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April 1

SFBG Wrap, April 9-16

Shrimp Boy is innocent (say his attorneys), Airbnb comes clean, and Ellis Act reform advances

Kaepernick incident report details bong hits, blackout, and alleged assault

San Francisco 49ers star quarterback Colin Kaepernick, player Quinton Patton and Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette are being investigated for sexual assault by Miami police,...

A tale of two Google buses

The controversial tech shuttles are powerful symbols — or they're not — that are also causing real problems and benefits on the roads

SF supervisors reject challenge of Google bus pilot program

An appeal of the Google bus pilot program's exemption from environmental review was denied at a contentious Board of Supervisors hearing Tuesday night that...

Massage therapists hope for a happy ending

The California Massage Therapy Council, a statewide body that licenses massage practitioners, may expire at the end of this year unless extended by the...

This Week’s Picks: March 26 – April 1, 2014

March 25, 2014
WEDNESDAY 26Carcass For nearly 30 years now, British metal titans Carcass have been a pioneer in the grindcore and melodic death metal genres, from...

Rep Clock: March 26 – April 1, 2014

March 25, 2014
Schedules are for Wed/26-Tue/1 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Psychic Dream Astrology: March 26 – April 1, 2014

March 25, 2014
March 26-April 1, 2014ARIESMarch 21-April 19You don't need to know how it's going to come to you; you only need to be willing to...

Theater Listings: March 26 – April 1, 2014

March 25, 2014
Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern....

Film Listings: March 26 – April 1, 2014

March 25, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, Sam Stander, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house...

Events: March 26 – April 1, 2014

March 25, 2014
Listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Submit items for the listings at listings@sfbg.com. For further information on how to submit items for the listings,...

Alerts: March 26 – April 1, 2014

March 25, 2014
THURSDAY 27The Road To Single-Payer: Truly Universal Healthcare Unitarian Universalists Center, 1187 Franklin, SF. sanfranpda@aol.com. 7pm, free. As the basic flaws of the Affordable...

This Week’s Picks: March 19 – 25, 2014

March 18, 2014
WEDNESDAY 19Sister Spit at the Elbo Room From slam poetry exploring race and class to literary prose weaving together stories of immigration, blackness, and...

Theater Listings: March 19 – 25, 2014

March 18, 2014
Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern....

Stayin’ put

Don't let SXSW-fueled FOMO get to you — there's plenty going on right in our own backyard

Burning questions

Spark debuts at DocFest with a sympathetic look at Black Rock City LLC's intention to gift Burning Man back to the people. But is it true?

Care clash

UC hospital workers allege unsafe working conditions

No progress in condo conversion standoff, despite the Chron’s spin

Perhaps it was just an unfunny April Fool's Day joke or some wishful political spin, but the San Francisco Chronicle's April 1 article about...

Dirty war over clean power

City program attacked by PG&E allies — and enviros

The Guardian drone

April 1, 2013
The Bay Guardian today unveiled a plan to take Bay Area journalism “to the next level,” by offering readers an up-close look at local...

Scholarship fund for poor college reject

April 1, 2013
The Bay Guardian Family Foundation has announced a special scholarship fundraising program to help Suzy Lee Weiss attend the college of her dreams.Weiss, who...

Pope announces evolution

Reflecting the growing political acceptance of same-sex marriage around the world, Pope Francis has unexpectedly announced that God's position on the issue is “evolving.”Speaking...

Wiener to star in porn flick

April 1, 2013
Supervisor Scott Wiener has signed a contract to star in a new porn film satirizing the city’s ban on nudity.Variety reports that Wiener accepted...

Archbishop announces nuptials

April 1, 2013
San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone announced today that he would wed his longtime lover, Lupe, a tennis pro at the Bay Club.“It will be...