A San Francisco judge has ruled that three local nudists were violating city law when they decided to strip down in front of City Hall back in February.
The trio was arrested on Feb. 1, the same day the city's nudity ban went into effect; they claimed they should not have been arrested, and have i ... More >>
Rather than raid the Occupy Farm where protesters have been squatting and planting seeds for three weeks, police have come up with a curiously clever idea that actually keeps protesters on the site. According to Occupy the Farm, police came in around noon yesterday and chained up the fences around t ... More >>
The University of California isn't waiting around for the cops to boot demonstrators from its land. As the Chron reports today, the UC Regents have filed a lawsuit against 14 demonstrators, claiming they cut through gates and have trespassed onto the 10-acre site that's used for university research. ... More >>
Occupiers over at the "Farm" in Albany say police have surrounded the area, and have started to raid the land that protesters have occupied since April 22. According to a statement released by Occupy the Farm this morning, police came in at about 7 a.m., barricaded the farm, and evicted the demonstr ... More >>
University officials gave Berkeley's latest crop of protesters until Saturday to vacate the vacant tract of land the group had occupied last month, which they've used as an urban farm.On Friday, Berkeley officials issued a stern warning to the Occupy the Farm, demanding the group leave the 10-acre A ... More >>
The members of Coldplay have been Twit Pic-ing their way around San Francisco since last Sunday, according to the band's Twitter. They're playing at the HP Pavilion tonight and tomorrow night, and last we checked on Ticketmaster, tickets aren't sold out yet.
But if you really want to have an encou ... More >>
On Earth Day, occupiers across the Bay Area marched down to UC Berkeley to clear out an empty tract of land that they say will become a new community farm. Protesters got to work tilling and planting on the occupied farm, with chickens standing by their side. Already, some 10,000 seeds have been pla ... More >>
Yelp is just so 2010! Depending on it is reminiscent of the days when San Franciscans used to toss their orange peels and disposable forks into the garbage. But, for those of us who still need a little help from our phones when choosing dinner, PuurBuy has an app for that: A free download with list ... More >>
Well, here's an interesting take on the phrase "she brings out the animal in me." Since Center for Biological Diversity is certain that everyone will be celebrating Earth Day by having lots of sex, the organization will be passing out endangered species condoms to those of you who are both environme ... More >>
Get excited, San Francisco! Chef Ayinde Howell and his revered vegan pop-up restaurant Wildflower are coming to town! Chef Ayinde hosted Wildflower in New York last year, and I was able to attend one night. It was awesome! So I highly recommend you check this out. The menu includes Jamaican Slide ... More >>
Today's notes on national stories, local trends, random tastes, and other bycatch dredged up from the food media.
2. More about the library's cookbook collection. The main branch of the San Francisco Public Library has played a huge role in my culinary education, starting with my cooking days, w ... More >>
• 7x7 shares a recipe from Greens for their amazing vegan devil's food cake. Rumor has it that it was served at Biz Stone's birthday party. If it's good enough for Biz Stone, it's good enough for Biz Stone. And hopefully you, too! All I know is that I'll be eating an entire one tonight as I ... More >>
Tossing your cookies, or in this case pumpkin seeds ...Earth Day is supposed to be about celebrating our fair planet, not puking on it. That explains why locals are upset about what they say is a badly timed puke-in at Dolores Park this weekend. We assume human bile is bad for vegetation, which m ... More >>
Where: Hayes Valley Farm, 450 Laguna Street (at Fell)
When: Sun., April 24 to Fri., April 29
The rundown: If the thought of contending with the crowds at San Francisco's Earth Day party on April 23 makes you feel weary and old, celebrate in a mellower v ... More >>
Tune into KSFO during morning drive time, and you might hear professional angry man Brian Sussman, whose job it is to gather news items that he can pretend to get pissed about. These he sprinkles like rose petals to prepare for the arrival of Master Rush Limbaugh, who follows Sussman at 9:00 a.m.A ... More >>