Photo: Maureen McGettigan
Top Cops Honored: The Outer Sunset Merchants
Association honored Taraval Station police officers Feb. 16 for exemplary
service to the community. The event took place at Ha�s Restaurant. Pictured
are (left to right): Sgt. Randy Young, Sgt. Robert Bohanan, Jaynry Mak,
president of the Outer Sunset Merchants Association, and officers John
Scully and Lewis Fong.
to Replace Doyle Dr. Debated at Presidio Meeting
On Wednesday, Feb. 15, the San Francisco County
Transportation Authority (TA) held a public meeting at 135 Fisher Loop
in the Presidio to address the upcoming plans to retrofit Doyle Drive,
the elevated on-ramp that connects the Marina District to the Golden
Gate Bridge - and San Francisco to Marin County.
Green Thumbs Sprout at
Youth Have Fun while Growing Vegetables, Composting
Imagine an elementary school where every student that walks its hallways
has a green thumb.Every adolescent knows how to use mulch, can identify
beneficial insects and is happy pulling weeds.
As amazing as it sounds, it's not a fantasy. It exists at Ulloa Elementary
School in the Sunset District, where all 508 of its students are budding
gardeners, thanks to a model program called the "Hands-on Botany and
Gardening Project," sponsored by the Ulloa Children's Center at the
Overwhelmed by Generosity of Local Businesses
It has been said that it is better to give than receive. For Sunset
District resident Julie Szpiro, that saying resounds repeatedly in her
efforts to raise money for charity.
Doug Ferrari Hits Stride as
San Fran's Funny Man
There's an old saying that goes something like: "Don't get angry, get
even." For local comedian Doug Ferrari, the saying might be: "When you
get angry, laugh."
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Charlie Phillips: The
Fleming Nine is Back
M. Lee: Principal Residence Tax Rules
Gavin Newsom: Making City Clean, Livable