Good Timing

For watch aficionado Jared Silver, joining the family business was just a matter of time. Read More »

Wine and Spirits

The Perfect South Sonoma Day Trip

How to do wine country without spending all day in the car. Read More »


A New Novel Uncovers the Secret Lives of Chinatown

Vanessa Hua’s debut novel is a clear-eyed glimpse into the hidden worlds of Chinatown. Read More »


New Restaurant Alert: Six Openings to Watch Out For

New eats, drinks, and noshes in the Valley.  Read More »

News and Features

‘I Came into Fat Pride Through Sex’

Fat activist and author Virgie Tovar on her sexual awakening, the politics of dieting, and finding a really great bikini. Read More »


Oakland’s Shannon and the Clams Pick Three Can’t-Miss Outside Lands Acts

What to see at OSL (other than Janet Jackson and Florence Welch, of course).  Read More »


Finally, Outside Lands Books Headliners It’s Never Booked Before: Women

OSL gets its act together.  Read More »


Four Emerging Brands That Are One-Upping Everyday Basics

From simple leather slip-ons in candy colors to Pima cotton tees in hard-to-find sizes, these designers are finding their niche. Read More »

City Life

Four Microshops Pop Up in Downtown San Jose Parking Spots

The pop-up and parklet trends collide.  Read More »


How a Design Couple Turned Their NoPa Victorian into a Live-Work Utopia

The husband-and-wife team behind Homework Design are business partners, co-parents, and muses for each other’s creative output. Read More »

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