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Progressive Matt Haney Declares Candidacy For District 6 Supervisor

Progressive Matt Haney Declares Candidacy For District 6 Supervisor

Board of Education commissioner throws hat in ring for District 6 supervisor, as Jane Kim is to be termed out, and the progressive machine lines up behind him. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Facebook Finally Comes To SF, Leases Entire Office Portion Of 181 Fremont

Facebook Finally Comes To SF, Leases Entire Office Portion Of 181 Fremont

The rumor of three months ago is confirmed, and Facebook will be taking 50 floors of the new high-rise, which is set for completion by the end of the year. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

‘I Am Not Your Negro’, ‘The Big Sick’ Lead PROXY SF’s Outdoor Movie Night

'I Am Not Your Negro', 'The Big Sick' Lead PROXY SF's Outdoor Movie Night

The second annual PROXY and HERE FOR NOW Fall Film Festival is set to kick off this Friday, and they just released their full lineup of films. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Exclusive: Bubbles Recorded This Love Letter Track To San Francisco Two Months Before He Was Killed

Exclusive: Bubbles Recorded This Love Letter Track To San Francisco Two Months Before He Was Killed

After his last trip to Berlin, and before he was set to leave SF for good, he recorded an hour-and-twenty-minute track of extemporaneous thoughts and memories set to electro music. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Police Chase Launched in Central Valley Ends in SF

A lengthy pursuit that started in the Central Valley finally came to an end in San Francisco early Wednesday, according to the California Highway Patrol.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Two Taken to Hospital After Fire Ignites Inside SJ Duplex

Two people were transported to the hospital and one dog died after a blaze broke out at a duplex in San Jose early Wednesday, according to fire officials.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

One Killed After Blaze Breaks Out in Oakland Apartment

One person was killed after a fire ripped through an Oakland apartment early Wednesday, according to fire officials.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Earthquake Flattens Mexico City School, Killing 21 Children

Firefighters, police and local volunteers pulled at least 25 bodies, all but four of them children, from a Mexico City school partially flattened by a powerful earthquake Tuesday, NBC News reported.Photo Credit: AP [Read entire story]

Lead Design Engineer For Troubled Millennium Subpoenaed

The lead design engineer of the now sinking and tilting Millennium Tower will face a subpoena to testify about the building’s troubles next month before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

California Coastal Commission Orders Martins Beach Reopened

California's coastal regulator is threatening to fine a billionaire investor millions of dollars for ignoring a court order to open a popular beach to the public.Photo Credit: Getty Images [Read entire story]

SF Leaders Vote Unanimously to Rename Justin Herman Plaza

San Francisco city leaders on Tuesday voted unanimously to rename Justin Herman Plaza, but they have yet to decide on a new name.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Key California Farm District Rejects Governor’s Tunnels Plan

A group of powerful California farmers pulled their support Tuesday from a pair of massive, $16 billion tunnels that would have re-engineered the state's water system in a decisive move that dealt a major...Photo Credit: [Read entire story]

Well-Known Vallejo Mural Accidentally Painted Over By Film Crew

VALLEJO (CBS SF) – A mural in Vallejo dedicated to young lives lost was painted and erased accidentally. One mother who son was tragically killed tells KPIX 5’s Christin Ayers her plans to move forward from yet [Read entire story]

1 Person Dead, Another Injured In Antioch Shooting

ANTIOCH (CBS SF) — One person died and another is in critical condition following a shooting Tuesday morning in Antioch, police said. The shooting occurred at about 9:50 a.m. in the 300 block of Lawton Street. [Read entire story]

7.1 Mexico Earthquake Kills Dozens, Collapsing 44 Buildings In Mexico City

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San Francisco Supervisors Want To Rename Justin Herman Plaza

SAN FRANCISO (KPIX 5) – Changes could be coming to a San Francisco landmark. Acknowledging a dark chapter in city history, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday unanimously backed a resolution calling for the [Read entire story]

Half Of Bay Area Residents Thinking About Leaving Over Home Prices

(KCBS) – Home prices in the Bay Area are so high that half of all local residents are thinking about leaving, new research suggests. According to UC Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies, 65% of Bay [Read entire story]

Day Around The Bay: Lucky 13′s Got A Year

Day Around The Bay: Lucky 13's Got A Year

Caltrans under fire for a crass "look both ways" campaign, Uber's in an ugly legal battle with an ad agency, and Bay Area schools are considering getting rid of letter grades. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Yet Another Gun Stolen From A Local Cop

Yet Another Gun Stolen From A Local Cop

Continuing an incredibly infuriating trend, the San Francisco sheriff's department reports that a deputy's gun was stolen out of a rental car. [ more › ] [Read entire story]

SFist To-Do List: 12 Cool Things To Check Out This Week

The weird weather (for September) is over, and it's a warm and sunny week ahead. In addition to this weekend's Folsom Street Fair and all the attending gay and BDSM parties that come with that, there's plenty more to do, [Read entire story]