Mid-Market / Tenderloin

Mayor Lee Launches Invest in Neighborhood program in 2012 using LIttle Saigon as the backdrop

Little Saigon’s Bright Future

Posted December 10, 2015 by

The Tenderloin’s Little Saigon district (Larkin between Eddy and O’Farrell) had a bounce back year in 2015 and its future is bright. All of these positives occurred this year: *The Mayor’s Office approved $35,000 in funding for new lighting on
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Chip Conley Speaks at the Tenderloin Museum on Dec. 2

Chip Conley to Speak at Tenderloin Museum

Posted November 16, 2015 by

Chip Conley, who used the Tenderloin’s Phoenix Hotel as a springboard for reinventing the boutique hotel industry, will speak about his experiences  in and out of the neighborhood at the Tenderloin Museum on December 2, at 7pm.  It is an
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Concert for the cadillac

Help Save the Cadillac Hotel

Posted November 12, 2015 by Kathy Looper

The Cadillac Hotel, with over 158 tenants situated in the heart of the Tenderloin district has been hit with a order from the City to upgrade their electrical system at a cost of over $300,000.00.  Also in jeopardy with the
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Space 236, a gallery for Tenderloin artists

New Gallery to Support Tenderloin Artists

Posted November 10, 2015 by

As artists in San Francisco’s SOMA, Mission, and other neighborhoods struggle to survive, those in the Tenderloin have lacked sufficient community venues to even market their art. The Tenderloin Housing Clinic (publisher of Beyond Chron) hopes to start changing this
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Detective Lew Archer Visits the 1951 Tenderloin

Posted October 21, 2015 by

San Francisco’s Tenderloin has long been the quintessential noir neighborhood. Dashiell Hammett launched his writing career and helped invent the noir genre in the 1920’s while living at 620 Eddy Street at Larkin. Ross Macdonald is another legendary noir writer
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