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2013 Stories by Alyssa Jaffer

Archives: 2013
  • Five Pumpkin Dishes to Ring in Fall

    published October 30, 2013

    With a crisp evening breeze blowing the fallen orange and red leaves over your boots, San Francisco is finally embracing autumn. And if the end... More >>

  • cool-looking words

    published October 9, 2013

    This Thursday evening, don't choose between a good book or a hip movie: you can have both. As part of SF's annual literary festival Litquake... More >>

  • Party With Thy Neighbor

    published October 9, 2013

    Bernal Heights celebrates its 25th annual Fiesta on the Hill street festival, bringing together the neighborhood's diverse residents to... More >>

  • Fuck it Dude, Let's Go Bowling

    published October 2, 2013

    Dudes of the city, your pilgrimage has come to town. Lebowski Fest is a traveling festival that celebrates all things related to the... More >>

  • Making Out

    published September 25, 2013

    In San Francisco, innovating once just isn't enough. For the first time, S.F. digital start-up Brit + Co. hosts Re:Make, a two-day... More >>

  • The Truth Behind the Birds and the Bees

    published August 14, 2013

    There are no second-class citizens in science. So goes the argument during the Commonwealth Club lecture, Backyards, Beaches, Birds and... More >>

  • Sea the Color of Money

    published August 14, 2013

    The coast is clear — financially, at least. Take part in the Commonwealth Club's Oceans: Open for Business, in which... More >>

  • Celebrating Sex

    published August 7, 2013

    The SF LGBT Center hosts A Celebration of Jack Morin's Life, a memorial service for SF sexologist Jack Morin. In an illustrious career... More >>

  • Think fast? Well, stop it

    published July 31, 2013

    If youÕre prone to poor choices, maybe youÕre thinking too quickly. Nobel prize-winning psychologist Daniel Kahneman presents a... More >>

  • The Craft of the Card

    published July 3, 2013

    Hello!Lucky is the new Hallmark. As a part of its Form & Future series, Makeshift Society features this an artisanal start-up... More >>

  • Men are from Mars...At Least, They Will Be

    published July 3, 2013

    In an installment of Randall Museum's Amateur Astronomers Lecture Series, David Blake of the NASA Ames Research Center will discuss the... More >>

  • Live From S.F., it's Thursday Night!

    published June 26, 2013

    San Francisco goes SNL this week with Moonlighting S.F., a live variety and comedy show that celebrates all things local. Hosted... More >>

  • It's Not Just You -- It Is Getting Hot in Here

    published June 19, 2013

    There are only two degrees of separation between a functioning Earth and environmental catastrophe — two degrees Celsius, that is.... More >>

  • The Sound of One City Pedaling

    published June 5, 2013

    Enjoy the best things about the city on a Saturday afternoon: sustainability, music, and free admission. The San Francisco Bicycle Music... More >>

  • Filter-Free Conversation

    published May 22, 2013

    We've all hash-tagged "#Nofilter" more than we care to admit. Instagram's Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, co-founders of the app that's... More >>

  • ¡Viva La Revolución!

    published May 22, 2013

    You'll experience the spirit of the Cubans — the people, not the cigar or the sandwich — at Viva Cuba: An American... More >>

  • Way to Bay

    published May 8, 2013

    San Francisco’s craziest costume party is here once again. And it’s just like us to dress up for a 12k race. Sponsored by craigslist,... More >>

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