Chinatown

Jenna Lane / KCBS Radio
Jenna Lane
March 08, 2019 - 2:54 pm
The rent for the Golden Gate Fortune Cookie factory has quadrupled in recent years, but the owners say many other small businesses in Chinatown are facing the same problem. They are vowing to keep their doors open, and its tradition alive of folding cookies by hand.
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Teaching San Francisco School Kids Traffic Safety
Teaching San Francisco School Kids Traffic Safety (Photo credit: Melissa Culross/KCBS Radio)
Melissa Culross
April 13, 2018 - 5:37 pm
It looks something like a movie set, but a life-sized replica of San Francisco city streets will be used to teach school kids traffic and pedestrian safety. As KCBS Radio's Melissa Culross reports, this is part of San Francisco's goal to reduce traffic fatalities i the city to zero by the year 2024.
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Festive lanterns line the streets of San Francisco's famously huge Chinatown, home to bird and fish markets, excellent restaurants and the Golden Gate Fortune Cookies Co. (Photo by Lauren Viera/Chicago Tribune/MCT/Sipa USA)
San Francisco Chinatown - Grant Street (Photo credit: Lauren Viera/Chicago Tribune/MCT/Sipa USA)
March 30, 2018 - 2:32 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) - A verbal confrontation at a park in San Francisco's Chinatown Thursday evening resulted in one man punching another, leaving the victim with life threatening injuries, police said. At 6:47 p.m., police responded to a report of aggravated assault near Portsmouth Square...
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San Francisco Chinatown during Chinese New Year
San Francisco Chinatown during Chinese New Year (Photo credit: Jenna Lane/KCBS)
Jenna Lane
February 16, 2018 - 3:20 pm
The Year of The Dog began with an explosive celebration in San Francisco's Chinatown on Friday. KCBS Radio's Jenna Lane reports the city has a new dragon for the new year.
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