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Breed Backs Tenderloin/Mid-Market Revival Plan

Promoting Revitalization of Both Neighborhoods San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced today that the city will provide $5 million for an innovative strategy to reduce drug dealing in the Tenderloin and Mid-Market.The Mayor’s “Mid-Market Vibrancy and Safety Plan” will help fund Urban Alchemy, a community organization with a track record for improving public safety in troubled areas of San Francisco.

beyondchron.org ,  20min 0
Breed Backs Tenderloin/Mid-Market Revival Plan

2 women killed, multiple injured in Oakland party bus shooting

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Two women have died and multiple other women are hospitalized after a party bus shooting in Oakland, California, overnight. A total of seven young women were shot, a source told our sister station in San Francisco, KGO-TV.One of the victims died on the bus and the other victim died at the hospital.

abc30.com ,  26min 0
2 women killed, multiple injured in Oakland party bus shooting

Nigerian states hires drones for vaccination in difficult terrain

Two of Nigeria's 36 states signed an agreement with Zipline International Inc. to use drones to distribute COVID-19 vaccines to hard-to-reach and conflict-ridden rural areas in Africa's most populous country. Zipline, which is based in San Francisco, is completing the construction of hubs and distribution centers, as well as obtaining the approval of regulators to operate in the states of Cross River and Kaduna with a target to make the first deliveries within three months.

newsaf.cgtn.com ,  45min 0
Nigerian states hires drones for vaccination in difficult terrain

Product warranty tech startup Extend bags $260M in funding led by SoftBank at over $1 billion valuation

The rise in awareness for extended warranty and surge in penetration of laptops, tablets, and smartphones have boosted the growth of the global extended warranty market.According to Allied Market Research, the extended product warranty market is expected to grow to $169.82 billion. Enter Extend, a San Francisco tech startup that makes it easier for businesses to offer product warranties as a service to merchants and innovates the broken customer experience associated with them.

techstartups.com ,  53min 0
Product warranty tech startup Extend bags $260M in funding led by SoftBank at over $1 billion valuation

California high-speed project gets some money, but misses out on the lottery

CHSRA California’s high-speed rail project will get some much-needed money, but it will not be included in the winning lottery group. California Gov.Gavin Newsom announced a budget surplus of more than $100 billion, and has promoted a long list of new spending proposals.

rtands.com ,  55min 0
California high-speed project gets some money, but misses out on the lottery

McDonald’s restaurants to open dining rooms 100%

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — El Paso-area McDonald’s restaurants are re-opening their dining rooms at 100-percent capacity this week. The fast food chain said Tuesday that the re-openings started Monday and will be completed on May 25.The change will “restore job opportunities in the community that were paused due to the pandemic,” according to a news release.

ktsm.com ,  56min 0
McDonald’s restaurants to open dining rooms 100%

Report: SFO-bound plane diverted due to substance-snorting passenger

A JetBlue flight en route from New York to San Francisco on Sunday was diverted to Minneapolis because of an unruly passenger who reportedly sniffed a white substance and touched at least one woman on board, according to ABC 7 News, which broke the story. JetBlue confirmed in a statement the flight rerouted in Minneapolis when a passenger "began acting erratically and aggressively toward crewmembers and other customers."

pressdemocrat.com ,  1h 0
Report: SFO-bound plane diverted due to substance-snorting passenger

1031 Exchanges: Potential Changes in Store?

President Joe Biden’s recent tax proposal, part of his American Families Plan, includes a provision that adjusts a long-standing tax benefit for real estate investors.Known as 1031 or “like-kind” exchanges, the program allows investors to defer the payment of capital gains taxes when they sell property as long as they replace it with a similar property within a specified time period.

greystone.com ,  1h 0
1031 Exchanges: Potential Changes in Store?

Nationally Recognized Nonprofit Resource Center Gets a Brand Refresh and Website Redesign by Award-winning Bay Area Design Firm Project6 Design

San Francisco Bay Area web and graphic design firm Project6 Design creates new brand identity and website for the family caregiver alliance. Based in San Francisco and regarded as a leading national authority on caregiver support, the Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) has been providing services to family caregivers for over 40 years.

benzinga.com ,  1h 0
Nationally Recognized Nonprofit Resource Center Gets a Brand Refresh and Website Redesign by Award-winning Bay Area Design Firm Project6 Design

Meet the wholesome TikTok star YourKoreanDad

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Nick Cho, a.k.a @YourKoreanDad on the social media video app TikTok, talks about his viral content and why people love him. His TikToks include joining him to buy a plant, making recipes like curry rice and even getting the COVID-19 vaccine “together.”

kron4.com ,  1h 1
Meet the wholesome TikTok star YourKoreanDad

McDonald's opens dining rooms in El Paso

McDonald’s restaurants in El Paso began opening its dining rooms this week. The dinning rooms are open at 100 percent capacity. The reopening is being done in gradual phases.The process started Monday and is expected to finalize on May 25. McDonald’s stated in a press release that it will continue to adhere to the highest standards of safety and cleanliness.

kfoxtv.com ,  1h 1
McDonald's opens dining rooms in El Paso

San Francisco Announces New Program For Inmate Monthly Allowances

San Francisco officials announced a new pilot program that would provide inmates with a $10 monthly allowance. The Commissary Allowance Pilot Program will give inmates a monthly allowance to buy necessities like food and hygiene products.Those who have been in a city jail for 30 days or more and who have had an average commissary of less than ten dollars are eligible for the program.

kfbk.iheart.com ,  2h 0
San Francisco Announces New Program For Inmate Monthly Allowances

SF Sues State Over Restrictions to Vital Sierra Water Supply

MSNSan Francisco is calling foul on a decision by state regulators to keep more water in the Tuolumne River.The city filed a lawsuit against the state, claiming that they are being forced to forfeit too much of their access to the Sierra Nevada water supply.The decision is an effort to maintain a healthy river flow and protect the chinook salmon, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

gvwire.com ,  2h 0
SF Sues State Over Restrictions to Vital Sierra Water Supply

San Francisco Chinatown shop owner says teen pepper sprayed her for iPhone cases

The owner of a phone repair shop in San Francisco’s Chinatown says a teen stole from her store — and hours later, pepper sprayed her out of revenge. “I say, ‘Stop, if you don’t pay for it, I’ll call the police.

msn.com ,  2h 0
San Francisco Chinatown shop owner says teen pepper sprayed her for iPhone cases

JetBlue Passenger Removed After Snorting 'White Substance' On Flight

JetBlue flight from NYC to San Francisco diverted due to unruly passenger Passenger made threatenting gestures to other passengers and ignored crew orders They were seen snorting ‘white substance’ after repeated bathroom trips More cool stuff here A JetBlue flight from New York City to San Francisco was diverted after an unruly passenger’s shenanigans went too far.

brobible.com ,  2h 2
JetBlue Passenger Removed After Snorting 'White Substance' On Flight

Don't have a Real ID yet? TSA spokesperson explains what to use for flying instead

SAN FRANCISCO -- We all remember the TSA security lines, but do you remember all the ID rules?We were told we would be left at the gate if we didn't get the more secure Real ID driver's license.Well, only about half of us got through the DMV lines before the pandemic slowed things down.

abc13.com ,  2h 1
Don't have a Real ID yet? TSA spokesperson explains what to use for flying instead

WiseGuys Presale Passwords: City Morgue's show in San Francisco, CA - pre-sale password

The City Morgue pre-sale password that we’ve received so many requests for is available for our members to use!For a very short time you can order tickets before the public!!!Now is the time to acquire your tickets – before they go onsale and sell out!

tmpresale.com ,  3h 0
WiseGuys Presale Passwords: City Morgue's show in San Francisco, CA - pre-sale password

Founders Pathway, announces partnership with Los Angeles Therapy Institute, to boost health and wellness of startup founders

SAN FRANCISCO and LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Founders Pathway has announced their partnership with Los Angeles Therapy Institute to bring the Total Health Package service to founders and startups. Silverberry Genomix, a Silverberry Group company, has built Founders Pathway as a one-stop-shop to respond to these challenges, curating a collection of services to prioritize the health and wellbeing of founders and their teams.

markets.businessinsider.com ,  3h 0
Founders Pathway, announces partnership with Los Angeles Therapy Institute, to boost health and wellness of startup founders