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Need an Emergency Lyft?

Need an Emergency Lyft?
May 14, 2019

Nothing says ‘welcome home’ more than throwing up a week’s worth of food. Sheila Huitron was puking her guts out for days, upon her return to San Francisco after a couple weeks’ long vacation...

Lyft vs. Uber: The Battle of the Rideshares

Lyft vs. Uber: The Battle of the Rideshares
May 15, 2015

Illustration by Jay Garcia   There’s always a debate on what specific ride share service to take. Between my friends and I, it always seems like it’s a tug-of-war between Lyft and Uber....

Tales of a Lyft Driver

Student by day, Erika Maldonado moonlights as a Lyft driver in the City by the Bay. Photo by John Ornelas / Xpress
December 17, 2013

While weekend warriors are out on the town, I’m the one they call when they need a lift.  Most people know it as ride sharing, but the California Public Utilities Commission has officially dubbed...

Can I Get a LYFT?

Can I Get a LYFT?
October 24, 2012

Words: Barbara Szabo Chad Heimann is standing on the right side of the checkout counter at Guitar Center in the Nob Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, placing a stack of coupons and flyers into a...

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