SF Remakes Crookedest Street as Candy Land Board
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 18, 2009 3:26 PM CDT
Motorists wind their way down Lombard Street in San Francisco.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – San Francisco’s Lombard Street, “the crookedest street in the world,” will tomorrow be shut to traffic and set up as a giant Candy Land game board for sick kids, the Appeal reports. The event, to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the kids’ board game, is being hailed as the largest Candy Land game ever. At the finish line it will be cake, not candy.