Stories about San Francisco

Trixie Mattel’s grown-up dream world

A house, a partner, a new album, and a gangbusters tour. Has the drag star left her Barbie life behind? No way!

In ‘The Children,’ nuclear disaster, strange twists, and surprising humor

Director Barbara Damashek and star Anne Darragh talk about the 'astonishing' heart in Aurora Theatre's new eco-thriller.

The misleading reports (and reporting) on Prop. E

Once again, some city officials (and the Chron) are using scare tactics to suggest that linking office growth to housing will ruin the economy.

Hiking the Crosstown Trail: a photo-essay, part two

From Candlestick Point to Lands End, the new path across SF offers a view of the city's relationship to nature.

Hiking the Crosstown Trail: a photo-essay, part one

Photographer Lucas Thornton walks the 16.7-mile trail, which opened in June and cuts from Candlestick Point to Lands End.

A culture of corruption at City Hall

A generation of mayors allowed this to happen -- and all it does is help Donald Trump's agenda.

Supes approve City College money; will mayor veto?

Money to prevent class cuts gets 7-4 approval, but chancellor shows no signs of wanting to accept it.

FBI complaint alleges widespread corruption by DPW chief

Ongoing investigation also references other city officials but charges limited to Nuru and restaurateur.

FBI arrests DPW director in corruption case

BREAKING: Mohammed Nuru, ally of Willie Brown and Ed Lee, facing unspecified charges.

Could SF take over thousands of rent-controlled apartments?

Preston wants the city to put together a bid for some of the 2,164 units that a huge landlord has suddenly put on the market.