Alamo Square

Dec 14, 2020
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Yet another cyclist hit by car on Fell Street prompts calls for Wiggle bike path safety measures

Sup. Dean Preston calls safety upgrades to the Fell and Divisadero Streets intersection that’s notorious to cyclists as one of the most dangerous in town. Read More

Dec 08, 2020
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Short film chronicles the life and costume creations of long-time Western Addition resident

Longtime Western Addition resident and gay-Latino designer Miguel Gutierrez was recently profiled in a new documentary film about his life in San Francisco, and his art, design, and costume creations. The film was released last week in commemoration of World AIDS Day on December 1. Read More

Dec 07, 2020
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Shop local for the holidays: Hoodline's gift-giving guide in support of small SF businesses

Although 2020 seems to be unending, the holiday season is upon us, and it’s worth remembering the wealth of small businesses scattered across San Francisco that offer the perfect gifts for friends, loved ones, and even yourself. Read More

Jul 23, 2020
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'It's a boiling point': City ignores District 5 encampments as COVID-19 threat rises

40 of the Haight's unhoused have found safe shelter at the Stanyan Street tent village. But there appears to be no plan for hundreds of others sleeping on the street. Read More

May 06, 2020
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Former Horsefeather chef takes over Alamo Square deli

The Alamo Square Deli is relaunching under the name Lucinda's, with the goal of offering park-friendly sandwiches and prepared foods. Read More

Dec 05, 2019
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Divisadero woman offers cash reward to find unhoused neighbor's missing cat

Dawn-Tae the cat, who lives on the street with her owner, went missing last week. A neighbor is hoping a cash reward will bring her back. Read More

Oct 14, 2019
Jul 23, 2019
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4 buildings, 3 months, 1 block: What's causing the fires on Golden Gate Avenue?

A single block of Golden Gate Avenue has had three notable fires since May, displacing 18 residents in total. Read More

Jun 27, 2019
May 17, 2019
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Vandal smashes dog water stations in Alamo Square Park

Some bad news for the pups of Alamo Square Park: both an official and an ad-hoc dog water station were destroyed. Read More

May 06, 2019
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5 displaced after 2-alarm fire near Alamo Square

Firefighters quickly extinguished the late-night blaze, but five residents were displaced. Read More

Feb 19, 2019
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2 men in life-threatening condition after shooting at Scott & Turk

The victims were shot around 11 p.m. on Saturday night, just a block from the bustling Divisadero corridor. Read More

Nov 05, 2018
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Church of 8 Wheels, Fillmore's church-turned-roller-rink, turns 5

Usually open only on weekends, the popular skating rink is throwing a special anniversary bash tomorrow night. Read More

Sep 27, 2018
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10 questions with new District 5 Supervisor Vallie Brown

A District 5 resident of more than two decades, the newly appointed supervisor shares her views on homelessness, housing, auto break-ins and other local concerns. Read More

Sep 21, 2018
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Artist Mitch Bierer talks new Alamo Square murals, SF's homelessness crisis

Eight new murals recently debuted at Alamo Square, one of them paying tribute to a homeless man who died on SF's streets this spring. Read More

Aug 23, 2018
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Theorita brings brunch fare, baked goods to Divisadero

The new spot comes courtesy of Che Fico owner and pastry chef Angela Pinkerton. Read More

Aug 16, 2018
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After neighbor complaints, SFMTA to remove recently installed traffic circle near Alamo Square

A study suggested the intersection was working acceptably to speed up the 5-Fulton bus line, but neighbors complained of honking. Read More

Apr 02, 2018
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SF Eats: 'Matcha Maiko Café' Debuts, 'Sapphire Asian Cuisine' Closing, More

A café chain with roots in Honolulu is now serving matcha green tea soft-serve, shaved ice and more in Japantown. Read More