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May 26, 2016
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North Beach Week: Al Madrigal Performs At Cobb's, Meet A Park Ranger, Dada Symposium, More

If you're staying in town this holiday weekend, check out a local comedian made good, take kids to meet a park ranger, and more. Read More

May 09, 2016
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High-End Outdoors Retailer 'Guideboat' Coming To Jackson Square

The Marin-based lifestyle brand features rough-hewn, yet high-quality apparel, home goods, camping gear, tools, and boats—yes, boats. Read More

May 09, 2016
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'The Rug Company' To Bring Handmade Designer Rugs To Jackson Square

The company's handmade rugs, created in Tibet and Nepal, are designed by Western names like Paul Smith and Vivienne Westwood. Read More

Apr 19, 2016
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New Hulu Show Starring Hugh Laurie To Shoot In North Beach, Tenderloin This Week

"Chance," set in SF, has been picked up for two seasons by Hulu. It'll kick off its shoot with a major fight scene in Washington Square Park on Friday. Read More

Apr 14, 2016
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North Beach Week: Touring Chinatown Then & Now, Family-Friendly Fun And More

There's a lot to do in and around North Beach this weekend, especially if you like comedy, goats, or getting a closer look at Chinatown. Read More

Apr 13, 2016
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Event Spotlight: Baby Goats, Goat Cheese & More At Ferry Building Goat Festival

From goat cheese to goat tacos to cuddling baby goats, you can get your goat fix at the event that's been nicknamed "Goatchella." Read More

Apr 06, 2016
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Pro-Development Activist Arrested On Suspicion Of Voter Fraud

Donald Dewsnup, a member of SFBARF, is accused of using false addresses in order to infiltrate a neighborhood association on Telegraph Hill. Read More

Apr 02, 2016
Mar 31, 2016
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Aesop, A.P.C. May Move In To Fashion-Forward Jackson Square

These additions would fit in with the changes in the district, which has seen art and antique galleries leave and tony fashion boutiques and tailors move in. Read More

Mar 24, 2016
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North Beach Week: Easter Events, Neon Robot Iceberg, Women Gettin' Witty, More

Bunnies, stand-ups and a remote-controlled El Camino help kick off events around the North Beach this week. Read More

Mar 23, 2016
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Event Spotlight: 'Crooks Tour' Explores Barbary Coast's Nefarious History

This Saturday, you can explore the historic bars, dens of prostitution and dance halls of San Francisco's seedy past. Read More

Mar 16, 2016
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Event Spotlight: Front Street St. Patrick's Day Block Party

Tomorrow's St. Patrick's Day Block Party closes down Front between Sacramento and California for music and green beer; the party continues afterward at Schroeder's. Read More

Mar 08, 2016
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John Velasquez Salon Leaving Jackson Square After 33 Years

Velasquez was told his rent would more than triple on May 1st, so he's looking for another nearby location—but hasn't found one yet. Read More

Mar 05, 2016
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FiDi & North Beach Crime Roundup: Sugar Dispenser Assault, Many Muggings

This week's crimes include a woman assaulted with a sugar dispenser after trying to stop a would-be coffee thief, a bar fight that spilled into the street, and multiple muggings. Read More

Feb 25, 2016
Feb 23, 2016
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Artist & Craftsman Supply To Host Free Workshops For All Skill Levels

Starting in March, local artists will lead free Wednesday workshops in watercolors, knitting, and more at the renowned art supply store, which is housed in a historic building in Jackson Square. Read More

Feb 10, 2016
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Event Spotlight: Science of Seduction, Polkapalooza, Pillow Fight

Get tips on seduction, fight out your love life frustrations with a pillow, or drink at an anti-Valentine's polka party. Read More

Feb 06, 2016
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Shinola Opens In Jackson Square, With Pop-Up Partner Filson

The Detroit luxury brand's first brick-and-mortar shop in the city will share space with a pop-up from rotating American designers; the first is Filson. Read More

Feb 04, 2016
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Event Spotlight: North Beach First Fridays Opens Doors To Local Art

This month's art walk will be busier than usual, thanks to the addition of two new galleries and the crowds in town for the Super Bowl. Read More

Jan 29, 2016
Jan 28, 2016
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Opening Monday: The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen's Battery Location

The popular purveyor of grilled cheese sandwiches (and more) is opening its third location next week at Broadway & Battery. Read More

Jan 25, 2016
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Another Gallery Gone: Lebreton Moves Out Of Jackson Square

"Radically" higher rents, parking challenges and a changing neighborhood are causing Jackson Square to lose many of its galleries. Read More

Jan 20, 2016
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SFPD Central Station Moves Venue For Tomorrow's Community Meeting

This month's meeting from 6–7pm Jan. 21st has been changed to the Chapter Room on the plaza at Grace Cathedral (1100 Taylor St.), and one of the topics will be Super Bowl City. Read More

Jan 18, 2016