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Carly Ozard to Debut Midler on the Roof at The Duplex, 5/25
After sold-out performances in New York City and her hometown of San Francisco, cabaret singer Carly Ozard will debut her latest show Midler on the Roof at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, May 25, 2014 at cabaret institution The Duplex , 61 Christopher Street at 7th Avenue in New York City.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Free Dictionary
Harriet Quimby Flies over English Channel
Harriet Quimby was an early American aviator and a movie screenwriter. In 1911, she was awarded a U.S. pilot's certificate by the Aero Club of America , becoming the first woman to gain a pilot's license in the United States .
Is the SF Chronicle Trying to Kill Public Housing?
If you think the San Francisco Chronicle's ongoing stories criticizing the SF Housing Authority are designed to help long-suffering public housing tenants, I have a bridge to sell you.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
At least 10 dead when FedEx truck slams into bus full of students
FATAL CRASH: A California Highway Patrol Officer shines his light on a yellow blanket covering one of the victims of a fatal crash between a tour bus and a FedEx truck on Interstate 5 Thursday, April 10 ,in Orland, Calif.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
9 killed as truck slams into charter bus
A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed a grassy freeway median and slammed into a bus carrying high school students on a visit to a college.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Teenager killed in Richmond shooting
Richmond police are investigating a fatal shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy on Tuesday night, a police sergeant said.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Best of Sacramento Connect Food & Wine blogs
Here is a sampling of the best of the current food and dining blogs. Check out the full postings: www.sacramentoconnect.com .
Tue Apr 08, 2014
San Francisco Magazine
VICE Thinks San Francisco Is the Worst City Ever, But They Don't Know the Half of It
Minds blown. You guys nailed it. Fisherman's Wharf really is lame and cold. Alcatraz is a place that tourists go to.
Ben Rimalower to Bring Patti Issues Miami Beach, San Francisco, la,...
Tickets for all shows at www.PattiIssues.com . PATTI ISSUES recently concluded its triumphant 14-month run in New York and has also played to packed houses in Boston, Berlin, Glasgow, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Berkeley, Baltimore, Provincetown and the Fire Island Pines, as well as being personally selected by Artistic Director ... (more)
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Richmond has an 'obese city' problem
Metro-Richmond is home to more obese people than most other large communities in the nation, according to findings released by Gallup.
After 10 Years, Beyond Chron Still Going Strong
Today marks the 10th anniversary of Beyond Chron. I've learned a lot about San Francisco politics, the media, activism, and the drive for social change from editing this site.
Close-up | Virginia Beach's Robert Roman earns honor
Virginia Beach resident and Norfolk business owner Robert Roman was scheduled to receive the honorary title of OUTstanding Virginian on April 5 in Richmond.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Oil trains into Richmond spark lawsuit
A placard on a tank car in North Dakota, below, warns that it's carrying flammable crude oil.
Why Americans Resist Universal Healthcare
It's 1974. Richard Nixon resigns the presidency; Barbara Streisand is singing, 'The Way We Were' all over the radio ; and you can buy a hand calculator that can only add, subtract, multiply, and divide for, in today's currency, $100.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
East Bay Express
Thursday Must Reads: Blackwell Sought to Leave Oakland Last Fall;...
Blackwell said he didn't tell Mayor Jean Quan that he had applied for the other position when she promoted him to become Oakland city's administrator a month ago, because he said he didn't think he would get the San Francisco job.
Tech Bashers Eager for Tech-Created Dollars
Tech-bashers in San Francisco are lining up to reap the financial benefits of the city's growing economy-seeking money that would not be available had their opposition to tech prevailed.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
A. Barton Hinkle on the Racist Roots of Zoning Laws
Mahool was the mayor of Baltimore who, in 1910, signed into law a racial zoning ordinance.
New Report on Ellis Act Misuse in San Francisco
Tenants Together, California's statewide organization for renters' rights, today released The Speculator Loophole, Ellis Act Evictions in San Francisco.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
East Bay Express
Tuesday Must Reads: Spring Storms Have Little Impact on Drought;...
California water officials expect that the Sierra snowpack will still only be about a third of normal for this time of year during measurements this week.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Congressman Miller takes minimum wage campaign to Richmond
Joined by national and state leaders and academics in the City Council chamber Monday night, Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, discussed the importance of raising the national minimum wage.