Sunset Beacon
July 2010

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

Sunset Spotlight

Sunset Band Defies Labels; Improvises During Live Shows

Vince Dewald, 27, lead singer, guitarist and chief songwriter of the San Francisco-based rock band Buxter Hoot'n, says he and the other four members of the close-knit outfit were all drawn to the City for the same reason.

Sunset Singer Jazzed Over Upcoming New York Gig

While the Sunset District has always been home to the working middle class of the City, it is also home to artists and musicians. Among them is Jazz and cabaret singer Amanda King, who for the past eight years has made the Outer Sunset her home as she pursues a singing career.

New Clubhouse Opens for SHARP Members' Meetings

The new clubhouse and meeting hall for the Sunset Heights Association of Responsible People (SHARP) had a grand opening on July 26.


Supervisor Carmen Chu: City Hall

Acting Capt. Henry Parra: Police Beat

John M. Lee: Real Estate