News

Girl Targeted By ‘Permit Patty’ Gets Big Party

Eight-year-old Jordan will be honored Saturday with a celebration at Lake Merritt, with cannabis brands kicking down $8,000 in donations.

 

East Bay GOP Robocall Says ‘Jews Must Be Stopped’

Contra Costa County aghast at a brazenly anti-semitic robocall for the Republican Congressional candidate appearing on their November ballot.

 




Culture

That Sweet Stench of Death: Another Corpse Flower Will Bloom

The Conservatory of Flowers doesn't have a specific date yet for when 'Suma the Titan' will emit her fantastic aroma of decomposing flesh, but expects huge crowds again.

 

Show of Show-Offs: Peter Hujar at BAMPFA

Three decades after his death from an AIDS-related illness, the ‘totally unreachable’ photographer first career retrospective, 'Peter Hujar: Speed of Life' comes to the Bay Area.

 



Film

Ava

Being a teenager still sucks, and more so in some places than others.

 

The Misandrists

The director of Super 8 ½ reconciles revolutionary beliefs with sexual politics, among other things.