Tag Archives: Patrick Kollman

Swine Flu Krispies

Today it’s about food. Food suitable for the President. Food that cures anxiety. Hell, food that battles swine flu. You know how when you’re a kid you think your parents are full of it when...

Talking Statues, Pot Smoking and PB&J

Seems like a slow local news night when Mission Mission is covered with images of goofy genital towels and SF Gate is focused on the Giants’ star pitcher, Tim Lincecum, smoking pot. Check out Rosa...

Supes, Science and Mission High

Mission High School takes center stage on Mission Loc@l today. Watch the student-produced video of Mission High’s chess champ William Sanchez. Or venture into another part of the high school in an exploration of the...


With Day of the Dead and Halloween now behind us, surely many people will get the post-dress-up-like-a-fool-in-public blues. But November has other treats in store. And not just turkey/tofurkey day. That’s right, it’s Movember! Not...
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DNA Profiling: You May Be Next

The ACLU claims California DNA collection law violates civil rights.
Officer Nathan Bernard displays his cell phone in Bernal Heights.

Call the Cops … on Their Cells?

In a bid to connect with the community, Mission police will give 24th Street beat cops cell phones and share the numbers with the public.

Undoc’d Immigrants in the Prison Debate

State's proposal expected to include deportation of immigrant inmates.
The Chronicle could face new competition in the Bay Area

A Sign of The Times

Mixed feelings about New York papers entering Bay Area. By PATRICK KOLLMAN