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George Lucas Hasn't Been Online Since 2000

George Lucas Hasn't Been Online Since 2000

George Lucas revealed in an interview that he hasn't used the Internet since the year 2000. Read more »

Dec 2, 2015
Claremont Hotel Lures Michelin-Starred Chef to Open Restaurant

Claremont Hotel Lures Michelin-Starred Chef to Open Restaurant

Michelin-starred chef Dominique Crenn will open a French brasserie inside Berkeley's renovated Claremont Hotel. Read more »

Dec 4, 2015
Super Bowl 50: Coldplay Mentioned as Possible Halftime Act

Super Bowl 50: Coldplay Mentioned as Possible Halftime Act

A British tabloid newspaper is speculating that Coldplay is in the running to be named a halftime headliner for... Read more »

Nov 30, 2015
San Francisco, San Jose Named 'Most Pretentious' Cities

San Francisco, San Jose Named 'Most Pretentious' Cities

A coffee maker company created a "Pretension Index" of cities and named San Francisco and San Jose as the... Read more »

Nov 25, 2015
SF Sketchfest 2016: Sally Field, Patton Oswalt Among Notables

SF Sketchfest 2016: Sally Field, Patton Oswalt Among Notables

Actress Sally Field is among the surprising headliners planned for the 15th edition of SF Sketchfest in January. Read more »

Nov 20, 2015
Noise Pop Releases Initial 2016 Lineup

Noise Pop Releases Initial 2016 Lineup

Vince Staples, Escort, The Mountain Goats and more will appear at the annual Noise Pop music festival, which runs... Read more »

Nov 23, 2015
Disneyland PeopleMover Sells at Auction for Nearly $500,000

Disneyland PeopleMover Sells at Auction for Nearly $500,000

A car from Disneyland's long-running PeopleMover, which transported guests on a slow cruise through part of the... Read more »

Nov 25, 2015
Carol Doda, Legendary San Francisco Stripper, Dies at 78

Carol Doda, Legendary San Francisco Stripper, Dies at 78

Legendary stripper Carol Doda, who helped introduce topless entertainment more than 50 years ago, has died at age... Watch »

Nov 11, 2015
Silicon Valley Comic Con 2016 Gets More Star Studded

Silicon Valley Comic Con 2016 Gets More Star Studded

Stars including Jeremy Renner and Sean Astin will join William Shatner and Christopher Lloyd at Silicon Valley Comic... Read more »

Nov 5, 2015
LaBelle's Sweet Potato Pie May Still Be Available in East Bay

LaBelle's Sweet Potato Pie May Still Be Available in East Bay

A viral video frenzy caused Patti LaBelle's Sweet Potato Pie to fly off of Walmart shelves in the U.S., including in... Read more »

Nov 19, 2015
Cafe Gratitude to Close Berkeley Location

Cafe Gratitude to Close Berkeley Location

Cafe Gratitude will close in Berkeley, leaving Santa Cruz as the last Northern California location of the Bay Area... Read more »

Nov 16, 2015
San Francisco Transgender Film Festival Returns

San Francisco Transgender Film Festival Returns

The 19th annual San Francisco Transgender Film Festival takes place at the Castro and Roxie movie theaters Nov. Read more »

Nov 4, 2015
SF Disco Preservation Society Archives '70s Scene

SF Disco Preservation Society Archives '70s Scene

An archive of music and images honors San Francisco's vibrant disco scene in the 1970s. Read more »

Nov 2, 2015
Metallica to Headline Pre-Super Bowl Concert

Metallica to Headline Pre-Super Bowl Concert

Metallica will perform a concert at AT&T Park on the eve of Super Bowl 50. Read more »

Nov 2, 2015
Margaret Cho Launches Campaign for Rape Survivors

Margaret Cho Launches Campaign for Rape Survivors

Comedian Margaret Cho is leading a social media campaign for rape survivors to speak out.

The San... Read more »

Nov 3, 2015
Star Wars, Superhero Costumes Top Bay Area Searches

Star Wars, Superhero Costumes Top Bay Area Searches

The Bay Area has searched for Star Wars and superhero costumes more than any other Halloween outfit, according to... Read more »

Oct 28, 2015
James Franco Bar Mitzvah Will Stream Live

James Franco Bar Mitzvah Will Stream Live

James Franco's Bar Mitzvah will be streamed live on Saturday. Read more »

Oct 16, 2015
Doc Chronicles Woman Who Swam From Farallons to GGB

Doc Chronicles Woman Who Swam From Farallons to GGB

"Kim Swims" tells the story of Kim Chambers, an open water endurance swimmer who was the first woman to... Read more »

Oct 29, 2015
Cat Cafe Offers 'Fitness With Felines' Yoga Classes

Cat Cafe Offers 'Fitness With Felines' Yoga Classes

KitTea's new "Fitness With Felines" classes combine restorative yoga with kittens and Japanese tea. Read more »

Oct 15, 2015
Chez Panisse, The Progress Given National Recognition

Chez Panisse, The Progress Given National Recognition

Bay Area restaurants including Chez Panisse and The Progress are being recognized for national excellence. Read more »

Oct 15, 2015
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