Sunset Beacon
October 2005


Sunset Spotlight/Police Blotter

Photo: Philip Liborio Gangi

The Davy family, who live on 34th Avenue, enjoy ice cream cones at Polly Ann Ice Cream on Noriega Street. They are regular customers at the establishment, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Pictured are (from left to right): mom Sandy, holding Rachel, and dad James, holding Matt.

Quirky Polly Ann's Ice Cream Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Spin the "wheel of fortune' at Polly Ann Ice Cream and you could get a cone of Alligator Pear, Diamond Sapphire, Bumpy Freeway or Red Hot Car.

Sunset Traffic Safety Study Released

After eight months of research, the Sunset District Neighborhood Coalition (SDNC) released its traffic safety study of the Sunset District, entitled "Community Action Plan for Safer Streets in the Sunset."

New de Young Museum to Open Oct. 15
The mysterious copper-covered structure that has been rising above the trees in Golden Gate Park over the past several years is finally completed. The new M.H. de Young Museum will make its official debut to the public Oct. 15.

New Underground Garage in Golden Gate Park Set to Open
The Golden Gate Concourse Authority held a meeting Aug. 13 to report on the status of the soon-to-be-completed underground garage and the status of renovations at the concourse.



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