August 2009

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

Police Blotter/Richmond Roundup

Geary bus plan draws vocal concerns at public meeting

In a raucous meeting with heated verbal exchanges, city officials presented three different versions of a new transportation plan for Geary Boulevard and responded to troubled merchants worried about how it will affect their businesses.

Plans Released for Outside Lands Festival
100,000 people expected over course of three-day concerts

The Outside Lands Music Festival weekend at the end of August is approaching and westside residents got to meet with the festival promoters and organizers on July 15 to learn more about what is planned and to voice their concerns.

Stepping up to the plate to fix playground

A renovation is being planned for the Presidio Heights Playground, located on Clay Street between Walnut and Laurel streets, with funds from donations and grants raised by volunteers.

Dahlia Society's efforts keep Golden Gate Park blooming

Situated east of the Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park lies a most magnificent flower bed - Delta Dell.


Capt. Richard Corriea: Police Beat

Supervisor Eric Mar: Special events in August

Restaurant Review - Hard Knox Cafe