All aboard for a sneak peek of the Conservatory’s Garden Railway exhibit

The Conservatory’s Garden Railway exhibit, opening Friday. That’s the park’s McClaren Lodge in the foreground Yesterday I got a sneak peek at this year’s miniature Garden Railway at Golden Gate Park’s Conservatory of Flowers. This annual exhibit is one of… Continue Reading


SOLD OUT! Don’t miss Lost Landscapes of San Francisco 5, Dec. 16

UPDATE: I talked to the box office this morning (11/18) and they only had one ticket left. Quick sell out! They always post the full film online after the screening so rest assured you’ll be able to watch it. Rick… Continue Reading


RD Neighborhood Center celebrates 30 years of working with local schools

Assemblywoman Fiona Ma and RDNC Executive Director Patricia Kaussen On October 29, the Richmond District Neighborhood Center hosted a dinner and silent auction at the Jewish Community Center, honoring their long partnership with the SF Unified School District and the… Continue Reading


Miss Tilly honored today at City Hall; Johnny Mathis funds the GW High band

SFGate’s Leah Garchik was ON IT yesterday with news about the neighborhood… Miss Tilly dances into the hearts of City Hall Today at 3:30pm, District 2 Supervisor Michela Alioto-Pier will present a certificate of honor to “Miss Tilly,” a.k.a. Tilly… Continue Reading


Safeway reveals latest renderings for La Playa/Ocean Beach remodel

On Monday night, Safeway hosted a public meeting at the Great Hall of the SF Zoo to share their latest architectural plans for the La Playa/Ocean Beach Safeway. About 30 residents attended along with Les Hilger, an aide from Supervisor… Continue Reading


Severed arm and dead body found in Golden Gate Park on Sunday

In the latest episode of Richmond District CSI, The Examiner reports that yesterday afternoon, a police cruiser was flagged down near the Polo Fields. Police were then led to a gruesome sight – a severed arm. Meanwhile, the San Francisco… Continue Reading

Police Blotter – November 12, 2010: Watch for cops at Lake & Arguello

[Reprinted from The Richmond Police Station Newsletter of November 12, 2010. To be added to the station’s mailing list, email sfpd.richmond.station@sfgov.org.] CAPTAIN RICHARD CORREIA’S MESSAGE On Saturday, November 13, 2010 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM officers from the Richmond… Continue Reading


32nd & Clement update: CVS goes before the city Dec. 2; Fresh & Easy hiring

Co-tenants CVS Pharmacy and Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market are both moving forward with their plans to occupy the 36,500 square foot retail space at 3132 Clement and 32nd Avenue. On December 2, CVS Pharmacy is scheduled to appear at… Continue Reading