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  1. YIMBYs Exposed: The Techies Hawking Free Market "Solutions" to the Housing CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | In These Times

    ... homes, look at who's behind the bills." The San Francisco Examiner reported that a 77-year-old woman with the Chinatown Community Tenants Association "was so disturbed by the YIMBY shouting that she later fainted and was ferried by ambulance" to the ...

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  2. SF cold case killings solved - cops point to tattooed robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | SFGate

    ... on Roy Donovan Lacy, 38, alleging that he stabbed a 25-year-old former college swimmer to death in the man's Chinatown apartment in 1999 before fatally shooting a gas station attendant in Polk Gulch the following year. Lacy, who has a lengthy ...

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  3. HI: Electric Rental Scooters Hit Sidewalks Despite City ProhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Mass Transit

    ... In Honolulu, Biki started in June with help from a $2 million city grant. Biki has about 1,000 bikes between Chinatown and Diamond Head, and racks are on city streets and sidewalks. Lime touts its service as better than dock-based services like Biki ...

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  4. SF: Subway contractor knew it was using wrong railsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | SFGate

    ... San Francisco, Calif. People traverse the pedestrian walkway around the Central Subway project which runs under Chinatown where a train station is under construction at the corner of Stockton and Washington streets, in San Francisco, Calif. on Fri. ...

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  5. Chinatown's Sam Wo Restaurant is seen on Clay Street Thursday, May 10, 2018 in San Francisco, Calif.Read the original story

    Saturday May 12 | SFGate

    ... she writes about the city's legacy restaurants from the elegant Garden Court at the Palace Hotel to Sam Wo, a Chinatown classic famous for late nights and cheap eats, and how they rose from the ashes, like the Phoenix on the city's seal. In a recent ...

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  6. FILE--The Sing Fat Co. building, topped by an ornamental corner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | SFGate

    ... pagodas, and we're going to carry that inside but bring it up to modern day, while keeping with that retro 1940s Chinatown style," the younger Yeo said. Five people were killed early the morning of Sept. 4, 1977, in an atrocity that altered the ...

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  7. Longtime Restaurant Owners Will Revive Historic Cathay House in ChinatownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Eater

    In a major victory for Chinatown, the Yeo family of San Jose restaurants Straits and Sino will breathe new life into the historic Cathay House restaurant space, the Chronicle reports . The Chinese restaurant, bar, and banquet hall, which opened in 1939 in the Sing Chong building at the corner of Grant and California Streets, had lost its once considerable luster over the years, and quietly closed in the spring after its most recent owner retired.

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  8. SF subway stalled after 3.2 miles of wrong track is addedRead the original story

    Thursday May 10 | SFGate

    ... San Francisco, Calif. People traverse the pedestrian walkway around the Central Subway project which runs under Chinatown where a train station is under construction at the corner of Stockton and Washington streets, in San Francisco, Calif. on Fri. ...

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  9. FILE--The Sing Fat Co. building, topped by an ornamental corner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | SFGate

    ... pagodas, and we're going to carry that inside but bring it up to modern-day, while keeping with that retro 1940s Chinatown style," the younger Yeo says. Five people were killed early the morning of Sept. 4, 1977, in an atrocity that altered the ...

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  10. Why hasn't the Tenderloin gentrified like the rest of SF?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 7 | SFGate

    The Jefferson Hotel at 440 Eddy St., is a residential hotel managed by nonprofit Tenderloin Housing Clinic. The hotel has 108 units of affordable permanent housing for single occupants.

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  11. San Francisco mayoral candidates battle for 'soul' of cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 5 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... to make an issue other than tent camps and homelessness her first to tackle if elected. Instead, the former Chinatown community organizer has promised to double the number of street cleaners. Critics scoff since she represents some of the filthiest ... 3 comments

  12. View of commuters at the gate area of the International terminal of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 5 | SFGate

    ... Francisco International Airport in honor of Lee. "This is the one that everyone is going to rally around," said Chinatown Community Development Corp. Deputy Director Malcolm Yeung . SF Mayor London Breed addresses the media at City Hall on Tuesday, ...

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  13. New American eatery The Bear & Monarch debuts in FiDi hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | Hoodline

    The Bear & Monarch , a new American restaurant, has opened at the Loews San Francisco Hotel. . According to Eater , Chef Howard Ko is reinventing classic dishes frequently associated with San Francisco, drawing on his background in fine dining and inspiration from Chinatown and other neighborhoods.

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  14. Chinatown tenants sue landlord for alleged harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 3 | Curbed

    A longstanding conflict over a Chinatown SRO, where tenants allege landlords want to push them out in a quest to gentrify the building, boiled over into the courts on Tuesday, as the Asian Law Caucus [ALC]-an SF-based civil rights law group- sued on behalf of the residents. According to the ALC allegations, SF-based property company Valstock Management tried to force out low-income and immigrant families at 1350 Stockton by way of intimidation and harassment: More than 100 tenants live in the SRO, most of them low-income, limited English proficient Chinese immigrants.

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  15. Is Instagram making our dim sum better?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 3 | SFGate

    From the left, Baked Green Tea Egg Custard Bao, Baked Charcoal Curry Chicken Bao, Baked Purple Yam Bao, and Baked BBQ Pork Bao. From the left, Baked Green Tea Egg Custard Bao, Baked Charcoal Curry Chicken Bao, Baked Purple Yam Bao, and Baked BBQ Pork Bao.

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  16. S.F. Supervisors Move to Rename Julius Kahn PlaygroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | KQED

    A poster on the wall of the Chinese American Historical Society Museum in San Francisco advertising its current exhibition about the Chinese Exclusion Act. A group of San Francisco supervisors held a press conference Monday at the Chinese Historical Society of America in Chinatown to discuss a resolution urging the city's Recreation and Park Commission to rename the Julius Kahn Playground .

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  17. Owners Silvia and Cory McCollow of Nido in Oakland, Calif. are seen on March 3rd, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | SFGate

    ... to heart and created a style unique to Northern California. Meet Brandon Jew, owner/chef of Mr. Jiu's in SF's Chinatown and learn about his local and organic take on traditional Chinese food. When the Apple tagline was invented more than two decades ...

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  18. 15 Lesbians You Should Know AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Advocate

    ... Know featuring pioneers over 50 who came out early in their lives. Being born and raised in San Francisco's Chinatown helped Crystal develop a strong sense of her Chinese identity and cultural pride, which has led her to create safe spaces for past ...

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  19. Here are the SF locations we spotted in new 'Venom' trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | SFGate

    ... (Williams) - with the Ferry Building in the background. There are also scenes depicting Brock walking through Chinatown and North Beach. There are also obligatory shots of the Golden Gate Bridge and downtown San Francisco, showcasing the nearly ...

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  20. San Francisco's 6 top dim sum spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Hoodline

    Using Yelp data and our own secret sauce, Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the city's top dim sum restaurants. Use this ranked list to guide you to the best steamed snacks this side of Hong Kong.

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