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Supervisor Mark Farrell.(Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner file photo)

Supe. Farrell’s lawsuit over $191K ethics fine goes before judge Thursday

A year and a half after being fined $191,000 for campaign violations,…

 

The Frances Hotel, on Mission Street near 17th Street, is one of many single-room occupancy hotels in San Francisco. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Glimpse into SROs paints ‘disheartening’ picture of health risks

San Francisco’s largest supply of low-cost housing for the most vulnerable residents…

 

During a press conference highlighting the successes of the San Francisco Navigation Center, Victor Frazier tells his story about the Center's positive impact on his life. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Mayor Ed Lee adds $3M to expand homeless navigation sites

In the five months since it opened, the Navigation Center in the…

 

jessica christian/special to the s.f. examinerShao Yuan Jiang

Tenants living in single-room-occupancy units challenged to find larger spaces

In the struggle for acquiring the limited number of below-market-rate units in…

jessica christian/special to the s.f. examinerShao Yuan Jiang
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerPhlebotomist Kelly Yu Huang draws blood from a patient at the Chinese Hospital in Chinatown.

New report highlights struggles of Asian, Pacific Islander residents in SF

Following in the footsteps of many generations of immigrants, Chloe Chen, her…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerPhlebotomist Kelly Yu Huang draws blood from a patient at the Chinese Hospital in Chinatown.
Nathaniel Y. Downes/special to the s.f. examinerBernard Strong stands in his unit at Winton Hotel

SF sues SRO hotel owners for housing violations

The San Francisco City Attorney's Office filed a lawsuit today against the…

Nathaniel Y. Downes/special to the s.f. examinerBernard Strong stands in his unit at Winton Hotel