Volume 45, Issue 20


Volume 45, Issue 20

News & Culture

Environmentalism in mind, Chiu proposes a ban on unsolicited Yellow Pages

Carly Nairn

Parkmerced redesign wins narrow Planning Commission approval

Rebecca Bowe

Over time, the tax break could cost San Francisco millions of dollars as the city struggles to close a $350 million deficit

Guest Opinion

San Francisco is the only major city in the United States that contracts out solid waste collection to a private company

Guardian Editorial

San Francisco has cut hundreds of millions in city spending -- but we haven't asked the rich to give up anything

Tim Redmond

Activists use protests and a lawsuit to push for better regulation of live poultry sales

Heather Mack

Volume 45, Issue 20

Food & Drink

Exploring the farm and winery at Long Meadow Ranch, St. Helena

Virginia Miller
Food & Drink

Valencia Street may be jumping the restaurant shark, but this upscale greasy spoon rides the wave deliciously

Paul Reidinger

Memories of chicken tikka masala at Hamro Aangan -- and witnessing the birth of jazz

L.E. Leone

Volume 45, Issue 20

Arts & Culture

Robert Moses returns to classic storytelling with Fable and Faith

Rita Felciano

Mophono and Salva are searching for the future beat

Michael Krimper

More of our musical and visual picks for the sprawling fest

Guardian Staff Writers

The annual indie-palooza takes over the city -- and Dâm-Funk, Peanut Butter Wolf, Dominant Legs, Admiral Radley, Geographer, and Psychic Friend are among the acts we're rarin' to see

Guardian Staff Writers

Barrio Bushido author Benjamin Bac Sierra reveals his code

Caitlin Donohue

The SF Arts Commission Gallery's "Afghanistan in 4 Frames" brings together images from a quartet of photographers. SFMOMA's mammoth exhibition "Exposed" errs on the side of excess.

Matt Sussman

Talking with Gregg Araki about his eye-popping new film Kaboom

Max Goldberg

Steven Soderbergh charts the melancholy of Spalding Gray

Cheryl Eddy

Saybeline and Monistat compete for San Francisco's ultimate drag crown. Plus: Slumpfest and HOTTUB rep the hip-hop spectrum

Marke B.

"Is it OK to tell people, or should I just shut up?"

Andrea Nemerson
Arts & Culture