Monster Mash: Three Halloween Shows to See
Culture

Monster Mash: Three Halloween Shows to See

Happy Halloween, everybody! I’m going as a dying industry on a new platform that further devalues its legitimacy. I mean, I’m in pjs writing this…

Weekend Watch: Nightcrawler, Before I Go To Sleep, Laggies, Horns
Culture

Weekend Watch: Nightcrawler, Before I Go To Sleep, Laggies, Horns

Nightcrawler – Everywhere No, this is not another X-Men spinoff. This is a thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal as an “underground crime journalist” obsessed with getting…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: SF Giants Parade, Halloween, Muni Heritage Weekend, Day Of The Dead
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Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: SF Giants Parade, Halloween, Muni Heritage Weekend, Day Of The Dead

SF Giants Parade A parade and celebration will honor the World Champion San Francisco Giants along Market Street and at San Francisco’s Civic Center Friday afternoon….

SFPD Chief Issues Safety Tips for Halloween, Parade Combo
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SFPD Chief Issues Safety Tips for Halloween, Parade Combo

With the Giants World Series Championship parade falling on the same day as Halloween, the San Francisco police chief issued some advice Thursday about how…

Resident Accuses SFPD of Mishandling Domestic Violence Incident, Failing to Provide Interpreter
Crime

Resident Accuses SFPD of Mishandling Domestic Violence Incident, Failing to Provide Interpreter

A San Francisco resident, with the help of civil rights advocacy groups, filed a citizen complaint today alleging the San Francisco Police Department failed to…

ICE Agents Seize 2,700 Pieces of Counterfeit MLB Merchandise
Bay Area

ICE Agents Seize 2,700 Pieces of Counterfeit MLB Merchandise

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents seized more than 2,700 items of counterfeit Major League Baseball merchandise worth $80,000 from Bay Area vendors, agency representatives…

Tour Bus Driver Cited in Fatal Collision
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Tour Bus Driver Cited in Fatal Collision

San Francisco police have cited a tour bus driver on suspicion of misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter following a fatal collision involving a City Hall worker last…

21 Year Old At-Risk Man Missing Since This Morning
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21 Year Old At-Risk Man Missing Since This Morning

A 21-year-old at-risk man remains missing this afternoon after he was separated from his caretaker and then traveled alone on a San Francisco Municipal Railway…

Woman Struck by Vehicle in Castro Recovering From Injuries
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Woman Struck by Vehicle in Castro Recovering From Injuries

A female pedestrian is in stable condition today after being struck by the driver of a vehicle parking in San Francisco’s Castro District on Wednesday…

SFPD Chief Says “Jerks” Caused World Series Riots
Bay Area

SFPD Chief Says “Jerks” Caused World Series Riots

Fans poured into the streets of San Francisco following the Giants’ win against the Kansas City Royals in the final game of the World Series…

One Dies, Another Pulled to Safety Near Lands End
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One Dies, Another Pulled to Safety Near Lands End

One person has died and another has been rescued after becoming stranded on the rocks near Lands End in San Francisco this afternoon, a fire…

75 Year Old Oceanview Man Missing Since Wednesday
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75 Year Old Oceanview Man Missing Since Wednesday

San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in finding a 75-year-old man who has been missing since Wednesday. Guo An Hu has been…

Extra Ferries Will Run From Marin County to Giants World Series Parade Friday
Bay Area

Extra Ferries Will Run From Marin County to Giants World Series Parade Friday

Golden Gate Ferry will provide extra ferry service from Larkspur to San Francisco for the Giants’ World Series parade on Friday. Fans are encouraged to…

Man Suffers Multiple Serious Stab Wounds in Mission District Following Giants World Series Celebration
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Man Suffers Multiple Serious Stab Wounds in Mission District Following Giants World Series Celebration

A man was stabbed multiple times in San Francisco’s Mission District during rowdy celebrations following the San Francisco Giants’ World Series victory Wednesday night. The…

SFPD Officers Injured During Giants World Series Celebrations
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SFPD Officers Injured During Giants World Series Celebrations

Multiple San Francisco police officers were injured while attempting to disperse crowds and extinguish bonfires during celebrations of the San Francisco Giants’ World Series victory…

Second Shooting Victim, Fires, Thrown Bottles Reported During Giants World Series Celebration
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Second Shooting Victim, Fires, Thrown Bottles Reported During Giants World Series Celebration

A gunshot victim walked into San Francisco General Hospital this evening during celebrations of the San Francisco Giants’ World Series victory in what appears to…

Muni Bus Services Shut Down Due to World Series Celebration Crowds
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Muni Bus Services Shut Down Due to World Series Celebration Crowds

All bus service has been suspended in San Francisco this evening due to safety concerns caused by riotous World Series celebrations throughout the city, according…

Giants Win World Series With 3-2 Victory in Game 7
Bay Area

Giants Win World Series With 3-2 Victory in Game 7

The San Francisco Giants won the World Series tonight with a nail-biting 3-2 Game 7 victory over the Kansas City Royals. Madison Bumgarner threw five…

Assemblymember Concerned That State Funds Earmarked for Education Will Go To CCSF Legal Fees
In Court

Assemblymember Concerned That State Funds Earmarked for Education Will Go To CCSF Legal Fees

Midway through the week-long trial of a lawsuit filed by San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera against an accreditation commission that trying to disaccredit City…

Supes Pass Legislation Clarifying “Buffer Zones” at Reproductive Health Clinics
City Hall

Supes Pass Legislation Clarifying “Buffer Zones” at Reproductive Health Clinics

Following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling earlier this year, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday passed a new version of an existing ordinance…

Appealing Events: The Kills at the Fillmore
Culture

Appealing Events: The Kills at the Fillmore

The formidable duo of Alison Mosshart and Jamie Hince (aka the Kills) return to SF tonight for an intimate show at the Fillmore. The band…

Motorcyclist Injured in Crash With School Bus
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Motorcyclist Injured in Crash With School Bus

A motorcyclist was taken to a hospital after being hit by a school bus near San Francisco’s Panhandle this morning, fire officials said. The collision…

SFO Expanding its Services to China
Bay Area

SFO Expanding its Services to China

San Francisco International Airport is expanding its service to China this December with nonstop service via China Southern Airlines to Wuhan, Guangdong Province, according to…

Muni Implements Changes to Multiple Bus Lines
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Muni Implements Changes to Multiple Bus Lines

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency announced today that it has implemented a number of changes to bus service in San Francisco. The most significant…

Hundreds Gather in Civic Center Plaza Before Giants’ World Series Loss
Bay Area

Hundreds Gather in Civic Center Plaza Before Giants’ World Series Loss

Before the mood turned somber for San Francisco Giants fans as the team had a disheartening loss in what could have been a World Series-clinching…

Bay Area Roads Consistently Mediocre for Nearly a Decade
Bay Area

Bay Area Roads Consistently Mediocre for Nearly a Decade

Bay Area roads have been consistently mediocre for nearly a decade, according to data released today by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. In a survey that…

Accreditation Commission President Admits They Were Quick to Disaccredit CCSF
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Accreditation Commission President Admits They Were Quick to Disaccredit CCSF

The president of the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges testified in San Francisco Superior Court this afternoon that she did not provide the…

SFPD Need Your Help Locating Missing Elderly Man
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SFPD Need Your Help Locating Missing Elderly Man

San Francisco police are asking for help in finding an 89-year-old man suffering from asthma. Foon Chen was last seen at noon today in the…

Fisherman’s Wharf Bank Robbed by Man in Fedora
Crime

Fisherman’s Wharf Bank Robbed by Man in Fedora

A man donned a fedora to rob a bank near San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf on Monday morning, police said today. The robbery was reported at…

SFPD Preparing for Potentially Destructive World Series Celebrations
Bay Area

SFPD Preparing for Potentially Destructive World Series Celebrations

San Francisco police are preparing for rowdy celebrations that could erupt if the Giants clinch a World Series victory tonight or Wednesday, a police officer…

BART Station Improvements Planned for Embarcadero, Montgomery
Bay Area

BART Station Improvements Planned for Embarcadero, Montgomery

BART is seeking the public’s input for improvements at the Embarcadero and Montgomery stations and will be holding two in-station events on Tuesday and Thursday,…

CCSF Trial Begins, Chancellor Testifies College Does Not Deserve Termination
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CCSF Trial Begins, Chancellor Testifies College Does Not Deserve Termination

The chancellor of California community colleges testified in Superior Court today that he believes a commission’s decision to terminate the accreditation of City College of…

Men Shot in Visitacion Valley
Crime

Men Shot in Visitacion Valley

Two men were shot in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood over the weekend, police said today. The first shooting was reported in the 1500 block…

Giants’ World Series Game 6 to be Broadcast on Big Screen at Civic Center Plaza
Bay Area

Giants’ World Series Game 6 to be Broadcast on Big Screen at Civic Center Plaza

The San Francisco Giants’ game on Tuesday that could clinch the World Series against the Kansas City Royals will be broadcast on a Jumbotron screen…

Man Shot in Foot in Mission District
Crime

Man Shot in Foot in Mission District

A man riding a bicycle was shot in the foot in San Francisco’s Mission District just after midnight today, according to police. Officers responded to…

Appealing TV: Mike Tyson Mysteries, Benched, and The McCarthys
Culture

Appealing TV: Mike Tyson Mysteries, Benched, and The McCarthys

Halloween to me means 24 Hours of Werewolf Bar Mitzvah and hoping nobody notices the glow from the television in my living room and knocks…

Photos Show Suspects in Armed Takeover Bank Robbery
Crime

Photos Show Suspects in Armed Takeover Bank Robbery

The FBI and San Francisco police have released photos of two suspects in a violent, armed takeover-style bank robbery and are asking the public for…

Brothers Plead Not Guilty to Mission District Murder
Crime

Brothers Plead Not Guilty to Mission District Murder

Two San Francisco brothers arrested on suspicion of stabbing a 20-year-old man to death in the Mission District last month pleaded not guilty today to…

Tour Bus Company, Supe Respond to Pedestrian Death
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Tour Bus Company, Supe Respond to Pedestrian Death

The tour bus company involved in the death of a San Francisco city employee Thursday said today it would conduct a parallel investigation into the…

Missing Elderly Woman Known to Frequent Potrero Hill Remains at Large
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Missing Elderly Woman Known to Frequent Potrero Hill Remains at Large

An 86-year-old woman who may suffer from dementia and who is known to frequent San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood remains missing a week after she…