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New retail opening soon at Icon ground floor

We received tips from a lot of folks who noticed moving trucks this past weekend out on Noe Street outside the ground floor retail space at the new Icon building (2299 Market Street). Tipster Stephen G noticed a lot of cabinet fixtures being hauled into the southernmost retail space in...

Dykes on Bikes (photo: Ingrid Taylar/flickr) 6

Voting for 2014 Pride Grand Marshals has begun!

Public voting has begun for Community and Organizational Grand Marshals and Pink Brick Award recipient for 2014 San Francisco Pride. The public can vote on the SF Pride website here. Voting ends March 17th. The candidates are (mini bio’s of each nominee are included on the ballot page): Community Grand...

$4 for a 5" sandwich, chips, and soda at Miss Tomato Sandwich Shop at Rosenberg Deli 5

What’s your best/favorite lunch deal in the Castro?

Is this the best lunch deal in the Castro? Post by Castro Biscuit.   $4 for a 5″ sandwich, chips, and a soda is lunch deal that is hard to beat, but maybe one of readers has found something even better? What’s the best vegetarian lunch deal? The best post-workout...

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WANTED: Photos/video of early morning Castro knife robbery

The Castro Community on Patrol released a notice to spread the word that the SFPD is seeking help in gathering photos, video or tips that citizens may have of an early morning knife robbery that happened last month in the Castro. February 21st, 2014, at approximately 2:15AM, a Castro-area merchant...

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Tuesday Business Briefs

Happy Tuesday folks. Here are just a few business items we noticed as we romped around the Castro this past weekend. The wraps are off CVS It looks like the wraps are starting to come off the new CVS Pharmacy (2280 Market Street) on Market at Noe near Cafe Flore...

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West Coast Leather heading out

We received a few tips from our readers that West Coast Leather (400 Castro Street) has been setting up store closing sale signs in their windows and outside their doors the past couple of days. I stopped in earlier today to find out what was up. Having not been in...

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Castro Biscuit Required Reading – Feb 27

A lot of news gets reported every day in the City of San Francisco. Sometimes it’s easy to get stuck in our little bubble here in the Castro so we decided to create a somewhat regular post linking to some of the San Francisco news we thought was important or entertaining....