Wear Gloves?

Last week, Scoop brought news of a new amendment to California food safety law that bans bare-handed food contact in restaurants. It’s a regulation that has received the scorn — not to mention eye-rolling — of chefs and diners alike, even though the state has agreed for a soft enforcement …

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LA To San Fran In 35 Minutes?

PLAYA VISTA (CBSLA.com) — It takes about six hours to drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco – depending on your speed – and more than an hour to fly. But in the future, the trip may take a matter of minutes. Designers of the speed tube called Hyperloop say …

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Streets of San Francisco

A prime downtown parking spot here costs $3.50 an hour. Stay for 12 hours a day, and it adds up to $250 a week, or $13,000 a year. Most car companies don’t worry much about the cost of parking, but in a garage under a San Francisco overpass, a group …

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Visionary of the Year

Fierce debates over race, class, police and inequality may be raging across the U.S., but for Lateefah Simon, the discussion is all rather simple. “Everyone’s talking about social justice. What is it? What does it look like? Well, it looks like less crime, less poverty, good schools, jobs we love. …

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Officer-involved shooting

San Francisco’s police chief is working to calm any potential tension between police and the community after officers shot a man to death yesterday at the Mission police station. The man was carrying an Airsoft or BB gun.

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Food Drive San Francisco

Thank you again for making this year’s Sweep another spectacular year! The San Francisco and Marin Food Banks appreciates all of the hard work you put in today that will really help out families in need all over the Bay Area. This is a really good thing, helping people gives …

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New To San Fran ? Its a Great Place to be !

Be prepared for conversation. Everyone here will talk to you like you’ve known each other for years. Follow whatever biking directions Google Maps gives you. The bike routes, while longer, will save you from going up some hills that are just fucking dangerous to ride with cars going by. The …

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Are You On a budget? In San Fran?

Who says living in SF is expensive? There are plenty of ways to spend your money but also plenty of ways to save. There’s a cornerstore/deli on Sutter and Pierce that sells giant sandwiches, chips, and a soda for a little over 5$. I don’t each much so I’d eat …

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