SF Bay Area

25 Mar 2021

SF Artists New $1000/Month Guaranteed Income Pilot Program!

Good news for SF artists!  The Guaranteed Income Pilot Program for San Francisco Artists launched this morning, March 25th, and the application process is officially open today, and it closes April 25th. The City is partnering with Yerba Buena Center for the Arts to implement $1,000/month economic relief program for

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25 Mar 2021

Make Entwined a Permanent Piece of Art: Sign the Petition

Public art installations like ‘Entwined’ in Golden Gate Park provide a real service to our city, not only do they provide a wonderful and safe destination for all ages, they provide a safe harbor in Golden Gate Park after dark.  I mean, before the Ferris Wheel near de Young Musem,

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24 Mar 2021

What It’s Like To Be a Server Right Now

Ask a server what it’s like to wait tables in the age of Covid and, depending on the state they live in, the answers can be as varied as box of herbal teas. I live and work in New York City. A year ago, my borough of Queens was the

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24 Mar 2021

SF Pride 2021 Will Be In-Person, But At Small And Distanced Events

The post-Zoom live event era is on the horizon, and SF Pride 2021 may be the among first to host responsibly distanced major annual live events again. SF Pride has scrapped the parade and musician stages for 2021 — as well as the Zoom streaming model — and has instead

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23 Mar 2021

Police Say Juvenile Used YouTube and Fake Bomb To Rob Bank

An unnamed juvenile is in custody after he allegedly used a fake bomb to rob a Pittsburg bank Monday. The suspect managed to get away with $7,000 when he passed a note to a Mechanics Bank teller that read: “I need 20 grand. I have a bomb…” The note went

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23 Mar 2021

“Rise Up With Asians” March & Rally in SF

I cribbed this from SF Funcheap but it’s important to get this information out there: Join us for a peaceful, safe, and social-distanced rally to show solidarity for the Asian/Asian-American community in light of the recent Asian hate crimes and issues. This event is a student led rally to raise

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23 Mar 2021

Offices and Outdoor Bars Reopen in SF and Two Other Bay Area Counties

Outdoor bars?? Yes, please!  The sun is shining Tuesday with news that San Francisco, Marin and Santa Clara counties have all been moved to the orange tier in the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy. Not only are bars finally permitted to operate outdoors without food service, but indoor dining

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23 Mar 2021

Authorities search for armed woman at Yountville veterans home

Several law enforcement agencies are responding to a report of a woman with a shotgun at a veterans home in Yountville Tuesday morning. According to a California Highway Patrol statement, they received a call about the threat at Veterans Home of California on Yount Street and immediately notified police and

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