Sarah Kai Acker

Club Six survives

Entertainment Commission chooses probation rather than suspension for nightclub that has raised the ire of neighbors

A two-year battle over noise may have finally come to a relatively peaceful close June 5 when both sides made concessions about the presence of Club Six on historically blighted Sixth Street.

In one corner were a few discontented residents of the Lawrence Hotel atop the club and their champion, Paul Hogarth of the Tenderloin Housing Clinic and managing editor of, who say the noisy club disrupts their lives. Read more »