The chicken-fried steaks and canned Spaghetti-Os that oozed over so many school lunch trays in the '80s are conspicuously absent today -- especially in the health-conscious Bay Area.
Today, stu... More >>
Heavily influenced by his fascination with outer space and the cosmos, it's no wonder that DJ and producer Bleep Bloop defines his music as, "a transmission for extraterrestrial life to hear." Of... More >>
Ask anyone in the Bay Area where to find the best loaf of bread, and chances are you'll hear one word: "Tartine." Founded in 2002 by Chad Robertson and Elisabeth Prueitt, the bakery has (deserve... More >>
It's been a long and winding road (sorry, we couldn't help ourselves), but it seems as though Paul McCartney will play the final concert at Candlestick Park afterall. Just today, McCartney annou... More >>
Although known as one of San Francisco's most family friendly and tourist heavy areas, Fisherman's Wharf is actually pretty quirky. Between the constant magic shows at Pier 39 and street perfo... More >>
You know the opening credits of That '70s Show, where the cast of characters shout along to the Todd Griffin cover of Cheap Trick's "In the Street" while crammed in a car? It's an instant flas... More >>
A long-simmering San Francisco labor conflict figures to erupt into open hostilities tonight when members of the Building and Construction Trades Council boycott and picket the Labor Council's an... More >>
Fact: You're more likely to have a fun and fulfilling weekend if you plan it out ahead of time. Actually, that might not be a fact, but it certainly qualifies as common sense. So, to better ass... More >>
And, as one reader noted: he's not on his cellphone! This is a pretty good example of how pedestrians should be on the roadways in San Francisco -- even if the example is a coyote.
Jennifer A... More >>
The Write Stuff is a series of interview profiles conducted by Litseen, where authors give exclusive readings from their work.
A San Francisco resident, George Albon's most recent books are Fire... More >>
Erin Gleeson showed up to meetings with Bay Area food editors, and carrying a portfolio that many would envy -- one filled with her photos of high-profile chefs such as Daniel Humm of Eleven Madis... More >>
Do you have any unused prescription drugs that are just sitting around, tempting you? In the spirit of spring cleaning (your house and your health), here's your chance to kick that pill-popping ... More >>
"I'm in the kitchen, dear," said Mrs. Cleaver as she tidied up her sparkling Formica counter.
If Jews designed her spick-and-span 1950s kitchen -- it's quite possible, accordin... More >>
Pizzeria Delfina's four-month-old Burlingame outpost hasn't lost any of the excitement or quality that the original in the Mission or its Lower Pac Heights sister still possess after years of ser... More >>
To add to the growing number of pedestrian accidents this year, a 20-year-old male pedestrian was struck by vehicle on Wawona and 20th Avenue in the city's Sunset neighborhood this morning.
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San Francisco sandwich lovers are already familiar with Pal's Take Away, the Mission haven for salads and sandwiches made-to-order with local and organic ingredients, from the meat to the bread... More >>
In its 77 years of providing free summer concerts to the public, the Stern Grove Festival has provided a stage for 770 different performances and entertained over six million attendees. Crazy, ri... More >>
City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed separate lawsuits against two rapacious landlords today, each a perfect allegory of tech despoiling the city.
In both cases, the defendants evicted long-term r... More >>
On Earth Day, I ate a KFC Double Down. It felt like unfollowing Gaia on Twitter.
No one could possibly be unaware, but for those recently thawed from cryogenic stasis, it's two slabs of frie... More >>
From the latest SF Weekly:
Shlohmo: "Everyone's so mad at me," says Henry Laufer, better known as Shlohmo, from his couch in L.A. "Everyone tweets at me all the time: 'Did you forget about the ... More >>
We've spent an entire summer living in the shadow of Rocky Mountain National Park, found ourselves slightly lost in Arcadia National Park, and walked through the fog of Olympic National Park --... More >>
It's a testament to the incredible popularity of Taylor Swift that people keep asking her to get onscreen and "act." We use that term in the loosest possible sense, of course, since Swift has all ... More >>
Here's some more hard-to-believe news from the week: Federal ocean scientists have reportedly located the wreckage of a steamboat that sank in the San Francisco Bay more than 125 years ago -- a t... More >>
Mohinga, or catfish chowder soup, is the national dish of Burma. Though it's traditionally eaten during breakfast, you can get it for lunch and dinner at Lil Burma, a food truck and permanent fi... More >>
When it first came out, Apples to Apples was basically the most fun thing ever. And then three years ago, a similar game called Cards Against Humanity came out, and that was basically the most... More >>
The voluminous federal complaint underpinning the cases against Sen. Leland Yee, gangster Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, former School Board president Keith Jackson, and more than two dozen others has, ad… More >>
A three-minute YouTube video by the local nonprofit group San Francisco Forest Alliance shows how easily an internecine debate between environmentalists can devolve into political mudslinging.
"NAP's Nativist Agenda is Taking… More >>
Employees are likely not villains: The depiction of MuleSoft employees ("We're just here for the wine, and we're going to put you out of business anyhow.") stretches credulity ["Goodnight,… More >>
Drinking and lawmaking seldom mix, and a legislative snafu last year left California homebrewers crying into their beer.
A bill meant to clear up legal ambiguity around wine and beer hobbyists… More >>