In light of the recent holiday accidents, San Francisco health officials are teaming up with the cops, the mayor, and pretty much everyone else who's frustrated by bad drivers to provide targeted traffic enforcement in areas where elderly and youth pedestrians are most at risk. The Department of P ... More >>
San Francisco city officials indefinitely suspended the city's medical marijuana dispensary permitting program on Wednesday, according to the Department of Public Health.Pending permits had been on hold since December, after a ruling in a state appeals court case halted similar permitting program ... More >>
bterrycomptonThis week at SFoodie we were wondering whether restaurants are required, by law, to serve tap water for free. It's a simple enough question, but it took a surprising amount of digging to figure out the answer. The Internet provided a few thousand people asking the same question ... More >>
The Metreon's Island Earth Farmer's Market (101 Fourth St. at Mission) is suddenly feeling rather chilly, and it has nothing to do with the cold front. At an abatement hearing, the Health Department has determined that the market's permit to sell food cooked on site has expired, meaning that only ve ... More >>
Was it a case of poor management from the very beginning?There's more information coming forth about why the S.F. Department of Public Health has essentially driven a stake through the heart of foods prepared on-site at the Metreon's Island Earth farmers' market. SFoodie has obtained a Nov. 5 ... More >>
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An AIDS vaccine designed by renowned researcher Don Francis is in final testing. The Plague could be over - but the gay and scientific establishments are utterly unenthused.