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The 2017 Festa Coloniale Italiana Takes Place on Saturday

The Festa Coloniale Italiana was originated in 2008 to celebrate the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club’s 90 years in North Beach.

The Festa is a family oriented Italian culture and heritage event that has become a yearly treat. 72 more words

San Francisco

Who, What, When, Where, Why, How?

Planning the perfect DIY holiday is like unraveling the clues in a good mystery. The author usually reveals at the outset where and when the crime occurred. 1,330 more words

Golden Gate Bridge

Fuck Hate, and the Beat scene

Poet Jack Hirschman reads from the poetry of Jack Micheline at the Beat Museum, while a bust of Micheline looks on.

The Beats may be mostly dead and buried, but their creed lives on in San Francisco. 502 more words


Seascapes #11

This is one of my favorite pictures of North Beach – Point Reyes National Seashore, California.

Nikon D5100

Racine County Sheriff's Office investigates drowning at North Beach

RACINE — Racine police confirm there was a drowning at North Beach on Sunday evening, July 30th.

It happened around 6:00 p.m.

The Racine County Sheriff’s Office is handling the investigation. 136 more words


Keystone Korner

This past weekend I took part in a 45th anniversary of the great, long-gone San Francisco jazz club called Keystone Korner.  The North Beach club was in existence from 1972 until 1985 – not terribly long by jazz club standards – but long enough to make an indelible imprint on the Bay Area jazz scene.   201 more words