Tamara PalmerWe spotted Boffo Cart at the weekly farmers' market at Emeryville's City Hall (Thu., noon-7 p.m.). The tent, named after a 1940s superlative, was selling salads, piadini, panini, and calzones. We ordered the latter ($6) and received something the size of a kid's softball mitt stu ... More >>
Ashkon Davaran hasn't stopped believingMake no mistake about it, Ashkon Davaran is enjoying his time as an internet celebrity. But he's not enjoying it nearly as much as what put him there: an extended San Francisco Giants playoff ride. The Bay Area-born actor and musician's Giants-themed takeoff ... More >>
Bryan Haggerty/sffoodwars.comSuas, Tredgold, and the author deliberate on ultimate doughmination; our carb-heavy judges' table.We've barely emerged from the profound carb coma induced by last weekend's SF Food Wars Yeast Affliction, an artisan bread battle with proceeds donated to the SF Food Ban ... More >>
The son of a world—renowned chef says he wanted to reform the phone industry. The feds say he wanted to get rich quick.
Week of Wednesday, February 9, 2005
Drunks and bagpipes at Lefty O'Doul's are no match for "Tim," the best piano player ever