MAYOR LONDON BREED AND SUPERVISOR RAFAEL MANDELMAN ANNOUNCE THE CITY’S INTENT TO PURCHASE BUILDING IN UPPER MARKET AREA FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING
January 14, 2020
Mayor London N. Breed and Supervisor Rafael Mandelman Tuesday announced that the City is in advanced negotiations to purchase the existing building and parcel at 1939 Market Street to convert it to new affordable housing. The project will provide 100% permanently affordable housing and will likely serve low-income seniors in the area. The property is located at the intersection of Duboce Avenue and Market Street.
January 10, 2020
Chip Walter – Author of “Immortality, Inc: Renegade Science, Silicon Valley Billions, and the Quest to Live Forever;” Robert Hariri – Co Founder, Human Longevity, Inc.; Cynthia Kenyon – Vice President of Aging Research, Calico and Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry and Biophysics, UCSF; Aubrey de Grey – Chief Science Officer, SENS Research Foundation and Vice President of New Technology Discovery, AgeX Therapeutics Inc. are speakers at the Commonwealth Club Silicon Valley in Palo, Alto, January 30, 2020. Can we live forever? A group of renowned scientists and journalists will reveal the groundbreaking research and visionaries who are trying to answer that very question. They will discuss rejuvenation, stem cell research, and the findings of others who are redefining our understanding of life, aging, and mortality.
January 10, 2020
On 1.24.20 "Our Voices Our Stories" present Ingrid Rojas Contreras, one of 2019's hottest authors who will read from and discuss her award winning novel, The Fruit of the Drunken Tree.
January 7, 2020
"Making A Difference for All San Franciscans," Mayor London Breed invites citizens to join her for her inauguration on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Donald Trump’s Testing of America: Pulitzer Prize Winners Leonnig & Rucker at Commonwealth Club 1/30/20
January 7, 2020
Pulitzer Prize winning Washington Post’s reporters Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker will tackle the unique case of the Trump presidency. They will argue that “rather than being an accidental creature of chaos, Trump’s first term is a careful and purposeful pattern of disorder.” Leonnig and Rucker will draw on in-depth interviews, first-hand witnesses, and previously never before-seen material. Read More.
Holiday Giving~~Grammy Nominated Pianist Ricardo Scales Launches "Get to Know Me" Concert Series for Emerging Artists
December 10, 2019
What better time to launch a program to give back to the community than the Christmas Season? December 15th in the historic Jones Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco's legendary Fillmore District, Grammy nominated piano virtuoso Ricardo Scales begins his "Get to Know Me" Concert Series that will be a platform for emerging artists to work with established artists to create and grow their brand. Read more.
November 28, 2019
Thanksgiving is celebrated with Turkey Dinners, Football and Parades in the United States of America. Jackie Wright of Wright Enterprises gives a salute to military families, who sacrifice much for the nation as they fight and defend against enemies. The mementos of war are not always weapons, as Wright shows from a Thanksgiving Day Menu from the jungles of Vietnam in 1963. Read The 11/28/2019 issue of Wright Enterprises Community Spotlight.
November 15, 2019
Anh Lę, an independent journalist, gives his perspective on the Congressional Impeachment Hearings.