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  1. China Live brings a modern sensibility to ChinatownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | SFGate

    The entry at China Live in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. China Live is the new ambitious restaurant and Chinese food emporium in Chinatown.

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  2. Changes could be in store Portsmouth Square, S.F.'s oldestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | SFGate

    A print of the Mexican Custom House in the Plaza of the Port of Yerba Buena, later referred to as the "Old Adobe." The plaza was later named Portsmouth Square, named after the sloop U.S.S. Portsmouth that was used when the Americans claimed Alta California for the United States on July 9, 1846.

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  3. Henry Chung, Hunanese culinary pioneer, dies at 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | SFGate

    From 2004: Henry Chung, the patriarch of the Chung family, standing with a portrait of his late wife, Diana Chung, in the hustle bustle of the kitchen at the Hunan Restaurant. From 2004: Henry Chung, the patriarch of the Chung family, standing with a portrait of his late wife, Diana Chung, in the hustle bustle of the kitchen at the Hunan Restaurant.

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  4. A day without power: Bad traffic, big losses, some frustrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | SFGate

    APRIL 21: A sign is posted on the door of a Chipotle restaurant during a citywide power outage on April 21, 2017 in San Francisco, California. Nearly 100,000 Pacific Gas and Electric customers in San Francisco are without power due to a fire at a PG&E substation.

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  5. Ways San Francisco is less liberal than we think we areRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | SFGate

    The tech industry, Airbnb and luxury developments are taking over traditionally working-class neighborhoods, driving up real estate and pushing out less-well-heeled neighbors such as teachers, artists and old-time residents with immigrant roots. Case in point: Modern condominiums, cafes serving avocado toast, and yoga studios are replacing bodegas, taquerias and rent-controlled apartments in the Mission District, which has long been a working-class neighborhood for the Latino community.

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  6. Not guilty pleas in alleged developer bid-rigging schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | SFGate

    The son of the Oakland City Council president and three Bay Area building company executives pleaded not guilty on Monday, April 17, 2017, and Tuesday, April 18, 2017, to charges of agreeing to accept payoffs for favorable treatment on local construction contracts. less The son of the Oakland City Council president and three Bay Area building company executives pleaded not guilty on Monday, April 17, 2017, and Tuesday, April 18, 2017, to charges of agreeing to accept payoffs ... more The son of the Oakland City Council president and three Bay Area building company executives have pleaded not guilty to charges of agreeing to accept payoffs from an undercover FBI informant in exchange for favorable treatment on local construction contracts.

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  7. 'Woman Who Ate Chinatown' leads tasty S.F. tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | SFGate

    Shirley Fong-Torres, who has a new book: "The Woman Who Ate Chinatown." poses in Chinatown in San Francisco, Calif., on July 9, 2008.

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  8. Yelp's list of most popular San Francisco restaurants byRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | SFGate

    BERNAL HEIGHTS: Cuisine of Nepal In this colorful, narrow space, Chef Prem Tamang offers many of the same dishes on the menu at his nearby local fav Little Nepal as well as dishes from his home village in Nepal. 3486 Mission St., cuisineofnepal.com BERNAL HEIGHTS: Cuisine of Nepal In this colorful, narrow space, Chef Prem Tamang offers many of the same dishes on the menu at his nearby local fav Little Nepal as well as dishes from his home village in ... more Affordable, tasty Pakistani and Indian dishes such as a creamy chicken tikka masala, fragrant beef korma and fluffy naan with barebones ambiance.

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  9. Tenderloin mystery smell: For once, it's something sweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | SFGate

    Volunteer Bob Chase prunes fruit trees at the Tenderloin People's Garden on the corner of McAllister and Larkin Streets, in San Francisco, Ca., on Friday April 20, 2012. The craze over planting kale and carrots in your backyard has taken root in San Francisco in a big way so big, in fact, it extends way beyond the backyard.

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  10. Family of SF woman who died after drinking toxic tea suesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | SFGate

    A San Francisco woman named Yu-Ping Xie died after consuming toxic tea from an herbal remedy shop in Chinatown. Within an hour of drinking the tea, she and an unidentified male victim experienced weakness and irregular heart rhythms.

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  11. SF court hears recorded phone calls in City Hall corruption caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | SFGate

    Zula Jones, left, walks to a court room with her attorney John Keker Jan. 29, 2016 for an appearance in Superior Court for charges of accepting bribes for political favors in the Hall of Justice Building in San Francisco, Calif. less Zula Jones, left, walks to a court room with her attorney John Keker Jan. 29, 2016 for an appearance in Superior Court for charges of accepting bribes for political favors in the Hall of Justice Building in San ... more Keith Jackson listens as his attorney addresses media after his court appearance Jan. 29, 2016 in Superior Court for charges of accepting bribes for political favors in the Hall of Justice Building in San Francisco, Calif.

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  12. SF's popular fix-it program about to expand around townRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | SFGate

    Fix-It Director, Sandra Zuniga, second from the left, introduces Public Works Public Information Officer, Natalie Chen, to Fix-It employees, Safonya Crawford, far left, and Gideon Borrou, right, in the Inner Sunset in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, March 17, 2017.

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  13. One man, a dozen stunts and charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | SFGate

    "In the entertainment field, if you want to make it today, you need to diversify," the performer Frank Olivier said at a recent TEDx talk at Stanford. "You can't just focus in on one thing, or you'll find yourself just working kids' parties."

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  14. Rain snarls morning Bay Area commute, but worst is on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | San Francisco Chronicle

    People waiting to board a cable car at Powell and Market streets fight a losing battle against heavy wind and rain in San Francisco, Calif. on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017.

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  15. SF expands Fix-It program from five to 20 neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | SFGate

    Fix-It Director, Sandra Zuniga, second from the left, introduces Public Works Public Information Officer, Natalie Chen, to Fix-It employees, Safonya Crawford, far left, and Gideon Borrou, right, in the Inner Sunset in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, March 17, 2017.

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  16. Woman, 56, dies after drinking toxic tea from SF Chinatown shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | SFGate

    A 56-year-old San Francisco woman died after drinking tea made from leaves sold by the Sun Wing Wo Trading Co., an herbalist at 1105 Grant Ave. A man in his 30s also became sick from drinking the tea and was hospitalized, but survived. less A 56-year-old San Francisco woman died after drinking tea made from leaves sold by the Sun Wing Wo Trading Co., an herbalist at 1105 Grant Ave. A man in his 30s also became sick from drinking the tea and was ... more A 56-year-old woman died after she ingested toxic herbal tea bought at a Chinatown shop on Grant Avenue in San Francisco, city Department of Public Health officials said Monday.

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  17. Philip Choy, SF expert on Chinese American experience, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | San Francisco Chronicle

    Philip P. Choy, a retired architect who was the dean of Asian American historians, died Wednesday in a San Francisco hospital at age 90. Mr. Choy, who also was a teacher, an author and an advocate for civil rights, had been diagnosed with cancer earlier this year. He was a self-taught historian who became an expert on the Chinese American experience.

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  18. Only true locals can pass this SF trivia quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | SFGate

    Perhaps. They once offered "foie gras" flavored ice cream. Apparently the fattened duck liver concoction was quite the hit when served in ice cream sandwiches but is not currently on the menu.

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  19. Toxic tea from Chinatown shop in SF sends 2 to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | SFGate

    Two people are critically ill and remain hospitalized after consuming a toxic herbal tea bought on Grant Avenue in Chinatown, according to the San Francisco Department of Public Health . In separate incidents in February and March, a woman in her 50s and a man in his 30s became sick within an hour of sipping a tea made from leaves sold by the Sun Wing Wo Trading Co.

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  20. San Francisco trivia quiz -- March 5, 2017Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2017 | SFGate

    This week, Serena Williams made headlines offering to play tennis with some random guys at Dolores Park. When was the last time she got ink for her exploits in the Mission? This week, Serena Williams made headlines offering to play tennis with some random guys at Dolores Park.

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