On San Francisco’s Yukon Street, a nub of a road tucked into the hillside below Market Street near Twin Peaks, the sounds of passing cars provide the neighborhood’s ambient soundtrack on any given night. Read More
After an explosion was reported in San Francisco’s Upper Market neighborhood Tuesday night nearly 275 customers lost power, a PG&E spokeswoman said.Emergency crews responded to an area near Portola Drive and Market Street around 10:30 p.m. A San Francisco fire dispatcher said a transformer caused the explosion. Read More
Two manhole covers at Pier 3 blew off early Sunday morning after Pacific Gas & Electric Co. equipment failed underground, authorities said.
The Fire Department was called to the area along the Embarcadero just before 8:30 a.m.
Shannon Walsh, a barista at The Plant café at Pier 3, said she saw the incident and called police after the café lost power. Read More