Hayes Valley Gets a Late-Night French Suitor in Monsieur Benjamin
At first glance, Hayes Valley's Monsieur Benjamin , the second restaurant by chef-owner Corey Lee , could be mistaken for a straightforward shrine to the traditional French bistro, with its centerpiece bar and dark red banquettes, tables set with paper tablecloths, dishtowel napkins, and Opinel knives, which beg to be paired with steak frites.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
5 Topical Tidbits to Discuss Over Brunch
For, in what might be described as the DVD extras of the Chron interview with Handler, reporter Chad Jones says Handler's looking for digs in our fair city.
Paragon chronicles San Francisco market shifts
Paragon's latest report , "Market Shifts in the San Francisco Homes Market", is now out and being quoted by the media at large.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Numbers: Color-Coding San Francisco's Totally Bonkers Rental Market
We all already know that the laws of supply and demand have pushed San Francisco rents through the roof over the past few years.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Upscale Mexican Heats Up in San Francisco
Locals have long admired the beef brisket enchiladas and homemade tortilla chips dredged in cotija and chile de arbol sauce at Mamacita and Nopalito .
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto mulls chain restrictions on California Avenue
As the commercial stretch of California Avenue continues its transformation into a fancier business district with fewer driving lanes, wider sidewalks and new plazas for pedestrians, Palo Alto officials are considering restricting chain stores to protect the small businesses in the area.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Martin Cate plots Whitechapel, a world class gin bar in San Francisco
Bartender Martin Cate makes the Top Notch Volcano Punch at Smuggler's Cove in San Francisco.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Beyonc and Jay Z bring on the noise
Beyonce and JAY Z perform during the Beyonce and Jay Z - On the Run tour at AT&T Park on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, in San Francisco.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
"Inside the NSA," Anne Neuberger
This notice was just emailed by Stewart Brand to Long Now Foundation members. If you are not a member you can purchase tickets for $15 each.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Hayes Valley's haute hub of boutiques
Reliquary moved its shop of bohemian-chic garb and curiosities to 544 Hayes St., in Hayes Valley, which has seen an influx of eclectic and high-end boutiques.
Rube Goldberg apartment unchanged and open today
Inventor and contraptionist Rube Goldberg San Francisco apartment is open today, July 31st, as part of a trunk show to raise funds and awareness to landmark the building at the corner of Gough and Oak Streets in Hayes Valley.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Convert Man Comes to Hayes Valley, Party at Rare Device, & More
Just when you thought there was no room for another new shop on Hayes Street, the owners of Convert announced yesterday they're opening a third eco-fashion boutique at 556 Hayes on August 15. This one is for the guys only! Convert Man will be the brand's first outpost in San Francisco-the other two are on Berkeley's 4th Street.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
S.F. voters likely to give each other finger as Sean Parker's...
San Francisco Supervisor London Breed discusses traffic-safety issues with members of the Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association on July 24. San Francisco voters will have their say on one of today's hottest debates, whether the automobile provides unprecedented personal freedom or is the root cause of all that's wrong with America.
San Francisco Condo Prices Continue to Rise: $1,144 per sqft
According to The Mark Company Trend Sheet, the value of new construction condominiums in San Francisco was $1,144 per square foot in June, up 13 percent year over year, and the value of resale condominiums was $953 per square foot, up 23 percent year over year.
Condos, condos, condos
The construction boom that ended in 2008 forever changed our City's housing market.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Shipping containers go from hobo to hip
Shipping containers have gone from hobo to hip in cities such as London and San Francisco in recent years.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
San Francisco Magazine
San Francisco Drunkest Neighborhoods, Ranked
Pisco sours. Anchor Steam beer. Shots of Fernet. San Francisco is a debauched, debased, just plain drunk-ass town.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Teen Shot in Hayes Valley
A 16-year-old boy was shot in the leg and then arrested after he was found with a gun in San Francisco's Hayes Valley late Friday morning, a police spokesman said today.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Wire: Foie Ban Appeal; Cocktail-Making Robot Contest
Though buying and selling foie gras is illegal in California, thirteen states have filed a brief asking the Supreme Court to review the ban .
The CPA Technology Advisor
Ex-Cons Get Boost to Start New Businesses
Ted Stanton lives in a 120-square-foot subsidized room in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco, which he has converted into an incubator for his candy startup, Good Karma Karamels.