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Volume 47 Number 50

Bikes to books

Pedal through San Francisco's literary past on this fun bike tour 

Volume 47 Number 50 Flip-through Edition

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Self service

SF Fringe Festival tells it like it is with random tales from the service sector and beyond

The Selector

WEDNESDAY 9/11 Jimmy Cliff At age 65, reggae legend Jimmy Cliff is experiencing perhaps one of the greatest bursts of artistic productivity in all of...

Nice to meat you

Tablehopping: Three new hotspots, a tablehopper gay male singles event, and ramenburger recon

Bugging out

The Urinals started off as artists, and ended up musicians

Girls like us

The Julie Ruin's Kathleen Hanna on finding strength through music 

Holy terror

Alaskan author Tom Kizzia talks 'Pilgrim's Wilderness'


A multi-venue series highlights edgy filmmaker Pier Paolo Pasolini


Symbiosis Gathering brings boundary breaking music, killer yoga, natural beauty, and GODS ROBOTS together


Important happenings for the week of Sept. 11-17

Expand protections for small businesses

Jake Spade controversy shows need for more reforms

Shit happened

A wrap-up of important local news from the week that was

Street Fight

How whining motorists hijack smart, equitable transit planning

Pumped up

Hiking on the Pacific Crest Trail — in high heels

Bay’s Guardian: The Troll

Officials create a new troll to protect a new bridge

Where’s my car?

Here's what happens when your car gets stolen in San Francisco

Waiting for BRT

Why is it taking so long to build long-planned bus rapid transit systems on Van Ness and Geary?

A bridge so far

Contemplating the new Bay Bridge and the old, from the incomplete bike and pedestrian path in between