Thursday, June 4, 2020

NEWS

Map: Veterans stuck in disability claims backlog limbo

Compare backlogs and wait times at the 58 VA regional offices on this interactive map. It automatically updates weekly, tracking in real-time whether the...

The World Series, Dave Eggers Style

The best-selling author takes his sketchbook to the ballpark We invited San Francisco author and artist Dave Eggers, founder of McSweeney's literary journal and the nonprofit writing...

Tourk Resigns from Another Campaign: Gascón’s

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón announced the resignation of campaign consultant Alex Tourk on Tuesday, just hours after the disgraced lobbyist stepped down from...

Made in Hayward: Bus Maker Finally Wins a Local Contract

For the past decade, Jose Luis Tejeda felt insulted every time he saw an Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District bus drive past his place of work. Tejada, 60,...

Better Business Bureau warns of Sandy relief scams

As West Coasters watched Hurricane Sandy pummel the East Coast from afar, many wondered what they could do to help. Unfortunately, in the wake...

Sierra Club officials ‘don’t know what to make’ of Hetch Hetchy measure

From the days of John Muir, the Sierra Club has lobbied to restore Hetch Hetchy, an alpine valley in Yosemite National Park inundated by...