.Phil Marshall

May 10, 2010

Reforming Proposition 13

Democratic Assemblyman Tom Ammiano of San Francisco will introduce a bill into the California Legislature today that could close tax loopholes in Proposition 13....
Apr 28, 2010

The Lecture’s Online, Let’s Play Hookie

Michelle Bitten isn't a morning person, which made it hard for her to get to her 8 a.m. biology class at UC Berkeley three...
Apr 15, 2010

Ten Reasons Not to Fire Don Nelson

The Warriors’ season ended last night with a 122-116 victory over the Portland Trailblazers. While the win was a pleasant way to close...
Apr 9, 2010

UC Berkeley Human Powered Vehicle Team Rides Again

Between 1999 and 2001, the UC Berkeley Human Powered Vehicle team went on a tear and broke five world records for human-powered speed, but...
Apr 6, 2010

East and West Oakland Lag on Census

Only 32 percent of the households in West Oakland have responded to mailed census forms, according to Sonny Le of the Census Bureau. Le...
Mar 24, 2010

Communities Brace for Pot Legalization

California’s Secretary of State certified a ballot measure to legalize pot in California, according to the Chronicle. If the measure passes in November, as...
Mar 17, 2010

New Critical Habitat for Red-Legged Frog

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has designated more than 1.6 million acres of critical habitat for the California red-legged frog in 28 California...
Mar 4, 2010

SF State Protest Temporarily Shuts Down Traffic

Traffic on 19th Avenue was temporarily shut down today when students from San Francisco State University protesting cuts to educational funding poured into the...