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The Agenda: Saving local journalism ….

... plus the Police Commission and the POA -- and a huge development on the largest piece of available public land in the city.

Why won’t SF health officer order homeless into hotels?

'You expressed to us that If you made those decisions, your job would be jeopardized.'

Safe sleeping spaces — or cages?

OPINION: Thousands of empty hotel rooms -- and the best the city can do is put houseless people behind a nine-foot chain-link fence?

Supes look to protect SRO residents

Alarming spread in low-income housing leads to emergency bill -- as false reports seek to derail plan to consider Rec-Park space for safe housing.

Protest caravan demands hotel rooms for homeless

Medical, faith, and homeless communities puts the obvious question: why isn't the city moving to take over, and ultimately buy, failing hotels for housing?

Saving Specs’: Beloved North Beach bar is ‘getting desperate’

With little relief in sight, the family-owned institution and other bars must still rely on crowdfunding. (Please help if you can.)

Public health docs duck question: Why no order to house the homeless?

Supes try to find out why so many unhoused people have no access to safe shelter; Breed Administration has no answers.

Screen Grabs: ‘5 Blocks’ delves into Mid-Market development quandary

Plus: Searing family trauma in 'Rewind,' light-hearted romance in 'On a Magical Night,' and quiet gem 'South Mountain'

Homeless advocates try to take over hotel room

Police evict group that sought to focus on the lack of safe rooms for unhoused people.

What’s the future for bars and restaurants? A new podcast digs in

Longtime expert Marcia Gagliardi AKA tablehopper's 'On the Fly' documents the scene's momentous changes—and hopes.