Chinese restaurant pays staff $230,000 in back pay

A San Francisco restaurant is paying 14 employees more than $230,000 in back pay after settling a series of citations issued by the California Labor Commissioner’s office…

Passport Day

The San Francisco Passport Agency is hosting a special event in San Francisco, CA, on Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m…

SF tech workforce funding

TechSF initiative to train S.F. residents for high tech jobs with $5 million federal workforce training grant…

Requests free MUNI pass for the youth

Members of the public request for free MUNI pass for the youth…

SF launches Invest in Neighborhoods

In the Portola district, a small patch of open land is near the busy San Bruno Avenue…

SF schools to hire more PE teachers

In one PE class at the Chinese Immersion School in the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood of San Franciso, pupils learn to bounce balls…

First Chinese language workshop for immigration help

More than 300 people packed into two rooms at the USCIS in downtown San Francisco today…

SF workers recover lost wages

Several organizations and state and city agencies announced the over $316,000 settlement of a major wage theft case in San Francisco…

Bay bridge closure this weekend

A Caltrans spokesman confirmed this morning that the upper deck of
the Bay Bridge’s eastern span will be closed over the coming three-day
weekend…

New manpower for green industry

(中文) 舊金山一個非牟利機構提供免費的環保建築工業訓練給低收入的居民。 今天有二十名青年準備好,投身環保行業…

SF passes expanded plastic bag ban

The new rule requires all merchants to provide recyclable bags or reusable bags to a customer but will charge 10 cents per bag…

HK singer to perform in beauty pageant contest

HK singer to perform in beauty pageant contest

Smoother roads coming to San Francisco

Well, road repair work starts in March thanks to a $248 million dollar bond measure that voters approved last November…

America’s most literate cities in 2011

Looks like our nation’s capital is America’s most literate city…

SF Tap Water School Project

The City of San Francisco launched a tap water pilot project at five public schools…

$1.5m funding for small business loans in SF

A successful San Francisco program that provides loans to small businesses was given a $1.5 million dollar boost…

CCSF reaches equipment fundraising goal

The total amount to-date raised is $457,679 and exceeds the original $400,000 goal and was raised through 8 weeks of hard work from community members…

Mirkarimi pleads not guilty

The wife of SF Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi strongly defended her husband during his arraignment today on three charges stemming from a domestic violence…

SF homicide victim $100,000 reward

$100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) responsible for the homicide of Huan Zhou Chen…

Two SF bus lines to be rerouted

Two San Francisco bus lines will be rerouted near Union Square starting this coming Saturday due to construction work on the Central Subway project…

SF 49er tickets go on sale

The San Francisco 49ers tickets go on sale Wednesday morning…

SF: two women critically injured in Sunset

Two women were critically injured in an attack that apparently stemmed from a home invasion robbery in San Francisco’s Sunset District on Thursday night…

CNY safety

CNY safety…

SF Mayor works toward affordable housing

The broad working group is assigned the task of designing a ballot measure that would create a permanent source of revenue…

Lee makes friendly wager over 49ers game

The mayors of San Francisco and New Orleans today agreed on a friendly wager for Saturday’s NFL playoff game between the 49ers and Saints…

CleanPowerSF program

CleanPowerSF plans to offer 100 percent renewable energy which includes wind, solar and other renewable sources to the City’s customers…

County Jail Demolished

Hennessey helps demolish shuttered jail …

SF Crime falls in 2011

Homicide totals 50, the same as in 2010…

Transit for New Year Eve

A few Bay Area public transit agencies are offering free rides on New Year’s Eve…

SF five-alarm fire

SF five-alarm fire Five-alarm fire controlled, Red Cross sets up evacuation center…