Camden Avery

Nov 25, 2020
San Francisco Upper Haight

Citing pressures of the pandemic, Haight Ashbury T-Shirts to close this winter after 43 years

After 43 years in business, the family-owned Upper Haight mainstay Haight Ashbury T-Shirts is closing permanently at the end of the year, citing the economic pressures of a pandemic that's killed virtually all tourist traffic to the neighborhood. Read More

May 24, 2014
San Francisco Inner Sunset Upper Haight

Haight Street Is Hiring

The Upper Haight is hiring, and today could be your lucky day. Read More

Oct 30, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Corona Heights Upper Haight

Ghouls, clowns, and a grave for "Kellyanne Conwoman": visiting a Corona Heights Halloween landmark

Wade Joffrion and Greg Price's Corona Heights "storybook house," the 1917 brick-clad cottage at 45 Upper Terrace, is regularly the most-decorated house in the neighborhood and a seasonal highlight for passersby at Christmas, Valentine's Day, Easter, and Halloween — and this year's display is worth a detour. Read More

Oct 29, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Upper Haight

Developers host planning meeting for 730 Stanyan affordable housing project this evening

Tonight from 6 to 8 p.m., developers of the 100% affordable housing project slated for construction at 730 Stanyan Street will host a third community meeting for area residents, to answer questions, reveal further information about potential site design, and solicit feedback. Read More

Oct 21, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Upper Haight

City approves new Stanyan Street cannabis dispensary

The city's Office of Cannabis this week approved the application filed earlier this summer for FGW Haight to operate a cannabis dispensary at 768 Stanyan Street, currently a residential garage on a quiet block near Kezar Pub and facing Golden Gate Park. Read More

Oct 19, 2020
San Francisco Inner Richmond

Supervisor Fewer unveils plan for 99-unit senior housing development at 4200 Geary

The project, now in the earliest stages of planning, is slated for a former funeral home at Geary and 6th Avenue in the Richmond. Read More

Oct 15, 2020
San Francisco Inner Sunset Outer Sunset

Construction begins next month on two-year 19th Avenue overhaul

Construction will break ground next month on Public Works' 27-month, multiagency reconstruction of 19th Avenue in the Sunset. And you can bet it's going to make for some extra traffic. Read More

Sep 30, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Patrons say goodbye to Love N' Haight Deli after more than two decades in the Lower Haight

Today is the last day in business for Fey Chao's sandwich shop, after serving the Lower Haight since 1999. Read More

Sep 29, 2020
San Francisco Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks partially reopens to cars, as neighbors gear up for a fight

Closed to cars to promote shelter-in-place recreation, Twin Peaks is now opening to them again. Some neighbors aren't happy about it. Read More

Sep 29, 2020
San Francisco Golden Gate Park

San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers, Cal Academy of Science set reopening dates for October

The two museums round out the array of Golden Gate Park institutions finally reopened with special COVID-19 safety accommodations. Read More

Sep 29, 2020
San Francisco Lower Haight

Four new murals by Bay Area youth debut in Lower Haight

This weekend saw the installation of a series of new murals around the Haight and Fillmore intersection. Read More

Sep 24, 2020
San Francisco SoMa

SF Eagle building listed for sale, prompting fears about future

A "for sale" sign on the Eagle is causing alarm about the potential future of the bar, a cornerstone of SF's gay leather scene. Read More

Sep 24, 2020
San Francisco Upper Haight

Presumed overdose inside car on Haight Street prompts emergency response, two hospitalized

Two people were hospitalized earlier this morning after being found unconscious in a car on Haight Street. Read More

Sep 22, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Divisadero Hayes Valley Inner Sunset Lower Haight Upper Haight

District 5 pilots $100,000 victim assistance program for vandalized small businesses

The program, administered by the SF District Attorney's office, will reimburse merchants up to $1,000 for replacing broken windows. Read More

Sep 22, 2020
San Francisco Hayes Valley Lower Haight

Vehicle overturns after collision at Oak and Buchanan [Updated]

One driver flipped their car, while the other driver collided with a light pole in front of the Oak Gourmet corner store. Read More

Sep 18, 2020
San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf

Mysterious, months-long fuel leak near Hyde Street Pier prompts extended cleanup effort

Investigators are still seeking the source of the fuel leak in the heart of Fisherman's Wharf, which is home to sea lions and other marine life. Read More

Sep 18, 2020
Sep 16, 2020
San Francisco Upper Haight

Upper Haight business briefs: Amoeba Music, massage studio, barbershop reopen for business

This week's business brief is full of causes for celebration, including some reopenings, added service and an expansion. Read More

Sep 16, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Golden Gate Park Inner Sunset Upper Haight

After years of planning, upgrades to Golden Gate Park's Stanyan entrance are finally complete

With improvements and plantings complete, Rec & Park reopened the Stanyan entrance to Golden Gate Park to the public this month. Read More

Sep 16, 2020
San Francisco Inner Sunset

Fire at Parkside's Dragon Printing under investigation as arson

The 34-year-old print shop, owned by an immigrant family from Hong Kong, was destroyed in last week's fire. Read More

Sep 15, 2020
San Francisco SoMa

Folsom Street Fair's celebration of 'sexual liberation' to move online

With September's planned event a no-go, organizers are shifting to a digital offering that promotes musicians, vendors and SoMa nightlife. Read More

Sep 15, 2020
San Francisco Golden Gate Park

de Young Museum, Legion of Honor, California Academy of Sciences gear up to reopen

Three of the city's most prominent museums are readying to reopen, with one returning next week. Read More

Sep 14, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley

Grattan Field to partially reopen, relieving playground-starved families

In a first-of-its-kind program, the city plans to open the field to kids three days a week, while keeping its playgrounds closed. Read More

Sep 14, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Upper Haight

New survey seeks input on the next round of design for 730 Stanyan project

A new survey from the site's development team seeks input on potential uses for its ground floor space. Read More

Sep 09, 2020
San Francisco Cole Valley Upper Haight

Waller Street 1-alarm fire sends smoke over Upper Haight, Cole Valley [UPDATED]

The ongoing fire is burning in the light well of the building, which contains seven apartments on three floors. Read More