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Teresa Hammerl

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Sep 03, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF & Oakland: Friday, September 4

Learn about the impact of COVID-19 on seniors, attend a comedy night with a Netflix star or enjoy poetry from Oakland's youth. Read More

Sep 02, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Thursday, September 3

Get help with your job application, take a glimpse at the sky or learn more about the meaning of uncertainty. Read More

Sep 02, 2020
San Francisco

City announces new reopening timeline for schools, hair salons, gyms, other businesses

Mayor Breed announced a new timeline for reopening, but it "doesn't mean that we, unfortunately, can't pull things back if we see a surge," she said. Read More

Sep 02, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Hayes Valley business briefs: More boutique closures, pastry shop becomes polling place

A skincare studio and a shoe boutique have called it quits, while a pastry shop is becoming a polling place during the upcoming election. Read More

Sep 02, 2020
San Francisco

Muni trains won't return until year's end or longer

The Muni metro, which shut down in August after just three days of post-pandemic operation, won't return for months. Read More

Sep 01, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight Upper Haight

Water and sewer replacement work returns to Haight & Fillmore next week

The new round of work, fixing a problem discovered during the last excavation of Haight Street, should take about three months to complete. Read More

Sep 01, 2020
Oakland

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF & Oakland: Wednesday, September 2

Join a free kids' yoga class, get feedback on your quarantine sewing project or tune in to a virtual comedy night. Read More

Sep 01, 2020
San Francisco

As hundreds of mopeds arrive on SF's streets, lower-income neighborhoods are left out

Moped share is back in San Francisco with the arrival of a new player, Revel. But the bikes are almost entirely concentrated in wealthier neighborhoods. Read More

Aug 31, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Tuesday, September 1

Learn about Japantown's tumultuous history, hear from experts on strategies for healthy baby sleeping patterns, and unwind with a yin yoga class. Read More

Aug 31, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero

MaduSalon, one of Divisadero's only Black-owned businesses, to close [Updated]

Marie France Cesar, who's cut hair on the Divisadero corridor for 19 years, says she was one of its only remaining Black business owners. Read More

Aug 30, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Monday, August 31

Check out some theatrical works in progress, stretch out tight work-from-home muscles or take a digital local history tour. Read More

Aug 28, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF & Oakland: Saturday, August 29 & Sunday, August 30

Learn about Black representation in comics, view the night sky from a powerful telescope or hear how the fashion industry is reshaping itself amid the pandemic. Read More

Aug 27, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Friday, August 28

Celebrate Outside Lands with a virtual festival, learn about a historic uprising of transgender and queer people or enjoy a jazz concert. Read More

Aug 26, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Thursday, August 27

Celebrate Japantown's artistic heritage, learn about SF's pioneering 1908 women's suffrage march, or beat stress with a restorative yoga class. Read More

Aug 25, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Wednesday, August 26

Join a kids' storytime session about the moon, learn how to help a senior write their memoirs, or get free legal advice. Read More

Aug 25, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Hayes Valley loses 2 more businesses, but gains a beauty store

The neighborhood continues to weather a storm of post-pandemic closures, but there's at least one bright spot. Read More

Aug 25, 2020
San Francisco

After 3 days of train service, Muni switches back to buses

After some unlucky breaks that led to "unacceptable" service, Muni's light-rail lines are shifting back to bus shuttles. Read More

Aug 25, 2020
Oakland

How to support California wildfire victims

While San Francisco and Oakland are primarily experiencing the fires via unhealthy air quality, residents across the region are in dire need of support. Read More

Aug 24, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Tuesday, August 25

Offer feedback to city officials on a car-free Valencia Street, join a poetry workshop or participate in a Japan-themed online potluck. Read More

Aug 24, 2020
Oakland

Oakland Eats: Wise Sons to open first Oakland location; Mama to close; more

Plus, Grand Lake now has a specialty beverage shop focused on beer, wine and liquor made by women and people of color. Read More

Aug 23, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Monday, August 24

Take a tour of SF's outdoor public art, join a belly dance class or attend a reading from a supernatural noir novel. Read More

Aug 21, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Hard-hit Hayes Valley loses 3 more businesses, including champagne bar The Riddler

The neighborhood has seen nearly a dozen business closures since the start of the pandemic. Read More

Aug 21, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Saturday, August 22 & Sunday, August 23

Join a watercolor workshop, learn to navigate a menu in Mandarin or hear a chat with the creator of popular comic strip 'Mutts.' Read More

Aug 20, 2020
San Francisco

5 options for stay-at-home fun in SF: Friday, August 21

Learn about the most important new artists of the moment, make some origami animals, or revisit a classic Pride documentary. Read More