Meet Your Neighbors http://kalw.org en Meet your neighbors: San Francisco's Arguello Market is more than just a turkey sandwich http://kalw.org/post/meet-your-neighbors-san-franciscos-arguello-market-more-just-turkey-sandwich <p></p><p>When I moved to San Francisco’s Inner Richmond last year, I found a lot of things to like -- Golden Gate Park, Ocean Beach, even the fog. But when I started telling people exactly where I lived, they only cared about one thing: the turkey sandwiches at the Arguello Market. When I went to check it out, I found that the sandwiches were indeed great -- but that wasn’t all that made the place special.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 00:39:43 +0000 Casey Miner 36783 at http://kalw.org Meet your neighbors: San Francisco's Arguello Market is more than just a turkey sandwich San Francisco’s Columbarium – where you can truly leave your heart http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-s-columbarium-where-you-can-truly-leave-your-heart <p></p><p>Oh, how the residents of San Francisco love their city! So often they’ll say, “We never plan to leave here. Never!” That’s a great sentiment, but the reality is that nearly everyone will someday have to leave this place, because there are no public cemeteries within the city limits.</p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 22:55:25 +0000 Steven Short 18765 at http://kalw.org San Francisco’s Columbarium – where you can truly leave your heart Meet Your Neighbors: Cooking up three decades of school lunch http://kalw.org/post/meet-your-neighbors-cooking-three-decades-school-lunch <p>If you listen to KALW regularly, you might have noticed that every day, we announce the school lunches in the San Francisco Unified School District. What you might not know is that KALW studios are actually located <em>inside</em> a San Francisco High School. In this story from our archives,&nbsp;KALW’s Audrey Dilling followed the former head lunch lady here in the school cafeteria and brought back Gowana Keys’ reflections on nearly three decades of serving school lunch.</p> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 01:54:17 +0000 Audrey Dilling 16840 at http://kalw.org Meet Your Neighbors: Cooking up three decades of school lunch Inside the creative minds at the SF Writers' Grotto http://kalw.org/post/inside-creative-minds-sf-writers-grotto <p>The San Francisco Writers&rsquo; Grotto is not a grotto, really. A grotto is a cave &hellip; or, something like a cave. This is just a floor in a nondescript office building: 31 offices surrounding a conference room, where a few dozen people can sit somewhat comfortably. From the hallways, each office door looks about the same. What makes this place special, though, is what&rsquo;s behind each door.</p> Fri, 18 May 2012 00:01:46 +0000 Ben Trefny 10819 at http://kalw.org Inside the creative minds at the SF Writers' Grotto Meet Your Neighbors: Batting lessons from a pro http://kalw.org/post/meet-your-neighbors-batting-lessons-pro <p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.6702163377557995" style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; ">To many people in the Bay Area, the city of&nbsp;Burlingame&nbsp;is just a city straddling the 101, just south of San Francisco International Airport. As you drive by, you might see industrial warehouses and business parks- nothing too distinctive.&nbsp;</span><br /> Thu, 03 May 2012 20:52:06 +0000 Ben Trefny 10045 at http://kalw.org Meet Your Neighbors: Batting lessons from a pro