Earlier this month, we introduced you to Deborah Fergin-Mavaega, the Bayview teacher who was being sued for reportedly smacking around her students and stealing their Twinkies. After that drama, the school district put her on administrative leave and said they'd be transferring her to some other sch ... More >>
Chris RobertsTom Ammiano took the Sherman -- he says he won't be our next mayorIn a move reminiscent of the crew members of the Bounty bellowing "Take us with you!" to the escaped-to-a-better-place Mr. Christian, progressive supervisors are imploring Assemblyman Tom Ammiano to enter the mayoral f ... More >>
Tamara PalmerThis is one sausage fest we actually wouldn't mind being a part of all the time. But can you tell us the specific dish, and what restaurant serves it? Take your guess in the comments below. Big ups to SFoodie reader Sherman, who easily figured out that the sisig tacos from the l ... More >>
Dr. Dan KlimanThe mother of a man who mysteriously fell to his death last year in a San Francisco elevator shaft is set to file a $30 million wrongful death lawsuit tomorrow in San Francisco Superior Court, naming the owner, manager, and elevator service company of the Sharon Building on 55 New M ... More >>
Maker Faire Sunday, May 31 San Mateo County Expo CenterPhotos by Sam Prestianni Better Than: watching Star Wars with my robot girlfriend. Freaks and geeks welcome! That was the unofficial motto of the 4th Annual Maker Faire, Make magazine's premier showcase for do-it-yourselfers of all stripes who ... More >>
Friday, May 8, 2009 Let's do lunch: SF Weekly food critic Meredith Brody says don't miss the yellowtail sammy with avocado and fennel at FiDi gem The Sentinel (37 New Montgomery at Stevenson Alley, 284-9960). Get your drink on: Five-buck cocktails and four-buck hand rolls at Tsunami Sushi Mission ... More >>
From the Food Challenge
Mrs. Henderson shakes up war-torn Britain with an assault of the flesh
What'd you expect on "Road Rash" night at Jezebel's Joint?
Reconnoitering the Military Vehicle Technology Foundation and its 205 military vehicles. In Portola Valley.
On Sutter Street, a tour of bars with funny names, unusual locations, and strange colors
A movie historian resurrects a long-dead experimental filmmaker, and a long-departed era of San Francisco
Tired of a traditional holiday? Try opening presents with an elephant or playing a game of Ba-Da-Bingo!
Taking a Hammer to Pac Bell; A Feather in Our Cap; Painting a Different Picture; Bad-Mouthing Bush
Total Mobile Home puts avant-garde film where it belongs - in the basement