December 2011

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

Police Blotter/Letters to Editor

Task Force looks to redraw Richmond District voter lines
On Nov. 15, the task force assigned to redraw San Francisco's neighborhood district lines heard from citizens about putting the Seacliff neighborhood and Lake Street back into the Richmond District, or District 1.

Battle over turf, lights at park athletic fields
The proposed Beach Chalet Athletic Field Renovation Project in Golden Gate Park sparked some heated debate during a SF Planning Commission meeting on Dec. 1.

Richmond voters support Miyamoto, local schools
Richmond District voting statistics for the last election are similar to citywide totals, except for the choice of San Francisco county sheriff and Proposition H, a proposal to send youth to local schools.

Writer dusts off 'well-received' novel
Set in Indiana in 1957, "The Swan," a novel by Richmond District author Jim Cohee, is receiving good reviews. This is a surprise for Cohee, who had put the novel aside for two years until his wife pulled it off the shelf and asked him to submit it.

Capt. Keith Sanford: Police Beat

Commander Richard Corriea: Police Beat

Supervisor Eric Mar: City Hall

Commentary: David Lee