Tenderloin Déjà Vu

Posted August 29, 2017 by

If San Francisco ignoring community input before opening a 24-hour homeless drop-in center in the Tenderloin sounds familiar, that’s because it is. In 1990, Mayor Art Agnos similarly bypassed the neighborhood in announcing the opening of a homeless shelter at
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Who’s Better? Glennon vs. Kaepernick

Posted August 22, 2017 by

I did not want to wade into the Colin Kaepernick story, but the Chicago Bears $14 million new quarterback Mike Glennon  compelled me. Glennon, a career backup, was handed a huge contract to be the Bears starting quarterback. He got
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Is Authentic SF Vanishing?

Posted August 15, 2017 by

The proposed sale of the Gangway, San Francisco’s oldest gay bar, revives questions as to what the loss of storied businesses means for the city. Located at 841 Larkin Street under the Hartland Hotel in the city’s Tenderloin neighborhood, the
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Mid-Market’s Empty Shopping Center

Posted August 15, 2017 by Garrett Bergthold

People often scream “build it and they will come” when talking about luring tenants to new developments. But for the brand-new shopping center said to be a catalyst for revitalizing Mid-Market – somebody built it, but nobody came. 6×6, originally
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