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Damage Estimated At $1.4 Million In SF Castro District 3-Alarm Fire Saturday

A three-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Castro District that burned two buildings on Saturday displaced a dozen people and resulted in an estimated combined total of $1.4 million in damage.

02/22/2015

Burned Vehicle

Torched Vehicle In SF Castro District Is 5th Such Incident In A Week

For the fifth time in a week, a vehicle was found engulfed in flames in San Francisco’s Castro District on Sunday morning.

12/21/2014

Bandidos Restaurant in San Francisco, California which is now named Hecho. (Bandidos Facebook Page)

San Francisco Restaurant Bandidos Changes Name Following Outcry In Mexican-American Community

The owners of the restaurant in the Castro District, which is a little over a week old, have decided to change the name to Hecho after much public outcry over the original name.

09/11/2014

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

Stray From The Tourist Traps: Spend A Weekend In San Francisco Like a Local

Refer to this weekend guide to San Francisco covering some other areas not as touristy but equally entertaining.

08/12/2014

AHF Hollywood Pharmacy (CBS)

AIDS Healthcare Foundation Files Suit Over San Francisco’s Strict Rules On Chain Stores

The organization has filed a lawsuit against the city over its strict rules regarding chain stores, after trying to move to a new office and pharmacy in the Castro District.

08/07/2014

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

Harvey Milk stamp unveiling

Anti-Gay Christian Group’s Advice: Don’t Accept Mail With New Harvey Milk Stamp

The first U.S. stamp to feature an openly gay elected official is prompting outcry from the Christian fundamentalist group American Family Association.

05/29/2014

Sullivan’s Funeral Home and Cremation Services in San Francisco, California. (CBS)

San Francisco Funeral Home Could Close Soon Following Big Rig Crash

Sullivan’s Funeral Home and Cremation Services owner Jim Sullivan said he has been thinking of retiring and selling the valuable plot of land, now that his kids are grown and have their own careers.

05/15/2014

Castro Street in San Francisco on October 16, 2010. (Wikimedia Commons)

Major Improvements, Rainbow Crosswalks Coming To San Francisco’s Castro Street

The Castro Streetscape project will help beautify Castro Street, while also making it more friendly for pedestrians.

03/13/2014

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Harvey Milk. (CBS)

SF Honors Legacies of Milk, Moscone 35 Years After Assassinations

Mayor Ed Lee and State Senator Mark Leno were among the leaders gathered on the steps of San Francisco City Hall Wednesday to mark 35 years since the assassinations of Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk.

11/27/2013

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