arrested 42 people and confiscated drugs as well as nearly $12,000 during a Phish concert series in Atlantic City. As a result of the investigation, officials say they recovered... [Read entire story]

Needles Spill on El Sobrante Road

Needles Spill on El Sobrante Road

The California Highway Patrol shut down a portion of an El Sobrate highway Tuesday morning after an estimated 1,000 used needles spilled all over the road. [Read entire story]

Gunman Sought in NJ Mall: Sources

Gunman Sought in NJ Mall: Sources

Police are searching for a gunman inside the Westfield Garden State Plaza Mall in Paramus, N.J., law enforcement sources say. The mall was closed as police responded. Officers from Paramus and...Photo Credit: AP [Read entire story]

TSA Agent Recalls LAX Shooting

TSA Agent Recalls LAX Shooting

Even though he had been shot in the ankle, all Tony Grigsby could think about was helping an elderly man flee gunfire during Friday’s rampage at Los Angeles International [Read entire story]

Reality Check: Are Some School Bonds Really ‘Ticking Time Bombs’?

Reality Check: Are Some School Bonds Really 'Ticking Time Bombs'?

As Bay Area voters head to the polls Tuesday to decide whether to bankroll major investments in their community school districts- many of which suffer from overcrowding and aging facilities- San Mateo...Photo Credit: NBC [Read entire story]

Parents Find Flight for Wedding

Parents Find Flight for Wedding

A veteran and his wife, stranded at Los Angeles International Airport after Friday's fatal shooting, made it to their daughter's wedding in Texas with just minutes to spare and felt unforeseen kindness from... [Read entire story]

Sandra Coke Homicide Case Makes It To Court

Sandra Coke Homicide Case Makes It To Court

A preliminary hearing is under way in Alameda County Superior Court today for Randy Alana, the man accused of murdering Oakland resident Sandra Coke in August.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Bike Share in SF is expanding, but “never” on the west side

Photo by Mike Koozmin, SF Examiner The Bay Area’s shiny new Bike Share program is ready to expand, and in early 2014 the popular program will have new stations lined with 150 additional little blue [Read entire story]

Bike Share in SF is expanding, but “never” on the west side

Bike Share in SF is expanding, but “never” on the west side

Photo by Mike Koozmin, SF Examiner The Bay Area’s shiny new Bike Share program is ready to expand, and in early 2014 the popular program will have new stations lined with 150 additional little blue [Read entire story]

Bike Share in SF is expanding, but “never” on the west side

Photo by Mike Koozmin, SF Examiner This post has been updated with new information Nov. 5. [Read entire story]

Protesters to gather outside Twitter on IPO day

Those who stand to become instant millionaires from Twitter’s initial public offering might as well be worlds apart from a coalition of senior advocates, students, tenant organizers and union members planning to rally [Read entire story]

Protesters to gather outside Twitter on IPO day

Protesters to gather outside Twitter on IPO day

Those who stand to become instant millionaires from Twitter’s initial public offering might as well be worlds apart from a coalition of senior advocates, students, tenant organizers and union members planning to rally [Read entire story]

Day Around The Bay: Lou Reed’s SF?

Day Around The Bay: Lou Reed's SF?

Today in Day Around the Bay: Pac Heights mansion woes, Berkeley 12-year-old bikes entire West Coast, SOMA tower trouble, a possible Lou Reed SF album, and more. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

This Just In: Local Panhandlers Are Not Getting Rich

This Just In: Local Panhandlers Are Not Getting Rich

The typical panhandler is a disabled middle-aged single male who is a racial minority and makes less than $25 per day. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

International War On Soda Could Ruin Mexican Cokes Too

International War On Soda Could Ruin Mexican Cokes Too

As San Franciscans brace for the very real possibility of paying about a quarter more for the privilege of enjoying a can of soda, new regulations bubbling up from south of the border could ruin our beloved, real-sugar, [Read entire story]

Driver Hits Three In Union Square, Takes Off

Driver Hits Three In Union Square, Takes Off

Three men loading the back of a truck near Union Square were hit by a driver who then fled the scene. Not good. [ more › ] [Read entire story]