by Alan Pyke Posted on July 10, 2014 Updated: July 10, 2014
Mary Phillips has lived in the same San Francisco apartment for 50 years, but now a company that bought her building in 2012 is trying to kick her out.
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 2, 2014 Updated: July 2, 2014
There are approximately 6,500 homeless people in San Francisco but just seven places for them to shower. One woman is trying to help fix that.
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 11, 2014 Updated: June 11, 2014
San Francisco residents will decide whether the city will keep its status as the one with the highest minimum wage.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 16, 2014
Washington state has the country's highest minimum wage and also tops the chart for small business job growth.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on March 28, 2014
“The bridge is a sieve in the mental health world. Anyone can fall through during a momentary crisis.”
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 24, 2014
A federal judge in San Francisco approved a settlement which will limit shackling most immigrants during court hearings.
by Scott Keyes Posted on December 18, 2013 Updated: December 18, 2013
A cold snap and rising inequality have been a deadly combination in the Bay Area.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 12, 2013
The ban aims to reduce plastic bag litter on California's coast.
by Aviva Shen Posted on December 11, 2013
Angelhack CEO calls for more class segregation so he doesn't have to see San Francisco's "degenerates" all over the place.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on November 20, 2013
What if there was a way to not only keep food waste out of landfills but actually create something valuable out of what otherwise produces only methane and contaminated soil?