Sunday Jul 27
Not enough housing at any level
Last month, we reported on attempts by some local politicians to make it more difficult to flip homes - buying and reselling them within a year at sometimes significant profits.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Stylist David Reposar - fearless in the land of glam
David Reposar, stylist and art director, is seen wearing a self-designed digital geisha tunic, human hair vest designed in collaboration with Nancy Bui, DeadRinger necklace assembled with charms collected from his world travels, a meteorite ring, and chunky amber cuff from Poland.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Pacifica man gets probation for possessing horde of illegal bombs, explosive materials
A Pacifica man was convicted and sentenced to probation Friday for possessing several hundred bombs and nearly a thousand pounds of explosive material, a cache authorities alleged could have leveled nearby homes and killed two children living amid the stockpile.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
WXOW-TV La Crosse
California man who co-authored Manson book dies
Curt Gentry, a San Francisco man who co-authored "Helter Skelter," the true-crime classic chronicling the Charles Manson case, has died at the age of 83. Curt Gentry, a San Francisco writer who co-authored "Helter Skelter," the true crime classic chronicling the Charles Manson case, has died at the age of 83. A Palestinian-American teen left with ... (more)
Old days in S.F. not so good
A quick visit to San Francisco's past, including swimming at Sutro Baths, might be better than living there.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Curt Gentry dies: best-selling writer of Manson, Hoover books
Curt Gentry , a San Francisco author who wrote or co-wrote 13 books including best-sellers "Helter Skelter" about the Charles Manson case and a harshly critical biography of FBI chief J. Edgar Hoover , died July 10 in a San Francisco hospital .
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Best Pizzeria In America
Nothing inspires foodie passion quite like pizza, one of the world's most popular yet varied dishes.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Free Dictionary
July 17, 1928 February 6, 1976) was an American jazz musician and pianist noted for his innovative compositions and arrangements and for composing music for animated adaptations of the Peanuts comic strip .
Potrero Hill Stars in Movies, Television
A film shoot recently occurred in the community garden across the street from my San Bruno Avenue flat.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
San Francisco Magazine
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Every now and then, media outlets have a slow news day . But not to fear: Shit always saves the day.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Avon Walk for Breast Cancer raises millions
The 12th annual Avon Walk for Breast Cancer came to a close in San Francisco Sunday afternoon, raising $4 million to accelerate breast cancer research, improve access to screening and educate people about breast cancer.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
San Francisco Chronicle
World Cup finale festivities will be grand spectacle
Former Mayor Willie Brown poses for a portrait at his apartment in the St. Regis Hotel on Thursday July 31, 2008 in San Francisco, Calif.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Mail & Guardian
Excerpts from the era of the Great Blue Fog
California voters approved medical marijuana in 1996 but the retailing of pot did not bloom until 2009, when the state finally issued "guidelines".
5 New Restaurants to Check Out This Month
Looking for somewhere new to eat? We've got you covered. Here's your monthly cheat sheet of five brand-new places that recently opened around town.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Tom Perkins recalls the good days in S.F., Sausalito brothel
Tom Perkins is at it again. The co-founder of venture fund Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, who infamously made comments to the Wall Street Journal comparing the resentment against the wealthy 1 percent to the persecution of the Nazis, apparently has more to say about the economic climate today and it's not all that flattering.