Angela Johnston http://kalw.org en What impacts are tech companies really having on San Francisco’s mid-Market district? http://kalw.org/post/what-impacts-are-tech-companies-really-having-san-francisco-s-mid-market-district <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-f4d85a35-29da-14fd-edc4-97562e73e1a6"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"><span style="font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Del Seymour makes sure to take everybody on his walking tours of the Tenderloin to the corner of Turk and Taylor.</span></span></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 23:05:41 +0000 Angela Johnston 41910 at http://kalw.org What impacts are tech companies really having on San Francisco’s mid-Market district? State Senator Leland Yee charged with public corruption, arms trafficking http://kalw.org/post/state-senator-leland-yee-charged-public-corruption-arms-trafficking <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-2b8232e1-00d3-b9ac-1216-fac18f8f2b2f"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">State Democratic Senator Leland Yee has been charged with public corruption, after a series of raids this morning by the FBI and gang task force officials. Yee’s Senate office in Sacramento was searched, and he was arrested at his Sunset district home in San Francisco.</span></span></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:13:45 +0000 Angela Johnston 41526 at http://kalw.org State Senator Leland Yee charged with public corruption, arms trafficking San Francisco parents raise private funds to support public school http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-parents-raise-private-funds-support-public-school <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Steve Sacks is the PTA President at Alvarado Elementary School in </span>Noe<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Valley. He takes a lot of pride in this small school and the education it provides to just over 500 students.</span></p><p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 23:46:25 +0000 Angela Johnston 41461 at http://kalw.org San Francisco parents raise private funds to support public school Making a book from beginning to end, with one of San Francisco’s last remaining bookbinders http://kalw.org/post/making-book-beginning-end-one-san-francisco-s-last-remaining-bookbinders <p>Stepping inside the Taurus Bookbindery is kind of like stepping back in time. The wide open space is packed full of retro machines from the 1920s that could double as torture devices. There are electric paper cutters with long blades, sizzling hot, rusty knives, and eight-foot-tall cast iron weights. Rolls of cloth and leather line the walls, and their earthy smells mix with odors of oil, paper and hot glue.</p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:30:00 +0000 Angela Johnston 40736 at http://kalw.org Making a book from beginning to end, with one of San Francisco’s last remaining bookbinders Saving the Bay starting with the Clapper Rail http://kalw.org/post/saving-bay-starting-clapper-rail <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:11pt;">&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:10:13 +0000 Angela Johnston 40325 at http://kalw.org Saving the Bay starting with the Clapper Rail