Ocean Beach news roundup December 1

Andres Amador sand artwork

Andres Amador created this artwork on the beach below the Cliff House. Photo: Mike Kepka/SF Chronicle

This week in the Ocean Beach news roundup: Art between the tides; “Looking” for scenes of Ocean Beach in HBO trailer; VA Med Center’s cool cat; inside the head of world-record surfer Shawn Dollar.

We can’t link to every story out there. But if you think we missed something, leave a comment here, or tell us on Twitter or Facebook.

  • Artist Andres Amador rakes up his work on the sands of deserts and beaches including Ocean Beach. – SF Chronicle
  • “Looking,” HBO’s upcoming series set in San Francisco, has a new trailer with several scenes from Ocean Beach. – Hollywood Reporter
  • Meet Miley, the formerly stray cat with a healing touch at the Richmond District’s Veterans Affairs Medical Center. – SF Chronicle
  • San Francisco State University student takes President Obama to task over immigration during president’s visit to the city. – KGO-TV, Sacramento Bee via McClatchyDC
  • Ly family goes from fleeing Vietnam in a little boat to being held up as an example by the president, by way of the Richmond District and Sugar Bowl Bakery. – SF Chronicle
  • Crime increase of 22 percent in San Francisco, giving SF its worst crime rate since 2008, is “a troubling blip,” says SFSU professor. – SF Examiner
  • Pedestrian critically injured in crash near SFSU. – CBS SF
  • Surfer injured at Ocean Beach. – KGO-TV
  • It’s not about Ocean Beach, but nonetheless Bruce Jenkins presents an interesting look inside the head of world-record surfer Shawn Dollar. – SF Chronicle
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