Saturday, April 17, 2021

Tag: Examiner

SF Weekly editor fired as paper reportedly shifts more to entertainment

By Tim Redmond JANUARY 14 -- The longtime editor of SF Weekly was just fired in a move that suggests the Canadian owners want more of an entertainment focus at...

Kaboom! The plan to blow up Candlestick — and the health impacts on the neighborhood

By Tim Redmond JANUARY 7, 2015 – Stand outside of Shirley Moore’s front door and you can see Candlestick Park – easily. The empty stadium is about 300 feet away....

Beyond the happy talk at Flower Mart press conference, big issues remain

By Zelda Bronstein DECEMBER 19, 2014 -- In the face of continuing opposition, Kilroy Realty Corporation has completed its takeover of the San Francisco Flower Mart. But the future of the...

Politics on Tuesday: The new (sorta) Board of Supervisors — and what the vote-by-mail results mean

By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 11, 2014 – The Next Big Thing in San Francisco politics will be the reshaping of the Board of Supervisors, which could start to happen as...

The strangest BART Board race ever

  By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 3, 2014 – The Bay Area Rapid Transit District Board of Directors is not one of the more distinguished public agencies in Northern California. The members...

Can we save newspaper archives — and history?

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 16, 2014 – The owners of the Bay Guardian, who shut the paper down Monday, have at least gotten one message: It’s not okay to take...

What to look for in the dueling autopsies of Michael Brown

By A.C. Thompson Ed note: A.C. used to work for me at the Bay Guardian, and I thought this piece he wrote might be useful not only for discussions about...

How the Chron missed the point on the Nieto autopsy

By Tim Redmond SEPTEMBER 15, 2014 -- The autopsy report on Alex Nieto was full of news; we reported some of it last week. There are lots of ways to...

Breaking: Nieto had a least 14 gunshot wounds, autopsy report shows

By Tim Redmond Alex Nieto had at least 14 gunshot wounds and possibly as many as 15, including two shots to the head and several to the back, the long-awaited...

Politics on Tuesday: What the latest Campos-Chiu poll numbers mean

By Tim Redmond SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 -- In November, 2003, shortly after Matt Gonzalez finished second in the voting for mayor, well behind front-runner Gavin Newsom, the San Francisco Examiner...