June 2012

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

Police Blotter/Richmond Roundup/Letters to the Editor

GG Park athletic fields get OK for synthetic turf, lights
The SF Planning Commis­sion voted 4 - 1 to certify the final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for a proposed multi-million dollar Beach Chalet Athletic Fields renovation project during a special joint meeting with the SF Recreation and Park Commission on May 24.

House of Bagels makes dough the old-fashioned way
San Francisco's original House of Bagels may offer a wide array of Jewish-leaning baked goods these days (from macaroons to Mandelbrot), but the business has survived and thrived for 50 years because the original New-York-style bagel shop does one thing really well: bagels.

Ocean Beach Bulletin provides news and views about west side
According to Tom Prete, there's a simple way to tell if anyone living, working or playing near San Francisco's Ocean Beach will fully appreciate the Ocean Beach Bulletin, an online community newspaper.

G.G. Park Band plays on Sundays
The Golden Gate Park Band performs free concerts at the Spreckels Temple of Music in the Music Concourse every Sunday, at 1 p.m. The band also performs on the Fourth of July and on Labor Day


Police Beat: Capt. Eric Vintero

City Hall: Supervisor Eric Mar

Assembly: Assemblywoman Fiona Ma

City Hall: Mayor Edwin Lee

Community: Richard Corriea

Pet Health: Dr. Naomi Nagayama and Kelly Lam

Child Services: Catherine Sachs