With a Michelin star, a thriving tech industry post- work happy hour scene, and magnificent views of the Coastal Range, what's left for the Rosewood Sand Hill's restaurant Madera to conquer? Dessert - specifically an exciting new menu and chocolate program recently unveiled by pastry chef Melissa Ro ... More >>
Cold weather calls for fortification, of home and hearth, of self and soul. Or you could simply drink fortified wine. Some of the best known, and most seasonally-specific, fortified wines are the great Ports of Portugal. But there's a California equivalent: Quady Winery, which has been making sweet, ... More >>
It's like Arizona and San Francisco in oneOne Southern California pol is sick and tired of the Democrats up in Sacramento -- tired of the "pillaging" of local governments and worse, the left-wing policies that dominate the blue state. That's why he's dusted off that tired proposal to let Southern ... More >>
Cássio Abreu/WikimediaLegendary audio engineer (don't call him a producer) and Shellac frontman Steve Albini eschews name brand technology in the studio, despises digital. He's analog; this is common knowledge, championing the visceral over the virtual. As a stalwart traditionalist, he's as ... More >>
Los Angeles County District Attorney's OfficeD.A. Steve Cooley (left) and City Attorney Carmen Trutanich: They'll keep busting dispensaries no matter what the City Council says!It was a petulant fit of pique, certainly entertaining, and potentially hilarious -- if safe access for so many medical ... More >>
Despite the deaths of Aaron Williams and Mark Garcia, the SFPD continues to use pepper spray on suspects who stand a good chance of dying in custody.