Alcatraz Island

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA plan to move Alcatraz ferry from it's current home on the Embarcadero will be presented to the Port Commission Tuesday.

SF Port committed to keeping Alcatraz ferry service in current location

The Port of San Francisco is pulling out all the stops to…

 

Tours to Alcatraz called off due to high winds

High winds and choppy Bay waters prompted a rare closure of Alcatraz…

 

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA father and son peer past a gate blocking the road to Fort Point and the south tower of the Golden Gate Bridge on Tuesday.

San Francisco parks, visitors most affected by U.S. government shutdown — and fire trucks too

Responding to a call of a possible jumper on the Golden Gate…

 

Anna Latino/Special to the S.F. ExaminerRarely seen photos of Alcatraz’s final days were displayed Thursday at a special gathering for former residents. At right

Former residents remember their days on Alcatraz Island

Jim Albright was the last person to leave Alcatraz the day it…

Anna Latino/Special to the S.F. ExaminerRarely seen photos of Alcatraz’s final days were displayed Thursday at a special gathering for former residents. At right