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10/21/2011

“It was a choice between having a great view of life or actually living it,” says computer scientist Gary Boone, who recently made the decision... More»

10/21/2011

Allen and Jenny (they prefer not to use their real names), have been renting in the Inner Richmond for more than 20 years, and truth to tell, it’s not... More»

10/21/2011

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10/21/2011

Though privacy has pretty much been declared dead in this show-all, tell-all digital neighborhood of ours, a new wave of startups is helping to resurrect it... More»

10/21/2011

When Mark Zuckerberg founded Facebook, he was at the forefront of a trend, but when the 27-year-old wunderkind purchased a $7 million home (right) in Palo... More»

10/21/2011

When interim mayor Ed Lee announced his intention to run for a full term this fall, erstwhile allies like Board of Supervisors president and fellow mayoral... More»

10/21/2011

THE FAMILY Before she got married and had kids, before she lost half her family and her faith in San Francisco, before she became... More»

10/19/2011

In California, the death penalty has been in retreat for years, beset by revelations of wrongful convictions nationwide and legal challenges to the state... More»

10/19/2011

Most people around here are familiar with San Francisco resident James C. Hormel’s biggest coup: In 1999, he became the nation’s highest-ranking... More»

10/19/2011

Like a certain interim mayor who may not be so interim after all, George Gascón came out of nowhere to take a leading role in San Francisco politics. But... More»

10/19/2011

Interim mayor Ed Lee must have been feeling pretty good this fall, since according to the polls, the race has been his to lose. The rest of the candidates... More»

10/19/2011

Recently I went for a bike ride with an attorney I know. To get from a meeting at Van Ness and Clay to another one downtown, this busy... More»