Alexandria Theater sign once again secure and sporting a fresh coat of paint

Cub reporter David H. strolled by the Alexandria Theater today and noticed that the scaffolding had finally been removed. Repairs had been underway after high winds in April knocked portions of the sign loose, requiring the SFFD to make some… Continue Reading


A raccoon family goes to the movies at the 4-Star

In her SF Chronicle column today, Leah Garchik wrote about a family of raccoons that tried to make a home under the stage in one of the 4-Star’s theaters. The 4-Star Theater, located at 23rd Avenue and Clement, confirmed that… Continue Reading

Doyle Drive overnight ramp closure, Friday night to Saturday morning

This Friday night beginning at 8pm until Saturday morning at 11am, the ramp from southbound Highway 101/Doyle Drive to southbound Highway 1/Park Presidio Boulevard will be closed. View the full advisory The exit from southbound Hwy 101 to southbound Hwy… Continue Reading

35th annual Free Folk Festival at Presidio Middle School this weekend

This Saturday and Sunday, Presidio Middle School will be the place to get your folk on. The Free Folk Festival is back for its 35th year of live music and dance performances on three stages, 86 hours of music and… Continue Reading

Police Blotter – June 17, 2011 | “What is it, Lassie?”

[Reprinted from The Richmond Police Station Newsletter of June 17, 2011. To be added to the station’s mailing list, email sfpd.richmond.station@sfgov.org.] CAPTAIN KEITH SANFORD’S MESSAGE Some most recent concerns in the District have been residential/automobile burglaries as well as strong… Continue Reading


Crowds line up for Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market grand opening

Mayor Ed Lee gathers with Presidio Middle School students around the $1,000 donation check that Fresh & Easy presented to the Richmond District Neighborhood Center. This morning, the long-awaited Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market officially opened the doors of its… Continue Reading

OneRepublic headlines Alice Radio’s Summerthing concert, Sunday in GGP

This Sunday, Alice 97.3 is hosting Summerthing, one of their annual concerts in Golden Park. This year’s lineup is headlined by OneRepublic, an American band known for their radio hits “Apologize”, “All the Right Movies”, “Secrets” and their current single,… Continue Reading