Alcatraz

Alcatraz ferry terminal in line for upgrades

Alcatraz’s current ferry terminal may underwhelm many, but that is in line…

 

SF promises improved ferry service to city’s sixth top visited attraction — Alcatraz

There doesn't appear to be any naysayers in San Francisco’s plan to…

 

Scoop: Johnny Depp takes in Alcatraz on Hollywood Vampires tour break

With upcoming local performances by his band Hollywood Vampires (with Alice Cooper…

 

Alcatraz Island ferry service receives pardon to remain at Pier 31½

Alcatraz Island ferry service appears to have been granted a stay of…

Dancer Rosy Simas exposes Native Americans’ struggles

Choreographer Rosy Simas admits that “We Wait in the Darkness,” a solo…

Scientists: Alcatraz prisoners could have survived

The three prisoners who escaped from Alcatraz in one of the most…

After five-year break from Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon, Williams seeks new record

Nelda Williams of San Francisco has held the course record for the…

Government shutdown costs Alcatraz tour company $3 million

Stuart and Susane Hewko came to Pier 33 last week looking to…

Andy Potts dives into bid for another Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon title

Andy Potts has won the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon more than anyone…

Sisters of fugitives visit Alcatraz 50 years later

Marie Anglin Widner and Mearl Anglin Taylor both believe their brothers, John…

Commemorating the famous escape from Alcatraz Island

It’s been a half-century since three convicts disappeared from Alcatraz in the…

Potts captures Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon for fourth time

Andy Potts returned to familiar ground Sunday as he reclaimed a spot…

TV show filming will close San Francisco streets

Be careful of the closed streets and gun shots on some Russian…

More of Alcatraz could be opened

Much more of Alcatraz could be open to the public in the…

Powering up The Rock

New energy is coming to Alcatraz Island. The National Park Service is…