TweetAnd, like I said before, I am surprised that this is allowed as a daily thing (weather permitting):
TweetThis was yesterday: With the whale down again, the San Francisco Fire Department boat then puttered away. We’ve had a lot of documented whale strikes lately, but this is the most care I’ve seen displayed by a boating crew.
TweetAs seen from the Golden Gate Bridge: So here’s the deal – you’ve got sail boarders going back and forth from Crissy Field to Horseshoe Cove at the same time you have humpback whales going up and down getting sardines. This person knows that whales are in this area these days. If you see a […]
TweetThis is how it goes, every day, weather permitting, under our Golden Gate Bridge: You know, like this: Or if there’s too much fog up high, I guess they’ll go under from west to east, thusly: It’s hard to tell, but the pilot is staying in the clear and just under a lot of fog […]
TweetAs seen, as the deer flies, less than a mile away from our Golden Gate Bridge:
The San Francisco city attorney believes it's deceptive that consumers renting cars cannot pay Golden Gate Bridge tolls with cash and therefore use a toll tracker which comes with an administrative charge when they rent cars. And since...Show More Summary
TweetIDK the answer to this question. This is prolly the closest I saw the past week or so. A large Beneteau 40 sailboat (named iSailboat, worth what, a couple hundred thou?) east of the Golden Gate Bridge was just seconds away from having its hull or keel hitting this humpback: You know, IMO. Other recent examples: […]
TweetIDK if Golden Gate Humpback Whale Season 2017 is over already, but man, I’ve never seen so many whales in Frisco waters as I’ve seen the past week. And this was from farther away. I was thinking that maybe this mama whale had a chunk taken out of it by a killer whale but now […]
At least 11 people suffered minor injuries Wednesday when a casino bus collided with two vehicles on the Golden Gate Bridge, a chain-reaction crash that shut down two southbound lanes of the span for nearly an hour, officials said. The collision was reported about 12:42 p.m. Show More Summary
TweetAKA Barrier Transfer Machine: What this scene needs is some googly eyes, on the zipper truck and the cars and the military vessels in the background – it’d look like a scene from Disney Pixar’s (highly underrated) Cars 2 or something.
TweetAs seen from the Golden Gate Bridge. None of the others looked like this, AFAICS. The lines running from lower left to upper right: Boat vs. whale has been in the news lately…
Meanwhile, tolls on the Golden Gate are now as high as $7.75. [ more › ]
The Mercury News reports, “The price to cross the Golden Gate Bridge will tick up by 25 cents [this morning], bringing the toll to $7.75 for some drivers.... With all-electronic tolls now on the bridge — toll takers were eliminated in...Show More Summary
The price to cross the Golden Gate Bridge will tick up by 25 cents Monday, bringing the toll to $7.75 for some drivers. And Golden Gate bus and ferry fares will rise too; those hikes come Saturday.
Also, that Golden Gate Bridge kitten is going up for adoption, a robber is targeting gyms, and SF just paid to settle a Fire Department harassment case. [ more › ]
A kitten rescued from the median of the Golden Gate Bridge by a pair of kindly California Highway Patrol officers last week will soon be up for adoption, officials said. “As they approached the south tower on the bridge they noticedShow More Summary
When people think of San Francisco, they might think of the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Chinatown, the 49ers or Giants.
Deplorable teen accused of stealing fellow student's $5,000 wheelchair, Bay Area suburbs put up new signs to thwart Waze drivers, and Golden Gate Bridge tolls go up on Monday. [ more › ]
San Francisco Chronicle reports, “The toll is going up by at least 25 cents on the Golden Gate Bridge, the latest step in a series of increases designed to meet a long-running budget shortfall by the regulators of the iconic span. Starting...Show More Summary
The toll is going up by at least 25 cents on the Golden Gate Bridge, the latest step in a series of increases designed to meet a long-running budget shortfall by the regulators of the iconic span. Starting July 3, the majority of bridge...Show More Summary