• Blogs

    September 24, 2013

    Tender Greens Opens Today in the FiDi

    Mixt Greens is about to get some competition for lunch traffic in the Financial District: L.A.-based Tender Greens is moving in to Fremont and Market. Like Mixt, Tender Greens focuses on salads using local ingredients. But Tender Greens also offers hot plates loaded with protein like marinated steak ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2013

    Robert Guerrero Challenges Victor Ortiz Via Text Message

    About a month ago, Robert Guerrero stood at the pinnacle of boxing-- in the ring, toe-to-toe with Floyd Mayweather Jr., the undefeated pound-for-pound champ. He lost that fight, and no shame in that. But-- always the most asked question in boxing-- who to fight next? Guerrero wants Victor Ortiz, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2012

    Occupy Movement Turns One Year Old on Monday, But Shows No Sign of Growing Up

    It seems like just yesterday Occupiers had created their own unregulated cities playgrounds in downtowns, hoping this would help combat American poverty. Here we are a year later, and it's time to ask: What's really changed?Well, nothing, of course.  But who gives a damn really, the Occupy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2011

    Blaze Away with Sea Lions' Joyously Stoned Debut Album

    ​Listen to this while high: Sea Lions' Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sea Lions But Were Afraid to Ask.​Behind the buzz: These D.I.Y. brats outta Oxnard with a nice line in spirited tunefulness impressive enough for the reliably tasteful people at Oakland's Slumberland Records ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2010

    State Fund Heading Out of 'Dumb' San Francisco

    You'll move to Vacaville, that's what you'll do...​This morning, the Chronicle broke a good one: The State Compensation Insurance Fund is moving 755 jobs out of San Francisco because it's too damn expensive here. Also, per the Chron, our city's workforce is "too dumb." That kind of sentiment is ce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    A Night of J Dilla Featuring ISM and the Fan-Tas-Tics at Madrone Art Bar

    Hiroshi Okun​A Night of J Dillafeaturing ISM and The Fan-tas-tics @ Madrone Art Bar July 28, 2010 Better than: A night of Steve Milla.James Yancey, a.k.a. Jay Dee, a.k.a. J Dilla, is somewhere between 2Pac and Pimp C in the running for the title of hip-hop's hardest-working dead guy. His death of ... More >>

  • Music

    January 27, 2010
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    December 2, 2009
  • Blogs

    August 4, 2009

    Chronic City: Marijuana Moratorium -- How To Ignore The Voters And The Law

    Dispensary moratorium: Latest political fad?​One by one, across California, the lights are winking out.In city after city, town after town, patients who had dared hope they would at last have safe access to the medicine recommended by their physicians are having those hopes dashed  by politic ... More >>

  • News

    June 25, 2003


    Lawyers for hundreds of sex-abuse victims have California's Catholic dioceses in a dire financial bind. Can church leaders finagle an escape, or are they ...

  • Music

    August 22, 2001

    Computer Dreaming

    Figurine ditches its synth pop past for an electro present

  • Music

    August 18, 1999

    New School Session

    After big labels beat on its door for years, Lootpack found a home on a small San Francisco imprint and an original approach to modern hip hop

  • Music

    October 21, 1998
  • News

    February 25, 1998

    Has Yaki Got a Deal for You

    City pension fund could back bonds

  • Music

    December 11, 1996
  • Music

    January 3, 1996

    The Book of Lists

    SF Weekly contributors salute the best (and worst) music of 1995

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