Supervisor David Campos isn't likely to sneak up on anybody -- the ubiquitous sound of a Diet Coke can being popped announces his presence in City Hall well before he makes a corporeal appearance. But, when it comes to Campos' corporeal appearance, he's now quite a bit lighter on his feet and ... More >>
I was enjoying lunch at Lark Creek Steak recently with a cowboy and a rastafari, and while you never would think that these two would get along so swell, there we were, having the best time. Did I mention that the cowboy was a hamburger and the rastafari was a cocktail? And no, don't worry, they wer ... More >>
In April last year, the California state Assembly Committee on Revenue and Taxation shot down AB 669, Assemblymember Bill Monning's attempt to pass a penny-per-ounce tax on all sweetened beverages, such as sodas, energy drinks, and sweetened fruit-juice drinks. Monning's office estimated that the ... More >>
Photos by W. Blake GrayCoffee is such a personal thing. If I like cappuccino, you like drip coffee black, and Bill Cosby likes a triple-tall nonfat extra-hot no-foam latte (apparently true), we're not going to agree on what the best coffee shop is.
But I'm the guy with the pen keyboard soapb ... More >>
UmamimartThe Gift Of Food: A Benefit for Japan
Where: Burritt Room at the Crescent Hotel, 417 Stockton (at Sutter), 400-0500
When: Tue., April 5, 8.p.m -1 a.m.
Cost: $40 in advance, $45 at the door; proceeds benefit Second Harvest Japan
The rundown: Umamimart, the food blog founded by l ... More >>
Soon to be off-limits in the city? The cat, that is.Mandatory composting. No sodas in soda machines. And now -- no pets? The resolution banning the sale of all pets in the city save for fish that is coming up for a vote tonight with the city's Commission of Animal Control and Welfare -- we've got ... More >>
The falafel sandwich: A handheld mezze platter.Today marked the San Francisco debut for Liba, Gail Lillian's taco truck turned falafel wagon, splashed with tendril-y design elements and an electric honeydew-green color scheme. Its location: a strip-like lot skirting an old loading dock at 155 ... More >>