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Book Review: New Guardians for the Golden Gate


New Guardians for the Golden Gate: How America Got a Great National Park, by Amy Meyer with Randolph Delehanty, UC Press, 2006, 338 pages, $29.95 How quickly we forget. Less than 40 years ago, the Presidio was an active … Read more

Hunters Point Power Plant Controversy


On Wednesday, March 15, the San Francisco Public Power Commission voted unanimously to close the aging Hunters Point power plant as early as this April. This might sound like a victory for the Bayview Hunter’s Point community, but they’ve heard … Read more