• Culture

    September 19, 2012
  • Blogs

    April 7, 2011

    Earthquake Hits Japan Again, No Tsunami Warning for S.F.

    Another tsunami warning in Japan​Sadly, Japan was shaken again by another earthquake Thursday night, and is now under the threat of a tsunami, a month after it was devastated by an 9.0 earthquake and a tsunami that killed more than 25,000 people. Buildings as far away as Tokyo reportedly shook for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2011

    Japanese Tsunami Debris: Will It Trash Our Beaches?

    How many volunteers will this cleanup take?​There are so many alarming side effects to the Japanese nuclear leak -- tainted rainwater, polluted air samples, and let's not forget the possibility of radiation in your milk. But while we are so preoccupied with these immediate hazards, we have yet to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Japan Relief Fundraiser Tonight: Win a Bike Ride with David Chiu

    Photo by Greg Dewar Pedaling, but not for politics ​Maybe it's the last thing you could imagine doing -- spending one-on-one time with your city supervisors. Imagine lunching with Supervisor Malia Cohen (what would you talk about?), or taking a trip to the Academy of Sciences with the perennially ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Tsunami Warning in San Francisco; Beaches Closed

    A not-so-friendly wave​Update 4:36 p.m.: One person has been declared dead after a tsunami hit the shores of Northern California earlier today, causing millions of dollars in damages to boats and surrounding docks, according to media reports. Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency in D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Tsunami Doesn't Affect San Francisco: An Eyewitness Account

    Ocean Beach​The call came just before 7 a.m. A concerned friend, who has lived in San Francisco less than a year, wanted to alert me that a deadly tsunami was headed my way. After devastating the northern coast of Japan, the tsunami -- generated by a staggering 8.9-magnitude earthquake in the Paci ... More >>

  • News

    September 25, 2002

    Turf Battle

    Women's pro football players return to Kezar with a new team in a new league, but still without fans

  • News

    January 23, 2002

    Unsportsmanlike Conduct

    The chaotic, unsuccessful, and utterly charming first year of the San Francisco Tsunami of the Women's American Football League

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