Stories about Neighborhoods

SF’s Juli Delgado Lopera on language, matriarchy, and ‘Fiebre Tropical’

The writer-artist is being celebrated for their hyper-vivid new novel, recording a teenager's move from Bogotá to Miami.

City starts to plan for coronavirus in homeless and SRO communities

Some steps to allow isolation and care -- but advocates say it's still short of what's needed.

Is the Monster in the Mission dead?

And does that mean that community-based planning and affordable housing could be the future for 16th and Mission?

Aptos students walk out for safety — and resources

Many say that a recent Chronicle column demonized them -- but the issues remain.

Interrupting racial profiling in San Francisco

A volunteer group is trying to monitor social media and promote community education; here's how you can join.

Hiking the Crosstown Trail: a photo-essay, part one

Photographer Lucas Thornton walks the 16.7-mile trail, which opened in June and cuts from Candlestick Point to Lands End.

Comedian Moshe Kasher’s ‘Crowd Surfing’ album mortifies, delights

Oakland's self-proclaimed 'Phil Donahue of the Internet Age' works the room like a hilarious punk-rock savant.

Walton wants SF to get serious about reparations

Supe creating task force to look at how the city can pay back the Black community for 400 years of slavery.

Moms4Housing stand up to eviction

'This isn’t the end, this is the beginning of a movement'

Protesters shut down Wiener at SB50 press conference

Anti-displacement activists demand affordable housing and denounce private-market speculation.