[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="The San Francisco Firefighter's Toy Program took place Thursday, Dec. 7, 2012. Yuppie Friday, a nonprofit organization, hosts charity events every other month at local bars in San Francisco's Financial District. Photo by Alejandrina Hernandez / Xpress"][/caption]
December marks a month full
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Some say they’ll give you wings, others
An estimated 5,100 residents are currently without power in the Bay Area as of in result of this morning’s storm, according to an email from Fiona Chan, PG&E’s spokeswoman.
Chan said the outages are a result of damaged utility poles due strong winds and heavy rain.
After a long day of school, business major Justin Helzberg wants to get home so he can kick off his shoes, doze off for an hour and catch up on homework.
However, waiting for the 5-Fulton means it’s going to be a rough ride home.
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One of San Francisco’s busiest roads is undergoing a green transformation in hopes of improving safety.
“Nineteenth Avenue is one of
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Reise Tanner uses several car rental programs in the Bay Area. With vehicle rentals becoming more popular in San Francisco, Wheelz has launched a rental option that lets private car owners rent out their automobiles to other people in the city.
Watch boobs and save some while you’re at it, PornHub says.
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the popular porn site wanted to donate one cent per each 30 breast-related videos viewed to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation. PornHub is the
The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency was awarded nearly $1 billion in federal grants and funds to construct the highly anticipated Central Subway connecting the Bayview District to Chinatown and North Beach.
The concept was discussed for two decades and, despite controversy, became an official project
From Bay to Breakers to Folsom Street Fair and SF Pride Parade, people flock to the city to see what San Francisco’s culture is about. It’s fairly safe to say there’s nothing like an SF party once the clothes start coming off.
However, in the last
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Derrick Sykes, 21, right, checks his Twitter account as he takes a break from studying inside the J. Paul Leonard Library in San Francisco Monday, Oct. 9, 2012. California Gov. Jerry Brown passed the Social Media Privacy Act, which prohibits college
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As students from SF State and other schools throughout the Bay
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Forty years ago, BART slid open its doors and connected
A former San Francisco supervisor hopes to put a new spin on food trucks by employing — and catering to — the homeless.
Former Supervisor Bevan Dufty was inspired by the success of Mobile Loaves and Fishes, a non-profit organization from Austin, Texas, which serves meals
Drivers, start digging under those couch cushions because soon that spare change could be needed to feed the hundreds of new meters set for installation in San Francisco.
“This plan is meant to provide effective parking management that makes parking available, eases congestion and allows Muni