West Portal

Jan 27, 2017
San Francisco Cole Valley Duboce Triangle Inner Sunset West Portal

No New Measures Planned To Prevent Drivers From Entering Sunset Tunnel

Confused and intoxicated drivers may continue to attempt a dangerous journey through the Sunset Tunnel. Read More

Jan 14, 2017
San Francisco West Portal

Purrchance Rescue: Finding Homes For Kittens In Need

The nonprofit saves more than 100 kittens and cats each year from shelters in Northern California. Read More

Jan 08, 2017
San Francisco Lower Haight Upper Haight West Portal

Meet Dirty Donny, West Portal's Pinball Machine Artist

Local artist Dirty Donny, known for his artwork for Metallica, released a new book last month. Read More

Dec 18, 2016
San Francisco Outer Sunset Parkside West Portal

Sunset Residents Come Together To Build Community After Presidential Election

The election of Donald Trump has inspired a Sunset community response supporting social justice and outreach. Read More

Dec 04, 2016
San Francisco Diamond Heights West Portal

From Cult Film To The Courtroom, Mt. Davidson Park Takes Center Stage

Once a treeless hill, San Francisco's highest natural point is an urban forest with a controversial past -- and future. Read More

Dec 02, 2016
San Francisco West Portal

Police Arrest Suspects In $30K West Portal Cell Phone Store Theft

Police arrested five Oakland men who allegedly stole $70,000 in cell phones from two different stores, one of which was in West Portal. Read More

Nov 25, 2016
San Francisco Noe Valley West Portal

Noe Valley Bakery To Open 2nd Location In West Portal

After 21 years on 24th Street, Noe Valley Bakery is expanding to West Portal. Read More

Nov 11, 2016
San Francisco Castro Forest Hill West Portal

Twin Peaks Tunnel Project Delayed Once Again, May Involve Weekday Muni Shutdowns

Construction is yet again delayed, and light rail shutdowns between West Portal and Castro stations will likely extend into weekdays. Read More

Oct 31, 2016
San Francisco Cole Valley Inner Sunset West Portal

Sunset/Cole Valley/West Portal Crime: Dog Park Drug Bust, Armed Duo Steals Laptop, More

Police bust a man at a dog park with the wrong kind of treats, a hot prowler gets away in a Mercedes, and cops nab two robbers. Read More

Oct 10, 2016
Sep 28, 2016
San Francisco Golden Gate Park Inner Sunset West Portal

Inner Sunset Week: Sharktoberfest, AcroSports Goth Cabaret, D5 Candidate Forum, More

Enjoy beer and predators, take in an evening of gothic acrobatics, explore a cloud forest, attend some literary events, and much more. Read More

Sep 13, 2016
San Francisco Forest Hill Inner Sunset West Portal

Inner Sunset Crime: Cop Busts Motorist With Body Cam, Hot Prowls, Skater Filmmakers Cited, More

More hot prowls and stolen cars, plus a cop who used his new body cam to catch a stop-sign runner in a lie. Read More

Aug 08, 2016
San Francisco Golden Gate Park Inner Sunset West Portal

Inner Sunset Crime: Car Break-Ins, Hot Prowls, GGP Robbery

Multiple thefts from occupied residences occurred around the district in recent weeks. Read More

Aug 02, 2016
San Francisco Castro West Portal

Twin Peaks Tunnel Construction Cometh; Staging Areas Established

According to SFMTA's latest update, tunnel construction will kick off in the fall. Construction staging areas have already been established in West Portal, and are headed to the Castro this month. Read More

Aug 01, 2016
San Francisco Forest Hill Inner Sunset Outer Sunset West Portal

Taraval Station Captain’s Meeting: Policing Changes, Body Cameras Issued, National Night Out, More

Recent changes to law enforcement practices, crime stats and updates from Supervisor Norman Yee were all discussed at the Taraval Station Captain's Meeting last week. Read More

Jul 29, 2016
San Francisco West Portal

Tomorrow: West Portal Businesses Host 'Harry Potter' Release Day Extravaganza

West Portal is set to become a mini Diagon Alley for the release of the new Harry Potter book, and everyone's invited. Read More

Jul 28, 2016
Jul 26, 2016
San Francisco West Portal

Get To Know 'Sew', A West Portal Hub For Sewing Instruction

Take a look at a sewing school that also produces unique, handmade clothing. Read More

Jul 23, 2016
San Francisco West Portal

Where To Go To Get Active In West Portal

Take a look at a few local West Portal places to break a sweat. Read More

Jul 11, 2016
San Francisco West Portal

Get To Know West Portal's Two Cats Comic Book Store

Two Cats is a friendly neighborhood spot where words and pictures meet. Read More

Jul 05, 2016
San Francisco West Portal

Inside Papenhausen Hardware, Serving West Portal Since 1936

A closer look at the classic hardware store that's been in the neighborhood for eight decades. Read More

Jun 25, 2016
San Francisco West Portal

Great Explorations: West Portal Playground

Tucked off of Taraval, the playground is a long-time family destination. Read More