Lower Haight

Apr 23, 2021
San Francisco Lower Haight Western Addition

SF Pride names African American Art & Culture Complex directors as 2021 Grand Marshals

Queer Black twin sisters Melonie Green and Melorra Green named community Grand Marshals for SF Pride 51, with more Grand Marshals to be named next week. Read More

Feb 25, 2021
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Bay Area Tigray community hosts teach-in about ongoing crisis in Ethiopia today

The Bay Area Tigray Community is hosting a virtual event this afternoon to raise awareness of the ongoing conflict and humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia. Read More

Feb 08, 2021
San Francisco Divisadero Lower Haight

Berkeley’s Souvenir Coffee opens new Divisadero location, with another coming to Old Oakland

The former Coloso Coffee at Swan’s Market will reopen as a new Souvenir Coffee in March, hot on heels of Souvenir’s new San Francisco location whose grand opening was last week. Read More

Sep 30, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Patrons say goodbye to Love N' Haight Deli after more than two decades in the Lower Haight

Today is the last day in business for Fey Chao's sandwich shop, after serving the Lower Haight since 1999. Read More

Sep 29, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Four new murals by Bay Area youth debut in Lower Haight

This weekend saw the installation of a series of new murals around the Haight and Fillmore intersection. Read More

Sep 22, 2020
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District 5 pilots $100,000 victim assistance program for vandalized small businesses

The program, administered by the SF District Attorney's office, will reimburse merchants up to $1,000 for replacing broken windows. Read More

Sep 22, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley Lower Haight

Vehicle overturns after collision at Oak and Buchanan [Updated]

One driver flipped their car, while the other driver collided with a light pole in front of the Oak Gourmet corner store. Read More

Sep 11, 2020
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City seeks new solutions for protecting Slow Streets, after drivers plow through signs

The signs protecting the city's new network of car-free streets have been repeatedly vandalized, graffitied and hit by cars. Read More

Sep 01, 2020
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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

Aug 28, 2020
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Nixing navigation center plans, city considers 33 Gough St. for safe sleeping site

The site was approved as a navigation center in March, but the city has scrapped those plans, and is now evaluating it for a potential tent village. Read More

Aug 19, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

New owner aims to restore Nickie's as 'neighborhood living room' for Lower Haight

A Lower Haight fixture since the 1940s, Nickie's has revamped its menu and added a huge parklet. Read More

Aug 10, 2020
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Firefighter injured, 11 residents displaced in 2-alarm blaze near Duboce Park

The fire, which took place in the early hours of Sunday morning, damaged two residential buildings. Read More

Aug 10, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley Lower Haight Mid-Market

Concerned by growing tent camps, Hayes Valley neighbors lobby for safe sleeping site

As the city responds to the Tenderloin lawsuit by clearing camps there, homeless people are flooding into Hayes Valley, neighbors say. Read More

Aug 07, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight Mission Tenderloin

Mission's acclaimed Farmhouse Thai expands to Lower Haight

The new outpost is currently just a takeout window, but may eventually have sit-down dining as well. Read More

Aug 03, 2020
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SF Eats: Lost Resort debuts in the Mission, CatHead's BBQ closes for good, Toronado reopens, more

A new nautical-themed restaurant opens in the Mission, a coffee and pastry-focused cafe debuts soon in Potrero Hill, a barbecue joint closes for good in SoMa, and a popular beer bar reopens with plans Read More

Jul 30, 2020
Jul 30, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Lower Haight NoPa

Vinyl Coffee & Wine Bar to move from Divisadero to Haight; cannabis retailer seeks its space

A new cannabis venture has its eye on the storefront at Oak and Divisadero, with a community Zoom meeting set for tomorrow night. Read More

Jul 28, 2020
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

Jul 16, 2020
San Francisco Duboce Triangle Lower Haight

Construction crew discovers historic advertising behind facade at Duboce Park

When might the ads be from? How long has it been since anyone had a Par-T-Pak Cola? We talked to local historians to find out. Read More

Jul 14, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Tarragon Café to open in former Café du Soleil space next month

Mario Jackson took his recent layoff from a corporate catering job as push to open a new neighborhood cafe in the recently shuttered space. Read More

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 31, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

At least 3 Lower Haight businesses vandalized Saturday night [Updated]

While vandalism downtown got the most attention, three Lower Haight businesses also had their windows smashed. Read More