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  1. 3 students in custody, 1 hurt after police find gun on SF campus  KGO-TV
  2. Lockdown At San Francisco’s Balboa High Lifted, 4 Suspects Detained  CBS San Francisco
  3. Students safe after reports of shots fired at Balboa High School  Hoodline
  4. 4 detained after gun discharges in classroom at Balboa High School  KRON4
  5. 4 students arrested after gun incident at S.F. high school; 1 injured  The Mercury News
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Proposed SF ordinance would require juveniles to have lawyers when interrogated  San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Supervisor Hillary Ronen is introducing legislation Tuesday that would require all juveniles to have legal representation when they are ...



After school gun incident, SF supervisor questions treatment of student  San Francisco Chronicle

Weeks after a gun was fired inside San Francisco's Balboa High School, Supervisor Hillary Ronen wants to know why a student was detained and questioned by ...



Counselors supporting students at San Francisco's Balboa High School after gun fired on campus  KGO-TV

Teachers at Balboa High School held class discussions about the gun that was fired on campus and the two-hour-long lockdown that followed.



Father says school district failed to follow procedures, protect son in Balboa HS incident  San Francisco Examiner

The father of a Balboa High School student arrested but not charged after a gun fired inside of a classroom last Thursday is blasting school officials for failing to ...



Oakland teachers, students and advocates meet to address guns in schools  KGO-TV

As Education Secretary Betsy DeVos again suggested arming teachers in schools using federal funds, local gun safety experts and educators in Oakland, Calif., ...



Arabic community group rallies for access to serve SFUSD students  San Francisco Examiner

Dozens of students and their supporters urged the San Francisco school board on Tuesday to renew a contract with a community group that they said provides.



March 1: On This Day In San Francisco History  KGO-TV

A stubborn horse tied up Market St., teachers and grocery clerks went on strike, and a late local celebrity was remembered.



Woman allegedly uses pepper spray to steal alcohol  San Francisco Examiner

A woman was arrested Monday morning after she allegedly shot pepper spray into a store and stole alcohol near Balboa High School, according to police. The.



San Francisco’s Teacher of the Year honorees  San Francisco Examiner

When I think about May, I think Giant's games, mothers, graduations, sunshine and, of course, teachers. Specifically, I think about appreciating teachers. Earlier ...



Alums, discipline have Balboa High in S.F. football title game  SFGate

The scoreboard last week should have been evidence enough for Poutoa Fuega, a longtime Balboa ROTC instructor turned first-year varsity football coach.



Facebook Post Shows SF Students With Loaded Gun In School Bathroom  CBS Local

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Two students at San Francisco's Balboa High School were arrested after posing for a photograph in school bathroom with a ...



Town hall meeting set for Thursday on Excelsior barbershop police shooting  San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco police will hold a town hall meeting Thursday evening to discuss an officer-involved shooting in the Excelsior District last week that result.



What Are They Teaching Kids These Days?  Sierra Magazine

Increasingly, comprehensive environmental education is starting in high school.



Pelosi, Speier greet hundreds at Balboa High town hall meeting  SFGate

Pink Pussyhats and poster board protest signs dotted the auditorium at Balboa High School on Saturday as hundreds of San Franciscans turned out to hear ...



DJ QBert brings turntable skills to second season of Undiscovered SF  San Francisco Chronicle

QBert has lost track of the number of awards he has won for his technical mastery of the turntables. But as a founding member of the pioneering Bay Area DJ ...



McLeod Bethel-Thompson was Balboa High School OC before signing with 49ers  Niners Nation

The San Francisco 49ers signed quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson to the practice squad earlier this week, and it turns out it was not too difficult for the team ...



Anti-violence worker’s slaying stuns Bayview, sparks fears of payback  San Francisco Chronicle

Joseph Taeotui had planned to stop by his home in San Francisco's Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood for only a few minutes before doing outreach work ...



California Today: Why One Billionaire Insists on Closing Off the Beach  The New York Times

Friday: A coastal access case being considered by the Supreme Court, the Justice Department weighs in on affirmative action, and college football makes its ...



San Francisco youth demand resources in low-income communities of color  KALW

On this edition of Your Call, we're speaking with local youth about the changes they want to see. At Saturday's March for Our Lives rally in Washington DC, youth ...



Effort seeks to help black youths stay, work in S.F.  San Francisco Chronicle

When Jamel Williams was a kid, he used to hang out with all the family members who lived near him in San Francisco. But then, like thousands of African ...



Coach saves woman from burning building in San Francisco  abc7news.com

A high school football coach is being called a hero for rescuing a woman from a burning apartment building in San Francisco.



Struggling new teachers pose dilemma for schools  San Francisco Chronicle

Principal Susan Ritter agonized over the decision she had to make: Should she keep four struggling new teachers on staff at San Francisco's Balboa High ...



SF supervisors get to spread some money around their districts  San Francisco Chronicle

The San Francisco supervisors' Budget and Finance Committee signed off on the city's $11 billion budget in the small hours of Thursday morning, clearing the ...



The Artist’s Life: Actress Radhika Rao teaches theater and more  San Francisco Chronicle

The Artist's Life is a recurring feature that will shine a spotlight on the talent who help make up the rich tapestry of the Bay Area's cultural life. Actor and director ...



Volunteers plant hundreds of trees in SF’s southern neighborhoods  San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco's southern neighborhoods got a little greener Saturday as hundreds of volunteers and city officials gathered at Balboa High School for the city's ...



SF Balboa High's coach uses 'sport to teach life'  San Francisco Chronicle

Balboa High's athletic director uses sport 'to teach life' and develop character in players considered at-risk The only sound louder than the squeak of 10 pairs of ...



Man pleads not guilty to threatening women in Rep. Jackie Speier’s office  SFGate

A Manteca man accused of threatening to kill female staff members of U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Hillsborough, has pleaded not guilty to multiple felony charges, ...



Obituary of Frederick L. Schorcht, Jr.  The Union of Grass Valley

Frederick L. Schorcht, Jr. passed away peacefully on October 1, 2018 at The Cascades of Grass Valley. He was 79.Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, ...



SF State recognizes 12 outstanding graduates during 2018 Commencement ceremony  SF State News

Twelve outstanding graduates will be onstage to represent the Class of 2018 at AT&T Park on Thursday, May 24 during San Francisco State University's 117th ...



Louis L. Campodonico | Obituaries  San Mateo Daily Journal

Louis L. Campodonico. March 24, 1915 - October 8, 2018. Louie was born and raised in the Crocker Amazon district of San Francisco where he resided until ...



In Moraga, state teachers summit fires up educators for new year  East Bay Times

Arriving July 27 at St. Mary's College and on dozens of college and university campuses across California, the fourth annual “Better Together: California ...



Wrestlemania rolls out Hall of Fame red carpet  abc7news.com

WrestleMania 31 has taken over the South Bay this week and tonight it is rolling out the red carpet to induct this year's Hall of Fame class.



9 Stories You Should Know About Today: Friday, Jan. 9  KQED

SF's Olympic dreams dashed. No charges for SJPD officer's tweets. Richmond BART Station will get upgrade.



Top 15 Bay Area High Schools For Students From Low-Income Families  CBS Local

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — An Oakland-based non-profit has compiled a list of the top 15 Bay Area high schools for students from low-income families.



JROTC programs soldier on in San Francisco  San Francisco Examiner

In 2008, the fight over whether to allow students in San Francisco public schools to have the option of joining the Junior Reserve Officers' Training...



Balboa High School Teacher Receives Award for Impact on Students  The San Francisco Appeal

A teacher at San Francisco's Balboa High School is one of five recipients of a student-nominated award that recognizes educators at state public high schools.



Hundreds of Students March from SF Mission to Protest Mario Woods Killing  Mission Local

About 200 students, teachers and supporters marched from the 16th Street BART Plaza to City Hall Friday afternoon to protest the police killing of.



As Parents Get More Choice, SF Schools Resegregate  San Francisco Public Press

San Francisco faces a challenge: promoting educational options without undermining classroom diversity. Each January, parents across San Francisco rank ...



$10M Bail Set For Woman Suspected Of Killing High School Student In San Francisco  CBS Local

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A 42-year-old San Francisco woman suspected of killing an 18-year-old Balboa High School student at San Francisco's McLaren ...



Amid housing shortage, SF speeds review of in-law units  SFBay

San Francisco Mayor London Breed issued an executive order on Thursday to speed up the process of approving Accessory Dwelling Units, also known as ...



San Francisco, CA Real Estate - San Francisco Homes for Sale - realtor.com®  Realtor.com News

View 1100 homes for sale in San Francisco, CA at a median listing price of $1350000. See pricing and listing details of San Francisco real estate for sale.



Audrey Rose Prupas  The Record-Courier

August 25, 1934 ~ January 13, 2018Audrey Rose Prupas, 83, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend passed away peacefully ...



Fighting at Oracle Arena 'very special' for NBA fan Jerwin Ancajas  ESPN

OAKLAND, California - The Oracle Arena may not be the first fight venue that comes to mind when you talk about boxing, but it has a special place in the hearts ...



No weight issues for Jerwin Ancajas before Barrios fight  Rappler

OAKLAND, California – The lights were off, with only the open TV illuminating the room. Jerwin Ancajas, his legs under a thick white blanket and his back ...



Neglected Balboa Park offers opportunities for affordable housing  San Francisco Chronicle

The Balboa Park Upper Yard, a wedge-shaped parking lot squeezed between Highway 280 and San Jose Avenue, isn't anybody's idea of picturesque real ...



Lowell earns baseball crown at AT&T  SFBay

The Lowell High Cardinals were crowned San Francisco high school baseball champions for the 17th time in school history Wednesday, beating the Balboa ...



Rudy Corpuz Jr. Of United Playaz Talks 21 Years Of Community Building  Hoodline

The founder of SoMa's youth violence prevention program has managed to stay put in a gentrifying neighborhood.



Balboa optimistic entering 2013 after missing playoffs last year  San Francisco Examiner

Editor's note: This is part of a series of San Francisco prep football previews that will run leading up to the start of the season. The Balboa High School football ...



Property owners pressed as new SF water efficiency standards loom  San Francisco Chronicle

At least a third of San Francisco's commercial properties risk running afoul of city law requiring water-efficient toilets and faucets by the end of the year.



7 On Your Side: How beneficial are SAT prep classes?  KGO-TV

For the very first time, the new SAT will be taken Saturday by high school students nationwide. It's part of a major overhaul of the college admission test.



S.F. school board to vote on JROTC  San Francisco Chronicle

A three-year battle over whether Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps belongs in San Francisco schools ended Tuesday night with a 4-3 vote by the school ...



Computer science not just a game for S.F. schools  SFGate

The second-period students in Room 124 at Balboa High School are playing Pong as their teacher, wearing a homemade Pac-Man fabric skirt and red-glitter ...



One of two people killed in Pleasanton crash last week identified  San Jose Mercury News

OAKLAND — One of two people killed in a fiery crash last week in Pleasanton has been identified as a San Francisco man who was attending college in Atlanta ...



18-year-old man shot dead in SF’s Ocean View IDd  SFGate

A young man who was shot and killed Friday in San Francisco's Ocean View neighborhood was identified Monday as an 18-year-old city resident, officials said.



Rotary Club selects Janina Ma for special recognition  Lompoc Record

The Rotary Club of Santa Barbara recognized San Marcos High School guidance counselor Janina Ma for her outstanding job performance and contributions to ...



Tony McGrath  Our Time Press

Tony McGrath, of Martha's Vineyard, Palm Springs, and New York City, was a pioneer in producing theater on the streets of New York City, has died in his New ...



Public Works To Plant 500 Trees In District 11 Tomorrow  Hoodline

With the largest tree planting in city history, some southern neighborhoods are about to get a lot greener. San Francisco Public Works announced plans to plant ...



SF’s Pacific Islander community calls for additional resources  San Francisco Examiner

Fried chicken and Hawaiian sweet rolls were on the menu at a family gathering on a recent Tuesday evening at John McLaren School. The dinner is a weekly tr.



After A Year, Cayuga Staircase And Mural Project Finally Complete  Hoodline

After a year of planning and work by both volunteers and city employees, SF Public Works finished the final touches on the Cayuga Staircase improvement ...



McLeod Bethel-Thompson, 49ers reunited  SFGate

Balboa High School offensive coordinator McLeod Bethel-Thompson was putting a game plan together Sunday when his cell phone rang. [...] suddenly, he went ...



SF Teachers Union Elects New Leadership  Beyond Chron

The SF Teachers Union elected new leadership pledging to reinvigorate the union.



Treasure Island charter school giving students new hope  KTVU San Francisco

Life Learning Academy on Treasure Island is giving a new start to its students, many of whom are trying to overcome steep hurdles in order to succeed.



Comcast NBCUniversal Awards $214000 in Scholarships to 194 California High School Seniors  Business Wire

Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $214000 in scholarships for the 2017-18 school year to 194 California students.



The San Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival Turns 20  Hoodline

The festival started as a small fundraiser for a Chinatown nonprofit, but next weekend's event will be the largest of its kind in the US.



Coyote snatches dog off SF doorstep as horrified owners watch  San Francisco Chronicle

Animal control officers are patrolling a San Francisco neighborhood this week after a coyote sprang out of the dark and snatched a small dog off the porch of a ...



Program helps students chart their future  EdSource Today

Cold hard cash might have been the incentive that originally enticed hundreds of San Francisco high school students to give up part of their summer vacation for ...



Democrats say Russia-Trump probe about more than Devin Nunes  San Francisco Chronicle

The House Intelligence Committee's investigation into the possibility that President Trump's campaign staff colluded with Russia to skew the November election ...



Roxie Food Center serves sandwiches, community near Balboa Park  SFGate

Concrete contractors and nurses, mail carriers and police officers, students and new moms, a whole Richard Scarry book's worth of people hungry for ...



1 in 3 falling short on new SFUSD grad standards  San Francisco Chronicle

While more than 900 of those off track are missing only a couple of classes and should be able to make them up in time, district officials are considering what ...



PiE brings robotics to budding young engineers  UC Berkeley

About 300 Bay Area high school students gathered at UC Berkeley's Lawrence Hall of Science over the weekend to pit the robots they had built against one ...



Bay Area Members of Congress Return to Districts for Town Halls  San Jose Inside

As uncertainty swirls over healthcare and controversial executive orders, five of California's House representatives will return to their districts to hold town halls.



Eagles cut McLeod Bethel-Thompson, ending bid with seventh football team  Niners Nation

The long journey of quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson is set to take yet another turn. The Philadelphia Eagles waived the one-time San Francisco 49ers ...



Real-Life High School Musical  San Francisco Classical Voice

The high school selection process has begun for next fall with a flurry of open houses, fairs, school visits, and application forms. When the dust settles, some ...



First female competitor to join in cable car bell-ringing contest  San Francisco Examiner

For 52 years, San Francisco's historic cable car bells have musically rung as Muni operators compete to be top bell ringer. And for 52 years, those competi.



Faye Mosekian  Napa Valley Register

Faye Mosekian died in Napa, California on December 13, 2016, at the Queen of the Valley Hospital. She was 80 years old.



Mission Bears Lose in Heartbreaker Semi-Final Against Balboa  Mission Local

Victory is sweet. The Mission Bears know the feeling very well. This past season, the varsity football team enjoyed a clean 7-0 victory run against every single ...



San Jose: Highway 101 crash victim was longtime priest at east foothills monastery  San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE — A Catholic monastery in the East San Jose foothills is mourning the loss of a longtime priest who was killed in a crash on Highway 101 over the ...



Kid Serve Youth Murals: the big picture in S.F.  San Francisco Chronicle

The artist and founder of Kid Serve Youth Murals, a nonprofit that teams with Bay Area teachers to turn classroom work into artwork, answered an ad to do a ...



S.F. woman, 43, accused of killing teenager she dated  SFGate

A 43-year-old woman pleaded not guilty Friday to shooting and killing an 18-year-old man in San Francisco's McLaren Park, as authorities revealed that the two ...



Dana Woldow, SF crusader for healthy school lunches, dies at 65  San Francisco Chronicle

Ms. Woldow, a nationally known public school watchdog, spent decades trying to rid California schools of the twin threats of junk food purveyors and profit-driven ...



In 3 Days, BART Police Arrest 27 Drug Users At Civic Center Station  Hoodline

BART police conducted a three-day sting that arrested 27 suspected narcotics users inside the station this week.



Rotary Honors San Marcos Guidance Counselor | School Zone  Noozhawk

The Rotary Club of Santa Barbara has recognized San Marcos High School guidance counselor Janina Ma for her outstanding job performance and ...



S.F. history lesson runs through Islais Creek  San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco's Islais Creek is mostly out of sight - running through an underground culvert except for a stretch in Glen Park and its bay outfall at Third Street.



Ray Andersen, longtime owner of SF’s Grooves record store, dies  SFGate

Ray Andersen sold thousands of long-playing phonograph records in a long-playing career that delighted audiophiles and collectors of old vinyl recordings, old ...



So what if Tagalog is 3rd most spoken language in 3 US states?  Inquirer.net

SAN FRANCISCO – An American Consumer Survey shows that Tagalog is the most spoken language after English and Spanish in the states of California, ...



WrestleMania expected to attract 120,00 fans to Bay Area  SFGate

The well-oiled talent of the world-famous WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) are exclusively referred to as Superstars or, because women apparently can't be ...



17-Year-Old St. Ignatius Student Dies After Fall From Lands End Cliffs [Updated]  Hoodline

A 17-year-old has died after she fell from a cliff into the water at Lands End yesterday evening, the Golden Gate Park National Recreation Area reported.



Continuous update of mass, school shootings in US  Kentwired

Each dot on this map represents either a mass shooting or school shooting that has occurred since Jan. 1, 2018. All information is compiled from the Mass ...



Arrests Made In Internet Crimes Against Children  San Francisco News

SAN FRANCISCO—The San Francisco Police Department indicated in a press release on Tuesday, September 4 that several arrests were made in several ...



Folks at SFMOMA soiree beaming after traditional 'topping-out’  SFGate

A colorful, swirling carnival unfolded last week in Jessie Square, where the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art hosted a free civic soiree to celebrate ...



Pope Francis Faces Lukewarm Reception in Ireland After Meeting Sex Abuse Victims  TIME

While visiting Ireland, Pope Francis said that he shares the outrage over the 'repugnant crimes' of priests who raped and molested children.



The Recruiting Saga of an American Football Star in Japan  Burnt Orange Nation

High school senior Jarrett Mitchell has spent three years chasing the dream of a Division I football scholarship, but his recruitment has been hindered by the fact ...



Macbeth's Many Acts: Argos pivot weaves winding road  CFL.ca

e doesn't remember everything about his nursery school, but McLeod Bethel-Thompson remembers the tricycles. He remembers the roving, unharnessed mass ...



SF schools continue to rethink the cafeteria, connect students with local food  San Francisco Examiner

Seventh-grade student Alex Luu, 12, surveyed the hot-lunch options before him in the Roosevelt Middle School cafeteria on a recent Wednesday: a hamburger ...



How Burrowing Owls Lead To Vomiting Anarchists (Or SF's Housing Crisis Explained)  TechCrunch

Today, the tech industry is apparently on track to destroy one of the world's most valuable cultural treasures, San Francisco, by pushing out the diverse people ...



SF Bayview church packed for Mario Woods' funeral  KTVU San Francisco

Dozens of people gathered in San Francisco's Bayview District Thursday at a memorial *service* for 26-year-old Mario Woods, whose shooting death by San ...



From pet therapy to yoga, schools address kids' stress  USA TODAY

From deep breathing exercises to flexible schedules and even recess at the high school level, schools are instituting programs to help students better handle ...



Personal history lesson -- surviving gang life / Cañada professor hopes his story inspires others to embrace education  San Francisco Chronicle

Before he went to job interviews, Anthony Perez would use makeup to hide the tattoo of a cross that he bears on his left hand. The tattoo, a symbol from his years ...



CALVIN SIMMONS  San Francisco Chronicle

A gifted pianist and an even more resourceful conductor, he seemed to be in touch with his own musical genius from an early age. In 1979, at the improbable ...



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