the scene

Dining, shopping and nightlife

$string.substring($o_contentTitle,$stIdx)

Wednesday, Sep 2, 2015 at 05:14 PM PDT

Harpoon Brewery Using Charles River Water for New Beer

Boston-based Harpoon Brewery is using water from the Charles River to brew a new batch of beer. »

Lonely Island Wallpaper Pays Tribute to Bay Area Icons

Lonely Island Wallpaper Pays Tribute to Bay Area Icons

Comedy/music trio The Lonely Island has commissioned wallpaper that pays tribute to vibrant Bay Area icons and landmarks. »

E-40 Introduces 40-Ounce Malt Liquor

E-40 Introduces 40-Ounce Malt Liquor

East Bay rap star E-40's latest foray into the world of alcohol comes in the form of a 40-ounce bottle of malt liquor. »

'Compton' Leads Box Office for 2nd Weekend With $26.8M

'Compton' Leads Box Office for 2nd Weekend With $26.8M

"Straight Outta Compton" easily maintained its box-office lead with an estimated $26.8 million in ticket sales over a sleepy late summer weekend at North American multiplexes, according to studio estimates... »

Video of Restaurant Server: 'If I Was Nice to You, I’d Get Canned"

Video of Restaurant Server: 'If I Was Nice to You, I’d Get Canned"

Most Chicagoans know that when you go to the restaurant, Ed Debevic’s, you shouldn’t expect the nicest servers. In fact, you should prepare for incredibly rude ones. »

Michael Jackson's Chef Shares King of Pop’s Favorite Foods

Michael Jackson's Chef Shares King of Pop’s Favorite Foods

Sweet Bar Bakery in Oakland is celebrating the King of Pop's birthday with his preferred sweet and savory treats. »

Nevada Sheriff Promises Crackdown on Burning Man Crime

Nevada Sheriff Promises Crackdown on Burning Man Crime

A Nevada sheriff is promising to crack down on any crime occurring in the Black Rock Desert at next week's Burning Man festival. »

Video

WATCH: SFPD Cop Break Dances to Cheer Up Kid Battling Cancer

A San Francisco police officer busted some serious moves to cheer up Colren Guerra, a cancer patient at UC Benioff Children's Hospital in San Francisco. »

Janelle Monáe to Speak, Sing Against Police Brutality

Janelle Monáe to Speak, Sing Against Police Brutality

Pop star Janelle Monáe will speak and sing against police brutality at a San Francisco rally this weekend. »

Elbo Room Gets Lease Reprieve

Elbo Room Gets Lease Reprieve

Mission District nightclub Elbo Room was expected to shutter in November but has been given an extension on the lease. »

Photos & Videos