Nieto anniversary sees protest outside SFPD station

For more than four hours, hundreds of protesters danced and drummed and demonstrated against police brutality, recognizing Nieto and others who have been killed by SFPD.

El Tecolote founder honored by community journalists

Journalists, local newspaper publishers, instructors and students gathered on March 20 at Randy’s Place in the Ingleside District to honor Juan Gonzales for his 30 years as chair City College of San Francisco’s journalism department.

Hundreds demand ‘Redskins’ name, mascot change

By Alexis Terrazas Bill Means, a born and bred Oglala Lakota from the Pine Ridge…

Lawsuit accuses retail chain of systematic labor abuses

Janitorial workers who cleaned Ross Dress for Less clothing stores in the Bay Area were subject to systematic labor abuses, according to a lawsuit filed Oct. 24 in San Francisco.

City College’s fate to be decided

After months of speculation and heated debate, City College of San Francisco’s future will soon become much clearer when the city’s high-profile trial against the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) is decided: either CCSF will retain its accreditation, or it will be forced to undergo a lengthy restoration process.

Foul play: Celebrations turn ugly as Giants win third championship

Watching Madison Bumgarner toss five masterful shutout innings in relief to close out the 2014 World Series apparently wasn’t enough for some people, who still felt the urge to throw stuff.

New law will help better inform tenants

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed legislation on Oct. 21 establishing ground rules for a controversial practice known as buyouts, in which landlords offer tenants money to vacate their units.

The fight for the 16th St. BART plaza continues

Protesters in the Mission District rallied on Oct. 4 to mark the one-year anniversary of the fight against a proposed market-rate development at the 16th Street BART plaza, an area where the Mission’s low-income and homeless have found sanctuary for many years. Activists and locals fear that the project at 1979 Mission Street threatens to displace the neighborhood’s historically working-class and minority residents.

Report concludes Nieto death was homicide

Standing atop Bernal Hill, at the spot where Alejandro “Alex” Nieto was killed by SFPD gunfire six months ago, Benjamin Bac Sierra held the 33-page medical examiner’s report.

News Brief: Campos receives for $1.063 million to aid refugee children

The city’s Board of Supervisors Budget and Finance Committee on Wednesday Sept. 10 approved Supervisor…