Get SF Weekly Newsletters

You searched for:

  • [X]Polk Street
Start over

Search for…

Narrow Search

Dining, SFoodie Bar Fight: The Hi-Lo Club vs. Harper & Rye

Bar Fight: The Hi-Lo Club vs. Harper & Rye

The continued Marinafication of the dining scene on Polk Street is something of a microcosm for what’s happening in the rest of San Francisco. But even though that’s resulted in the closure of some old landmarks, a few of…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
News, The Snitch

Watch This Marina-Looking Girl Steal Wallet, Cellphone from Subway on Polk Street

Just yesterday, we were telling readers about how San Franciscans spend some $15 million a year to replace lost and stolen cellphones, most of which are lost at java houses. And now we can put a face to that story.Sadly,…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , ,
News, The Snitch Man Found Dead in Polk Gulch; Homicide No. 50

Man Found Dead in Polk Gulch; Homicide No. 50

Update (noon): Officer Albie Esparza called us back and said that the man's body was so badly decomposed that the medical examiner has to run forensics tests to determine the race, age, and cause of death. Officers are unsure when…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , ,
News, The Snitch Garfield Smith Accused of Bomb Threat Near Federal Building

Garfield Smith Accused of Bomb Threat Near Federal Building

Update: Police have arrested 45-year-old Garfield Smith, a transient. He was booked for false reports of a bomb, placing a fictitious bomb, and terrorist threats. Original Story 3:15 p.m.: San Francisco's bomb squad detonated a suspicious backpack that was left…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , ,
News, The Snitch David Chiu Gets 'Do Not F*ck With Me' Letter from Mayoral Opponent

David Chiu Gets 'Do Not F*ck With Me' Letter from Mayoral Opponent

David Villa-Lobos, San Francisco's perennial candidate, fired off a letter to Supervisor David Chiu, warning his mayoral opponent: "Do Not Fuck With Me."The off beat Villa-Lobos claims that Chiu's campaign recently "stormed" down Polk Street asking merchants to remove Villa-Lobos'…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , ,
News, The Snitch Polk Street Mural Depicts Neighborhood as Seedy, Enrages Neighbors

Polk Street Mural Depicts Neighborhood as Seedy, Enrages Neighbors

Art is subjective unless you are a Polk Street dweller. Then it's considered objective. In effort to make the area, well, a little less crappy, neighbors have been working for years to revitalize Polk Street, with nicer trees, flowers, and…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
News, The Snitch Police Arrest Man in Connection with Shooting of Terry Turner

Police Arrest Man in Connection with Shooting of Terry Turner

Police on Friday arrested a 30-year-old man on suspicion of shooting to death Terry Turner inside Jebena Coffee & Tea yesterday afternoon. Officers were called to the 900 block of Polk Street -- where the cafe is located -- on…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , , ,
News, The Snitch Terry Turner, 29, Identified as Man Shot at Tenderloin Cafe

Terry Turner, 29, Identified as Man Shot at Tenderloin Cafe

The San Francisco Medical Examiner has identified the man who was shot yesterday at a cafe in the Tenderloin district as 29-year-old Terry Turner of San Francisco.Police were called to the 900 block of Polk Street on Thursday at about…
@The Snitch  Tags: , , , , , ,
Dining, SFoodie SFoodie's 92: Cracked Half Dungeness from Swan Oyster Depot

SFoodie's 92: Cracked Half Dungeness from Swan Oyster Depot

As a windup to the Weekly's Best of S.F. 2010 on May 19, we've teased out 92 of our favorite local dishes that taste like here, a different one each day. Tweet your own nominations ― extra points for pics…
@SFoodie  Tags: , , ,