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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.
Food-tech startups aim to crack eggs and chicken
In their zeal to tout their faith in the public square, conservatives in Oklahoma may have unwittingly opened the door to a wide range of religious groups, including satanists who are seeking to put their own... In their zeal to tout their faith in the public square, conservatives in Oklahoma may have unwittingly opened the door to a wide range of ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Trio Convicted In San Francisco Federal Court Of $1.6M Medicare Fraud
Two medical equipment supply company owners and an associate have been convicted in federal court in San Francisco of conspiring in a $1.6 million Medicare fraud concerning power wheelchairs.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
SF Shooting Suspect Remains at Large
San Francisco police are still looking for the man suspected of fatally shooting Melquiesha "Mel" Warren, 23, outside a gay South of Market nightclub almost three weeks ago.
The Top Five Parties in San Francisco This Weekend
Before we rundown the parties, let's just get one thing out of the way: it's freaking cold! Whoever accidentally tripped the winter switch ought to go and figure out a way to reverse the process.
SFBG Politics Blog
How watching paint dry could help San Francisco cyclists
San Francisco and its transit agency have lofty goals. Half of all trips made in San Francisco by 2018 will be by modes other than cars , and 20 percent of vehicle trips will be by bike in 2020 , if the city has its way.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
San Francisco company matches pop-ups, retailers
SQFT founder Patrick Keenan and Steven Lucero plan to use shipping containers to build a pop-up city in S.F. Photo: Brant Ward, The Chronicle Patrick Keenan , founder of the new retail brokerage service SQFT, puts a lot of care into matching tenants with landlords - even though he's often just setting them up for a long weekend.
Judy Rodgers and Zuni: A match for the ages
This week, San Francisco dining discussion has revolved around one person: Zuni Cafe chef and co-owner Judy Rodgers , who died of cancer Monday.
S.F. office space devoured
Colin Yasukochi, director of research at CBRE, stands at a corner in SoMa, the heart of the city's tech boom.
Poster Exhibit Chronicles the Fight Against AIDS
Along the still desolate swath of Mission Street on the edge of SOMA and just beyond the Mission District, sits an oasis of information, free to the public, filled with materials that will expand your awareness, but may make you blush.
Airbnb and Zynga Shoot Wide of the Mark
James Temple, a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle , attended the inauguration of Airbnb's sleek new headquarters in San Francisco last month.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Driver Flees After Hitting Pedestrian In San Francisco's SoMa Neighborhood
San Francisco police were looking for a driver who fled after hitting a pedestrian in the city's South of Market neighborhood Tuesday morning.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Retired by day, but Aunt Charlie's star at night
Collette LeGrand-Ashton in the Dream Queens Revue lip-syncs at Aunt Charlie's Lounge.
'Tech Bros' lead to class warfare in San Francisco
The biggest change I've seen in my three decades covering San Francisco as a reporter is that artists, musicians, freelance journalists and others in the creative class could work part-time and still be San Franciscans, giving the city its texture.