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Dine and Dish: National Coffee Day

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Of all the holidays we celebrate, Thursday is National Coffee Day, and it is at the top of the list for many of us. 175 more words


My band Boca Mundial plays the Dreamforce Accenture stage this coming Tuesday, October 4 from 2-3 pm! This marks the first time I’ll both attend the conference as press while also playing the massive event, which brings half a million people or more to San Francisco every fall, as a musician! 49 more words


Online Payday Lender LendUp To Pay Millions For Overcharging, False Marketing

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A San Francisco startup with millions in venture capital funding – hailed by many as an alternative to abusive payday lending – has agreed to pay millions in redress for overcharging consumers and using deceptive marketing tactics. 523 more words


Construction Concerns Could Halt Transbay Terminal Tunnel

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The sinking and tilting of Millennium Tower has raised new questions about San Francisco’s downtown building boom.

Now San Francisco officials may be putting the brakes on one of its biggest projects ever over uncertainty about whether it is safe to move forward with the massive Transbay Terminal tunnel project. 499 more words


Suspect Sketch Released In San Francisco 'Pokémon Go' Slaying

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — U.S Park police on Wednesday released a sketch of a man wanted in the fatal shooting of a victim playing Pokémon Go in San Francisco’s Aquatic Park. 335 more words


Folsom Street Fair proves to be profitable for taxi drivers

Originally published on October 2, 2015 in the S.F. Examiner

It was a good week to be a taxi driver.

With an estimated 400,000 people attending the Folsom Street Fair on Sunday, business was booming from the start of my shift on Thursday afternoon all the way to Monday morning, when I crawled home from the MacArthur BART station, my mind fried, my bones aching and my pockets bulging with cash.

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