Monthly Archives: May 2011

New Street Art Outside Emmy’s Spaghetti Shack

There’s some new street art to ponder while you wait for your pasta at Emmy’s Sapghetti Shack, across from the Taoist Safeway. We’re told that both pieces are by l’artiste¬†qui s’appelle Haculla, and both were commissioned by Emmy herself. If … Continue reading

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Cheerful Bernalwood Bobos Fear Exile to Sunset District

Hey brother, do you happen to have an affordable 1 BR apartment for a cosmopolitan couple in need of a glamorous address? Homemade signs posted to Bernal Heights utility poles are practically a form of local folk art, and Going … Continue reading

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An Old Plan to Build a New Tunnel Under Bernal Heights

Along time ago, in the office of a city planner far, far away, a plan was hatched to solve San Francisco’s traffic problem. The year was 1928, and the San Francisco Traffic Survey Committee had mapped out a vision for … Continue reading

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Last Night Was an Excellent Sunset for Fans of Orange and Blue

As seen from somewhere in Precita Valley… PHOTO: Telstar Logistics

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Some Lovey Dovey on the North Slope

A North Slope voyeur sent us a tale and a photo of avian romance: Lovey Doveys were out today. This pair nests here every year, sometimes right in the flower pot, but I’ve not seen this kind of a show … Continue reading

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San Francisco Declares War on Radish

Bernal Journal shared this photo taken near the south gate on Bernal Hill. Though a quiet and seemingly humble foe, it seems our City has been overrun by marauding hordes of feral radish. To combat the Radish Menace, park maintenance … Continue reading

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Cool Ghouls Film “Oh California” Music Video on Bernal Hill

Last week it was glamorous fashion shoots, and this week it’s music videos by the hipster undead… San Franciso’s Cool Ghouls recently filmed a video for their cute song “Oh California” on our rapidly-browning hill, and the finished product is … Continue reading

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