In the Mission, there's a new (chill) shop for California beer, wine, and spirits including rum, vodka and mead at Local Cellar -- from the folks behind the recently opened Local Mission Market, Local's Corner, and Local Mission Eatery, which just celebrated a fourth anniversary. As you may have gue ... More >>
Civility isn't something you associate with food truck events, but are you really looking for "wholesome" among the carts? Part of the fun is the mass of humanity, the snaking lines, the comparing of food tips with strangers, and the discovery we have more room in our stomachs than we previously th ... More >>
Jesse Friedman/Beer & NoshA pairing from a previous event at Hopmonk Tavern.With SF Beer Week 2010 less than a month away, you don't need to wait to get your beer 'n' munchies on. This weekend, feast and imbibe at events ranging from S.F. pub grub to full-on gastronomic experiences. • Sat. ... More >>
Thanks, mom!Say the word "Twitter" at new vegan Mexican joint Gracias Madre (2211 Mission at 18th St.) and get a free Eel River IPA. A restaurant source told us there's no expiration for the offer (though specific offerings might change in coming days), and you don't have to buy anything to g ... More >>
EKAphotographyBlazin' Hot: Capleton Since the last time ASD checked in on Reggae Rising, some new acts have been added to the Humboldt County music festival, including fiery rootsman Capleton. Here's what the lineup looks like so far: Luciano, Capleton, Gentleman And The Far East Band, Marcia Gri ... More >>
How development pressure and environmental law may force radical change along the seemingly idyllic but deeply troubled Russian River
Environmentalists have all but won their fight to save the Headwaters Forest. Somehow, that's not enough to bring Julia Hill down from her treetop perch.