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  • Praising the once-was iconic Stick
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:06:52 GMT
    Dan Blackwelder comforted a pal who had toured the new Levi's Stadium and remarked, "I kind of miss the Stick."...
  • Hyperbole Alart: Soda Taxes a Matter of "Life or Death" in San Francisco
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:37:03 GMT
    San Francisco lawmakers narrowly agreed Tuesday to place a 2-cent-per-ounce tax on sugary drinks on the November ballot, a move that promises to turn the election into an expensive fight between the beverage industry and public health advocates....
  • Oldies, but goodies
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:33:45 GMT
    While watching tennis at Wimbledon, it was amazing to see a linesperson who was not young, thin and sprightly....
  • Time served for man who stabbed friend
    published on Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:51:46 GMT
    A Santa Barbara man who stabbed his friend seven times during an argument after attending a San Francisco 49ers game in September is free from custody after striking a plea deal....
  • Pacifica wins DiMaggio division title
    published on Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Pacifica's Joe DiMaggio baseball team, the Gamecocks, tried to accomplish a feat their predecessors of the past 45 years were not able to achieve - finish the regular season undefeated....
  • 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....
  • Live from the Eiffel Tower: Envivio Powers Transmission of NRJ Hits...
    published on Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:16:57 GMT
    French fans of artists like Pharrell Williams can now watch music videos in Ultra HD with four times the resolution of current HD TV for eye-popping clarity and color richness never seen before....
  • J C Engineering wins Pony championship
    published on Wed, 09 Jul 2014 00:07:57 GMT
    Contributed photo J C Engineering won the Peninsula Pony League championship. Members of the winning team are top row, Javier Chavarria, Max Benham, Francisco Moraga, Martin Chavarria, Samuel Price, Danny Mack, Mike Mack, Daniel Constantine and James Mrad; front row, Marcus Escobar, Ajay Hayes, Ayden Libby, Miguel Alcarez, Shawn Mrad, Scott Tomei ... (more)...
  • 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....
  • Steward: Darting here and there ... playing Coliseum Hold 'Em
    published on Sat, 05 Jul 2014 00:12:41 GMT
    For 12 hours, anyway, Lew Wolff had to be dizzy with the possibilities: Montreal A's....
  • Drug chain, diabetic employee reach $180K deal
    published on Mon, 02 Dec 2013 08:00:00 GMT
    Drugstore chain Walgreens has agreed to pay $180,000 to a diabetic employee who was fired after eating a $1.39 bag of chips before paying for it during what she said was an attack of low blood sugar....
  • 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....
  • When your high school closes for good
    published on Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    One of the first questions I'm asked whenever I meet another native San Franciscan is: What high school did you go to? It's an innocent question, one that helps people locate me in my hometown city....