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A bicyclist rides her bicycle down Market Street in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

2 Hospitalized After Vehicle Hits Traffic Light Pole, Then Pedestrian Near Market & 7th In SF

Two people were hospitalized after a driver struck a traffic signal pole and then a pedestrian in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

11/26/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Survey Says Twitter Headquartered In San Francisco’s ‘Dirtiest’ Commercial Corridor

The four-block stretch of San Francisco’s Market Street from 7th to 11th streets is the dirtiest commercial corridor according to a new survey by city controller’s office.

11/24/2014

A view of Market Street heading east toward the Ferry Building in San Francisco. (CBS)

$150 Million Retail Development Breaks Ground At San Francisco’s 6th And Market

A long-delayed $150 million project to further energize the rapidly transitioning mid-Market area of San Francisco broke ground on Wednesday. The Dallas developer says Market Street Place will be an experience.

11/12/2014

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Twitter Awaits San Francisco Officials’ Review Of Proposal To Build Sky Bridge Walkway

Twitter wants to build a sky bridge to connect the two buildings that make up its San Francisco headquarters to help save employees time in moving from one building to another.

11/05/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Controversial ‘Twitter Tax Break’ Is Working, Report Finds

Supporters of a tax break intended to lure Twitter to San Francisco’s blighted mid-Market neighborhood are pointing to a new report as an indicator of its success.

10/28/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Twitter Finalizes SF Location For Learning Center To Provide Skills To Homeless, Low-Income Residents

Twitter has decided on a site for a learning center where company employees will volunteer to teach homeless residents computer and tech skills, according to a published report.

10/27/2014

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Power Outage in San Francisco’s Mid-Market Area Affects 2,200 Customers

A large power outage is affecting traffic signals and about 2,200 homes and businesses in San Francisco’s Mid-Market area Thursday morning, a PG&E spokesman said.

10/02/2014

Screenshot of Bluoz.com. (Bluoz.com)

Gentrification And Crime, Techies And Drug Users: ‘Crackhead Cam’ Captures Transition Of San Francisco Mid-Market

San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood is undergoing a transition. While it has a burgeoning nightlife, a blogger’s webcam shows not all of it is pretty.

07/23/2014

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Gang Attacks Man With Baseball Bat In San Francisco Market Street Robbery

A 58-year-old man was attacked with a baseball bat in a robbery in San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood Wednesday night.

07/17/2014

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KCBS In Depth: Challenges For Homeless Families Under San Francisco’s High Cost Of Living

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — This week KCBS In Depth co-hosts Jane McMillan and Ed Cavagnaro speak with Eric Kisch, executive director of Campus Family Services—a San Francisco non-profit that assists homeless and at-risk families. Providing social services a hundred years, Compass is now teaming up with Twitter to keep the legacy moving forward.

05/26/2014

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