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Sinkhole Opens On Haight Street, As Predicted

Facebook to take over Stanford classroom — Facebook, already bulging out of its headquarters in downtown Palo Alto, is now infiltrating Stanford University. A new course, called Create Engaging Web Applications Using Metrics and Learning on Facebook will be offered this fall in Stanford's computer science department.

Introducing Hoodline North Beach And Financial District — Ever since Hoodline began life as Lower Haight neighborhood blog Haighteration more than five years ago, we've fielded requests for a North Beach expansion. Meanwhile, we've gradually realized that a lot of our readers work or live further down Market Street than our current coverage area.

Park Station Police Captain Raj Vaswani To Bayview, Captain John Sanford Confirmed Successor — Raj Vaswani, who joined Park Station as captain last summer, has been transferred to lead Bayview Station, we've learned. Vaswani was beginning to make his mark in the area, with his personal crime-fighting efforts, his active Twitter presence, and his generally genial relations with the relatively quiet district.

Duboce Triangle Thefts Increase, But Crime Rates Haven't Changed Much — Duboce Triangle has been experiencing a major crime increase in recent years, according to many commenters on social media and local web sites like this one. The murders of Bryan Higgins and Michael Marquez in the last six months or so have only highlighted what many have felt are broader changes for the worse.

How Uber Is Launching In Its Newest City, Washington, DC — Me: I just talked to the cab company and they're going to take forever. I'm trying Uber. Her: There's no Uber in DC. Me [checks app]: Oh, look, there is! The car will be here in 10 minutes. And that's how I discovered that Uber is launching in Washington, DC.

Inside The Study Center, A Civic Champion In The Central City — The decision to bulldoze the Western Addition had been made behind closed doors at City Hall, and people across San Francisco in the '60s and '70s were fighting to save their own neighborhoods from freeway and development plans. But they needed to understand how the city worked if they were going to make changes happen.

Introducing Hoodline Tenderloin — As eagle-eyed readers may have noticed, we recently began covering news further east and north than before, with stories on Tenderloin Station's police redistricting plans, Hemlock Tavern's possible future, and longtime transgender nightclub Divas hitting the market.

Introducing Hoodline Inner Sunset — As you know, Hoodline brings you news and stories from some of San Francisco's central neighborhoods. Today, we're happy to announce that we're officially launching daily Hoodline coverage of the Inner Sunset. Recently, we've found ourselves covering more and more stories in the Inner Sunset.

Friendster nabs fourth social-networking patent, dozen more pending — Friendster was the first modern social network to really gain traction on the web. But it has lost ground to rivals like MySpace and Facebook over the last five years or so due to a number of missteps. Nevertheless, it has gotten popular in Asia - and in the U.S.
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Apr 27, 2015

don't miss today's article about suburbs that exist because of silicon valley hating silicon valley…

Apr 22, 2015

@jacksonwest how deep is the pole bean pot? they need at least a couple feet right?

Apr 16, 2015

@noahmccormack the poor local news average ($25). features are a bit more.

Apr 14, 2015

@panzer @Bartozone that explains my weight gain. there i was thinking it was all the drinking

Apr 03, 2015

@EvelynRusli crossing my fingers that it's not neighborhood news

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