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  • Report: S.F. soda tax would cut sales 31%
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:39:50 GMT
    As the San Francisco Board of Supervisors prepares to place a 2-cents-per-ounce soda tax on the November ballot at its Tuesday meeting, the city's economist has released a report predicting the tax would lead San Franciscans to reduce their soda consumption by 31 percent....
  • Political Blotter: Assemblyman working on election recount reform bill
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:52:38 GMT
    This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics ....
  • Many workers put off retirement, take 'encore' jobs
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 05:18:19 GMT
    GINA FERAZZI/LOS ANGELES TIMESFred Wallace, an Encore Fellow, works with District Director Jamie McCall, left, as they go over a brochure with workers that will market services for Aspiranet, a nonprofit agency in San Bernardino, Calif....
  • El Camino Charters Now Offers Most Comfortable & Economical Bus Services in San Francisco
    published on Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:36:58 GMT
    Ensuring the utmost comfort during a long journey, El Camino Charters now offers luxurious and economical bus services in San Francisco ....
  • Scott Digre's life with Parca
    published on Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Recently 365 bicyclists, and numerous walkers, participated in the third annual Keynote Systems Devil's Slide Ride, a benefit for Parca which began and ended in Pacifica....
  • Chinese students add international flair to fair
    published on Wed, 16 Jul 2014 05:18:04 GMT
    First-time fairgoers Skaipent Yu, 20, and Chen Jie, 19, made sure to hit all the highlights at Cal Expo: ogling baby animals, riding the flying swings and, of course, indulging in culinary oddities like the bacon-wrapped turkey leg....
  • Let's Stop Banning Gay Men from Donating Blood
    published on Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:17:00 GMT
    One concrete way in which gay men are not yet full citizens is through the ban on blood donation....
  • Cold Case: Fbi Looking for Possible Witness in 1976 'Gypsy Hill Murders'
    published on Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:26:02 GMT
    By Bay City News Service: Investigators Friday said they are searching for a possible witness in a series of unsolved murders in San Mateo County dating to the spring of 1976 that they believe were committed by the same person....
  • Sellout Crowds: The Transformation of Our Ballparks Mirrors the Transformation of Our City
    published on Wed, 09 Jul 2014 00:26:00 GMT
    In 1992, Tony Buhner became an honest man. And it was almost a shame, really. Before he broke down and bought San Francisco Giants season tickets, he'd enjoyed a three-decade run of attending baseball games for little or no money....
  • David Chiu of SF Board of Supervisors runs for 17th Assembly District
    published on Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    David Chiu spends a restful moment among pollarded sycamore trees in Civic Center Plaza, a National Historic Landmark that was designed by Thomas Church for the War Memorial Opera House complex....
  • Senior spotlight on Toni Blanchard
    published on Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:07:23 GMT
    Long-time Pacifican Toni Blanchard said she has lived in Pacifica for about 55 years....
  • Life in the Blackboard Jungle
    published on Fri, 04 Jul 2014 09:27:42 GMT
    "We substitute teachers like to think of ourselves as the marines of the public education system....
  • San Francisco Mime Troupe to Present Ripple Effect at Bay Area Parks, Begins Today
    published on Fri, 04 Jul 2014 04:36:04 GMT
    Skyrocketing rents. Loss of diversity. Evictions, Google Glass wearing nouveau riche, The War on the Poor....
  • The Oral Spleen Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Fostamatinib Attenuates...
    published on Thu, 01 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMT
    From the Department of Cardiology , Department of Oncology , University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany; Rigel Pharmaceuticals, South San Francisco, CA ; and Department of Pathology , GROW-School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht UMC, Maastricht, The Netherlands....
  • Experienced Diesel Technician/Mechanic I
    published on Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:26:04 GMT
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  • Introducing IBL's new principal -- Dan Lyttle
    published on Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:06:55 GMT
    Pacifica School District superintendent Wendy Tukloff introduced newly appointed Ingrid B. Lacy Middle School principal, Dan Lyttle, in a recent memorandum....
  • YMCA takes over core services for North County: New center opens...
    published on Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:24:02 GMT
    After dealing with the North Peninsula Neighborhood Services Center losing its funding - leaving South San Francisco with no safety net services - the city celebrated the opening of the YMCA Community Resource Center this week....
  • Senior spotlight on Toni Blanchard
    published on Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:07:23 GMT
    Long-time Pacifican Toni Blanchard said she has lived in Pacifica for about 55 years....
  • San Mateo County property values up $8.8 billion
    published on Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:00:46 GMT
    The county's property assessments hit a historic high of $164.9 billion in a year that also saw the number of foreclosures slashed in half and more properties retaining and restoring previously declined value....
  • Carolyn Livengood: Nine people get Presidential Volunteer Service Lifetime Achievement Award
    published on Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:51:10 GMT
    The prestigious Presidential Volunteer Service Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to nine members of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of San Mateo and Northern Santa Clara Counties at its 40th annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon held May 29 at the South San Francisco Conference Center....