Amanda Gonzalez

Aug 20, 2017
Dec 01, 2016
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Anne Rice, Famed 'Vampire Chronicles' Author, Talks SF Roots, Newest Novel & More

Ahead of her book signing tomorrow, the best-selling vampire novelist delves into her memories from 30 years in the Bay Area, how her experiences here helped shape her latest book and more. Read More

Nov 22, 2016
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San Francisco Mercantile Feeling the Neighborly Love On Haight

Two months in, the Bay Area-centric gift shop is easing into the neighborhood comfortably. Read More

Jun 12, 2016
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When “Shooting The Chutes” Was The Thing To Do In Upper Haight

Imagine: an amusement park filled with a man-made lake, zoo, water slide and more, all in Upper Haight. It was a reality in 1895. Read More

Apr 23, 2016
San Francisco Upper Haight

Ritual Coffee Set To Debut Haight & Central Location On Tuesday

The revamped former wash-and-fold near Buena Vista Park will open as Ritual Coffee's newest location on April 26th. Read More

Apr 22, 2016
San Francisco Upper Haight

New Upper Haight Mural Created for ABC Miniseries 'When We Rise'

The LGBT-themed miniseries from the team behind "Milk," which shoots in SF this month, has commissioned a mural at Central Haight Market for filming. Read More

Apr 13, 2016
San Francisco Embarcadero

Dancers Get In 'Formation' To Say 'Sorry' With Flash Mobs This Sunday

Dancers from PopStar Booty Camp will be showing off their routines for Beyonce's "Formation" and Justin Bieber's "Sorry" at two flash mob performances on April 17th. Read More

Mar 31, 2016
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The Forgotten History Of The Haight’s Long-Lost Ballpark

The Upper Haight Grounds was once the city's premier baseball park, drawing local and national teams—and even a king. Read More

Mar 19, 2016
San Francisco Upper Haight

Upper Haight's Distinctive Electric Blue Victorian Repainted White

A row of brightly colored houses on Central Avenue lost a key member today. Read More

Feb 19, 2016
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Missy Elliott, Justin Bieber Flash Mobs To Perform On Embarcadero This Sunday

Don't be surprised if you see a synchronized performance on Sunday while strolling the Embarcadero. Flash mobs are slated for 1:30pm at Cupid's Span and 2:30pm near the Ferry Building. Read More

Feb 11, 2016
San Francisco Upper Haight

6 Months After Remodel, People's Cafe Thrives In The Haight

Though some initially griped about the new look, new owner Kyle Wong says business is booming, with more changes on the way. Read More

Feb 06, 2016
San Francisco Upper Haight

Human Skull Found During Haight House Renovation

It's not clear how old the skull is, or any other circumstances related to its location in the wall. Read More

Feb 02, 2016
San Francisco Upper Haight

Sign Goes Up At Ritual Coffee's Upcoming Haight Street Expansion

As a bevy of tipsters have pointed out, the sign is up for the new Ritual Coffee Roasters location at the corner of Haight and Central. The sign was erected sometime on Thursday of last week. Read More

Jan 20, 2016
San Francisco Upper Haight

A Chat With Tareq Alsalt, Central Haight Market's 'Mr. T'

Alsalt, known as "T" or "Mr. T," is familiar to Central Haight Market shoppers for his signature goatee and love of SF sports teams. Read More