Umbrella weather: A glimpse of the future during the BNP Paribas Open

 In San Francisco, you need an umbrella for the rain. In Palm Springs, you need an umbrella for the sun. Under a solar glare,...

Film Listings

March 22, 2011
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Michelle Devereaux, Peter Galvin, Max Goldberg, Dennis Harvey, Johnny Ray Huston, Louis Peitzman,...

Film Listings

SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL ASIAN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVALThe 29th SFIAAFF runs through Sun/20 at the Camera 12, 201 S. Second St., San Jose; Pacific Film...

Meet the new boss

Ed Lee has been mayor for six weeks. Does his administration represent a change — or more of the same?

Questions for the next mayor

It's entirely appropriate for progressive board members to set some standards

Questions for the next mayor

November 15, 2010
 The progressives on the Board of Supervisors are a long way from united on a possible mayoral candidate, and if they can't come together,...

Scott Wiener’s TIC letter

October 11, 2010
EDITORS NOTE: Includes corrections, noted at the bottom of the post. Scott Wiener, candidate for district 8 supervisor, is sending out a letter to people who...

Endorsements 2010: San Francisco candidates

SUPERVISOR, DISTRICT 2 JANET REILLY Frankly, we were a little surprised by the Janet Reilly who came in to give us her pitch as a District...

Five things you should know about Steve Moss

And they aren't part of the D-10 candidate's campaign literature

Endorsement Interviews: Malia Cohen

September 8, 2010
Malia Cohen has three priorities: She wants to keep District 10 residents working, healthy and safe. Healthy means expanding open space in the district,...

Good enough, fella?

The gangster lifestyle ain't always shits and giggles in Mafia II

Ideas that work: a plan for a new San Francisco

With its own public bank, San Francisco could begin to fund and promote more community-centered forms of economic development

Another bloody budget

Newsom's latest budget slashes social services and would leave a long legacy of deficits

Renaissance Man

Rapper, spoken word artist, and activist Ise Lyfe adds acting and authorship to his resume

Editorial: Where landlords, developers, and cars are king

EDITORIAL Are cars more important than people? Is it OK to evict a tenant just to make space for a garage? Should new garages...

Where landlords, developers, and cars are king

The Ellis Act has been responsible for thousands of San Franciscans losing their homes — and a new twist has been developing in Chiu's district

Film Listings

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Michelle Devereaux, Max Goldberg, Dennis Harvey, Johnny Ray Huston, Erik Morse, Louis Peitzman,...

Even Steven

Top-billed Buscemi scores in Saint John of Las Vegas

Why Newsom drives me nuts

February 9, 2010
This is the kind of thing that drive me nuts about the Newsom administration. A few days ago, SF Appeal ran an item on a...

Music Listings

December 2, 2009
Music listings are compiled by Paula Connelly and Cheryl Eddy. Since club life is unpredictable, it’s a good idea to call ahead to...

Housing cars or people?

GREEN CITY: Supervisor Chiu introduces legislation that curtails evictions for garages

Editor’s Notes

My kids go to a wonderful public school (McKinley Elementary) where everyone isn't just like them

TICed off

Banks and speculators collude to evict longtime Mission tenants

Dick in a box

An ex-prez and a journalist make TV history in Frost/Nixon