Mid-Market / Tenderloin

Sports Gambling in the Tenderloin?

Posted May 15, 2018 by

Gambling Long Boosted the Tenderloin and Mid-Market: Could It Return? Unfortunately, the Supreme Court’s May 14 ruling legalizing sports gambling in the United States came 63 years late for San Francisco’s Tenderloin.As I detail in my book, The Tenderloin: Sex,
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New Himalayan Dining in the Tenderloin

Posted March 22, 2018 by Rebecca Tang

Another impressive new dining spot has come to the Tenderloin. “Himalayan Pizza and Momo” is a Nepalese restaurant located at 288 Golden Gate, across the street from Hastings Law School and next door to the popular sandwich shop, Morty’s. Himalayan
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Is the Tenderloin “Slowly Gentrifying”?

Posted March 6, 2018 by

In her otherwise solid story on a San Francisco start-up attracting working people to live in SROs, New York Times reporter Nellie Bowles stated that the Tenderloin is “slowly gentrifying.” Curiously, she made that statement while interviewing someone on a
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World Premier: The Compton’s Cafeteria Riot

Posted February 8, 2018 by

The 1966 Compton’s Cafeteria Riot is now recognized as a landmark in the LGBT movement. It’s occurrence in San Francisco’s Tenderloin was no mere coincidence; the Tenderloin neighborhood launched the city’s LGBT movement before its geographic center moved on to
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