Water Line Broken in Inner Mission Floods Market Street

Water Line Broken in Inner Mission Floods Market Street

A broken water line is flooding a portion of Market Street in San Francisco this evening, according to a utility spokesman. San Francisco Public Utilities…

SFMTA Rolling Out “Red Carpet” Transit-Only Lanes on Market

SFMTA Rolling Out “Red Carpet” Transit-Only Lanes on Market

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency crews are rolling out the “red carpet” starting tonight as part of a new transit-only lane project on Market Street,…

Heavy Traffic, Muni Reroutes Planned Around Pride Celebration And Parade Sunday

Heavy Traffic, Muni Reroutes Planned Around Pride Celebration And Parade Sunday

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is advising Muni riders of several reroutes due to today’s Pride celebration and parade. Muni officials said the 5,…

Mechanical Problems Might Have Caused Big-Rig Crash Into Castro Funeral Home (Video)

Mechanical Problems Might Have Caused Big-Rig Crash Into Castro Funeral Home (Video)

10:17 AM: A big-rig that crashed into a funeral home and sparked a fire in San Francisco’s Castro District early this morning is not expected…

Reason For Culinary School Bomb Hoax Unclear, Midterms Apparently Not A Factor

Reason For Culinary School Bomb Hoax Unclear, Midterms Apparently Not A Factor

A suspect was arrested Wednesday in connection with a bomb hoax at a college near San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza that prompted the evacuation of…

Truck Driver Making U Turn On Market Street Strikes Cyclist

Truck Driver Making U Turn On Market Street Strikes Cyclist

10:39 AM: A commercial truck driver was cited for making an illegal U-turn after striking and injuring a bicyclist on San Francisco’s Market Street on…

Cyclist Struck By Taxi Driver

Cyclist Struck By Taxi Driver

Police are investigating a collision between a bicyclist and taxi in San Francisco tonight. Officers responded to the crash at about 8:45 p.m. at Fifth…

Broken Sprinkler System Sends Water Pouring Off FiDi Highrise

Broken Sprinkler System Sends Water Pouring Off FiDi Highrise

A broken sprinkler system at the top of an office building in San Francisco’s Financial District sent water pouring onto the street below this morning,…

Driver Strikes Pedestrian Near Fourth And Market Streets

Driver Strikes Pedestrian Near Fourth And Market Streets

A pedestrian was injured in a traffic collision near the Powell Street BART station in San Francisco this afternoon, according to police. The pedestrian was…

Suspect On The Loose After Shooting Near Westfield Mall

Suspect On The Loose After Shooting Near Westfield Mall

Police are searching for a suspect who shot a male victim multiple times near Powell Street in downtown San Francisco this evening, a police spokesman…

Build Baby Build: Mayor Lee Wants 30,000 More Housing Units For SF

Build Baby Build: Mayor Lee Wants 30,000 More Housing Units For SF

San Francisco is taking an almost “militaristic” approach to constructing new housing, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced today. At a press conference today inside…

Driver Takes Off After Striking Cyclist On Market Street

Driver Takes Off After Striking Cyclist On Market Street

A hit-and-run driver injured a bicyclist in San Francisco’s Upper Market neighborhood this afternoon, police said. The collision was reported at 3:38 p.m. near the…

Suspect Nabbed On Market Street Following Double Shooting

Suspect Nabbed On Market Street Following Double Shooting

Two people who were injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin district tonight are expected to survive and a suspect is in custody, according…

Man Arrested In Fatal Market Street Stabbing Has Been Released

Man Arrested In Fatal Market Street Stabbing Has Been Released

A 37-year-old man was arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing on San Francisco’s Market Street on Monday but the case has been discharged by…

Botanical Battery On Market Street: Woman Steals Flowers At Knifepoint

Botanical Battery On Market Street: Woman Steals Flowers At Knifepoint

A woman stole flowers from a Market Street store and threatened the store’s owner with a knife on Monday afternoon, a San Francisco police spokeswoman…

Medical Examiner Identifies Victim Of SF’s First Homicide Of 2014

Medical Examiner Identifies Victim Of SF’s First Homicide Of 2014

A man who was found fatally stabbed in a building on San Francisco’s Market Street early this morning has been identified by the medical examiner’s…

Stabbing Victim Found Dead In Lobby Of Market Street Apartment Building

Stabbing Victim Found Dead In Lobby Of Market Street Apartment Building

Investigators are seeking suspect information in connection with a fatal stabbing on Market Street this morning, police said. At about 3:20 a.m., San Francisco police…

Motorcyclist Collides With Pedestrian At Sixth And Market

Motorcyclist Collides With Pedestrian At Sixth And Market

San Francisco police are investigating a collision involving a motorcycle and pedestrian that occurred at Sixth and Market streets this afternoon. The collision, which occurred…

Masked Man Robs Market Street Bank

Masked Man Robs Market Street Bank

A masked man robbed a bank on San Francisco’s Market Street on Monday afternoon, police said today. The robbery was reported at 3:51 p.m. in…

Smooth Netflix On Market: SF’s New Free Wi-Fi Stretches From Embarcadero To Castro

Smooth Netflix On Market: SF’s New Free Wi-Fi Stretches From Embarcadero To Castro

Visitors to San Francisco’s Market Street can now access free wireless Internet thanks to a public/private partnership set up by the city, Mayor Ed Lee…

“Stop the Corporate Greed” Reads Sign Carried By SF Supervisor At Market Street Rally

“Stop the Corporate Greed” Reads Sign Carried By SF Supervisor At Market Street Rally

5:25 PM: A growing crowd formed in front of the San Francisco headquarters of tech company Twitter this evening as part of a protest demanding…

Advocates For Homeless Protest Safeway’s Evictions Of Recycling Centers

Advocates For Homeless Protest Safeway’s Evictions Of Recycling Centers

A San Francisco homeless advocacy group protested the looming closure of a recycling center at a Castro District grocery store this afternoon. At the protest,…

Let It Snow (Kind Of): Market Street Snowflake Lighting Ceremony Tonight

Let It Snow (Kind Of): Market Street Snowflake Lighting Ceremony Tonight

More than 200 illuminated snowflakes will brighten up San Francisco’s Market Street this evening, when a lighting ceremony is planned by Mayor Ed Lee and…

BART Delays Possible As Central Subway Boring Machine Hollows Out Market Street Intersection

BART Delays Possible As Central Subway Boring Machine Hollows Out Market Street Intersection

A tunnel-boring machine that has been slowly carving out the path for San Francisco’s new Central Subway system will pass under Market Street next week…

Market Street Whole Foods Opens For Business

Market Street Whole Foods Opens For Business

Today marks the official grand opening of Whole Foods Market’s seventh store in San Francisco—this one at 2001 Market St. “We’ll have all our regular…

Person In Wheelchair Struck And Killed By Car Near Market And Octavia

Person In Wheelchair Struck And Killed By Car Near Market And Octavia

Police in San Francisco are investigating what led to a collision that killed a pedestrian in a wheelchair this morning. Officers responded to a report…

Cyclist Hospitalized After Striking Streetcar

Cyclist Hospitalized After Striking Streetcar

A bicyclist was hospitalized after crashing into the side of a stationary San Francisco Municipal Railway streetcar on Market Street this morning, a Muni spokesman…

Severely Beaten Man Discovered At Market Street Hotel

Severely Beaten Man Discovered At Market Street Hotel

A man was found beaten nearly to death in a San Francisco hotel room this afternoon, police said. Officers responded to a request for a…

Man Injured In Market Street Fall

Man Injured In Market Street Fall

A man was seriously injured on Sunday afternoon when he fell onto San Francisco’s Market Street and hit his head either on the pavement or…

SFPD Seeking Couple Who Attacked Grocery Store Security During Beer Heist

SFPD Seeking Couple Who Attacked Grocery Store Security During Beer Heist

San Francisco police are seeking a man and woman who attacked a security guard while stealing beers from a supermarket along Market Street on Monday…

15-Year-Old Boy Arrested After Market Street Shooting

15-Year-Old Boy Arrested After Market Street Shooting

A 15-year-old boy was arrested after a shooting on San Francisco’s Market Street on Monday night, police said today. The shooting was reported at 10:23…

Market Street’s $70,000 On Again/Off Again Bike Counter Back On (Again)

Market Street’s $70,000 On Again/Off Again Bike Counter Back On (Again)

The bicycle barometer in San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood had been turned off in June but was up and counting again today, a transportation agency spokesman…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: America’s Cup, Another Market Street Closure, Partial Muni Metro Shutdown

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: America’s Cup, Another Market Street Closure, Partial Muni Metro Shutdown

America’s Cup America’s Cup events will take place at the America’s Cup Park located at Pier 27 and America’s Cup Village located on Marina Green…

Pedestrian Seriously Injured When Struck By Bicyclist On Sidewalk

Pedestrian Seriously Injured When Struck By Bicyclist On Sidewalk

5:08 PM: A 50-year-old woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a bicyclist while walking on a sidewalk along San Francisco’s Market Street…

Muni Bus Knocks Down Overhead Wires, Injuring Four

Muni Bus Knocks Down Overhead Wires, Injuring Four

A San Francisco Municipal Railway bus pulled down overhead lines in downtown San Francisco this morning, causing the lines to become tangled on a light…

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Market Closure, Haight Street Fair, Sunday Streets

Weekend Traffic And Transit Disruptions: Market Closure, Haight Street Fair, Sunday Streets

Market Street Repaving Project Beginning 8 p.m., Friday until 4 a.m., Sunday, the San Francisco Department of Public Works (DPW) will repave the curb lanes…

Significant Stretch Of Market Street Shutting Down Friday Night

Significant Stretch Of Market Street Shutting Down Friday Night

A stretch of San Francisco’s Market Street is closing for about 24 hours starting Friday evening so crews can repave the roadway, a spokeswoman for…

Supes Meeting Thursday To Discuss Event Security Plans, Controversial Market Street Camera Proposal

Supes Meeting Thursday To Discuss Event Security Plans, Controversial Market Street Camera Proposal

San Francisco supervisors are holding a hearing this week to discuss the city’s security measures for large public events in the wake of the deadly…

$70,000 Digital Counter Expected To Tally Number Of Market Street Cyclists

$70,000 Digital Counter Expected To Tally Number Of Market Street Cyclists

A bicycle barometer is slated to go up on San Francisco’s Market Street next month to count the number of bicycles that travel through the…

Bloody Market Street Fight Ends In Arrest

Bloody Market Street Fight Ends In Arrest

A man was injured in a fight on San Francisco’s Market Street this afternoon that police said apparently stemmed from an attempted drug deal. Just…