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  1. Erik Lowe, Aaron Toensing OUT at Fog CityRead the original story

    14 min ago | Eater

    Changes are afoot at Fog City , the upscale diner from chef-owner Bruce Hill . Chef Erik Lowe and pastry chef Aaron Toensing have both left the restaurant, destinations unknown.


  2. Suspected Mission fire victim 'always willing to help others'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | SFGate

    Manish Goyal , program manager for the the Office of Economic and Workforce Development, speaks with artist Karen van Dine about recovering her belongings Friday, January 30, 2015, after damage from Wednesday night's 4-alarm fire on Mission and 22nd claimed both her office space and studio space in the building. Members of the Portillo family and owners of Kosa Bella, a clothing boutique at Mission and 22nd Streets, cry before entering their shop Friday, January 30, 2015 in San Francisco, Calif.


  3. San Francisco Family Asking School to Ban Kids Not ImmunizedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Rhett Krawitt looks like a normal, smiling 6-year-old playing in the kitchen of his family's San Francisco, California home. But it's a truly incredible scene.


  4. San Francisco setting a new record -- a January with not a drop of rainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    With sunny skies in the forecast for Saturday, San Francisco is on the verge of a recording-setting month -- a January with absolutely no rain. This isn't just rare, it's hasn't happened in the region's recorded weather history, dating back to the Gold Rush in 1850.


  5. Herb Caen: Those endearing old charmsRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | SFGate

    I KEEP READING in learned journals that nostalgia is the hottest movement in the land these days, but I'm not buying. It all seems phony to me, just another exercise in merchandising, a high-pressure plot to put our ladies back in wedgies and ankle-strap shoes, not to mention those awful suits with padded shoulders and nipped-in waists .


  6. Robert Rhodes transforms his passion for trail running into a business, Bay TrailrunnersRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago |

    Robert Rhodes has been a familiar face behind the bar at the Village Pub in Woodside off and on for a dozen years. Recently, on a just-slow-enough-night, we got a chance to learn about his passion for trail running and vowed to schedule time to hear more, which we did.


  7. New Light Theater Project's No One Loves Us Here Continues thru 2/7 at Urban StagesRead the original story

    42 min ago |

    New Light Theater Project, who have just been inducted into the Indie Theater Hall of Fame for 2014 by Indie Theater Now, will present the World premiere of NO ONE LOVES US HERE by hot, up-and-coming British playwright Ross Howard . This black comedy was a finalist for the New York Stage and Film Founders Award 2012.


  8. AP373144186169_15Read the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    WHAT A WEEK OF WEATHER!: Will Annicchiarico is bundled up as he plays in the snow following a snowstorm Tuesday, Jan. 27, in Concord, N.H. A storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday, pounding parts of coastal New Jersey northward through Maine with high winds and heavy snow. People watch the sunset and fish as the sun sets on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge along Pier 14 on Friday, Jan. 23 in San Francisco.


  9. Romney not running: Former GOP nominee out of 2016 raceRead the original story

    44 min ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    Two pilots in a helium-filled balloon on a record-setting journey across the Pacific Ocean entered the final leg of their trip Friday as they traveled along the California coast for an expected landing somewhere in... A pair of American and Russian pilots has traveled farther and longer in a gas balloon than anyone in history, trying to eliminate any remaining debate over a century of records in long-distance ballooning. Lewis & Clark College says Saudi Arabia's new deputy crown prince did not graduate from the private school as the Saudi Embassy said last week, although he did attend classes.


  10. Headless dismembered body found in suitcase in front of San Francisco GoodwillRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago |

    Police say they were alerted to the presence of a suspicious package in San Francisco's Mission District on Wednesday afternoon. They quickly discovered, the package was a suitcase containing body parts.


  11. BWW Preview: Intimate Apparel Promises Exquisite Craftsmanship of Drama and CorsetryRead the original story

    52 min ago |

    I'm not being flippant when I say that Ensemble Theatre has answered my secret prayer that someone in town will mount a period piece about a woman who makes corsetry. Costume enthusiasts: get excited! Intimate Apparel is the story of Esther , an African-American woman who makes lingerie for clients from various social strata, from wealthy socialites to prostitutes.


  12. Man Wanted in Connection to Body-Part-Filled SuitcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | NBC Bay Area

    San Francisco police released surveillance photos of a person of interest in the case of a suitcase stuffed with body parts found on 11th Street near Market. San Francisco police released surveillance photos of a person of interest in the case of a suitcase stuffed with body parts found on 11th Street near Market, just one block from Twitter's headquarters.


  13. Bay Area delegation in Arizona to prep for hosting 2016 Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Marin Independent Journal

    A delegation from the Bay Area is in Arizona for the Super Bowl this week learning all they can in preparation for hosting the big game themselves at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara next year. The group of about 18 people with the Super Bowl 50 Host Committee joined a few dozen public safety officials from San Francisco and Santa Clara on the trip to Glendale, Arizona, to see how that city is handling the crowds and attention, host committee spokeswoman Stephanie Martin said from Arizona today.


  14. San Francisco Woman Recognized Nationally For Her Work With The BlindRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | NBC Bay Area

    Kate Williams calls losing her eyesight in her early 50's a "blessing," because it lead her on a journey to the most meaningful work she has ever done. Losing her eyesight in her early fifties left the now-71-year-old San Francisco woman devastated.


  15. San Francisco: Police seek person of interest in suitcase body caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times

    Police are seeking a person of interest in the case of body parts found in a suitcase Wednesday in San Francisco. The person is described as a white man in his 50s or early 60s, roughly 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, wearing a pinstripe baseball hat, a blue and orange jacket and light blue jeans.


  16. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Kevin Moriarty, Avnet's chief financial officer, will be presenting at the 2015 Stifel Technology, Internet and Media Conference to be held at the Westin St. Francis, in San Francisco, Calif. on February 9, 2015 at 1:50 p.m. Pacific / 4:50 p.m. Eastern time.


  17. Go To Silver Crest for Everything But the DoughnutsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Eater

    When I first moved to San Francisco, my then-boyfriend and I lived in the southeast corner of Bernal Heights, just above the Alemany farmer's market. We'd drive down Bayshore Boulevard, surely a candidate for S.F.'s ugliest street, passing auto repair shops, discount cabinetry places, the Old Clam House-and the Silver Crest Donut Shop .


  18. Verizon Will Let Customers Sidestep Its Privacy-Killing 'Perma-Cookie'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wired

    Verizon Wireless says it will soon allow customers to sidestep the mysterious "perma-cookie" it has placed on at least some phones to track user behavior and help target ads. According to The New York Times , the company will give users the ability to completely refuse the tracking enabled by the cookie.


  19. Ed Bell, a drag performer known as "Cookie Dough" is dead atRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    Ed Bell , a San Francisco drag performer known as "Cookie Dough," died in San Francisco on Jan. 29. He was 52. Bell became ill with meningitis while performing in a drag knockoff of the TV show "Golden Girls" in Puerta Vallarta and was transferred back to San Francisco, where he died at Kaiser Hospital .


  20. Twitter adds group messages, videosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    This March 11, 2011 file photo shows theTwitter logo displayed at the entrance of Twitter headquarters in San Francisco,California. Twitter on January 27, 2015 began rolling out new group chat and video features as it worked to ramp up use of the one-to-many messaging service.