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  1. Party bus hits pedestrian in SOMARead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KRON 4

    Officers responded at 11:36 p.m. to a report of a collision between a pedestrian and a party bus at 10th and Mission streets, San Francisco police Officer Grace Gatpandan said.

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  2. Matheson Financial Advisors Open San Francisco OfficeRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | PRWeb

    ... in this market," says David Cohen, Managing Director, Matheson Financial Advisors. "Having an office in the exciting SOMA area puts us right in the heart of San Francisco's business activity." "It is an extremely exciting opportunity to head our ...

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  3. A Modern Guide to Carmel ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | 7x7

    ... sensibility-Edison bulbs, exposed beams, and artwork that leans more Po-Mo than plein air-is not too unlike a SOMA loft save for the green Santa Lucia Mountains peering through the windows. The locally distributed winery produces a lot of ...

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  4. 20 Bay Area breweries where you can take home beer growlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | SFGate

    ... the cost of beer. 620 Treat Ave., S.F. (415)...341-0152. southernpacificbrewing.com Cellarmaker Brewing Co. This tiny SoMa brewery has achieved national attention for its IPAs, like current offerings Highway to the Danker Zone and Maximum Joy. If ...

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  5. In San Francisco, a battle over the 'hotelization' of neighborhoodsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Los Angeles Times

    Judith Davis, 71, lives in a Victorian in San Francisco's Noe Valley and says renting out her street-level flat on Airbnb has allowed her to make ends meet. Judith Davis, 71, lives in a Victorian in San Francisco's Noe Valley and says renting out her street-level flat on Airbnb has allowed her to make ends meet.

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  6. California Rum Fest. to be Hosted at "Mixo Capital" San Francisco, CARead the original story

    Friday May 22 | PRWeb

    The Rum Lab introduces the inaugural California Rum Festival on September 12th, 2015 at the Terra Gallery. California is one of the key states in the spirit industry alongside Florida, New York, Illinois and Texas-specially when it comes to rums.

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  7. Genentech unveils eco-friendly office buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | SFGate

    Sun-blocking fins that look like DNA were just one of the unusual aspects that stood out Thursday when Genentech unveiled Building 35, a 255,000-square-foot office structure that will be the most eco-friendly on its South San Francisco campus. The building was the first to be tested at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 's Flexlab, where workers built a 600-square-foot model of the new building that allowed them to test lighting, heating, ventilation, air conditioning and other energy use.

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  8. Is S.F. getting over fear of heights? City could let Mid-Market developers build tallerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Business Journal

    That's the idea Planning Director John Rahaim floated earlier this week to the advisory group for the zoning plan that guides development in the Mid-Market and Hayes Valley neighborhoods. The 2008 Market-Octavia plan already unlocked height limits of up to 400 feet on a few plots of land that are slated for highrises in the coming years, but the mayor's office has proposed over the last few years policy changes that could boost affordable housing.

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  9. Comparisons : What $2,500/Month Rents You in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Curbed

    ... studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $2,500. a ' The very recently revamped Trinity Place in SoMa has a shiny and new junior one-bedroom for rent at $2,479/month. The location can be a bit rough, but you are on the same ...

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  10. Watch Jesse Koide of Pink Zebra on Vicea s MunchiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | SFGate

    ... fun on camera, Koide is joined by his photographer wife, Angela DeCenzo, sushi chef Ryo Sakai, and pal Reilly Brock of SoMa StrEat Food. They hit up Van Ness classic House of Prime Rib, the Alembic, and the Lone Palm. Shenanigans ensue. They ponder ...

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  11. San Francisco's Luxury Bus Service Shut DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Planetizen

    Leap, one of three luxury commute services competing with public transit in San Francisco's Marina District, has run afoul with the state regulatory system and was forced to shut down until it obtains an operating license. San Francisco commuters happy to pay up to $6.00 for a stress-free, amenity-filled commute from the Marina District to the Financial District or South of Market Area could be back to spending $2.25 to join the masses aboard crowded Muni In late March, we wrote about two new San Francisco startup transportation companies, Leap and Chariot, that unlike pricier rideshare , offered rides aboard buses and vans, respectively, for anyone willing to pay up to $6.00 for a much less stressful, if not pleasurable, commute.

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  12. S.F. police arrest 3 in fatal April hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | SFGate

    A photo of Bridget Klecker, who was hit and killed by fleeing armed robbers Friday night, at her memorial in San Francisco, Calif., on Sunday, April 12, 2015. Marie Carney hugs Andrew Montesano during a memorial for Bridget Klecker, who was hit and killed by fleeing armed robbers Friday night in San Francisco, Calif., on Sunday, April 12, 2015.

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  13. Streets reopen after gas leak capped in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | SFGate

    A natural gas pipeline was punctured Wednesday afternoon near Fourth and Folsom streets in San Francisco's South of Market area when a construction crew working on the Central Subway expansion accidentally hit a gas line with a concrete block. The resulting leak caused temporary street closures and more traffic jams than usual for drivers heading for the Bay Bridge from downtown.

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  14. Short CutsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Potrero View

    Last month SFGate and GreatSchools identified Starr King Elementary School as San Francisco's most diverse public school. According to their analysis, while some of Starr King's classrooms are somewhat segregated as a result of the school's offering four different programs including Mandarin immersion the student body as a whole is varied.

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  15. Hair Art Created in DogpatchRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Potrero View

    Art hides in the most obvious places. A building's architecture can be compared to Gaudi, or graffiti screams Picasso.

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  16. How to Fight City Hall and LoseRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Potrero View

    Every Thursday at 1:30 p.m. in City Hall Room 282, the San Francisco Planning Commission oversees the incremental destruction of urban culture. Ecologists who advocate saving every piece of pristine open space usually avoid the massacre, as they have difficulty with the ugly practices of private property and land exploitation.

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  17. Potrero Parking Problems Continue to CircleRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Potrero View

    The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency has yet to implement a cohesive parking plan for Potrero Hill or Dogpatch. A proposed approach, released in 2011, received strong negative reaction from San Franciscans, and was scrapped in late-2013.

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  18. Fallen bicyclists to be honored in 'Ride of Silence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | San Francisco Chronicle

    Participants head up Seventh Street toward their next stop during the 2013 Ride of Silence in San Francisco. Ride of Silence is free ride which takes a group of bicyclists on a route through the city and makes stops at places where bicyclists were killed by motorists.

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  19. House Calls: For One Furniture-Obsessed SoMa Resident, a Table Is a Lifetime CommitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Curbed

    ... up on several units they liked very much because of the table. They eventually settled on a one-bedroom in a large SoMa multifamily building, despite its stingy amount of daylight. It was the sun or the table , and for Tang, it wasn't even a ...

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  20. The search for Americaa s best food cities: San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Washington Post

    ... sugar. Creating a buzz since January: Mourad, the chef's plush new baby in SoMa. The handcrafted cocktails here in the SoMa neighborhood all cost $15 - and prove worth the price. The food (ricotta toast with brandied prunes, pork and lamb meatballs ...

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