Friday Apr 11
The Photography Of William Davis: The Power Of Place
It is probably true that a photographer, through almost single-minded devotion to a place, can help make it known, understood, and appreciated.
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Thu Apr 10, 2014
Criticism of Cesar Chavez Film Misses Big Picture
When I saw a preview of the new Cesar Chavez film and wrote a positive review , I did not foresee that I would be the only author of a book on Chavez and the UFW that viewed it positively.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
50 yrs after Civil Rights Act, fight for equality evolves
Same-sex marriage supporter Lindsey Freitas waves an American flag as she celebrates on the corner of Market and Castro on June 26, 2013 in San Francisco, California.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Graffiti taggers could face bigger price tag
Property owner Laurance Mathews views the work of taggers and graffiti artists defacing buildings on Erie Alley at Van Ness.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
San Francisco Chronicle
Bike share program looking to expand to East Bay in 2015
Sulien Duntz, a visitor from France, picks out a bicycle to ride Saturday at a Bay Area Bike Share station along the Embarcadero at Folsom Street.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Being a popular bartender takes a combination of skills: Efficiency, a friendly attitude and a lot of hard work.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Thousands of Dollars in Underwear Allegedly Stolen From Madonna Photo Shoot
Madonna's famed Gaultier cone bra was fortunately not one of the undies stolen from a recent photo shoot.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
On the Tab :: April 3 - 10
We celebrate the best of the Bay Area this week, and each week, yours truly selects the best of possible outings, events, and whatever washes up between my oceans of spam email.
AHP Marks 30 Years of AIDS Care
One of the first organizations to recognize the importance of addressing mental health needs of people living with HIV/AIDS marked 30 years of service with a recent reception at its Market Street offices in San Francisco.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Dreamscapes: A Photographer Processes the City's Essence Through His Gigantic Camera Obscura
What John Chiara does with a camera - not just any camera, but ones so big he drives it around San Francisco on a flatbed trailer - is utterly time-consuming and physically demanding.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Supervisor's plan would make AT&T utility boxes look better
These are just a few of the adjectives used by San Franciscans to describe the dozens of AT&T boxes the utility has installed on city sidewalks in recent years.
CAAMFEST 2014 Award Winners
As the largest festival of its kind in the country, CAAM welcomed over 260 participants and showcased over 120 films from 19 countries, including 29 narrative films, 15 documentaries, 77 short films as well as 7 World premieres, 2 North American premieres and 17 San Francisco premieres.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
A California road trip to San Francisco with the top down on our Mustang convertible
Even Los Angeles' rainiest days in 16 years couldn't stop our writer enjoying the charming road trip through California The British should know you never tempt fate with the weather gods.
Market-rate residential/San Francisco (Finalist): 38 Dolores
For Prado Group's Dan Safier , it must have seemed at times like he was running for the Board of Supervisors rather than trying to build housing and a supermarket in the Castro .
Thu Mar 27, 2014
CAAMFest 2014 Concludes After 11 Days of Asian and Asian American...
CAAMFest 2014 successfully concluded after 11 days of film, music and food programming.
It's Springtime: Go Climb a Real Rock
California is home to the most famous rock climbing spot in the world, Yosemite.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
S.F. marijuana dispensaries could move closer to schools
Different kinds of medical marijuana product sit on display inside of the non-profit SPARC dispensary building March 26, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Madcap 'Castro Nudists' continue futile fight against public nudity ban
FEBRUARY 01: Nude activists Trey Allen and Gypsy Taub protest San Francisco's new ban on nudity at San Francisco City Hall on February 1, 2013 in San Francisco, California.
California Films: The Times of Harvey Milk
The story: San Francisco, 1977. After failing to win political office three times, a gay man from the Castro district wins a seat on the city's Board of Supervisors, where he accomplishes small things, like mitigating the dog poop problem in the parks, and big ones, like passing legislation to prevent discrimination against gays and lesbians.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
City's construction boom blamed for major traffic headaches
Mayor Ed Lee has said he plans to add 30,000 units of housing over the next six years.