Best TV News Anchor

Dennis Richmond KTVU, Channel 2 Call us crazy, but we like our TV anchors straight — talking, that is. Richmond's banter-free, no-nonsense style (not…

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Best Film Programmer

Edith Kramer Senior film curator and director, Pacific Film Archive, 2575 Bancroft (at Bowditch), Berkeley, (510) 642-1124, www.bampfa.berkeley.edu From Hong Kong shoot'em-ups to Indian…

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Best Redwood Grove

Transamerica Pyramid 600 Montgomery (at Washington) “From them comes silence and awe,” John Steinbeck said of Sequoia sempervirens, the majestic, towering conifers that can…

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Best Landmark

Melvin M. Swig Interfaith Memorial Labyrinth at Grace Cathedral Taylor & California, 749-6300, www.gracecathedral.com Atop Nob Hill, surrounded by some of the priciest property…

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