Will Carruthers

Dec 21, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior

Alice Chalmers, San Francisco's Worst-Maintained Park, Receives A Makeover

A series of improvements are coming, but some advocates are concerned that the clubhouse will remain underutilized. Read More

Dec 19, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior

'Little Joe's Pizzeria' Awarded Legacy Business Status

The 59-year-old Excelsior restaurant has adapted over the years to serve a changing neighborhood. Read More

Dec 15, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior Ingleside

District 11 Leadership Academy Accepting Applications

Participants will learn how the city works and devise solutions to make neighborhoods more resilient. Read More

Dec 14, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior Ingleside

District 11 Ranked Last in Parks Maintenance Report

Despite a new equity strategy and citywide gains, scores for parks in southern districts remained low in a recent report. Read More

Dec 13, 2017
San Francisco Outer Sunset Portola

'Churn Urban Creamery' Plans Expansion to Portola's Avenue Theater

The Outer Sunset-based ice cream maker is opening its first physical location next spring or summer. Read More

Dec 12, 2017
San Francisco Glen Park Sunnyside

'He Was Just A Normal Guy:' Sunnyside Residents Remember Mayor Ed Lee

The morning after the mayor's death, residents and merchants on Monterey Boulevard reacted to the news. Read More

Dec 11, 2017
San Francisco Ingleside

Plumber Found Guilty In 2012 Quintuple Homicide

A jury found Binh Thai Luc guilty of five counts of first-degree murder. Read More

Dec 11, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior Ingleside

Excelsior-Outer Mission Crime: Soccer Player Assaulted, Pit Bulls Kill Chihuahua, More

In one incident, a man stabbed a teenager in a park who was retrieving an out-of-bounds ball. Read More

Dec 08, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior

Businesses, Artists Collaborate On Excelsior Holiday Displays

This evening, five artists will lead a tour of window displays funded by a citywide program. Read More

Dec 07, 2017
San Francisco Ingleside

Woman Killed In Ocean Avenue Collision [Updated]

The incident occurred around 8:30am at the intersection of Ocean and Miramar avenues. Read More

Dec 07, 2017
San Francisco Ingleside Sunnyside

Developer Leads Neighbors On Balboa Reservoir Site Tour

Representatives led attendees on a ten-stop excursion around the site and took questions. Read More

Dec 06, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior

New Excelsior Farm Offers Sanctuary For Culture, Community & Wildlife

Hummingbird Farm will produce 1,000 pounds of fruits and vegetables per year for nearby residents. Read More

Dec 04, 2017
San Francisco Ingleside

OMI Crime Recap: Funeral-Fueled Road Rage, Indecent Exposure, More

During a bout of road rage, a driver slashed another driver with a knife. Read More

Dec 01, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior Ingleside

2 Excelsior Nonprofits Win Economic Development Grants

The neighborhood organizations sought funding for projects that support economic vitality in District 11. Read More

Nov 29, 2017
San Francisco Ingleside

Balboa Reservoir Development Team Leading Weekend Site Tour

The outing gives community members a chance to talk directly to the project's designers. Read More

Nov 28, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior

Excelsior Nonprofit Launches Crowdfunding Effort On 'Giving Tuesday'

The neighborhood-focused nonprofit launched a GoFundMe campaign to raise $10,000 for its ongoing work. Read More

Nov 24, 2017
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Nov 20, 2017
San Francisco Ingleside

OMI Crime: Security Guard Arrested, Soccer Players Beat Teammate, More

A recap of crimes in the Ocean View, Merced Heights and Ingleside neighborhoods in the first two weeks of November. Read More

Nov 16, 2017
San Francisco Ingleside

'The Ave Bar' Launches Annual Ethnic Doll Toy Drive

Playing with a doll that looks like them helps girls build self-esteem and confidence, say organizers. Read More

Nov 15, 2017
Nov 15, 2017
San Francisco Excelsior

Saturday Community Meeting Scheduled for 113-Unit Excelsior Development

Half of the apartments would be rent-controlled, with the other half priced below market rate. Read More

Nov 01, 2017
San Francisco Inner Sunset

At 92, San Francisco’s Last Abstract Expressionist Keeps Painting

“When you’re an artist, you keep painting—no matter what people think of your art." Read More

Oct 25, 2017
San Francisco Inner Sunset

Facing Store's Closure, Sunset Bookseller Reflects On Profession

"You don't make any money, but it's such a good life," said store owner Beau Beausoleil. Read More