We San Franciscans love this time of year: leaves changing, sweater weather, and especially the seasonal treats at our favorite haunts. But if the spiced apple cider at your local café isn't cutting it, try something a little harder. We've rounded up our five favorite hard ciders in the city.
American craft cider has been enjoying something of a Renaissance these days -- a market once dominated by UK imports like Magners and Strongbow now has plenty of stateside competition. It was only a matter of time before someone dreamed up a bar devoted entirely to cider, and a few months ago it be ... More >>
Colfax is up to its neck in sue-ageThe tiny Sierra foothill town of Colfax, home to 13,000 souls halfway between Sacramento and Reno, wouldn't seem like the obvious target for a white-shoe San Francisco law firm seeking a bonanza in inflated fees. But in a Colfax Record editorial Wednesday, ... More >>
Two politicians put their interests before a world-class event and a world of possibilities
There's a romance to railroad travel, especially when the destination is a special, spirited mountain town called Truckee.
After a 70-year hiatus and a confrontation with the world, the Makah tribe resumes its communion with the gray whale
Trailblazing composer Terry Riley still seeks out new sources for improvisation