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SFO to Shut Down 2 Runways

SFO to Shut Down 2 Runways

Delays may follow safety, after San Francisco International Airport shuts down half of its runways for "the entire summer."Photo Credit: Christie Smith [Read entire story]

Class Action: Parents Push for Property Taxes for Schools

Class Action: Parents Push for Property Taxes for Schools

A small army of parent volunteers from Educate Our State is fanning out across Bay Area schools this spring to gather signatures for a ballot initiative that would return property taxes to public schools.Photo Credit: [Read entire story]

Sierra LaMar’s Father Speaks Out

Sierra LaMar's Father Speaks Out

Two years after Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar disappeared near the bus stop near her home, people continue to search for her. [Read entire story]

Day Around The Bay: Fair Weather

Day Around The Bay: Fair Weather

In Friday's what-are-you-still-doing-at-the-office roundup: Muni overhaul, Mike Judge gets dark, a panhandle brewpub, cleaning your private data, explosive arrests and more. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Dispatches from SXSW: Day 2 – Fader Fort, Future Islands, and Waiting in Lines

Chromeo at the Fader Fort, Thu/13. PHOTOS BY GEORGE MCINTIRE I’m pretty sure the Fader Fort is where I want to spend the rest of my youth and possibly my life. This makeshift village is probably as [Read entire story]

Dispatches from SXSW: Day 2 – Fader Fort, Future Islands, and Waiting in Lines

Dispatches from SXSW: Day 2 – Fader Fort, Future Islands, and Waiting in Lines

Chromeo at the Fader Fort, Thu/13. PHOTOS BY GEORGE MCINTIRE I’m pretty sure the Fader Fort is where I want to spend the rest of my youth and possibly my life. This makeshift village is probably as [Read entire story]

Dispatches from SXSW: Day 2 – Fader Fort, Future Islands, and Waiting in Lines

Chromeo at the Fader Fort, Thu/13. PHOTOS BY GEORGE MCINTIRE I’m pretty sure the Fader Fort is where I want to spend the rest of my youth and possibly my life. This makeshift village is probably as [Read entire story]

Dispatches from SXSW: Day 2 – Fader Fort, Future Islands, and Waiting in Lines

Chromeo at the Fader Fort, Thu/13. PHOTOS BY GEORGE MCINTIRE I’m pretty sure the Fader Fort is where I want to spend the rest of my youth and possibly my life. This makeshift village is probably as [Read entire story]

Dispatches from SXSW: Day 2 – Fader Fort, Future Islands, and Waiting in Lines

Chromeo at the Fader Fort, Thu/13. PHOTOS BY GEORGE MCINTIRE I’m pretty sure the Fader Fort is where I want to spend the rest of my youth and possibly my life. This makeshift village is probably as [Read entire story]

Dispatches from SXSW: Day 2 – Fader Fort, Future Islands, and Waiting in Lines

Chromeo at the Fader Fort, Thu/13. PHOTOS BY GEORGE MCINTIRE I’m pretty sure the Fader Fort is where I want to spend the rest of my youth and possibly my life. This makeshift village is probably as [Read entire story]

Squirrel Scandal Rocks Berkeley’s City Council

Squirrel Scandal Rocks Berkeley's City Council

The city of Berkeley is wrapped up in a very Berkeley-esque mixup after a plan to eradicate the ground squirrels and gophers at Cesar Chavez Park was met with an outpouring of backlash. Much to the chagrin of the animal [Read entire story]

Thanks to This Week’s Advertisers

We would like to take a moment to thank this week's advertisers on SFist. [Read entire story]

Video: A Drone’s-Eye View Of The Mission Bay Fire

Video: A Drone's-Eye View Of The Mission Bay Fire

While we were glued to the aerial feeds from the news choppers during Monday's five-alarm Mission Bay fire aerial photographer Ross Barringer was flying his quadcopter overhead to capture the scene for himself (and [Read entire story]

Off The Grid Fort Mason Center Returns Tonight, With Games

Off The Grid Fort Mason Center Returns Tonight, With Games

The biggest food-truck market in the Bay Area comes back tonight, just in time for this fantastic weather we're having. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

SFist Reviews: ‘The Accidental Death Of An Anarchist’ At Berkeley Rep

SFist Reviews: 'The Accidental Death Of An Anarchist' At Berkeley Rep

There is more to the art of clowning than just makeup and slapstick, and no one can teach that lesson better than actor and professional stage devourer Steven Epp and his director and collaborator Christopher Bayes. [ [Read entire story]

10 Great Perfume Ads (Plus One Of The All-Time Worst)

10 Great Perfume Ads (Plus One Of The All-Time Worst)

In honor of tomorrow's SF Artisan Fragrance Salon, I came across a gaggle of perfume ads that require your immediate attention. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Art Agnos Not Happy About Being Called A Hypocrite By ‘San Francisco Magazine’

Art Agnos Not Happy About Being Called A Hypocrite By 'San Francisco Magazine'

Former mayor Art Agnos sat down for an interview with San Francisco Magazine editor-in-chief Jon Steinberg for the upcoming April issue, and Steinberg tries to take Agnos to task for being such a vociferous opponent of [Read entire story]

Photo Du Jour: Repaved Red

Photo Du Jour: Repaved Red

Photo by Gerard Livernois. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Uber, Lyft Announce Insurance Policy Changes Following Fatal Crash Involving Rideshare Driver

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – San Francisco-based ridesharing companies Uber and Lyft announced a new insurance policy on Friday to address concerns over liability for accidents involving its drivers who are working [Read entire story]

Two detained City College student protesters released amidst troubling allegations

David Pippenger paces down a hallway at county jail, on the phone with his detained son, Otto Pippenger, 20, who was taken into custody as a protester at City College. Photo by Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez [Read entire story]