San Francisco’s landmark Coit Tower is set to close Monday for a five-month renovation project that includes the restoration of its famous Depression-era murals
The plan is to hold 30 concerts at the venue, which is located at Piers 27/29.
San Francisco residents who live steps away from Pier 27 are not happy about plans for a 9,000-seat event venue they say will add to the already noisy maritime activities along the waterfront.
Prosecutors say a Marin City man charged with forcing his way into a San Francisco woman’s apartment and sexually assaulting her is facing the possibility of multiple life sentences, if convicted.
Descendants of Lillie Hitchcock Coit came to the San Francisco tower that bears her name on Monday to meet relatives of one of the artists who painted the murals inside.
The famous wild parrots of San Francisco’s Telegraph Hill have joined the flight to the suburbs.
A group that gathered signatures for an initiative to limit commercial activities at San Francisco’s Coit Tower announced Wednesday that the measure has qualified for the June ballot.
Over 16,000 signatures have been turned into San Francisco’s Registrar of Voters from a group trying to preserve Coit Tower, which is well over the number needed to put the issue to voters.
Residents evacuated from a San Francisco apartment building at the foot of Telegraph Hill following a rockslide Monday are being allowed to return to their homes Tuesday night.
A rockslide near San Francisco’s Telegraph Hill crushed a car and caused the partial evacuation of an apartment building Monday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.