Monthly Archive: May 2014

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Castro Urban Picnic signage up

We reported a few months back regarding Urban Picnic coming in to replace Zadin Restaurant (4039 18th Street). It looks like Urban Picnic is just about ready to open their doors. Signage is up above the entrance and on the door. We emailed the owner and he seemed to indicate...

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PHOTOS: Concrete pours start on Castro sidewalks

UPDATE (1:40PM): Crews are moving fast! Checkout the tweet below these first four photos for more progress shots. ————- The East-side sidewalk of the 400 block of Castro Street is getting poured! Yay! All sidewalks are set to be poured and cured by the 18th of June, according to Supervisor Scott Wiener and the...

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Castro sidewalk pours start this week

The Castro Streetscape Improvement Project is trucking along with a goal to have the sidewalk portion of the improvements completed in time for Pink Saturday (June 28) and Pride in June (this includes the Rainbow Honor Walk). If you’ve been down in the Castro in the past few days you might...

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INTERVIEW: The Lady Bunny brings “Clown Syndrome” to Rebel

For three decades now, the inimitable Lady Bunny has been making crowds squeal with her bawdy blend of cringe-worthy humor and song parodies. You can be sure that no celebrity worth their weight in gossip rags is safe from her flawlessly (falsely?)-lashed gaze and acerbic wit. One is hard-pressed to...

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Castro arcade bar “Project 22″ details revealed

The owners of Blackbird Bar (2124 Market Street) are getting ready to open a new bar along the same stretch of Market Street in the ground floor retail space at the Century build (2200 Market Street). The format is arcade bar serving beer and wine. The bar, code named “Project...

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Castro Cash Mob this Thursday

After some relative success last Thursday with the inaugural Castro Cash Mob, we’re going to do it again, as promised. This time we’re going to change things up a little bit. We’re going to meet up at Harvey Milk Plaza at 6:30PM this Thursday and decide where we want to go...