Update: Former Pro Boxer Cited, Released on Suspicion of Punching Asian Teen Outside North Beach BarPolice in San Francisco on Wednesday confirmed that officers cited and released former professional boxer Pat Lawlor on suspicion of battery after punching an Asian teen outside a North Beach bar on Friday.
BART, SF Filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola Peddle Free Fiction Via Vending MachineBART has installed dispensers at the Richmond, Fruitvale and Pleasant Hill stations which spit out short stories for free, using a system first introduced at famed director Francis Ford Coppola's Café Zoetrope in San Francisco's North Beach.
UPDATE: Woman Who Died In Suspected North Beach Domestic Assault IdentifiedA woman who died earlier this month after San Francisco police officers found her unresponsive in a North Beach apartment has been identified by the city's medical examiner's office.
Woman Found Dead In San Francisco North Beach Apartment; Homicide Suspect In CustodyPolice officers in San Francisco on Friday were at at the scene of a homicide at a North Beach apartment building that left a woman dead and a man in custody, according to authorities.
COVID Restrictions: Several Bay Area Counties Begin Stay-At-Home Shutdown, Closing BusinessesMany Bay Area residents on Sunday got in their last meals out ahead of the new stay-at-home order that closes restaurant dining and bars, shutters salons and limits retail in an effort to curb spiraling coronavirus infections and hospitalizations.
3 Arrested In San Francisco North Beach Home Burglaries, Bike TheftsPolice on Tuesday said they arrested three men last week in connection with a series of burglaries in which the suspects stole bikes after forcing their way into homes in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood.
North Beach Neighbors Band Together to Boost Restaurants' Business With Volunteer DeliveriesRestaurants have been hit hard during the pandemic but one neighborhood in San Francisco is banding together to help them -- perhaps setting an example for the entire Bay Area.
Several Washington Square Park Trees To Be Trimmed After Fallen Branch Injured 5San Francisco Recreation and Park Department officials on Wednesday announced several trees at Washington Square Park in North Beach will be trimmed to prevent any further incidents a day after five people were injured by a falling branch.
2-Year-Old Hospitalized, 4 Others Injured After Tree Limb Falls In San Francisco's Washington Square ParkA large tree limb fell in North Beach's Washington Square Park in San Francisco early Tuesday evening, leaving five people -- including a two-year-old child who was taken to an area hospital -- with minor injuries, authorities said..
San Francisco Restaurateurs Hope City Will Permit New Outdoor Dining Options After ReopeningThe coronavirus economic disaster has landed squarely on the service industry. So what can be done to mitigate a crisis that has already forced some restaurants to close for good?
SF Man Perks Up North Beach Neighbors With Free, Fresh CoffeeFrom his kitchen window, quarantined San Francisco designer Ben Ramirez dispenses free coffee with a smile to people in his North Beach neighborhood.
Two New Businesses Open With Ribbon-Cutting Ceremonies In North BeachSan Francisco Supervisor Aaron Peskin and other community leaders celebrated the opening of Il Cilentano Restaurant and the relocation of North Beach Gyros, both in the 500 block of Columbus Avenue.
North Beach Eats: Pop-up Takes Rose Pistola Space; Chubby Noodle To Become Nepalese EateryHere's a special all-North-Beach edition of SF Eats, our food news column. In this edition: a Nepalese spot snaps up the short-lived Chubby Noodle space, a Ligurian pop-up moves in at the former Rose Pistola, and a popular gyro eatery moves to a new location in the neighborhood.
Teen Suspects Arrested In San Francisco North Beach Strong-Arm RobberyAn Oakland 18-year-old and a San Francisco 17-year-old have been arrested for the strong-armed robbery of a woman in the city's North Beach neighborhood, authorities announced Thursday.
Beach Blanket Babylon Cast, Crew Look Back On Iconic Run As Show Nears EndBeach Blanket Babylon, one of San Francisco's most popular attractions and the city's longest-running musical revue, is getting ready to close its doors for good at the end of the year.