The size of the proposed new 768-bed jail recommended by San Mateo County Sheriff Greg Munks may put him at odds with a new county supervisor who has an insider’s perspective — Munks’ old boss.
A felony fraud case against a Daly City council member could potentially make her the first Peninsula politician in at least three decades to be forced out of office because of a criminal conviction, prosecutors say.
Two longtime Muni employees are accused of running a football-gambling operation out of a Muni yard in the Mission district.
Local transit agencies will give a boost to New Year’s Eve revelers in San Francisco with a series of special services tonight and early Saturday.
Shopping at the Wiley’s Liquor store on Ocean Avenue used to be easy. Park your car, pop a few quarters into the meter, run in and grab some provisions, then leave. In recent weeks, however, that simple excursion has become a lot more complicated, much to the chagrin of shop owner Senait Afewerki.
Starting Saturday using a fake online profile or e-mail address to harm others can lead to a fine of up to $1,000 and one year in jail. The law that creates the new penalties is one of hundreds in California that is taking effect in the new year.
At least 45 people were displaced from an apartment building damaged by a fire in San Francisco's Financial District early Saturday morning, an American Red Cross spokesman said.
Peaks and valleys are facts of life, but in many ways, former St. Ignatius High School quarterback Zac Lee’s football career has been defined by them. He’s served in nearly every role possible at the position: under-recruited prep standout, community college phenom, injury-prone quarterback, Division I starter, third-string backup.
Heavenly Mountain Resort — Lake Tahoe’s largest ski area with more than 4,800 skiable acres stretching across California and Nevada — recently opened Tamarack Lodge, a 14,980-square-foot restaurant located midmountain between the top terminal of Heavenly’s gondola and Adventure Peak, the resort’s tubing hill.
Barack Obama may have been elected president after telling Joe the Plumber that he wanted to spread the wealth around.