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Firefighters battle a brush fire in San Francisco's Presidio Cemetery. (CBS)

Brush Fire Contained In San Francisco’s Presidio Cemetery

Firefighters contained a bush fire that started early Tuesday morning near the Nation Cemetery in the Presidio, authorites said.

08/06/2013

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100s Pay Respects At San Francisco’s Presidio On Memorial Day

Hundreds gathered at San Francisco National Cemetery at the Presidio Monday to participate in the events marking the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War and to pay special tribute to World War II veterans.

05/27/2013

George Lucas (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

George Lucas Proposes Museum In San Francisco

“Star Wars” creator George Lucas wants to build a museum dedicated to visual storytelling in San Francisco’s Presidio that would house an art collection he amassed over more than four decades.

03/05/2013

Lucasfilm's Yoda Statue Considered A Mecca

‘Indiana Jones’ & ‘Yoda’ Statues Get The Green Light For A San Anselmo Park

San Anselmo has approved a new downtown park to be built on land donated by filmmaker George Lucas that will feature statues of Indiana Jones & Yoda…

01/09/2013

Lucasfilm's Yoda Statue Considered A Mecca

George Lucas Plans For Second Yoda Statue In Bay Area

Filmmaker George Lucas plans to help build a small park in Marin County that would include bronze statues of the popular Star Wars character and Indiana Jones…

11/29/2012

San Francisco City College (CBS)

SF City College Submits Budget, Students Worried About Painful Cuts

Administrators at San Francisco’s City College have completed an action plan they hope will convince a western states accreditation team that the school should stay in business.

10/16/2012

Police Involved Shooting

Park Police Shoot At Fleeing Suspect In SF Presidio

U.S. Park Police were involved in a shooting in The Presidio in San Francisco Saturday evening after a vehicle allegedly attempted to run over an officer, according to the National Park Service.

10/07/2012

The strangest animal we’ve seen celebrating, but this goat looks good! (Photo Credit: DrBacchus)

Grazing Goats To Help Prune SF Presidio Golf Course’s Bushes, Lawns

A cadre of goats will munch their way through four acres of dense brush at the Presidio Golf Course, allowing native grasses to flourish and making it easier to retrieve errant golf balls.

08/08/2012

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Best Places For Film Geeks And Film Buffs In San Francisco

Are you a film buff? Then these film-themed events and activities in San Francisco will be just the ticket.

07/09/2012

Liam Mayclem Checks Out 'Transformers 3D' Robots In SF's Presidio

Liam Mayclem Checks Out ‘Transformers 3D’ Robots In SF’s Presidio

Liam Mayclem visits Industrial Light & Magic inside San Francisco’s Presidio to take a look at the technology behind Universal Studio’s new ride, “Transformers 3D.”

06/13/2012

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