It appears stealing metal is what floats some thieves boats these days. According to San Francisco police, officers were doing an operation at the shipyard Monday night where metal theft has been rampant. At about 3 a.m., the cops saw a vessel approach the shipyard's eastern wall and watched the ... More >>
If you had 1:35 a.m. in your Lennar Hunters Point Naval Shipyard pool as the hour the Board of Supervisors would vote on the massive project -- you're the big winner. The board approved the gargantuan redevelopment plan by an 8-3 vote this morning following at least 10 hours of meetings and oft-i ... More >>
Hunters Point/Lennar meeting could stretch past the bewitching hour for Board of Supervisors. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors face a long night ahead as they today decide whether to go forward with the redevelopment of Hunters Point Naval Shipyard. Hundreds of millions of dollars in federa ... More >>
Oops, they did it again. Lennar, the company that drew activist hellfire for failing to control dust in Bayview during the early stages of its construction at the Hunters Point Shipyard, is now facing fines for similar dust violations in Arizona. The company will have to pay the Environmental Prot ... More >>
Take a cruise with a real Rosie
Right now, the museum consists mainly of dozens of dusty old train hulls scattered across a splay of disused tracks
Mayor Brown is pushing for quick approval of a Hunters Point Shipyard redevelopment plan that gives a lot to homebuilding giant Lennar, and not nearly enough to the city or the shipyard's neighbors
How the state public employees' retirement system and the politically connected Carlyle Group profit from defense
Week of October 15, 2003
The Navy says radiation levels are within federal safety guidelines, but are higher than what is legally acceptable for the property to be transferred
The Defense Department hires a New Economy futurist to help fight terror. Don't you feel safer already?
Asthma, cancer, and other illnesses occur at higher-than-average rates in Hunters Point. Many residents blame the nearby Navy shipyard, one of the most contaminated ex-military bases in the nation.
Flash mobs: serious social movement or quirky entertainment (or both)?
Navy admits burning 600,000 gallons of radioactive fuel at S.F. shipyard
"The first [Historical Radiation Assessment] was rushed .... We should have ... done a better, more thorough job."
Deciding they just wouldn't take it anymore, Bayview citizens stopped a Navy plan to incinerate toxic gas at Hunters Point Shipyard
The Nuclear Witnesses
A fund-raiser for an unusual art space gives new meaning to the term "frozen dinner"
A new deal with the Navy means S.F. supervisors can finally consider accepting part of Hunters Point Shipyard
With prodding from Congress, plans to transfer Hunters Point Shipyard land to San Francisco are inching along
San Francisco asks the Navy to investigate potentially dangerous methane concentrations at Hunters Point Shipyard
A Beautiful Day to Be Irradiated; We Have Plenty of Lines Open; Annals of Blowback; Press Release of the Week
Three California members of Congress are demanding information from the Navy about radioactive materials at Hunters Point Shipyard
The Navy's unconscionable nuclear recklessness and dissembling at Hunters Point should draw the attention of Congress
Even if radioactivity were ignored, Hunters Point Shipyard would be one of the planet's most polluted properties
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Databases of the original materials used in writing this story
The Outback Cafe
The Coast Guard busts skippers for angling next to Hunters Point
While condemning India for its nuclear testing, the U.S. government quietly funnels billions to research programs aimed at creating an ever-more-virulent nuclear arsenal
San Francisco is planning to take title to the decommissioned Hunters Point Naval Shipyard before the military completes an environmental cleanup. The move could cost the city hundreds of millions of dollars -- or more.
The untold story of the selling of the USS Missouri