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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 ...



3 students in custody, 1 hurt after police find gun on SF campus  KGO-TV

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- A 14-year-old freshman accused of bringing a gun to Balboa High School ran away after the gun accidentally discharged in a ...



Secret Menus and Pop-Ups to Honor San Francisco's Filipino Food Scene  KQED

Celebrate the past, present and future of Filipino cuisine with Kulinary Confidential: a delicious two-week exploration of the SoMa Pilipinas Filipino Cult.



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

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Teachers at Balboa High School held class discussions Friday about the gun that was fired on campus Thursday and the ...



Balboa High School gun incident highlights gaps in policy guiding police on campus  San Francisco Examiner

Controversy over police handling of an incident in which a student fired a gun at Balboa High School in August is drawing attention to talks on a contract.



Chalos SF Opens for Churros and Empanadas in the Avenues  Eater SF

Plus: A Filipino food crawl gets crawling and a Spanish-style wine bar opens for real.



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 ...



Gunfire at Balboa High School in SF Prompts Lockdown  NBC Bay Area

A student who had been playing with a handgun on the campus of Balboa High School in San Francisco when the gun fired, prompting a heavy police response ...



Police Respond To Gun Incident At Balboa High School  San Francisco News

SAN FRANCISCO—Officers from the San Francisco Police Department responded to a possible firearm incident in a classroom at Balboa High School on ...



SF Preps Football: Lincoln braves storm to defeat Balboa to advance to section championship  San Francisco Examiner

By Jeff Weisinger Special to S.F. Examiner Entering Friday's semifinal matchup against Balboa High School, the Lincoln Mustangs knew that they would be fac.



SF Preps Baseball: Lowell blasts Balboa 12-1 behind strong outing from Levi Humphrey  San Francisco Examiner

BALBOA PARK — As he concluded his warm-up pitches before the sixth inning on Monday, Lowell Cardinals senior Levi Humphrey cracked a smirk, and ...



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., ...



Cool by Ron Jones  The Good Men Project

Witness a boy's clumsy encounter and recognize our young selves in his cluelessness.



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 ...



Ressa to Fil-Ams: Hold the line in defense of press freedom, democracy  INQUIRER.net

A standing-room-only Bayanihan Resource Center was the venue for the talk of embattled Rappler co-founder and CEO Maria Ressa. INQUIRER/Jun Nucum.



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.



Legislation requiring right to counsel for older youth moves forward  San Francisco Examiner

Legislation that would ensure all youth in San Francisco have access to legal counsel and a parent or responsible adult prior to a police interrogation cle.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



What Are They Teaching Kids These Days?  Sierra Magazine

Increasingly, comprehensive environmental education is starting in high school.



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.



SF Preps Soccer: University, Sacred Heart Cathedral, Mission and Lowell advance to NorCal semifinals  San Francisco Examiner

Editor's note: The time for Sacred Heart Cathedral's game against Central Valley has been changed to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, from 4 p.m. By Ryan Maquiñana ...



Parents of man killed in SF barbershop shootout sue police  San Francisco Chronicle

The parents of a 21-year-old man killed earlier this year in a chaotic exchange of gunfire with San Francisco police inside an Excelsior neighborhood ...



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.



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 ...



$185 million windfall wasn’t enough — so SF Supes increase pot by $52 million  San Francisco Chronicle

Apparently, a $185 million windfall wasn't enough to address San Francisco's problems. So on Wednesday, the Board of Supervisors' Budget and Finance ...



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 ...



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 ...



Spending deal to benefit teachers, homeless services moves forward  San Francisco Examiner

San Francisco's debate over how to spend hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue came to a head Wednesday, ending in a deal to fund teacher raises and h.



Citizen, the real-time crime alerting app, is growing in big cities  WTVR CBS 6 News

"What we have done, in essence, is open up the emergency response system from an information perspective," Citizen co-founder and CEO Andrew Frame told ...



SFPD town hall following Excelsior barbershop shootout features frayed nerves, graphic footage  Mission Local

Emotions ran high Thursday evening at Balboa High School as the San Francisco Police Department held a town hall to release details of the March 21 shootout ...



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 teachers struggle amid costly housing  San Francisco Chronicle

Priced out: With stagnant salaries, growing ranks of teachers have decided that working in San Francisco's public schools isn't worth the sacrifices.



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

Good morning. (Want to get California Today by email? Here's the sign-up.) This week, I profiled Vinod Khosla, whose nearly decade-long quest to close the ...



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 ...



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.



Boys soccer defeats Williams in playoffs  Winters Express

The Winters High School boys soccer team played the NSCIF Division III championship game on Tuesday, Feb. 19. The Warriors kept their home field ...



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 ...



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...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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 ...



Dad’s Facebook Post on How to Properly Drop Off Children at School Goes Viral  The Epoch Times

A North Carolina father's etiquette guide for parents, detailing how to properly drop off and pick up their children at school, has gone viral. David Danielewicz ...



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.



Ressa reiterates call to Fil-Ams to hold the line for press freedom  Philippine News

Days before Rappler founder and CEO Maria Ressa was arrested after she arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport for the 7th case against her she was.



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 ...



Firetrucks race to 12-story building near SF State campus as fire alarm rings out  Golden Gate Xpress

Two firetrucks carrying half a dozen San Francisco firefighters descended on a 12-story building near the SF State campus Wednesday afternoon as a fire alarm ...



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. And, suddenly, he ...



Is 'ski week' elitist or a bad name for a valuable break from school?  SF Gate

School districts in Mill Valley, San Rafael, Albany, West Contra Costa and Los Gatos all have one. San Francisco and Oakland don't. Many independent schools ...



Fatal Shooting In Oceanview Leaves Teen Dead  San Francisco News

An 18-year-old man identified as Josiah Lightfoot, was shot and killed in San Francisco's Oceanview neighborhood on the night of Friday, January 20.



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.



Three Arrested In Death Of Employee  San Francisco News

SAN FRANCISCO—On Wednesday, August 29, San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón revealed that Ramiro Pena, 48, of Dublin; Michael Sommer, 41, ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



$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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



9-Year-Old Took Loaded Gun to School Over Bullying  The Epoch Times

A 9-year-old boy took a loaded handgun to school and threatened three of his classmates over bullying, in Lauderhill, Florida.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Drag Queen Carnie Asada Didn't Know She Was Promoting Condos Made Available By Ellis Act Evictions  SFist

A San Francisco real estate agent hired drag queen Carnie Asada to star in a video advertising Casa de Dolores, a set of fully renovated condominiums whose ...



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 ...



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 ...



SF Teachers Union Elects New Leadership  Beyond Chron

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



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.



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.



Roxie Food Center serves sandwiches, community near Balboa Park  SFGate

They line up all day long. Concrete contractors and nurses, mail carriers and police officers, students and new moms, a whole Richard Scarry book's worth of ...



"Still, We Rise" Pinays in the Arts Showcase 2018  NBC Bay Area

San Francisco State University's Kappa Psi Epsilon Sorority, Inc. will host its annual Pinays in the Arts Showcase (PITA) on Friday, February 23. This year's ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

Jerwin Ancajas named his children after NBA players, so to be able to perform at the home court of the defending NBA champions is beyond his wildest dreams.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...



Woman Arrested In Connection To Teen Shooting  San Francisco News

Silvia Lorena Montoya, 43, has been charged for allegedly shooting and killing Jonathan Caballero, 18. Caballero was found dead on a trail at 6:45 a.m..



Prosecutor: SF construction worker killed in dispute over toilet  SFGate

Two weeks before a Los Angeles woman was charged with fatally stabbing a construction worker in San Francisco over the use of a portable toilet, she stabbed ...



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 ...



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 ...



Mission makes history with first-ever state title  SFBay

While team members of Mission High School ate Haribo gummy bears on the bench during their state championship game on Friday afternoon, their opponents ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Sandra Day O'Connor courts S.F. audience  San Francisco Chronicle

Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, smiled as she told the story of her first job as an attorney to a San Francisco ...



School clinics serve many needs  San Francisco Chronicle

School clinics serve many needs Since the Balboa Teen Health Center, a school-based medical and mental health clinic, was established nearly 20 years ago, ...



Keep a short leash! Spike in SF coyote sightings  SFGate

Roughly 50 neighbors flocked to a community meeting in Golden Gate Park Wednesday night concerned about what seems to be an uptick in coyotes around ...



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 ...



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