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A child waits for the bus on Mission Street during first rain to hit San Francisco in months on Friday October 14, 2016. Aleah Fajardo/Special To S.F. Examiner

Rain falls across San Francisco

Photos from around the city as the first significant rainfall of the…

A child waits for the bus on Mission Street during first rain to hit San Francisco in months on Friday October 14, 2016. Aleah Fajardo/Special To S.F. Examiner
Danyol Leon (left), a patient consultant at The Apothecarium, assists Kevin Clark at the dispensary's new Castro neighborhood location Tuesday, October 11th, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Cannabis dispensary opens new location in Castro District

Photos from the grand opening of The Apothecarium, a medical cannabis dispensary's new…

Danyol Leon (left), a patient consultant at The Apothecarium, assists Kevin Clark at the dispensary's new Castro neighborhood location Tuesday, October 11th, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The U.S. Navy Blue Angels soar over Marina Green Park during an air show as part of Fleet Week in San Francisco, Calif. October 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Blue Angels soar over San Francisco during Fleet Week

Photos from the first of three air shows featuring the U.S. Navy…

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels soar over Marina Green Park during an air show as part of Fleet Week in San Francisco, Calif. October 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass attendees watch from the hillside as Jamey Johnson performs at the Towers of Gold Stage Saturday, October 1st, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Thousands turn out for 16th annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival

An estimated 700,000 people descended on San Francisco's Golden Gate Park for the of…

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass attendees watch from the hillside as Jamey Johnson performs at the Towers of Gold Stage Saturday, October 1st, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)
SFFD kicks off 150th anniversary weekend celebration

SFFD kicks off 150th anniversary weekend celebration

Photos from the opening event kicking off a weekend-long celebration of San…

SFFD kicks off 150th anniversary weekend celebration
Chinatown residents hop on a San Francisco Police Department quad for a photo opportunity at the third annual Chinatown Night Out event Tuesday, September 7, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Large crowds gather for third Chinatown Night Out

Photos from the third annual Chinatown Night Out event at Portsmouth Square…

Chinatown residents hop on a San Francisco Police Department quad for a photo opportunity at the third annual Chinatown Night Out event Tuesday, September 7, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Chase Qween hands out mystery boxes at San Francisco Comic Con at the San Francisco Marriot on Friday September 2, 2016. Aleah Fajardo/ Special To S.F. Examiner

San Francisco Comic Con kicks off at Marriott Marquis

Photos from the first day of the three-day San Francisco Comic Con…

Chase Qween hands out mystery boxes at San Francisco Comic Con at the San Francisco Marriot on Friday September 2, 2016. Aleah Fajardo/ Special To S.F. Examiner
SFMTA and San Francisco officials sit inside the newest MUNI light rail vehicle currenlty under construction at Siemens Mobility in Sacramento, Calif. Monday, August 29, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

A look inside Muni’s new light rail fleet

Photos from inside Muni's latest fleet of light rail vehicles, currently under…

SFMTA and San Francisco officials sit inside the newest MUNI light rail vehicle currenlty under construction at Siemens Mobility in Sacramento, Calif. Monday, August 29, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Linda Corso greets Toby, Warren Hinckle's dog, while standing near Hinckle's casket during his funeral at Saints Peter and Paul Church in San Francisco's North Beach district Tuesday, August 30, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Hundreds attend funeral for Warren Hinckle in North Beach

Photos from the funeral of Warren Hinckle, a well-known journalist and former…

Linda Corso greets Toby, Warren Hinckle's dog, while standing near Hinckle's casket during his funeral at Saints Peter and Paul Church in San Francisco's North Beach district Tuesday, August 30, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
A family walks down a trail at Fort Point Historic Site inside the Presidio National Park in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, August 25, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Celebrating 100 years of National Park Service at the Presidio

Photos from around Presidio National Park in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, August…

A family walks down a trail at Fort Point Historic Site inside the Presidio National Park in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, August 25, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Saint John Coltrane Church Archbishop Franzo King sifts through a room at St. Cyprian's Episcopal Chruch which houses most of Coltrane Church's posessions in San Francisco's Western Addition neighborhood Wednesday, August 24, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Coltrane Church given temporary home at St. Cyprian’s

Photos from inside St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church, the new home of Saint…

Saint John Coltrane Church Archbishop Franzo King sifts through a room at St. Cyprian's Episcopal Chruch which houses most of Coltrane Church's posessions in San Francisco's Western Addition neighborhood Wednesday, August 24, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
People take photos of a statue of Tony Bennett outside The Fairmont in San Francisco, Calif. on August 19, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Tony Bennett statue unveiled at Fairmont San Francisco

Photos from a public dedication and unveiling ceremony of a bronze statue…

People take photos of a statue of Tony Bennett outside The Fairmont in San Francisco, Calif. on August 19, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Wayne Adam Ford sits inside his cell in the east block of San Quentin State Prison's death row in San Quentin, Calif. Tuesday, August 16, 2016. Ford is serving on death row for four counts of murder. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

A look inside San Quentin’s Death Row

A rare peek at life as an inmate inside the walls of…

Wayne Adam Ford sits inside his cell in the east block of San Quentin State Prison's death row in San Quentin, Calif. Tuesday, August 16, 2016. Ford is serving on death row for four counts of murder. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Players stretch during the San Francisco 49ers training camp practice held at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco on Wednesday, August 10, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )

49ers Training Camp holds practice at Kezar Stadium

Photos from a practice session with the 49ers' Training Camp held at…

Players stretch during the San Francisco 49ers training camp practice held at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco on Wednesday, August 10, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )
A group of stilt performers dance for the crowd during the third day of Outside Lands Music Festival in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Sunday, August 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Day three of Outside Lands Music Festival

Photos from day three of Outside Lands Music Festival at Golden Gate…

A group of stilt performers dance for the crowd during the third day of Outside Lands Music Festival in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Sunday, August 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Yannis Philippakis, lead singer of Foals, crowd surfs during their set at day one of Outside Lands in San Francisco on Friday, August 5, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )

Day one of Outside Lands Music Festival

Photos from day one of Outside Lands Music Festival at Golden Gate…

Yannis Philippakis, lead singer of Foals, crowd surfs during their set at day one of Outside Lands in San Francisco on Friday, August 5, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )
Them Yorke of Radiohead performs at day two of Outside Lands in San Francisco on Saturday, August 6, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )

Day two of Outside Lands Music Festival

Photos from day two of Outside Lands Music Festival at Golden Gate…

Them Yorke of Radiohead performs at day two of Outside Lands in San Francisco on Saturday, August 6, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )
Police Chief Tony Chaplin smiles while feeding Gunny, a 19-year-old SFPD horse that is being retired, outside of Lefty O'Douls in San Francisco on Wednesday, August 3, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )

Mounted Unit horse retired by interim SFPD Chief Toney Chaplin

SFPD's 19-year-old Mounted Unit Tennessee Walker "Gunny" was retired of his duties…

Police Chief Tony Chaplin smiles while feeding Gunny, a 19-year-old SFPD horse that is being retired, outside of Lefty O'Douls in San Francisco on Wednesday, August 3, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )
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Korean War Memorial opening ceremony honors veterans

Hundreds gathered at San Francisco's National Cemetery in the Presidio Monday, August…

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A woman cries while talking to investigators near the scene of a fatal shooting near Dakota and 23rd streets in San Francisco's Potrero Hill neighborhood Wednesday, July 20, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

One dead after shooting in Potrero Hill

Photos from the scene of a fatal shooting near 23rd and Dakota…

A woman cries while talking to investigators near the scene of a fatal shooting near Dakota and 23rd streets in San Francisco's Potrero Hill neighborhood Wednesday, July 20, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)