Tag Archive: community

Jan 22

Portolans for Life: Celebrating 50 Years Of Friendship in the Neighborhood they Love

Back in 1968, ten girls met in grade school and formed a friendship that is as strong today as it was then. Rosanne Field, formerly Rosie Maffei, reached out to us wanting to share the story of the group’s friendship and their bond with the Portola.  Rosanne, who now resides in Lincoln, CA surrounded by …

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Sep 14

Goettingen St. (and beyond) Neighbors Beautifying the Portola

Gardeners all over the neighborhood are scrambling with last minute weeding, mulching and planting in preparation for the upcoming 9th annual Portola Garden Tour. The neighbors of the G.N.G (Goettigen Neighbors Group) are no exception as they spent Saturday together sprucing up the Goettingen Street staircase. Work began very early (10 a.m.) with some light …

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Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2015/09/goettingen-st-beyond-neighbors-beautifying-portola/

Mar 30

Community Safety night with our police

Good turnout from the local neighborhood

Last night I attended a crime prevention meeting on San Bruno Ave. In response to some recent local incidents the San Francisco Community Empowerment Center (SFCEC) asked police officers from our Bayview station to speak to the community. We were honored with the presence of the station Captain, Paul Chignell along with five other officers. The …

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