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  • Paul McCartney concert tonight being broadcast live in Brazil
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:33:34 GMT
    Paul McCartney's Out There! concert to take place Nov. 25 at Sao Paulo's Allianz Parque will be broadcast live online on the Brazilian TV network Multishow, according to a report Nov. 25 on GUIA.UOL.com . Using the hashtag #PaulPraVcNoMultishow, fans can suggest songs on Twitter....
  • MLS Ambitions Heighten Interest In Sac Republic FC Tryouts
    published on Mon, 24 Nov 2014 04:18:48 GMT
    CBS13 Welcome to CBS13/CW31 on CBSSacramento.com! CBS13 has joined forces with KHTK Sports 1140 in Sacramento to give you the best Sacramento has to offer as CBS Local. CBS13 is part of CBS Television Stations, a [] KHTK Sports 1140 Contact KHTK Sports 1140: Studio Line: 339-1140 Toll Free: 920-1140 Text Line: 441140 Air Staff: Host: Keith Brooks Host: Carmichael Dave Host: Deuce Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Jodi Bacon For [] SACRAMENTO - A group of hopefuls tried out for a spot...
  • Celebrate San Francisco Night Ministry
    published on Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:27:07 GMT
    San Francisco has a lot to celebrate--from its natural beauty to its art and architecture, from its theater and music to its sports and recreation, from its culinary delights to its intoxicants. Well, last night San Franciscans celebrated something else uniquely San Francisco: San Francisco Night Ministry ....
  • Suspected DUI crash cuts power to 170
    published on Sun, 16 Nov 2014 21:28:31 GMT
    A 20-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and crashing into a pole that has disrupted power and phone service for almost 200 customers early this morning, police said. Around 12:30 a.m., the man was driving a new sports car north in the 500 block of Eucalyptus Avenue at high speeds, police said....
  • VIDEO: Man Arrested After Crashing into Pole in South San Francisco
    published on Sun, 16 Nov 2014 16:38:53 GMT
    Police say a 20-year-old driver, identified as Juan Lopez, was driving a new sports car in the northbound direction of Eucalyptus Avenue when he lost control of the car and crashed into a PG&E power pole early Sunday morning....
  • Ministers who walk the night beat have God on their sidevisit|article-5895857|News-nav-hcat|1
    published on Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:10:26 GMT
    San Francisco Night Ministry's Lyle Beckham stands on Turk Street at the start of his nightly 10pm to 4am shift in San Francisco, Calif., on Monday, November 10, 2014. San Francisco Night Ministry's Lyle Beckham talks on Market Street with a woman whom he regularly crosses paths with during his nightly 10pm to 4am shift in San Francisco, Calif., on Monday, November 10, 2014....
  • Progress or Decay? Does Berkeley Know Which Is Which?
    published on Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:25:00 GMT
    The fault lines along the [read from left to right] axis are opening wider as the left works on the response to global warming. The Public Comment section of today's Planet gives witness to the widespread controversy over whether building massive highrises in already urbanized areas will actually prevent the environmental destruction caused by sprawl and the attendant climate change caused by automobile commuting....
  • Milpitas council approves $20,000 contract for sculpture in city's largest park
    published on Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:47:06 GMT
    Artists who will create a sculpture meant to capture the love of nature, sports and fun, and install it at the city's largest park space, were compensated this week. Milpitas City Council voted unanimously on consent Tuesday to approve paying $20,000 to the East Bay artist team of Joe Bologna and Patricia Vader for the steel and aluminum sculpture, entitled "Kicker Kid," as art for the Cardoza Park Art Installation project at the 10-acre open space off Kennedy Drive....
  • Cytokinetics, Inc.' President & CEO Receives 2014 Iron Horse Award...
    published on Mon, 10 Nov 2014 12:00:00 GMT
    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA, November 10, 2014 - Cytokinetics, Incorporated announced today that the Company's President and CEO, Robert Blum, received the 2014 Lou Gehrig Iron Horse Award from ALS Therapy Development Institute at the Fourth Annual A White Coat Affair Gala on Saturday, November 8, 2014. The award is the organization's top honor named after Lou Gehrig, who suffered from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and earned the nickname "Iron Horse" for his prowess, durability and character as a H...
  • Turf battle continues after vote; sit-in by angry soccer...
    published on Fri, 07 Nov 2014 01:48:01 GMT
    A former soccer parent set up a camp chair before sunrise Thursday, staging a sit-in to try to stop or slow construction of the Beach Chalet athletic fields in Golden Gate Park. Crews started construction on the planned renovations, which include replacing grass fields with artificial turf and adding nighttime lights, on Wednesday - less than a day after San Francisco voters gave the go-ahead as the polls closed Tuesday night, but with more than 50,000 ballots still uncounted....
  • Two Men Rob South San Francisco Resident at Knifepoint
    published on Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:57:00 GMT
    Two men armed with a knife robbed a 42-year-old South San Francisco resident with a knife on Sunday, police said Thursday. The victim was filling up water bottles at a water vending machine in the 800 block of Linden Avenue when the suspects asked him for a dollar, according to police....
  • Taking a piece of the Giants along on your next vacationvisit|article-5867593|Columns-nav-hcat|4
    published on Tue, 04 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Following up on the rally rag quandary: "I have been using the 2012 rag to clean my bowls in lawn bowling tournaments," writes Nikki Schrager . "Now I have the 2014 rag."...
  • Coit Tower's long-hidden murals finally being revealedvisit|article-5867664|river-40374-1col-hp-0|1
    published on Tue, 04 Nov 2014 01:22:46 GMT
    Faces of the newly restored mural "Powell Street" by Lucien Labaudt line the walls of the second floor staircase in Coit Tower on Nov. 1, 2014. Davy Crockett, tour director for Coit Tower, walks past the newly restored mural "Powell Street," by Lucien Labaudt, on the second floor of Coit Tower on Nov. 1, 2014....
  • County awards $31K to STEM projects
    published on Mon, 03 Nov 2014 12:07:16 GMT
    Eighteen San Mateo County teachers received $31,000 in innovation awards from the county fund for projects designed to teach science, technology, engineering and math skills. The STEM funding is an annual way the Board of Supervisors acknowledged student achievement and teacher excellence by offering a chance to use innovative approaches to education....
  • Giants highs
    published on Sat, 01 Nov 2014 20:06:53 GMT
    With San Franciscans relishing our third Giants World Series championship in five years, I wanted to share the following baseball poem that reminds us of the personal heroics, unlikely standouts, and poetic moves that got us to this historic moment. Chuckchansi Park, Part of Fresno's revitalization plan, Easy to stroll into, $20 for a third-row seat, The Grizzlies are warming up, "Oh my gosh," I tell Little L., As I spot, "You see the guy on first?"; -"Yes" "That's Travis Ishikawa....
  • No matter what, UCD's Manzanares endures
    published on Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    UCD senior Gabe Manzanares has overcome a lot to become a standout running back for the Aggies. He is eighth on the programs's all-time rushing list....
  • California storm dampens Giants parade, Halloween
    published on Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:24:00 GMT
    San Francisco Giants baseball fans wait in the rain for the start of the victory parade for the 2014 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 in San Francisco. A much-needed, if poorly timed, storm rolled into California, dampening the Giants' World Series championship parade in San Francisco and promising to force candy-seeking ghosts and witches throughout Northern California to cover up with rain jackets in the evening....
  • Two Men Rob South San Francisco Resident at Knifepoint
    published on Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:59:39 GMT
    Two men armed with a knife robbed a 42-year-old South San Francisco resident with a knife on Sunday, police said Thursday. The victim was filling up water bottles at a water vending machine in the 800 block of Linden Avenue when the suspects asked him for a dollar, according to police....
  • Starchild adds pop to debate after No on E side drops outvisit|article-5856376|News-nav-hcat|1
    published on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:07:23 GMT
    Taylor Peck, co-owner of the Fizzary soda shop in the Mission District, is against San Francisco's Proposition E to tax soda. The No on E campaign has amassed $9.1 million from the American Beverage Association and says it has participated in more than 100 debates on the measure....
  • Pissed and Proud
    published on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:34:49 GMT
    As the 2014 political circus nears its grand finale, San Francisco magazine peers under the big top. Here, a series of insider stories about issues, candidates, and races both important and absurd....