Muni http://kalw.org en All kinds of ways to get around the Bay http://kalw.org/post/all-kinds-ways-get-around-bay <p>For some people, the daily commute will get a little easier this week. Monday morning, a new ferry service between the Oakland, Alameda, and South San Francisco opened. In San Francisco, regular service resumed on the MUNI&rsquo;s N Judah and J Church lines, after ten days of repair work at some of the city&rsquo;s busiest transit junctions. Statewide, however, things aren&rsquo;t so bright. A new poll shows that voters are losing faith in plans for a high-speed rail system in California. Tue, 05 Jun 2012 22:57:28 +0000 Julie Caine 11693 at http://kalw.org All kinds of ways to get around the Bay Connecting the Dots: Afternoon Edition for Monday, May 21, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-afternoon-edition-monday-may-21-2012 <p>(SF Gate) // <strong>Solar eclipse blinds driver.</strong> Check out that solar eclipse yesterday? It was blindingly beautiful. In fact, a driver in South San Francisco was, she said, &ldquo;temporarily blinded&rdquo; when she <a href="http://blog.sfgate.com/crime/2012/05/21/san-bruno-woman-blames-car-crash-on-eclipse/?tsp=1">ran into a mother and daughter crossing the street</a> during the eclipse. In her defense, Grand Avenue has signs warning drivers of glares &ndash; even when there aren&#39;t any eclipses happening...</p> Mon, 21 May 2012 22:38:29 +0000 Holly McDede 10976 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Afternoon Edition for Monday, May 21, 2012 Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Monday, May 21, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-monday-may-21-2012 <p>(Bay Citizen) // The $68 billion bullet train project, destined to connect San Francisco to Los Angeles, is facing criticism after it was discovered that the light rail authority enacted a new policy to destroy emails after a 90-day period. <a href="http://www.baycitizen.org/government/story/rail-authority-policy-purge-e-mails-ire/">Five years of emails were deleted</a> in the midst of multiple inquires from local government and opposition groups in search of information on the train&rsquo;s progress. Mon, 21 May 2012 16:27:38 +0000 News Producer 10952 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Monday, May 21, 2012 In San Francisco, it’s not always easy to get to school http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-it-s-not-always-easy-get-school <p>If you’ve lived in San Francisco long enough, you might have noticed that there are fewer yellow school buses crisscrossing the city. State budget cuts have forced the school district to cut its bus services to 98 percent of high school students. Only five middle schools still get busing. Even elementary schools have been losing service. And deeper cuts are promised for next year.</p> Thu, 22 Mar 2012 20:26:14 +0000 Kyung Jin Lee 7926 at http://kalw.org In San Francisco, it’s not always easy to get to school Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Wednesday, March 21, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-wednesday-march-21-2012 <p>Mayor Ed Lee will seek to remove <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/03/21/MN601NNOM4.DTL&amp;type=newsbayarea">Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi</a> from office, citing political misconduct in response to the incident that led to Mirkarimi&#39;s guilty plea of false imprisonment...</p> Wed, 21 Mar 2012 17:23:35 +0000 Katie Styer 7851 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Wednesday, March 21, 2012