A couple of Porta Potties were torched early this morning in the Richmond District, which naturally leaves us with this burning question: Is the outhouse arsonist back?As readers recall, back in 2009 a pooping pyro went on a hot streak, setting fire to more than a dozen Porta Potties throughout San ... More >>
A 54-year-old man is in the hospital today with serious head injuries after being attacked and robbed while in a Porta Potty last night.
According to police, the man, who has not been identified, was with a black man and woman in a Porta Potty on the corner of Larkin and Myrtle (who even wants to k ... More >>
This year's Bay to Breakers will look -- and feel -- a bit different than what you've come to know in year's past. For starters, there will be no floats allowed and no "wheeled objects" permitted -- that includes moms (or dads) with strollers and bicycles.And remember the roving tiki bar in 2005? Or ... More >>
Did you hear the latest from Occupy SF? A camper set fire to his tent because his neighbors were making too much noise? Point for the 1 percent, who are probably chuckling all the way to the, well, bank this morning while you're mending another black eye.Was it inevitable? Perhaps the Occupy encamp ... More >>
I'm not one for festivals of any sort -- or any event that requires sharing a Porta-Potty with 5,000 other people for the day. Unless of course, Merle Haggard is performing. Add in Gillian Welch, Broken Social Scene, and some warm sunshine, and I'm there -- hand sanitizer and all. If you missed the ... More >>
Despite the ongoing weekly protests, BART is trying to keep things real by unveiling designs for their new line of cars, named Fleet for the Future. We all know how utterly disgusting BART cars are -- it has oldest fleet of trains in the nation. So yeah, updated trains are long overdue even ... More >>
The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco restaurant scene.
Eater SF and SFist bring good news and bad news: Zeitgeist is finally replacing the Porta-Potties in the beer garden with actual bathrooms. The bad news: The bar is closing until Feb. 14 in ... More >>
Two weekends ago, throngs descended on Folsom Street for the world's biggest and most famous leather festival. No, not a trunk show of fine riding boots or Italian aviator jackets. As any true San Franciscan knows, "leather" refers to bondage, S&M, fetish gear and the people who get off on it ... More >>
Brianna H./YelpOpponents say food vendors in Dolores Park could generate more trash, more noise, more public peeing.For opponents, last night's community meeting on Rec and Park's plans for food vendors in Dolores Park was an exercise in futility. Dolores Park Works organized the meeting earl ... More >>