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The Queen Of Poisons Strikes In San Francisco – Forbes

March 16, 2017 10:01:00 am | 0 Comments

Forbes The Queen Of Poisons Strikes In San FranciscoForbesA deadly plant toxin nearly claimed two more victims, who were apparently poisoned accidentally after drinking tea they may have hoped was an herbal remedy. Aconite flowers. (Shutterstock). One patient was released from the hospital Monday. The other … and more »

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Amazing images of San Francisco before it was a city – Business Insider

March 16, 2017 9:08:18 am | 0 Comments

Business Insider Amazing images of San Francisco before it was a cityBusiness InsiderBefore San Francisco was a bustling tech hub, before it was the center of the hippie universe, and before it became known for its lush hills, much of the area was covered in sand dunes. Golden Gate Park, the 1,000-acre green space south…

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Anti-LGBT Dolores Park Urinal Opponents Now Taking On SF Pot Dispensaries – Hoodline

March 16, 2017 9:07:00 am | 0 Comments

Hoodline Anti-LGBT Dolores Park Urinal Opponents Now Taking On SF Pot DispensariesHoodlineA conservative advocacy group that unsuccessfully sued San Francisco last year over an open-air urinal at Dolores Park has waded into a fight over the pending permits for three medical marijuana dispensaries, depicting them as a threat to neighborhood …

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SF Law School Chancellor Condemns ‘Cowardly Act Of Anti-Semitism’ On Campus – SFist

March 16, 2017 8:44:15 am | 0 Comments

SF Law School Chancellor Condemns ‘Cowardly Act Of Anti-Semitism’ On CampusSFistThe head of the University of California Hastings College of the Law sent an angry letter to students and faculty Wednesday, after the attempted destruction of a Jewish symbol in the school’s residence hall. NBC Bay Area reports that “Jewish student … and more »

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San Francisco’s cheapest house is this Excelsior District fire-damaged home – Curbed SF

March 16, 2017 8:31:56 am | 0 Comments

Curbed SF San Francisco’s cheapest house is this Excelsior District fire-damaged homeCurbed SFWhile a 2015 fire in San Francisco Excelsior’s District resulted in no injures, it did displace residents and ruin this 1916 home at 167 Maynard. Two years later, the house is on the market asking $499,000. This makes it the lowest priced single-family…

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Thursday Morning Roundup: Two Overnight Water Main Breaks In SF – SFist

March 16, 2017 8:01:45 am | 0 Comments

Thursday Morning Roundup: Two Overnight Water Main Breaks In SFSFistGoPro said Wednesday it will cut 270 jobs in an effort to reduce operating expenses, its second round of layoffs in less than four months. [CNet]; Royal Robbins, a legendary clean climbing mountaineer who conquered Yosemite’s Half Dome in Tretorn …

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Crews repairing two water main breaks in San Francisco – KGO-TV

March 16, 2017 5:46:40 am | 0 Comments

KGO-TV Crews repairing two water main breaks in San FranciscoKGO-TVCrews are working to repair two water main breaks that popped up in San Francisco overnight. They’re miles apart and don’t seem connected. (KGO-TV). KGO. By Amy Hollyfield. Thursday, March 16, 2017 08:33AM. SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) –. Crews are …

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Mid-century San Francisco archive photos unseen for decades – SFGate

March 16, 2017 3:26:36 am | 0 Comments

SFGate Mid-century San Francisco archive photos unseen for decadesSFGateA safety driving test was performed in San Francisco, on Market Street at Drumm Street. The light car was driven by the “considerate” driver, the dark one by the “inconsiderate” driver. August 10, 1950. Photo: Bob Campbell, San Francisco Chronicle … and more »

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Brothel sued by SF evicted from building on edge of Chinatown – San Francisco Examiner

March 16, 2017 12:09:20 am | 0 Comments

San Francisco Examiner Brothel sued by SF evicted from building on edge of ChinatownSan Francisco ExaminerThe building that previously housed the Queens Health Center, which was purported to be a brothel, is now empty. (Courtesy City Attorney’s Office). By Jonah Owen Lamb on March 16, 2017 1:00 am. Facebook · twitter · google_plus · mail…

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SF considers local income tax proposal – by j_sabatini – The San … – San Francisco Examiner

March 16, 2017 12:09:20 am | 0 Comments

San Francisco Examiner SF considers local income tax proposal – by j_sabatini – The San …San Francisco ExaminerA “millionaire’s tax” may be San Francisco’s best answer to addressing financial uncertainty and income inequality. As The City faces budget deficits and a. and more »

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