SoMa Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Projects to Improve Transit in California Get MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | StreetsBlog.org

    AC Transit's BRT project in Oakland got a bump with funding from the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program. Image: AC Transit Major Corridors Study One of the programs funded by California's cap-and-trade system is the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program , which was created to help transit agencies help the state meet its greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets.

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  2. Marin Voice: Late-call bar bill raises concern about public safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Marin Independent Journal

    Growing up in Marin, I used to joke that there are three things to do for fun: hike, bike and leave. Young Marinites are dependent on the neighboring urban areas for entertainment, while San Francisco and other neighboring cities benefit economically from this “bridge and tunnel” income.

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  3. San Francisco Trolley Dances Announces Fall Line UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Epiphany Dance Theater has announced the program for the 14th annual season of San Francisco Trolley Dances , October 21 to 22. This year's route travels along the N-Judah Muni line, from the California Institute of Integral Studies in South of Market to Kezar Triangle in Golden Gate Park. Confirmed performers include Chaksam-Pa Tibetan Dance and Opera Company, Embodiment Project, Hope Mohr Dance, Kelly "Texas" Holly, little seismic dance company, Oscar Velarde and Maze Daiko in addition to Epiphany Dance Theater.

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  4. To-Do List: 12 Cool Things To Check Out This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Sfist

    ... 11 a.m., free. FRENCH FRY FEST : Broke Ass Stuart brings us word of a French Fry Festival going down (your gullet) at SoMa StrEat Food Park. Enjoy fry-based specials from the park's numerous food vendors, a $35 all-you-can-drink beer bust from 11 ...

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  5. Man beaten with cane in SF when he tries to stop fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | SFGate

    A man was beaten with a cane on Sixth and Mission streets in San Francisco on Tuesday, when he tried to stop a fight between a man and a woman, police said. A man was beaten with a cane on Sixth and Mission streets in San Francisco on Tuesday, when he tried to stop a fight between a man and a woman, police said.

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  6. San Francisco Pocket Guide: Summer 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Curbed

    ... Created in 1852, South Park remains one of San Francisco's oldest yet lesser known parks. Earlier this year, the SoMa spot received a much-needed facelift . In addition to a sprawling new emerald lawn, it features new benches, tables, meadows, and ...

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  7. Before Stonewall: How the Compton's Cafeteria Riot Sparked the LGBT Civil Rights MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Unicorn Booty

    Every June, Pride events around the world mark the occasion of the Stonewall Riots at the foundation of the modern LGBT civil rights movement. But although it's the most famous, Stonewall certainly wasn't the first explosion of outrage on behalf of the queer community.

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  8. Bicyclist hit by car in SF after allegedly stealing cell phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | SFGate

    A man riding a bicycle was hit by a Mercedes-Benz on Friday morning at Mission Street at Fifth Street in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco. A man riding a bicycle was hit by a Mercedes-Benz on Friday morning at Mission Street at Fifth Street in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco.

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  9. Frameline 2017: 10 Pics From the San Francisco Film Fest's Closing NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Unicorn Booty

    The 41st year of Frameline , San Francisco's legendary international film festival, came to a close on Sunday, June 25. It was a remarkable year for the festival, which screened 147 films during its 11-day run, including features, documentaries and shorts. The festival's closing night included a screening of one final film, After Louie, at the Castro Theatre, as well as awards presentations and a party at SoMa bar Oasis.

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  10. The city's price surge parking meters are spreading to the RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Curbed

    For more than five years, the city has experimented with parking meters that increase or decrease rates based on demand to relieve pressure in constantly crowded corridors. SFMTA says that it's improved the parking mess in the Mission, the Fillmore, the Marina, downtown, South Beach and SoMa, Fisherman's Wharf, Hayes Valley, and Mission Bay and now they're extending westward into the Richmond.

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  11. U.S. economy grows 1.4 per cent, slightly ahead of earlier estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | The Globe and Mail

    A designer works on a restaurant sign at TechShop in the South of Market neighborhood in San Francisco. The U.S. economy grew at a revised annual rate of 1.4 per cent in the first quarter.

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  12. Now Casting: Fox's 'Empire' Background Roles + 3 More GigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Back Stage

    Don't forget to thank your Cookie for today's casting roundup. Fox's hit hip-hop melodrama "Empire" is looking for background actors for its upcoming season! You can also stray into the classical side of the industry to play a background role in Amazon's "Mozart in the Jungle."

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  13. 13 overlooked and forgotten murals of San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Curbed

    Over 450 murals decorate the Mission District. SoMa boasts over 130, and nearly 100 festoon the Tenderloin.

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  14. "I Love My Job": Fighting Addiction and Overdoses on the Streets of San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Mother Jones

    From left to right, Glide staffers Bill Buehlman, Jorge Vieto, Matthew Claveria, and Jason Norelli stand by their needle exchange cart. Standing in the square in front of the gold-leafed dome of San Francisco's City Hall, Bill Buehlman bellows a sing-song jingle like a vendor at a baseball game: "Free harm reduction supplies! Outfits! Condoms! Brillos! Free harm reduction supplies!" He's posted up by a rolling cart piled high with clean drug paraphernalia: syringes, tourniquets, gauze, tape, disposal bins for used needles, pieces of Brillo pads for filtering crack.

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  15. Band Ready to Quit After SF Break-In But Gets a Little HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | NBC Bay Area

    A band from New Orleans took the stage in Petaluma on Tuesday night, just hours after losing their equipment and belongings after their van was broken into in San Francisco. Sweet Crude initially planned to call it quits, but the kindness of strangers allowed them to play their set at Lagunitas Brewing Company in Petaluma.

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  16. SF cyclist documents navigating homeless camps along popular bike pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Curbed

    A San Francisco cyclist going by the name Steve Sanders on YouTube uploaded a revealing video of his morning commute last week, documenting the number of tents and improvised lean-to structures around and underneath the 101 freeway near Cesar Chavez Street. According to the anonymous tip that brought the video to Curbed SF's attention, the footage made quite a splash with Bayview residents on NextDoor, many of whom use this route to commute to Potrero Hill and SoMa jobs.

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  17. 2017 San Francisco 'Homeless Census' Reveals That Despite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Sfist

    ... population is spread throughout the city, 3,680 people live on the streets of District Six - which includes much of SoMa and the Tenderloin - far and away the district with the highest homeless population. Also, as we look at these numbers, it's ...

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  18. Scenes From SF Pride Weekend, Trans March, Dyke March, And The ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Sfist

    ... ook, Airbnb, and Wells Fargo. The daytime festivities in Civic Center were followed by large migrations of revelers to SoMa and the Castro, and various afterparties all over town.

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  19. OccupyForum presents... Pearl Ubungen with percussionist Dave Mihaly in Sacred City Loss,Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 25 | Indybay.org

    OccupyForum presents... Sacred City: On Loss, Betrayal and the Art of Gentrification with Pearl Ubungen accompanied by Dave Mihaly percussion Improvising with images, sonic sources, writings, dreams and daily heartbreak, choreographer/cultural activist Pearl Ubungen reflects on the conflicted role artists and arts organizations play as bewildered accomplices in the gentrification-based activity of cultural erasure. Inspired by the subtle presence and memory of her mentor, the late great Master Artist Ed Mock .

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  20. Struggling chains that have closed some, or all, of their storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | SFGate

    ... 1, 2015. The company had 13 locations at one point but now has five locations, two are in San Francisco with one in SoMa and another in Laurel Village. Shown here was the opening day of A.G. Ferrari Foods in the Castro on April 9, 1998. less A.G. ...

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