Sunset Beacon
February 2007

Note: For additional stories about the west side of San Francisco,
see the new issue of the Richmond Review.

Sunset Spotlight/Police Blotter/Letter to the Editor

Residents Upset: For-profit Events Close Arboretum

On Dec. 17, the SF Recreation and Park Department closed Strybing Arboretum in Golden Gate Park from 10 a.m. to approximately 12:30 p.m. for the filming of the reality television show, "The Amazing Race."

Water Works Wonders for Overcoming Disabilities

Laurel Condro has spent the past 15 years working in a unique environment - using her skills as a physical therapist in a swimming pool to help children and adults who are physically challenged.

Students Learn the Circus Arts at Unique Apprentice Program

Both Elishia Besheair and Jason Guareadl, students in the teen apprentice program at San Francisco's Circus Center, say they like learning acrobatics, juggling and gymnastics, but the program isn't just about the circus, they say.

Supervisor Ed Jew: Learning the Ropes at City Hall

Restaurant Review: Darla's

John M. Lee: Preparing for the Spring Sales Season