Tagged: Fitness SF

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Humpday Castro Business Briefs

Monday brought the opening of two highly anticipated Castro businesses. Réveille Coffee on 18th Street near the Mix and Gyro Xpress at the high turnover location on 18th and Castro formerly known as K*Pop. Scouting around the Castro we found a few more business items of note. Health smoothies below...

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Burritos, Coffee, and Crime: The Biscuit’s Top Posts of 2013

2013 marked the Castro Biscuit’s second year online and it’s first full year of Castro area news. Here are the most popular stories from the Biscuit based on views, comments, and shares: Top 5 most visited posts (views) UPDATE: Missing Person Alert: 19yo Ryan McCusker (12,411) BREAKING: Castro Resident Viciously Assaulted and Robbed (9,885)...

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Castro Gay Lieutenant Sheriff Arrested

SFist reports Castro resident, Vincent Calvarese, a veteran Lieutenant with the SF Sheriff’s Department, was arrested this week for failing to appear at a court hearing to discuss why he’d missed one of his court-mandated domestic violence counseling sessions. The probation and counseling order were the result of an incident that...

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Fitness SF shuts down steam room at Castro location

Everyone’s heard a story from a friend (or a friend of a friend) getting a little something more than just a workout at Fitness SF in the Castro. Well it looks like the family-owned fitness chain has had enough of the hanky panky and will be shutting down the steam...

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Castro–What’s in a name? One Man’s View

By its very definition, the Castro is queer. But don’t take my word for it; Wikipedia notes the queer designation in the second line of its article — the first line, in case you’re wondering, lets inquirers of the term know where the neighborhood is situated. When ones walks in...

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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf seeking approval for location under Fitness SF

The BAR is reporting that Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is seeking the required permits and approval to put a location in under Fitness SF (formerly Gold’s Gym) where the old Vibrant Health Vitamin Center used to be. There has also been discussion around Fitness SF adding an additional floor for gym space...

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Castro Gold’s Gym now Fitness SF

Back in 2010, the family that owns the local Gold’s Gym franchises in SOMA, Castro, Marin and Oakland vowed to sever it’s franchise agreement with Gold’s Gym International corporation because of significant donations to anti-LGBT causes by the company’s CEO, Robert Rowling. Rowling reportedly donated $2 million dollars to conservative...