SFPD Police Commission meeting for the Richmond District, March 16

We got a brief email from the Richmond District station this week announcing a public meeting that will be hosted by the San Francisco Police Commission: The Police Commission will hold a Special Meeting in the Richmond District: Wednesday, March… Continue Reading


Tantrum to open second location on Clement Street in April

Tantrum, a whimsical boutique that features toys, housewares, books and more, will open a second location at 248 Clement Street in April. The store’s first location is in Cole Valley but due to seismic retrofit work on their building, they’ll… Continue Reading


Police Blotter – March 4, 2016

SFPD Richmond District Police Station Update 03-04-2016 From Captain Simon Silverman Recent incidents from the Richmond Police District: TRAFFIC COLLISION WITH INJURY 02/25/2016 5:16 PM McAllister & Willard North A bicyclist was northbound on Willard North when she ran the… Continue Reading


City declares Sunday “Balboa Theater Day” for its 90th birthday; Celebration party at 7pm

This Sunday marks 90 years since The Balboa Theater opened in 1926. The theater was constructed by Samuel H. Levin, with the well-known Reid Brothers as the architects (Cliff House, Fairmount Hotel, Spreckels Temple of Music in Golden Gate Park,… Continue Reading


Fiorella’s “Alamo” pizza inspired by students, raises money for school

In late January, a new Italian restaurant called Fiorella opened its doors at 2339 Clement (at 24th Ave). Owner Boris Nemchenok grew up in the Richmond District and both Chef-Partner Brandon Gillis and Chef de Cuisine Gavin Braid live in… Continue Reading


Police Blotter – February 26, 2016

SFPD Richmond District Police Station Update 02-26-2016 From Captain Simon Silverman An announcement from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services: Community Listening Sessions The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS… Continue Reading


Senior robs 19th Avenue Wells Fargo at gunpoint

On Wednesday, police arrested a man, estimated to be around 65 years old, after he allegedly robbed a Richmond District bank at gunpoint. Around noon, police received a report of a robbery at the Wells Fargo at 5455 Geary (the… Continue Reading