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  1. Old holiday photos of San Francisco will bring cheer, good tidingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Curbed

    Jingle, jingle, folks. It's the holidays-i.e., bells on bobtails, ding dong merrily on high, and a dreidel made of clay.

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  2. 24 places in San Francisco to take your out-of-town relativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2014 | Curbed

    Editor's note: This map originally appeared in November 2016, and now we've updated and expanded it for the new holiday season. The holidays are upon us, which for many means distant relatives, old friends, and new in-laws will be dropping in for a visit.

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  3. What $4,000 rents you in San Francisco right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Curbed

    Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , a regular column exploring what you can rent for a set dollar amount in different neighborhoods. Is one person's studio another person's townhouse? Let's find out.

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  4. Notice: Mountain lion spotted near UC BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Curbed

    Warning: UC Berkeley Police Department says that a mountain lion popped up near Lawrence Berkeley Lab Sunday night, briefly straying into a nearby parking lot. "The mountain lion was not aggressive and disappeared down the hillside," the department said in a Monday statement, reported in the East Bay Times.

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  5. SF wants every renter to have access to an eviction lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Curbed

    Last week, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors introduced a proposal for a new law that would grant renters facing eviction access to an attorney, something Board President London Breed says 90 percent of evictees lack. Apparently this is a popular crusade these days.

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  6. City pledges $145K to figure out problem with Valencia bike lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Curbed

    On Tuesday, the San Francisco County Transportation Authority approved $145,000 to study bike lanes and bike traffic on Valencia Street, a year-long project that may lead to physical barriers for cyclists and increased ticketing enforcement on the busy byway. The bike plan is a small part of a larger appropriation of more than $2.9 million in sales tax funds for various city projects.

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  7. Lyft, Uber drivers 'out of control' in Mission District bike lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Curbed

    Supervisor Hillary Ronen , whose district includes the Mission , says that Lyft and Uber are driving her and her staff crazy by crowding bike lanes in the neighborhood's critical Valencia Street cycling corridor. Ronen penned a letter of complaint to both San Francisco-based companies, demanding that they work with City Hall to prevent drivers from constantly pulling into bike lanes to pick up fares.

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  8. SoMa's iconic Goodwill store demolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Curbed

    Once a choice spot for second-hand goods, from furnishings to clothes, the Goodwill store in SoMa is now a thing of the past. Over the weekend, the South Van Ness and Mission structure was razed to make room for a new residential tower.

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  9. Why does San Francisco have a statue of Christopher Columbus?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Curbed

    Officially, it's Columbus Day today across most of the United States. However, cities like Berkeley, Santa Cruz, Los Angeles, and Watsonville observe it as Indigenous People's Day .

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  10. Bay Area wealth: You're not rich without $4.2 million, says surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Curbed

    Financial firm Charles Schwab surveyed Bay Area residents in 2016 and came up with a jarring statistic: It took roughly $6 million to be considered rich in the Bay Area. Eighteen months later, Charles Schwab popped the question again .

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  11. San Francisco to move forward with modular housing for homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Curbed

    Earlier this year, San Francisco purchased a federal parking lot at 1068 Mission with the hope of building housing for the homeless on the site. Now the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the Mayor's Office of Housing will commission modular apartments to replace the lot, possibly creating hundreds of new units of emergency housing in a matter of months if the experiment goes as planned.

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  12. Former Hibernia Bank on Valencia asks $9.9 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Curbed

    The ad for the esteemed classical building at 1098 Valencia, which went on sale for $9.9 million, says that its style gives it "notable identity" on the main Valencia drag. Back in 2009, John King went one step further, calling the former bank building that now serves as a Social Security office downright out of place and "an incongruous sight" in the modern day Mission, albeit in a good way: This orderly gem was designed for Hibernia Bank by Arthur Brown Jr. of City Hall renown, and it's an incongruous sight on today's Valencia Street: The Irish families who banked here are mostly gone, the pharmacy across the street is a hipster diner, and there's an avant-garde theater down the block.

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  13. What $6,800 rents you in San Francisco right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Curbed

    Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , a regular column exploring what you can rent for a set dollar amount in different neighborhoods. Is one person's studio is another person's townhouse? Today's price: $6,800.

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  14. 16th Street BART station full of ads for 'Monster on Mission'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Curbed

    Backers of the proposed 10-story, 330-unit development above the 16th Street BART station took their case straight to public transit riders by buying up station ads. That slogan is an attempt to push back on the "Monster on Mission" nickname, a moniker activists like the Plaza 16 coalition have saddled the 1979 Mission Street development with.

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  15. Activists protest DACA decision with federal building projectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Curbed

    The group came not with placards and banners but instead with a projector, turning the 18-story, Thom Mayne-designed edifice at Seventh and Mission into a huge canvas to protest the planned end of the Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals program. The DACA program shields certain undocumented residents from deportation, favoring those brought to the country illegally by their parents as children.

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  16. Animated map brings San Francisco transit to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Curbed

    TransitFlow, an experimental mapping project made for San Francisco-based software lab MapZen, depicts 24 hours worth of public transit in the city. The program's creator, a Columbia University grad student with the fortuitous name Will Geary, synthesized SF's comings and goings by bus, train, ferry, cable car, and subway for the day of August 15, 2017.

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  17. Mission group wants 'Monster On Mission' developer to give up landRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Curbed

    The proposed 10-story, 330-unit development at 16th and Mission streets-which if built would loom over the nearby BART plaza-will go before the Planning Commission in November. As the San Francisco Chronicle writes, Maximus, the developer behind the contentious construction dubbed 1979 Mission but that opponents nicknamed the "Monster on the Mission," started on a new charm offensive last week trying to win over more neighborhood support in a closed meeting with business owners.

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  18. What $4,800 rents in San Francisco right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Curbed

    Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , a regular column exploring what you can rent for a set dollar amount in different neighborhoods. Is one person's studio another person's townhouse? Let's find out.

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  19. Presidio Terrace: A brief guide to San Francisco's most exclusive cul-de-sacRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Curbed

    Succulent schadenfreude filled the bellies of San Franciscans this week after it caught wind that tony enclave Presidio Terrace, a circular cul-de-sac in Presidio Heights, got a taste of its own capitalistic medicine . In a nutshell: The Presidio Terrace Association failed to pay taxes on its private street for roughly 30 years.

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  20. What $2,200 rents you in San Francisco right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Curbed

    Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , a regular column exploring what you can rent for a set dollar amount in different neighborhoods. Is one person's studio is another person's townhouse? Today's price: $2,200.

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