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City College special trustee restores public comments, meetings

Protests against City College of San Francisco's leadership trumpeted grave concerns in the college community over the lack of public voice at the school. Now,...

Theater Listings: April 16 – 22, 2014

April 15, 2014
Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern....

Claim filed over SFPD shooting of Alejandro Nieto

April 15, 2014
The family of Alejandro Nieto, the 28-year-old City College student and community activist who was gunned down by the San Francisco Police Department March...

Accreditors ask City College to voluntarily terminate its own accreditation

Should City College commit educational seppuku?That seems to be the idea the accrediting commission vying to close City College of San Francisco floated in...

Avalos: Should SFPD officers wear body mounted cameras?

April 9, 2014
The fatal shooting of Alejandro Nieto, a man who possessed a Taser that was mistaken for a firearm who was killed in Bernal Heights...

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Immigration reform protest snarls downtown SF, 23 arrested

Today at 11am, the SF Bay Coalition for Immigrant Justice held a protest and rally to urge President Obama to halt all deportations...

Events: April 2 – 8, 2014

April 1, 2014
Listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Submit items for the listings at listings@sfbg.com. For further information on how to submit items for the listings,...

Bloodshed in Bernal Heights

The police shooting of Alejandro Nieto leaves a community in shock

Police provide explanation of Bernal Heights Park shooting at emotional town hall meeting

March 26, 2014
The San Francisco Police Department held a town hall meeting at Leonard Flynn Elementary school last night to discuss a March 21 officer-involved...

Unanswered question on SF housing

Nobody has a good answer to San Francisco's most basic housing problem: How do we build the housing that existing city residents need? It was a...

SFPD to answer questions on fatal shooting of Alejandro Nieto

March 25, 2014
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr will be on hand this evening for a town hall meeting to discuss last week’s officer-involved shooting...

No charges filed against City College student protesters

The two formerly jailed City College student protesters can now breathe a sigh of relief, as this morning they learned that the District Attorney's...

Democracy for none

Student protesters clash with police at City College as administrators make decisions behind closed doors

Two detained City College student protesters released amidst troubling allegations

Two City College student protesters, Otto Pippenger, 20, and Dimitrious Philliou, 21, were released from county jail this morning following a City College protest...

Student pepper sprayed and two arrested at City College protest UPDATED

One student protester was pepper sprayed, and others hit with batons, tackled, and arrested today at the City College of San Francisco’s main campus....

Rep Clock: March 5 -11, 2014

March 4, 2014
Schedules are for Wed/5-Tue/11 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Neighborhood news hole

Mission Local dropped by its fiscal sponsor, continuing the decline in city reporting resources

Leno introduces bill to bolster City College funding, draws fire to Special Trustee

First City College of San Francisco’s accreditation was provisionally revoked, then students left in droves. Teachers soon started leaving too. Two interim chancellors were...

CCSF students angered by class cancellations

January 31, 2014
Despite a day of misty downpours and gray skies, students, faculty members and their supporters gathered in the lobby of the City College of...

Controversy still brewing over CCSF administrative pay raises

January 28, 2014
A string of recent emails have led City College of San Francisco faculty members to believe that college administrators are already being paid according...

Labor protests Postal Service privatization amid deal with Staples

January 28, 2014
Bearing blue T-shirts and banners stating “Stop Staples! The U.S. mail is not for sale!” 70-plus protesters from the United States Postal Service Union,...

Alerts: January 29 – February 4, 2014

January 28, 2014
WEDNESDAY 29 "Flying Paper" film screening and discussion Mission Cultural Center, 2868 Mission, SF. www.missionculturalcenter.org. 7pm, $5–$20 sliding scale. "Flying Paper" is the uplifting story...