Pardoned turkeys, SoMa development, and shuttle drivers get their contract. [ more › ]
Nov. 21--New parking near the Larkspur Ferry Terminal appears to be easing a parking crunch at the site, Golden Gate Bridge district officials report. Earlier this year, the bridge district approved a lease with the Marin Airporter for a n
TweetWow, the ornamental carp in Golden Gate Park are looking good these days. And they’re quite friendly. See? See the Beauty Touch the Magic
TweetMore dudes this year: Kubb Fever – Catch It!
TweetAll the deets:
TweetHey, are San Francisco taxicabs somewhat restricted in Golden Gate Park? Yes, yes they are. But here comes a Chariot: Does Chariot take people to work in the Financh on Veterans Day? IDK. Does Chariot run charters on big holidays? Perhaps. Or maybe the driver is repositioning or traveling for maintenance. Or maybe there’s some […]
TweetI’ve never seen this kind of thing so close to the bike path:
TweetThis little critter startled me the other day, as it’s in the same bush where I saw a roof rat a few weeks back. Dese boids generally have an all-carbs diet, but sometimes they need a little protein. This the last thing some spiders see: Sort of looks like a bat to me. But now […]
TweetHere’s the update for the Panhandle’s formerly grassy knoll: So the bacteria is chugging away down there and whatever wants to grow there is a growing. This is quite a change from the quite unnatural and quite thirsty grass what made this little hill look like part of a golf course. To be continued.
Lottery luck, open source voting, and Muni's mobile payment app. [ more › ]
San Francisco circa 1924. "Buick sedan at Golden Gate Park -- costumes." Maybe some of that style will rub off on the car. 5x7 glass negative. View full size.
TweetHere’s your history of this 3000-pound statue in our pricy ($8 a person!) Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park: Oh, here we go, just found this in the SFChron, but I don’t know what “Tajima province Honsha, Japan” means. (Perhaps they meant to say Tajima Province in Honshu, Japan? That would be like saying Atlanta, GA […]
TweetHere it is, looking pretty normal, or about as normal as you can expect for a quarry pond in human-created Golden Gate Park: Now here’s your background: Lily Pond in Golden Gate Park overrun by Vivian Ho And here are the troublesome critters themselves – never seen one myself: Poor little feller. Michael Linnenbach (commons.wikimedia.org) […]
San Francisco, 1931. "Hudson sedan at Golden Gate Park." Perfect accessory for dark clothes or dark moods. 5x7 glass negative by Chris Helin. View full size.
TweetOut for a cruise on the Golden Gate Park Panhandle bike path: Good times! Tech-Bro Fever – Catch It (Compare with more conventional Stingrays about town – scroll down.)
As the trio of drifters accused of killing a Marin hiker and a Golden Gate Park backpacker prepare to appear in court today, some San Francisco residents are telling police that the suspects represent a larger issue in the area. [ more › ]
The National Park Service has put another property on the rental market, and this one is a doozy. The small house near Point Bonita Lighthouse sits on the edge of a cliff in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area,...
Christopher Haas is an architect whose work makes you sit up and take notice. (Case in point, he was a Herzog & de Meuron project architect for the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park.) That's certainly the case...
San Francisco circa 1919. "Mitchell touring car at Golden Gate Park." Latest entry in the Shorpy Cavalcade of Cantankerous Conveyances. View full size.
Three drifters allegedly killed a Marin yoga instructor just days after shooting a woman in the head in SF. [ more › ]