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3/26/2014

To some, the Google Bus is a symbol of all that's wrong with San Francisco—entitlement, displacement, inequality. But to others—... More»

3/25/2014

The San Francisco Bay is home to all kinds of amazing aquatic creatures. Here, and in the slideshow above, check out six of our favorites: ... More»

3/25/2014

The Bay Are is getting ready for the longest stretch of rain we've seen all year, which starts today and will continue through the weekend. Today and... More»

3/24/2014

Twice a week, Todd Oppenheimer strips down to his Speedo, tugs on a neoprene swim cap ("like a wetsuit for your head"), and plunges into Aquatic... More»

An abalone diver in Sonoma County kicks to the surface with his catch.
3/21/2014

By the time the Sonoma County sheriff’s air ambulance helicopter reached Cedric Collett in the roiling waters off Sea Ranch, it was... More»

3/21/2014

It was only a matter of time before some smart-ass photographer put together a pitch-perfect satire of the cost of shelter in this town. That smart-ass was... More»

The San Francisco waterfront around the turn of the nineteenth century.
3/20/2014

San Francisco Bay is clearer than it has been since the gold rush. Its waters are less muddy, and much of the befouling sediment that formerly... More»

3/19/2014

Rebecca Flint Marx, Senior Editor: The breakfast biscuit sandwich at Devil's Teeth Baking Co. in the Outer Sunset. It's a thing of tender, buttery... More»

3/19/2014

MetroMile is a new app that uses data from your car and the city to warn you to move your vehicle ahead of regularly-scheduled street sweeping. Is... More»