Raccoon's freedom costs San Francisco carpenter his job

SAN FRANCISCO - A carpenter has been fired for freeing...been trapped by exterminators at the San Francisco construction site where he worked.Todd Sutton told the San Francisco Chronicle that he came to work one morning...
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David Williams Richards industry. During a short hiatus from Juneau, he worked on the reconstruction of the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco which was originally built for the World's Fair in 1915. He owned David W. Richards General Contractor for over...
Southeast History in review: Before Dorothy Lake's hydro project

...been discovered. The first to look at the hydro potential was A.J. Ela, an engineer for the publishers of the San Francisco Chronicle and Los Angeles Times, who sought timber and power to build a nearby paper mill.From these power surveys...
Today In Sports History for March 23

...points to lead Kentucky to a 58-42 win over Baylor in the NCAA basketball championship.1956 - Bill Russell led San Francisco to an 83-71 victory over Iowa in the NCAA basketball championship.1957 - North Carolina defeat Wilt Chamberlain...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 19

...97-66 over the Baltimore Bullets, setting an NBA record for the most consecutive wins at the end of a season.1955 - San Francisco wins the NCAA basketball championship with a 77-63 victory over La Salle.1955 - Dick Ricketts and Si Green combine...
Celebrated Little League team stripped of championship title

...was the toast of Chicago and was honored with trips to San Francisco and to the White House.But the sport's governing...treated to a trip to a major league World Series game in San Francisco and then a visit with President Barack Obama and first...
Walt Disney Co. announces it will develop 'Frozen 2'

...sequel to "Frozen," the 2013 animated smash hit.Disney Chief Executive Robert Iger was joined on the stage of San Francisco's Palace of Fine Arts by "Frozen" actor Josh Gad and Walt Disney Animation Studios Chief Creative Officer John...
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Big trades steal spotlight from free agents

...Five-time All-Pro linebacker Patrick Willis, the heart of San Francisco's defense for eight seasons, called it quits. The...6-foot-5, 331-pound lineman played five seasons with San Francisco, is a three-time Pro Bowl player and made the All-Pro...
Volunteers in Service to ? Alaska smooth truck business.Lindsey Bennett is a volunteer who just arrived in Kake. She's lived in Virginia and San Francisco, and worked with London's long-term homeless population.When she got back, someone suggested she look at AmeriCorps...

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple wants to move the Internet from your pocket to your wrist.Time will tell if millions of consumers are willing to spend...


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