Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti used Labor Day to call for a hike in the city's minimum wage, unveiling a plan to boost wages to $13.25 an hour by 2017 at a South L.A. park.
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We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.
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Legendary drag performer Arturo Galster, who passed away Aug. 25, 2014. In this 1992 photo, Galster is dressed here as Patsy Cline.
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A historic building that had fallen into disrepair and vandalism in the bustling Uptown district of downtown Oakland has gotten a $10 million makeover and will soon be home to international business students.
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Occupying so much of the western seaboard, it's no wonder why California is full of beautiful coastal drives.
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A new law taking effect next week will mark another innovation for San Francisco: The city will be the first in the country to offer a financial incentive for urban farming.
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Well, this is crazy. A teacher at Newark Memorial High school reportedly took to Twitter this summer to vent her frustrations over her students, saying she wants to stab them and that her "trigger finger" is itchy.
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In this day and age, it's hard to imagine there was a time when it took weeks to get a piece of mail.
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San Francisco police are investigating a shooting that critically injured a person this afternoon several blocks east of the University of San Francisco, according to a police spokesman.
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As was announced in June , the Featured Composer for the 2014-15 season of the New Century Chamber Orchestra will be Derek Bermel, who is also a skilled virtuoso on the clarinet.
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Here, particularly in the city's rapidly gentrifying Mission District, their neighbors were dreading something else: the moment the "Burners" come home.
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Yesterday afternoon Merola alumnus tenor James Benjamin Rodgers returned to San Francisco to give a launch recital for his new CD, Exiled: The Evolution of Kurt Weill .
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We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.
2 days ago   Source: SFGate -
Visitors to Santa Clara County's open-space parks are among the guinea pigs beginning this Labor Day weekend, part of a growing social experiment from San Francisco to Saratoga that places pianos in public places encouraging anyone to simply strike up a tune.
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California Gov. Jerry Brown has until the end of September to sign or veto the hundreds of bills sent to him by the Legislature.
2 days ago   Source: Sacramento Bee Newspaper -
I enjoy reading about food. I'm assuming you do, too. So here are a few stories about signature San Francisco dishes, a bit of history on your plate.
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One person died and two others are seriously injured after falling from a cliff in Daly City early Saturday morning, fire officials said.
2 days ago   Source: KTVU Oakland -
This July 6, 2011 file photo shows State Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, speaking during a news conference in San Francisco.
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In the waning hours of their session, California lawmakers passed a measure to provide workers with three paid sick days a year, capping tense negotiations that splintered supporters.
3 days ago   Source: Sacramento Bee Newspaper -