There's a new twist to the story about the Dodgers fan who was stabbed to death Wednesday night: The suspect's father spoke to the press, claiming his son, 21-year-old Michael Montgomery, stabbed the victim out of "self defense." Montgomery, a Lodi resident, was arrested Thursday on suspicion of ki ... More >>
Police say they have arrested 21-year-old Michael Montgomery on suspicion of stabbing 24-year-old Jonathan Denver (pictured right) to death after a Giants game in downtown San Francisco. According to Sgt. Danielle Newman, Montgomery was arrested this afternoon and booked on homicide charges. An 18 ... More >>
Sonoma County authorities this morning identified the San Francisco man whose body was pulled to shore Sunday as 36-year-old Kenneth Liu. According to sheriff deputies, Liu was one of three Abalone divers killed in three separate accidents off the coast of Northern California where powerful rip cur ... More >>
The heartbreaking songs Emily Jane White sings on her new album, Ode to Sentience, are quietly addictive. Her celebrations of life's darker moments are delivered in a quiet, confessional style that's immediately captivating. White's stark, almost whispered vocals have an intimate quality that's inte ... More >>
A San Francisco judge has sentenced Brian Simoneschi, a former soldier and convicted sex offender, to seven years in prison after he admitted to moving to California to have sex with an underage girl he met online. Simoneschi was a convicted sex offender when he met the girl, but he had neglected ... More >>
SF WeeklyScott FeilScott Feil wants to go to prison. And the United States wants to put him there. That, however, is where the common ground between Feil -- one of the state-legal medical marijuana providers the federal government is prosecuting -- and the Department of Justice ends.Three of the ... More >>
Jesse Friedman/Beer and NoshAmerican barleywine daddy Fritz Maytag, at the Anchor Brewery he once owned.What began more than three decades ago as a small-batch specialty beer made by a local beer hero has grown thunderously into perhaps the most cult-acclaimed craft beer style in America: the ... More >>
Alex HochmanICHI's yuzu chicken wings get a preliminary cooking sous vide.Tim Archuleta doesn't act like a chef whose restaurant is in only its third night of existence. Behind the sushi bar at Ichi over the weekend, he was all smiles, telling stories while preparing dishes and calmly speakin ... More >>
You can go to a restaurant and ask the server to offer wine pairings to accompany your fancy-pants menu choice. But imagine you're home and have just reached for the latest album from that hip new San Francisco band. You're all ready to crank up those sweet tunes, but what to drink to compliment ... More >>
mendonews.wordpress.comMendocino grow room: Puff, puff, pass? Not so fastIt's not easy being a district attorney, especially in a mostly pot-friendly place like Mendocino County. Whatever law enforcement priorities you follow, it's guaranteed you're going to piss off one group while pleasing another ... More >>
Cross the Golden Gate Bridge, exit Highway 1/Shoreline Highway, and head north. Don't forget to pack a book.
Every year, the corpses of hundreds of immigrants are flown from San Francisco to their home countries.
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