SCVTA introduces new buses

High-back seats, luggage racks, personal reading lights and free WiFi. These are some of the features of the new express buses for longer bus routes in the South Bay…

California snowpack falls sharply

The Department of Water Resources started to measure the state’s snowpack water content…

SF Crime falls in 2011

Homicide totals 50, the same as in 2010…

Screening Room picks 2011′s Top 10 Films

Especially noteworthy is the performance of the last film in the Harry Potter franchise…

2011 Bay Area Year In Review

San Francisco saw its first elected Asian American mayor Ed Lee. He says…

SF judge orders trial in worker’s death

26 year old Margarita Mojica was applying a dye on the steel platens of the creasing and cutting machine when the horizontal platen moved and crushed her to death…

Screening Room – THE FLOWERS OF WAR

A group of convent girls, a bevy of famous prostitutes of the city and an American mortician, seek refuge in a Catholic cathedral…

Two separate petitions to recall Oakland mayor

The two petitions come from the Oakland Black Caucus and a group started by businessman Greg Harland…

Screening Room – Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

retired spy George Smiley (Gary Oldman), returns to MI6 to flush out the mole at the top echelon of the British Secret Intelligence Service…

Former health inspectors charged with felony bribery

The Department of Public Health received information in December 2008 that two of its Environmental Health Inspectors…

Revenue shortfall triggers more cuts in California

Under Brown’s proposal, both UC and CSU systems will each bear…

Zhang Yimou on THE FLOWERS OF WAR

In an exclusive interview with KTSF, Zhang Yimou says…

Screening Room – SHAME

Sex. Like food, it is one of the many joys in life. However, it is also…

Phil Ting runs for California State Assembly

Phil Ting will be running to represent the 12th District of the state assembly in 2012…

Pier 27 makes way for America’s Cup

San Francisco’s Embarcadero will be the key viewing spot for the America’s Cup in 2012 and 2013…

Oakland gets $100 million for new police officers

Oakland’s Police Department received a $10.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to hire 25 police officers…

Screening Room – THE ARTIST

When cinema began to provide entertainment for the masses in the early twentieth century…

Asian Art Museum exhibits the best of Indian royal courts

From a life-size portrait of a Maharaja, it is easy to imagine…

SF DA calls for safer streets this holiday season

The District Attorney’s office has seen four traffic fatalities in the past six months…

SJSU recognized for int’l student recruitment

foreign students who pay full tuition without state subsidies will not be displacing local students…

Young Filmmakers Feature – Cinema as a Learning Tool

Deciding on the camera angle, 12-year-old Chinese student Miles Chen looked very serious…

Young Filmmakers Feature – Cinema as a Learning Tool

We have a network of 3,500 teachers in the Bay Area. We reach out to new teachers as well…

Screening Room – THE DESCENDANTS

Matt King (George Clooney) has been the backup parent all this time …

Small business owners urge residents to shop local

Many self-employed and small businesses want residents to help them put their business in the black…

David Chiu looks ahead

Though he has not formally announced plans to run again for District 3 Supervisor…

Screening Room – THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN PART 1

At the rate the fetus is growing, she could be killed by the pregnancy…

CSU faculty strikes in East Bay campus

Meiling Wu has been teaching Chinese and Japanese in the Foreign Language Studies Department for ten years…

CSU votes for 9% fee hike

This is the 3rd time within a year that CSU has increased tuition fees…

CCSF addresses ESL Learning Needs

Only 9% of all students in ESL Levels 1-4 (beginning) make it to Level 5 (intermediate) …

The first changes Mayor Ed Lee will bring

Among the 16 names in the mayoral race, 4 names appear the most frequently as voters’ first, second or third choice votes. They are…