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Mashable
The Death Star was as big as Florida, and other boggling size comparisonsALSO: Artist leaves dress in the Dead Sea and it turns into a glittering master
The Death Star was as big as Florida, and other boggling size comparisons
Mashable / Posted 23 hours ago
ALSO: Artist leaves dress in the Dead Sea and it turns into a glittering masterpieceThe Dionysus asteroid above the Golden Gate bridge "I had a little bit of down time and wanted to experiment with compositing 3D models into photos as it's... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
OctobrightPresidio Trust Park Site-specific multi-artist installation in and around the
Octobright
Bay Area Reporter / Posted yesterday
Presidio Trust Park Site-specific multi-artist installation in and around the historic gun turrets overlooking the bay and Golden Gate Bridge; curated by Cheryl Haines with the For Site Foundation. Thru Dec. 18. www.for-site.org Katya... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Fishing the North Coast: Upper Klamath size restrictions begin next weekjunction with the Eel River to the end of Golden Gate Drive near Bridgeville (a
Fishing the North Coast: Upper Klamath size restrictions begin next week
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted yesterday
junction with the Eel River to the end of Golden Gate Drive near Bridgeville (approximately 4,000 feet upstream of Little Golden Gate Bridge. Minimum flow: 150 cfs at the gauging station near Grizzly Creek Redwoods State Park. Mattole River: The... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Second seed advances at Tiburon Challengera 45. Swim Across America About 15 Tam High students, including players from
Second seed advances at Tiburon Challenger
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
a 45. Swim Across America About 15 Tam High students, including players from the water polo team, will swim under the Golden Gate Bridge on Saturday as part of Swim Across America in an effort to raise money for pediatric cancer research. The... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Marin Co. judge to decide drifters' fate Fridayof methamphetamine, and later met up with Lampley and Alligood at Fisherman's
Marin Co. judge to decide drifters' fate Friday
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
of methamphetamine, and later met up with Lampley and Alligood at Fisherman's Wharf. All three slept at Vista Point at the Golden Gate Bridge that night, he said. Angold said the next day they headed north to Marin County, Alligood and Lampley on... Read more
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CNET
2016 Fiat 124: Does the world need a Miata in drag? (CNET On Cars, Episode 97at all [MUSIC] Welcome back to CNet on cars. Coming to you from our home at the
2016 Fiat 124: Does the world need a Miata in drag? (CNET On Cars, Episode 97
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
at all [MUSIC] Welcome back to CNet on cars. Coming to you from our home at the Mount Tam Motor Club, just north of the Golden Gate Bridge. Okay, next email comes in from Peter. He's writing in from Thailand. He says, when carmakers are in... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Dan Dibley returns to morning sports radioin 2011. Swim Across America About 15 Tam High students, including players fr
Dan Dibley returns to morning sports radio
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
in 2011. Swim Across America About 15 Tam High students, including players from the water polo team, will swim under the Golden Gate Bridge on Saturday as part of Swim Across America in an effort to raise money for pediatric cancer research. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Drifter explains choice of killing victims, dream of pot farmbut found them again at Fisherman’s Wharf. He said he stole a bike and a bottle
Drifter explains choice of killing victims, dream of pot farm
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
but found them again at Fisherman’s Wharf. He said he stole a bike and a bottle of whiskey and they rode across the Golden Gate Bridge, spending the night at the vista point, where Angold said he sold tourists LSD. In Sausalito, Angold said... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Druggie drifters said to kill rashly amid dream of starting pot farmbut found them again at Fisherman’s Wharf. He said he stole a bike and a bottle
Druggie drifters said to kill rashly amid dream of starting pot farm
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
but found them again at Fisherman’s Wharf. He said he stole a bike and a bottle of whiskey and they rode across the Golden Gate Bridge, spending the night at the vista point, where Angold said sold tourists LSD. In Sausalito, Angold said he... Read more
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CNET
Toyota Mirai: Holy grail or high-tech mirage? (CNET On Cars, Episode 98[MUSIC] Welcome back to CNET On Cars. Coming to you from our home here at the M
Toyota Mirai: Holy grail or high-tech mirage? (CNET On Cars, Episode 98
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
[MUSIC] Welcome back to CNET On Cars. Coming to you from our home here at the Mount Tam Motor Club, just north of The Golden Gate Bridge. Well here we are, just past Labor Day. As we're shooting this show and that means The end of the last... Read more
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News.com.au
Top attractions slammed by brutal Trip Advisor reviews — including the Sydney Opera Houseugly and too many people,” one reviewer said. “Prefer Blackpool Tower or Roc d’
Top attractions slammed by brutal Trip Advisor reviews — including the Sydney Opera House
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
ugly and too many people,” one reviewer said. “Prefer Blackpool Tower or Roc d’Enfer. Nice river though. Mmmmmmmmmm.” 2. GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE, SAN FRANCISCO “It isn’t even gold,” a Trip Advisor traveller said. “It’s red and windy and cold and I... Read more
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The Mercury News
Golden Gate Bridge toll growth unlikely to ebbWith myriad capital projects in its future, a transit system to operate and sal
Golden Gate Bridge toll growth unlikely to ebb
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
With myriad capital projects in its future, a transit system to operate and salaries and benefits to pay, the Golden Gate Bridge district appears unlikely to curtail toll increases any time soon. Last week bridge officials announced a $51 million... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Fog city feast: Affordable foodie eats in San FranciscoBacon Bacon (bacon), etc. -- tend to a hungry audience enjoying free yoga class
Fog city feast: Affordable foodie eats in San Francisco
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
Bacon Bacon (bacon), etc. -- tend to a hungry audience enjoying free yoga classes on the lawn between bites, with a sweet Golden Gate Bridge backdrop. Choosing between all the eating options and great food neighborhoods in and around San... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Golden Gate Bridge Officials Ask for More Time to Fund Suicide BarrierThe Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District wants more time to
Golden Gate Bridge Officials Ask for More Time to Fund Suicide Barrier
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District wants more time to come up with the funding for a long-discussed suicide prevention barrier. The district's board of directors unanimously voted Friday to let its staff request a 90-day... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 26Marc Matheson, Inverness Time to consider some alternatives to bridge net I a
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 26
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Marc Matheson, Inverness Time to consider some alternatives to bridge net I am in favor of reducing the suicides on the Golden Gate Bridge. However, as the price of the suicide net increases, my support decreases. I propose a different... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Not just backpacker rest stops, today’s hostels are about comfort and communityhostel, I hiked the recreation area’s trails, took photos of flora and fauna, a
Not just backpacker rest stops, today’s hostels are about comfort and community
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
hostel, I hiked the recreation area’s trails, took photos of flora and fauna, and watched sunset light play on the Golden Gate Bridge. Back in the hostel’s communal room, visitors quietly dined, read, played board games and chatted. I... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Lessons learned pedaling from Larkspur to Mill Valleyfar more bang for the taxpayer’s buck. The Greenway, partially in place, is a
Lessons learned pedaling from Larkspur to Mill Valley
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 5 days ago
far more bang for the taxpayer’s buck. The Greenway, partially in place, is a multiuse path envisioned to run from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Sonoma County line. Based on current usage in southern and central Marin, there’s little doubt that... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area earthquake probabilities increase, updated USGS forecast sayskey sections of Highway 101 at the Richardson Bay Bridge, the Corte Madera Cree
Bay Area earthquake probabilities increase, updated USGS forecast says
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
key sections of Highway 101 at the Richardson Bay Bridge, the Corte Madera Creek Bridge and the San Rafael viaduct. The Golden Gate Bridge district is retrofitting the entire span. When finished, the upgrade will allow the bridge to withstand an... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 24Bridge is cashing in on bike tourists The only interest the Golden Gate Bridge
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 24
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Bridge is cashing in on bike tourists The only interest the Golden Gate Bridge district has in rebuilding a new ferry landing in Sausalito is to cash in on loading the ferry with more tourists with bikes, not for the local commuters, and the unique... Read more
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Petluma360.com
SMART considering banning talking on cellphones aboard trainsprivacy and your boundaries.” But David Rabbitt, a Sonoma County supervisor wh
SMART considering banning talking on cellphones aboard trains
Petluma360.com / Posted 6 days ago
privacy and your boundaries.” But David Rabbitt, a Sonoma County supervisor who serves on the boards of both SMART and the Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District, said he prefers a policy that discourages, but does not ban,... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Explore San Carlos Bay with the Sanibel Sea Schoolyou go over the San Francisco Bridge, no one crosses the San Francisco Bridge,
Explore San Carlos Bay with the Sanibel Sea School
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
you go over the San Francisco Bridge, no one crosses the San Francisco Bridge, they cross the San Francisco Bay on the Golden Gate Bridge. We lost the reality that San Carlos Bay is an entity. If you sort of ask people where San Carlos Bay is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'End of Summer Celebration' to benefit autistic entrepreneur; Tuck's Tooques to kickoff East Coast Tourhave logged more than 24,000 miles, visiting 36 national parks and 26 states. T
'End of Summer Celebration' to benefit autistic entrepreneur; Tuck's Tooques to kickoff East Coast Tour
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
have logged more than 24,000 miles, visiting 36 national parks and 26 states. Trip highlights include sailing under the Golden Gate Bridge on San Francisco Bay, a week as guests of a park ranger in Grand Canyon National Park, two weeks in a... Read more
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FOX News
What Is Going on With the Floating Homes of Sausalito?it all -- without actually going anywhere! It's little wonder that the floating
What Is Going on With the Floating Homes of Sausalito?
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
it all -- without actually going anywhere! It's little wonder that the floating home community on the Marin side of the Golden Gate Bridge is one of the San Francisco Bay Area's liveliest, and little discussed, real estate markets. By our... Read more
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USA Today
America’s best train journeys, rankedeagle flying over the Colorado River right next to the train.” The journey ends
America’s best train journeys, ranked
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
eagle flying over the Colorado River right next to the train.” The journey ends with one last bucket list sight: the Golden Gate Bridge. Looking out the windows of the California Zephyr, you’ll see the same sights that enchanted 19th-century... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
ArtardisPresidio Trust Park Site-specific multi-artist installation in and around the
Artardis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Presidio Trust Park Site-specific multi-artist installation in and around the historic gun turrets overlooking the bay and Golden Gate Bridge; curated by Cheryl Haines with the For Site Foundation. Thru Dec. 18. www.for-site.org Jacquiline De Muro... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Celebrating the Fourth of July in San Franciscoin reputation. Those four syllables conjure up a wealth of images — steep stree
Celebrating the Fourth of July in San Francisco
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
in reputation. Those four syllables conjure up a wealth of images — steep streets, free love, trams and — inevitably — the Golden Gate Bridge with the fog rolling in. Other things have been rolling in too: money (Silicon Valley) and tourists (17... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Great memorable national park roadsArea. This 5-mile, year-round road (also popular with bicyclists) climbs into t
Great memorable national park roads
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
Area. This 5-mile, year-round road (also popular with bicyclists) climbs into the Marin Headlands and looks down on the Golden Gate Bridge, with San Francisco beyond it. Near its end is the Point Bonita Lighthouse. www.nps.gov/goga ▪... Read more
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CNET
Benz CLA250: Just too little Mercedes? (CNET On Cars, Episode 36CNET UK at cnet.com slash X gone. Welcome back to CNET on cars from our home at
Benz CLA250: Just too little Mercedes? (CNET On Cars, Episode 36
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
CNET UK at cnet.com slash X gone. Welcome back to CNET on cars from our home at the -- -- of -- do we react just north of a Golden Gate Bridge. You know you may have seen our recent video on the deal Mazda three and it was powered by something... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Building more hurdles to solving Sausalito dock debateHow long does it take to design a new ferry landing? If it involves the Golden
Building more hurdles to solving Sausalito dock debate
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 8 days ago
How long does it take to design a new ferry landing? If it involves the Golden Gate Bridge district and the Sausalito City Council, plan for 17 months of meetings, modified designs, spending of public dollars, political posturing and, now, a... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
New Cam Streams Life on Mysterious Farallon Islandsof San Francisco. For most people, that’s as much as they’ve ever seen of the m
New Cam Streams Life on Mysterious Farallon Islands
NBC Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
of San Francisco. For most people, that’s as much as they’ve ever seen of the mysterious islands 30 miles outside the Golden Gate Bridge, which are off-limits to the public because of their fragile habitat to thousands of birds and sea... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
My Charon-aadded stories to Bluff lore, like when police separated and interrogated them f
My Charon-a
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
added stories to Bluff lore, like when police separated and interrogated them for two hours after a misadventure on the Golden Gate Bridge. It wasn't fun, but it's a nice memory of their last hurrah with drummer Sarah Anne DeGraw, who they knew... Read more
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The Chronicle
Recess Interviews: Sgt. Briggsby Sgt. Kevin Briggs, a retired California Highway Patrol officer. Briggs patro
Recess Interviews: Sgt. Briggs
The Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
by Sgt. Kevin Briggs, a retired California Highway Patrol officer. Briggs patrolled the southern end of San Francisco’s Golden Gate bridge, a popular place for suicide attempts, for almost 20 years; in his talk, he recounted his experiences and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Five of the best places in the USA to visit in autumnof September to November actually bring warmer temperatures — and fewer crowds.
Five of the best places in the USA to visit in autumn
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
of September to November actually bring warmer temperatures — and fewer crowds. Enjoy spectacular, clear views of the Golden Gate Bridge and the city from your hike up to Twin Peaks.The months autumn months of September to November tend to be... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Bay Area Public Safety Agencies Buffing Up Securitycontinue to monitor the events in New York City and New Jersey and are in const
Bay Area Public Safety Agencies Buffing Up Security
NBC Bay Area / Posted 10 days ago
continue to monitor the events in New York City and New Jersey and are in constant contact with federal authorities. The Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District along with SamTrans are maintaining normal security measures, but are... Read more
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The Chronicle
'Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge' stresses importance of communication in suicide prevention FridayFormer California Highway Patrol Officer Kevin Briggs has saved more than 200 p
'Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge' stresses importance of communication in suicide prevention Friday
The Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Former California Highway Patrol Officer Kevin Briggs has saved more than 200 people from jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge, and Friday he told Duke students how. Briggs, who worked as “the negotiator” and “the guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge”... Read more
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The Current
Counseling Services Offers Training to Prevent Suicide – The Currentcomes with feeling so alone. A man named Ken Hines is one of only thirty-six pe
Counseling Services Offers Training to Prevent Suicide – The Current
The Current / Posted 11 days ago
comes with feeling so alone. A man named Ken Hines is one of only thirty-six people to have ever survived jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge, and now he travels around the world talking about his experience and teaching suicide prevention skills.... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Electric-Vehicle Mileage Record Set In California Thanks To The Convenience Of True Zero Hydrogen-Fuel NetworkBoard has arrived! "We did some city driving, we drove through the mountains,
Electric-Vehicle Mileage Record Set In California Thanks To The Convenience Of True Zero Hydrogen-Fuel Network
The Auto Channel / Posted 13 days ago
Board has arrived! "We did some city driving, we drove through the mountains, we stopped to take photos, we crossed the golden gate bridge, we stopped to talk to reporters, and we even crossed into Reno. The Mirai can go more than 300... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bay Area whale, wildlife sightings hit a peakbecame a great spectacle in the bay. There were several episodes when 10 to 12
Bay Area whale, wildlife sightings hit a peak
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
became a great spectacle in the bay. There were several episodes when 10 to 12 whales were seen roaming just outside the Golden Gate Bridge. Whales were also sighted near the shore of Horseshoe Cove inside the north end of the Golden Gate Bridge,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
5 budget-friendly fall travel getawaysto leave your heart (and your wallet) in San Francisco, but you can see the ico
5 budget-friendly fall travel getaways
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
to leave your heart (and your wallet) in San Francisco, but you can see the iconic sights of the Bay Area such as the Golden Gate Bridge, the cable cars, Lombard Street, and the seals at Pier 39 for free. Muir Woods is across the bay, and... Read more
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Orange County Register
San Juan Capistrano comedian stands up to prevent suicideswould you still want to end your life?” I once read that someone had interviewe
San Juan Capistrano comedian stands up to prevent suicides
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
would you still want to end your life?” I once read that someone had interviewed people who had survived jumping off of the Golden Gate Bridge. To a person, they had regretted their decision on the way down. With suicide there can be a mental... Read more
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The Mercury News
Silicon Valley needs a landmarkSilicon Valley needs help. What is it? Where is it? Who is in it? Its borders
Silicon Valley needs a landmark
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Silicon Valley needs help. What is it? Where is it? Who is in it? Its borders have become so blurred that the Golden Gate Bridge is often used as a symbol of the valley by national and international media. That is why the San Jose Silicon Valley... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Cruising California’s coast on the tall ship Lady WashingtonSAUSALITO, Calif. — My passage on the tall ship Lady Washington as it headed to
Cruising California’s coast on the tall ship Lady Washington
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 days ago
SAUSALITO, Calif. — My passage on the tall ship Lady Washington as it headed to sea beneath the Golden Gate Bridge wasn’t how I’d pictured it. I’d imagined bellying sails tweaked by rigging-scampering deckhands as the jaunty ship with its cheerful... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Richard ‘Dick’ Bernard Greenesense of awe Richard felt standing on the deck of the transport ship as it depa
Richard ‘Dick’ Bernard Greene
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
sense of awe Richard felt standing on the deck of the transport ship as it departed San Francisco and passed underneath the Golden Gate Bridge on its way to Korea stayed with him forever. After returning from his Army service in Korea and being... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Coastal art installationsScott, a deactivated coastal defense complex at the Presidio. Though the rugged
Coastal art installations
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
Scott, a deactivated coastal defense complex at the Presidio. Though the ruggedly beautiful area, which overlooks the Golden Gate Bridge and the Pacific Ocean, is spectacular, the site reinforces rather than overwhelms the exhibition's primary... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
People powerPresidio Trust Park Site-specific multi-artist installation in and around the
People power
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
Presidio Trust Park Site-specific multi-artist installation in and around the historic gun turrets overlooking the bay and Golden Gate Bridge; curated by Cheryl Haines with the For Site Foundation. Thru Dec. 18. www.for-site.org Looking Through... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Quinn: Silicon Valley is still the tech industry’s Mecca, for nowin places as far-flung as downtown San Mateo, Market Street in San Francisco an
Quinn: Silicon Valley is still the tech industry’s Mecca, for now
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
in places as far-flung as downtown San Mateo, Market Street in San Francisco and adjacent to BART in Pleasanton. Is the Golden Gate Bridge the new symbol of the tech industry? Local experts say absolutely not: Traditional Silicon Valley is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Mt. Tam photo may be 1 of the most stunning Calif. landscape shots everappearance as it slithered over the ridge below," Montezemolo told the Colossal
Mt. Tam photo may be 1 of the most stunning Calif. landscape shots ever
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
appearance as it slithered over the ridge below," Montezemolo told the Colossal. "For the past year I've been crossing the Golden Gate Bridge several times a week to photograph the beautiful landscapes, seascapes and fog of Marin County, just north... Read more
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The Mercury News
Silicon Valley is still the tech industry’s Mecca, for nowin places as far-flung as downtown San Mateo, Market Street in San Francisco an
Silicon Valley is still the tech industry’s Mecca, for now
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
in places as far-flung as downtown San Mateo, Market Street in San Francisco and adjacent to BART in Pleasanton. Is the Golden Gate Bridge the new symbol of the tech industry? Local experts say absolutely not: traditional Silicon Valley is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
At home with Lego artist Adam Reed Tuckeris 13 Tucker renditions of what might be called great moments in architecture a
At home with Lego artist Adam Reed Tucker
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
is 13 Tucker renditions of what might be called great moments in architecture and engineering, including a 60-foot-long Golden Gate Bridge (64,500 bricks) and a Roman coliseum shown in cutaway to expose its manner of construction (22,500... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 14and only the Chinese could use Highway 101, with the rest of us having to use t
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 14
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 16 days ago
and only the Chinese could use Highway 101, with the rest of us having to use the side roads. We couldn’t use the Golden Gate Bridge, of course, and would have to leave our cars in Marin and then walk across to get to work in the... Read more
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