Civic Center

(San Francisco Recreation & Parks Dept.)

San Francisco Set For Month-Long World Cup Outdoor Viewing Party At Civic Center

World Cup soccer fans in San Francisco will have another opportunity to view games outdoors in Civic Center Plaza beginning Saturday morning.


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Elderly Pedestrian Killed In Wreck Near Marin Civic Center

An elderly male pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle this morning outside the Marin County Civic Center, a police spokeswoman said.


Homeless people seen across the street from the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. (CBS)

Noise Blasts Aimed At Keeping Homeless Away From SF Music Venue

You can forget abut getting a good night sleep in one San Francisco neighborhood. Operators of the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium are blasting sounds onto the streets around the concert venue to prevent people from sleeping on the sidewalk.


People throughout San Francisco today shared sidewalks, public  parks and bar space with several hundred people dressed as Santa Claus,  elves, reindeer and other holiday figures for SantaCon 2011.

San Francisco Bars, Parks Overflow With ‘SantaCon’ Participants

Several hundred people dressed as Santa Claus, elves, reindeer and other holiday figures for SantaCon 2011.



Man Hit With Skateboard, Stabbed During SF Brawl

A man was stabbed in the back and hit with a skateboard on San Francisco’s Market Street early Thursday morning, police said.



Gunman Holds Up SF Market Street Store For Pair Of Sunglasses

A shady customer stole some sunglasses at gunpoint from a store on San Francisco’s Market Street on Monday evening, police said.


BART train, station

BART Protesters March For 5th Consecutive Monday

About two-dozen anti-BART protesters marched along San Francisco’s Market Street Monday evening in the fifth consecutive Monday rush-hour demonstration.


BART protest

Another Protest Planned On SF BART Station Platform

Another Monday means another protest at downtown San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit stations.


Hacker Group Disrupts Bay Area Rapid Transit

2 Groups Call For BART Protests

As one protest group prepped for its fourth consecutive Monday protest at the Civic Center Bay Area Rapid Transit station Monday evening, another activist organization announced plans for a demonstration against BART police on Thursday.


BART train, station

Protesters Target BART For 3rd Straight Monday

For the third consecutive Monday, BART officials had warned commuters that stations may be closed due to this planned protest by the hacker group “Anonymous.”

CBS San Francisco–08/29/2011




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