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S.F. unveils initiative to tackle rise in retail thefts - The San Francisco Examiner
San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott said retail thefts in The City are underreported crimes. (Daniel Montes/Bay City News)
S.F. unveils initiative to tackle rise in retail thefts
Federal funding would be a game-changer for San Francisco's beloved libraries - The San Francisco Examiner
Michael Lambert, city librarian of the San Francisco Public Library, argues that public libraries in San Francisco and around the nation need federal investment. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
Leveling the 'playing field': Brooklyn pol breaks down commercial rent bill * Brooklyn Paper
"It doesn't guarantee them the right to renew," Levin clarifies.
There are things that do work within the current framework, Levin says. "It's a dynamic marketplace ... They don't want that to go away."
West Milford, N.J.: 'A Real Country Town' Close to the City
The Passaic County township is within commuting distance of Manhattan, but its lakes and green spaces encourage boating, swimming and hiking.
How will new California law affect plan to densify San Jose housing?
San Jose was considering a bold strategy to densify housing when a state law effectively abolished single-family zoning across California. Proponents claim the local vision is far from dead.
New Study of 12 Million Appraisals Shows Racial Disparity
A Freddie Mac study of 12 million appraisals showed a gap between valuations of homes in mostly Black and Latino areas and those in white ones, the latest evidence of racial disparity in the housing industry.
Shrink Facebook To Save the World
Facebook apps are popular almost everywhere in the world. But we might all be better off if they weren't.
Bicycle Diaries: Cruising With the 'American Utopia' Family
Our intrepid reporter and photographer biked through Queens with David Byrne and some of his castmates ahead of their return to Broadway. Then the skies opened up.
The 11 Best Breakfast Restaurants in Jacksonville
After a night out with friends or before cheering on Trevor Lawrence and the Jacksonville Jaguars there's nothing better than a hearty breakfast.