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Tourists stroll from Fisherman's Wharf to Pier 39. (John Medina/Getty Images)

SF’s Legendary, Terrifying ‘Bushman’ Street Performer Dead At 60

Troy Campbell, executive director of the Fisherman’s Wharf Community Benefit District says Jacob’s death is a loss to the area’s rich culture of street performances. He was a fixture at the wharf for 30 years who usually sat in front of the Anchorage Building on Jefferson Street.

02/27/2014

Sea Lions (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Pier 39′s Sea Lions Focus Of New Nature Center

The sea lions’ occupation of Pier 39′s docks now enters its 24th year of delighting tourists and frustrating fisherman, as marked by a ceremony today centered on a new Sea Lion Center.

01/20/2014

Sea Lions (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Pier 39′s Playful Sea Lions To Be Celebrated At Grand Opening

Aquarium of the Bay is inviting the public to the grand opening of the Sea Lion Center…

01/17/2014

Passenger Busking At Pier 39 (credit: Alice@97.3)

‘Passenger’ Perform An Impromptu Busk At Pier 39

“Passenger” wanted to busk somewhere in San Francisco. Many locales were suggested & he chose Pier 39. Watch as he performs…

07/17/2013

The July 4th celebratory fireworks explode over the San Francisco Bay with San Francisco in the background. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

San Francisco Readies For Fireworks, Visitors Urged To Arrive Early

Crews began work Wednesday morning in San Francisco on what could be a spectacular Fourth of July fireworks show or a bunch of “pink fog,” depending on the city’s famously temperamental summer weather, organizers said.

07/03/2013

San Francisco Celebrates 75th Anniversary Of Golden Gate Bridge

Best 4th Of July Parties In The Bay Area

Everyone loves a party and when it comes to the Fourth of July, the Bay Area celebrates it in grand style. As in years past, Independence Day 2013 has many options for great food, interactive fun, live entertainment and fireworks.

CBS San Francisco–06/20/2013

Pier 39 Sea Lions by Cindy Warner

Man Jumps In Water With Sea Lions At San Francisco’s Pier 39

Fire crews rescued a man at San Francisco’s Pier 39 Thursday after he jumped into the water near the tourist attraction’s famous sea lions.

06/06/2013

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Teenage Boy Hurt In Shooting Near San Francisco Pier 39

A 15-year-old boy was injured in a shooting near San Francisco’s Pier 39 early Sunday morning, police said Tuesday.

01/22/2013

Pier 39 Sea Lions by Cindy Warner

About the Bay: One of SF’s Loudest Attractions Marks a Milestone

San Francisco’s Pier 39 sea lions celebrate what the locals consider to be their anniversary this month and it’s hard to imagine they have been barking along the waterfront for more than two decades.

01/21/2013

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Man Arrested For Scamming Tourists, Posed As Parking Attendant Near Pier 39

A noted scammer was arrested again near San Francisco’s Pier 39 over the weekend after allegedly posing as a parking lot attendant and taking money from unsuspecting drivers

01/10/2013

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