Monday, August 27, 2012
We heard from Phil Ting and Michael Breyer, candidates for the Assembly, and from five candidates for District 7 Supervisor: Mike Garcia, Andrew Bley, Norman Yee, Glenn Rogers, and F.X. Crowley.
Monday, July 30, 2012
Termed-our Supervisor Sean Elsbernd spoke to us just after returning home from Yosemite. He reflected on his eight years as Supervisor. We gave him a cake. We’ll miss him.
Monday, June 25, 2012
Laurence Kornfield, San Francisco’s former chief building inspector and the guiding force behind San Francisco’s Community Action Plan for Seismic Safety (CAPSS), spoke about what you can do to prepare for the Big One. Click here for a video of his presentation. The CAPSS facebook page is here.
Monday, May 21, 2012
Lorri Ungaretti, local author and historian, spoke about her new book, “Stories in the Sand,” a history of the Sunset neighborhood.
Monday, April 30, 2012
Sandra Meyer spoke about how seniors can protect themselves against fraud. She distributed a useful booklet from the California Department of Corporations: “Protect Yourself from Fraud.”
Monday, March 26, 2012
Eric Miller, from the San Francisco Forest Alliance, spoke against the city’s “Natural Areas Program” and its plan to remove trees. Our own Jake Sigg— firstname.lastname@example.org — offered a differing view and, in particular, spoke about dealing with the problematic eucalyptus trees on Mt. Sutro.
Monday, January 30, 2012
Sgt. Kirk Yin from the Taraval Police Station invited us to sign up for the police station’s newsletter. Send e-mail to: SFPDTaravalStation@sfgov.org. Sue Ann Schiff, from the San Francisco Botanical Garden Society, spoke about plans for a new nursery and greenhouse center in Strybing Arboretum in Golden Gate Park.