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  • Bob St. Clair dies at 84; Hall of Fame football player for S.F. 49ers
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 23:30:00 GMT
    Hall of Fame offensive tackle Bob St. Clair, a five-time Pro Bowler with a big personality who played all 11 of his seasons with his hometown San Francisco 49ers , has died. He was 84. The Pro Football Hall of Fame, the 49ers and the University of San Francisco announced St. Clair's death Monday....
  • George James Page Aug. 26, 1941 - Apr. 14, 2015
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 01:09:49 GMT
    With those who loved him by his side, George peacefully passed away on April 14 at the San Francisco VA Hospital. Dearly beloved father of Rose Page-Davis, devoted grandfather to Victoria McCurdy and Nikko Davis....
  • Super Bowl City Coming To San Francisco's Justin Herman Plaza
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:57:57 GMT
    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] A look at the planned Super Bowl City at the foot of ...
  • Hall of Famer Bob St. Clair dies at 84
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:38:19 GMT
    Hall of Fame offensive tackle Bob St. Clair, a five-time Pro Bowler with a big personality who played all 11 of his seasons with his hometown San Francisco 49ers, died Monday. He was 84. The Pro Football Hall of Fame, the 49ers and the University of San Francisco announced Monday that St. Clair had died....
  • Bob St. Clair dies at 84
    published on Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:10:17 GMT
    Bob St. Clair speaks to the crowd at Candlestick Park during a 2001 ceremony in which his uniform number was retired. Bob St. Clair and other members of the 1951 USF football team - Ralph Thomas , Burl Toler, 78, and Vince Tringali, farthest right - were honored in 2006 before the Emerald Bowl at AT&T Park....
  • Marin briefs: Novato boxer Arias advances to Junior Olympic Regionals
    published on Mon, 20 Apr 2015 02:15:25 GMT
    Novato's Mario Arias won by a first-round knockout in the 145-pound finals on Sunday to advance to the Junior Olympic Boxing regionals. Arias won a fight on Saturday then came back to win the final on Sunday at the RIng Of Fire Boxing Club in South San Francisco and will compete at the Regionals on may 9 in Stockton....
  • Ban chewing tobacco at baseball games? People like the idea
    published on Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:26:55 GMT
    San Franciscans have been known to gripe that their elected representatives govern with a heavy hand when it comes to people's health. In recent years, City Hall has banned the sale of tobacco products in drug stores, severely curbed where people can light up, regulated where people can smoke e-cigarettes, tried unsuccessfully to get voters to approve a soda tax, voted to require calorie counts on chain restaurant menus and banned free toys in fast-food meals for kids....
  • Stay in the batter's box, Batter
    published on Sun, 12 Apr 2015 00:18:21 GMT
    Here is an early link to my Sunday column about baseball trying to speed up the game. The full text runs below: I take that back....
  • Carolyn Livengood: Relay for Life season kicks off this weekend
    published on Thu, 09 Apr 2015 23:23:33 GMT
    The American Cancer Society, the largest private funder of cancer research in the United States, will kick off the local, annual 24-hour Relay for Life season from noon to midnight Apr. 18 at Notre Dame de Namur University library lawn, 1500 Ralston Ave., in Belmont. * May 2-3, 2 p.m. to 8 a.m., South San Francisco High School, 400 B St., South San Francisco....
  • Group of 8 Stabs Man, Accuse Him of Being Part of Rival Gang
    published on Wed, 08 Apr 2015 02:00:32 GMT
    A group of eight young men allegedly stabbed a South San Francisco resident Friday evening after accusing him of being part of a rival gang, police said this weekend. Around 6:35 p.m., a black SUV approached the intersection of South Maple and Tanforan avenues, where it parked, police said....
  • Gang of eight allegedly stab SSF man
    published on Sun, 05 Apr 2015 03:50:05 GMT
    A group of eight young men allegedly stabbed a South San Francisco resident Friday evening after accusing him of being part of a rival gang, police said today. Around 6:35 p.m., a black SUV approached the intersection of South Maple and Tanforan avenues, where it parked, police said....
  • The greatest rock concert in San Francisco history was a
    published on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:45:04 GMT
    I was expecting a huge number of "how could you forget a " e-mails after this week's Our San Francisco feature about great rock concerts in the city's history. I know from experience that whatever combination of concerts I included, there would be at least 50 "how could you forget a " notes....
  • Cynthia Brown Kelly, sister of governor, dies at 81
    published on Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:52:12 GMT
    Cynthia Brown Kelly on her wedding day, Jan. Jan 24,1957 in front of Saint Cecilia. Her father, Gobernor Pat Brown, is to her right, in glasses....
  • Turmoil at El Camino High School puts pressure South San Francisco district leaders
    published on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:32:37 GMT
    After five years of unsteady leadership and a rocky 2014-15 marked by the ouster of two principals, corruption allegations and dismal teacher morale, El Camino High School has arrived at a crossroads. The South San Francisco Unified School District is searching for a new principal who can do more than boost the test scores of low-income students and non-English speakers, a familiar challenge in the working-class reaches of affluent San Mateo County....
  • Warriors PA announcer prefers to be heard, not seen
    published on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:48:05 GMT
    Editor's Note: With the Warriors rolling down the stretch, The Chronicle will offer an added layer of coverage, taking readers behind the scenes. Next Thursday, with the Phoenix Suns in town, Matthew Hurwitz will call his 616th game as the Warriors' public-address announcer....
  • MonkeyParking is back and ready to disrupt your driveway
    published on Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:31:41 GMT
    Last summer, an app called MonkeyParking became a target of much Internet ire after attempting to introduce its service-which allowed users to auction off public, city-owned parking spots to the highest bidder-in parking-deficient San Francisco. The business model, the company claimed, was defensible as a First Amendment matter....