San Francisco public health officials are warning anyone who might have eaten at Nordstrom Cafe last month that they could have come in contact with typhoid fever. In other words, if you have been feeling sick, accompanied by fever, weakness, stomach pains, headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or ... More >>
Purple Pain. twitter.com/CaptainKDougla...— Kirk Douglas (@CaptainKDouglas) March 2, 2013 Prince is a dick. The litte guy just goes around the planet doing whatever he wants like some kind of mischievous, tiny demigod. Case in point: His recent appearance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. Here' ... More >>
Police are looking for a man who is wanted in connection with grabbing women's breasts and buttocks as they walked through Palo Alto in broad daylight.According to press reports, the latest incident occurred on Wednesday when a man stepped out between two cars, walked toward a woman, and grabbed her ... More >>
A federal grand jury put an end to four females' illegal shopping spree this week after they were busted defrauding Nordstrom using bogus gift cards.According to federal prosecutors, Myra B. Minks, Tiffany T. Conley, Letitia R. Mays, and Andrea C. Mohr allegedly duped sales clerks into crediting the ... More >>
Minhaz Kahn is facing deportation on November 18. Federal immigration officials in San Francisco are ignoring a June memo from immigration authorities that deprioritizes deportation immigrants who came into the country as kids. In the most recent case, it's affecting a UC-Riverside neuroscie ... More >>
y6y6y6/FlickrNo more will you be able to eat $6 fish tacos after spending $7500 at Nordstrom's.Fans of fish tacos were sad today to find that the Rubio's location in the food court of the San Francisco Centre had closed -- barely a month after nearby competitor Baja Fresh called it quits. Earlie ... More >>
John BirdsallHangtown Fry ($18). Yeah, we totally got it to go ― you try getting a seat here at lunch.Wednesday, August 4, 2010 Maybe it's because Tyler Florence is so accustomed to playing to a national audience on Food Network that six-week-old Wayfare Tavern feels so regionally nonspec ... More >>
Ed U./YelpThe place: Quiver Bar at Epic Roasthouse, 369 Embarcadero (at Folsom), 369-9955 The hours: Mon.-Fri., 3-6:30 p.m. The deals: Specialty cocktails and select sparkling, white, and red wines by the glass $5 ($7 for a well-vodka martini); select bottled beers $3; hefty small plates $2 ... More >>
If you walked by Union Square this morning, you might have seen a line winding around the block before scratching your head and moving on. Had you been a tad more inquisitive, you'd have noticed that the queue streamed through Macy's front door. You may even have noticed this sign:The giveaway comm ... More >>
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