Golden Gate Park

The Cheapest Apartment Rentals In The Outer Sunset, Right Now

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a 1-bedroom in the Outer Sunset are hovering around $2,650, compared to a $3,295 average for the …

San Francisco

50 years later, nearly-forgotten all-girl 'Summer of Love' band cuts their first album

Over fifty years ago, an all-female rock band based out of San Francisco played to "Summer of Love" crowds. The popularity of Ace of Cups grew …

Culture

S.F. breaking ground on wastewater recycling plant

Image 1of/3<p>Caption<p>Close<p>The sprawling lawns of Golden Gate Park and two major San Francisco golf courses are very thirsty places, and in the coming …

Water

Why January 14th Matters In Rock History

It’s January 14th and here are some reasons why this day matters in rock history:<p>In 1963, <b>Charlie Watts</b> made his live debut with <b>The Rolling Stones</b> at …

Rock Music

This day in history

Today is Sunday, Jan. 14, the 14th day of 2018. There are 351 days left in the year.<p>►Birthdays: Blues singer Clarence Carter is 82. Singer Jack Jones …

Boston

10 Micro-Adventures Around the Bay Area

Weekend warriors rejoice. Your days of only feeling like your true self on Saturdays and Sundays are over, all thanks to something that's gaining …

San Francisco

After getting probation in stolen FBI gun case, SF man allegedly found sleeping, armed, behind the wheel

SAN FRANCISCO — Prosecutors admitted in legal memos they were taking “a gamble” in April when they agreed to a probation sentence for a man accused …

Crime

Martin Luther King Jr. Day events: Here’s what’s scheduled in the Bay Area

Bay Area residents will join others across the nation (and well beyond) in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 15. Here’s a look at …

Black History

A New Mom’s Guide to San Francisco

In <i>Vogue</i>'s February cover story, Serena Williams opens up about her life since welcoming daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian, Jr., into the world. Williams shares that she and husband Alexis Ohanian, the cofounder of Reddit, whom she wed last year in a gorgeous New Orleans ceremony, recently bought a …

San Francisco

Troubleshooting Local Ranking Failures [Updated for 2018]

I love a mystery… especially a local search ranking mystery I can solve for someone.<p>Now, the truth is, some ranking puzzles are so complex, they can …

SEO

Lana Del Rey uses Denver concert to speak on potential Radiohead lawsuit

On Sunday, Lana Del Rey came through Denver’s Pepsi Center for a stop on her Lust for Life tour, in support of her album of the same name.<p>The tour …

Denver

Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, USA

Former mayor Frank McCoppin's park project seemed impossible in 1866. Even Frederick Law Olmsted, architect of New York's Central Park, was daunted by the prospect of transforming 1013 acres of dunes into park. SF's green scheme fell to tenacious young civil engineer William Hammond Hall, who …

San Francisco

11 Things to Do This Week: Shroom Night at Cal Academy, Delfina Pops up + More

This week holds some far-out events.<p>Get ready for a night of mushrooms (eating, drinking and foraging), Egyptian belly dancing, and some major art …

San Francisco

11 Quaint San Francisco Vacation Rentals

Golden Gate Park Apartment<p>Stay two blocks away from Golden Gate Park at this spacious apartment, tucked inside the home of artist Elizabeth Gibbons. …

San Francisco

Postcards from the past at Vintage Paper Fair

If you’re planning to write a book on the history of Petaluma, the place to be on Sunday afternoon was not Petaluma.<p>It was the Vintage Paper Fair in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, where old picture postcards were going for either 25 cents or $475, depending on which bin you poked around in.<p>Alice …

San Francisco

HANC: Affordable Housing At McDonald's Site Should Preserve Neighborhood 'Character'

Plans to build affordable housing at the site of the Upper Haight McDonald's are less than a month old, but the project is already controversial.<p>In …

San Francisco

New Year’s Resolution: Go to Museum Nightlife

San Francisco is blessed with some of the best museums in the country. And as with most activities, they’re even more fun with a drink (or two) in …

Museums

SF Weekend: Goldendoodle Romp, Hot Chocolate 15/5K, Costume Swap, More

Citywide"Candide" composer Leonard Bernstein. | Photo: San Francisco SymphonyThis month, the San Francisco Symphony performs <i>Candide</i>, an operetta …

San Francisco

New Year’s Postcard from 1909 Unlocks Decades of Bernal Family History

This postcard, from 1909, was mailed to an address in Bernal Heights<p><i>This article is by Vicky Walker from the fabulous Bernal Heights History …

San Francisco

2017: The Travel Year in Review

Well, folks, we made it through another year. And what a year it was. While most of the world sought redemption for the world events of 2016 but were …

Central America

14 Injured In 3 Richmond District Collisions

Twelve people suffered injuries in three unrelated vehicle collisions in the Richmond District over New Year’s weekend; in two of the incidents, …

San Francisco

Favorite Photograph of 2017 Exhibition

We always love to start the new year off with a favorite exhibition: Your Favorite Photograph of 2017! We hope in this new year that you make space …

Coney Island

Legal recreational pot in California: What you need to know

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California on Monday becomes the nation's largest state to offer legal recreational marijuana sales. Here's a snapshot of how the market will work and how the state will regulate a pot economy estimated to be worth $7 billion:<p>THE BASICS<p>California voted to legalize in 2016. The …

Cannabis

San Francisco rings in 2018 as many say 'good riddance' to 2017

It wasn’t 2017’s fault, but a lot of people on Sunday were ready for it to scram.<p>They filled up Embarcadero Plaza in San Francisco, where the bidding of good riddance to old years takes place. That’s what was happening on Sunday. An estimated 200,000 people were expected for the midnight fireworks, …

San Francisco

SF vehicle break-ins at record levels; police try new approach

Vehicle break-ins have continued to soar this year in San Francisco, on top of already epidemic numbers, despite recent efforts by police to stop such crimes with more officers on the street.<p>Auto break-ins were up in every police district from the start of the year through the end of November, …

San Francisco

A Look Back At San Francisco: 2017

We've gathered some of the stories that caught our attention this year. What would you add to the list?<p>SAN FRANCISCO, CA — 2017 is nearly in the …

San Francisco

I'm DoorDash CEO Tony Xu, and This Is How I Work

Tony Xu grew up as the child of immigrants, working in his mom’s restaurant before going onto Stanford and working at McKinsey, eBay, and Square. In …

Ray Dalio

Body Found Near Fuchsia Dell In Golden Gate Park

This morning, police are investigating the discovery of a body in Golden Gate Park's Fuschia Dell, a grove fronted by Conservatory Drive East and JFK …

San Francisco

The Online Photographer

Stuart Hata of the de Young Museum store writes to tell us that Judy Dater has just signed 186 more copies of <i>Only Human</i>, TOP's 2017 Book of the Year, …

California

In ’67 - Be-Ins, Beatles and Bands

Nineteen hundred and sixty-seven was the year that stretched from the Be-In at Golden Gate Park to the Oakland Induction Center protests, from the …

Otis Redding