Brian YaegerSocial Kitchen brewmaster Rich Higgins, manning the SF Brewers Guild booth in Denver.As the 51-week wait for next year's 30th Great American Beer Festival begins, let's look back at the last few days in Denver, where 462 breweries converged inside the Colorado Convention Center, a ... More >>
Brian YaegerRigorous steps were taken to assure impartiality.For this month's blind beer-tasting, rather than focus on a specific style, and since we just celebrated the solstice with on-again, off-again warm weather, we lined up a mixed six-pack of seasonal summer beers. Here's how the Brewe ... More >>
EKAphotographyFemi KutiConfirmed artists for the 2009 Sierra Nevada World Music Festival have been announced, and tickets are now on sale. The Festival takes place June 19-21 in Boonville, Mendocino County (about a four-hour drive from SF). The lineup this year looks particularly strong (thou ... More >>
Our critics weigh in on local theater
One local busybody collects letters from serial killers. Another attacks environmentalists. Guess which one's misguided.
The Rev. Moon has opened an unexpected front in his struggle to win a broader audience for his messianic pretensions: African-American churches and their preachers
We find, sitting next to us, a petite and smiling Amy Tan, sadly without her legendary posse of yapping dogs
Han creates esoteric and eccentric odors for clients who want the perfect smell.
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Mendocino publisher Bruce Anderson is smart, sophisticated, and savage