Tag Archives: election

Poll Workers Optimistic About Voter Turnout

Attendants at polling sites around the Mission were optimistic about voter turnout this afternoon. At Hua Zang Si temple on 22nd Street, poll workers said voters had been lining up outside the polling site before it...
Amy Bacharach, far right, listens to a question from a member of the audience. Eight of ten candidates vying for four seats on the City College of San Francisco Board of Trustees took questions during a panel debate on Friday at the New America Media office.

City College Board of Trustee Candidates Debate Amid Accreditation Troubles

Whether the fiscal and managerial troubles that have brought the City College of San Francisco’s accreditation into question threatens the school’s ability to remain open varies depending upon whom you ask. “The threat is real,”...

Oceans, Food, Fines and an Anthem

The weather felt a little more like fall again yesterday. Makes me want soup, tea, and hot toddies. Also makes me appreciate warmth and big, hot meals. The San Francisco Food Bank is getting ready...
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Measure M Promises Legal Battle

“Illegal.” “Scary.” “Unconstitutional.” “Cluster***k.” Curses multiplied like bounced checks at Tuesday night’s monthly meeting of the Small Property Owners of San Francisco Institute. To the eight dozen members gathered in the conference room of Saint...
Noticias Univision reporter Alejandro Mendoza reported live from the City College campus

Ranchera Music Draws New Voters

It was live from City College as Univision reporter Alejandro Mendoza implored Spanish-speaking citizens on a recent Friday afternoon to come register to vote. “I always have Univision on,” said Rosabeta Almendares, who caught the...