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Motorcyclist Killed, Passenger Seriously Injured In Geary Boulevard Crash

The surviving driver is cooperating with the investigation, police say. [ more › ]

Motorcyclist dies in crash outside Chinese Consulate in SF

A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday evening after crashing into a truck near the Chinese Consulate in San Francisco, officials said. The collision occurred about 8:20 p.m. near the intersection of Geary Boulevard and Laguna Street, roughly 90-feet from the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China, police said. Show More Summary

Curbed Cuts: Geary transit surprises, Airbnb hosts lose out, EFF saves the day

Three things to know today Welcome to Curbed Cuts, a tri-weekly digest connecting the dots between shelter, structure, parks, transportation, and more. How do you Geary? An argument commonly used by opponents of Geary Boulevard’s $300...Show More Summary

Super-cute cottage with bonus ‘yoga room tucked away near Laurel Village asks $1.295 million

Just off off of busy Geary Boulevard, little Wood Street is only one block long and filled with mostly mid-century homes and low-rise apartment buildings. But at the very beginning of the block, right next to the Firestone Car Service, is an unexpectedly adorable little cottage hidden away behind a Victorian duplex.  This is 75

Neighborhood group sues to stop Muni project on Geary

Opponents of a plan to build dedicated lanes on Geary Boulevard to cut travel time for Muni bus riders have filed suit to slow down, and ultimately stop, the bus rapid-transit project. The neighborhood group has complained that the project...Show More Summary

Muni Passenger Thwarts Backpack Theft

A man riding a Muni bus on Geary Boulevard successfully fought an aspiring mugger Sunday, chasing the thief down and reclaiming his property. [ more › ]

Seniors and streets artists tag team Richmond building

Golden-agers learn the art of graffiti and tagging The Institute on Aging, a non-profit that works on quality of life programs for Bay Area seniors, has a big building with a lot of blank walls on Geary Boulevard. You might say they’re providing a canvas that, normally, nobody gets to work on. Show More Summary

Cyclist Left With Life-Threatening Injuries In Geary Boulevard Collision

A cyclist is fighting for his life this morning, after a brutal collision at one of San Francisco's most dangerous intersections Monday night. [ more › ]

Here's where San Franciscans would like to see new subway lines

San Franciscans would like to see a new subway line along Geary Boulevard, zipping riders between the avenues and downtown.

Geary Boulevard Sleeper Beats Elderly Woman Who Woke Her Up

The suspect allegedly went back to sleep at the scene of the beating. [ more › ]

San Francisco, 1959

2 years agoVehicles / Cars :

Given the expense of neon signs, one has to wonder just how many of them in this photo of San Francisco’s Geary Boulevard – taken in 1959 by the aunt of Roberto41144 on Flickr – exist today? Then again, cars are another high-dollar item that, like neon signs, wear out and weather, and we sorta […]

Classic Tommy’s Mexican Restaurant turns 50

This month Tommy’s Mexican Restaurant on Geary Boulevard steps into the “classic” category. It was opened in September 1965 by Tommy Bermejo and his wife, Elmy. He died in 2011 but his son, Julio, has continued the family tradition. Tommy’s is a classic restaurant with an interesting juxtaposition. Many restaurants offer the burritos, chile rellenos,

Guilty Verdict For Guy Who Ran Firefighter Over After Jack In The Box Argument

A man who intentionally ran a firefighter over on Geary Boulevard was found guilty this week. [ more › ]

SFMTA Completes Pedestrian Safety Improvements in District 1

SFMTA joined Mayor Edwin M. Lee and District 1 Supervisor Eric Mar to announce the completion of work to install zebra-striped crosswalks along various Geary Boulevard intersections, as well as the implementation of a reduced speed limit on Fulton Street.

Fill-in Fillmore: Proposed plans to fill in a...

Proposed plans to fill in a Geary Boulevard underpass are getting serious consideration from city brass. The move to level the thoroughfare with Fillmore Street would streamline the planned Geary BRT that will run from Market to 33rd Avenue, reducing...

Geary Boulevard Update: Hot Pants, Cold City

Tweet50 degrees. Blustery, swirly conditions. Even I was cold, an I’m a moose. And yet:

Incident at Rainbow Cleaners in the Inner Inner Richmond – Geary Boulevard Betwixt Arguello and Masonic is a Sad, Sad Place

TweetLike, how many happy-ending massage parlors does one bleak stretch of Geary need, anyway? Here’s the scene this AM on Blake, across the street from the now-shuttered Bridge Theatre, which is still advertising itself as having the best popcorn. Click to expand Our Great Recession still hangs over the Inner, Inner Richmond, that no man’s [...]

Reconnecting Neighborhoods: A combination of factors may bring...

A combination of factors may bring about the leveling of Geary Boulevard where is passes under Fillmore Street, and government officials are clamoring for plans reconnecting Japantown to Western Addition. Projects like the Geary Corridor Bus Rapid Transit will be...

AM Linkage: Prettying Up the Lower Haight; Best Food Trucks; More!

· Geary Boulevard's underpass days could be over · Berkeley officials crack down on 'mini-dorms' · (Love?)Shack on wheels parked by Lincoln Park · Do you live in the Lower Haight and want a sidewalk garden? · Best food...

Interactive Map Reveals Origins of San Francisco Place Names

4 years agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Noah Veltman created a fascinating interactive map of San Francisco that reveals the origins of many of the city’s street and landmark names, from (John W.) Geary Boulevard to the (José Antonio) Castro neighborhood. via Ryan Freitas

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