Jonathan Newman

Sep 06, 2016
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D.A.'s Office Awards $30K To Strengthen Neighborhoods

Nonprofits around the city—including in the Tenderloin, Western Addition and Bayview—are using the grants to tackle crime and plan community-building events. Read More

Jul 10, 2016
San Francisco Mid-Market SoMa Tenderloin

SF Legacy Businesses Still Struggling To Access New Support Program

A voter-approved measure to support long-time small businesses has yet to take effect, despite strong interest. Read More

Apr 12, 2016
San Francisco Tenderloin

As With The Rest Of SF, Most Tenderloin Airbnb Rentals Are Illegal

A recent informal review of Airbnb listings in the Tenderloin found that just two of 210 sites are registered with the city, as required by law. Read More

Mar 07, 2016
San Francisco Tenderloin

Planning Commission Weighs Reopening Door To Massage In The Tenderloin

New legislation drafted by Supervisor Jane Kim may lift a 17-year ban on new massage parlors in the neighborhood. Read More

Sep 03, 2015
San Francisco Embarcadero Mission SoMa Tenderloin

SFPD Chief Suhr Discusses Technology, Community Trust And More

SFPD Chief Greg Suhr met with several local neighborhood reporters last month to discuss hot topics happening around the city. Read More

Aug 02, 2015
San Francisco Mid-Market Tenderloin

Link-SF Helping More Homeless Find Services

18 months after launch, the app has a growing local user base and has inspired other efforts. Read More

Jun 02, 2015
San Francisco Tenderloin

Zendesk Foundation Launches With Grant For St. Anthony's Tech Lab

The global charity awarded its first donation to St. Anthony's popular Tenderloin Tech Lab. Read More

May 10, 2015
San Francisco Mid-Market Tenderloin

More Police Back On Central City Streets With Sheriff's Pilot Program

A six-month trial project has freed up hundreds of police hours, and has the support of Tenderloin SFPD Capt. Jason Cherniss. Read More

Apr 11, 2015
San Francisco Tenderloin

Tenderloin Obituary: Patrick Murphy, Controversial Pioneer Blogger

Journalist, activist and mentor were just a few titles that Patrick Murphy held during his lifetime. Read More