Sweet creaminess and hilarious slurpy straw noises used to be why we loved getting an ice cream float at the cherished A&W back in the day. Dad would be all tanned and relaxed, and back then none of us had a care that we were slurping sugary soda that today would possibly be fraught with deeper mean ... More >>
We recently wrote about how District 7 supervisor candidate Mike Garcia and his campaign consultant were befuddled by the large amounts of money spent on their behalf by a shadowy independent expenditure committee. It turns out, however, the Golden State Leadership Fund Political Action Committee wa ... More >>
Give a politician 25 big ones and you ought to at least get an inedible dinner out of it. But that's not the case for the Golden State Leadership Political Action Committee -- and it appears that's how they like it. If the Santa Ana-based PAC sounds familiar, you might recall our story about how it ... More >>
It's Chinatown, David. It's Chinatown. Also, is John Avalos really feeling it in District 11? Absorbing a beating is never enjoyable -- unless, of course, you're into that kind of thing. Presuming you aren't, getting your behind kicked is even less palatable when it takes place in your home terri ... More >>
CUESASee Sat., April 16.Craving more? Scroll through additional listings here. Sat., April 16: Third Annual Goat Festival Ferry Plaza, at the Embarcadero, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Enjoy free samples of all things goaty, from lotion and milk to yogurt and confections like fudge and caramel. Also panel ... More >>
Kermit LynchOyster Bliss XX Where: Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant, 1605 San Pablo (at Cedar), Berkeley, 510-524-1524 When: Sat., April 16, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Cost: Prices vary for individual items The rundown: Okay so it's already a big weekend for chocolate and tamales, but how about a little b ... More >>
Mark Farrell says he's won. Does Janet Reilly concur? Update: Janet Reilly ConcedesMark Farrell -- who didn't have very many endorsements but did end up with more ranked-choice votes than favorite Janet Reilly -- has declared victory. "As of this evening, all the votes have been counted in Distr ... More >>
squash/FlickrA scene at an OPENrestaurant event from last year.How do you celebrate a movement that glorified war, violence, and contempt for women? If you're in San Francisco, you subvert it. Next week, when the banquet for SFMOMA's commemoration of the 100-year anniversary of Futurism drop ... More >>
How a once-proud San Francisco television station became ground zero in the nation's most controversial experiment in local TV news.
Chris Lee torches soul and classic pop.