Hayes Valley

Jun 08, 2020
San Francisco Castro Duboce Triangle Hayes Valley Lower Haight

Public Works paints over Kantine's 'Unity & Connection' mural just hours after installation

"To see the surveillance video was so shocking to us," one of the owners of the Scandinavian inspired eatery said. "It is ridiculous." Read More

May 26, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley Western Addition

Hayes Valley/Western Addition crime: Wine taken from picnic table, chemical spray attack, more

In one incident, a man grabbed a bottle of wine from a picnic table and then threatened to harm the picnicker with the bottle. Read More

May 19, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Woman found dead at Patricia's Green in Hayes Valley

The woman was found in the Hayes Valley park on Tuesday afternoon. Read More

May 11, 2020
San Francisco Fillmore Hayes Valley Japantown Western Addition

Geary & Steiner pedestrian bridge to be demolished later this month

Built in 1962, the bridge is set to come down as part of the project to speed up the 38 and 38R-Geary buses. Read More

May 07, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley Mission

Azalea to permanently close Valencia St. location and Hayes Valley sister shop Welcome Stranger

The boutique clothing store is downsizing to one location, and closing its sister men's store as well. Read More

May 05, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Beauty supply e-tailer Nancy Boy closes Hayes Valley storefront permanently after 15 years

Shelter-in-place restrictions, coupled with a tough brick-and-mortar retail environment, led early e-commerce pioneer Nancy Boy to close its longtime Hayes Valley storefront. Read More

May 05, 2020
May 01, 2020
San Francisco Fillmore Hayes Valley SoMa

The Grove to close in Hayes Valley after all, citing missing stimulus checks

The restaurant's owners offered an exceptionally transparent look into their finances, and how the federal stimulus program and their bank have let them down. Read More

Apr 30, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Ver Unica shutters Hayes Valley store, shifts to online sales

"Hayes Valley has changed so much," said owner Cindy Spade, with large corporations and ecommerce startups commanding rents small shops can't pay. Read More

Apr 29, 2020
Apr 28, 2020
San Francisco Dogpatch Hayes Valley

Pause Wine Bar closes, but owners' Yield and 'Quarantine Wine Club' remain open

While owners Chris and Lila Tavelli decided to close Pause, they will keep Yield open while ramping up their delivery service, Quarantine Wine Club. Read More

Apr 21, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley Inner Sunset Mission Outer Sunset Tenderloin Upper Haight

San Francisco to close some streets to car traffic for social distancing

Starting this week, some streets will be closed to through vehicle traffic in order to prioritize walking and biking as well as to provide more space for social distancing. Read More

Apr 16, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Hayes Valley Lower Haight Upper Haight

From front-porch perch, professional cellist serenades Page Street neighbors

With classical concerts canceled for the foreseeable future, cellist Saul Richmond-Rakerd has found a new audience: his neighbors. Read More

Apr 08, 2020
Apr 03, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Man who started fire in Alamo Square Park may be serial Hayes Valley arsonist

Police arrested a man for setting a bathroom on fire in Alamo Square Park, and believe he may be connected to other local arsons as well. Read More

Apr 01, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley Western Addition

Hayes Valley/Western Addition crime: stabbing victim walks into hospital, attempted car fire, more

In one incident, three men were arrested when they tried to break into a business on the 500 block of Octavia Street. Read More

Mar 04, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley SoMa

5 Market Street businesses likely to close as new development gets underway

A longtime antique shop is closing, a design showroom is moving, and 3 other businesses will likely also be affected. Read More

Feb 27, 2020
San Francisco Civic Center Hayes Valley

Hayes Valley retailers alarmed by increase in vandalism, robberies

Following two high-profile incidents, a number of retailers told Hoodline they're seeing widespread issues with vandalism and robbery in the neighborhood. Read More

Feb 21, 2020
San Francisco Anza Vista Cole Valley Divisadero Fillmore Hayes Valley Inner Sunset Lower Haight NoPa Upper Haight Western Addition

Sup. Preston revives long-stymied push for District 5 navigation center

Starting with a meeting this Sunday, Preston is taking on the conflict that's stymied two of his predecessors — including Mayor Breed. Read More

Feb 18, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Scooter-riding suspect apprehended in $5,000 safe theft at Hayes Valley's Doppio Zero

A scooter-riding burglar stole a safe from the Hayes Valley pizzeria earlier this month. Read More

Feb 10, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley

Page Street pilot project adds protected bike lane, ends freeway access starting February 24

In the works for five years, the pilot project aims to increase safety for pedestrians and cyclists on Page Street and the surrounding neighborhood. Read More