Supes Back Tenderloin Step-Up Housing (Updated)

Posted February 13, 2017 by

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors Land Use Committee voted 3-0 today to approve  a Tenderloin affordable housing project backed by tenants, labor, D6 Supervisor Jane Kim, the developer of the inextricably linked 950-974 Market Street project  and just about
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Remembering Hank Wilson’s Trans Legacy

Posted February 13, 2017 by

As San Francisco’s historic Tenderloin neighborhood is slated to be the nation’s first transgender district (to be named the Compton’s Transgender, Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual (TLGB) District), it’s a good time to recall the late Hank Wilson’s special role in
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New Report: CA Urban Crime Trends Stable From 2010-2016)

Posted February 9, 2017 by Mike Males

// A  fact sheet from the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice finds that, despite the implementation of large-scale criminal justice reforms, California’s urban crime rates remained stable from 2010 through early 2016. The report uses recently released FBI crime
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More Reviews From The 19th S.F. IndieFest

Posted February 9, 2017 by

Is Charlie Lyne’s documentary “Fear Itself” an autobiographical look at the filmmaker’s relationship to horror films?  Personal details such as mentions of recuperation from an accident and an incident at a funeral pepper the voiceover narration.  Yet is offscreen narrator
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To the Editor…

To the Editor…

Posted February 8, 2017 by

Subject: Should the Internet Change How SF Uses Land? Certainly are a lot of empty retail spaces in all the new ugly buildings from Church to Sanchez on Market.   Church to Sanchez on Market has always had trouble keeping retail
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Should the Internet Change How SF Uses Land?

Posted February 7, 2017 by

Shift Ground-Floor Uses from Retail to Housing The closing of once popular San Francisco restaurants like AQ and the decline of longtime Union Square pillar Macy’s raise a larger question: Have the fundamentals of urban retail changed? If the answer
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