No one knows where Sutro Sam came from, but he’s living up to the legacy of his adopted space. The River Otter who somehow landed in the ruins of Sutro Baths late last year, is as much of a marvel as the baths itself. This one-time spectacle of 19th century swimming pools named after former […]Read more "Shrewd, Spirited and Social Sutro Sam"
The Connecticut school tragedy truly impacts the nation. The theater community is just one sector wanting to express their support to the families of the victims. I was so touched Tuesday night when I came upon the cast and crew of the hit musical, “The Book of Mormon” standing outside the Curran Theater holding candles […]Read more "Theater Community Honors Victims in San Francisco"
San Francisco custom made gifts are the buzz this holiday season, as independent marketplaces sprout up across the city. This weekend SFMade‘s Holiday Gift Fair, the Lower Haight Holiday Art walk, Remodelista Holiday Market, the Crucible’s Holiday Gifty Fair and Hayes Valley Holiday Block Party are just a few venues where shoppers can grab original designs. One destination […]Read more "SF Holiday Shopping – Local, Social, Imaginative"
Rick Laubscher is a 4th generation San Franciscan (and Silver Spur award winner) with a passion for trolleys, cable cars, street cars and all things transit. He is a powerful presence in our transportation community and his slogan — “Keeping the Past Present in the Future” – is well received. Laubscher is also well known […]Read more "Cable Car Renaissance in San Francisco"
San Francisco is running down a dream. As the SF Giants prep for game two of the World Series, the city is an even more amazing place to wake up to this morning. As author Drew Hoolhorst so aptly reported in the Bold Italic — in 2010 we found out how much our team brings […]Read more "A walk in the Orange Rain"
From Union Square, to Golden Gate Park, to Fisherman’s Wharf, you never know where you’ll find street dance in San Francisco. But every October, there’s a unique experience to board a trolley and uncover some truly original performances. Trolley Dances is in it’s 9th year and some of the finest performers in the area take part. It’s […]Read more "San Francisco Street Dance and what you might find on the Trolley"