Alex Hobbs

Author's details

Name: Alex Hobbs
Date registered: April 20, 2015

Latest posts

  1. Portola’s Kids Approve Of The McLaren Park Horses — May 18, 2017
  2. Spotlight on the Portola’s Renel Brooks-Moon — May 11, 2017
  3. Renew The Avenue! Theater Facade To Be Restored & More! — May 8, 2017
  4. Cinco De Mayo Celebration & Mother’s Day Jewelry Party — May 5, 2017
  5. May Thursday Night Music Lineup: Never A Cover, Always A Great Band! — May 4, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. Grocery Outlet to Replace Fresh & Easy — 14 comments
  2. HGTV Show Calls the Portola “Up and Coming”…then we get dissed. — 7 comments
  3. Answering Simon’s Call — 6 comments
  4. Portography: Sunset In The Portola District — 3 comments
  5. Portola Co-Stars in Commercial — 3 comments

Author's posts listings

Apr 17

The Wild Parrots Of The Portola

San Francisco’s famous Parrots (specifically Telegraph Hill’s) have been expanding their flocks and territory further into the city’s other neighborhoods for years now. One of those flocks – perhaps more – have made their home in the trees on the hill between Woolsey Street and the north end of Burton High School. The Parrots have …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2017/04/wild-parrots-portola/

Apr 13

April Music Lineup: F.D.R.’s Live Music Thursdays

Here is your April music lineup at F.D.R. on San Bruno Ave. Every Thursday they will be featuring a local band with no cover (but tips encouraged)! Parts & Labor Thursday, April 13, 2017 7:00pm 10:00pm Ferment.Drink.Repeat – FDR Brewery 2636 San Bruno Ave. S.F. Parts & Labor puts out a rockin’ mix of New …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2017/04/april-music-lineup-f-d-r-s-live-music-thursdays/

Apr 12

Take A Tax Break: Canoeing & Community Hike This Saturday in McLaren

April 15th maybe one of the most dreaded days of the year.  But thankfully, with the tax deadline extended to the 18th this year, all of us procrastinators are getting an extension.  So, instead of digging though receipts and 1099 forms this Saturday, we suggest heading out to the park to join in on one of …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2017/04/take-tax-break-canoeing-community-hike-saturday-mclaren/

Apr 10

Portola Mapped Through The Lense Of A 2nd Grade Class

The San Francisco School’s class of 2021 created a fun map of the Portola. Many of the little aspects of the neighborhood that us busy adults tend to miss have been artistically captured by the unspoiled eyes of youth. The black and white map highlights landmarks such as the beloved greenhouses to the not so loved …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2017/04/portola-mapped-through-the-lense-of-a-2nd-grade-class/

Apr 06

Live Music Every Thursday At The Brewery -First April Show Tonight

With only hours to spare, here is tonight’s musical act at the Brewery.  We have received word that performances are booked through June and we will release a full list when available.If you haven’t been already, Ferment Drink Repeat is located at 2636 San Bruno Ave. Click here for FDR’s event’s page for more upcoming events and shows. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2017/04/live-music-every-thursday-brewery-first-april-show-tonight/

Apr 04

Join The Portola Beautification Movement This Saturday!

We reported last month on the installation of the new “Welcome to the Portola” sign, now on the side of Ruth’s Children’s Shoppe at the corner of San Bruno Avenue and Silliman Street.  We noticed that over this past weekend, even more exciting changed have spring up in the area as well. The Portola Urban Greening …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2017/04/join-portola-beautification-movement-saturday/

Apr 03

P.N.A. Decluttering San Bruno Ave.

The Portola Neighborhood Association’s Safety & Transportation Committee’s goal is to improve the functionality of San Bruno Ave. Not a small task by any measure. They achieved a milestone in their efforts to make the sidewalks less visually and physically crowded with the installation of improved news racks. The new racks have replaced the long …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2017/04/p-n-de-cluttering-san-bruno-ave/

Mar 28

Community Comes Together To Celebrate San Francisco’s Garden District

As we reported several weeks back and as you may have already noticed, a prominent mural has popped up almost over night. The new sign which was created by the Portola Urban Greening Committee (P.U.G.), welcomes visitors and residents to “San Francisco’s Garden District.”  It was publicly unveiled Saturday (3/11) during a well attended dedication event …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2017/03/community-comes-together-celebrate-san-franciscos-garden-district/

Older posts «

» Newer posts