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A cyclist rides past the former Ashley and McMullen-Wing Sun funeral home, which will be the site of a new affordable housing project for seniors, at 4200 Geary Blvd. in the Richmond District on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Affordable senior housing project announced in Richmond District

Former funeral home site to become 98 units of housing for low-income, formerly homeless seniors

A cyclist rides past the former Ashley and McMullen-Wing Sun funeral home, which will be the site of a new affordable housing project for seniors, at 4200 Geary Blvd. in the Richmond District on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Its opening delayed due to the pandemic, the SkyStar Observation Wheel is set to open soon after sitting unused for months in Golden Gate Park’s Music Concourse. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F. Examiner)

150-foot Ferris wheel opens in Golden Gate Park Oct. 21

SkyStar Observation attraction celebrates landmark’s 150th anniversary

Its opening delayed due to the pandemic, the SkyStar Observation Wheel is set to open soon after sitting unused for months in Golden Gate Park’s Music Concourse. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Red Victorian residents fight eviction with drag

Red Victorian residents host a drag show to avoid displacement and fund queer and transgender housing project

SFPUC expands grant program for homeowners preparing for winter rains

City now offers upfront funding to some homeowners for flood protection installation

SF International Arts fest goes on with outdoor staging at Fort Mason

Social distanced dance, music and theater slated for Oct. 24-25

19-year-old UC Berkeley student reported missing near Crissy Field

SFPD looking for UC Berkeley student last seen on Sept. 30

Abundant Birth Project gives expecting mothers one less thing to worry about

Program aims to reduce Black, Pacific Islander preterm births with monthly payments, support

Bill rehousing transgender inmates moves to Newsom’s desk

State Sen. Scott Wiener and advocates urge the passing of “life-saving” legislation

El Tecolote celebrates 50 years of journalism

Nonprofit community newspaper provides San Francisco and Latino community with free, bilingual news

‘She Represents’ tells stories of modern women politicians

Book for teens digs deeper than ‘girl power’ volumes

SFPUC COVID-19 discount on water, sewer, electric bills extended through 2020

More than 6,000 residents have signed up since the program launched

Salons and barbershops take their services outside

Business owners weigh the challenges and opportunities of outdoor haircuts

Law allowing gun violence restraining orders undergoes major expansion

Legislation allows employers, co-workers and school employees to petition court to remove weapons

Scooter rider seriously injured in Bernal Heights collision

A driver hit a man riding an electric scooter Monday afternoon in…