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A Girl And Her Fork
Burma Superstar

Apr 22, 2014
Burma Superstar

309 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94118. Inner Richmond District. (415) 387-2147.http://www.burmasuperstar.com/ Mr. S and my buddy Dave have teased me about my vocabulary on more than one occasion over the years. Mr. S thinks it's hilarious th...

Game to 100
In S.F., arena builders show some class

Apr 22, 2014

Let us now praise the owners of the Golden State Warriors. They are planning to build a $1 billion arena at their own expense. Imagine that – businessmen who are willing to assume the financial risk for their own ambitious … Continue reading

Game to 100
Tough love for star athletes — are you kidding?

Apr 21, 2014
Tough love for star athletes — are you kidding?

  The headline atop the Sacramento Bee’s sport page today says: “It’s time to stop coddling Aldon Smith.” Columnist Matthew Barrows contends that the San Francisco 49ers need to take a tough position regarding their star outside linebacker Aldon Smith. … Continue reading

The State Hornet
Men’s basketball signs four players to complete 2014-15 recruiting class

Apr 16, 2014

Sacramento State men’s basketball received four new players for its 2014-15 roster that looks to improve on the success it made last season. 



A Girl And Her Fork
Seakor Polish Delicatessen and Sausage Factory

Seakor Polish Delicatessen and Sausage Factory


5957 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121. (415) 387-8660  
http://www.seakordeli.com    
 
On a recent trip to San Francisco, my friend Amanda suggested that since we were going to be in the vicinity of the Inner Richmond we should stop at a Polish delicatessen/butcher shop, that her boyfriend (a local chef) recommended-...

Cavegrrl
Wine Wednesday: Don’t Miss TAPAS Grand Wine Tasting, April 27th, 2014

Apr 2, 2014
Wine Wednesday: Don’t Miss TAPAS Grand Wine Tasting, April 27th, 2014

So I am pretty sure that the wine event I am promoting today was specifically designed for me. See, Tempranillo is my favorite red varietal, and the most extensive tasting of domestically produced Tempranillos and other Iberian varietal wines, featuring nearly 40 TAPAS member vintners is about to take place at the seventh annual...

Bamboo and More
What I saw on the way to the Wave Garden

What I saw on the way to the Wave Garden

When we visited the Wave Garden in Point Richmond on Presidents Day, we ended up parking a few blocks away because we didn’t know where entrance was (it’s at the end of Grandview Court). I enjoyed the short walk because we saw quite a few interesting sights on the way.

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Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Northern California wins big in 2014 Good Food Awards

Northern California wins big in 2014 Good Food Awards

The Good Food Awards celebrate the kind of food we all want to eat: tasty, authentic and responsibly produced. We grant awards to outstanding American food producers and the farmers who provide their ingredients. The winners were announced this month at the in San Francisco, with a little help from Alice Waters and Ruth...

Capitol Alert
A shocker — San Francisco is No. 11 among gayest U.S. cities

Jan 7, 2014
A shocker — San Francisco is No. 11 among gayest U.S. cities

Wouldn't San Francisco, which has had a thriving gay community for decades and where the same-sex marriage revolution began, automatically be considered the gayest city in America? Well, The Advocate, a major gay publication, doesn't even put San Fr...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Foothills’ Apollo Olive Oil a finalist in Good Food Awards

Foothills’ Apollo Olive Oil a finalist in Good Food Awards

The Good Food Awards celebrate the kind of food we all want to eat: tasty, authentic and responsibly produced. They grant awards to outstanding American food producers and the farmers who provide their ingredients. We were glad to see Apollo Olive Oil of Oregon House, which we have featured in our magazine, was a finalist. The...