Brendan Moylan, the owner of Marin Brewing Co. and Moylan’s Brewery and Restaurant, is a North Bay craft-beer pioneer and sponsor of the BreastFest Beer Festival. Fort Mason will boast more than 60 breweries, live music and raffle Saturday in order to raise money for the Charlotte Maxwell Complimentary Clinic, a public health clinic in Oakland that helps women fight cancer. For more info, visit www.thebreastfest.org. Read More
A 20-year-old Washington state man whose body was pulled from the yacht harbor near the Marina on Tuesday morning was stabbed multiple times in the chest the night before, police said.
Dive teams searched the water Wednesday looking for evidence connected to the case, police Lt. Troy Dangerfield said.
“As far as I know, there was no weapon found, but they are searching,” Dangerfield said. Read More
The San Francisco Bay Trail is many things, but it isn’t always a trail nor is it always next to San Francisco Bay.
When the Association of Bay Area Governments first set out to build a 500-mile path through nine counties, 47 cities and around San Francisco and San Pablo bays, the project was bound to be complex. That was especially true given that each separate jurisdiction would be responsible for managing its own segments. Read More
Bark & Whine Ball: Dancing canines and humans were on board Wednesday at the Fort Mason Center for the 15th annual San Francisco SPCA gala benefit, hosted by Diane Dwyer of NBC Bay Area News. Proceeds benefit the Cinderella Fund, which provides assistance to the neediest dogs and cats that arrive at the shelter.
Click on the photo at right to see a slideshow of the attendees. Read More
A man whose body washed up in the waters near San Francisco's Fort Mason on Tuesday afternoon has yet to be identified, medical examiner's officials said today.The body was found at about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday by a park visitor who saw the body floating in the water near the Firehouse at Lower Fort Mason, National Park Service spokeswoman Alexandra Picavet said. Read More
A body was discovered Tuesday afternoon near the Maritime National Historic Park, according to National Park Service officials.Howard Levitt, spokesman for the parks service, said the call came in to the parks service that a body had been found at lower Fort Mason, near the fire house, around 4:45 p.m.No further details, including a description of the body, were available.The Maritime National park is located within Fort Mason, on the north end of The City. Read More
A rare tandem bike made for children with special needs was returned to its 9-year-old owner Wednesday after it was stolen from an apartment complex near Fort Mason in May.
A woman found the BuddyBike in the common area of an apartment complex, did an Internet search with the brand name and saw police reports that one had been stolen from her neighborhood. Then, she called police. Read More
Improvements to the energy infrastructure at Alcatraz, upgrades to trails and roads at Fort Mason, and an assessment of the Presidio’s coastal pathways will be discussed at a public open house tomorrow at Fort Mason that will cover a series of proposed projects in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
The area is part of the National Park Service, and incorporates large swathes of San Francisco, including the Presidio, Alcatraz, Ocean Beach and Fort Funston. Read More