• Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    California Cougar Convention Coming to South San Francisco

    ​It is that time of year again. Virile young men, dissatisfied with the sight of twenty-something females in idiotic animal costumes sprawling on the slopes of Dolores Park, feel an ancient song stirring in the blood. They long for something different: Hotel bars thick with cloying perfume, the ra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2011

    What to Do This Weekend, Mar. 25-27

    jrodmanjr/FlickrThe final Outside In party happens Sun., Mar. 27.​Craving more? Scroll through additional listings here. Fri., Mar. 25: Queen of the Sun Filmmaker Screenings Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 7 and 9 p.m. Director Taggart Siegel will be on hand for two screenings of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    Feasting on Filipino Fusion at Mercury Lounge

    Jun BelenMercury Lounge's Dominc Ainza turned embutido, Filipino-style meatloaf, into a variation on Spam musubi.​Last night, Mercury Lounge chef Dominic Ainza showcased Filipino food like SFoodie's never seen before. Think kare-kare dumplings, pinakbet pizza, and tocino truffles ― purists m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    Andrew Zimmern to Film Bizarre Foods in San Francisco

    Scott L. Ehrisman​Andrew Zimmern is shooting an episode of his eat-anything Travel Channel series Bizarre Foods in San Francisco, according to a blog post from forageSF's Iso Rabins, who's been asked to participate. A commenter to Rabins' blog stated that Shirley Fong-Torres of Wok Wiz tours h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    Monthlong Philippine Food Festival Rolls Out June 1

    Jun BelenBalut pâté crostini from Intramuros.​It looks like Filipino cuisine in the Bay Area is on a roll. After a successful symposium on Filipino food presented by the Asian Culinary Forum, the Philippine Consulate recently announced the Philippine Food Festival, a month-long culinary even ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 18, 2002

    Thrilla in Manila

    Local comic Rex Navarrete invades the Philippines

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