12 hrs ago
Folsom Street bicycle pilot project puts down more green bike lanes
Livable Streets has almost completed the Folsom Complete Street Pilot Project , creating a separated bicycle lane from 11th to 4th Streets.
13 hrs ago
San Francisco hotels ditch brands and geek out to attract younger travelers
Following a national trend, San Francisco hotels are ditching the well-known brands and reinventing themselves to attract younger, hipper and more tech-savvy travelers.
22 hrs ago
Future Formula Retail Test on Valencia?
The next battle over chain stores on the increasingly gentrified Valencia Street has likely arrived.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Check out San Francisco cheapie teepies
Here to buy a condo for less than $350,000? There are four to choose from in San Francisco that aren't restricted to Below Market Rate or senior buyers.
San Francisco Magazine
Exclusive: Ed Lee Lunched With the Titans of Tech and We Got the Transcript
According to the Examiner , Mayor Ed Lee met today "with leaders from the tech sector for an invite-only lunch" in order to have a frank "discussion on the future of San Francisco and the tech sector."
Police Blow Up Suspicious Package Chained To DPH Building
Department of Public Health operations manager Charles Maranon described it as a black plastic box that was found chained to the building's front gate.
New York Magazine
The Best Bet
Created with Starbucks filtration expert David Beeman-and over $147,000 in Kickstarter funding-the machine-washable glass Soma comes with a compostable filter made of biodegradable coconut-shell carbon, not to mention the extra incentive to actually replace it every two months: For an additional $50 a year, Soma will ship the refill cartridges to ... (more)
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Entrepreneurs reveal the gifts they really want
This year, instead of compiling my own list of holiday gift ideas, I thought I would ask a number of entrepreneurs what's on their own wish lists.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Rallies held in San Francisco to remember Sandy Hook victims
Calls for stricter gun laws were echoed clear across the country and here in the Bay Area, where advocates held their own remembrance events in honor of the mass murder at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
DeveloperWeek Launches Crowdsourced Awards Program
In preparation for next February's DeveloperWeek , organizers have launched an awards program to identify best-in-category developer tools, including best API Infrastructure and Best API Service.
The Drinks Business
San Fran's urban wineries
San Francisco. The sophisticated city by the bay. Icons abound. The Golden Gate Bridge.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
San Francisco Chronicle
$110 million windfall for San Francisco improvements
Caylie See and Adrian Druzgalski stroll through South Park, which is slated for a $3 million makeover.
SoMa's 'Defenestration' Gets a Second Act
Brian Goggin's " Defenestration " has become a San Francisco institution in the 16 years it's been spilling over into 6th and Howard streets.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
SFUSD gifts city 115 affordable housing units for the holidays
The San Francisco Board of Education last night approved a land swap with city government, gifting San Francisco an empty lot that it will use to build new affordable housing.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
TJPA Executive Director Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan Honored by Lambda Alpha...
International Society Honors SF Executive for Contributions to Transit Oriented Development and Urban PlanniInternational Society Honors SF Executive for Contributions to Transit Oriented Development and Urban.
SoMa development would put new twist on commune living
Build Inc. is teaming up with EmbassySF to create the next frontier in co-living in the South of Market.
The Salinas Californian
In California's fertile Central Valley, farmers expressed gratitude that although temperatures fell into the freezing range overnight they did not go low enough to damage the citrus crop.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
US vet held in N. Korea says he was comfortable
A tired but smiling 85-year-old U.S. veteran detained in North Korea for several weeks returned home to applause from supporters, yellow ribbons tied to pillars outside his home and the warm embrace of his family.
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Gay partner benefits growing at Fortune 500 firms
The startup is housed in a garage-like space in San Francisco's tech-heavy South of Market neighborhood, but it isn't like most of its neighbors that develop software, websites and mobile-phone apps.
The Wichita Eagle
Food-tech startups aim to replace eggs and chicken
In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, with pictures of backers Bill Gates, left, and Tony Blair, right, in the background, research associate Camilla Hall measures a protein isolate at Hampton Creek Foods in San Francisco.