Great news: The Mt. Diablo fire is 90 percent contained, and the firefighters whose wedding bands were ripped off while they were battling that blaze are going to get brand new rings. NBC delivered the news this afternoon that Steve Padis, who co-owns Padis Jewelry in San Francisco with his wife, ... More >>
An East Bay woman is facing murder charges after she allegedly smothered and beat another woman -- using a pillow and possibly a Bible -- in what she claims to have been an attempted exorcism. Karla Kuhl, 35, of El Sobrante, has been charged with murdering 58-year-old Patricia Medeiros on June 5. T ... More >>
Here's some good news to offset all the recent slew of shootings, rapes, and robberies. Those sad-looking horses that were rescued from a CoCo ranch where they were badly neglected have been nursed back to good health. According to KTVU, which is crediting itself for saving the four horses' lives, t ... More >>
Cops busted a gang in Contra Costa County, arresting 35 people and seizing 135 pounds of crystal meth, the office of Attorney General Kamala Harris announced today.So-called Operation Red Reach, which concluded today, was a coordinated effort by state and local law-enforcement authorities. Police ... More >>
Accused murderer of the Bologna family jumped into a more violent clique in Richmond, witness testifies. One attorney alleges Bologna murders could have been prevented had federal agents deported Ramos when they first knew about his crimes.Edwin Ramos wasn't indicted with the 24 alleged MS-13 gangst ... More >>
Exclusive to SF WeeklyJeff and Beth Easterling's empty boat, the Barcarolle. This was, apparently, the couple's maiden voyage 'out the Gate.''Jeff and Beth Easterling were experienced sailors. Their ship, the Barcarolle, was a good boat. But they had apparently never before experienced the condit ... More >>
Exclusive to SF WeeklyElizabeth and Jeffery Easterling's empty boat washed ashore near Eagle PointThe San Francisco Medical Examiner's office moments ago identified the couple killed in a Sunday boating accident off Ocean Beach as Elizabeth and Jeffery Easterling. The El Sobrante couple, 50 and 5 ... More >>
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If music be the brandy of the damned, then we're drunk off our asses
Fleshies have what it takes -- nudity, pissed-off lyrics, blazing noise -- to be Oakland's next great punk band
Seventy Bay Area enthusiasts -- and thousands more across the nation -- don't care what Ralph Nader says. They want their Corvairs.
Why do San Francisco emergency workers live so far away?