Golden Gate Park

Janelle Monae sits on a throne after an on-stage costume change on the final day of the 2018 Outside Lands Festival at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park on Sunday, August 12, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

2018 Outside Lands Music Festival, Day Three

Janelle Monae stole the show with her fierce performance on the foggy…

 

Florence Welch of Florence and the Machine performs on day two of the 2018 Outside Lands Festival at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park on Saturday, August 11, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

2018 Outside Lands Music Festival, Day Two

Women took center stage as female-fronted acts and artists Pale Waves, Freya…

 

The City should be able to find a solution for those opposed to keeping Golden Gate Park’s JFK Drive free of cars on Saturdays during the summer. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

The City is open to closing JFK Drive

Two years ago, this month, Heather Miller was killed bicycling through Golden…

 

Love from San Francisco holds onto a large bong she made out of newspaper and chicken wire to celebrate 420 at Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park on Friday, April 20, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

First legal 4/20 celebration

Dispensaries held special events and thousands flocked to Hippie Hill in Golden…

Love from San Francisco holds onto a large bong she made out of newspaper and chicken wire to celebrate 420 at Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park on Friday, April 20, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
From left, Britt Lauer, Ava Roy, Nick Dickson, Nathaniel Justinano, Amy Nowak and John Steele are excellent in “Midsummer of Love.” (Courtesy Lauren Matley)

We Players get right down to sex in ‘Midsummer of Love’

Whips and chains and handcuffs, oh boy! We Players’ adaptation of Shakespeare’s…

From left, Britt Lauer, Ava Roy, Nick Dickson, Nathaniel Justinano, Amy Nowak and John Steele are excellent in “Midsummer of Love.” (Courtesy Lauren Matley)
(Courtesy Recreation and Parks Department)

Arsonist ignites children’s playground in Golden Gate Park

A children’s playground in Golden Gate Park is closed as of Sunday…

(Courtesy Recreation and Parks Department)
(S.F. Examiner File Photo)

Parking restrictions at both ends of the Golden Gate Bridge for holidays

Parking for personal vehicles will be restricted at the  Golden Gate Bridge…

(S.F. Examiner File Photo)
(Photo via Google Maps)

Woman who gave birth in park calls it ‘miraculous’ surprise

A homeless woman who gave birth in Golden Gate Park overnight said…

(Photo via Google Maps)
A bicyclist, later identified as 41-year-old San Francisco resident Heather Miller, was fatally struck by a driver in Golden Gate Park on June 22. (Courtesy Bryan Carmody)

Open house on Golden Gate Park traffic safety plans this weekend

The Recreation & Parks Department and the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency…

A bicyclist, later identified as 41-year-old San Francisco resident Heather Miller, was fatally struck by a driver in Golden Gate Park on June 22. (Courtesy Bryan Carmody)
Jasmine Marshall (left) and Kelvin Johnson booking photos. (Courtesy SFPD)

Couple accused of siccing dogs on wild animals in Golden Gate Park

Their names are Max and Sasha. The pair of dogs -- a…

Jasmine Marshall (left) and Kelvin Johnson booking photos. (Courtesy SFPD)
Public Works crews install new speed bumps in Golden Gate Park. (Courtesy SF Public Works via Twitter)

New speed bumps installed in Golden Gate Park

Drivers cruising through Golden Gate Park may have noticed the addition of…

Public Works crews install new speed bumps in Golden Gate Park. (Courtesy SF Public Works via Twitter)
QUIZ: Can you identify this object found in Golden Gate Park?

QUIZ: Can you identify this object found in Golden Gate Park?

While walking in Golden Gate Park with her dog Monday morning, a San Francisco…

QUIZ: Can you identify this object found in Golden Gate Park?
Morrison Lampley, left, speaks with his attorney, David Brown, during a preliminary hearing for a double-murder case in Marin County Superior Court on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. (Courtesy Paul Chinn/SF Chronicle)

Drifters to stand trial for Golden Gate Park, Marin murders

Two drifters accused of killing a tourist in San Francisco and a…

Morrison Lampley, left, speaks with his attorney, David Brown, during a preliminary hearing for a double-murder case in Marin County Superior Court on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. (Courtesy Paul Chinn/SF Chronicle)
The 16th Hardly Strictly

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival expected to attract 750K attendees

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to pour into Golden Gate…

The 16th Hardly Strictly
Michelle Malliett, pictured at an anti-eviction rally on July 7, is a Mission District teacher who faced eviction earlier this year — thanks to attorney Jonathan Bornstein. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

‘Villain’ eviction attorneys Bornstein & Bornstein break up, sue each other

Eviction specialists, brothers and gentrification “villains” Bornstein & Bornstein are breaking up.…

Michelle Malliett, pictured at an anti-eviction rally on July 7, is a Mission District teacher who faced eviction earlier this year — thanks to attorney Jonathan Bornstein. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
From left, Sean Michael Angold, 25, Lila Scott Alligood, 19, and Morrison Haze Lampley, 24. (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)

Testimony recounts last moments of slain tourist’s life in SF

In the last desperate moments of Audrey Carey’s life while she was…

From left, Sean Michael Angold, 25, Lila Scott Alligood, 19, and Morrison Haze Lampley, 24. (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)
San Francisco police officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco on May 24, 2016. (Courtesy SFPD)

Sixth suspect in Golden Gate Park murder case pleads not guilty

A woman arrested in Arizona last month in connection with the death…

San Francisco police officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco on May 24, 2016. (Courtesy SFPD)
Early Sunday morning, Sept. 4, a fire was reported on Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park. In April, approximately 20,000 people gathered on Hippie Hill in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park to celebrate Marijuana on 4/20: National Weed Day, Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F.Examiner)

Tree on fire at Hippie Hill early Sunday morning, and for once it wasn’t a blunt

A small fire in Golden Gate Park had the San Francisco Fire…

Early Sunday morning, Sept. 4, a fire was reported on Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park. In April, approximately 20,000 people gathered on Hippie Hill in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park to celebrate Marijuana on 4/20: National Weed Day, Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F.Examiner)
Officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (PHoto Courtesy SFPD Officer Albie Esparaza/Twitter)

Fifth suspect arraigned in Golden Gate Park homicide

Michael Grasso, one of six people facing charges in connection with the…

Officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (PHoto Courtesy SFPD Officer Albie Esparaza/Twitter)
Officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (PHoto Courtesy SFPD Officer Albie Esparaza/Twitter)

Third suspect arrested in brutal Golden Gate Park slaying

A third suspect in the torture and killing of an older man…

Officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (PHoto Courtesy SFPD Officer Albie Esparaza/Twitter)