Coming this October, local touring company Edible Excursions is adding another tour to its bag of tricks. This time, things are thoroughly boozy, honing in on that chunk of blocks downtown that teems with special libations. You know the one, that fertile ground between lower Nob Hill and the Tenderl ... More >>
It's one of the curiouser by-products of this post-collapse economy that plenty of what's free is actually what's best -- and this is as true for music as it is for smartphone apps. It's so easy to feel burned by a phoned-in "big show" when it sets you back $50 plus fees -- and so easy to feel elate ... More >>
The past 24 hours in gossip, innuendo, and cold hard facts about the San Francisco food scene. The cat's out of the bag. The team behind CatHead's BBQ let us know that starting Jan. 4 they'll be slinging BBQ out of (what is now the former) Big Nate's BBQ space. They're in the midst of a quick remod ... More >>
Steven Young was shot and killed by S.F. police last week Medical authorities identified the man whom police shot and killed last week during a routine traffic stop in the Lower Nob Hill neighborhood as 33-year-old Steven Young. Young, a San Carlos resident, was pulled over by San Francisco polic ... More >>
Gunfire in the Lower Nob Hill hoodPolice shot and wounded an unidentified man who opened fire on them as they pulled him over during a traffic stop in the Lower Nob Hill area this afternoon. Officers made a traffic stop at about 1:30 p.m. on the corner of Larkin and Bush streets. As officers appr ... More >>
Jason PermenterTwo weeks ago, Shannon Amitin, one of the owners of Farm:Table, was at a La Marzocco demonstration in Berkeley talking to other people about how great the Tenderloin and Lower Nob Hill had become for coffee geeks. "Since we opened a year and a half ago, four other small coffee shop ... More >>
Tenderblog824 Hyde in flamesA four-alarm blaze gutted a 95-year old apartment building on Hyde Street in the Tenderknob/Lower Nob Hill area this morning. Firefighters responded to a fire at 824 Hyde Street at 5:20 a.m., but could not halt the conflagration from "enveloping" the entire building, T ... More >>
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