Letters to the Editor

To the Editor…

Posted February 26, 2015

Subject: How Coney Island Defined America In 1941 a remarkable history of Coney Island was published, titled Sodom By The Sea. I look forward to reading Randy Shaw’s recommendation to learn what new material has been presented. I lived and
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To the Editor…

Posted February 23, 2015

Beyondchron (who ever you are): Saw your article on the Internet in Google Alerts for “SFFD”.  Nice going!  Excellent article the likes of which USED TO BE written by Matier & Ross for the Chronicle.  As a retired SF Firefighter
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To the Editor…

Posted February 20, 2015

Please keep reporting on this “Sprinklers for Old Apartments” issue, as I suspect that their may be an effort to reduce the number of these units by negligence and attrition. Thank You.
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To the Editor…

Posted February 19, 2015

My family and I attended the wonderful “Tet” Vietnamese Lunar New Year Festival held at the Civic Center on February 14. 10,000 – 15,000 people went to this Festival, which featured beautiful Vietnamese music sung by many artists. Delicious foods
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To the Editor…

Posted February 19, 2015

In her Feb. 17th article “School Nutrition Assn Defies Common Sense,” Dana Woldow demonstrates a clear intent to disregard facts and discredit valid data pertaining to the operation of school meal programs under new national nutrition standards. Despite a Feb. 10 letter to
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To the Editor…

Posted February 19, 2015

Ms. Woldow does amazing work drilling down for the truth and advocating for the many low income students who get a large percentage of their nutrients from School Meals provided by the USDA National School Lunch Program.   It seems
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To the Editor…

Posted February 18, 2015

Hi Randy-   Interesting concept the idea of set times for hearings—sounds as if it would call for a level of organization not yet reached by the City….But, as you are no doubt aware, this current crop of Supervisors and
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To the Editor…

Posted February 12, 2015

Subject: retirement woes this article hit home. as a teacher in SFUSD, I do have a CALSTRS pension. a former homeowner in SF, the City’s exorbitant demands and a negative return on rents combined to drive me and my wife
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