mayor ed lee

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Many hipsters and "new tech" enthusiasts are enraptured by the so-called "sharing economy" and its leading companies, such as Airbnb, Uber and Lyft. If you really believe that these companies have anything to do with "sharing," then you really need to see Company Town.
Entertainment
Deborah Kaufman and Alan Snitow's ambitious and energetic new film "Company Town" sounds the alert about threats of economic
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We have a crisis on our hands, and it will continue to grow until many people pressure our elected officials to act. In the
Politics
The city will no longer pay for its employees to travel to the state.
Good News
Philanthropists and long-time Make-A-Wish Foundation supporters John and Marcia Goldman have given San Francisco a check
Queer Voices
Even while I'm reassuring my son this is a win, doubt whispers, "Really? This is it? What's the catch?" My marriage rights have been toyed with so many times over the past nine years, it's hard to believe someone won't pop up yelling, "Ha! Just kidding!" and send us back to the ballot box to start the fight again.
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Getting an audience with a City Hall politician usually involves a frustrating choreography. But Katy Tang, the newly appointed supervisor for District 4, doesn't play those games.
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However, not everyone shared the same sentiments. San Francisco Bay Guardian Editor Tim Redmond, for example, slammed the
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But the lesser-told story is that of Lee's experience growing up Asian in America. On a recent episode, PBS program Need
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Though the World Series showdown this October petered out after four games and had record low TV ratings, things got pretty
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San Francisco's cuddly relationship with tech firms has been actively cultivated by the mayor, but lately targeted by critics who say tech wealth has made San Francisco even more inhospitable to families and the working class.
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Wednesday's hearing by the San Francisco Commission on the Status of Women on Ross Mirkarimi's status as Sheriff in light of the Ethics Commission's August 16 ruling that he committed official misconduct made plain the deep divide in the San Francisco community over this issue.
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The event is the largest one-day fundraiser conducted by Best Buddies; in nine years, the Best Buddies Challenge has raised over $35 million dollars through healthy competition between fundraising teams.
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City officials and Warriors management have already begun reaching out to neighborhood residents in an effort to come to
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However, SFTMA attests that not only will the Central Subway become the most-used line in the city's entire transit system
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After his conviction, Lee brought misconduct charges against Mirkarimi, which are being heard by the Ethics Committee. Once
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Over the course of the next 80 years, the company that would eventually call itself Recology (a portmanteau of "recycle" and
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"Bikers can easily yield at stop signs and be completely safe," Fitzgibbons said. "It's already happening on the street every
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Oakland Mayor Jean Quan, who seems to have escaped a threatened recall campaign relatively unscathed, shrugged off the bad