Author: Alena Naiden

Alena Naiden is a news intern at the San Francisco Examiner. Reach her at anaiden@sfexaminer.com.

Outside Lands 2017 Day 1: Beer, bouncing, Fleet Foxes, Future Islands, Gorillaz

There were dozens of kinds of beers, chichi burgers, shots in marrow bones, a rock-climbing wall and roughly 70,000 partiers…

1 year ago

City College awarded $350K to build makerspace community

A recording sound studio, photo light box and 3D printers will join a new Maker Sphere across three locations on…

1 year ago

Women breastfeeding in public celebrated in City Hall photo exhibit

When Mari Villaluna protested the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline last fall, she brought her then-7-month-old child Ami, and,…

1 year ago

Marilyn Monroe dress that sold for $5M on display at SF museum

The most expensive dress sold at an auction— Marilyn Monroe’s sheer gown — was revealed at San Francisco’s Ripley’s Believe…

1 year ago

Twin Peaks homicide victim honored by students at prayer service

A 71-year-old photographer shot and killed at San Francisco’s Twin Peaks earlier this month was honored by more than a…

1 year ago

Young patients at UCSF receive visit from A’s mascot ‘Stomper,’ MLB umpires

Isabella Cerrato is recovering from heart surgery. On Tuesday morning, the 6-year-old woke up as early as she could, set…

1 year ago

Supervisor Ronen introduces resolution condemning aggression toward Jewish communities

In response to bomb threats, Nazi salutes and swastikas drawn at schools and Jewish community centers over the past two…

1 year ago

Runners prepare for record-breaking San Francisco Marathon

When you run faster at age 54 than as a teenager, you must be doing something right. At last year’s…

1 year ago