SNAPS


SNAP: Hoofing it to the deli

There’s a white horse on the top of Newkirk’s Deli, which opened two days ago at 1002 Potrero street. Although it looks like a plaster of Paris statue, it’s made of fiberglass.  “It weighs sixty pounds. You can sit on it!” owner Ryan Newkirk Blumenthal, who has been working for a couple months renovating the former site of the New...

SF Mission’s Pop’s Bar celebrates 80 years

Legend has it that Pop’s Bar has been peddling booze on 24th Street since the dark days of prohibition, so it should come as no surprise that the neighborhood institution is turning 80.   On Tuesday morning, a few patrons were scattered around the bar, and one of the bartenders was whipping up a special cure — a dash of...

Cyclist in life-threatening condition after 24th Street collision

A 48-year-old male cyclist was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after colliding with a car on 24th and Guerrero streets around 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, police report. Police say he went through a red light on his bicycle and struck a vehicle. We will update this story if and when more information becomes available. Robbery  A 45-year-old man was...