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Tarantula, Native to Folsom Area, Named After Johnny Cash
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Tarantula, Native to Folsom Area, Named After Johnny Cash

Researchers have named a species of black tarantula native to the Sierra Nevada foothills around Folsom after country music legend Johnny Cash, who dressed in black and sang "Folsom Prison Blues." Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
Bay Area Rappers on Forbes' 'Cash Princes' List

Bay Area Rappers on Forbes' 'Cash Princes' List

San Francisco's Lil Dicky and Oakland's G-Eazy are on the radar of editors at Forbes, who think they have a shot at... Read more »

Feb 9, 2016
Adele Parody Skewers SF Mayor Ed Lee

Adele Parody Skewers SF Mayor Ed Lee

A new song and its accompanying video take San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee to task for a city many view as being divided... Read more »

Feb 9, 2016
Claremont's New Restaurant Has Michelin-Starred Chef

Claremont's New Restaurant Has Michelin-Starred Chef

Michelin-starred chef Dominique Crenn has opened Antoinette, a French brasserie, inside the renovated Claremont... Read more »

Feb 9, 2016

Celebrities at Super Bowl 50

Famous faces dotted the crowds at Super Bowl 50 as A-list celebrities flocked to see the Carolina Panthers take... View »

Feb 8, 2016

Curry, Warriors Hit 'Rolling Stone' Party After Big Win

Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry, Festus Ezeli and Leandro Barbosa were among the celebs spotted checking out... View »

Feb 7, 2016
Alicia Keys Talks About Mario Woods at SB50 Show

Alicia Keys Talks About Mario Woods at SB50 Show

Alicia Keys was energetic when she performed for a loud and excited audience at a pre-Super Bowl party, but she also... Read more »

Feb 7, 2016
Saint John Coltrane Church in Danger of Losing Home

Saint John Coltrane Church in Danger of Losing Home

The lease is up on Saint John Coltrane Church in San Francisco, and a petition hopes that the West Bay Conference... Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
Local Artist's New Shirt Eulogizes a Changing SF

Local Artist's New Shirt Eulogizes a Changing SF

Artist Joshua Bruner's new "I Miss SF" t-shirt for True Clothing offers up a wearable tribute to a... Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
50 Cent Will Sign Vodka Bottles at San Francisco BevMo

50 Cent Will Sign Vodka Bottles at San Francisco BevMo

50 Cent will appear at a San Francisco BevMo on Saturday to sign bottles of his Effen Vodka. Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
'Making a Murderer' Creators to Appear at Bay Area JCC

'Making a Murderer' Creators to Appear at Bay Area JCC

"Making a Murderer" creators Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos will appear at SF's Jewish Community Center... Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Bill Graham Retrospective Heads to Jewish Museum

Bill Graham Retrospective Heads to Jewish Museum

The Contemporary Jewish Museum will mount a comprehensive retrospective of late Bay Area concert promoter Bill... Read more »

Feb 3, 2016
In Town for Super Bowl, Snoop Dogg's Concert Gear Stolen in SF

In Town for Super Bowl, Snoop Dogg's Concert Gear Stolen in SF

Equipment said to be used for Snoop Dogg's live shows and DJ appearances was reportedly stolen from a vehicle in San... Read more »

Feb 3, 2016
Paul Kantner, Jefferson Airplane Co-Founder, Dies at 74

Paul Kantner, Jefferson Airplane Co-Founder, Dies at 74

Paul Kantner, founding member of legendary San Francisco rock band the Jefferson Airplane, died Thursday at the age... Read more »

Jan 29, 2016
Southern Fast-Food Chain Sends Sweet Tea to Santa Clara

Southern Fast-Food Chain Sends Sweet Tea to Santa Clara

Southern fast food chain Bojangles is driving its Teamobile to Santa Clara to serve sweet tea to the Panther... Read more »

Feb 3, 2016
Pussy Riot Plans Speaking Engagement in SF

Pussy Riot Plans Speaking Engagement in SF

Members of Russian punk activist group Pussy Riot will appear in the Bay Area for a talk at The Warfield in San... Read more »

Jan 27, 2016
SF Comedy Club Books All-Female Lineup for Month of March

SF Comedy Club Books All-Female Lineup for Month of March

Female comics and female comics only will hold court on one prominent San Francisco stage for an entire month. The... Read more »

Jan 25, 2016
David Bowie Tributes Take Shape in SF

David Bowie Tributes Take Shape in SF

David Bowie will be remembered lovingly at various San Francisco events and club nights this week.

Bowie... Read more »

Jan 12, 2016
Three Babes Bakeshop to Host 'Pie Bowl'

Three Babes Bakeshop to Host 'Pie Bowl'

SF's Three Babes Bakeshop will pit two special pies creates for the Panthers and the Broncos against each other... Read more »

Feb 2, 2016
Black Bark BBQ Opens in Fillmore Jazz Preservation District

Black Bark BBQ Opens in Fillmore Jazz Preservation District

Black Bark BBQ debuts Wednesday from the owners of the popular 1300 on Fillmore restaurant. Read more »

Jan 12, 2016
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