Chris Lee

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2013

    Three Places to Satisfy Your Ice Cream Soda Craving This Thursday

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Shadowy PAC Underreported Donations Promoting Mike Garcia

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2012

    Mike Garcia Shocked By $25,000 Spent on His Behalf

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2011

    Does David Chiu Have a Chinatown Problem?

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2011

    What to Do This Weekend, April 16-17

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2011

    Saturday: Oysters and Wine in a Berkeley Parking Lot

    Kermit Lynch​Oyster 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 >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    Mark Farrell Declares Victory in District 2

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2009

    How Do You Celebrate Futurism in S.F.? With a Banquet That Tells It to Eff Off

    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 >>

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    June 24, 2009
  • News

    April 12, 2006

    KRON's Last Gasp

    How a once-proud San Francisco television station became ground zero in the nation's most controversial experiment in local TV news.

  • Music

    October 17, 2001

    Hear This

    Chris Lee torches soul and classic pop.

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