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  • Blogs

    June 17, 2013

    Menace to Society: Appeals Court Reverses Jacori Bender's Felony Conviction

    In our October feature story, Menace to Society-- which detailed the way police and prosecutors accuse people of being gang members for easier conviction and grant money-- 21-year-old Jacori Bender got sentenced to four years in prison, for felony gun possession and being a gang member. The gang e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2012

    Live Review, 8/25/12: The Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit Leads a Backwoods-Style Stomp at Great American

    Shelby Ash Presents Big Ass Hillbilly Show No. 3 featuring the Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit, the Trespassers and the Harmed Brothers. Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 Great American Music Hall Better than: kissing your cousin without a condom. The awfullest bad jokes ever, premium beer bellies, and epic m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2012

    Jacori Bender's Gang Validation Sheet

    Jacori Bender -- the now-21-year-old subject in this week's feature story, "Menace to Society" -- became a validated gang member in spring 2011 when a jury convicted him of gun possession and active participation in a criminal street gang (the "gang enhancement").The bulk of evidence for the ga ... More >>

  • News

    August 8, 2012
  • Dining

    March 28, 2012
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    March 21, 2012
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    March 14, 2012
  • Dining

    March 7, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 8, 2012

    Hungry Man Barricades Himself Inside Apartment Over "Eaten Chicken"

    ​When it comes to food, a hungry man isn't much different than a hungry lion. A 50-year-old man was taken into custody yesterday morning after he barricaded himself inside his Bayview apartment threatening to harm himself over a piece of chicken. According to Sgt. Daryl Fong, the man became pertur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2011

    Brown Sugar Kitchen and Radio Africa & Kitchen's Bayview Openings Pushed Back to December

    The Fresh & Easy that opened on Aug. 24 in the 5800 3rd st. development in the Bayview is getting great feedback. It has a 4 1/2 Star rating on Yelp, something that's almost unheard of without a little extortion. Yelpers applaud its fantastic selection, high-ish quality, and go especially apeshit fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    Kenneth Harding Identified as Man Shot and Killed by SFPD

    Kenneth Harding shot ​Medical authorities have identified the man who SFPD shot over the weekend as 19-year-old Kenneth Harding. Police say Harding was a parolee who was also a person of interest in the shooting death Tanaya Gilbert last week in Seattle. Police Chief Greg Suhr told reporters on Su ... More >>

  • News

    June 15, 2011
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    November 17, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    Kerry Dawson Shot 15 Times in Bayview -- Homicide No. 28

    ​Kerry Dawson, a 24 year-old San Franciscan, was shot up to 15 times by at least two guns as he sat in his Ford Fusion at Hawes and Revere Saturday morning. Amazingly, he managed to drive off before crashing a few blocks later. He was later transported to General Hospital where he was pronounced d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    Details about Radio Africa & Kitchen's Full-Time Bayview Eatery

    LindsayRadio Africa's Eskender Aseged hopes to open in September.​When Eskender Aseged began offering dinners under the name Radio Africa & Kitchen six years ago, he taught a lot of San Franciscans what a pop-up was. Now, as Aseged readies his first brick-and-mortar restaurant, in Bayview, he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2010

    Murder Charge Possible In Death of Elderly Beating Victim Huan Chen

    View Larger MapEarlier this week, we reported on the unpleasant case of Huan Chen. The 83-year-old man was attacked on the street at 1625 Oakdale back on Jan. 24. According to the San Francisco police, the attack landed Chen in General Hospital. And he never left -- he died on Friday. Yet declaring ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2010

    Elderly Beating Victim Huan Chen Dies

    View Larger MapAfter more than a month without a homicide, it looks like San Francisco has experienced not one but two in the course of a weekend. We reported earlier on a suspected murder at a Mission Street old age home Monday morning; the suspected killer was arrested after a rollover crash on 16 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    Yats Owner Says Jack's Nudged Him Out

    T. PalmerYats' gumbo: Now appearing at Jack's?​We got a call from Yats owner Yon Davis last night. On Wednesday, we reported that Jack's Club ― the Potrero Flats bar where, until mid-December, Yats served up a roster of New Orleans dishes -- seemed to have appropriated Yats' menu. Davis told ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2010

    Yats Making Plans to Open a Soup Kiosk in the Financial District

    T. Palmer​Thanks to a tip from Eater, we learned that New Orleans food specialist Yats' New Orleans Original Po' Boys started serving lunch last Friday at Annie's Bistro (2819 California at Divisadero). Trading under the name Creole Soups and Such, Louisiana specialties such as gumbo and alligator ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2009

    Yats Says See Ya to Jack's Club Wednesday

    Luis C./YelpYats is movin' on out of Jack's Club.​When Yats' New Orleans Original Po Boys moved into the drab little kitchen of Jack's Club (2545 24th St. at Utah), at the time, our favored neighborhood dive, we were skeptical. A few unsuccessful forays into cuisine had already arrived and swi ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 22, 2009
  • Dining

    July 15, 2009
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    July 8, 2009
  • News

    July 1, 2009

    The Man Who Cried Dust

    Christopher Muhammad's fight with Lennar over toxic dust has resulted in a restraining order against him, an accusation that he's a shakedown artist, and grudging respect from his rivals.

  • Dining

    July 1, 2009
  • News

    May 27, 2009

    Trial by Fire

    A jury considers whether a store clerk in the Bayview acted in cold blood or in self-defense when he shot a woman he accused of shoplifting.

  • News

    March 26, 2008

    Building Racism

    Segregation and racism are used to pit black and Latino carpenters against each other at a low-income-housing site

  • News

    March 21, 2007

    Walking the Line

    The SFPD says Daniel Dennard is a gangster, thief, and killer. Theres just one problem: They cant prove anything.

  • Pride

    June 22, 2005

    Too Jaded for Gay Pride? Get Over It!

    A queer guide to Pride events

  • Best of San Francisco

    May 11, 2005
  • Best of San Francisco

    May 11, 2005
  • Calendar

    July 21, 2004

    Merrymakers

    Mills' passel of playful art

  • Listen Up

    March 17, 2004
  • Music

    October 1, 2003
  • Calendar

    April 30, 2003

    En Garde

    Smuin Ballet tackles the legend of Zorro

  • Calendar

    April 21, 1999
  • News

    November 4, 1998

    The Holy War Over Gay Marriage

    Eighty Methodist pastors from Northern California plan to challenge church law by co-officiating at a lesbian wedding. It's an act of conscience that could sunder America's second-largest denomination -- and bring gay marriage to the center of national co

  • Calendar

    July 1, 1998
  • Dining

    June 3, 1998
  • News

    January 14, 1998

    Trial by Liar

    The snitches mumbled, stumbled, equivocated, and perjured themselves The jury found Bernard Temple -- the man prosecutors believed to be a bloodthirsty assassin for drug dealers -- not guilty of murder.

  • News

    March 26, 1997

    Portrait of the Soul-Jacker

    Police call Bernard Temple the meanest hit man ever to roam the gang-infested streets of Bayview-Hunters Point. Temple calls himself a soul-jacker -- someone who kills to steal the spiritual power of his victims.

  • News

    November 22, 1995

    C.R.U.S.H. (Part I)

    Five months ago, two black homicide detectives got fed up with the Police Department's inaction on black-on-black murders. Thus was born the Crime Response Unit to Stop Homicide (CRUSH): six cops with the grit and guile to tackle the toughest cases in the

  • News

    October 18, 1995

    The Last Seduction

    Spurned by term limitations, Willie Brown turns his political affections on San Francisco. But how long will our small-town ways hold his fancy?

  • News

    April 5, 1995

    What's Killing Hip Hop?

    From the Western Addition to the East Bay, police and wary club owners have all but banished hip hop. Have the cops overreacted? Are the clubs at fault? Or have a few well-armed fans hijacked the positive vibe of the hip-hop nation?

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