8 hrs ago
N. Calif. husband and wife charged with pimping
Authorities say a South San Francisco man and his wife have been charged with bringing women from the East Coast to a circuit of brothels across Northern California.
12 hrs ago
"Somm": The Toughest Test You Never Heard Of
Jason Wise's documentary follows four young men, including some San Franciscans, into the outer limits of wine knowledge.
16 hrs ago
BART Colma Station Reopens After Fatality on Tracks
Update 11:18 a.m. BART's Jim Allison says the Colma station has reopened after being shut down for approximately two hours due to a fatality on the tracks.
20 hrs ago
Hyperion Therapeutics Announces RAVICTI and BUPHENYL Pharmacokinetic Analyses Reported in /i
Staying up-to-date has never been simpler. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today! SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 18, 2013 -- Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc. today announced that population pharmacokinetic modeling and dosing simulations were reported in The Journal of Clinical Pharmacology based on data from four Phase 2 and 3 trials that ... (more)
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Wiener's CEQA legislation advances
Eleven public hearings and dozens of amendments later, a long-debated overhaul of San Francisco's environmental appeals process is close to becoming reality.
Armed man on SF overpass shuts down Caltrain service
Caltrain spokeswoman Christine Dunn said San Francisco police are working to apprehend an armed man on an overpass above the station.
Contra Costa Times
Husband and wife pimped women from Peninsula apartments, DA says
A South San Francisco man and his wife were part of a ring that brought women from the East Coast and pimped them out on a circuit of illicit Northern California brothels, authorities said.
Simple method to prolong the life of cut flowers during the summer season
After entering into June, we have been spending a very hot time every single day in the South San Francisco Bay Area where I have floral design classes.
MedImmune tackles diabetes, obesity
Gaithersburg-based MedImmune on Monday announced an agreement with NGM Biopharmaceuticals to jointly develop treatments for obesity and type 2 diabetes based off a type of specialized cell found in the gastrointestinal tract.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Drunks Getting Drunker in San Francisco
Anyone who passed out in a drunken stupor on a city street and awoke to discover this story about San Francisco's burgeoning alcoholism rate in a nearby Examiner can label himself a newsmaker.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Agents Break Up Prostitution Ring In South San Francisco, Sacramento
Four people were arrested and more than a dozen women who were held as sex slaves were rescued after authorities broke up a complex prostitution ring in San Mateo and Sacramento counties Thursday.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
One Separate bed room is available in a..
We need third room mate for a very spacious 2 Bed 2 Bath apartment. You will get your own personal bedroom and attached Bathroom.
Now Open: Folsom Street Foundry, Redford, Virgil's Sea Room, more
Brotzeit Lokal opened yesterday in Oakland, and here are some other recent openings from the Bay Area.
CoMentis, Inc. and Announce Formation of a Joint Venture to Explore Nicotinic Modulators
Staying up-to-date has never been simpler. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today! CoMentis and Anvyl Announce Formation of Alpharmagen, a Joint Venture to explore Nicotinic Modulators SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Boston tandem parking spots sell for $560,000
Realtor Sean Sullivan poses at the $82K spot near AT&T Park in San Francisco. In San Francisco on Thursday, there was an uproar over a parking spot that sold for $82,000 .
SFBG Politics Blog
Everyone but Mayor Lee sees SF's worsening 'housing affordability crisis'
There was a clear theme that ran through yesterday's Board of Supervisors meeting from beginning to end, something understood equally by renters, homeowners, and politicians from across the political spectrum: San Francisco has a crisis of housing affordability that is forcing people from the city.
US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.98 pct.
A sold sign is posted in front of a home in a new housing development May 4, 2009 in South San Francisco, California.
Winners, Losers in SF Condo Conversion Fight
The Board of Supervisors' 8-3 vote in favor of the 'Big Tent' legislative approach to condo conversions left winners and losers in its wake.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Crescendo Bioscience to Present New Data on Vectra DA Use to...
Crescendo Bioscience to Present New Data on Vectra DA Use to Assess Radiographic Progression Risk in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated With Traditional and Biologic Therapies at the European League Against Rheumatism Annual Meeting Staying up-to-date has never been simpler.