San Francisco


Local Money: The changing face of Mid-Market, San Francisco

Oct 30, 2015
As part of our Local Money project, we spotlight how tax breaks changed a formerly rundown neighborhood in San Francisco.
Posted In: local money, San Francisco, gentrification, tax breaks
 Taxicabs wait for fares in San Francisco, California. The rise of ridesharing companies such as Uber has negatively impacted business for taxi services.

Buyers are scarce for once-coveted taxi medallion

Sep 25, 2015
Ride-sharing services like Uber are tarnishing what was a solid investment.
Posted In: Uber, taxis, San Francisco

U.S. mayors tackle water problems

Jun 19, 2015
Conference will cover safety and conservation issues.
Posted In: sustainability, conservation, water, San Francisco

Many Marin workers can't afford to live in Marin

Jun 18, 2015
What happens when most of your county's workers can’t afford to live in the county?
Posted In: affordable housing, Housing, real estate, San Francisco, rent

Finding affordable housing in an unaffordable place

Jun 10, 2015
Projects like Marin's Toussin Senior Apartments help but are tricky to finance.
Posted In: affordable housing, Housing, real estate, San Francisco, rent
McDonald's plan to turn the company around amid falling stock prices will focus on appeasing shareholders.

San Francisco threatens to sue McDonald's over drug dealing

Jun 8, 2015
The city is putting pressure on McDonald's to help clean up its act.
Posted In: McDonald's, San Francisco, drugs

Now there really is a start-up for everything

Jun 1, 2015
A trash moving company will save you the trouble of walking to your curb.
Posted In: garbage, start-up, San Francisco
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San Francisco takes innovative approach to homelessness

May 18, 2015
The city has opened a shelter with fewer rules and more open space.
Posted In: San Francisco, homeless, Housing
People crowd the first floor of a Macy's before the store's midnight opening that kicks off the "Black Friday" shopping weekend. A social-media campaign to boycott Black Friday in protest of events in Ferguson, Missouri, has begun to take shape.

Making a statement by spending – or not

Nov 26, 2014
The numbers we're reading and watching for Wednesday.
Posted In: Ferguson, Black Friday, Uber, San Francisco, flu

San Francisco losing black residents, black businesses

Jun 18, 2014
A bookstore closes shop because so many African-Americans have left San Francisco.
Posted In: Youth Radio, San Francisco, African-Americans, gentrification, bookstore