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Barbara Koh

Updated Articles and Resources

By Barbara Koh

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • San Francisco Giants' 2014 Season - Special July Events Created: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      The San Francisco Giants hosts a slumber party and games that celebrate the '80s and single, Jewish and peanut-allergic fans during July 2014.
    • San Francisco’s Minimum Wage Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      San Francisco's minimum wage is already the highest in the nation, and the mayor supports raising it to less the city's glaring income inequality.
    • San Francisco Opera's Piano Sale Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      San Francisco Opera's piano sale is your chance to buy a grand piano used in "La Traviata" or other productions at War Memorial Opera House.
    • San Francisco Summer Reading Program - SF Public Library Rewards Reading Created: Wednesday, June 01, 2011 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      Prizes, anyone? A kite, a hula hoop, or a Kindle? To be a winner in the eyes of the SF Public Library, all you have to do this summer is read.
    • San Francisco Public Library Rewards 2014 Summer Reading Created: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      The San Francisco Public Library offers free book bags, San Francisco Giants tickets, museum passes and loads of entertainment during the summer of 2014. All you have to do is read.
    • Summer Reading in San Francisco - SF Public Library Offers Prizes, Entertainment Created: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      San Francisco Public Library's summer reading program in 2013 entices people to read and visit the library by offering rewards, raffle prizes, suggested reading lists and lots of non-bookish entertainment.
    • Sunday Streets of San Francisco Created: Wednesday, April 06, 2011 Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014
      San Francisco's Sunday Streets program closes off streets to car traffic in various neighborhoods and offers free activities, entertainment and services to pedestrians, bicyclists and skaters.
    • Bastille Day in San Francisco Created: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014
      Bastille Day, France's National Day, is celebrated in San Francisco with French-accented parties, dancing and concerts.
    • San Francisco July Events Created: Wednesday, June 30, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A guide to July 2014 festivals and other fun things to do and see in San Francisco, including jazz concerts and fetish and crafts fairs.
    • San Francisco July 4 Events Created: Wednesday, June 30, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      San Francisco's fireworks are the splashiest of the Bay Area's July 4 celebrations, but there's plenty of fun before dark and in other local cities, too.
    • "Gorgeous": Beauty + Excess, Danger & Glamour in Asian Art Museum-SFMOMA Show Created: Wednesday, July 02, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      "Gorgeous," a joint exhibit by the Asian Art Museum and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, features artworks that simultaneously attract and repel.
    • Green Holiday Ideas Created: Wednesday, December 10, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Green holiday tips and suggestions in the San Francisco Bay Area
    • Berkeley Meeting on the Aerial LBAM Spraying - Page 1 Created: Friday, May 23, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Information on the Light Brown Apple Moth or LBAM --and the CDFA's proposed aerial spraying program in the San Francisco Bay Area -- for summer 2008. These are summarized notes from the Berkeley meeting on the aerial spraying proposed for San Francisco and the Bay area in the summer of 2008. The meeting was held in North Berkeley on February 24, 2008.
    • Stop the Aerial Spraying for LBAM Over San Francisco & Bay Area Created: Friday, May 23, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      What you can do to take action against proposed aerial spraying -- the LBAM (Light Brown Apple Moth) spray -- over San Francisco, Marin and the East Bay in the summer of 2008. This guide contains web page link, email addresses of representatives and other information on what you can do as an individual.
    • San Francisco Light Brown Apple Moth Spraying - News and Updates on LBAM Spray Created: Wednesday, June 11, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      News reports and updates on the light brown apple moth spraying issue in the San Francisco Bay Area. The aerial spraying is highly controversial, due to potential health and environmental effects -- and also questions about the how much of an impact the Light Brown Apple Moth really has on agriculture. Areas slated to be sprayed are: all of San Francisco, Berkeley, Oakland, Albany (and north up to Carquinez), southern Marin County, and some part of San Mateo County.
    • 15+ Green Holiday Ideas - San Francisco Bay Area Created: Friday, December 12, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      A series of ideas on how to reuse and reduce during the holidays, as well as some local San Francisco Bay Area suggestions for alternative holiday gifts, projects, and Christmas trees.
    • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration - San Francisco Created: Tuesday, July 29, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Information on where to volunteer for habitat restoration and trail restoration in San Francisco
    • October Events in San Francisco Created: Wednesday, October 06, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      On the October 2013 events calendar in San Francisco are such annual favorites as Litquake, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, the Castro Street Fair and the Treasure Island Music Festival."
    • San Francisco Events in September Created: Sunday, August 28, 2011 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      A guide to September 2013 festivals, arts and cultural performances and cool fundraisers in San Francisco and the Bay Area, including SF Opera in the Park, dragon boat races, Macy's Glamorama and t...
    • June 2010 Events Created: Wednesday, June 02, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      San Francisco relaxes and heads outdoors in June. Each weekend offers at least two festivals or street fairs where you can get your food, cultural, shopping, music, people-watching, tanning and ent...
    • Castro Walking Tour - Explore the Heart of San Francisco's LGBT Communities Created: Friday, August 14, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      San Francisco's Castro District is the gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender epicenter of California, if not the US. The base for civil rights struggles and AIDS education campaigns since the 1970s, it ...
    • SF Pride Related Marches, Parties & Shows Created: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      Alongside San Francisco's pride celebration & parade June 28-29, 2014, are many LGBT parties, shows and activities, like the annual film fest and dyke march.
    • San Francisco Opera's "Show Boat" Soars Created: Sunday, June 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      "Show Boat" by the San Francisco Opera is a soulful spectacle of drama, comedy, serious issues, solid voices and lush staging.
    • San Francisco Pride Celebration & Parade Created: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      A guide to SF Pride, San Francisco's celebration and parade of gay power and community. The June 28-29, 2014 extravaganza is the largest LGBT gathering in the U.S.
    • San Francisco June Events Calendar Created: Wednesday, June 01, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      June 2014 in San Francisco is full of festivals and street fairs celebrating everything from documentaries and jazz to Juneteenth and LGBT pride. Check this calendar for details.
    • SF Pride Related Events Created: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
      Besides the popular and colorful SF Pride street festival and parade on the last weekend in June, San Francisco hosts many other LGBT-proud events and activities around the same time, including the annual Dyke March, LGBT film festival and giant pink triangle installation. Here's a guide to some of the best.
    • Free Museums, Free Museum Days & Free Museum Admission in San Francisco Created: Wednesday, August 17, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
      Find out how to visit nearly all San Francisco museums for free. This comprehensive guide covers the free admission offers at Bay Area museums--including museums that are always free, that are free on designated days, and that have other deals for free admission.
    • February Events Created: Thursday, February 04, 2010 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      February events in San Francisco celebrate love, movies, music and the Asian lunar new year, all in one compact month." itemprop="description">> Wednesday, April 20, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      Nearly all of the San Francisco Bay Area's major museums host special museum nights of added programs, activities, and entertainment, which is included with museum admission.
    • Noe Valley Neighborhood Profile Created: Friday, August 14, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      Noe Valley, the neighborhood smack in the middle of San Francisco, is a village of upper-middle class young families serviced by small shops and restaurants along 24th Street.
    • San Francisco's Role in "Blue Jasmine" Created: Thursday, August 08, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      San Francisco was abuzz with Woody Allen and Cate Blanchett sightings last summer, and now we’re seeing the result, Blue Jasmine, which opened in theaters here on August 2, 2013.
    • San Francisco Homes Created: Tuesday, June 08, 2010 Updated: Sunday, June 15, 2014
      When it comes to San Francisco homes, you're financially better off renting rather than buying, a study finds. San Francisco in fact is the best US city in which to rent, according to Rent.com.

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