Surviving In A Sea Of Wealth: San Francisco’s Tenderloin Endures Change, Protects Housing, And Looks To The FutureRandy Shaw, executive director for the Tenderloin Housing Clinic, talks about the district's history, how it got it's name, what led up to its seedy reputation and how it deals with gentrification while protecting housing.
Remembering The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake On April 18thFriday marks 108 years since the most devastating disaster in Bay Area history. Sirens wailed at 5 a.m. as a remembrance, but the two remaining survivors were unable to show up this year. Events continue around the city.
Suspicious Package At 1906 SF Quake Commemoration Forces RelocationA suspicious package near the site of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake commemoration ceremony on Market St. Thursday morning forced an early-morning gathering of a couple of hundred people to move to Union Square, police said.
San Francisco Marks 107 Years Since 1906 Earthquake & FireOne of the last three known remaining survivors of the catastrophic 1906 earthquake in San Francisco attended a special dinner Wednesday on the eve of the 107th anniversary of the disaster.
Famed Hydrant Painted Wrong Color During 1906 Quake Ceremony Events marking the 106th anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire hit a snag overnight when the annual ceremony to gild the hydrant credited with helping save the Mission District was painted the wrong color.
3 Survivors On Hand For 106th Anniversary Of 1906 San Francisco EarthquakeThree of the four known survivors of the quake were in attendance at the annual ceremony to commemorate the 106th anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire.
Japan Quake 30 Times More Powerful Than 1906 San Francisco QuakeWhen comparing to the 1906 earthquake, the USGS has figured that Japan's earthquake is equivalent to 30 of the San Francisco earthquakes.
Historic 1906 Film Captures S.F.'s Market StreetA film made more than a hundred years ago on Market Street, San Francisco's main thoroughfare, shows in fascinating detail how people lived and traveled and dressed.