• News

    April 23, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 11, 2011

    S.F Businessman to Swim for 60 Hours Nonstop -- For No Reason

    chlorine on the brain​To the non-athlete, even a five-mile run or swim seems crazy. But here is a guy who can make even ultra marathoners look sane. Jamie Patrick, a die-hard swimmer and owner of Patrick & Co. in San Francisco, is planning to swim 240 miles nonstop across the Sacramento River ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2010

    Oakland First City To Copy S.F. 'Sunday Streets' -- *Not* Berkeley

    Let's go Oakland! ​For the first time in the history of time -- that we can recall -- Oakland has kicked the green-flecked ass of Berkeley in being first East-Bay city to adopt an environmentally friendly policy. Or so claims a consultant hired to put on a June 27 Oak-town edition of Sunday Street ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2009

    Local Frequency: Bay Area Band Q&A w/ B and Not B

    ​Bay Area natives B and Not B have been playing together for a little over a year, pairing witty lyrics with 60's-inspired pop hooks to keep your head bopping from beginning to end. Wrapping up a five city tour of the Northwest, the band recently recorded a full-length, self-titled LP slated for a ... More >>

  • Music

    June 10, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 25, 2007
  • News

    July 25, 2007

    Wheelchairs of Fortune

    Attorney Tom Frankovich and his disabled clients sue small businesses to make them accessible - and make millions

  • News

    December 6, 2006

    Murderers at Large

    The death of a prominent businessman is just one more murder that goes unsolved

  • Film

    August 10, 2005

    Unknown Soldiers

    The Great Raid's compelling story never comes to life

  • News

    October 29, 2003

    Fright Flight

    "We're going to the winner's circle or the hospital," declares one entrant

  • Music

    June 25, 2003

    Pine Valley Cosmonauts

    The Executioner's Last Songs Vol. 2 & 3

  • Music

    September 18, 2002

    Hear This

    The Yeah Yeah Yeahs ride a tsunami of garage-punk hype into town

  • News

    May 23, 2001

    Sporting News

    The wonderful world of sport, packaged to appeal to a city of blasé cafe intellectuals

  • News

    February 2, 2000

    Spy vs Spite

    The Clinton administration has praised the Anti-Defamation League for helping shield kids from Internet hate. But should a group that spied on thousands of Californians be allowed to police the Web?

  • News

    December 22, 1999

    Awkward Christian Soldiers

    How a Bay Area sect with an occult tinge went national, transformed itself into an odd brotherhood -- and now is gaining acceptance from the ultratraditional Orthodox Church

  • News

    August 12, 1998

    Is This Any Way to Run A Railroad?

    Union Pacific's tenacious fight to gut safety laws passed when a derailment sterilized 40 miles of the upper Sacramento River

  • Music

    July 12, 1995
  • News

    June 21, 1995

    The War Womb (Part II)

    For every direct action against an abortion clinic staged by Operation Rescue, expect an equal and opposite reaction by the Bay Area Coalition for Our Reproductive Rights.

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