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Police mistake muralists for vandals

September 17, 2018 News 0 Comments

Two artists hired to revise a fading mural on the outside wall of Healthy Spirits and Liquor on Valencia Street in San Francisco’s Mission District were hassled by police who accused them of being vandals the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 4. Victor Gomez, 21, and Alex Nadel, 24, earn their living as artists in the ...

Students clash with religious activists at SF State

November 29, 2017 Multimedia News

  His sign read: WARNING, fake Christians, homosexuals, abortionists, party animals….rebellious women, liars, Muslims, masturbators, murderers….liberals, crossdressers, Buddhists…HELL AWAITS. Kevin Farrer came to SF State to send a message. He was doused in coffee for it. His fellow activist, who refused to give his name, was knocked down, had his sign ripped from his hands ...

Santa Rosa strong

October 14, 2017 News

The sun is red. The earth, white. There is no sky. Just across the highway, life appears to continue. Santa Rosa, despite being one of the most severely impacted cities in Sonoma County, is doing everything it can to care for its own in the wake of the ongoing Wine Country fires. “My friends have ...

Board of Supervisors hears panels report on SFPD transparency

October 13, 2016 News

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors heard from judges and members of the public at their meeting last week to address the findings of the Blue Ribbon Panel’s report on transparency, accountability and fairness in law enforcement.   The Blue Ribbon panel is an advisory body to the San Francisco district attorney. It was formed ...

SF State student’s death deemed suspicious by police

August 12, 2015 News

Police are investigating the death of a 23-year-old SF State student who died at a residential hotel in the Mission District early Sunday morning. Jesse Stanton, the clerk of the medical examiner, confirmed that the body was of San Francisco resident Melanie Olivieri, who died at the scene at 6:53 a.m. Olivieri attended SF State as a ...