A power outage — unrelated to today’s 3.8 quake that has left 7,000 without electricity in Pacifica — occurred in the Lake Merced area of San Francisco this morning.

KRON now reports that San Francisco State, located in that area, has canceled any classes scheduled to start after 4 p.m.

San Francisco State Cancels Rest of Classes Today Because of Power Outage 18 April,2011Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of EconomyBeat.org, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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