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  • Blogs

    April 9, 2014

    Cops Investigate Death in Lower Haight

    View Larger Map San Francisco investigators were in the Lower Haight late last night investigating a death that may have been the result of a suicide. Sgt Eric O'Neal had very little information but said the cops were called out to the 600 block of Page Street last night regarding "a possible sui ... More >>

  • Music

    July 3, 2013
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    June 20, 2013

    Pint-Sized Park Spotted in the Richmond District

    More evidence popped up this week that in fact there is a teeny tiny someone living in San Francisco. First it was the mini Mini we spotted in the Lower Haight, then the city went gaga over the teeny tiny tree house that magically appeared in Golden Gate Park. Now, we're learning that there's a pe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2012

    Wonderland's Szechuan Red Oil Wonton Is a Carnivore's Must

    Wonderland opened in the Lower Haight in July, a welcome spot that fills a big void for Chinese food on Haight street. The menu is a spiral-bound miniature binder that, like many places of its ilk, contains a dizzying amount of choices, including a whole section devoted to meatless chicken and a sau ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 26, 2012
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    September 20, 2012

    Woman Details Violent Home-Invasion Robbery in the Haight

    Lower Haight neighbors are bit shaken after hearing of this scary home-invasion robbery where armed men forced their way into a home and attacked the residents. The crime happened just before 4 a.m. on Wednesday; the suspects surprised the sleeping residents, one of whom was punched repeatedly, acco ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    Number 11: Wing Wings' Chicken Salad Biscuit

    SFoodie's countdown of our favorite 50 things to eat and drink, 2012 edition ​"I make the chicken salad biscuit to offer a non-fried, boneless option that can appeal to pretty much everyone," says  Wing Wings owner Christian Ciscle of the sleeper on his menu. It's a three-buck item, list ... More >>

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    February 8, 2012
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    December 28, 2011
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    December 28, 2011
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    December 22, 2011

    Broken Heart Leads to Knife Fight in the Haight

    At this point, it's no longer about love​We all know that broken hearts will make people do crazy things -- sometimes crazy enough to make it on the local police blotter. For example, police recently had to break up a knife fight in the Lower Haight after a woman and her two brawling men crossed p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2011

    Lower Haight Neighbors Warn They're Armed

    We all have our own ways of keeping potential burglars at bay: A home security system, a dog with a threatening bark, or even just a sign that warns of a vicious dog on the premises, despite the fact that no dog actually lives there. And then there's these neighbors in the Lower Haight, who aren't s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2011

    A Roving Rock Band Called the Violators Came to Terrorize Haight Street Last Night

    It happened on Haight Street last night.​ The Violators (?) Haight Street between Fillmore and Steiner Oct. 24, 2011 Better than: A Frasier rerun. Last night I was sitting at home, finishing my dessert of fresh raspberries soaked in the blood of overzealous Phish fans, when I heard the sound ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2011

    Border Collies on the Move!

    ​Yesterday we brought you the tale of a drunk driver who attempted to crash the carpool lane with his border collie as the requisite second passenger. There's little that border collies can't do. But they cannot drive cars nor serve as your passengers in the carpool lane. They can, however, make b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    Fire Raging in Lower Haight

    Update: Fire now out. See bottom of piece for details. We just got word about a blaze burning in the Lower Haight. We called the Fire Department to get details on the fire which is on the corner of Fillmore and Haight streets. No word back yet, but SF Weekly staffer Andrew Nilsen is at the scene and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2011

    Vinyl Appreciation Society Holds First Mixer in Lower Haight Tomorrow

    ​We'll be the first to admit that we have a serious crack problem. And, frankly, we take our crack black. We'll find refuge with people who are also addicted tomorrow night at the very first Vinyl Appreciation Society Mixer at Record Pressing, an S.F. company that specializes in manufacturing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2011

    Royal Cab Driver Gets Punched Over Fare

    Dangerous jobs​Being a city cab driver is as dangerous as being a cop -- maybe even more so, assuming your cab driver is unarmed.One San Francisco cabbie recently learned just how troubling the job can be when he was the target in a drunken assault. At about 8:15 p.m. on Sunday, a Royal taxi drive ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    We're Throwing a Free Party with Richie Cunning, Blackbird Blackbird, and Lots of PBR

    ​And so the awesomeness scheduled for our All Shook Down Pop-Up Party on Feb. 4 increases:For the good of all, we will present S.F. rapper Richie Cunning (now opening on Hieroglyphics' current tour), electro-psych purveyor Blackbird Blackbird, ourselves (the opinionated/disheveled music writers of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Body Found in Burning Car in Lower Haight

    Man on fire​Police pulled a corpse from a burning Pontiac early this morning near Webster and Rose streets, according to media reports. Police told the Chronicle that someone called firefighters at about 3:30 a.m., reporting a car engulfed in flames in the Lower Haight. When firefighters ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    The Port Kicks Out Teatro ZinZanni, Metreon Brings in La Boulange and Others

    ​ ​The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco restaurant scene. The Chronicle breaks the news that, in preparation for the America's Cup, the port is kicking out Teatro ZinZanni and 76 other waterfront tenants. The dinner-theater spectacle has until the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    Papalote Burrito Snags Slab Scrum

    mesosweet.com​Papalote's Fulton Street location has emerged victorious in the 2010 Slab Scrum, the annual battle for San Francisco burrito supremacy hosted by local "blargh" Burritoeater. The number one win comes after last year's four-way tie for third place. Meanwhile, 2009's best burrito, f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2010

    Watch LA's Baths Perform at Robotspeak in the Lower Haight

    Local electronic music software/gear hot-spot Robotspeak closed its Lower Haight door for the past month as a sort of breather before reopening with new hours and a new business model. The spot opens back up June 18, but until then, Robotspeak has hosted a couple of interesting performers. Yesterd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    Yours Truly Video Shoot/Live Show with Gold Panda Tomorrow

    Back Home from gold panda on Vimeo. San Francisco video production outfit Yours Truly has shot Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino buying records in Rooky Ricardo's, Seattle folk-rockers Moondoggies jamming in the women's bathroom at the Independent, and Scottish indie pop band Camera Obscura perfo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2010

    Roland's Bagels Guy Suing Terra Bakery

    Susie W./YelpA blurry Philip Roland, at his original spot in Lower Haight.​Looks like the situation is messier than a cream-cheese-and-jelly bagel at Terra in Hayes Valley ― bagel maker Philip Roland recently departed, just weeks after the place opened, and months after leaving the Lower Hai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2010

    Baylinks: Ponies, Geeks, & Drinks

    ​Yup, it's cuter than this.​World's tiniest horse is so cute it will break your mind. You've been warned. [Tails of the City]Attention geeks, TEDxSoMA is coming back to S.F. May 21st. [Laughing Squid]Historical before and after shots of Lower Haight. [Lower Haighteration]In case you were wonderi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2010

    Downtown's Taste of India, via Haight Street: Your SFoodie Lunch Planner

    J. BirdsallThe kaabli chana-lamb curry combo at Rotee Express.​Thurs., March 18, 2010 One of those good news/bad news things. The good: This steamtable spinoff of Rotee in the Lower Haight serves up the rich taste of Indo-Pak stew cuisine in the office-block desert near Rincon Center, land of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2010

    Do You Need Iron Ass to Ride Scooter With Wooden Seat?

    Was this scooter's seat suggested by John Yoo?​The truth is, we just don't know much about motor scooters. We've never owned one, never even taken one for a spin, and certainly never bellowed "We are the Mods!" while instigating a seaside riot. Our ignorance of the subject notwithstanding, we stil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    10 Things to Do This Weekend For Under $10

    ​This week is all about local artist holiday bazaars, local rock 'n' roll, and free (non-locally made) Chevy Chase classics. Cheap bastards,  your weekend recommendations below...feel free to add to this list in the comments section.  Lower Haight Holiday Art Walk & Hayes Valley Holi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Bike Lanes Are Big. But Blocking Them Is the Next Big Thing.

    We got your bike lane, right here​Just the other day SF Weekly noticed a virginal white bike lane, with a praetorian guard of traffic cones posted to ensure motorists wouldn't defile its still-wet paint. Well, that was then and this is now. As David Sedaris noted, ringing on people's doors on Oct. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    Doggy Bag: Today's Odds and Ends

    ​Our favorite morsels from the food blogs and beyond. Eww media: 7x7's Bits Bites peeks at new mag Food Sex (what, nobody can deal with the ampersand?). Though the phrase "human-incubated yogurt" gave us a gack-back whiff of our never-washed high school gym shorts (in retrospect, a passiv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    Morning Buzz: A Foodie Day Planner

    Wednesday, June 3, 2009 Let's do lunch: Dude -- you're in the Sunset, and you're seriously thinking about grabbing a sandwich? Pathetic. Do as SF Weekly food critic Meredith Brody does: Head to South Sea Seafood Village (1420 Irving at 15th Ave, 665-8210) and order salt and pepper squid and spicy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Wonderland Walk, transPOP and Labyrinth: Your Weekend Hitlist

    By Melissa BaronIt's official, Christmas has hit San Francisco. There are still lots of things to do this weekend besides checking out holiday decorations downtown and downing peppermint bark sundaes. Here's the scoop:On Friday from 6-10 pm hang out in the Lower Haight for the Lower Haight Wonderlan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    Do the Hipster Shuffle: Electro Events Swap Venues in Krazy Klub Shake-Ups

    Oy, what’s a neon-togged trustfundie to do? Electro is blowing up everywhere -- but suddenly you have to be everywhere at once just to figure out where your favorite lazer-bass event went. For example, this Saturday sees Youngbloodz swap its original location, Haight Street hip-hop club Milk, fo ... More >>

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    September 16, 2008
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    April 7, 2008
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    December 15, 2004

    Bouncer

    Journey inside the mind of Janis Joplin and Bob Marley as Bouncer gets "Crucial."

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    May 19, 2004

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    Jack's Record Cellar

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    Chocolate Cake Shot at the Top

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