New book Greatest Landscapes: Stunning Photographs that Inspire and Astonish from National Geographic, showcases some of the most iconic landscapes in the society's archives.
TweetAs seen heading toward the Golden Gate Bridge:
Money was approved to paint the cable housing in 2011 and workers even began the process. The work was never completed, however. [ more › ]
The idea is to ease bridge traffic, although when this was tried on Easter it had the opposite effect. [ more › ]
Traffic accident near Golden Gate Bridge snarls traffic A traffic accident involving two vehicles north of the Golden Gate Bridge, led to lane closures and stalled traffic for about 30 minutes Friday morning, officials said. The accident occurred around 8:30 a.m. Show More Summary
"When I first found out this was part of the beat, I was angry. I had no training in this."
The visit started with a long ride in a very small iron worker’s elevator (about the size of a phone booth), which goes up through the middle of the tower, for the first 60 floors. The elevator is so small that there was no room for my ThinkTank camera backpack. Show More Summary
Where were the most Trump votes in SF, more about the Golden Gate Bridge's suicide barrier delays, and an arrest in a Polk Gulch stabbing from early Wednesday. [ more › ]
I have two favorite spots for looking at the Golden Gate Bridge. On the north side of the bay, it’s Conzelman Road in the Marin headlands. And on the south side, it’s just outside the Crissy Field Warming Hut, a.k.a. Presidio Building 983, at Marine Drive and Long Avenue. It might not be as solitary...
We knew The Fitness Marshall wouldn't come through San Francisco without doing a dance routine in front of the Golden Gate Bridge; and that's exactly what he did. Join Caleb with his backup booties Bria and Haley with a little throwback...Show More Summary
TweetAh just kidding – I think the world has enough GGB shots already. But here it is, a DJI Phantom 1 buzzing over Frisco: I’m thinking this is just a phase…
Marin Independent Journal reports that the Golden Gate Bridge District Board will consider “…. a multi-year toll increase plan” in 2018, according to the agency’s strategic financial plan. The report adds, “The bridge board approved a similar plan, which was implemented in 2014 and runs through 2018. Show More Summary
Tomorrow morning in San Francisco, runners (including us!) will race across the Golden Gate Bridge and back for the Run 10 Feed 10 event, raising money to feed the hungry. We spoke with one of the stars of 2 Broke Girls, Beth Behrs,Show More Summary
The US Navy Blue Angels numbers 5 and 6 fly near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California as part of a practice run for Fleet Week on October 6, 2016. / AFP / JOSH EDELSON (Photo credit should read JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images) I recently read a list of the [...]
TweetAt least that’s where I saw all these people this past weekend. This was Saturday: Something about SOS and human organ harvesting in the People’s Republic of China, and other things as well I’m sure. Here’s Sunday on the GGB: On It Goes…
The five more officers will expand the work of a team that routinely intervenes with individuals contemplating taking their own life. [ more › ]
Marin Independent Journal reports, “Five new officers will be hired to patrol the Golden Gate Bridge specifically to look for people who are suicidal. Between 2000 and 2005, bridge officers were able to stop an average of 52 people a year from jumping from the span. Show More Summary
Five new officers will be hired to patrol the Golden Gate Bridge, specifically to search for people looking to jump to their death. The bridge board last week approved adding the patrol officers, bringing the total to 22. They are expected to be working on the span in about two months, the Marin...
Sure, the Brooklyn and Golden Gate bridges are impressive, but we're equally smitten by these fear-inducing wood, steel, glass, and cable structures. From Vietnam to Colorado, here are 13 bridges that will do anything but calm your fear of heights. This gallery was originally published in 2014. It has been updated with new information.
Both the northbound and southbound lanes were blocked at various points Saturday. [ more › ]