San Francisco Teachers Seek 21% Pay Increase, Cite Skyrocketing Housing Costs

San Francisco Teachers Seek 21% Pay Increase, Cite Skyrocketing Housing Costs

San Francisco teachers are rallying ahead of a Board of Education meeting this evening, calling for a 21 percent pay increase to allow teachers to…

Three Buildings Damaged, One Firefighter Injured In Duboce Triangle Fire

Three Buildings Damaged, One Firefighter Injured In Duboce Triangle Fire

3:15 PM: A three-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Duboce Triangle this afternoon has been extinguished after damaging three buildings and causing injuries to one firefighter,…

Four Displaced In Bayview Fire

Four Displaced In Bayview Fire

Firefighters controlled a fire in a three-story home in San Francisco’s Bayview District this morning, according to the fire department. The fire at 66 Ardath…

Man Arrested In Presidio With Car Containing Explosives And Weed

Man Arrested In Presidio With Car Containing Explosives And Weed

A San Francisco man was arrested after he said he had fireworks in his vehicle as he drove through San Francisco’s Presidio on Monday night,…

Golden State Warriors Officially Confirm Plans To Dump Waterfront Arena, Build In Mission Bay

Golden State Warriors Officially Confirm Plans To Dump Waterfront Arena, Build In Mission Bay

The Golden State Warriors today formally announced their plans to build a new arena in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood, a shift from the team’s…

Crackdown: Your Ocean Beach Bonfire Might Get A Little Tougher To Plan

Crackdown: Your Ocean Beach Bonfire Might Get A Little Tougher To Plan

Fire-building visitors to San Francisco’s Ocean Beach this summer may have to contend with some new rules this summer as the National Park Service finds…

Mayor Lee Touts Twitter Tax Break At Tenderloin Museum Event

Mayor Lee Touts Twitter Tax Break At Tenderloin Museum Event

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee helped kickoff the opening of the future Tenderloin Museum this morning in the heart of the neighborhood at the Cadillac…

Festivals, Special Events Planned To Celebrate Earth Day Tuesday

Festivals, Special Events Planned To Celebrate Earth Day Tuesday

Residents throughout the Bay Area can celebrate Earth Day on Tuesday at a variety of festivals and special events. Alcatraz Cruises is hosting free Earth…

“A Danger To The Community”: Son Of Former SF School Board President Denied Bail In Murder-For-Hire Case

“A Danger To The Community”: Son Of Former SF School Board President Denied Bail In Murder-For-Hire Case

Although his father is free on bond while facing similar and heavier charges, the son of former San Francisco school board president Keith Jackson was…

Bayview Shooting Prompts Brief Lockdown Of Elementary School

Bayview Shooting Prompts Brief Lockdown Of Elementary School

An elementary school was briefly locked down after a shooting in San Francisco’s Bayview District this afternoon, a police spokesman said. Officers responded at 3:26…

SoMa Suspicious Package Deemed Harmless

2:08 PM: A suspicious package found in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood this afternoon was determined to be harmless, a police spokesman said. The…

San Bruno Blast: PG&E Pleads Not Guilty To 12 Criminal Charges

San Bruno Blast: PG&E Pleads Not Guilty To 12 Criminal Charges

PG&E Co. pleaded not guilty in federal court in San Francisco today to 12 criminal charges stemming from the fatal explosion of a natural gas…

Woman Who Was Struck By Driver While Waiting For Muni Remains In The Hospital

Woman Who Was Struck By Driver While Waiting For Muni Remains In The Hospital

A man who drove into a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus stop and seriously injured a woman in the city’s Mission Terrace neighborhood Friday night…

Trash And Barbecues: 4/20 Celebration Makes Heavy Impact On Golden Gate Park

Trash And Barbecues: 4/20 Celebration Makes Heavy Impact On Golden Gate Park

Ten people were arrested during impromptu marijuana celebrations in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Sunday for offenses ranging from selling marijuana or opiates to…

Search For Man Who Disappeared In SF Resumes Following Tip

Search For Man Who Disappeared In SF Resumes Following Tip

The search for a man missing in San Francisco since February 2013 has been re-energized this weekend after a possible sighting of the 21-year-old last…

Fleeing Suspect Drags SFPD Officer

Fleeing Suspect Drags SFPD Officer

An officer was dragged by a car after a suspect fled from police in San Francisco’s Castro District this afternoon, police said. Police responded around…

SFPD Patrol Car And Suspect In Armed Robbery Collide In Outer Sunset

SFPD Patrol Car And Suspect In Armed Robbery Collide In Outer Sunset

A police officer is in the hospital after being injured in a crash involving a car driven by armed robbery suspects, a police spokeswoman said….

Two Injured When Driver Crashes Into Muni Shelter

Two Injured When Driver Crashes Into Muni Shelter

Two people were critically injured tonight when a car drove into a bus shelter at Mission and Silver streets, according to San Francisco police. A…

U-Haul Driver Arrested After Slamming Into Fire Truck Then Taking Off

U-Haul Driver Arrested After Slamming Into Fire Truck Then Taking Off

The driver of a U-Haul truck was arrested after crashing into the back of a fire truck in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood and…

Dog Is Stabbed To Death In Mission District Attack

Dog Is Stabbed To Death In Mission District Attack

A man attacked while walking his dog in San Francisco’s Mission District early this morning was uninjured but his dog was stabbed to death, a…

SFPD Taking Over Case Of Girl Found Screaming In Berkeley

SFPD Taking Over Case Of Girl Found Screaming In Berkeley

The location where a teenaged girl was kidnapped before she was found screaming for help in a South Berkeley neighborhood Wednesday morning remains unclear this…

Woman, Son Killed In Blaze Found In Bathroom As Apartment Burned

Woman, Son Killed In Blaze Found In Bathroom As Apartment Burned

A woman and her 3-year-old son died after they were found trapped in a bathroom in their two-story public housing apartment in San Francisco’s Sunnydale…

Silver Twin Fire Hydrants Painted To Honor Contributions In 1906 Earthquake And Fire

Silver Twin Fire Hydrants Painted To Honor Contributions In 1906 Earthquake And Fire

San Francisco officials today painted two fire hydrants silver that were crucial to putting out fires that raged in the city’s Western Addition neighborhood following…

Crews Working To Retrieve Body That Washed Up Near Lands End

Crews Working To Retrieve Body That Washed Up Near Lands End

Fire crews are retrieving a body that washed ashore at San Francisco’s Lands End this afternoon, a fire official said. The report of the body…

BART Hit With $210,000 Fine Over Track Worker Deaths

BART Hit With $210,000 Fine Over Track Worker Deaths

BART has been fined $210,000 by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health for three safety violations that resulted in the deaths of two…