Alamo Square

Dark smoke and flames could be seen after a fire broke out  in the 1500 block of McAllister Street near Alamo Square.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Offers Financial Aid To Alamo Square Fire Victims

Victims of a fire in San Francisco’s Alamo Square this past January are getting help through a new effort that partners a community association with Big 5 Sporting Goods.

03/20/2015

A San Francisco Department of Parking and Traffic issues a parking ticket for an illegaly parked car on January 21, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SFMTA Approves Residential Parking Permit Areas For Alamo Square, Panhandle

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors on Tuesday unanimously approved the creation of a residential parking permit area in the neighborhoods surrounding Alamo Square Park and the Panhandle.

03/03/2015

Dark smoke and flames could be seen after a fire broke out  in the 1500 block of McAllister Street near Alamo Square.

Fire Crews Douse 4-Alarm Blaze In Alamo Square

The blaze broke out in the bedroom in an apartment situated on the second floor of a 3-story Victorian.

01/31/2015

'Painted Ladies' of Alamo Square (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bystanders Bust Attempted Robbery In SF’s Alamo Square Park

Two passersby detained a man after he allegedly tried to steal a camera from around another man’s neck in San Francisco’s Alamo Square Park on Thursday.

11/01/2014

San Francisco Bay (Getty Images)

Guide To A Long Weekend In San Francisco

Although San Francisco has many world famous attractions, with some planning, all of them can be visited over a weekend or three-day holiday.

06/21/2014

A shuttle commonly known as a “Google Bus” arrives at a Muni bus stop in San Francisco to pick up commuters. (CBS)

San Francisco Looks At Removing Some Parking Spaces To Accommodate Tech Shuttles

Shuttle buses for people who work in the tech industry have made Muni riders mad and have been the subject of protests. A plan to accommodate the shuttles could lead to fewer available parking spaces.

06/20/2014

Amber Schadewald holds the quadcopter drone found outside her San Francisco Fulton St. home. (CBS)

Creeped-Out SF Alamo Square Resident Searching For Owner Of Crash-Landed Mystery Drone

In a Craigslist posting titled “I found your stupid drone,” a noticeably disturbed San Francisco resident is asking the owner of a drone to come forward if “you want it back and/or you don’t want me to see what’s on the SD card.”

04/03/2014

'Painted Ladies' of Alamo Square (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tour Buses Banned Around San Francisco’s Famous ‘Painted Ladies’

The neighborhood is best known for the famed Painted Ladies, one of the top tourist attractions in San Francisco.

11/20/2013

Authorities on the scene of a car crash near Alamo Square Park in San Francisco on July 23, 2013. (CBS)

Crash Near San Francisco’s Alamo Square Park Sends 4 To Hospital

A collision between two cars near San Francisco’s Alamo Square Park Tuesday afternoon sent four people to the hospital and one driver may be facing charges, police said.

07/23/2013

Shooting

Woman Shot While Walking Near SF’s Alamo Square

A woman was wounded in a shooting near San Francisco’s Alamo Square on Wednesday night, police said Thursday.

05/23/2013

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