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San Francisco Symphony Goes on Strike

San Francisco Symphony Goes on Strike

The strike means that the East Coast tour is on the line. Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
George Lucas Plays Role of Father on Syfy

George Lucas Plays Role of Father on Syfy

Movie legend George Lucas is playing the role of supportive dad this week as he makes an appearance on the... Read »

Mar 13, 2013
HBO Shoot Shuts Down Palo Alto's University Ave.

HBO Shoot Shuts Down Palo Alto's University Ave.

Traffic delays are expected on several Palo Alto streets today while crews film an upcoming comedy TV series... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Sunday Streets Kick Off Shuts Down Embarcadero

Sunday Streets Kick Off Shuts Down Embarcadero

This weekend marks the kickoff of the fifth annual "Sunday Streets" season in San Francisco that... Read »

Mar 9, 2013
Hoodslam Wrestling Is Part Comedy, All Action

Hoodslam Wrestling Is Part Comedy, All Action

The cast at Oakland's Hoodslam Wrestling show are anxious to break any previous wrestling stereotypes. Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Bob Weir Storms Off Stage in Mill Valley

Bob Weir Storms Off Stage in Mill Valley

Bob Weir, the former Grateful Dead guitarist, took issue with his audience's behavior at Sweetwater Music Hall... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
George Lucas Has Plans for Former Presidio Commissary

George Lucas Has Plans for Former Presidio Commissary

One proposal for the Presidio is a museum from a Galaxy far far away Watch »

Jun 17, 2013

The Bay Lights

The Bay Bridge is no longer the ugly cousin to the Golden Gate View »

Mar 6, 2013
Leia Is Back: Carrie Fisher in New Star Wars

Leia Is Back: Carrie Fisher in New Star Wars

Carrie Fisher told a local publication in Florida that she will appear in the next episode of... Read »

Mar 6, 2013
The Bay Lights Light Up Embarcadero

The Bay Lights Light Up Embarcadero

The long awaited and often test Bay Bridge light display went live for real Tuesday night as 25,000 LED lights were... Watch »

Mar 6, 2013
Bay Bridge Lights Up With New Art Installation

Bay Bridge Lights Up With New Art Installation

A new art installation has the Bay Bridge in San Francisco outshining even the Golden Gate Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
Bay Bridge Light Display Debuts

Bay Bridge Light Display Debuts

For the first time in its 75 year history, the Bay Bridge was set to outshine its famous cousin the Golden Gate. Watch »

Mar 6, 2013
San Jose Teacher Gets Film Into Cinequest

San Jose Teacher Gets Film Into Cinequest

Drama teacher gets graphic novel made into a movie Watch »

Mar 1, 2013
Mike Tyson Bares All in One Man Show

Mike Tyson Bares All in One Man Show

One man show runs through Sunday at San Francisco's Orpheum Theater. Watch »

Mar 1, 2013
The Residents Celebrate 40 Years with

The Residents Celebrate 40 Years with "WoW" Tour

Avant-garde Bay Area group together for over 40 years plays San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego and Santa Cruz. Read »

Feb 26, 2013

The Residents Wrap Up Wonder of Weird in CA

The last U.S. date on the Wonder of Weird tour is Thursday night at the Rio Theater in Santa View »

Feb 26, 2013
Chinese New Year Parade Draws Thousands to City

Chinese New Year Parade Draws Thousands to City

San Francisco is always busy on a Saturday night, but no more so than on the Saturday night of the Chinese New Year... Watch »

Feb 23, 2013
When Smoking Pot Will Get You Kicked Out of a Concert

When Smoking Pot Will Get You Kicked Out of a Concert

Using cannabis is a common sight at many Bay Area concerts. But it got a couple kicked out of The Who in Oakland. Read »

Feb 21, 2013

The Residents' Wonder of Weird Preview

SF band celebrates 40 years with Wonder of Weird tour, stopping at Bimbos in SF on Sunday View »

Feb 22, 2013
Fiery Farewell For Beachside Piano

Fiery Farewell For Beachside Piano

It was a fiery send off for an old piano that had graced a bluff of Half Moon Bay since the beginning of the month. Read »

Feb 18, 2013
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