Jessica Kwong

Landlords and property owners in Chinatown are putting their real estate on the market because their children aren't interested in operating the buildings. (Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner)

Chinatown changeover: Landlords looking for exit strategy

Joe and Ruby Lee bought a three­-story building by Chinatown on Pacific…

Landlords and property owners in Chinatown are putting their real estate on the market because their children aren't interested in operating the buildings. (Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner)

Low-income Mission child care center worries about losing lease

Nearly a decade ago, the Mission Child Care Consortium, a go-to for…

James Ng speaks during a 1920C hearing on Wednesday. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Embattled co-working space makes appeal to stay in Chinatown

A Zoning Administrator’s hearing was the battleground this week in the intense…

James Ng speaks during a 1920C hearing on Wednesday. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Doctor Ako Jacintho performs a routine checkup with HealthRIGHT 360 Safety Coordinator Ray Macias  inside the HealthRIGHT 360 clinic on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Nonprofit buys building to continue services amid housing crisis

HealthRIGHT 360 may not be a huge household name in The City,…

Doctor Ako Jacintho performs a routine checkup with HealthRIGHT 360 Safety Coordinator Ray Macias  inside the HealthRIGHT 360 clinic on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Dr. Mimi Lee/Courtesy photo

Physician in SF civil trial calls frozen embryos “priceless”

The ex-wife in a controversial civil trial over frozen embryos testified Thursday,…

Dr. Mimi Lee/Courtesy photo
Dr. Mimi Lee. (Courtesy photo)

Ex-husband testifies in first day of SF court battle over frozen embryos

A trial that will likely set a precedent on cases involving divorcees…

Dr. Mimi Lee. (Courtesy photo)

Trial opening in SF divorcees’ frozen embryos dispute

San Francisco anesthesiologist Mimi Lee was at the end of several years…

The new San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center on Potrero Avenue will house the emergency department, acute inpatient beds and operating room. (Courtesy Perretti and Parks Pictures)

New SFGH building on pace for May opening

Eight years in the making, the new San Francisco General Hospital and…

The new San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center on Potrero Avenue will house the emergency department, acute inpatient beds and operating room. (Courtesy Perretti and Parks Pictures)

Chinatown nonprofits sign new lease extending life of interactive community space

The Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco signed a six-month, below-market-rate lease…

Courtesy GiveForward

Fundraisers for Embarcadero homicide victim Kathryn Steinle gaining support

A memorial fund on the website GiveForward has launched in memory of…

Courtesy GiveForward

Car-sized sinkhole reported in Outer Sunset

A sinkhole nearly the size of a car was reported at 38th Avenue…

Organizers of a ballot initiative for a moratorium on market-rate housing in the Mission are confident they have enough signatures to qualify for the November ballot.  Mike Koozmin, S.F. Examiner, 2015

Organizers for Airbnb, Mission moratorium ballot measures say they’ve met signature gathering goals

Organizers behind two potential local ballot measures on some of the most…

Organizers of a ballot initiative for a moratorium on market-rate housing in the Mission are confident they have enough signatures to qualify for the November ballot.  Mike Koozmin, S.F. Examiner, 2015
James Michael McAdoo, pictured congratulating Stephen Curry, embraced his role on the bench during the Warriors' NBA championship run. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

No summer blues for Holiday, McAdoo

Justin Holiday and James Michael McAdoo weren’t front and center in the…

James Michael McAdoo, pictured congratulating Stephen Curry, embraced his role on the bench during the Warriors' NBA championship run. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Reverend and Doctor, David Gushee, spoke inside the Grace Cathedral in San Francisco for the Love and Justice service on Thursday, July 2, 2015. The service was a celebration of marriage equality. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Minister gives sermon at SF’s Grace Cathedral supporting LGBT community

The recent U.S. Supreme Court decision granting same-sex couples the constitutional right…

Reverend and Doctor, David Gushee, spoke inside the Grace Cathedral in San Francisco for the Love and Justice service on Thursday, July 2, 2015. The service was a celebration of marriage equality. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Joshua Spencer (Courtesy SFPD)

Police arrest man in connection with shooting during SF Pride

San Francisco police arrested 19-year-old San Francisco resident Joshua Spencer on Thursday…

Joshua Spencer (Courtesy SFPD)
Fireworks fill the air in the bay over the Oakland, bottom, and San Francisco skylines, divided by the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge, as part of New Year's Eve celebrations in a view from Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Photo)

Fog won’t cloud fireworks show in SF

San Francisco is known to be foggy — especially during the summer…

Fireworks fill the air in the bay over the Oakland, bottom, and San Francisco skylines, divided by the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge, as part of New Year's Eve celebrations in a view from Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Photo)

Shooting off The Embarcadero ruled a homicide

A 31-year-old Pleasanton woman was fatally shot Wednesday evening while standing on Pier…

SF hit-and-run leaves bicyclist with life-threatening injuries

A bicyclist is fighting for her life after being struck by a…

Eggbanxx Ambassador Jennifer Frappier speaking to the women in the audience at the #LetsChill Egg Freezing Party event in the Westin St. Francis. 335 Powell St, San Francisco on Tuesday June 23, 2015. (NATASHA DANGOND/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINER)

Egg-freezing growing in popularity among young professional women in The City

Glasses filled with champagne and other spirits in hand, around 85 women…

Eggbanxx Ambassador Jennifer Frappier speaking to the women in the audience at the #LetsChill Egg Freezing Party event in the Westin St. Francis. 335 Powell St, San Francisco on Tuesday June 23, 2015. (NATASHA DANGOND/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINER)
Around 100,000 people gathered to celebrate the 45th annual Pride Parade in San Francisco. Sunday June 28, 2015. (Natasha Dangond/Special to S.F. Examiner/

A historic Pride Parade: Gay marriage win gives LGBT community in SF something to celebrate

Energized by the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision legalizing gay marriage, a rainbow…

Around 100,000 people gathered to celebrate the 45th annual Pride Parade in San Francisco. Sunday June 28, 2015. (Natasha Dangond/Special to S.F. Examiner/