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SFoodie
4:00 pm
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Opening: Sabores Del Sur Debuts South American Cafe in Walnut Creek Tomorrow is the grand opening of Guisell Osorio's café Sabores del Sur in Walnut Creek. Having been one of La Cocina's first participants, Osorio started Sabores in 2002 as a catering company spe... More >>
The Snitch
3:37 pm
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Marijuana Blamed For California Drought; Almonds Get A Pass California is the fruit and nut basket of the world, with almonds, wine from grapes, stone fruits and citrus grown here available in China, Maine and many points in between. The state is also the... More >>
The Snitch
2:37 pm
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Cab Association Director Steps Down Over Obscene YouTube Videos A San Francisco cab official famous for his tirades against ride-share services stepped down yesterday, after a series of offensive videos surfaced from his private YouTube channel. The videos,... More >>
SFoodie
2:00 pm
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Beer of the Week: Prairie Artisan Ales/Evil Twin Brewing's Bible Belt The "collaboration beer" has come a long way over the last decade. One early example that put the concept on the map was "Collaboration not Litigation," a brew created in tandem by Russian River ... More >>
The Exhibitionist
1:59 pm
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
The Twilight of Beards? Study Says Beards are Out, Stubble is In We have a beard and mustache club, residents who participate in national beard competitions, and there was a S.F. man photographed eating ramen out of his beard -- it's safe to say, San Francis... More >>
The Snitch
1:26 pm
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Muni: The City's Schizophrenic Treatment of its Transit System Continuing a long, if not proud, tradition of knuckling under to whatever the hell the mayor wants, Muni's board yesterday voted to do away with Sunday parking meters. This was utterly... More >>
The Snitch
1:18 pm
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Taxi Cab Hits Woman in Union Square View Larger Map Police are at the scene of another pedestrian collision where a woman in her 60s was hit by a taxi cab as she walked through Union Square today. Officer Gordon Shyy says police ... More >>
The Exhibitionist
12:17 pm
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
San Francisco Family Participated in Project to Document the Trash Habits of American Families How much of what you throw out every week do you think can be composted or recycled? San Franciscans tend to be more conscious of what they throw in the garbage bin than most U.S. cities, wi... More >>
The Snitch
11:05 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Two Killed in Fire at Public Housing in San Francisco (Update) View Larger Map Update 12:52 p.m.: Terrible news: the child who had been critically injured in the fire has since died, according to CBS News. One person was killed and another was critically i... More >>
SFoodie
11:01 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Sammy's Aloha: A Hawaiian-Style Pop-Up on the Bay San Francisco's cool bayside breezes may be far from the sunny shores of "the big island," but that doesn't stop lines from forming outside Sammy's Aloha (no website). Occupying a curbside corne... More >>
All Shook Down
10:44 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Outside Lands 2014 Announces Daily Lineups, Single-Day Ticket Sales Only a week after the lineup for Outside Lands 2014 was released, we've got the daily lineups. Maybe because general admission tickets sold out in a record 24 hours? Anyway, single-day tickets go... More >>
The Snitch
10:08 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Stab Victims Too Drunk to Describe Suspect Excess alcohol can hinder your ability to do a lot of basic things -- drive a car, eat a burrito slowly, and sit out that next round of drinks. It can also make you a pretty lousy informer. ... More >>
The Exhibitionist
10:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Translation, Best Friends, Greek Politics and Free Wine and Beer Amanda Michalopoulou, one of Greece's leading authors, has written short stories, a children's series, and five other novels, along with her latest, How I Killed My Best Friend. And she'll be ... More >>
All Shook Down
9:40 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
The Knife Brings a Viking Bacchanal to the Fox Oakland, 4/15/14 By NATHAN READEY The Knife DJ Rapid Fire Tuesday, April 15, 2014 The Fox Theater, Oakland Better than: Whatever you call dubstep. "Music can be so meaningless," muses Knife frontwoman Karin D... More >>
The Exhibitionist
8:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Free Flower Deliveries in San Francisco Next Week There's nothing like a random act of kindness -- whether a stranger holds the door open for you when you're leaving a building, or say, someone sends you flowers, a kind gesture can go a long w... More >>
SFoodie
8:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Bar Agricole Spinoff Trou Normand Is Designed To Awe There sure are a lot of art boobs at Trou Normand, the new multi-meal restaurant-bar-café on the ground floor of 140 New Montgomery, aka the PacBell Building. Even when you exclude the giant nu... More >>
The Snitch
7:48 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
SFMTA Approves Free Parking on Sundays Again Instead, you'll have to pay more to ride Muni in San Francisco. Last night, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency approved its two-year budget which among other things did away with... More >>
The Snitch
7:20 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Match.com Is Now Slightly Less Awful Toward Bisexuals Match.com, whose sluttier sister site OkCupid is embroiled in its own queer battles, decided to throw a bone to bisexuals this week. A small one, anyway. A semi.The subscription-based dating serv... More >>
All Shook Down
7:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Five Reasons Courtney Love Is Wrong About Saxophones Not Belonging in Rock 'n' Roll As we all know, in the 1980s, the coolest member of any band was always the sax player. It's why Rob Lowe played one (while wearing a beautiful headband) in St. Elmo's Fire, and it's why Tina Turn... More >>
Eat
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Just the Crust: Laying the Foundation for New S.F. Pizza Shops There are two kinds of people when it comes to pizza: those who place an inordinate amount of importance on the crust, and everyone else. I'm... More >>
Film
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
"Faust": Every Single One of Us Has an Adaptation Inside Though he's made several other films, director Alexander Sokurov will probably always be most associated with 2002's Russian Ark, which was... More >>
Art
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Goodnight, Galleries: Evictions, Rising Rents, and Tech Are Changing the Way San Franciscans See Art "We have gotten an eviction notice." The words come from Anthony Williams, the co-founder of the Meridian Gallery, with a matter-of-factness that... More >>
Feature
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
The Many Faces of Leland Yee: A Politician's Calculated Rise and Dramatic Fall Within eyeshot of the capitol dome sit buildings filled with warrens of cubicles equipped with phones and little else. Every day, elected... More >>
Music
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Tour of Venice: Why It Matters If S.F. Loses Its Musicians As we debate the struggles of musicians and artists in San Francisco, one question frequently arises: Why does it matter if many of them leave for... More >>
Fresh Eats
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Food Fight: Which Side of the Bay Makes a Better Burger? Chances are, most of us have enjoyed our fair share of fast food burgers, whether they be the objects of a late-night McDonald's craving (don't... More >>
Film
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
"Only Lovers Left Alive": As Close to What We Imagine a Doc About Tilda Swinton's Life Can Get What a concept: vampire movie, as done by Jim Jarmusch. By turns groovy and morose, Only Lovers Left Alive could so easily be a goof, but for... More >>
Stage
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Salvage at Last: Shotgun Players Arrives at Its Final Stoppard Frontier Art and politics are bedfellows in Shotgun Player's presentation of Salvage, the third play in Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning trilogy, The... More >>
Sucka Free City
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Trouble Brewing: Beer Aficionados Suffer Through a Legal Hangover Drinking and lawmaking seldom mix, and a legislative snafu last year left California homebrewers crying into their beer. A bill meant to clear up... More >>
Sizzle & Fizzle
12:00 am
Apr. 16, 2014
San Francisco News
Sizzle and Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music Sizzle The Outside Lands lineup is out! Headliners include Kanye West, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, The Killers, Macklemore, and Arctic... More >>
The Snitch
5:02 pm
Apr. 15, 2014
San Francisco News
Fire Burns Apartment Building in the Mission District #BREAKING - #SF firefighters battling 5-story apartment fire on Dolores and 14th. WATCH @nbcbayarea for updates. pic.twitter.com/TWF2BwEqeO— Kris Vera-Phillips (@queenkv) April 16, 2014 Upd... More >>

From the Print Edition

The Many Faces of Leland Yee: A Politician's Calculated Rise and Dramatic Fall The Many Faces of Leland Yee: A Politician's Calculated Rise and Dramatic Fall

Within eyeshot of the capitol dome sit buildings filled with warrens of cubicles equipped with phones and little else. Every day, elected representatives amble out of the former structure and… More >>

Trouble Brewing: Beer Aficionados Suffer Through a Legal Hangover Trouble Brewing: Beer Aficionados Suffer Through a Legal Hangover

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 >>

Oversight TV: Supervisors Assess the Cost of Body-Mounted Police Cameras Oversight TV: Supervisors Assess the Cost of Body-Mounted Police Cameras

The public outcry that followed a group of San Francisco police officers' fatal March 21 shooting of Alejandro Nieto is now reverberating through city government. Supervisor John Avalos invoked Nieto at… More >>

Branching Out: An S.F. Man Achieves Tree-Climbing Supremacy Branching Out: An S.F. Man Achieves Tree-Climbing Supremacy

A new champion walks among us in San Francisco — or, more likely, gazes down from above. Arborist Chad Brey's voicemail offers the all-but-certain caveat that he's likely up a tree… More >>

Well-Suited: The Man Behind Willie Brown's Style Well-Suited: The Man Behind Willie Brown's Style

Willie Brown stood on the Embarcadero in early February, his new namesake, the Willie L. Brown Jr. Bridge, as backdrop. He wore a gray suit and a black tie, a… More >>

YouTrip: An Ayahuasca Shaman Invents a New Spiritual Trip, and It's Happening Online YouTrip: An Ayahuasca Shaman Invents a New Spiritual Trip, and It's Happening Online

Ayahuasca is not for everyone. By now, the mystical Amazonian jungle brew with a hit of DMT is widely known and even accessible in America today. One no longer needs… More >>

Meaningful Glances: In Today's San Francisco, Anything Can Apparently Stand for Everything Meaningful Glances: In Today's San Francisco, Anything Can Apparently Stand for Everything

Last week, four small vehicles were upended in San Francisco. And the whole world was watching. The inversion of 7,200 total pounds of Smart Cars quickly became an international story. Vanloads… More >>

snatch, al-qaida, airports

D.C. Says Don't Worry A recent al-Qaida pro-terrorism ad that reportedly features a tram from San Francisco International Airport has been drumming up quite a bit of anxiety here in the… More >>

The Snatch: Happy Reading for Your Airport Tram Ride

D.C. Says Don't Worry A recent al-Qaida pro-terrorism ad that reportedly features a tram from San Francisco International Airport has been drumming up quite a bit of anxiety here in the… More >>

SF Weekly Letters April 16-22, 2014

Roll the Die Satire is lost on reader: Clearly the creators of this game don't actually live in San Francisco, or they would know that only trash from the valley or… More >>

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