BART Driver Reports Assault, Riders Evacuated

You may have had a rough commute if you were on BART…

 

Man Who Shot Friend on Polk Claims it Was an Accident, Will be Released From Jail

Jose Manuel Beltran appears to have been in a revelatory mood in…

 

Suspect in Serial NorCal Rape Cases Arrested in Berkeley

Authorities in Sacramento today announced a major break in a serial rape…

 

A Doll’s House Divided Cannot Stand, at Berkeley Rep

My favorite interpretation of Nora, the heroine of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s…

Massive Dark Money Donation Rocks D6 Race

A big and very expensive shoe just dropped in the District 6…

SoMa Driver Booked on DUI for Fatal Hit and Run

Police arrested a man suspected of driving under the influence during a…

The Pressure Cooker: Shiva Ahmadi’s Animation of the Syrian War

After artist Shiva Ahmadi made her first animation, Lotus, in 2014, she…

With 18 School Board Candidates on the Ballot it’s a Battle to Stand Out

As a low-level, unpaid, elected position, school board races often take a…

Was the Prophet Muhammad Tripping on DMT?

British artist Haroon Mirza and the Asian Art Museum go out of…

Golden Gate Park: You Can Lead a Horticulture

Jane Smiley’s A Thousand Acres is a retelling of King Lear set…