With Mayor Ed Lee by her side, San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White offered a detailed account Thursday of a massive Mission District blaze Wednesday evening that left one person dead, injured five and displaced nearly five dozen residents and as many as 20 small businesses.
San Francisco Chronicle columnist Herb Caen bemoaned in 1985 that his beloved city — particularly "the seamy streets of the Tenderloin" — risked the moniker of Latrine-by-the-Bay, in part because of official resistance to public toilets.
In revoking the accreditation of City College of San Francisco, a private commission violated the law in ways that denied the 80,000-student school a fair hearing, a judge tentatively ruled Friday.
Authorities have identified four men who were shot to death Friday night while sitting in a car in San Francisco.
Police were attempting to calm rattled nerves in San Francisco’s gentrifying Hayes Valley neighborhood Saturday after a gun battle on a neighborhood street left four men dead.
In restaurant after restaurant in this city's gentrifying Jack London Square neighborhood Sunday, it happened quickly.
Like many churches in the days before Christmas, the Primera Iglesia Presbiteriana Hispana in East Oakland held a posada one recent night. But rather than reenact Joseph and Mary's search for shelter, this candlelight procession told a contemporary tale much on the minds of congregants.
The tropical weather system that trended on Twitter here as #hellastorm packed a punch Thursday.