July 11 Photos of The Day – BARRY BONDS ARRIVES FOR ALL STAR GAME LIKE CONQUERING HERO – CINCINNATI REDS’ KEN GRIFFY, JR. – BARRY ZITO – WILLIE MAYS

July 11 Photos of The Day
A WINK FROM BARRY BONDS TO ALL STAR PARADE FANS
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Barry Bonds, who poled his 751 homerun for the San Francisco Giants and is only five homeruns away from beating Hank Aaron’s all time record, throws a wink to fans at AT&T Ballpark Tuesday. Bonds and his family arrived via red carpet receiving a conquering hero’s welcome.
PHOTOS BY DAVID TOERGE
Sentinel Photography Editor
Copyright © 2007 San Francisco Sentinel

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Ken Griffey, Jr.from the Cincinatti Reds was among the the most revered All Stars.

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San Francisco Mayor’s Office staffer Jason Chan, left, with Barry Zito.
Sentinel Photographer
Photos by Bill Wilson
Copyright © 2007 San Francisco Sentinel

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Baseball legend Willie Mays was feted with a libation from both branches of San Francisco governance Saturday evening at the ballpark. Sarah Ballard enjoyed relaxed prelude to today’s All Star Game with husband Nathan Ballard. Sarah serves as legislative aide to San Francisco Supervisor Michela Alioto-Pier while Nathan directs the Mayor’s Office of Communications for San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom.
Photo Special to The Sentinel

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JULY 11 BIRTHDAY LORE
Yours is a sunny, radiant disposition, and your charming personality wins you many true and loyal friendships. You have good judgment and self-control. You like pleasant surroundings and create a pleasant atmosphere in the most unpromising environment. You will have a sincere love, and your home will be ideal.

ADVICE FOR JULY 11
To polish and brighten tarnished silverware, soak it in sour milk for half an hour. Remove and wash in soapy water.

JULY 11 WORD OF THE DAY
Sun Fast/Slow. Defintion: When a sundial reading is behind (slow) or ahead of (fast) clock time.

JULY 11 IN HISTORY
U.S. space station Skylab, in orbit since 1973, returned to Earth and disintegrated over the Indian Ocean, 1979. Strong winds and a thunderstorm collapsed a circus tent injuring 44 people, Howard, Wisconsin, 1987.

REALTIME SAN FRANCISCO WEATHER
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Wednesday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly sunny, with a high near 65. West southwest wind between 7 and 11 mph.

Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West southwest wind between 5 and 11 mph.

Thursday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. West southwest wind between 5 and 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind between 6 and 10 mph.

Friday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a high near 70.

Friday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Saturday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a high near 75.

Saturday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Sunday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a high near 71.

Sunday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Monday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a high near 70.

Monday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Tuesday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.

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DAVID TOERGE
Sentinel Photography Editor
When David Toerge left a career in photojournalism that had spanned over twelve years and started in a new direction of commercial photography he blended the editorial style with a more corporate look. David led the way in that new style garnering many awards for his work. Communications Arts has honored him over six times. Based in San Francisco, David shoots projects on location all over the US for various corporations and a multitude of magazines and always brings back great images. He has a keen sense of light, color, and composition and delivers to his clients assignments done with passion. He has climbed bridges hundreds of feet in the air, shot in caves hundreds of feet below, dived with sharks and driven the track with Indy drivers. He has shot earthquakes and firestorms but loves walking the streets with his camera just photographing the everyday life of his city.

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BILL WILSON
Sentinel Photographer
Bill Wilson is a veteran freelance photographer whose work is published by San Francisco and Bay Area media. Bill embraced photography at the age of eight. In recent years, his photos capture historic record of the San Francisco LGBT community in the Bay Area Reporter (BAR). Bill has contributed to the Sentinel for the past three years.

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