Salsa Dancers (credit: AARON MAASHO/AFP/Getty Images)

SF Salsa Club Suddenly Closes As Club Owner Faces Eviction

The closure of a popular salsa club in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood earlier this month has dancers concerned the club has seen the end of its days…


San Francisco Police at the scene of a Visitacion Valley shooting on July 30, 2012. (CBS)

KCBS Cover Story: SF Visitacion Valley Kids Find Shelter From Violence

In this KCBS Cover Story, Jeffrey Schaub reports that a youth center is hoping to provide some shelter and guidance for the neighborhood’s youth.


Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

OPD Redeploying Officers From High-Crime Areas Back To Community Beats

The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the move comes after residents in the wealthier Oakland hills complained about a lack of officers in their neighborhoods, which have seen an uptick in burglaries.



Oakland ‘Pop-Up’ Neighborhood Fights Back Against Bad Economy

Economic development has been slow in Oakland. The city has been plagued by a down economy and high unemployment and foreclosure rates. But a new popup neighborhood is evolving, filling vacant storefronts in Downtown Oakland.


parking meter

San Francisco Set To Roll Out Varied Parking Meter Rates

Parking meter rates are once again being adjusted as the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency works through its SFpark’s pilot program.



San Francisco’s Mission District Seeing Increase In Robberies

The numbers have been alarmingly up this year and police are still trying to figure out the reason for the increase.


A Walgreens store (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Walgreens Opens First ‘Fresh Food Oasis’ In Underserved San Francisco Neighborhood

Walgreens cut the ribbon on its first “fresh food oasis” in the Bay Area Friday, bringing fresh fruit and vegetables to an underserved San Francisco neighborhood.


A mountain lion. (

Mountain Lion Spotted In Woodside Neighborhood

A mountain lion was spotted Sunday morning in the hills above Interstate Highway 280 in San Mateo County, emergency officials said.

CBS San Francisco–04/17/2011

La Mediteranee, a restaurant on Fillmore Street (

San Francisco Moves Closer To Jazzing Up Upper Fillmore

San Francisco’s Upper Fillmore neighborhood could be spruced up with legislation on the table that would lift a ban on new restaurants.



San Bruno Residents Return Home After Pipeline Explosion

Residents returned Sunday to the ruined hillsides of their San Bruno neighborhood, three days after a natural gas pipeline exploded into a deadly fireball.

CBS San Francisco–09/12/2010




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