African children’s tale is parable for our timeThe Handful Players, a children’s company that performs at the African American Art & Culture Complex in the Western Addition, are giving a free performance of ChinakaAfter the bully caterpillar takes over a rabbit’s hut, it says, I’m going to build a fence around it and make you pay for it.[...] the animals get to together to oppose the Long One, and with their help, the rabbit gets the Long One out of his hut.P.S. In Los Angeles, Mark Share was struck by a sign on a vacated space: “The National Center for the Preservation of Democracy is closed.”, who died on the last day of March, the New York LGBT Film and Media nonprofit Newfest, NYC Pride, and a team from Ogilvy & Mather created a rainbow-hued typeface.Jerry Barrish, who was busy as a bail bondsman during the Summer of Love, attended the de Young exhibition on the era, and found himself locked up — in traffic.After the museum closed at 5:15 p.m., he says, it took him an hour and 15 minutes to get out of the garage.All six of America’s 2016 Nobel Prize winners are immigrants.The Bay Area Longshoremen’s Memorial Association had a rededication event on Wednesday, April 19, for the restored mini-park at Taylor and Beach, whereupon stands Benjamin Bufano’s 18-foot-tall statue of St. Francis.After its first unveiling in Paris, Bufano’s 13-ton granite sculpture was shipped in 1955 to San Francisco to be installed at the St. Francis Church in North Beach.The church didn’t like it, says association treasurer Mike Villeggiante, and the statue was sent to Oakland for installation at a restaurant.A Mill Valley man was surprised that a friend of his who was being prepared for surgery was asked in a phone interview: “Is anybody in your house abusing you verbally or physically?”[...] on Monday, April 24, the day the Frisky Scale appeared in this column, Mac McCarthy was struck by the Peanuts cartoon of the day:
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AROUND THE WEB
- African children’s tale is parable for our time
By Leah Garchik - Monday Apr 24, 2017
- Could the Rockaways Survive Another Sandy?
By LUIS FERRÉ-SADURNÍ - Thursday Jul 13, 2017
Residents are bracing for the worst, wondering whether measures taken so far are enough to keep devastation of the Queens community at bay.
- Ship traffic, July 15
By San Francisco Marine Exchange - Friday Jul 14, 2017
Ship traffic Due to arrive today SHIP FROM PORT APL China San Pedro, Los Angeles County OAK Astrea Anacortes, Wash. MRZ Ever Lunar Los Angeles OAK Gustav Maersk Long Beach OAK Hyundai Busan Los Angeles OAK ID Pioneer Panama Canal PBG Star Loen Ensenada, Mexico SFO YM Mandate Los Angeles OAK Due to depart today SHIP TO PORT Bishu Highway Portland RCH CMA CGM T. Jefferson Fuqing, China OAK MSC Clea Long Beach OAK Source: S.F. Marine Exchange
- Oakland bans sale of flavored tobacco
Wednesday Jul 19, 2017
The East Bay Times reports (http://bayareane.ws/2tqzibi ) that the city council voted unanimously around midnight Wednesday to prohibit the sale of menthol cigarettes and flavored blunt wraps. Tobacco manufacturers, vaping groups and a grocer association are aiming to reverse that law. The American Heart Association says Big Tobacco uses flavored tobacco products to bait young people into addiction.
- Flexport to Open First Warehouse in Southern California
Monday Jul 17, 2017
Freight-services startup Flexport Inc. is stepping off the cloud and into the real world. The San Francisco-based firm, which helps customers arrange freight shipments online, will open its first warehouse on Aug. 1 near the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.