Category Archives: Events

Wednesday: Design Review Board to Consider Powhattan Housing Proposal

There’s a neighborhood design review board meeting set for tomorrow night, Wednesday, February 26 at 7 pm at the Precita Neighborhood Center, to discuss a proposal to construct four single-family homes on the undeveloped “triangle” of land at Powhattan and Bernal … Continue reading

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Starting Tonight: Beer Week Events at Precita Park Cafe and Rock Bar

What? You never got around to booking your tickets to Sochi? Which means you missed the opportunity to party with Olympians while having your smartphone hacked by Russian cybterthieves? Lucky for you it’s Beer Week in San Francisco, and two … Continue reading

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Campos to Propose Increased Compensation for Ellis Act Evictions

D9 Supervisor David Campos sent this press release to Bernalwood yesterday: Saying that we cannot rely solely on Sacramento to solve our affordability crisis, Supervisor David Campos (D9) will introduce a local solution at Tuesday’s Board of Supervisor’s meeting to … Continue reading

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Wednesday: Cesar Chavez Ribbon-Cutting to Celebrate Our Sexy New Infrastructure

It took two and a half years, a lot of dirt-digging, and plenty of construction-related delays, but at long last, the Cesar Chavez Improvement Project is nearing completion. Frankly, I think it looks vastly better than it did before, and … Continue reading

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Tuesday: Meeting to Discuss Rerouting the Muni 67 Bus on Ripley Street

There’s been a long-simmering dispute between a group of north Bernal neighbors and the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency over the location of the existing 67 Muni bus stop on Ripley Street near Folsom. Bernalwood is told that a group of neighbors … Continue reading

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TONIGHT: Special First Anniversary Dinner at Hillside Supper Club

Oh, how the time flies!  The fabulous and transformative Hillside Supper Club on Precita Park has been open for a year, and to celebrate their first anniversary they’re hosting a special four-course dinner, TONIGHT, Monday January 20, followed by a party … Continue reading

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Tonight! Seriously! FREE PIZZA from the PizzaHacker

It’s an impressive thing that Bernal Heights was just named the 2014 Numero Uno Hottest Sexiest Neighborhood in the United States, because that award was given to us before the very delicious PizzaHacker opened for business on Mission at 29th … Continue reading

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Wednesday: Glenn Lym Discusses “The Topography of Bernal Heights”

Tomorrow, Wednesday January 15, the Bernal History Project will play host to a talk by architect Glenn Lym, during which he will discuss his very cool historic topographic maps of Bernal Heights. It should be fascinating fun for history wonks … Continue reading

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This Weekend: Open Studio at Recycled Glassworks on Bonview

Last minute announcement (my fault) and Xmas shopping opportunity! Neighbor Lauren is having open studio event at her Recycled Glassworks workshop on fashionable Bonview Street this weekend. She tells us: With all the recent home sales in Bernal Heights come plenty remodels. Out … Continue reading

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Thursday: Bernal Word People Invited to Ad-Hoc Holiday Drink-Up at Lucky Horseshoe

Liz Weil is a world-famous writer (and glamorous Bernalwood contributor) who lives in Cortlandia. Last year she helped organize a terrific little gathering for writers and culture mavens who live in Bernal Heights, and it was so much fun that … Continue reading

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Wednesday: Community Meeting to Review Home Construction Plans Below Bernal Hill

Neighbor Alicia is spreading the word about a community meeting that will happen tomorrow, Wesdnesday December 11 at 7 pm at the Precita Neighborhood Center, to review a proposal to build two single-family homes on a patch of undeveloped land … Continue reading

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Wednesday: Bring Your Elves to the Winter Celebration at the Bernal Heights Library

It’s time for the Annual Winter Celebration at the Bernal Heights Branch Library! It’s happening tomorrow, Wednesday, December 11 starting at 6:30 pm, and Miss Valerie, the children’s librarian, tells us: Please join us for our annual celebration. The evening … Continue reading

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Thursday: Tis the Season for the 2013 Cortland Holiday Stroll

Many many many moons ago, in the time of our Bernal ancestors, a joyous tribe of elves lived in the Dominion of Bernalwood. Each year, during the run-up to the winter equinox, these proto-Bernalese would gather on the street we … Continue reading

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