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  • Outside Lands 2013: Day 1
    From Sir Paul McCartney to the Nationals, the first day headliners of Outside Lands 2013 started the festival off right. Photography by Christopher Victorio.
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  • Fremont's Niles District: Time Travel to the Wild West
    Niles evokes an era when railroad was the best in travel, silent films were in their heyday and cowboys roamed the streets. Once a junction of the Southern Pacific Railroad, the town garnered fame when the silent film industry descended upon Niles. The year 1912 brought Charlie Chaplin and...
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  • Behind the Scenes at the Fillmore
    To accompany our music feature this week, "Mr. Fillmore," we present you with a few snapshots of the Fillmore as you don't typically see it. Photos by Mike Koozmin, special to SF Weekly.
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  • The Pilgrimage: Amador County
    In Amador County, a rural stretch of the Sierra foothills southeast of Sacramento, stand some of the oldest remnants of California wine culture: 140-year-old Zinfandel vines, a winery that dates back to 1859, and Gold Rush towns aplenty. There are dozens of wineries here, many of them family...
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  • The Pilgrimage: John Cerney's Plywood People
    Salinas artist John Cerney's giant plywood people sit in fields along the highways of California and the rest of the nation. Here are some of his original 18-foot works portraying the Crown Packing labor force, now on display in fields of The Farm on Highway 68. (7 Foster Rd, Salinas;...
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  • The Pilgrimage: Gustine
    This month marked the 100th Festa do Divino Espirito Santo, in Gustine, Calif., a small agricultural town in the middle of the state largely populated by immigrants from Portugal's Azores archipelago. And you can't have a Festa do Divino Espirito Santo without a bullfight capping the event....
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  • The Pilgrimage: Bodie
    Four hours east of San Francisco is Bodie, once a thriving Gold Rush town now a curious ghost town that attracts some 200,000 visitors annually. With no more than 200 buildings remaining, tourists drive from all over the state allured by the remnants of this "arrested decay." The town, which is...
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  • J-Pop Summit Festival 2013
    The weather was pretty gross this weekend. But it didn’t deter thousands from thronging the streets of Japantown for the fifth annual J-Pop Summit Festival. Language barriers were overcome and food genres were mixed as this Pacific Island pop culture diaspora threaded its way from the New...
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  • Jay-Z and Timberlake at Candlestick Park
    Fans packed in to Candlestick Park for Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake's Legends of the Summer Tour. Check out our review of the show on our music blog: All Shook Down. Photos by Gil Riego Jr.
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  • Comic-Con 2013
    This year's Comic-Con convention brought out super fans in their best costumes and celebrity panels included stars from The Hunger Games, "Breaking Bad," and more. Photography by Christopher Victorio.
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  • Trayvon Martin Protest in Oakland
    What began as a peaceful assembly in Frank Ogawa Plaza, soon escalated to a tense, tumultuous protest throughout downtown Oakland Monday night, where hundreds of protesters took to the streets to express their frustration with Saturday's acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of...
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  • San Francisco is Voted the Best
    Every week there seems to be a new list of top cities that San Francisco is popping up on. They range from the predicable, best city for romance and gay culture, to the more obscure, best place to find a sugar daddy and good beer. Here’s a roundup of 10 of the recent lists San Francisco has...
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