• Mission Mission informs us a rep from Healthy San Francisco will be on hand to demystify enrollment in the city health plan on Sat., Jan 8, 2-3:30 p.m. at the Porto Franco Art Parlor.
  • How did we miss this? The N Judah Chronicles hips us to SF Mayor Vote, where you can vote for your favorite candidate to be the next honcho. So far, editor Greg Dewar of the N-Judah Chronicles is in the lead. Hmm. Sounds like Florida 2000 all over again.
  • From LiveSOMA: Someone put up a birdhouse on a street pole at Fourth and Bryant.
  • Tri-City Beat says Washington Hospital may not accept Anthem Blue Cross insurance unless the two parties can come to terms on a new contract.
  • Photos from Jean Quan’s inaugural walking tour yesterday in Oakland Local.
Blog Beat: Demystifying Healthy SF, Photos From Jean Quan’s Inaugural Walking Tour 4 January,2011Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of EconomyBeat.org, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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