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Weekend Guide: Ocean Beach Music Fest, Fleet Week & Sunrise Hikes

Live music, air shows, and dance performances? This is going to be the best weekend ever.

Sweat SF: Salt Fitness Is the Sweatiest Barre Class You've Ever Taken

Salt Fitness lives up to its name with a heart-pumping, calorie-burning, full-body workout that will leave you, well, salty.

Drink Here Now: Fall Beers and Hip-Hop Cocktails

Reality is an illusion created by lack of alcohol. ~N.F. Simpson

Potrero Hill House Sells for Record-Breaking $9.5 Million

Just when we thought there were still a couple neighborhoods left where a girl can live for a modest price in San Francisco, we heard about this record-breaking deal. 

Foodie Agenda: Free Señor Sisig, Philz Moves + Grand Fare Market Opens

Your guide to the tastiest foodie happenings going down this week. Bon Appetit! 

The Ultimate Road Trip Guide to Joshua Tree

If you’re not feeing the redwoods and are more in the mood for desert, there’s no better place to go than Joshua Tree National Park. It might be a full eight and a half hour drive south of San Francisco — or an hour and a half by plane — but believe us when we say that the hikes, bouldering, and night views are worth it. Here’s what to do in and around this arid oasis.

Style Council 2015: Meet Linda Balti, Founder of Amour Vert

Anyone familiar with the many Breton stripes and classic color palette of eco-fashion brand Amour Vert knows well its French influence. Created by native Parisian and Palo Alto resident Linda Balti, along with her husband Christoph Frehsee, the San Francisco–based brand combines legendary Parisian taste with a Californian philosophy.

How to Battle Stress and Improve Mental Wellness With Technology

You were late on taxes, your side project is slowly dying, your friends are driving you nuts, you need to hit the gym, and your cat just puked on your favorite sweater. Like in any other situation, technology is here to save the day. 

Take a Hike: Red Hill Is Perf for Picnics

Just north of Bodega Bay lies windblown Red Hill, where a clear day bestows 360-degree views of the Pacific as well as the mouth of the Russian River. Pack some goodies and head up Highway 1 for a hike and a picnic. Don't fret if the fog rolls in—the moss-shrouded trees and hazy vista will be just as magical.

A Modern Guide to Half Moon Bay

As autumn rolls in, so roll the cars down Highway 1 to Half Moon Bay, the so-called "world pumpkin capital," which hosts an annual festival to celebrate the gourd. This month, make a whole day or weekend trip of it—there are plenty of scenic hikes, endless beaches, and delicious food to keep you happy. 

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