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Pier 39 is celebrating its 39th birthday; Dianne Feinstein is pictured at the opening on Oct. 4, 1978. (Courtesy photo)

Jason Aldean, J Lo deservedly taking breaks

It’s no surprise to hear Jason Aldean is taking a bit of…

 

(Photo courtesy Pier 29)

Pier 39 celebrates 27 years of sea lions

Another year has gone by for the sea lions at Pier 39,…

 

Sea lions gather in numbers on floating piers below the walkway of San Francisco tourist attraction Pier 39 Tuesday, January 5, 2016. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SF celebrates 26 years of sea lions making a splash at Pier 39

They arrived like a “slippery army,” hoisting their 500-pound bodies onto newly…

 

Woman rescued after falling off Pier 39 in SF

Firefighters rescued a woman from San Francisco Bay on Tuesday night after…

Police arrest two in auto burglary pursuit near Pier 39

Police made two arrests in connection with the pursuit of two auto…

Getty Images file photo | Clip artTwo kids were caught stealing at a Pier 39 store on Tuesday.

Two kids caught stealing at Pier 39

Two kids were arrested for shoplifting at Pier 39 on Tuesday, police…

Getty Images file photo | Clip artTwo kids were caught stealing at a Pier 39 store on Tuesday.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerJason Kellerman at his poker company office

Reel in some fun at inaugural Wharf Fest in San Francisco

The event is the first of its kind at Fisherman's Wharf, and…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerJason Kellerman at his poker company office
Getty Images file photo | Clip artTwo kids were caught stealing at a Pier 39 store on Tuesday.

Man stabbed in back while sleeping near Pier 39 in San Francisco

A homeless man was stabbed in the back while he was sleeping…

Getty Images file photo | Clip artTwo kids were caught stealing at a Pier 39 store on Tuesday.

Man jumps into the water with sea lions at Pier 39

Fire crews rescued a man at San Francisco's Pier 39 today after…

Getty Images File PhotoA whale was spotted traveling east in San Francisco Bay near Pier 39.

Whale spotted in San Francisco Bay near Pier 39

A whale was spotted in San Francisco Bay on Thursday afternoon near…

Getty Images File PhotoA whale was spotted traveling east in San Francisco Bay near Pier 39.
Getty Images File PhotoThe Neptune's accident near Alcatraz is currently under investigation.

22 people rescued from boat accident near Alcatraz

Nearly two dozen passengers aboard a boat near Alcatraz Island in the…

Getty Images File PhotoThe Neptune's accident near Alcatraz is currently under investigation.
Hannah Schnitzer

Entangled sea lion rescued at Pier 39

A rescue crew captured one of two sea lions that were spotted…

Hannah Schnitzer

Rescuers ask for help in finding wounded sea lions

Marine mammal rescuers are asking for the public's help in spotting two…

Where to go to have a blast at the SF Fourth of July fireworks show

The San Francisco fireworks show begins about 9:30 p.m. Best places to…

Pier 39 event lets you get close to thousands of tulips

Denise Dirickson, the Pier 39 director of environmental services, will be hosting…

Say goodbye to ‘hella hot’ Bay Area weather

What a difference a week makes. Just seven days after The City…

New program teaches visitors about Pier 39's sea lions

Carrie Chen, director of education and conservation for the Aquarium of the…

Pier 39 plans party fit for a sea lion

The famous sea lions at Pier 39 may have skipped town for…

Sea lions take hike from Hyde Street Pier

Most of the sea lions lurking on the docks at the Hyde…

Shark week? Try an entire month

A number of shark species — sevengill, leopard, spiny dogfish, soupfin and…