Apr 14, 2021
San Francisco Divisadero NoPa

Bay Area bagel boom continues with opening of Schlok's in NoPa

After months of operating a wildly popular bagel pop-up, Schlok's is getting set to open a brick-and-mortar shop at 1263 Fell Street, in a former laundromat off Divisadero in NoPa (in the same complex as RT Rotisserie and Nopalito). Read More

Dec 14, 2020
San Francisco Alamo Square Divisadero NoPa Western Addition

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 07, 2020
San Francisco Alamo Square Castro Civic Center Hayes Valley Mission NoPa Outer Richmond Outer Sunset SoMa Tenderloin Western Addition

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

Sep 02, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero NoPa

City clears prominent DMV tent camp, prompting relocations but few shelter enrollments

With hotel rooms only offered to certain groups, many campers are simply being shuffled from neighborhood to neighborhood. Read More

Sep 01, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero Mission NoPa

San Francisco's DIY instructors get crafty to keep classes going

Been thinking of taking a DIY craft class to liven up your quarantine? These studios are ensuring all you'll need is a laptop and a mailbox. Read More

Aug 21, 2020
San Francisco NoPa Upper Haight

Two prominent Panhandle trees collapse in unrelated incidents

One of the fallen trees crushed two cars at the DMV, trapping a passenger inside. Read More

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 16, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero NoPa

Hop to it: NoPa neighbors to attempt world-record hopscotch course on Saturday

The neighborhood event also highlights offerings from local merchants, offering a small discount at area businesses. Read More

Jul 09, 2020
San Francisco Golden Gate Park NoPa Upper Haight

Set to start construction in June, Fell Street bike lane now has no firm timeline [Updated]

With the bike lane delayed, advocates say the Panhandle path is "crowded and unsafe," and makes social distancing impossible. 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 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 10, 2020
San Francisco Inner Richmond NoPa

Barrel Head Brewhouse readies to debut Richmond District sequel, Lost Marbles

In the works for over three years, the sizable new brewpub was further delayed by the pandemic. Read More

May 20, 2020
San Francisco Divisadero NoPa

Divisadero's Bar Crudo returns as 'El Crudo,' with taco-focused menu

The seafood-focused restaurant, which turns 15 this month, is moving in a different direction post-pandemic. Read More

May 19, 2020
San Francisco NoPa Upper Haight

Panhandle to get new parking-protected bike lane along Fell Street

The new westbound bike lane on Fell is intended to take pressure off the Panhandle's crowded mixed-use path. Read More

Apr 20, 2020
San Francisco NoPa

Bend Yoga closes permanently after 12 years on Hayes Street

After surveying her customers, the yoga studio's owner determined that most wouldn't immediately return even after the shelter-in-place is lifted. Read More

Apr 15, 2020
San Francisco Golden Gate Park NoPa

Using his noodle: San Francisco man creates DIY tool for social distancing

"It makes people smile," Ryan Dempsey said of his homemade six-foot boundary marker. Read More

Apr 15, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Golden Gate Park Inner Richmond Inner Sunset NoPa Upper Haight

City will cite, arrest revelers congregating for 4/20, Mayor says

The official 4/20 event was canceled weeks ago, but the city is concerned people may unofficially congregate to smoke. Read More

Mar 20, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Golden Gate Park Inner Richmond Inner Sunset NoPa Upper Haight

Annual 4/20 event in Golden Gate Park cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns

Citing uncertainty and a sense of public responsibility, festival organizers now have their sights set on 2021. 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