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    October 15, 2013

    Cuter Than a Button: Buttons Candy Bar Opens in Noe Valley

    The definitive cure for world-weariness has opened in Noe Valley. No matter what year you were born, something in Buttons Candy Bar will stop you dead as you suddenly remember the last time you got your paws on one. (For me, it was a Chocolate Charleston Chew, the long kind, the airy gumminess of wh ... More >>

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    July 1, 2013

    Coffee Cultures Now Caffeinating Financial District Workers

    We've been watching the construction of the new Coffee Cultures cafe over the past six months with interest, both because it's right off the lobby of SF Weekly's office at 225 Bush Street and because it's the only Bay Area location exclusively serving Counter Culture coffee beans. The cafe finally o ... More >>

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    May 30, 2012
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    April 27, 2012

    Double Dutch Dog, Vegan M&Ms and Whale Trainer Barbie!

    ​ Hey you aspiring vegan TV stars and sandwich lovers! Head over to Ike's SFSU this afternoon to get super famous! Well, vegan famous. It's similar to being regular famous, but only vegans care. You get to keep your dignity, though (overrated). Now I'd like to talk about a topic very near a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Haight Street Merchants Say Sam Kazzouh, Accused Gunman, a 'Nice Guy'

    Innocent bystander​Dave Groeschel was working inside Mom's Body Shop at about 1:15 p.m. yesterday when he heard the gunshots outside. When he came out, he saw the victim, which the Chronicle reports is 52-year-old Michael Stafford, on the sidewalk -- he had been shot in the back. Beside him was Gi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Caffe Pascucci: A Cure for San Francisco's Italophilia?

    Caffe Pascucci's pistachio cappucino.​Devoted Italophiles, San Franciscans tend to think of Italy in its most pastoral guise, a country filled with artisans passionately crafting humble, exquisite food that sings with innate simplicity and good taste. Our idealization doesn't just apply to pasta, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2010

    Candy Thefts Subside at Besieged City Cafe

    Coolio! He was available! ​After months of brazen, near-daily candy thefts by the same group of sugar-craving miscreants, the staff at the City Cafe is enjoying a relatively crime-free week. Workers at the City College eatery told SF Weekly that, last week, they were finally mad as hell and not go ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    Candy Thieves Rob City Cafe 'On Daily Basis'

    J'accuse!​The owner and employees of the City Cafe on the City College campus have a message for the guys who have made a daily habit of stealing candy. First of all, your teeth are gonna rot. Second -- it's no more Mr. Nice Victimized Cafe Guys. Cafe personnel filed a police report after a Nov. 3 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2010

    Trashcan Sinatras Q&A: Paging Barry Gibb

    One of Scotland's finest musical exports, the Trashcan Sinatras, will play at Slim's on Tuesday, June 1. We asked the band a few pertinent questions. Barry Gibb, if you're reading this: Get in touch. -- Vicky Walker Izumi KamazawaTrashcan Sinatras bring the swing ​ SF Weekly: What are we draggin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    Easter Candy for Anybunny's Budget

    Charles ChocolatesYou can gnaw on the box when you're done with what's inside.​We totally live for candy-coated holidays, and Easter is no exception. Forget the Peeps and instead peep these confectionery suggestions for all budgets: Under $75 For the special people who have Easter birthdays ... More >>

  • News

    January 14, 2009

    Hot! Horny! Wasted! Teens!

    New research about young military recruits who smoke, drink, and screw too much.

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2008
  • Home Entertainment

    July 9, 2008

    Leave It Alone

    Atari's Alone in the Dark is scary for all the wrong reasons.

  • Music

    June 4, 2008
  • Music

    January 9, 2008
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    August 8, 2007

    Breaking the Cycle

    It's expensive and time-consuming, but a court can help cure the hard-core homeless problem in San Francisco

  • Music

    August 24, 2005

    Northern California Dreamin'

    The Phoenix theater is the best clubhouse a local music scene could ever have

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