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  • Blogs

    July 5, 2013

    Peninsula Dining Update: Station 1 Branches Out From Prix Fixe

    For more than two years, diners from all over the Peninsula have been enjoying the three-course prix fixe menu at Woodside's Station 1. That dining format left with spring at the solstice, and the restaurant has shifted focus to a la carte. Chef Andrew Mitchell's tidy menu revamp now gives diners th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2013

    Budweiser, Corona Sued in San Francisco

    This suit's for youFriday is a good day for beer and, today, it's a great one for lawsuits regarding beer. Attorney Joe Alioto tells SF Weekly that, this afternoon, he'll make a federal case out of a proposed multi-billion dollar deal to merge two of the world's yellowest beers, Budweiser and Corona ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2012

    Cat Hoarders Charged, 51 Rescued Felines Are Enjoying Their Freedom (Video)

    Here's some great news to add a little cheer to this foggy day. Those adorable adult cats that were rescued from two Monterey County animal hoarders last month are getting a little spring back into their step.All 51 felines are making a slow yet very happy recovery at the SPCA shelter, where they re ... More >>

  • Music

    June 13, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Kevin Epps on His Life-Changing Straight Outta Hunters Point Documentaries

    The impact of Kevin Epps' 2003 documentary Straight Outta Hunters Point runs so deep in the neighborhood where it was filmed, kids who have never met the director have the title of his film tattooed on their arms and backs. Its long-anticipated sequel, which debuted at last year's San Francisco Blac ... More >>

  • Music

    November 9, 2011
  • Calendar

    October 26, 2011
  • News

    January 12, 2011
  • Blogs

    July 14, 2010

    Supes Approve Lennar Hunters Point Project

    ​If you had 1:35 a.m. in your Lennar Hunters Point Naval Shipyard pool as the hour the Board of Supervisors would vote on the massive project -- you're the big winner. The board approved the gargantuan redevelopment plan by an 8-3 vote this morning following at least 10 hours of meetings and oft-i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2010

    Roland's Bagels Guy Suing Terra Bakery

    Susie W./YelpA blurry Philip Roland, at his original spot in Lower Haight.​Looks like the situation is messier than a cream-cheese-and-jelly bagel at Terra in Hayes Valley ― bagel maker Philip Roland recently departed, just weeks after the place opened, and months after leaving the Lower Hai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Baylinks: Tonga Room, Bus Parties, & Bleeding Eyes

    We like, we like to party.​When your bus gets delayed you can pout or you can throw a party. [Muni Diaries]Are you between the ages of 12 and 23? Do you love civic duty? Have we got the non-paying gig for you. [Richmond District]Did somebody bomb Duboce Park? [haighteration]Site hawking San Franci ... More >>

  • News

    March 31, 2010

    Honor Thy Father

    The story of a young Muslim woman who was "honor-killed" by her father because he believed she'd become too Americanized.

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    10 Things to Do This Weekend For Under $10

    André Koehne​This weekend marks the kickoff for the fall holidays--our favorite mad dash of too many parties and too much eating and all that dressing up and over-extending ourselves. For Halloween weekend there's no shortage of budget options to keep you busy. To wit: Muni Diaries Live @ Make-Ou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    Get to Charles Chocolates' Open House Tomorrow and Snag Some Kung Fu Taco Love

    He'll be there too.​The East Bay's Charles Chocolates (6529 Hollis at 65th St., Emeryville) is throwing open the doors tomorrow for its annual open house with tours, sneak eats and previews of upcoming holiday confections, chocolate decorating, and even a movie. The featured flick is Kung Fu P ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2009

    A Murder Most Foul: Man Shot Dead In Double Rock Projects During Apparent Robbery; City's 38th Homicide

    View Larger Map A victim of an apparent robbery was gunned down in the Double Rock projects in Hunters Point in the pre-dawn hours this morning, marking the city's 38th homicide of the year. The Medical Examiner's office would not release the name of the victim to SF Weekly, citing the need to notif ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 2, 2009

    Also Playing

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    Warped Tour Announces SF Date

    J. PettinatoNewsom's Favorite Band? Dance Gavin Dance Now in its 15th year, America's longest-running alternative music festival, the Vans Warped Tour, hits Piers 30 and 32 in San Francisco June 27. Among the scheduled bands: NOFX, Punk Rock Karaoke, Shooter Jennings, Streetlight Manifesto, The Ata ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 8, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 30, 2009

    Whatever Happened to ... Reed Hearon?

    He's been working as the executive chef at Mammoth Mountain.

  • Calendar

    June 18, 2008
  • Blogs

    January 3, 2008

    Interpol Streams Live EP

    If you haven't bought an actual copy of their Live EP exclusive to indie record stores, Interpol's making the whole thing available on streaming audio. Read the release, then get all click-a-link happy: INTERPOL STREAMS "INTERPOL LIVE" EP; 6 LIVE TRACKS FROM THE BAND'S POWERFUL PERFORMANCE AT LONDO ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2007

    Yuppie's San Francisco Ghetto Tour: Ain't Gentrification Grand?

    Join Gridskipper on their San Francisco Yuppie's Ghetto Tour of up-and-coming establishments in neighborhoods you've only driven your Prius through with the windows rolled up and the doors locked. Bayview, Hunters Point, the crackalicious Tenderloin and Western Addition are all represented. So get ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2007

    New Interpol Live EP Releases Today in Exclusive Stores

    If you didn't catch Interpol at Bill Graham last month, at least you can hear how it sounded, kind of, with today's release of their Live EP, sold in select indie stores: For Immediate Release November 27, 2007 INTERPOL TO RELEASE 6-SONG INTERPOL LIVE TO BE SOLD EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH INDEPENDENT MU ... More >>

  • Music

    June 6, 2007

    Damaged Circuits

    Queens of the Stone Age smash the alt-rock robot

  • News

    March 21, 2007

    Walking the Line

    The SFPD says Daniel Dennard is a gangster, thief, and killer. Theres just one problem: They cant prove anything.

  • News

    February 21, 2007

    Aim Low

    The nation's biggest player in the apartment rental business has found huge profits in low-income housing

  • News

    July 12, 2006

    No Justice, No Peace ... Whatever

    In the countrys putative activist capital, all the protests and rallies may do more to sow apathy than draw people to the cause.

  • News

    May 4, 2005


    Bill Lieberman, new planning director for the Municipal Transportation Agency, wades into the swamp of San Francisco transit politics

  • Music

    April 27, 2005

    Flowers in the Attic

    Guinea pigs, string theories, and old-timey music at the Attic

  • Calendar

    April 20, 2005

    Film, Theory

    The ivory tower of power

  • Film

    September 8, 2004

    Crooked as They Come

    Criminal swipes its story from a far superior movie

  • Calendar

    May 5, 2004

    Posh Folks Exposed

    Sneak into luxe green spaces

  • News

    November 19, 2003

    Arrested Development

    Mayor Brown is pushing for quick approval of a Hunters Point Shipyard redevelopment plan that gives a lot to homebuilding giant Lennar, and not nearly enough to the city or the shipyard's neighbors

  • News

    October 1, 2003

    Glowing Review

    The Navy says radiation levels are within federal safety guidelines, but are higher than what is legally acceptable for the property to be transferred

  • News

    July 30, 2003

    Mob Rule

    Flash mobs: serious social movement or quirky entertainment (or both)?

  • Best of San Francisco

    May 14, 2003

    Best Microbrew

    White Hawk Original IPA, Mendocino Brewing Co.

  • News

    July 31, 2002

    Burning Mad

    Deciding they just wouldn't take it anymore, Bayview citizens stopped a Navy plan to incinerate toxic gas at Hunters Point Shipyard

  • News

    July 31, 2002

    Fallout: The Past Is Present

    The Nuclear Witnesses

  • Culture

    July 10, 2002

    Speak To Me

    Russell Simmons' Def Poetry Jam brings hip hop home

  • Culture

    May 15, 2002


    John Leguizamo's material could yield a powerful show -- if he didn't treat it like stand-up

  • News

    April 24, 2002

    Mirant's Morass

    The plan to build a massive new power plant in San Francisco -- once thought inevitable -- hits a few snags

  • Music

    December 5, 2001

    The Week's Can't-Miss Performance

    Antipop Consortium brings wee-hour surrealism to hip hop.

  • News

    August 1, 2001

    Power Politics

    Two major S.F. energy projects are in the works. Do we need both? The question isn't really being discussed.

  • News

    June 13, 2001

    Dragon Bites

    A Beautiful Day to Be Irradiated; We Have Plenty of Lines Open; Annals of Blowback; Press Release of the Week

  • Culture

    December 20, 2000

    The Hard Nut

    Or, Cracking the San Francisco Ballet

  • Film

    November 1, 2000

    Lumet Lite

    The Yards borrows liberally from its predecessors, but that may not be a bad thing

  • Dining

    March 1, 2000
  • Dining

    June 9, 1999
  • Culture

    September 6, 1995

    Welcome to The Gap

    California Shakespeare Festival's Henry IV, Part One is fraught with nearly ruinous anachronisms

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