November 2009

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

Police Blotter/Richmond Roundup

Clement bus line terminus source of residents' angst

The Metropolitan Transit Authority's (MTA) board of directors' Parking Authority Commission ordered a six-month trial period on Oct. 20 to place the Muni #2 Clement bus terminus on the south side of Clement Street, between 14th and 15th avenues, to shorten the line and save money.

Outer Balboa banquet hall put on hold

The anticipation of celebrations with festive tables of Veal Orloff, Beef Stroganoff, Chicken Kiev, caviar and borsch were crushed when Magda Bach and her family had permit approvals placed on hold by the San Francisco Entertainment Commission on Oct. 20.

USF to open new science and innovation center on campus

A proposed 52-foot-tall multi-story building to be built on the University of San Francisco campus has become the focus of ongoing problems between the university and the surrounding neighborhood.

New museum preserves Disney legacy

Walt Disney and his innovative creations come alive when visiting the new Walt Disney Family Museum at the Presidio.


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Supervisor Eric Mar: Second Hand Smoke Law

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