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WATCH: 'Mission to Lars' Trailer
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WATCH: 'Mission to Lars' Trailer

A documentary showing an autistic man's quest to meet Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich is in theaters Sept. 25. Read more »

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WATCH: Trailer for Tower Records Documentary

WATCH: Trailer for Tower Records Documentary

"All Things Must Pass," detailing the rise and fall of Northern California's Tower Records, is due on... Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
San Jose Gets Its First Cat Café

San Jose Gets Its First Cat Café

The Dancing Cat is San Jose's first cafe to offer feline adoption. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Chris Brown Sued Over San Jose Concert Shooting

Chris Brown Sued Over San Jose Concert Shooting

One of the five people shot in January at a San Jose nightclub during a party hosted by Grammy-winner Chris Brown is... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
SFPD Recovers Ex-Chili Pepper Guitarist’s Stolen Telecaster

SFPD Recovers Ex-Chili Pepper Guitarist’s Stolen Telecaster

A valuable piece of rock history is back with its rightful owner, thanks to San Francisco police investigators. Read more »

Aug 29, 2015
First Look at 'Burning Man: The Musical'

First Look at 'Burning Man: The Musical'

"Burning Man: The Musical" will one day be a full-length film feature, but the first five irreverent... Read more »

Aug 26, 2015
SF Armory Plans New Music Venue in 2016

SF Armory Plans New Music Venue in 2016

A 4,000 capacity music venue will open inside San Francisco Armory next year. Read more »

Aug 26, 2015
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... Read more »

Aug 25, 2015
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. Read more »

Aug 25, 2015
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... Read more »

Aug 25, 2015
Oakland Named Top West Coast Food City

Oakland Named Top West Coast Food City

Oakland has been named the top West Coast food city in the country by USA Today. Read more »

Aug 24, 2015
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. Read more »

Aug 21, 2015
Burning Man Children's Book Looks for Funding

Burning Man Children's Book Looks for Funding

A photography book for children about Burning Man is seeking pledges on Kickstarter. Read more »

Aug 19, 2015
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... Read more »

Aug 19, 2015
Robot Butler Starts Work at Silicon Valley Hotel

Robot Butler Starts Work at Silicon Valley Hotel

Aloft Silicon Valley now has a robot butler called Botlr on duty. Read more »

Aug 19, 2015
Robin Williams Mini Film Festival Planned

Robin Williams Mini Film Festival Planned

SoMa StrEat Food Park will screen 12 hours of Robin Williams movies on Saturday. Read more »

Aug 12, 2015
Jacka Birthday Tribute Planned, Murder Still Unsolved

Jacka Birthday Tribute Planned, Murder Still Unsolved

As a concert tribute to slain Bay Area rapper The Jacka is planned in San Francisco this week, there has still been... Read more »

Aug 10, 2015
Cystic Fibrosis Patient's Wish: Meet Taylor Swift

Cystic Fibrosis Patient's Wish: Meet Taylor Swift

Tiffany Rich has two items on her bucket list: get new lungs and meet Taylor Swift. Watch »

Aug 7, 2015
Snoopy Celebrates Birthday

Snoopy Celebrates Birthday

Snoopy is celebrating his birthday. Snoopy's birthday was acknowledged in a strip that ran on Aug. Read more »

Aug 10, 2015
Japanese Pop Culture Festival Moves to Fort Mason

Japanese Pop Culture Festival Moves to Fort Mason

This year's J-Pop Summit moves from Japantown to Fort Mason and becomes a ticketed event. Read more »

Aug 3, 2015
Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud is NBC Bay Area's community outreach and volunteering initiative. Read more
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