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Find the 12 Pianos Hidden in the San Francisco Botanical Gardens

This month, the gardens will be alive with the sound of music.

7x7 Book Club: Pirate Hunters, Punk Memoirs & More

Everyone dreams of discovering a sunken pirate ship laden with gold, but John Chatterton and John Mattera, the real-life underwater explorers whose story is told in Robert Kurson's Pirate Hunters, actually think they may have found one.

Meet the Men of Million Dollar Listing San Francisco

Take three real estate agents — a hipster-bearded business guy, a suave Pac Heights cutie, and a bitchy gay out for total domination — have them compete for the best listings in San Francisco, and make sure a camera crew is filming the whole time.

That's right, Bravo's Million Dollar Listing is coming to San Francisco tomorrow!

We Wanna Be Friends With Printmakers Carissa Potter Carlson and Heather Van Winckle

Carissa and Heather of People I've Loved

In 2012, Carissa Potter Carlson created People I’ve Loveda line of cute stationery and art objects full of whimsy, irreverence, and heart.

The Bay Area's Most Festive Tiki Bars

When summer brings more fog than tradewinds, it’s time to go tiki. The Bay Area is home to a surprisingly large number of moody hideaways that glow with pufferfish lamps and potent, flame-lit drinks.

Tech Geeks Get a New HQ, The Village, in Mid-Market

From Facebook to Twitter, Microsoft to Autodesk, Silicon Valley’s biggest names are vying for their moment at The Village, San Francisco's new innovation hub where high-profile events are merging technology with art. 

We Wanna Be Friends With Lee Quan of Lee's Deli

If you work or live downtown, you’ve most likely eaten at one of the ubiquitous Lee’s Deli locations. Founded by Lee Quan, a rare born-and-raised SF native, Lee’s has been serving tasty and affordable sandwiches, salads, soups, Asian dishes, and a veritable smorgasbord of other fare since 1983. 

Stargazers' Calendar: See Meteor Showers, Eclipses + More in the Bay Area in 2015

It's been a particularly star-spangled year, with solar and lunar eclipses, a new comet, and an abundance of northern lights. Following last month's double planets (which will occur again later this year), our solar system is delivering a plethora of astronomical events for photographers and stargazers. Mark on your calendars with these can't-miss celestial dates.

NorCal’s Top 10 Gran Fondo and Century Rides

There’s nothing like a 100-mile day spent in the saddle. 

Property Porn: $5.25M Renovated Victorian + Killer Rooftop Patio

Now this is our kind of Victorian home: a sense of history and modern design. 

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