Monthly Archives: July 2011

Bernal In the Sky with Diamonds

Razorfrog had some fun with his new flashlight on Bernal Hill last night: Just got back from Bernal Heights Park where I was messing around with my new LED light wand for a hour or so: http://flic.kr/p/a7ZZan — Max Elman … Continue reading

Posted in Bernal Hill, Photography | 5 Comments

A Missed Connection in the Safeway Produce Aisle

This Craigslist Missed Connection announcement is republished here by Bernalwood as a romantic public service: Safeway: Tall guy with monochrome black chucks – w4m – 26 (bernal heights) Date: 2011-07-28, 8:09PM PDT I almost ran into you while changing aisles … Continue reading

Posted in Merchants, People | 1 Comment

Bernal Hill Gopher Alert! (Paging Carl the Groundskeeper)

Sallysmyth spotted a gopher in Bernal Heights Park! And as any “Caddyshack” fan will tell you, there’s only one man qualified to deal with this problem…. Carl the Groundskeeper!

Posted in Animals | 1 Comment

Bernalwood’s Ultimate Anticool Driving Machine

Spotted this curious ride on Ellert not long ago, parked in front a new home that’s been tastefully adorned in the contemporary Dwellian style. I thought the car and the house paired nicely, but the little car is the big … Continue reading

Posted in Cars, History, Uncategorized | 7 Comments

Envisioning Bernal Heights as a Tiny Model Trainset

If someone built a model train set that was an exact re-creation of Bernal Heights, it would probably look a lot like these tilt-shift photos of the neighborhood taken by Isaac Hepworth. They’re so… cuuuute!

Posted in Photography | 5 Comments

Construction, Limited Parking On Bennington Expected to Last Pretty Much Forever

David Spector shared this photo of a construction zone/no parking sign that’s been in place on Bennington near Cortland for at least a year… and apparently, there’s no end in sight. PHOTO: dhmspector

Posted in Cars, Found Things | 4 Comments

Glamorous Bernal Businesses Named “Best of Bay”

Exciting news for Bernal Heights merchants, and the loyal local fans who love them: Four Bernal Heights businesses have been named “Best of the Bay” in the San Francisco Bay Guardian’s 2011 roundup. And now, the envelopes, please… BEST GIFT … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Merchants | 10 Comments