Monthly Archives: December 2010

Bernal Heights Is For Lovers

A lovely photo by Dyche, taken just a few days ago. With the entire city watching, these two need to get a room! Or not. UPDATE 1/2/11 Reader Erin Veneziano was moved to create a remix of the photo shown … Continue reading

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Parking Problem on Prospect Prompts Poignant Post About Proper Notification Procedure (and a Not-Nice Neighbor)

There’s been a parking problem on Prospect Street this week which highlights a few of the themes we’ve touched on recently here at Bernalwood; namely, The Essence of Neighborliness, and the Fine Line Between Engaged Activism and NIMBY Narcissism. This … Continue reading

Posted in NIMBY, Rant | 18 Comments

Go Team! Vote for Bernal Heights vs. The Lower Haight in the Curbed Cup Final Four

After two rounds of digital combat, Bernal Heights has made an impressively strong showing in the 2010 Curbed Cup, an online competition in which the CurbedSF blog pits neighborhoods against one another to claim bragging rights and possession of a … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Neighborhoods | 3 Comments

Christmas Morning on Bernal Hill, 2010 (Before the Deluge)

Fabulous! Glam! Sportif! These photos were taken early this Christmas morning by TyrellVoightKampff — presumably shortly after Santa paid his overnight visit. They come to us via the Bernalwood group on Flickr. Thanks! PS: Notice… not a fixie!

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Feliz Navidad, Bernalwood!

Happy Holidays from all of us at Bernalwood. We’ll be taking it slow during the week ahead, with reduced posting volume until the New Year. Hope you’ll be taking it slow too. Enjoy the season, and enjoy the neighborhood! Photo: … Continue reading

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Crime Blotter: Bad Dad Commands Clueless Kids to Steal from Your Mailbox!

Looks like a certain someone is unlikely to win the Best Dad of the Year Award. But he remains a very viable candidate to win Stupid Douchebag Dad of the Year. From the San Francisco Examiner: Three days before Christmas, … Continue reading

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Terrible News for Bernal Heights and Mission District Jews Seeking the Traditional Christmas Dinner

Devastating news for any Bernal Heights or Mission District Jews who planned to mark Christmas Day with a traditional feast of Chinese cuisine: Mission Chinese Food, the area’s most amazing Chinese restaurant (within a Chinese restaurant), is closed until Sunday, … Continue reading

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