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Blake G talks Emilio Estefan, new single, San Francisco Pride Special

San Francisco - American singer Blake G chatted with Digital Journal about working with Emilio Estefan on his debut single, and his upcoming performance at San Francisco Pride in California tomorrow.

Parts of California's Bay Area sinking faster than expected

San Francisco - Current global projection maps depicting sea level rise are what city managers and planners depend on for future development, however, coastal subsidence has very seldom been considered in making these projections. The Bay Area is a good example.

Op-Ed: 'Raw Deal' Author says tech does need oversight and regulation Special

San Francisco - As the housing crisis in places like the San Francisco Bay Area continues to place pressure on legislators and city planners, one prominent journalist-author sees technology and unbridled capitalism as a dangerous, perhaps 'demonic mix.'

Op-Ed: San Francisco's Matt Richtel rivals Michael Crichton in new book Special

San Francisco - As technology moves quickly into the third decade of the 21st Century, some people continue to fear it. The future is always unknown. But for one writer embracing tech will help us avoid 'blind spots.'

This woman's new search company should make Google worried

Searching on Google can often feel like a useless pursuit. Type something into the search box, and millions of results pop up with endless information that can take hours to sort through.

Op-Ed: Writer Martha Conway notes 'genre-bending' new novel Special

San Francisco - San Francisco-based author Martha Conway read from her historical novel "The Underground River" on June 20th at Bookshop West Portal. This reporter talked to her after the gathering.

Shooting at UPS facility leaves four dead, including gunman

San Francisco - A gunman dressed in a UPS driver's uniform walked into a San Francisco UPS facility and open-fired, killing three employees and wounding two others before turning the gun on himself today.

Op-Ed: Soiled Dove makes return to The Point in Alameda Special

Alameda - The Point in Alameda is making room and coordinating preparations for The Soiled Dove - the one-of-a-kind 'Barbary Coast'- themed circus-infused dinner theater returning weekends from June 9th to July 1st.

Robots will deliver food to your doorstep in San Francisco

San Francisco - Yelp's Eat24 has teamed up with Marble, a robot delivery startup, and will start delivering food in the evening in the relatively flat Mission and Potrero Hill districts in San Francisco California.

Op-Ed: Spring is time for art in the San Francisco Bay Area Special

San Rafael - As spring blossoms out, the points of interest for art lovers in the San Francisco Bay area are abundant. Like the those 'April rain showers' that bring forth the flowers, like the rhyme says, is so true for the local artistic scene.

Op-Ed: Local Radio Personality reminisces of days before de-regulation Special

San Francisco - With the emergence of Sirius satellite radio, music channels on cable TV and now personalized radio via streaming Internet services, the days of traditional radio broadcasting are just about over.

San Francisco passes preemptive law against religious registry

San Francisco - Responding to anti-Muslim rhetoric, policies and actions of the Trump administration, San Francisco became the first U.S. city to preemptively prohibit participation in any religion-based registry.

Toxic herbal tea sends two San Francisco customers to hospital

San Francisco - Two people in San Francisco ended up in the hospital after having to be resuscitated after they drank an herbal tea purchased in a shop on Grant Avenue, according to the San Francisco Department of Public Health.

Op-Ed: A Green Benefit District picks up were taxes fall short Special

San Francisco - In a place where the median price for an average middle-class home is close to or over $1 million, tax dollars are not able to cover the cost of basic things like maintenance and pot holes in the street.

Op-Ed: A local neighborhood band has a following at the pubs Special

San Francisco - With St. Paddy's Day soon to arrive, no doubt, bands will be performing at pubs, taverns and bars around the City. What better atmosphere for any band than to play at a pub on St. Patrick's Day.

Op-Ed: A Tree grows in San Francisco and so does division of neighbors Special

San Francisco - A 96-foot Redwood tree stands in the middle of a dispute between what one resident of San Francisco's Montclair Terrace wants to ensure as a legacy in memory to her late husband and what neighbors do not want; an obstruction of view from their windows.

San Francisco first in nation to provide free community college

San Francisco - San Francisco will become the first city in the United States to offer all residents free community college regardless of their ability to pay.

San Francisco sues Trump over sanctuary city executive order

San Francisco - San Francisco became the first major city to file a federal lawsuit against President Donald Trump for his executive order targeting sanctuary cities.

San Francisco: Hundreds protest Trump's oil pipeline orders Special

San Francisco - In the wake of President Donald Trump's executive orders reviving the highly controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, Native Americans and their allies protested around North America this week.

Op-Ed: Ancient Grains get the spotlight at annual Winter Food Show Special

San Francisco - This past weekend, Pereg Natural Foods featured among its culinary delights the ancient grains of Farro and Freekeh. These little-known grains in the West are joining the ranks of popular healthier grain-alternatives like quinoa.

Op-Ed: Earthquake preparedness is ever-present, especially for SF Bay Special

San Francisco - As the little ghost town of Bodie was rattled this past December, those who prepare for Earthquakes see the trembler as yet another opportunity to remind people that seismic activity is always present.

Review: 'American Heiress' book about Patty Hearst is riveting reading Special

Staff Writer at The New Yorker, Jeffery Toobin has released a book about the bizarre kidnapping and then trial of publishing empire heir Patricia Hearst in his new 2016 book, "American Heiress."

Op-Ed: A car 'Climbing to the stars' existed before Tony Bennett song Special

San Francisco - The famous song "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" has a verse that says, "to be where little cable cars climb halfway to the stars." Decades before Tony Bennett sang that song,

San Francisco transit system comes under ransomware attack

Transit riders in San Francisco this weekend got a nice surprise: all Muni Metro rides were free. Unfortunately, the reason behind the free fair wasn’t a show of good will on a stressful holiday weekend.

Op-Ed: San Francisco burger place mourns loss of waitress who died at 96 Special

San Francisco - Every so often we are reminded that things that seem permanent and forever are only "on loan" to us. And, that we should not take anything for granted.

Fall, French cooking and San Francisco, a Bon Appetit combination Special

San Francisco - Bay Area based author Carole Bumpus was delighted when she got the news that she and her companion cookbook, ‘Recipes for Redemption’ from her novel 'Cup of Redemption' were invited to the "Literary Feast" of Les Dames d’Escoffier on Nov. 13.

'Mad Sal' is the gal to see at the annual Dickens Christmas Fair Special

San Francisco - As our nation ponders the possibility of a woman president in this upcoming November election, it is important to note how far women have advanced over a century’s time.

John Stanley retired host of 'Creature Features' talks ghost Special

Sonoma - On Halloween night it is customary for the older kids to watch scary movies. These days Netflix, Hulu and others have dozens and dozens to select from. But not too long ago, there was a time when a scary move was on local TV.

San Francisco's Millennium Tower is sinking fast into the muck

San Francisco - In what's looking more and more like a cover up, the fate of San Francisco's 58-story sleek and ritzy high-rise, Millennium Tower, is heading toward a big court battle after it was discovered the building is sinking and tilting into the soft soil.

Op-Ed: Comedian talks documentaries with fellow comedians on podcast Special

San Francisco - Over the past 40 years the documentary has blossomed from a didactic tool in a classroom to a box-office attraction. Examples of this in recent years are in films such as Michael Moore’s ‘Bowling for Columbine.’
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Jazz singer Amanda King with pianist Taylor Eigsti at Rrazz Room immediately after her show on Monda...
Jazz singer Amanda King with pianist Taylor Eigsti at Rrazz Room immediately after her show on Monday, May 2, 2011
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Neva Henderson was born and raised in the Ingleside District. While she  is a member of New Providen...
Neva Henderson was born and raised in the Ingleside District. While she is a member of New Providence Baptist Church a few blocks away, she considers Rev. G like family. "He coached my two brothers on the basketball team," she said. She stops by from time to time to visit.
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Sacramento Str. 1906 after the San Franciso earthquake
Anold Genthe (1869-1942)
This photo looks south from the community garden at Fort Mason in San Francisco.
This photo looks south from the community garden at Fort Mason in San Francisco.
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CIty Attorney Dennis Herrera with the proposed graffiti policy legislation  will have more empowerme...
CIty Attorney Dennis Herrera with the proposed graffiti policy legislation will have more empowerment to pursue repeat offenders. Seen here at a press conference at San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza, on March 18, Herrera praised the efforts of SF Supervisor London Breed to introduce a comprehensive overhaul of the City's graffiti policies
Courtesy of SF Supervisor London Breed's Office
The Nihonmachi Street Fair in San Francisco s Japantown  celebrated its 40th Anniversary this past A...
The Nihonmachi Street Fair in San Francisco's Japantown, celebrated its 40th Anniversary this past August 3 and 4, 2012.
courtesy of Nihonmachi Street Fair Committee
 The Edwardian Ball is where the participants are truly the show   said Rosin Coven member and the e...
'The Edwardian Ball is where the participants are truly the show," said Rosin Coven member and the event's co-producer, Justin Katz.
by Marco Sanchez, courtesy of The Edwardian Ball
Kezar Pavilion is next to the venerable Kezar Stadium  near San Francisco s Golden Gate Park. Once a...
Kezar Pavilion is next to the venerable Kezar Stadium, near San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. Once a fully enclosed sports arena and stadium, Kezar is where Polytechnic High and Lowell High School rivaled. The old Kezar was featured in the 1971 movie "Dirty Harry" starring Clint Eastwood. Now, completely renovated and downscaled, it is a completely outdoor arena.
Astronaut and engineer Jose Hernandez will be one of the science lecturers at the  Mex I AM  festiva...
Astronaut and engineer Jose Hernandez will be one of the science lecturers at the "Mex I AM" festival.
Courtesy of "Mex I AM" festival event
Montgomery Street is the center of the Financial District for San Francisco.
Montgomery Street is the center of the Financial District for San Francisco.
File photo: U.S. President Barack Obama meets Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg at a dinner with tech...
File photo: U.S. President Barack Obama meets Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg at a dinner with tech company executives in Woodside, Calif., in 2011.
White House / Pete Souza
Musicians start to warm up as a stage has been set up in the church parking lot with plenty of room ...
Musicians start to warm up as a stage has been set up in the church parking lot with plenty of room for dancing.
Hills with cable cars running down to water and further to the Rock (Alcatraz) viewed in distance  S...
Hills with cable cars running down to water and further to the Rock (Alcatraz) viewed in distance, San Francisco, California.
A rendering of what the  rain-garden  will look like once completed by summer time of 2015.
A rendering of what the "rain-garden' will look like once completed by summer time of 2015.
Lily Madjus, Media Dept. SF Water/SF PUC
  Rich at Alioto s does a crab cracking demo for my groups  who enjoy a crab cocktail on the Wharf  ...
" Rich at Alioto's does a crab cracking demo for my groups, who enjoy a crab cocktail on the Wharf," said GraceAnn Walden she has been providing walking tours for over 20 years. She specializes in the best places to eat and enjoy food.
courtesy of GraceAnn Walden and The Yummy Report
Natty:  Release the Fear
Natty: "Release the Fear"
Vicky Berry
Chef Ramni Levy and crew have found a commercial kitchen location  thanks to Victoria Bakery in San ...
Chef Ramni Levy and crew have found a commercial kitchen location, thanks to Victoria Bakery in San Francisco's Mission District.
Courtesy of Chef Ramni Levy
Intellectual Properties attorney Richard Greenstone standing in front of his favorite work in his ex...
Intellectual Properties attorney Richard Greenstone standing in front of his favorite work in his exhibit, entitled "Reflected Eye" that made its debut at a reception held at McGuire Real Estate of San Francisco on Nov. 3, 2011
Chief Deputy City Attorney  Terry Stewart is one of the recipients of the American Bar Association s...
Chief Deputy City Attorney, Terry Stewart is one of the recipients of the American Bar Association's Margaret Brent Lawyers of Achievement Award for 2013.
Courtesy of the Office of the City Attorney of San Francisco

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