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1. 01-07 Tanker ship sideswipes Bay Bridge tower Bay Bridge
C. 01-20 49ers rally past Falcons, advance to Super Bowl 49ers
D. 01-29 SFPD searches home for remains of Kevin Collins Masonic Avenue and Page Street, San Francisco
02-03 Ravens win Super Bowl over 49ers, 34-29 49ers
F. 03-05 New Bay Lights art piece illuminate Bay Bridge Embarcadero, SF Downtown
6. 03-10 Three die in Daly City crash 100 Eastmoor Avenue, Daly City
H. 03-27 All-electronic tolling begins on the Golden Gate Bridge Golden Gate Bridge
I. 03-27 Cost of fixing faulty Bay Bridge bolts unclear Bay Bridge
9. 04-08 Record winds in SF close Great Highway SF Sunset

Summary.     Click for More > SFPD searches home for remains of Kevin Collins   Bones have been unearthed at a home on Masonic Avenue possibly connected to missing boy Kevin Collins, who disappeared at age 10 in 1984 Ravens win Super Bowl over 49ers, 34-29
  Tanker ship sideswipes Bay Bridge tower   750-foot Overseas Raymar exiting the bay struck one of the towers of the bridge. The ship and the bridge sustained only minor surface damage 49ers rally past Falcons, advance to Super Bowl
Jan.1  SF Mission  2 dead after shooting suspect crashes car in SF
Jan.6  SF Bayview  Family: Boyfriend set woman on fire
Jan.7   Bay Bridge
Jan.12  Candlestick  Kaepernick Leads 49ers' Rout
Jan.20   49ers
  Frank Gore ran for a pair of second-half touchdowns and the 49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 28-24.    San Francisco is in the Super Bowl for the first time since 1995. Matt Ryan 's fourth-down p...
Jan.22  San Francisco  16-year-old shot to death, another injured
Jan.26  South of Market  Banner falls off plane and onto power line in SF
 SF Downtown  Thousands attend abortion rallies in San Francisco
Jan.29   San Francisco
Feb.3   49ers
  A power outage that puts Super Bowl on hold for 34 minutes
 After failing to score a touchdown in the first half, the 49ers have been unstoppable after a delay due to the power outage
Feb.6  San Francisco  Police release new details in Kevin Collins case  SF Downtown  7 hurt when San Francisco cable car stops quickly Feb.9  Pac Bell Park  Thousands of SF Giants fans line up for Fan Fest Feb.16  Treasure Island  Girl dies, 22 displaced, in Treasure Island fire Feb.17  SF Downtown  Thousands to rally against Keystone XL Pipeline Feb.21  Eastern Span  Crane falls over on new eastern span of Bay Bridge Feb.23  Chinatown  Thousands gather for Chinese New Year parade Feb.25  49ers  49ers made deal to trade Alex Smith Feb.27  West San Francisco  Water main break damages S.F. homes Mar.2  San Francisco  Police shoot, kill suspect after vehicle pursuit Mar.3  SF Downtown  Alcatraz triathlon competitor dies Mar.5   SF Downtown New Bay Lights art piece illuminate Bay Bridge   The Bay Lights is the world's largest LED light sculpture and after months of testing, the grand lighting is finally here Mar.6  SF Bayview  SFPD SWAT in tense standoff in Bayview District Mar.10   Daly City Three die in Daly City crash Mar.11  SF Downtown  Man crushed in SF subway elevator shaft Mar.19  Pac Bell Park  Dominican Republic completes perfect run, wins WBC title Mar.22  San Francisco  Marin Software rises in debut on the NYSE Mar.23  South of Market  At least three men shot at 330 Ritch nightclub Mar.27   Golden Gate Bridge All-electronic tolling begins on the Golden Gate Bridge   Bay Bridge Cost of fixing faulty Bay Bridge bolts unclear   A construction defect that could prove to be a major safety setback, discovered in some large bolts that are supposed to help hold the bridge... Apr.4  Bay Bridge  Ship's pilot blamed for bridge crash Apr.7  SF Mission  2 shot by officer when person points replica gun Apr.8   SF Sunset Record winds in SF close Great Highway Apr.9  San Francisco  Blue Angels grounded - no Bay Area show Apr.15  San Francisco  Bay Area cops on alert after Boston bombings Apr.17   SF Downtown Exploratorium Moves to San Francisco's Embarcadero  Bay Bridge  Caltrans ordered tests for Bay Bridge bolts in 2008 Apr.27  SF Bayview  4 rescued from burning boat near Candlestick Point May.9   Treasure Island Sailor dies as US race boat capsizes
  A British Olympic sailor has died after a Swedish catamaran capsized during a training session for the America's Cup in San Francisco Bay.    Andrew Simpson, who has won two Olympic gold medals in sailing, died after being t...
May.13  Bay Bridge  Feds to probe repair work on bad Bay Bridge rods May.19  South of Market  Thousands run and party in Bay to Breakers May.27  Colma  Three dead after vehicle accident in Colma  SF Presidio  Veterans honored at Presidio in San Francisco Jun.3  San Francisco  Zynga slashing 18% of workforce, projects bigger net loss Jun.5  San Francisco  Salesforce.com buying ExactTarget for $2.34B Jun.10  South of Market  Apple revamps look of iPhone, iPad software Jun.12  SF Downtown  Muni bus, trolley collide - 15 injured Jun.14  SF Richmond  VP Biden in San Francisco for Democratic fundraiser Jun.16  San Francisco  Berkeley woman, Frenchman first to finish SF Marathon Jun.21   SF Marina Divers recover body after van drives into bay   Officials say they've found the van that drove into the water at San Francisco's Marina Green and that at least one person's inside Jun.26  SF City Hall  Gay marriage supporters celebrate Prop 8 decision Jun.28   San Francisco California gay marriage ban lifted   A US appeals court has lifted a ban on same-sex marriages in California, following a Supreme Court ruling  SF City Hall  Plaintiffs in California's Prop. 8 case wed in SF Jun.30  SF Downtown  Huge crowd gathers for San Francisco's annual Pride Parade Jul.1   San Francisco Zynga CEO steps down, Microsoft exec to take post Jul.8  Eastern Span  Bay Bridge eastern span opening delayed Jul.12  San Francisco  Napolitano to head University of California   San Francisco SF plane crash: Third victim dies  South of Market  2 dead in Brannan St. shooting, suspect in custody Jul.13  SF Bayview  Two dozen injured in Bayview Muni crash  Giants  S.F.'s Lincecum no-hits Padres in 148-pitch game Jul.20  SF Downtown  More Trayvon Martin rallies held in Bay Area Jul.29  Giants  Obama honors the Giants at the White House  San Francisco  12 kids rescued in Bay Area segment of sex sweep Aug.5  SF Downtown  Big-rig fire closes WB I-80 lanes for 10 hours Aug.7  San Francisco  Power outage affects more than 36,000 PG&E customers Aug.11   San Francisco BART strike averted; Judge grants cooling off period Aug.15   Bay Bridge New Bay Bridge span set to open on September 3  San Francisco  Bicyclist sentenced for manslaughter in SF crash Aug.24  SF Marina  Woman fatally stabbed, armed suspect shot and arrested in SF Aug.25  San Francisco  SF water, power supply remain safe as Rim Fire grows Aug.28   Bay Bridge Bay Bridge closed; transition to new span underway   The bridge is closed in both directions as crews begin the transitioning to the new eastern span; To remain closed through Labor Day weekend Aug.29  Bay Bridge  Caltrans: Bay Bridge construction going 'very well' Sep.1   Eastern Span Work moving quickly on new Bay Bridge span Sep.2   Eastern Span New eastern span of Bay Bridge open
  Lt. Gov. Gavin News performed the ceremonial chain cutting at the newly refurbished toll plaza with help from SF Mayo and Oakland Mayor
 Many challenges faced during the project, technical issues like the broken bolts and political battles over the span's design that led to escalating cost
Sep.3  Eastern Span  First morning commute of new Bay Bridge span  Bay Bridge  Bay Bridge bike, pedestrian path opens Sep.5   Bernal Heights SF city vehicle fatally hits woman in park grass Sep.6  Pac Bell Park  Petit nearly perfect as Giants beat D-Backs 3-0 Sep.7  South SF  Crews contain 4-alarm grass fire on San Bruno Mt Sep.8  Candlestick  Man dies in fall at Candlestick before S.F. game  Candlestick  49ers get past Packers, 34-28 Sep.10  Western Span  Bay Bridge span, against Gov. Brown's wishes, set to be renamed Sep.12   Twitter Twitter plans stock market listing  SF Downtown  With Ainslie aboard, Oracle loses twice to Kiwis Sep.15  49ers  Seahawks rely on Lynch in 29-3 blowout of 49ers Sep.22  49ers  Aldon Smith takes 'indefinite leave' from 49ers Sep.24  SF Downtown  Oracle wins 7th straight in America's Cup Sep.25   SF Downtown   Oracle Team USA wins America's Cup
  Oracle Team USA produced one of the most monumental triumphs in sporting history. A team had stared into the abyss, trailing 8-1 at one stage
 Spithill steered Oracle's 72-foot catamaran to its 8th straight victory, speeding past Dean Barker and Emirates Team New Zealand in the winner-take-all Race 19
Sep.26   Pac Bell Park Dodgers fan slain following Giants game   Jonathan Denver, 24, wearing Dodgers gear was stabbed to death during a fight between two groups of men following the Giants-Dodgers game  49ers  49ers avoid 1-3 hole with blowout win vs. Rams Sep.27  SF Sunset  Sunset District fire kills 1-year-old girl and father  Western Addition  1 dead, 2 critically injured in SF rollover accident Oct.3  Twitter  Twitter plans to raise $1bn in IPO Oct.5  Highway 101  Wrong-way driver accused of DUI in fatal 101 crash Oct.8   Potrero Hill Body in SF hospital stairwell - may be missing patient Oct.14  San Francisco  One of the 3 people shot tonight on Rose St. in SF died at the hospital Oct.22  SF Downtown  Apple shows off thinner iPad Air  San Francisco  Giants, Lincecum agree to two-year, $35 million deal  San Francisco  Graffiti covers Glen Park BART station Oct.24  Twitter  Twitter plans to raise $1.4bn in IPO Oct.29  Treasure Island  Rumors swirl over possible Google barge in SF Bay Nov.5  SF Downtown  8 Washington condo project losing big in S.F. Nov.6  Treasure Island  Google breaks silence about Treasure Island mystery barge Nov.7   Twitter Twitter shares jump on market debut
  Shares in the micro-blogging site Twitter opened at $45.10 each in the first minutes of trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).    That is a 73% jump from the initial asking price of $26 a share...
 Twitter  Twitter soars to $44.90 on strong first day of trading Nov.15   SF Downtown Batkid leads day of heroics Map of Hyde and Green street San Francisco
  5-year-old boy named Miles, of Tulelake, faced Friday as San Francisco transformed into Gotham City as part of the boy's wish to be a superhero.    The Make-A-Wish Foundation was joined by Mayor Ed Lee, Police Chief Greg Suhr - playing the fict...
Nov.25   Chinatown Obama's immigration speech interrupted by anti-deportation hecklers   President Barack Obama at Betty Ong Recreation Center has his speech interrupted by Ju Hong, right on stage, who heckled him about anti-deportation...  49ers  Kaepernick returns to form, Griffin III struggles as 49ers drop Redskins Dec.1  SF Bayview  Person selling game console is robbed, killed in S.F. Dec.8  Candlestick  49ers edge Seahawks, but offense still flawed Dec.15  Bernal Heights  Shooting in Bernal Heights kills boy, 16, another injured Dec.17  San Francisco  Collapsed Twin Peaks home owned by prominent developer Dec.22  San Francisco  Injured puppy found on conveyor belt at S.F. dump Dec.23   Candlestick 49ers close out Candlestick Park, punch ticket to playoffs Dec.24  Candlestick  30 arrests during Monday night game at The Stick Dec.31  SF Tenderloin  Girl killed, two injured crossing S.F. street




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2 dead after shooting suspect crashes car in SF   Police say two people are dead and a third critically injured after a shooting suspect fleeing police crashed his car Family: Boyfriend set woman on fire   The family of 25-year-old Starr Lamare who was doused in a flammable liquid then set on fire says her boyfriend is responsible for the attac...   Tanker ship sideswipes Bay Bridge tower


January 2013 ... more > Top ^
Jan.1   SF Mission  
Jan.2  SF Tenderloin  Police hope video will lead them to dog killer
Jan.6   SF Bayview  
Jan.7   Bay Bridge  
  750-foot Overseas Raymar exiting the bay struck one of the towers of the bridge. The ship and the bridge sustained only minor surface damage
Jan.8  Bay Bridge  NTSB joins investigation into oil tanker crash Jan.11  Wells Fargo  Wells Fargo posts record earnings Jan.12   Candlestick   Kaepernick Leads 49ers' Rout  En route to a 45-31 dismantling of the Packers, Kaepernick turned in one of the finest performances ever seen by an NFL quarterback Jan.15  SF City Hall  SFO could be renamed for Harvey Milk Jan.18  San Francisco  Crabtree investigated for alleged sexual assault Jan.20   49ers   49ers rally past Falcons, advance to Super Bowl
  Frank Gore ran for a pair of second-half touchdowns and the 49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 28-24
 San Francisco is in the Super Bowl for the first time since 1995. Matt Ryan 's fourth-down pass for Roddy White with 1:13 remaining was knocked down by 49ers's linebacker NaVorro Bowman
Jan.22   San Francisco   16-year-old shot to death, another injured   Steven Rosalez was shot in the back about during a fight on the died at a hospital. Another 16-year-old boy was also shot during the melee Jan.25  San Francisco  Charges won't be filed against 49ers' Crabtree Jan.26   South of Market   Banner falls off plane and onto power line in SF   The banner landed on a high voltage power line over the San Francisco Tennis Club. This is causing a disruption to service in the area   SF Downtown   Thousands attend abortion rallies in San Francisco   ens of thousands of anti-abortion advocates from all over Northern California joined in the 9th annual 'March for Life' rally Jan.27  49ers  49ers' Smith is expected to seek release Jan.28  49ers  49ers, Ravens reject Obama's safety assessment Jan.29   San Francisco   SFPD searches home for remains of Kevin Collins
Map of Masonic Avenue and Page Street San Francisco
  Bones have been unearthed at a home on Masonic Avenue possibly connected to missing boy Kevin Collins, who disappeared at age 10 in 1984
Jan.30  49ers  Culliver apologizes for homophobic remarks

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Feb.1  Twitter  Twitter says hackers compromise 250K accounts  49ers  Harbaugh brothers say they could work together Feb.3   49ers   Ravens win Super Bowl over 49ers, 34-29
  A power outage that puts Super Bowl on hold for 34 minutes
 After failing to score a touchdown in the first half, the 49ers have been unstoppable after a delay due to the power outage
Feb.4  49ers  49ers' Harbaugh blasts criticial non-call Feb.5  San Francisco  SF and Oakland traffic among the worst in U.S. Feb.6   San Francisco   Police release new details in Kevin Collins case   Police are hoping someone will come forward with info on a man who may have been the last to see 10-year-old before he disappeared nearly 30...   SF Downtown   7 hurt when San Francisco cable car stops quickly   A San Francisco cable car carrying about 40 passengers came to a sudden stop in the city's Nob Hill neighborhood Feb.9   Pac Bell Park Thousands of SF Giants fans line up for Fan Fest
Feb.16   Treasure Island Girl dies, 22 displaced, in Treasure Island fire Feb.17   SF Downtown Thousands to rally against Keystone XL Pipeline Feb.21   Eastern Span   Crane falls over on new eastern span of Bay Bridge   A crane fell over while working on the new eastern span in the first significant construction accident at the site of the new spa Feb.23   Chinatown   Thousands gather for Chinese New Year parade  A line of spectators about five people deep along the parade route, with some on their tippy toes trying to get a look at the spectacle Feb.25   49ers 49ers made deal to trade Alex Smith Feb.27   West San Francisco Water main break damages S.F. homes

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Mar.2   San Francisco Police shoot, kill suspect after vehicle pursuit
Mar.3   SF Downtown   Alcatraz triathlon competitor dies  A 46-year-old man died of cardiac arrest just after plunging into frigid bay waters in the annual Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon, held three... Mar.5   SF Downtown   New Bay Lights art piece illuminate Bay Bridge Map of Embarcadero San Francisco
  The Bay Lights is the world's largest LED light sculpture and after months of testing, the grand lighting is finally here
 The Bay Lights is the world's largest LED light sculpture. Drivers crossing the bridge won't be able to see the display
Mar.6   SF Bayview SFPD SWAT in tense standoff in Bayview District  SF Sunset  SF firefighter hurt in pot-house blaze Mar.10   Daly City   Three die in Daly City crash Map of 100 Eastmoor Avenue Daly City
  A fourth was critically injured when they were broadsided by a car. The man in the other vehicle stayed at the scene and wasn't hurt
Mar.11   SF Downtown   Man crushed in SF subway elevator shaft   A man who was atop a rising elevator at the Montgomery Station in San Francisco was crushed Sunday night  49ers  Ravens' Boldin traded to 49ers Mar.14  San Francisco  Homeland Security agent facing child porn charges Mar.19   Pac Bell Park   Dominican Republic completes perfect run, wins WBC title  Encarnacion hit a two-run double in the first inning, and the Dom. Republic capped a dominant, unbeaten run with a 3-0 win against Puerto Ri... Mar.22   San Francisco Marin Software rises in debut on the NYSE Mar.23   South of Market   At least three men shot at 330 Ritch nightclub   The shooting occurred at about 1:15 a.m., at the nightclub 330 Ritch, located in South Beach neighborhood, about one block from AT&T Park Mar.27   Golden Gate Bridge   All-electronic tolling begins on the Golden Gate Bridge
   The toll booths are empty for the first time since Franklin Roosevelt. There are no more toll-takers because you can no longer use cash
 SF Bayview  4-alarm early morning blaze in S.F.   Bay Bridge   Cost of fixing faulty Bay Bridge bolts unclear
  A construction defect that could prove to be a major safety setback, discovered in some large bolts that are supposed to help hold the bridge together
 San Francisco  BART train hits, kills person at Glen Park station Mar.29  SF Bayview  Car slams into home in SF's Bayview District  Giants  Giants' Posey gets 9-year, $167M deal Mar.30  SF Mission  College student killed in SF Mission District shooting

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Apr.1  Giants  Kershaw's HR and shutout lead Dodgers over Giants Apr.4   Bay Bridge Ship's pilot blamed for bridge crash Apr.6  South of Market  Tourists stabbed, robbed in SF's SOMA Apr.7   SF Mission 2 shot by officer when person points replica gun Apr.8   SF Sunset   Record winds in SF close Great Highway
  Punishing winds howled across the Bay Area for more than three hours, upending lawn furniture, toppling trash bins, downing power lines
Apr.9   San Francisco   Blue Angels grounded - no Bay Area show   The Blue Angels will not be flying over San Francisco this October, including Fleet Week., due to federal budget cuts Apr.11  Giants  Sandoval, Crawford help Giants rally for win Apr.13  Cow Palace  Events bring out both sides of gun control debate Apr.15   San Francisco   Bay Area cops on alert after Boston bombings   Around 3:21 p.m. the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management activated the Emergency Operations Center to Level Alpha Apr.17   SF Downtown   Exploratorium Moves to San Francisco's Embarcadero Map of Pier 15 San Francisco
  The new Exploratorium is opening at Pier 15 at the heart of the city's waterfront with three times more space for hands-on, interactive exhibits
  Bay Bridge   Caltrans ordered tests for Bay Bridge bolts in 2008  Caltrans documents show that the agency was worried about the now-broken bolts on the new Bay Bridge long before they actually failed Apr.18  Potrero Hill  Police officer shoots suspect in Potrero Hill Apr.25  49ers  Niners trade up with Cowboys, take LSU's Reid Apr.27   SF Bayview   4 rescued from burning boat near Candlestick Point  The men were hanging out on the bow of the Pleasure Craft boat when there was an explosion. The boat was taking on water  49ers  49ers take SC's Lattimore Apr.30  Twitter  News companies warned by Twitter

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May.9   Treasure Island   Sailor dies as US race boat capsizes
  A British Olympic sailor has died after a Swedish catamaran capsized during a training session for the America's Cup in San Francisco Bay
 Andrew Simpson, who has won two Olympic gold medals in sailing, died after being trapped for about 10 minutes underneath the boat operated by the Artemis racing team
May.10  Treasure Island  America's Cup yacht nosedived, broke into pieces May.13   Bay Bridge Feds to probe repair work on bad Bay Bridge rods
May.19   South of Market   Thousands run and party in Bay to Breakers   Tens of thousands of runners, walkers and partyers relished clear skies and warm temperatures to race the 102nd Bay to Breakers May.22  49ers  49ers' Crabtree tore his Achilles  Twitter  Twitter adds two-factor authentication May.23  SF Mission  Bicyclist fatally struck by vehicle in Inner Mission May.25  Pac Bell Park  Angel Pagan wins it for SF Giants with inside-the-park HR May.27   Colma   Three dead after vehicle accident in Colma   Two males and one female were pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The crash was first reported at 7:40 a.m.   SF Presidio Veterans honored at Presidio in San Francisco May.28  SF Mission  3 wounded in San Francisco shooting May.29  Bay Bridge  Bolt problem on bike path of new Bay Bridge

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Jun.3   San Francisco Zynga slashing 18% of workforce, projects bigger net loss
Jun.5   San Francisco Salesforce.com buying ExactTarget for $2.34B  San Francisco  Microsoft buys Yammer for $1.2B Jun.10   South of Market Apple revamps look of iPhone, iPad software Jun.12   SF Downtown   Muni bus, trolley collide - 15 injured   A low-speed collision between sent 15 people to the hospital, including 7 children who were, coincidentally, on a field trip to the Cable Car... Jun.14   SF Richmond VP Biden in San Francisco for Democratic fundraiser Jun.16   San Francisco Berkeley woman, Frenchman first to finish SF Marathon  South of Market  Gas leak that prompted evacuations in SF capped Jun.21   SF Marina   Divers recover body after van drives into bay
  Officials say they've found the van that drove into the water at San Francisco's Marina Green and that at least one person's inside
Jun.26   SF City Hall   Gay marriage supporters celebrate Prop 8 decision   City leaders, members of the LGBT community and their supporters packed the rotunda to be part of history Jun.28   San Francisco   California gay marriage ban lifted
  A US appeals court has lifted a ban on same-sex marriages in California, following a Supreme Court ruling
  SF City Hall Plaintiffs in California's Prop. 8 case wed in SF Jun.30   SF Downtown   Huge crowd gathers for San Francisco's annual Pride Parade   A colorful crowd attended this year's LGBT Pride Parade to celebrate the recent Supreme Court ruling restoring same-sex marriages in Califor...

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Jul.1   San Francisco   Zynga CEO steps down, Microsoft exec to take post
  Zynga says its CEO, Mark Pincus, is stepping down to be replaced by Don Mattrick, the head of Microsoft's Xbox business
Jul.2  Bay Bridge  Traffic heavier this morning as BART strike continues Jul.7  San Francisco  Asiana pilot in SFO crash was in training for 777 Jul.8   Eastern Span   Bay Bridge eastern span opening delayed  The problem-plagued new span will not be ready to open over Labor Day as scheduled - and possibly not until December - transportation officials... Jul.12   San Francisco Napolitano to head University of California   San Francisco     SF plane crash: Third victim dies Map of San Francisco General Hospital San Francisco
  The latest victim, who was described only as a girl under age 18, died at SF General Hospital of injuries she suffered when the Boeing 777 crashed
  South of Market   2 dead in Brannan St. shooting, suspect in custody   The two people killed were both inside Victoga, Inc. at GiftCenter & JewelryMart complex. The suspect fled, but then surrendered Jul.13   SF Bayview Two dozen injured in Bayview Muni crash   Giants S.F.'s Lincecum no-hits Padres in 148-pitch game Jul.14  SF Downtown  Bay Area groups march in support of Trayvon Martin Jul.16  49ers  49ers LB: Kaepernick's 'Fins hat a 'huge mistake' Jul.17  PG&E  PG&E could face $300 million San Bruno fine Jul.19  49ers  Bucs ship Wright to 49ers for conditional '14 pick Jul.20   SF Downtown   More Trayvon Martin rallies held in Bay Area   The rally in San Francisco started at 9 a.m. and the rally in Oakland will be held at noon at the Federal Building on Clay Street Jul.21  SF Tenderloin  Gun battle in SF's Tenderloin leaves 1 dead, 1 hurt Jul.22  SF Richmond  5 on mend after SF open-top bus hits wire Jul.26  Bay Bridge  Traffic reopens on bridge after rolling traffic break Jul.29   Giants Obama honors the Giants at the White House   San Francisco 12 kids rescued in Bay Area segment of sex sweep Jul.31  San Francisco  Man pleads not guilty to SF JewelryMart murders

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Aug.1  49ers  Report: 49ers' Culliver tears ACL, out for season Aug.5   SF Downtown   Big-rig fire closes WB I-80 lanes for 10 hours  A big-rig getting off the Bay Bridge caught fire during the morning commute causing a massive back up Aug.7   San Francisco Power outage affects more than 36,000 PG&E customers
Aug.9  Treasure Island  4 SF firefighters hurt in Treasure Island fire Aug.10  SF Downtown  America's Cup: Luna Rossa sweeps Artemis Aug.11   San Francisco     BART strike averted; Judge grants cooling off period
  San Francisco Superior Court Judge is expected to issue a formal order granting the injunction. Trains would run for at least the next 60 days
Aug.12  Pac Bell Park  Giants fan says he threw banana at Orioles OF Aug.13  SF Mission  Historic bust in San Francisco nets $1.5 million in drugs Aug.15   Bay Bridge   New Bay Bridge span set to open on September 3
  After decades of debate and years of construction, the newer and safer version of the Bay Bridge will finally become a reality in just a few weeks
  San Francisco Bicyclist sentenced for manslaughter in SF crash Aug.16  49ers  Smith struggles as 49ers rally past Chiefs, 15-13 Aug.20  Eastern Span  Crews applying final touches to Bay Bridge Aug.23  Giants  Matt Cain, Brandon Beachy headed to disabled list Aug.24   SF Marina Woman fatally stabbed, armed suspect shot and arrested in SF Aug.25   San Francisco SF water, power supply remain safe as Rim Fire grows Aug.27  South SF  Amgen to Buy Onyx for $10.4 Billion to Gain Cancer Drug Aug.28   Bay Bridge   Bay Bridge closed; transition to new span underway
  The bridge is closed in both directions as crews begin the transitioning to the new eastern span; To remain closed through Labor Day weekend
 Last car crosses the 1936 version of Bay Bridge, ending a nearly 77-year run for the venerable eastern span
Aug.29   Bay Bridge   Caltrans: Bay Bridge construction going 'very well'  A Caltrans spokesman reports that overnight construction work has gone 'very well" and everything is 'definitely on schedule' Aug.30  San Francisco  49ers' Wallace retires after skipping final game  Bay Bridge  Work on Bay Bridge remains on schedule  Eastern Span  Caltrans: Bay Bridge on schedule for Tuesday opening Aug.31  Bay Bridge  Construction work on Bay Bridge moving smoothly

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Sep.1   Eastern Span   Work moving quickly on new Bay Bridge span
  Round-the-clock work to open the new eastern span is proceeding smoothly and transportation officials are putting the finishing touches on a ceremony
Sep.2  Eastern Span  Bay Bridge managers hoping for an early reopening   Eastern Span   New eastern span of Bay Bridge open
  Lt. Gov. Gavin News performed the ceremonial chain cutting at the newly refurbished toll plaza with help from SF Mayo and Oakland Mayor
 Many challenges faced during the project, technical issues like the broken bolts and political battles over the span's design that led to escalating cost
Sep.3   Eastern Span   First morning commute of new Bay Bridge span  So far it has been smooth sailing for the first morning commute on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge. However, metering lights were turned...   Bay Bridge Bay Bridge bike, pedestrian path opens  Bay Bridge  New Bay Bridge span a big hit with commuters Sep.5   Bernal Heights   SF city vehicle fatally hits woman in park grass Map of Holly Park San Francisco
  Zen monk Christine Svanemyr, 35, was killed when a SF Recreation and Parks maintenance vehicle ran over her Thursday afternoon at a park in Bernal Heights
Sep.6   Pac Bell Park Petit nearly perfect as Giants beat D-Backs 3-0  San Francisco  City worker arrested in fatal hit-and-run at park in SF Sep.7  SF Downtown  Kiwis beat Americans in 1st race of America's Cup   South SF Crews contain 4-alarm grass fire on San Bruno Mt Sep.8   Candlestick   Man dies in fall at Candlestick before S.F. game   32-year-old Kevin Hayes of Hayward fell onto a sidewalk around the stadium and suffered serious injuries; Aitnesses said the man appeared to...   Candlestick 49ers get past Packers, 34-28 Sep.10   Western Span     Bay Bridge span, against Gov. Brown's wishes, set to be renamed   One of the most famous roadway is on the verge of being named after Willie L. Brown, Jr., one of its most well-known and controversial polit... Sep.12   Twitter   Twitter plans stock market listing
  Twitter has announced it has filed paperwork with US regulators ahead of a planned stock market flotation
  SF Downtown With Ainslie aboard, Oracle loses twice to Kiwis
 Western Span  Plan to rename Bay Bridge after Willie Brown approved  49ers  Niners' Dixon: We're preparing for 'She-Hawks' Sep.14  SF Downtown  Kiwis almost capsize in America's Cup loss to Oracle Sep.15  SF Downtown  Kiwis regain America's Cup momentum in Race 10   49ers Seahawks rely on Lynch in 29-3 blowout of 49ers Sep.18  Golden Gate Bridge  Golden Gate Bridge barrier expected next year Sep.19  SF Downtown  Oracle stays alive as America's Cup plods along  Potrero Hill  1 dead, 1 hurt in shooting on SF's Potrero Hill Sep.22  SF Downtown  Oracle wins twice to stay alive in America's Cup   49ers Aldon Smith takes 'indefinite leave' from 49ers  Candlestick  New-look Colts slam Kaepernick, 49ers in rout Sep.23  SF Downtown  Oracle wins again to stay alive in America's Cup Sep.24   SF Downtown Oracle wins 7th straight in America's Cup Sep.25   SF Downtown     Oracle Team USA wins America's Cup
  Oracle Team USA produced one of the most monumental triumphs in sporting history. A team had stared into the abyss, trailing 8-1 at one stage
 Spithill steered Oracle's 72-foot catamaran to its 8th straight victory, speeding past Dean Barker and Emirates Team New Zealand in the winner-take-all Race 19
Sep.26   Pac Bell Park   Dodgers fan slain following Giants game
Map of Third and Harrison street San Francisco
  Jonathan Denver, 24, wearing Dodgers gear was stabbed to death during a fight between two groups of men following the Giants-Dodgers game
 Two men have been arrested
 49ers  49ers' Smith gets $98K per week  San Francisco  Police make arrest in fatal stabbing of Dodgers fan   49ers 49ers avoid 1-3 hole with blowout win vs. Rams Sep.27   SF Sunset     Sunset District fire kills 1-year-old girl and father   The victims were identified as Chloe Tse and her father, Raymond Tse, 33. The blaze started about 1:30 a.m. on the second-floor   Western Addition 1 dead, 2 critically injured in SF rollover accident Sep.28  Giants  Giants, outfielder Hunter Pence agree to 5-year, $90-million deal Sep.29  Pac Bell Park  Dad of stabbed Dodgers fan makes plea for Sep.30  San Francisco  Driver in deadly S.F. crash released on bail

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Oct.2  49ers  49ers safety says he's changing name to 'Hitner' Oct.3   Twitter   Twitter plans to raise $1bn in IPO  Social networking company Twitter has said it plans to raise $1bn in its stock market debut in documents filed with US regulators Oct.5   Highway 101   Wrong-way driver accused of DUI in fatal 101 crash   Around 3:40 a.m., a driver headed north onto southbound Highway y and crashed head-on into another car. Multiple people had to be extricated Oct.6  Candlestick  49ers pound Schaub, Texans in lopsided 34-3 win  Treasure Island  Traffic heavily impacted by Yerba Buena Island fire Oct.8   Potrero Hill   Body in SF hospital stairwell - may be missing patient
Map of San Francisco General Hospital San Francisco
  Police were investigating whether it was that of a woman who had been reported missing from the facility more than two weeks ago
Oct.14   San Francisco One of the 3 people shot tonight on Rose St. in SF died at the hospital Oct.22   SF Downtown Apple shows off thinner iPad Air   San Francisco Giants, Lincecum agree to two-year, $35 million deal   San Francisco Graffiti covers Glen Park BART station Oct.24   Twitter   Twitter plans to raise $1.4bn in IPO  Twitter is to sell 70 million shares priced between $17 and $20 when the company makes its debut on the New York Stock Exchange Oct.25  49ers  49ers haven't ruled out Smith's return this year Oct.28  SF Mission  Three-alarm fire burning in SF Mission District Oct.29   Treasure Island Rumors swirl over possible Google barge in SF Bay

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Nov.2  Pac Bell Park  Free science festival at ballpark proves a big hit Nov.4  Pac Bell Park  Oakland A's might play at AT&T Park next season  Twitter  Twitter boosts IPO shares between $23-$25  San Francisco  Man who sought safe streets killed in S.F. crash Nov.5   SF Downtown 8 Washington condo project losing big in S.F.
Nov.6  Twitter  Twitter sets IPO price at $26 per share   Treasure Island   Google breaks silence about Treasure Island mystery barge  'We’re exploring using the barge as an interactive space where people can learn about new technology,' wrote a Google spokesperson Nov.7   Twitter   Twitter shares jump on market debut
  Shares in the micro-blogging site Twitter opened at $45.10 each in the first minutes of trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
 That is a 73% jump from the initial asking price of $26 a share, and it means the company is now valued at a little over $31bn
  Twitter Twitter soars to $44.90 on strong first day of trading
Nov.10  Candlestick  Panthers top 49ers for their fifth consecutive win Nov.15   SF Downtown   Batkid leads day of heroics Map of Hyde and Green street San Francisco
  5-year-old boy named Miles, of Tulelake, faced Friday as San Francisco transformed into Gotham City as part of the boy's wish to be a superhero
 The Make-A-Wish Foundation was joined by Mayor Ed Lee, Police Chief Greg Suhr - playing the fictional Commissioner Gordon - and thousands of volunteers moved by the boy's struggle with leukemia
 SF Downtown  Harbaugh joins San Fran in cheering on BatKid Nov.17  South of Market  San Francisco shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured  49ers  Saints top the 49ers with last-second field goal Nov.20  SF City Hall  Report: Batkid cost San Francisco $105,000  49ers  49ers' Brooks fined for Brees hit Nov.22  49ers  49ers sign CB Brock to 4-year, $16 million deal Nov.23  San Francisco  Two buildings gutted in 3-alarm fire in SF's Presidio Heights Nov.25   Chinatown   Obama's immigration speech interrupted by anti-deportation hecklers
Map of 1199 Mason St San Francisco
  President Barack Obama at Betty Ong Recreation Center has his speech interrupted by Ju Hong, right on stage, who heckled him about anti-deportation policies
  49ers Kaepernick returns to form, Griffin III struggles as 49ers drop Redskins Nov.26  49ers  49ers LB: RGIII should not be playing right now

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Dec.1   SF Bayview Person selling game console is robbed, killed in S.F.
 Candlestick  Kaepernick boosts 49ers to victory over Rams Dec.8   Candlestick 49ers edge Seahawks, but offense still flawed Dec.15   Bernal Heights Shooting in Bernal Heights kills boy, 16, another injured Dec.17   San Francisco Collapsed Twin Peaks home owned by prominent developer Dec.22   San Francisco   Injured puppy found on conveyor belt at S.F. dump   Animal control officials are trying to figure out how a 10-week-old apricot poodle puppy ended up on a recycling conveyor belt at the city d... Dec.23   Candlestick   49ers close out Candlestick Park, punch ticket to playoffs
  San Francisco’s 34-24 victory over the Atlanta Falcons in the stadium’s finale. The 49ers have called Candlestick Park their home since 1971.    NaVorro Bowman returned the ball 89 yards for the touchdown that put the game...
Dec.24   Candlestick 30 arrests during Monday night game at The Stick
Dec.25  San Francisco  2 injured in 3-alarm fire on Baker St. in San Francisco Dec.29  49ers  49ers overcome adversity, enter postseason Dec.31  South of Market  Bay Area prepares for New Year's Eve celebrations   SF Tenderloin Girl killed, two injured crossing S.F. street



2 dead after shooting suspect crashes car in SF   Police say two people are dead and a third critically injured after a shooting suspect fleeing police crashed his car   Tanker ship sideswipes Bay Bridge tower




San Francisco, 2013 Accidents Timeline ... See Bay Area Accidents timeline, World Accidents timeline Top ^
2013
Jan.1   SF Mission
Jan.7   Bay Bridge
  750-foot Overseas Raymar exiting the bay struck one of the towers of the bridge. The ship and the bridge sustained only minor surface damage
Jan.8  Bay Bridge  NTSB joins investigation into oil tanker crash Jan.26   South of Market Banner falls off plane and onto power line in SF   The banner landed on a high voltage power line over the San Francisco Tennis Club. This is causing a disruption to service in the area Feb.5  San Francisco  SF and Oakland traffic among the worst in U.S. Feb.6   SF Downtown 7 hurt when San Francisco cable car stops quickly   A San Francisco cable car carrying about 40 passengers came to a sudden stop in the city's Nob Hill neighborhood Feb.16   Treasure Island Girl dies, 22 displaced, in Treasure Island fire
Feb.21   Eastern Span Crane falls over on new eastern span of Bay Bridge   A crane fell over while working on the new eastern span in the first significant construction accident at the site of the new spa Feb.27   West San Francisco Water main break damages S.F. homes Mar.3   SF Downtown Alcatraz triathlon competitor dies  A 46-year-old man died of cardiac arrest just after plunging into frigid bay waters in the annual Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon, held three... Mar.6  SF Sunset  SF firefighter hurt in pot-house blaze Mar.10   Daly City Three die in Daly City crash Map of 100 Eastmoor Avenue Daly City
  A fourth was critically injured when they were broadsided by a car. The man in the other vehicle stayed at the scene and wasn't hurt
Mar.11   SF Downtown Man crushed in SF subway elevator shaft   A man who was atop a rising elevator at the Montgomery Station in San Francisco was crushed Sunday night Mar.27  SF Bayview  4-alarm early morning blaze in S.F. Mar.27  San Francisco  BART train hits, kills person at Glen Park station Mar.29  SF Bayview  Car slams into home in SF's Bayview District Apr.4   Bay Bridge Ship's pilot blamed for bridge crash Apr.8   SF Sunset Record winds in SF close Great Highway
  Punishing winds howled across the Bay Area for more than three hours, upending lawn furniture, toppling trash bins, downing power lines
Apr.27   SF Bayview 4 rescued from burning boat near Candlestick Point  The men were hanging out on the bow of the Pleasure Craft boat when there was an explosion. The boat was taking on water May.9   Treasure Island Sailor dies as US race boat capsizes
  A British Olympic sailor has died after a Swedish catamaran capsized during a training session for the America's Cup in San Francisco Bay
 Andrew Simpson, who has won two Olympic gold medals in sailing, died after being trapped for about 10 minutes underneath the boat operated by the Artemis racing team
May.10  Treasure Island  America's Cup yacht nosedived, broke into pieces May.23  SF Mission  Bicyclist fatally struck by vehicle in Inner Mission May.27   Colma Three dead after vehicle accident in Colma   Two males and one female were pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The crash was first reported at 7:40 a.m. Jun.12   SF Downtown Muni bus, trolley collide - 15 injured   A low-speed collision between sent 15 people to the hospital, including 7 children who were, coincidentally, on a field trip to the Cable Car... Jun.16  South of Market  Gas leak that prompted evacuations in SF capped Jun.21   SF Marina Divers recover body after van drives into bay
  Officials say they've found the van that drove into the water at San Francisco's Marina Green and that at least one person's inside
Jul.2  Bay Bridge  Traffic heavier this morning as BART strike continues Jul.7  San Francisco  Asiana pilot in SFO crash was in training for 777 Jul.12   San Francisco   SF plane crash: Third victim dies Map of San Francisco General Hospital San Francisco
  The latest victim, who was described only as a girl under age 18, died at SF General Hospital of injuries she suffered when the Boeing 777 crashed
Jul.13   SF Bayview Two dozen injured in Bayview Muni crash Jul.22  SF Richmond  5 on mend after SF open-top bus hits wire Jul.26  Bay Bridge  Traffic reopens on bridge after rolling traffic break Aug.5   SF Downtown Big-rig fire closes WB I-80 lanes for 10 hours  A big-rig getting off the Bay Bridge caught fire during the morning commute causing a massive back up Aug.7   San Francisco Power outage affects more than 36,000 PG&E customers Aug.9  Treasure Island  4 SF firefighters hurt in Treasure Island fire Aug.15   San Francisco Bicyclist sentenced for manslaughter in SF crash Aug.25   San Francisco SF water, power supply remain safe as Rim Fire grows Sep.5   Bernal Heights SF city vehicle fatally hits woman in park grass Map of Holly Park San Francisco
  Zen monk Christine Svanemyr, 35, was killed when a SF Recreation and Parks maintenance vehicle ran over her Thursday afternoon at a park in Bernal Heights
Sep.6  San Francisco  City worker arrested in fatal hit-and-run at park in SF Sep.7   South SF Crews contain 4-alarm grass fire on San Bruno Mt Sep.8   Candlestick Man dies in fall at Candlestick before S.F. game   32-year-old Kevin Hayes of Hayward fell onto a sidewalk around the stadium and suffered serious injuries; Aitnesses said the man appeared to... Sep.14  SF Downtown  Kiwis almost capsize in America's Cup loss to Oracle Sep.27   SF Sunset   Sunset District fire kills 1-year-old girl and father   The victims were identified as Chloe Tse and her father, Raymond Tse, 33. The blaze started about 1:30 a.m. on the second-floor Sep.27   Western Addition 1 dead, 2 critically injured in SF rollover accident Sep.30  San Francisco  Driver in deadly S.F. crash released on bail Oct.5   Highway 101 Wrong-way driver accused of DUI in fatal 101 crash   Around 3:40 a.m., a driver headed north onto southbound Highway y and crashed head-on into another car. Multiple people had to be extricated Oct.6  Treasure Island  Traffic heavily impacted by Yerba Buena Island fire Oct.8   Potrero Hill Body in SF hospital stairwell - may be missing patient Map of San Francisco General Hospital San Francisco
  Police were investigating whether it was that of a woman who had been reported missing from the facility more than two weeks ago
Oct.28  SF Mission  Three-alarm fire burning in SF Mission District Nov.4  San Francisco  Man who sought safe streets killed in S.F. crash Nov.23  San Francisco  Two buildings gutted in 3-alarm fire in SF's Presidio Heights Dec.17   San Francisco Collapsed Twin Peaks home owned by prominent developer Dec.22   San Francisco Injured puppy found on conveyor belt at S.F. dump   Animal control officials are trying to figure out how a 10-week-old apricot poodle puppy ended up on a recycling conveyor belt at the city d... Dec.25  San Francisco  2 injured in 3-alarm fire on Baker St. in San Francisco Dec.31   SF Tenderloin Girl killed, two injured crossing S.F. street



San Francisco, 2013 Science & Education Timeline ... See Bay Area Science & Education timeline, World Science & Education timeline Top ^
2013 Apr.17   SF Downtown Exploratorium Moves to San Francisco's Embarcadero
Map of Pier 15 San Francisco
  The new Exploratorium is opening at Pier 15 at the heart of the city's waterfront with three times more space for hands-on, interactive exhibits
Jul.12   San Francisco Napolitano to head University of California Nov.2  Pac Bell Park  Free science festival at ballpark proves a big hit Nov.6   Treasure Island Google breaks silence about Treasure Island mystery barge  'We’re exploring using the barge as an interactive space where people can learn about new technology,' wrote a Google spokesperson



San Francisco, 2013 Sports Timeline ... See Bay Area Sports timeline, World Sports timeline Top ^
2013 Jan.12   Candlestick Kaepernick Leads 49ers' Rout  En route to a 45-31 dismantling of the Packers, Kaepernick turned in one of the finest performances ever seen by an NFL quarterback Jan.18  San Francisco  Crabtree investigated for alleged sexual assault Jan.20   49ers 49ers rally past Falcons, advance to Super Bowl
  Frank Gore ran for a pair of second-half touchdowns and the 49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 28-24
 San Francisco is in the Super Bowl for the first time since 1995. Matt Ryan 's fourth-down pass for Roddy White with 1:13 remaining was knocked down by 49ers's linebacker NaVorro Bowman
Jan.25  San Francisco  Charges won't be filed against 49ers' Crabtree Jan.27  49ers  49ers' Smith is expected to seek release Jan.28  49ers  49ers, Ravens reject Obama's safety assessment Jan.30  49ers  Culliver apologizes for homophobic remarks Feb.1  49ers  Harbaugh brothers say they could work together Feb.3   49ers Ravens win Super Bowl over 49ers, 34-29
  A power outage that puts Super Bowl on hold for 34 minutes
 After failing to score a touchdown in the first half, the 49ers have been unstoppable after a delay due to the power outage
Feb.4  49ers  49ers' Harbaugh blasts criticial non-call Feb.9   Pac Bell Park Thousands of SF Giants fans line up for Fan Fest
Feb.25   49ers 49ers made deal to trade Alex Smith Mar.3   SF Downtown Alcatraz triathlon competitor dies  A 46-year-old man died of cardiac arrest just after plunging into frigid bay waters in the annual Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon, held three... Mar.11  49ers  Ravens' Boldin traded to 49ers Mar.19   Pac Bell Park Dominican Republic completes perfect run, wins WBC title  Encarnacion hit a two-run double in the first inning, and the Dom. Republic capped a dominant, unbeaten run with a 3-0 win against Puerto Ri... Mar.29  Giants  Giants' Posey gets 9-year, $167M deal Apr.1  Giants  Kershaw's HR and shutout lead Dodgers over Giants Apr.11  Giants  Sandoval, Crawford help Giants rally for win Apr.25  49ers  Niners trade up with Cowboys, take LSU's Reid Apr.27  49ers  49ers take SC's Lattimore May.9   Treasure Island Sailor dies as US race boat capsizes
  A British Olympic sailor has died after a Swedish catamaran capsized during a training session for the America's Cup in San Francisco Bay
 Andrew Simpson, who has won two Olympic gold medals in sailing, died after being trapped for about 10 minutes underneath the boat operated by the Artemis racing team
May.10  Treasure Island  America's Cup yacht nosedived, broke into pieces May.19   South of Market Thousands run and party in Bay to Breakers   Tens of thousands of runners, walkers and partyers relished clear skies and warm temperatures to race the 102nd Bay to Breakers May.22  49ers  49ers' Crabtree tore his Achilles May.25  Pac Bell Park  Angel Pagan wins it for SF Giants with inside-the-park HR Jun.16   San Francisco Berkeley woman, Frenchman first to finish SF Marathon
Jul.13   Giants S.F.'s Lincecum no-hits Padres in 148-pitch game Jul.16  49ers  49ers LB: Kaepernick's 'Fins hat a 'huge mistake' Jul.19  49ers  Bucs ship Wright to 49ers for conditional '14 pick Jul.29   Giants Obama honors the Giants at the White House Aug.1  49ers  Report: 49ers' Culliver tears ACL, out for season Aug.10  SF Downtown  America's Cup: Luna Rossa sweeps Artemis Aug.12  Pac Bell Park  Giants fan says he threw banana at Orioles OF Aug.16  49ers  Smith struggles as 49ers rally past Chiefs, 15-13 Aug.23  Giants  Matt Cain, Brandon Beachy headed to disabled list Aug.30  San Francisco  49ers' Wallace retires after skipping final game Sep.3   Bay Bridge Bay Bridge bike, pedestrian path opens Sep.6   Pac Bell Park Petit nearly perfect as Giants beat D-Backs 3-0 Sep.7  SF Downtown  Kiwis beat Americans in 1st race of America's Cup Sep.8   Candlestick Man dies in fall at Candlestick before S.F. game   32-year-old Kevin Hayes of Hayward fell onto a sidewalk around the stadium and suffered serious injuries; Aitnesses said the man appeared to... Sep.8   Candlestick 49ers get past Packers, 34-28 Sep.12   SF Downtown With Ainslie aboard, Oracle loses twice to Kiwis Sep.12  49ers  Niners' Dixon: We're preparing for 'She-Hawks' Sep.14  SF Downtown  Kiwis almost capsize in America's Cup loss to Oracle Sep.15  SF Downtown  Kiwis regain America's Cup momentum in Race 10 Sep.15   49ers Seahawks rely on Lynch in 29-3 blowout of 49ers Sep.19  SF Downtown  Oracle stays alive as America's Cup plods along Sep.22  SF Downtown  Oracle wins twice to stay alive in America's Cup Sep.22   49ers Aldon Smith takes 'indefinite leave' from 49ers Sep.22  Candlestick  New-look Colts slam Kaepernick, 49ers in rout Sep.23  SF Downtown  Oracle wins again to stay alive in America's Cup Sep.24   SF Downtown Oracle wins 7th straight in America's Cup Sep.25   SF Downtown   Oracle Team USA wins America's Cup
  Oracle Team USA produced one of the most monumental triumphs in sporting history. A team had stared into the abyss, trailing 8-1 at one stage
 Spithill steered Oracle's 72-foot catamaran to its 8th straight victory, speeding past Dean Barker and Emirates Team New Zealand in the winner-take-all Race 19
Sep.26   Pac Bell Park Dodgers fan slain following Giants game
Map of Third and Harrison street San Francisco
  Jonathan Denver, 24, wearing Dodgers gear was stabbed to death during a fight between two groups of men following the Giants-Dodgers game
 Two men have been arrested
Sep.26  49ers  49ers' Smith gets $98K per week Sep.26  San Francisco  Police make arrest in fatal stabbing of Dodgers fan Sep.26   49ers 49ers avoid 1-3 hole with blowout win vs. Rams Sep.28  Giants  Giants, outfielder Hunter Pence agree to 5-year, $90-million deal Sep.29  Pac Bell Park  Dad of stabbed Dodgers fan makes plea for Oct.2  49ers  49ers safety says he's changing name to 'Hitner' Oct.6  Candlestick  49ers pound Schaub, Texans in lopsided 34-3 win Oct.22   San Francisco Giants, Lincecum agree to two-year, $35 million deal Oct.25  49ers  49ers haven't ruled out Smith's return this year Nov.4  Pac Bell Park  Oakland A's might play at AT&T Park next season Nov.10  Candlestick  Panthers top 49ers for their fifth consecutive win Nov.15  SF Downtown  Harbaugh joins San Fran in cheering on BatKid Nov.17  49ers  Saints top the 49ers with last-second field goal Nov.20  49ers  49ers' Brooks fined for Brees hit Nov.22  49ers  49ers sign CB Brock to 4-year, $16 million deal Nov.25   49ers Kaepernick returns to form, Griffin III struggles as 49ers drop Redskins Nov.26  49ers  49ers LB: RGIII should not be playing right now Dec.1  Candlestick  Kaepernick boosts 49ers to victory over Rams Dec.8   Candlestick 49ers edge Seahawks, but offense still flawed Dec.23   Candlestick 49ers close out Candlestick Park, punch ticket to playoffs
  San Francisco’s 34-24 victory over the Atlanta Falcons in the stadium’s finale. The 49ers have called Candlestick Park their home since 1971.    NaVorro Bowman returned the ball 89 yards for the touchdown that put the game...
Dec.24   Candlestick 30 arrests during Monday night game at The Stick
Dec.29  49ers  49ers overcome adversity, enter postseason



San Francisco, 2013 Business Timeline ... See Bay Area Business timeline, World Business timeline Top ^
2013 Jan.11  Wells Fargo  Wells Fargo posts record earnings Feb.1  Twitter  Twitter says hackers compromise 250K accounts Feb.9   Pac Bell Park Thousands of SF Giants fans line up for Fan Fest
Feb.21   Eastern Span Crane falls over on new eastern span of Bay Bridge   A crane fell over while working on the new eastern span in the first significant construction accident at the site of the new spa Feb.23   Chinatown Thousands gather for Chinese New Year parade  A line of spectators about five people deep along the parade route, with some on their tippy toes trying to get a look at the spectacle Mar.5   SF Downtown New Bay Lights art piece illuminate Bay Bridge Map of Embarcadero San Francisco
  The Bay Lights is the world's largest LED light sculpture and after months of testing, the grand lighting is finally here
 The Bay Lights is the world's largest LED light sculpture. Drivers crossing the bridge won't be able to see the display
Mar.22   San Francisco Marin Software rises in debut on the NYSE Mar.27   Golden Gate Bridge All-electronic tolling begins on the Golden Gate Bridge
   The toll booths are empty for the first time since Franklin Roosevelt. There are no more toll-takers because you can no longer use cash
Mar.27   Bay Bridge Cost of fixing faulty Bay Bridge bolts unclear
  A construction defect that could prove to be a major safety setback, discovered in some large bolts that are supposed to help hold the bridge together
Apr.6  South of Market  Tourists stabbed, robbed in SF's SOMA Apr.9   San Francisco Blue Angels grounded - no Bay Area show   The Blue Angels will not be flying over San Francisco this October, including Fleet Week., due to federal budget cuts Apr.17   Bay Bridge Caltrans ordered tests for Bay Bridge bolts in 2008  Caltrans documents show that the agency was worried about the now-broken bolts on the new Bay Bridge long before they actually failed Apr.30  Twitter  News companies warned by Twitter May.13   Bay Bridge Feds to probe repair work on bad Bay Bridge rods May.22  Twitter  Twitter adds two-factor authentication May.29  Bay Bridge  Bolt problem on bike path of new Bay Bridge Jun.3   San Francisco Zynga slashing 18% of workforce, projects bigger net loss Jun.5   San Francisco Salesforce.com buying ExactTarget for $2.34B Jun.5  San Francisco  Microsoft buys Yammer for $1.2B Jun.10   South of Market Apple revamps look of iPhone, iPad software Jun.30   SF Downtown Huge crowd gathers for San Francisco's annual Pride Parade   A colorful crowd attended this year's LGBT Pride Parade to celebrate the recent Supreme Court ruling restoring same-sex marriages in Califor... Jul.1   San Francisco Zynga CEO steps down, Microsoft exec to take post
  Zynga says its CEO, Mark Pincus, is stepping down to be replaced by Don Mattrick, the head of Microsoft's Xbox business
Jul.2  Bay Bridge  Traffic heavier this morning as BART strike continues Jul.8   Eastern Span Bay Bridge eastern span opening delayed  The problem-plagued new span will not be ready to open over Labor Day as scheduled - and possibly not until December - transportation officials... Jul.17  PG&E  PG&E could face $300 million San Bruno fine Aug.11   San Francisco   BART strike averted; Judge grants cooling off period
  San Francisco Superior Court Judge is expected to issue a formal order granting the injunction. Trains would run for at least the next 60 days
Aug.15   Bay Bridge New Bay Bridge span set to open on September 3
  After decades of debate and years of construction, the newer and safer version of the Bay Bridge will finally become a reality in just a few weeks
Aug.20  Eastern Span  Crews applying final touches to Bay Bridge Aug.27  South SF  Amgen to Buy Onyx for $10.4 Billion to Gain Cancer Drug Aug.28   Bay Bridge Bay Bridge closed; transition to new span underway
  The bridge is closed in both directions as crews begin the transitioning to the new eastern span; To remain closed through Labor Day weekend
 Last car crosses the 1936 version of Bay Bridge, ending a nearly 77-year run for the venerable eastern span
Aug.29   Bay Bridge Caltrans: Bay Bridge construction going 'very well'  A Caltrans spokesman reports that overnight construction work has gone 'very well" and everything is 'definitely on schedule' Aug.30  Bay Bridge  Work on Bay Bridge remains on schedule Aug.30  Eastern Span  Caltrans: Bay Bridge on schedule for Tuesday opening Aug.31  Bay Bridge  Construction work on Bay Bridge moving smoothly Sep.1   Eastern Span Work moving quickly on new Bay Bridge span
  Round-the-clock work to open the new eastern span is proceeding smoothly and transportation officials are putting the finishing touches on a ceremony
Sep.2  Eastern Span  Bay Bridge managers hoping for an early reopening Sep.2   Eastern Span New eastern span of Bay Bridge open
  Lt. Gov. Gavin News performed the ceremonial chain cutting at the newly refurbished toll plaza with help from SF Mayo and Oakland Mayor
 Many challenges faced during the project, technical issues like the broken bolts and political battles over the span's design that led to escalating cost
Sep.3   Eastern Span First morning commute of new Bay Bridge span  So far it has been smooth sailing for the first morning commute on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge. However, metering lights were turned... Sep.3   Bay Bridge Bay Bridge bike, pedestrian path opens Sep.3  Bay Bridge  New Bay Bridge span a big hit with commuters Sep.12   Twitter Twitter plans stock market listing
  Twitter has announced it has filed paperwork with US regulators ahead of a planned stock market flotation
Sep.18  Golden Gate Bridge  Golden Gate Bridge barrier expected next year Oct.3   Twitter Twitter plans to raise $1bn in IPO  Social networking company Twitter has said it plans to raise $1bn in its stock market debut in documents filed with US regulators Oct.8   Potrero Hill Body in SF hospital stairwell - may be missing patient Map of San Francisco General Hospital San Francisco
  Police were investigating whether it was that of a woman who had been reported missing from the facility more than two weeks ago
Oct.22   SF Downtown Apple shows off thinner iPad Air Oct.24   Twitter Twitter plans to raise $1.4bn in IPO  Twitter is to sell 70 million shares priced between $17 and $20 when the company makes its debut on the New York Stock Exchange Oct.29   Treasure Island Rumors swirl over possible Google barge in SF Bay Nov.4  Twitter  Twitter boosts IPO shares between $23-$25 Nov.5   SF Downtown 8 Washington condo project losing big in S.F. Nov.6  Twitter  Twitter sets IPO price at $26 per share Nov.7   Twitter Twitter shares jump on market debut
  Shares in the micro-blogging site Twitter opened at $45.10 each in the first minutes of trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
 That is a 73% jump from the initial asking price of $26 a share, and it means the company is now valued at a little over $31bn
Nov.7   Twitter Twitter soars to $44.90 on strong first day of trading
Nov.15   SF Downtown Batkid leads day of heroics Map of Hyde and Green street San Francisco
  5-year-old boy named Miles, of Tulelake, faced Friday as San Francisco transformed into Gotham City as part of the boy's wish to be a superhero
 The Make-A-Wish Foundation was joined by Mayor Ed Lee, Police Chief Greg Suhr - playing the fictional Commissioner Gordon - and thousands of volunteers moved by the boy's struggle with leukemia
Nov.15  SF Downtown  Harbaugh joins San Fran in cheering on BatKid Dec.31  South of Market  Bay Area prepares for New Year's Eve celebrations



San Francisco, 2013 Crime Timeline ... See Bay Area Crime timeline, World Crime timeline Top ^
2013 Jan.1   SF Mission 2 dead after shooting suspect crashes car in SF   Police say two people are dead and a third critically injured after a shooting suspect fleeing police crashed his car Jan.2  SF Tenderloin  Police hope video will lead them to dog killer Jan.6   SF Bayview Family: Boyfriend set woman on fire   The family of 25-year-old Starr Lamare who was doused in a flammable liquid then set on fire says her boyfriend is responsible for the attac... Jan.18  San Francisco  Crabtree investigated for alleged sexual assault Jan.22   San Francisco 16-year-old shot to death, another injured   Steven Rosalez was shot in the back about during a fight on the died at a hospital. Another 16-year-old boy was also shot during the melee Jan.25  San Francisco  Charges won't be filed against 49ers' Crabtree Jan.29   San Francisco SFPD searches home for remains of Kevin Collins
Map of Masonic Avenue and Page Street San Francisco
  Bones have been unearthed at a home on Masonic Avenue possibly connected to missing boy Kevin Collins, who disappeared at age 10 in 1984
Feb.1  Twitter  Twitter says hackers compromise 250K accounts Feb.6   San Francisco Police release new details in Kevin Collins case   Police are hoping someone will come forward with info on a man who may have been the last to see 10-year-old before he disappeared nearly 30... Mar.2   San Francisco Police shoot, kill suspect after vehicle pursuit Mar.6   SF Bayview SFPD SWAT in tense standoff in Bayview District Mar.6  SF Sunset  SF firefighter hurt in pot-house blaze Mar.14  San Francisco  Homeland Security agent facing child porn charges Mar.23   South of Market At least three men shot at 330 Ritch nightclub   The shooting occurred at about 1:15 a.m., at the nightclub 330 Ritch, located in South Beach neighborhood, about one block from AT&T Park Mar.30  SF Mission  College student killed in SF Mission District shooting Apr.6  South of Market  Tourists stabbed, robbed in SF's SOMA Apr.7   SF Mission 2 shot by officer when person points replica gun Apr.13  Cow Palace  Events bring out both sides of gun control debate Apr.18  Potrero Hill  Police officer shoots suspect in Potrero Hill May.28  SF Mission  3 wounded in San Francisco shooting Jul.12   South of Market 2 dead in Brannan St. shooting, suspect in custody   The two people killed were both inside Victoga, Inc. at GiftCenter & JewelryMart complex. The suspect fled, but then surrendered Jul.21  SF Tenderloin  Gun battle in SF's Tenderloin leaves 1 dead, 1 hurt Jul.29   San Francisco 12 kids rescued in Bay Area segment of sex sweep Jul.31  San Francisco  Man pleads not guilty to SF JewelryMart murders Aug.12  Pac Bell Park  Giants fan says he threw banana at Orioles OF Aug.13  SF Mission  Historic bust in San Francisco nets $1.5 million in drugs Aug.15   San Francisco Bicyclist sentenced for manslaughter in SF crash Aug.24   SF Marina Woman fatally stabbed, armed suspect shot and arrested in SF Sep.6  San Francisco  City worker arrested in fatal hit-and-run at park in SF Sep.19  Potrero Hill  1 dead, 1 hurt in shooting on SF's Potrero Hill Sep.26   Pac Bell Park Dodgers fan slain following Giants game Map of Third and Harrison street San Francisco
  Jonathan Denver, 24, wearing Dodgers gear was stabbed to death during a fight between two groups of men following the Giants-Dodgers game
 Two men have been arrested
Sep.26  San Francisco  Police make arrest in fatal stabbing of Dodgers fan Sep.29  Pac Bell Park  Dad of stabbed Dodgers fan makes plea for Sep.30  San Francisco  Driver in deadly S.F. crash released on bail Oct.5   Highway 101 Wrong-way driver accused of DUI in fatal 101 crash   Around 3:40 a.m., a driver headed north onto southbound Highway y and crashed head-on into another car. Multiple people had to be extricated Oct.14   San Francisco One of the 3 people shot tonight on Rose St. in SF died at the hospital Oct.22   San Francisco Graffiti covers Glen Park BART station Nov.17  South of Market  San Francisco shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured Dec.1   SF Bayview Person selling game console is robbed, killed in S.F. Dec.15   Bernal Heights Shooting in Bernal Heights kills boy, 16, another injured Dec.24   Candlestick 30 arrests during Monday night game at The Stick



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2013 Jan.8  Bay Bridge  NTSB joins investigation into oil tanker crash Jan.15  SF City Hall  SFO could be renamed for Harvey Milk Jan.26   SF Downtown Thousands attend abortion rallies in San Francisco   ens of thousands of anti-abortion advocates from all over Northern California joined in the 9th annual 'March for Life' rally Jan.30  49ers  Culliver apologizes for homophobic remarks Feb.17   SF Downtown Thousands to rally against Keystone XL Pipeline
Apr.9   San Francisco Blue Angels grounded - no Bay Area show   The Blue Angels will not be flying over San Francisco this October, including Fleet Week., due to federal budget cuts Apr.13  Cow Palace  Events bring out both sides of gun control debate Apr.15   San Francisco Bay Area cops on alert after Boston bombings   Around 3:21 p.m. the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management activated the Emergency Operations Center to Level Alpha May.13   Bay Bridge Feds to probe repair work on bad Bay Bridge rods May.27   SF Presidio Veterans honored at Presidio in San Francisco Jun.14   SF Richmond VP Biden in San Francisco for Democratic fundraiser Jun.26   SF City Hall Gay marriage supporters celebrate Prop 8 decision   City leaders, members of the LGBT community and their supporters packed the rotunda to be part of history Jun.28   San Francisco California gay marriage ban lifted
  A US appeals court has lifted a ban on same-sex marriages in California, following a Supreme Court ruling
Jun.28   SF City Hall Plaintiffs in California's Prop. 8 case wed in SF
Jun.30   SF Downtown Huge crowd gathers for San Francisco's annual Pride Parade   A colorful crowd attended this year's LGBT Pride Parade to celebrate the recent Supreme Court ruling restoring same-sex marriages in Califor... Jul.12   San Francisco Napolitano to head University of California Jul.12   San Francisco   SF plane crash: Third victim dies Map of San Francisco General Hospital San Francisco
  The latest victim, who was described only as a girl under age 18, died at SF General Hospital of injuries she suffered when the Boeing 777 crashed
Jul.14  SF Downtown  Bay Area groups march in support of Trayvon Martin Jul.20   SF Downtown More Trayvon Martin rallies held in Bay Area   The rally in San Francisco started at 9 a.m. and the rally in Oakland will be held at noon at the Federal Building on Clay Street Jul.29   Giants Obama honors the Giants at the White House Aug.11   San Francisco   BART strike averted; Judge grants cooling off period
  San Francisco Superior Court Judge is expected to issue a formal order granting the injunction. Trains would run for at least the next 60 days
Aug.12  Pac Bell Park  Giants fan says he threw banana at Orioles OF Sep.10   Western Span   Bay Bridge span, against Gov. Brown's wishes, set to be renamed   One of the most famous roadway is on the verge of being named after Willie L. Brown, Jr., one of its most well-known and controversial polit... Sep.12  Western Span  Plan to rename Bay Bridge after Willie Brown approved Nov.5   SF Downtown 8 Washington condo project losing big in S.F.
Nov.20  SF City Hall  Report: Batkid cost San Francisco $105,000 Nov.25   Chinatown Obama's immigration speech interrupted by anti-deportation hecklers Map of 1199 Mason St San Francisco
  President Barack Obama at Betty Ong Recreation Center has his speech interrupted by Ju Hong, right on stage, who heckled him about anti-deportation policies