Eat and Drink

Where We’re Eating Now

 We check out Lemonade, Popbar, Smitten, and Manresa Bread.  Read More »

Galleries and Performance

Contemporary Scene

Gallerist Liz Sullivan is helping to put the Peninsula on the art-world map. Read More »

California Destinations

Weekender: Road-Trip to Timber Cove’s Cliffside Digs, Underwater Park, and Pygmy Forest

A spruced-up oceanside inn, flourishing wine region, and horseback beach tours beckon. Read More »


How to Unravel an International Family Mystery in Three Not-So-Easy Steps

Write your own true-life detective story. Read More »

Eat and Drink

The Dream of ‘Portlandia’ Is Alive at Foodhall

Foodhall isn’t just a grocery store; it’s a grocery store parody that also sells food.  Read More »


Painting by Numbers

Designer Fannie Allen systematically deployed color and extraordinary fabrics with an artist’s touch to tame a once drab interior. Read More »


Quiz: Which Arena-Size Mega-Concert Is Right for You?

Use this handy guide to fine-tune your September plans. Read More »

Eat and Drink

Forage Kitchen Kicks Off Co-working for Chefs

A kitchen incubator and café opens in Uptown Oakland. Read More »


Back to Business

With his new namesake restaurant, Dan Gordon proves that you can go home again. Read More »

Tech World

‘Changing the Way We Consume Energy Would Save the World’

Lyndon Rive, the first cousin and soon-to-be-colleague of Elon Musk, on the fight to make solar power universal.  Read More »

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