27-Foot-Tall St. Francis Statue That Stood Over Candlestick Searching For New HomeA 27-foot-tall statue of St. Francis that kept watch over Candlestick Park is moving into storage until a new home can be found.
Woman Nearly Drives Into San Francisco After Big Lunch Puts Her To Sleep Behind WheelA woman driving a BMW nearly drove her car into San Francisco Bay after eating a big lunch and falling asleep behind the wheel.
Dust Vs. Drought: Thousands Of Drinkable Gallons Poured On Candlestick Park RubbleIn the middle of California’s historic drought, thousands of gallons of drinkable water an hour are being used to control dust at the Candlestick Park Demolition site. But despite earlier statements from a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesperson to local papers, the developer conducting the spraying appears to have done nothing wrong.
Not Much Left Of Candlestick Park As Demolition Nears Home StretchDecades of memories are being reduced to rubble, and there’s not much left of Candlestick Park.
San Francisco Police Bomb Squad To Hold Explosives Disposal Training Inside Candlestick ParkSan Francisco Police will hold training exercises on explosives disposal inside Candlestick Park this coming weekend, according to the department.
Candlestick Park Demolition Begins In Earnest; Excavators Start Tearing Down Iconic StadiumAfter preliminary work to tear out seats and other items, crews have begun the heavy work of tearing down Candlestick Park, longtime home of the San Francisco Giants and 49ers.
Saint Francis Statue At Candlestick Park Looking For New HomeThe statue of Saint Francis of Assisi at the soon to be demolished Candlestick Park will be placed into storage, as city officials seek a new home for the artwork.
Candlestick Park To Come Down By Wrecking Ball After SF Residents Worry Over Implosion RisksA plan to implode Candlestick Park is now off the table after several hundred San Francisco residents opposed the idea citing health and environmental risks.
Residents' Group Launches Petition To Stop Candlestick Park Implosion, Citing Health ConcernsThe plan to demolishing Candlestick Park and build new development on the site is running into increased opposition.
Traffic Clogs Streets Around Candlestick, Keeps Scores Of Music Fans From McCartney ConcertTraffic problems kept scores of music fans from arriving on time to Candlestick Park for the Paul McCartney concert Thursday night.
Goodbye, and Good Riddance, CandlestickCOMMENTARY: Please forgive me if I don't get too sentimental about the last event ever at Candlestick Park. Oh sure, there have been plenty of memorable moments in that old dump, but let me counterbalance all the nostalgia with a few not-so-warm memories.
9 Little Known Facts About Paul McCartney As He Closes Candlestick ParkAs Paul McCartney plays his last--and THE last--concert at Candlestick Park, we look back at the first time McCartney played Candlestick, and the small concert at Cow Palace 50 years ago next week. Think you know you're Beatles? From Beach Boys favorites, to Jelly Beans, to ambulances, test your knowledge on these 9 trivia bits.