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SFBG Politics Blog
Breaking the fast
Vincent Pan barely had the energy to speak, and seemed to fall asleep before the eyes of the 30 or so activists gathered in Chinatown last night.
New Times SLO
I take some issues with the opinion about the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin, which has been in overdraft for years dots," Nov. 14).
Design a Model Green Street in Washington, D.C.
The American Society of Landscape Architects seeks a landscape architecture firm to serve as lead consultant for the design and implementation of an inter-connected series of vegetated systems and proven technologies to manage stormwater runoff and beautify the public right-of-way in Chinatown, Washington, DC.
Today Is The Day/Black Friday Walmart Protests
Nov 29, 2013 Walmart workers and community supporters in the Washington, D.C. area today protested against Walmart-the nation's largest retailer-joining 1,500 protests across the nation in one of the largest mobilizations of working families in American history.
Advocates redouble efforts on immigration reform
Seven-year-old Alan Espinoza of Phoenix looks out the window of a bus full of immigration-reform advocates headed to Washington, D.C., in October to press the U.S. House to act on a bill.
Mayor Lee's In China, But He's Probably Staying In SF
Having his name circulated for President Obama's Ambassador to China in Washington DC isn't a bad idea.
API Undocumented Immigrants Respond to Obama's Speech on Immigration...
As Professor Villazor blogged , President Obama 's remarks on immigration in San Francisco yesterday in support for immigratrion reform were interrupted by activisits who want the deportations to be halted immediately.
'Some touching required'. Man living in a Washington DC penthouse...
The ad says the potential roommate must be 26 or younger and is preferably straight or bisexual with a girlfriend The tenant of a penthouse in Washington DC is looking for someone to share his apartment with him - but he's not looking for just any old roommate.
City barnstorms, answers bike share questions
The Mayor's Office of Transportation and Utilities has been making the rounds, spreading the word about bike share.
S.F. mayor Ed Lee as ambassador to China?
Maybe it was just coincidence, but the timing of U.S. Ambassador to China Gary Locke 's announcement Wednesday that he would resign early next year has only fueled rumors that Mayor Ed Lee could be Locke's replacement.
The Real Deal
DC firm buys Canal Street retail building for $62M
UPDATED, 1:40 p.m., Nov. 13: ASB Real Estate Investments acquired a Chinatown commercial building for $61.9 million, the company said.
The Washington Post
Monument Realty proposes office building and hutong market for Chinatown in D.C.
D.C.'s Historic Preservation Review Board has turned down a massive retail and office project planned for Chinatown, saying that although the plans call for the inclusion of Chinese businesses it did not do enough to preserve the area's historic buildings.