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What We Were Reading While We Should Have Been Working (exist) - 279

Scott Lucas | July 11, 2014 | Story

Why We Despise the New Scalping Economy: Come for the well-reasoned argument about ReservationHop and ParkingMonkey, stay for the nice things he says about us. [Salon]

El NiƱo Not Likely to Bring Much Rain: The crops are not saved. [SFGate]

Buy the Yacht Where Google Exec Was Killed: For a very reasonable $345,000. [KRON via SFist]

Treasure Island Development to Move Forward After Lawsuit Loses: An Aaron Peskin-backed effort to block new buildings on Treasure Island that is rejected at the Court of Appeals. [SFBG]

Go Have Tea With Strangers: Cool stuff. [Mission Local]

Silicon Valley's Housing Crunch a Boon for Other Cities: A follow up to her big housing story by Kim-Mai Cutler. [TechCrunch]

Glow in the Dark Roses Made in SoMa: And some cranky old lady is very, very meddlesome about that. Because, you see, zoning. [48Hills]

Construction on Castro Street Starts Monday: Expected to last through August. [Castro Biscuit]

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