San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee died unexpectedly early Tuesday morning at the age of 65.
SF Gate reported Lee suffered a heart attack around 10:30 p.m. Monday at the Safeway on Monterey Boulevard near his Glen Park home and was taken by ambulance to
The San Francisco Police Department responded to reports of a suspicious package in a neighborhood near 19th and Holloway avenues Wednesday night. Police tape blocked traffic and prevented pedestrians from entering the scene.
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Here are the 2011 San Francisco election results as of 10:10 p.m Tuesday. One hundred percent of precincts have been accounted for.
San Francisco mayor
Ed Lee - 44,451 votes, 31.38 percent
John Avalos - 26,447 votes, 18.67 percent
Dennis Herrera - 15,967 votes, 11.27 percent
David Chiu - 12,655 votes, 8.93
While each candidate for mayor of San Francisco has a general idea of how to handle education woes in the city, few candidates have a solid plan of how to deal with the issue of funding for education, the root of the problem.
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Mayoral candidates appeared at City College of San Francisco Sept. 28 to discuss key city issues ranging from curtailing crime, fighting poverty and preventing police corruption to finding funding for higher education and affordable housing in the city.
Associate Vice Chancellor of Governmental Relations Leslie Smith,
With last-minute entries, surprise candidates and over a dozen people running, this year's race for San Francisco mayor is shaping up to be one of the most intense elections yet.
Sixteen candidates are officially campaigning for the job as top executive in the city and county