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Volume 43 Number 37

Best of the Bay 2009: Local Heroes

Our celebration of Bay Area people and organizations who strive to make a difference

Best of the Bay 2009: Sports and Outdoors

>>CLICK HERE TO SEE THIS LIST ON ONE PAGE >>BEST OF THE BAY HOME Editors Picks: Outdoors and Sports BEST "HOLY SH*T!" Although it has only been a...

Best of the Bay 2009: Sex and Romance

>>CLICK HERE TO SEE THIS LIST ON ONE PAGE >>BEST OF THE BAY HOME Editors Picks: Sex and Romance BEST FAIR THAT'S UP YOURS While the Folsom Street...

Best of the Bay 2009: Shopping

>>CLICK HERE TO SEE THIS LIST ON ONE PAGE >>BEST OF THE BAY HOME Shopping BEST NEW NECESSITIES Sure, you can buy anything you want on the Internet,...

Best of the Bay 2009: Arts and Nightlife

>>CLICK HERE TO SEE THIS LIST ON ONE PAGE >>BEST OF THE BAY HOME Editors Picks: Arts and Nightlife BEST BLOODY QUEEN A gut-spewing zombie drag queen roller...

Best of the Bay 2009: Food and Drink

>>CLICK HERE TO SEE THIS LIST ON ONE PAGE >>BEST OF THE BAY HOME Editors Picks: Food and Drink BEST CRAB TOWER TO HEAVEN Somebody call the Fish...

Best of the Bay 2009: Classics

>>CLICK HERE TO SEE THIS LIST ON ONE PAGE >>BEST OF THE BAY HOME Editors Picks: Classics BEST LEFTOVER HEROES Hey, are you gonna eat that? If the...

Arm race

Bionic Commando, the first in an ever-expanding series of big-budget 8-bit retreads

Going postal

Magic Theatre delivers a winning stamp-collecting caper with Mauritius

India Jones

Bolshoi Ballet -- a hoot, a wonder, and big in all the right ways at Zellerbach

Two entangled

Death, sex, and splendid isolation with Sonic Youth and Grizzly Bear. Plus: Au Revoir Simone, crackling on

To Serge, with love

Electronic travels with Serge Garcia of Greco Guggenheit

Domestic disturbance

Reflecting on Marco Ferreri's minimalist satire, Dillinger is Dead

When in roam

Away We Go's unsettled couple finds their way home

The zone

Burgers to order -- rare, of course -- at Marin Brewing Company

It’s Cougartown, Jake

andrea@altsexcolumn.com Dear Andrea: I'm 19 and still a virgin. I've never been on a date, kissed a girl, held hands, hugged ... you get the picture. I've...

Recession, renewal

Larry Rinder transforms the Berkeley Art Museum's secret treasures into a "Galaxy"

Finally, justice

Guardian story led to freedom, $4.5 million settlement

Which kind of poison?

The push to shut down Mirant's aging power plant advances, but the alternative isn't much greener

The deadbeat church

Catholic archdiocese tries to duck $15 million in real estate taxes

The two Newsoms

The candidate for governor bears only a vague resemblance to the mayor of San Francisco

Tears of a thug

After much anticipation, the Jacka of Mob Figaz drops his third solo disc, Tear Gas

Fly on Sutter

The second iteration of Fly has a pool-hall feel with a friendly quasi-American menu