Update: Fire Crews Battle 5-Alarm Blaze in Oakland’s ChinatownFirefighters battled a smoky, four-alarm fire burning among the restaurants and markets in a densely-populated neighborhood in Oakland's Chinatown district Wednesday morning.
San Francisco Chinatown Business Woes Deepen as Pandemic PersistsWith the drop in tourism and anti-China rhetoric from national politicians, San Francisco’s Chinatown has been one of the areas especially hard-hit in the pandemic.
Reopenings: Outdoor Dining Campaign Launched To Help Struggling San Francisco Chinatown RestaurantsThe streets of San Francisco's Chinatown, normally teeming with tourists and local residents on a typical afternoon, have been relatively empty for months during the COVID-19 outbreak and current surge of new cases.
Chinese Hospital Test, Track & Trace Program Stops COVID-19 Outbreak At Chinatown SROA new COVID-19 testing and tracking program is underway to prevent outbreaks in one of San Francisco's most vulnerable communities.
Student Lands Cut-Rate San Francisco Hotel Room After Campus Closed Down Because Of COVID-19Jesse Hernandez Jr. headed down the hall to his temporary home, a hotel room at the Hilton near San Francisco's Chinatown.
San Francisco's Central Subway Sees Completion Date Pushed Back To End Of 2020The proposed completion date for construction on San Francisco's Central Subway extension into Chinatown has been pushed back yet again by the city's transit officials.
Chinese Hospital Helped Prevent COVID-19 Outbreaks In San Francisco's ChinatownOne of San Francisco's most densely populated neighborhoods -- considered a high risk for the spread of COVID-19 -- managed to stay ahead of the curve with the over a century-old Chinese Hospital leading the way.
Coronavirus Toll On Chinese Restaurants In Bay Area, Nation DevastatingChinese restaurants, in the Bay Area and across the country, are in deep trouble.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco's Densely Populated Chinatown Struggles With Social DistancingOne of Chinatown's charms is it's bustle. The tight knit community is known for being just that, small and dense. During COVID-19 it's very essence is now it's greatest threat.
SF City Leaders Renew Plea for Shoppers to Visit Chinatown, Reject Coronavirus FearsSan Francisco city leaders on Friday urged residents and visitors to continue shopping at Chinese-owned business and to reject xenophobia associated with fears of the novel coronavirus.
San Francisco Police Investigating Recent Robbery In Chinatown's Stockton TunnelPolice in San Francisco are investigating a recent purse snatching by two men that happened just outside the Stockton Tunnel in Chinatown that was caught on video.
Oakland Holds Community Workshop As Coronavirus Fears Impact Chinatown BusinessesHealth officials in Alameda County are trying to assuage fears over the novel coronavirus outbreak by holding a workshop Tuesday evening to prevent panic. Businesses in Oakland's Chinatown have reported sales drops.
Coronavirus Fears Put Damper on SF Chinatown Business During New Year FestivitiesDespite fears surrounding the novel coronavirus, the Chinese New Year Parade -- San Francisco's biggest party -- is still on for Saturday night.
SF Chinatown Leaders Launch Campaign To Counter False Coronavirus RumorsLeaders in San Francisco's Chinatown on Tuesday launched a public relations offensive to deal with local fears over the coronavirus.
Oakland Opens 7th Cabin Community To House Unsheltered In Chinatown The city of Oakland opened its seventh community cabin site Thursday for those who live in the Chinatown and Jack London neighborhoods.