Sailing club members taking a boat out this weekend to observe the America's Cup races while being dive-bombed by the Fleet Week aircraft were handed a good-sized pamphlet. It could have been titled "How to Navigate the Armada of Drunken, Inexperienced Boaters You Will Encounter." There's no w ... More >>
Not Larry Ellison's styleWhile the rich like to brag that they lunch at the yacht club, the really, really rich apparently boast that they never go near the place.Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, for one, avoids his own Golden Gate Yacht Club, despite the fact he and his employees spend hundreds of doll ... More >>
Luis ChongStarting in January, the Twirl and Dip truck will hit Marina Green and Golden Gate Park.Other local mobile food vendors might get more media attention, but Twirl and Dip has just quietly put a lock on two major stops for six days a week in the city. The haute ice cream truck has sig ... More >>
John BirdsallThe lobster corn dog at brand-new Unwind on Union.What is it about the Marina/Cow Hollow superhood that makes it prime ground for the lobster corn dog?
On Sunday, as packs of bare-shouldered blondes sprouting Old Glory deely bobbers ignored the fog, deploying from Union Street ... More >>
If you need an actual carrot dangled in front of your nose for that healthful walk on Marina Green this weekend, Fort Mason can hook you up. The farmers' market kicks off there Sunday. The California Farmers' Market Association says to expect "over 40 certified growers and food producers at p ... More >>
Wanna bet?With a pending zoning lawsuit, and a hearing next week before a nay-saying Board of Supervisor, the NIMBY condo owners of of Nob Hill seem poised to kill plans to expand the number of concerts held at the Masons of California event hall on California Street.Representatives for the Mason ... More >>
Jim HerdAs noted before, this public restroom in the Panhandle cost as much as a 16,200-square-foot mansion in the midwestDoes this city have a taskforce on taskforces? It doesn't appear to -- but just you wait, now someone will bring it up. In any event, all excretory humor aside, we do have a rest ... More >>