Archives for November 2010

Around Town – December 2010

Bayview Holiday Market & Tree-Lighting Ceremony – Dec 3rd

Join the Bayview Community this Friday, December 3rd from 5:00pm – 8:00pm for the Bayview Holiday Market & Tree-Lighting Ceremony at the Bayview Opera House (4705 Third Street @ Oakdale Avenue).  District 10 Supervisor-elect, Malia Cohen, will be present to light the Opera House’s holiday tree!   After the tree-lighting, stick around to shop, eat and… Read More »

The View From CitiScape: San Francisco

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One Warm Coat: A National Effort Meeting Local Needs

CitiScape has organized a One Warm Coat drive this holiday season on behalf of Hunter’s Point Youth and the San Francisco Housing Authority Family Self-Sufficiency Program.   One Warm Coat started out in 1992 as a Thanksgiving Weekend coat drive in San Francisco.  Since then, more than 1 Million coats have been donated in thousands of… Read More »

America’s Cup Updates!

As talks continue to bid and host America’s Cup in San Francisco (2013) the Mayor’s office reaches out to residents in the City to attend one or both of the following meetings where Mayor Newsom will review the host city agreement and provide recommendations to the Board of Supervisors for a December 7th Board vote. … Read More »

Veteran’s Day

VETERANS DAY PARADENovember 11, 2010      You’ll find plenty of events around the Bay to honor Veterans.  In San Francisco, the Mayor will kick off the Veteran’s Day Parade at 11am, which will flow from 2nd and Market past the Civic Center and on to Grove Street.  Take a minute today to thank a Veteran,… Read More »

Time to Fall Back!

Time to Fall Back! Remember to turn your clocks back 1 hour on Sunday, November 7th @ 2am! This is also a good time to check your smoke detectors and replace the batteries. A working smoke detector more than doubles a person’s chances of surviving a home fire. More than 90 percent of homes in… Read More »

Let’s Go Giants! Part #88

The Torture is Over. The SF Giants Celebrate Their Sweet World Series Victory! And that, ladies and gentlemen, is how you win the World Series! The San Francisco Giants are World Champs – what a season! Hats off to Shortstop Edgar Renteria, Series MVP! The last time the Giants won the World Series was in… Read More »

Let’s Go Giants! Part #87

Loyal Giants fan and new mom to be, Allyson Weekes (née Wiley), shows her team spirit! I guess it’s “safe” to say that this baby’s going to be a major Giants fan!