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  • Taraval Station's New Captain

    NEXT MEETING Tuesday, December 19 | 6 pm –7 pm Taraval Station Community Room

    Interview with Captain Yick

    Captain Yick talks about dealing with for crime in the district. Read More ...

  • No Room at the Inn:

    Facing Our Long-Term Care and Post-Acute Care Issues

    “…as promises were made about using the savings to increase care at home. Now we have shortages in both home-based care and SNF beds for low- and moderate-income people.”

    by Dr. Teresa Palmer Read More ...

  • Looking at Fire Danger on the Westside

    Will the reservoirs function after an earthquake?

    “…fighting fires is a matter of having sufficient water available and a delivery system in place to meet the demand. The reservoirs need to be intact or fully backed up, otherwise what good are the pipes without the water?”

    by Nancy Wuerfel Read More ...

  • SFPUC Replaces Streetlights

    San Francisco Light's Up Our Lives

    “Say goodbye to the golden glow of San Francisco's street lights.”

    By George Wooding More ...

  • Tony Hall

    Speaking Freely

    The Steinle Case

    “…nothing compares to losing someone you dearly love, but incarcerating someone on false charges is not the remedy, no matter what country they're from. The process of politics is one thing, and it should not be commingled with the judicial process.”

    By Tony Hall

    More...

  • St. Lukes Update

    City Gets a Reprieve

    “…the difference between medical-based Skilled Nursing Facilities and sub-acute facilities, vs. non-medical residential care facilities is significant. While both settings are clearly necessary, they are not the same issues.”

    By Patrick Monette-Shaw Read More ...

  • Quentin Kopp

    Ruminations

    “Unfortunately, the Legislature and Governor for the past two decades have tended to divert gasoline tax revenue to public transit and other non-road spending.”

    Quentin Kopp
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  • But Who's Counting?

    “If you are a renter (or pay a collective water and sewer bill), the rate increase takes time to reach into your pocket, but it will. If you pay bills directly, July 1, 2018 is when new rates take effect.”

    By Steve Lawrence

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  • Rescind or Not Rescind?

    “If your property remains tax-defaulted for five years, it becomes subject to a tax sale. This means your property may be offered for sale at a public auction or acquired by a public agency if you do not pay …”

    By John Farrell Read More ...

  • West of Twin Peaks Central Council
    NOVEMBER MEETING

    The Council hears from Captain Yick.

    By Mitch Bull Read More ...

  • THe Senate Ate My Article and is after Your Money

    “The double taxation of estates is eliminated for estates up to $22 million, but middle-class taxpayers are now assessed a double tax on their California taxes.”

    By Lou Barberini

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    DECEMBER 2017

    “Giving Thanks - Over the past year, we have observed terrible disasters across the country, hurricanes, floods and of course the devastating wildfires throughout California. Let's continue to reach out to help our neighbors who need it and lend a hand when we can.” Read More ...

  • San Francisco Estuary - Love It or Lose It

    “those of us who have seen park ducks, their actions are a little different — many return to the same area and become accustomed to disturbances. But the birds in the open Bay do not..”

    By Katherine Howard Read More…

  • Brandon Miller

    Financially Prepared for the Holidays?

    “If you feel like you've overspent in the past, look at this holiday season as an opportunity to be creative as you find ways to have fun while keeping your spending in line.”

    By Brandon Miller

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  • Meet With the Captain

    Tuesday, December 19 | 6 pm –7 pm Taraval Station Community Room

    November Crime Reports

    Our police are on the lookout for crime in the district. Read More ...

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    Author Jon Golinger

    Politics Is War by Other Means

    Saving San Francisco's HeartHaving managed David Chiu's successful 2008 District 3 Supervisor campaign, Golinger and other progressives felt betrayed when ambition drove Chiu to cast the vote that put Ed Lee in Room 200.”

    By Dr. Derek Kerr More...

  • Senior Smarts

    Coping with Holidays During Bereavement

    “While Christmastide is usually a festive season from Christmas Eve until after New Year's Day, this holiday season many families, neighbors, friends, acquaintances, and co-workers will be coping with a loss due to the Napa-Sonoma fires or the hurricanes. ”

    by Anise J. Matteson
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  • Remember When?

    West Portal 1962

    Streetcar 1 Restored for Muni Golden 50th Anniversary Exiting West Portal of Twin Peaks Tunnel and Signed for the 'A Geary' Line | October 4, 1962. By permission of the SFMTA Photo Library More ...

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DEC-JAN QUICK INDEX

Interview with Captain Yick

Will Reservoirs Function in an Earthquake?

No Room at the Inn (Long Term Care)

The Steinle Case

LED Lights Up San Francisco

Kopp: Gas Taxes

St. Lukes Update: Reprieve

WOTPCC December Meeting

Who's Counting (Rates)

The Senate Is After Your Money

Saving SF Estuarys

Around the Town

Boosting Your Immunity

Rescind or Not Rescind?

Financially Prepared for the Holidays?

Crimes in the District

Saving San Francisco's Heart

Will Durst: No Means No.

Coping with Holidays During Bereavement

Education

Remember When

Travel

Theater

NOVEMBER QUICK INDEX

Neighborhood Fire Plan Abandoned

Westside "Highly Vulnerable" Fireman Warns

War on Residential Housing

SFPD Covertly Procuring Military Gear

Kopp: High Speed Trains & Other Fake News

City Sues, but Continues Investing in, Big Oil

WOTPCC November Meeting

Is "Managed Retreat" Managable?

Did the DOJ Slam SFPD Using Fuzzy Math?

The Species Invasion

Around the Town

Boosting Your Immunity

The Real Heros

Transparency in Financial Relationships

Crimes in the District

Durst: Stolen Wallets

Fix Special Ed

Remember When

Travel

Theater

OCTOBER QUICK INDEX

Gus Vardakastansis, Gone Too Soon

Preparing for Water Wars?

VeganBurg a Surprising Success

YIMBYs Sideswipe Ethics

Affordable Housing?

The Real Heros

WOTPCC September Meeting

Kopp: Governor Gets a Tongue Lashing

People Not Pavement

Is Jury Duty A Health Risk At 850 Bryant?

Alioto's Smoking Law 25 Years Later

CPMC's Patient Dump

 

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