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SFPD's Media Relations unit runs the Twitter handle @SFPDBikeTheft where they post and receive tweets on stolen bikes. It serves as a place to log stolen bikes and place to post photos of crimes in progress. Residents are tweeting about bike theft on a daily basis.

Twitter Helps Combat Local Bike Theft

| By Heidi Smith | Bikes vanish in San Francisco at an alarming rate — one bike is stolen every three hours. The city estimates more than $4.6 million worth […]

Mayor Ed Lee was on hand at The Hall on Market Street Aug. 9 for a job fair geared toward the local community. "This is the center of the city," Lee said. The event the was the second of its kind this summer and drew more attendees than the first in early July.

Mid-Market Businesses Promote Jobs for Locals

| By Ted Andersen | Getting a new job isn’t easy, and even amid a thriving technology industry in San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood, a stark disconnect persists between an underserved […]

A Dying City for Artists?

Mass Eviction in Mid-Market Stokes SF’s Identity Crisis | By Ted Andersen | Tony Breaux isn’t scared of death. A Harlem native born on the 4th of July, the 78-year-old […]

SF City Hall Painted Rainbow

As a divided U.S. Supreme Court handed down its largest victory for same-sex marriage advocates ever on June 26, crowds flooded the steps at City Hall to bask in the rainbow […]