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Man Injured During Shooting In SF’s Japantown

A man was shot in the hand in San Francisco’s Japantown neighborhood on Sunday night, according to police.


(Photo credit: Kabuki Springs & Spa/ Franks Frankeney)

Five Best Spots In San Francisco Japantown

Travel to Japan while staying in the Bay. Barry Lancet, author of Japantown, recommends five of the best places to experience Japanese culture in San Francisco Japantown.


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San Francisco Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Fire Near Japantown

San Francisco firefighters were battling a two-alarm blaze near the city’s Japantown neighborhood Thursday afternoon, a fire dispatcher said.


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San Francisco Japantown Robbery Leads To Shooting

A man was shot during a robbery in San Francisco’s Japantown neighborhood early Tuesday morning, police said Wednesday.


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Best Spicy Food In South Bay

Can you take the heat? Read this for a trek through South Bay’s spiciest food.



Guide To The Bay Area’s Historic Restaurants

Take a bite out of history and journey to discover some of the Bay Area’s oldest roadhouses and restaurants, many that have been in business since before the 1900’s.


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Day Of Remembrance Held In San Francisco’s Japantown

It was 70 years ago that then U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt issued the executive order that led to the internment of more than 110,000 Japanese Americans during World War II.


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Fire Destroys Vacant House In San Jose Japantown

Firefighters have controlled a two-alarm fire that damaged a vacant house in San Jose’s Japantown Monday morning, a fire captain said.


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Landmark Japantown Store Closes Its Doors In San Francisco

The Sakai Market has been in business for over 100 years.


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Stun Gun Used To Steal Woman’s Cellphone In SF Japantown

A woman was robbed of her iPhone in San Francisco’s Japantown neighborhood Thursday night by four people armed with a stun gun, police said.