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SFMTA approves controversial L-Taraval changes in name of safety

Taraval Street will be transformed in the name of pedestrian safety and…

 

First-ever housing balance report shows SF needs to better preserve below-market-rate homes

San Francisco needs to better preserve its below-market-rate housing while building more…

 

Residents catch break with new apartments

Andrea Mayfield, her husband and daughter for the past two and a…

 

High levels of tooth decay reported among Mission's Latino youth

Health officials Tuesday expressed concerns over the dental health of Latino youth…

Protests of Chinatown's 1920C questioned

When Chinatown Community Development Center activists, led by deputy director Cindy Wu,…

Portsmouth Square bridge to get artistic facelift

While Chinatown is often stereotyped as a destination for cheap touristy goods,…

Limited land supply drives Mission housing moratorium

There is a lot of buildup over the Board of Supervisors vote…

Overhead utility lines remain eyesore in SF, but city short on solutions

San Francisco's renewed focused on undergrounding the overhead utility lines along hundreds…

Community pushes for revival of Grant Avenue

When Dragon Gate, the majestic gateway arch to Chinatown, was erected at…

Tooth decay still high among Chinatown kindergartners

Tooth decay rates among kindergarteners have decreased nearly threefold over the past…

Chinatown co-working space hopes to stay put, sends response to The City

The three women co-founders of 1920C, a new co-working space in Chinatown…

Chinatown advocates concerned about construction of five-story office building

Chinatown community advocates are alarmed that construction has begun on a five-story…

Community effort helps revive Sam Wo

Old timers remember when Chinatown generations ago was the destination after a…

Geary Street begins to brush off grit

Long laden with drug-dealing transients and homeless people, the intersection of Geary…

Eviction of popular Chameleon Cafe highlights SF conundrum

The ongoing disappearance of small businesses in San Francisco is illustrating the…

New co-working space in Chinatown might violate SF laws

A new co-working space on Grant Avenue in Chinatown has drawn foul…

Pink Saturday rescued from brink of cancellation

San Francisco‚Äôs big street party on the eve of the Pride Parade…

Security upgrades at Ping Yuen housing complex follow spike in reported crime

Pleas from residents for ramped-up security measures at the Ping Yuen housing…

SF homeless nonprofit expanding office with purchase of new headquarters

In San Francisco's competitive real estate market, North Beach Citizens, a nonprofit…

Shelter changes policy following pressure from public

A San Francisco emergency shelter for homeless families is again changing its…