Inside Bay Area
Anti-gay speech in Richmond draws scrutiny
A flurry of recent news stories from local and national media has cast a harsh light on bigoted vitriol directed at Vice Mayor Jovanka Beckles, Richmond's first openly gay elected leader.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Can working-class families afford to live in San Mateo County?
Araselis Marte and her two daughters have lived in their small two-bedroom apartment on Grant Street for nine years.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Options for Doctors Medical Center become clearer, giving renewed hope
A new legal opinion suggests that Doctors Medical Center could be licensed to become a satellite emergency department under the county's jurisdiction, offering a possible avenue to preserve services at the foundering hospital that is at risk of closure.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
SF: Man Killed by Muni Bus Driver at Closed Crosswalk Outside Geary Tunnel
A man was hit and killed by a Muni bus driver on Geary Boulevard at Lyon Street on Monday at 1:15 a.m., according to media reports .
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Fly Away Simulation
Review of VERO-FS San Francisco Bay Photoreal Scenery
Vero-FS offers a photo-realistic texture scenery for central California, U.S.A, including the San Francisco Bay area and California's Central Valley.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
How gentrified is your neighborhood (circa 1985)?
Devin McCutcheon, a UCLA grad student focusing on San Francisco history, recently unearthed a quiz titled "Has your neighborhood become upscale?" clipped from the September 19, 1985, edition of the Chronicle .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Board revises ethic policy, remove public dissent ban
Amid a flurry of public backlash, the Board of Visitors' special committee on governance and engagement released a revised version of its draft Statement of Expectations last Wednesday.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Scene Cleared After SF Bomb Squad Responds to Suspicious Device
The San Francisco Police Department bomb squad responded to an Outer Richmond home where a person cleaning out the residence of their recently deceased relative found a suspicious device Saturday morning, a police spokeswoman said.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Robin Williams in Marin: The Man on the Bicycle
"My favorite thing to do is ride a bicycle. I ride road bikes. And for me, it's mobile meditation."
WTAQ-AM Green Bay
Exclusive: Oil-by-rail project for shut California...
The first new crude-by-rail project at a California refinery is likely to win approval next month after more than a year of scrutiny, the head of the Kern County planning division told Reuters, and it could help reopen the shuttered plant.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Marla Bakery: Sweet and savory a perfect pairing
Clockwise from left: Joe Wolf and Amy Brown at Marla Bakery, where they got married just before opening in June; a version of the tuna conserva, a perennial on the menu; ice cream sandwiches change with the seasons.
Gay marriages could begin by next week in Va.
Steve Averbach was seated on a packed commuter bus in Jerusalem in 2003 when a Hamas suicide bomber disguised as an Orthodox Jew set off an explosion that left the New Jersey native paralyzed.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Daly City police arrest pastor for lewd acts on a minor
Daly City Police on Tuesday announced the arrest of a pastor from a church in San Francisco's Richmond District for alleged lewd acts on a minor.
'He struggled, he was enduring inner conflict' - Robin Williams' Irish sober-living coach
Anthony Murray, a native of Co Meath, ran the 'Dry Dock' in San Francisco where the actor attended to maintain sobriety.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
San Francisco Bay View
Richmond Progressive Alliance mayoral candidate Mike Parker withdraws, throws support to Tom Butt
Mike Parker, the mayoral candidate of the Richmond Progressive Alliance, has withdrawn from the race and thrown his support to Richmond City Councilor Tom Butt.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Drink Up: Palm House
People fill the sidewalk patio, top, at the Palm House, a Caribbean-inspired bar in San Francisco's Cow Hollow neighborhood, which offers tropical-themed drinks such as the Prickly Pear Slushy, left, and small plates, above, like the Pacific Tuna Ceviche.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
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