Sunday, January 17, 2021

Tag: Tenants Union

Six years of 48hills! Come celebrate with us

I went to bed June 13, 2013 wondering if I would still be the editor of the San Francisco Bay Guardian in the morning. I’d been in that job, in...

Arts Forecast: 48 Hills Spring Gala, How Weird Street Faire, New Wave Prom…

ARTS FORECAST Hello! Did you know that we are having an some fundraising party this Thu/2, 6pm-9pm at the lovely Oasis? Please support what we do by coming out for...

Activists warn of a new landlord scam: Seismic upgrade evictions

A relatively obscure hearing at the Board of Appeals this week shed some important light on the preservation of rental housing and a potential landlord scam that could threaten...

BREAKING: Breed’s Rent Board appointee resigns

Reese Isbell, Mayor London Breed’s recent appointment to the Rent Board, resigned that position this afternoon, meaning the full Board of Supes won’t be voting Monday on rejecting his...

Breed Rent Board appointment raises issues for tenants

For 40 years, the process for selecting members of the San Francisco Rent Board has been pretty consistent. The board, which has the crucial (and often complex) job of overseeing...

Preston launches campaign with energetic event

Dean Preston officially launched his campaign for District Five supervisor Friday night with a party that brought together a broad spectrum of the progressive movement. The star of the show...

Capturing Harvey Milk’s martyrdom and living legacy

Today marks the 40th anniversary of the assassinations of Harvey Milk and Mayor George Moscone. (It's also the 10th anniversary of Milk, the movie that immortalized that dark moment...

Who’s endorsing whom on SF’s ballot?

Update:We've added endorsements from SF Affordable Housing Alliance, SF Berniecrats and SF Republican Party. Sharp-eyed election observer Sharky Laguana put together a handy Google Doc comparing several major local organizations' endorsements...

Best of the Bay 2018: City Living Winners

48 Hills is proud to host the 43rd SF Bay Guardian Best of the Bay Readers' Poll. For other categories including Food & Drink, Arts & Entertainment, and Shopping, please...

Prop. C: The battle for the soul of San Francisco

The New American Oligarchy of Wealth and Privilege that seized control of the United States two years ago with the election of President Donald Trump and his Republican Congress...