Sunset Beacon
August 2011

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

Sunset, GG Park Haunted by Rash of Unsolved Murders
Sometime during the last few years, Jason De La Cruz, Derek Butch, Brandon Lee Evans, Robert Mathis, Xiao "Ben" Luo and Hung Pham all became murder victims in either the Sunset District or Golden Gate Park.
Yet, they have something else in common: Homicide inspectors have not found a killer for any of them.

Critics Not Happy About Lake Merced Plan
A proposed Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) between the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (PUC) and the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department drew fire from critics recently when it went public. The document caused some local community organizers to call it more of the same reason why Lake Merced has deteriorated so much over the years.

Knitters Know about Social Networking
Any Tuesday, walk into the Inner Sunset's Tart to Tart, located at 641 Irving St., at 7 p.m. and you will see knitters happily chatting away while knitting a scarf, stocking or shawl.


Supervisor Carmen Chu: City Hall

Capt. Curtis Lum: Police Beat

John M. Lee: More 'Green' Home Remodels