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  1. Victoria Alvarado upholds legacy of strong Latinas through photographsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Having a strong legacy to uphold, Victoria Alvarado knew her fate was sealed growing up in San Francisco, where she inherited her social consciousness from her parents who were involved in the labor movement. Taking a lead from her father, who served in the Revolutionary Army of Poncho Villa during the Mexican Revolution and then fled to San Francisco after his father was killed in the revolution, Alvarado marched the streets of Oaxaca in the late 1960s to protest lack of support for indigenous people.

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  2. San Francisco: Man dies after fall through skylightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    A man fell through a building's skylight and died early this morning in San Francisco's Mission District, a police spokeswoman said. At about 4:20 a.m., medics received a 911 call reporting that a man had fallen through a skylight and landed in the garage below at a building in the first block of Shotwell Street near 14th Street.

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  3. San Francisco: Nation's first homeless shelter for LGBT adults opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Jazzie's Place, the first homeless shelter for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender adults in the U.S., opened in San Francisco's Mission District to help serve the housing needs of nearly a third of the city's homeless population who identify as LGBT. Wendy Phillips, the director of Dolores Street Community Services and Jazzie's Place, said the new shelter is intended to be a space where all shelter guests are treated with dignity and respect. 6 comments

  4. Obama, Clinton visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    The nation's two most prominent Democrats -- President Barack Obama and presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton -- will be in the Bay Area at the end of next week in search of campaign cash, but their paths probably won't cross. Obama will speak Friday at the annual meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors at the Hilton hotel on San Francisco's Union Square, in addition to attending fundraisers for the Democratic National Committee and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, a White House official said Friday.

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  5. President Obama, Hillary Clinton to visit Bay Area next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    The nation's two most prominent Democrats -- President Barack Obama and presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton -- will be in the Bay Area at the end of next week in search of campaign cash, but their paths probably won't cross. Obama will speak Friday at the annual meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors at the Hilton hotel on San Francisco's Union Square, in addition to attending fundraisers for the Democratic National Committee and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, a White House official said Friday.

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  6. 360 degrees of Lake Tahoe: From hot springs to fly-fishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Stepping into the dark on a sun-drenched day in the High Sierra really does a number on perception. The eyes go first, from squinting in refractive light to flailing in blackness until the retina has time to adjust.

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  7. 18 quirky Bay Area adventures and destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    In the Bay Area, pockets of paradise surround us -- little-known venues to visit, meals to eat and sights to see that are so perfect that you forgive real estate prices, Google buses and yet another drought. These are uniquely Northern California experiences that catch your breath and remind you: "That's why I live here."

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  8. Blue Bottle CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Blue Bottle Coffee Company founder and owner James Freeman cups for quality control in this undated file photo. James Freeman, the compulsive perfectionist behind Oakland-based cult coffee purveyor Blue Bottle, once described a particular Brazilian blend as having a "beautiful brightness and layers and layers of flavors'' that might cause its joyful taster to think about his or her "wedding day."

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  9. Blue Bottle Coffee merges with Tartine bakery and plans for expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Blue Bottle Coffee Company founder and owner James Freeman cups for quality control in this undated file photo. James Freeman, the compulsive perfectionist behind Oakland-based cult coffee purveyor Blue Bottle, once described a particular Brazilian blend as having a "beautiful brightness and layers and layers of flavors'' that might cause its joyful taster to think about his or her "wedding day."

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  10. Weekend Top 10: CubaCaribe fest is backRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    There are also concerts, panel discussions, workshops and film screenings. Details: April 10-12 at ODC Dance Theatre, San Francisco; April 17-19 at Dance Mission Theatre, San Francisco; April 24-26 at Laney College, Oakland; $25-$28 per day; www.odcdance.org ; www.brownpapertickets.com ; complete schedule and more information at www.cubacaribe.org .

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  11. Aurora Theater in Berkeley announces star-studded new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    A world premiere from acclaimed Bay Area stage director Mark Jackson and West Coast premieres from David Ives and Sarah Treem are among the highlights of Berkeley's Aurora Theatre Company's 2015-2016 season, announced today. Also on tap: the regional premiere of Pulitzer nominee Amy Freed's "The Monster-Builder" starring Danny Scheie and a revival of Athol Fugard's classic "Master Harold ... and the Boys" starring L. Peter Callender.

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  12. Bay Area gains 23,000 jobs in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Silicon Valley tech workers line up for their shuttle bus commute in San Francisco's Mission District Wednesday morning Nov. 12, 2014. The Bay Area gained nearly 23,000 jobs during February, a robust performance that accounted for most of the jobs that California added last month, and led by a big surge of jobs in Silicon Valley, state labor officials reported Friday.

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  13. $49 million condoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Straight through the roof. That's where the elevator cage seems headed as passengers race toward the top floor of a luxury high-rise tower that's under construction near the water's edge in the South of Market district.

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  14. San Francisco luxury condo hits the $49 million markRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Straight through the roof. That's where the elevator cage seems headed as passengers race toward the top floor of a luxury high-rise tower that's under construction near the water's edge in the South of Market district.

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  15. Luxury S.F. condo hits the $49 million markRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Straight through the roof. That's where the elevator cage seems headed as passengers race toward the top floor of a luxury high-rise tower that's under construction near the water's edge in the South of Market district.

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  16. San Francisco: Faith leaders, community members demand justice for Guatemalan man shot by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Leaders of San Francisco's faith-based communities gathered outside City Hall Wednesday to demand justice for a 21-year-old Guatemalan man who was shot and killed by two San Francisco police officers in the Mission District last month. Community members have disputed the police version of events that led up to Amilcar Perez-Lopez's death on Feb. 26 and rejected a police allegation that Perez-Lopez was trying to steal a bicycle at the time of the shooting.

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  17. Internal Affairs: Sacramento lawmakers not facing shortage of costly giftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Dying to visit Maui's dormant volcano or its rare black sand beaches? Wishing you could rock out at the next Miley Cyrus concert, but doubtful you'll be able to snag tickets? State lawmakers last year were gifted exotic getaways, concert tickets and much more, according to forms they filed last week with the Fair Political Practices Commission, the state's political watchdog. More than two dozen politicians, including several from the Bay Area, jetted to Hawaii in November for a weeklong junket sponsored by the Independent Voter Project.

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  18. Review: Asian-Latin mashup at A Chino! in the MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Excitement levels were high when Chino! opened last spring, thanks to the pedigree of co-owners Joe Hargrave and Sara Deseran, who also own the crazy-popular Tacolicious in San Francisco and Palo Alto. On a recent visit to Chino! we found plenty of menu creativity.

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  19. 'Cult of Serra'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Vincent Medina leads a tour of fourth-graders from Stockton through the Mission Dolores museum in San Francisco on Jan. 30, 2015. Vincent Medina had been walking a fine line all week.

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  20. Cult of Serra: A nun and a pair of Mission Indian cousins come to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Vincent Medina had been walking a fine line all week. He's a Catholic who works as a tour guide for fourth-graders at Mission Dolores in San Francisco, but he's also a descendant of Ohlone Indians who has been the vocal opposition to sainthood for California's most famous missionary, Junipero Serra.

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