Nob Hill

Five stabbed in SF since Saturday

Two men stabbed during an early morning brawl at the foot of…

 

The empty Lombardi Sports store on the corner of Jackson and Polk Streets could soon be a new location for Whole Foods. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Neighbors rally to stop another chain store proposed in Nob Hill

Nob Hill business groups are once again banding together to try to…

 

A Nob Hill property owner has applied for a hotel permit to operate her three-unit building at 40 Pleasant Street as short-term rentals. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Property owner defends use of three-unit Nob Hill building as short-term rentals

When Jennifer Solomon purchased her three-story Nob Hill apartment building in 1993,…

 

Disgruntled man with gun barricades himself, girlfriend in Nob Hill residence

An armed man held up in a Nob Hill residence Monday evening…

Female pedestrian fatally struck by SUV in lower Nob Hill Wednesday

A female pedestrian was fatally struck by a car in San Francisco's…

Girl, 17, fatally struck by taxi identified

A 17-year-old girl who was struck and killed by a taxicab in…

Motorcyclist shot in chest in Nob Hill, seeks help at Fairmont Hotel

A man stopped at an upscale hotel in San Francisco's Nob Hill…

Early morning smash-and-grab burglary at Nob Hill audio/visual store

A smash and grab burglary occurred at a high end audio/visual store…

Courtesy of SFPDPolice are seeking the public's help identifying a man that looks like this for reportedly groping women in the Nob Hill area.

Police seeking public’s help identifying Nob Hill groper

San Francisco police are seeking the public’s help in catching a creepy…

Courtesy of SFPDPolice are seeking the public's help identifying a man that looks like this for reportedly groping women in the Nob Hill area.

Driver crashes car into Nob Hill's City Chopsticks Chinese restaurant

A driver crashed her car into a restaurant in San Francisco's Nob…

mike koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerLongtime Huntington Park patron Chris Farris opposes a proposal by the Nob Hill Association to construct a fence around the space. The area’s supervisor

Opponents to proposed Huntington Park fence may earn reprieve

A group of neighbors who say the planned installation of a 6-foot-high…

mike koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerLongtime Huntington Park patron Chris Farris opposes a proposal by the Nob Hill Association to construct a fence around the space. The area’s supervisor
Rendering courtesy Recreation and Park DepartmentA perimeter fence proposed for Huntington Park in Nob Hill would include and be patterned after fencing that survived the 1906 quake.

Park fence enclosure draws mixed reactions from Nob Hill neighbors

A more than 6-foot-high fence could soon wrap around the entire perimeter…

Rendering courtesy Recreation and Park DepartmentA perimeter fence proposed for Huntington Park in Nob Hill would include and be patterned after fencing that survived the 1906 quake.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerStan Landfair

Settlement returns Nob Hill Masonic Temple to concert venue

The gray, stone-faced Masonic Memorial Temple atop Nob Hill has been the…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerStan Landfair
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA five-story condo project is proposed to replace this unused church on Nob Hill.

Project changes, $60K donation might have ended Nob Hill condo project fight

A nearly 10-year struggle over the demolition of a 101-year-old Methodist church…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA five-story condo project is proposed to replace this unused church on Nob Hill.
Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerThe suspect in an alleged burglary at the Charisma Crafts store at The Fairmont San Francisco Hotel says he’s actually the owner and is locked in an ongoing dispute with his business partner.

Theft from shop inside Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco disputed by suspect

Police are investigating the alleged theft of $1.2 million worth of Kashmir,…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerThe suspect in an alleged burglary at the Charisma Crafts store at The Fairmont San Francisco Hotel says he’s actually the owner and is locked in an ongoing dispute with his business partner.
Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerJason Rosensteel of Blur walked away the tech industry to bartend

Enjoy good conversation, history lesson at Big 4

Stepping into this bar atop Nob Hill is like turning back the…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerJason Rosensteel of Blur walked away the tech industry to bartend
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerFliers have popped up in Nob Hill recently advertising a public meeting today about whether nightlife has gotten out of hand.

Residents supporting proposed bar ban on Polk Street ask, 'Is Nob Hill a new Las Vegas?'

A proposed ban on new bars along a popular section of Polk…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerFliers have popped up in Nob Hill recently advertising a public meeting today about whether nightlife has gotten out of hand.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoNob Hill Masonic Center

Nob Hill neighbors continue to go after Masonic Center

A neighborhood group opposing increased use of the Nob Hill Masonic Center…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoNob Hill Masonic Center
Shooting scene: The Granada Hotel was the site of an officer-involved fatal shooting last year. (Examiner file photo)

SFPD officer exonerated in 2010 fatal shooting

A female police officer didn’t violate department policy when she fatally shot…

Shooting scene: The Granada Hotel was the site of an officer-involved fatal shooting last year. (Examiner file photo)

Neighbors laud Trader Joe's opening in San Francisco's Nob Hill

A Trader Joe’s store will take the place of Cala Foods at…