Aug 03, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight Mission Potrero Hill SoMa

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 29, 2020
San Francisco Mission

San Francisco's first 'Community Fridge' brings free food to under-resourced Mission residents

Stocked with food donated by the community, the fridge has seen enormous demand from people in need. Read More

Jul 28, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Mission

Divisadero's Barvale to close, become Beretta pop-up

Valencia Street's popular Italian restaurant is taking over its Spanish sibling on Divisadero. Read More

Jul 28, 2020
San Francisco Mission

5-alarm fire sends multiple Mission warehouses up in flames [Updated]

Smoke from the fire, which injured a firefighter, is visible as far as the East Bay. Read More

Jul 20, 2020
San Francisco Mission Upper Haight

Borderlands Books patrons call for owner to step down over sexual assault allegations

More than three dozen financial supporters of the popular sci-fi bookstore are asking owner Alan Beatts to step aside. Read More

Jul 20, 2020
San Francisco Mission

Speed bumps installed on Dolores Street hill after multiple serious skateboarding injuries [Updated]

A male passerby sustained life-threatening injuries resulting from a Friday "hill bomb" on Dolores, and two skateboarders were also hurt. Read More

Jul 13, 2020
San Francisco Mission

Closure rumors aren't true — but Bender's Bar & Grill could use some help

Social media rumors that Bender's is closing aren't true. But it's going to need some help from customers to survive the pandemic. Read More

Jul 13, 2020
San Francisco Civic Center Hayes Valley Mission

Man in wheelchair, motorcyclist critically injured in separate weekend collisions [Updated]

Two people are in critical condition after being struck over the weekend by drivers in the Mission and on Van Ness Avenue. Read More

Jul 10, 2020
Jul 10, 2020
San Francisco Castro Duboce Triangle Mission

Castro's homeless tent village to close after just 5 weeks, despite positive feedback

The city hasn't announced or opened a single new safe sleeping site since presenting a list of 42 options in early June. Read More

Jul 09, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Mission

SF Eats: Velvet Cantina, Indian Paradox close permanently; Old Jerusalem severely damaged in fire

It's a sad week for restaurant news, with the closures of two popular spots and another damaged by fire. Read More

Jul 07, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Hayes Valley Marina Mission NoPa

SF Eats: Matching Half Cafe to change hands; why Souvla remains closed; more

Numerous tipsters have asked why Souvla has been closed for nearly four months. Here's what we've learned. Read More

Jun 30, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Mission Nob Hill Noe Valley

Little Chihuahua closes Divisadero location after 3 employees test positive for COVID-19 [Updated]

The Divisadero location is temporarily closed, and owners say they're determining their next steps "day by day." Read More

Jun 29, 2020
San Francisco Castro Hayes Valley Mission

'We didn't get to say goodbye': It's Tops owner Bruce Chapman on the tough decision to close

"It's very upsetting," said Chapman, whose family owned the diner for 68 years. "I didn't plan this kind of closure." Read More

Jun 25, 2020
San Francisco Inner Sunset Mission NoPa

Nopalito to permanently close Sunset location, move into Bi-Rite soft serve window

Nopalito is the latest business to fall victim to the pandemic — but when one door closes, a window opens. Read More

Jun 18, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Mission SoMa

Why these SF retailers won’t reopen yet, despite loosening restrictions

Small business owners say they're eager to re-open, but a wide variety of challenges remain before retail can return to normal. Read More

Jun 11, 2020
San Francisco Mission Mission Bay SoMa

Apartments for rent in San Francisco: What will $3,900 get you?

Curious just how far your dollar goes in San Francisco real estate? From budget apartments to luxury apartments, here's what you can get locally by price point, with photos and amenities. Read More

Jun 10, 2020
San Francisco Mission

Despite bike boom, nonprofit bike shop Pedal Revolution shutters for good

The bike shop was a social enterprise that taught repair basics and other job skills to more than 500 youth. Read More

Jun 08, 2020
San Francisco Bernal Heights Mission

Angkor Borei, one of SF's only Cambodian restaurants, to close permanently after 30 years

After struggling to stay afloat for several months, married owners Tom Prabpan and Chin Han Yat have decided to close their restaurant. Read More

Jun 08, 2020
San Francisco Castro Duboce Triangle Mission

Castro's safe sleeping site opens today at Everett Middle School, with a tight deadline for success

Staff and case managers at the temporary camping site will have just six weeks to come up with a plan for the people who move there. Read More