Bureaucratic Red Tape Slows Repair Of Berkeley Children's Playground To Snail's PaceA playground in Berkeley was crushed by a fallen tree back in February. Now, still unrepaired, some are calling it a “monument to bureaucracy.”
Juvenile Arson Suspect Arrested In Alameda Playground FireA juvenile suspect has been arrested in an arson fire that heavily damaged a play area in Alameda's Woodstock Park in July, authorities said.
Suspected Arsonist Has Alameda Neighbors On Edge After Playground Is TorchedA suspected arsonist set two fires early Saturday in an Alameda neighborhood, destroying a playground and putting local residents on edge.
Golden Gate Park Children's Playground VandalizedSections of a historic children's playground in Golden Gate Park were hit by vandals, according to the city Recreation & Parks Dept.
Top House GOP Leader Shot At Congressional Baseball PracticeHouse Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, officials said. His wounds were not believed to be life-threatening.
Menlo Park Dad Creates Extreme Playground Where Kids Can Be FreeA dad in Menlo Park has created an extreme playground where neighborhood kids can bounce around and take risks. He calls it a Playborhood.
Top 5 Karaoke Bars To Sing Your Heart Out In San FranciscoWith the perfect combination of drinks, favorite songs and group participation, anyone is sure to enjoy a night out with friends singing karaoke. Here are five of San Francisco's best karaoke bars.
Richmond Driver Veers Off Road, Lands Onto Church Playground SlideA woman drove her car onto the slide of a playground in Richmond on Saturday, police said.
2 Suspects Arrested In SF's Crocker Amazon Double HomicidePolice have arrested two men suspected of a double fatal shooting in the parking lot of the Crocker Amazon Playground in San Francisco's Excelsior neighborhood earlier this month.
18-Year-Old Arrested For Dolores Park Graffiti Facing 29 Counts Of VandalismAn 18-year-old man arrested for allegedly tagging at San Francisco’s Mission Dolores Park and the surrounding neighborhoods with graffiti is facing 29 counts of vandalism.
Design Forum Held To Give San Francisco’s Most Dilapidated Playgrounds A MakeoverSan Francisco is poised to spend millions of dollars to improve some of the city's most dilapidated playground and planners are getting public input on how they should move forward.
'Playground Is Not For Sale' Rally Planned After Dispute Over SF Mission District Soccer FieldA caught-on-camera dispute between some tech industry employees and a group of teens at a the San Francisco Mission Playground soccer field has sparked calls for change in San Francisco Park's and Recreation policies.
Jefferson Award Winner Creates A Playground To Include Kids Of All AbilitiesUnder the Americans with Disabilities Act, most children's playgrounds today are wheelchair accessible. But for many kids with special needs, that doesn't make it a level playing field. This week's Jefferson Award goes to a Peninsula mother who has spent the last 6 years working to create a magical space for everyone in her community to enjoy.
Vallejo Police Suspect Arson In Fire On Elementary School PlaygroundA play structure was destroyed by fire at a Vallejo elementary school Saturday morning and firefighters suspect it was set intentionally.
San Francisco’s Best Karaoke BarsHooked on a Feelin'? Born in the USA? Got the Right Stuff? Well then you need a cocktail and a microphone. San Francisco definitely has her fair share of hidden, divey, off-the-beaten-path karaoke bars. These five spots are where you'll actually get a chance to belt Paradise City.