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Where to Watch 4th of July Fireworks in the Bay Area

Every Fourth of July, fireworks light up the sky all across the bay. Here are your best bets for catching a glimpse of the spectacular celebrations—whether you're into official citywide celebrations, or *ahem* walking a little bit more on the wild (read: illegal) side. 

Love Is Love + Black Lives Matter: Diversity Wins at SF Pride [Photos]

As Americans awoke to the real-life dream of marriage equality on Friday, San Francisco's weekend Pride celebration commenced at a fever pitch. People of all stripes, colors, genders, and persuasions came out to show their support and to gawk at the spectacle.

The Bay Area's Best Fourth of July Festivities

It's time to fire up the barbecues and crack open a cold one in support of good ol' 'Murica. Here's your yearly rundown of the best Fourth of July events the Bay Area has to offer.

Margaret Cho, Yigit Pura + More Reflect on Marriage Equality #LoveWins

When former mayor Gavin Newsom began marrying LGBT couples at City Hall back in 2004, he ignited the American movement for marriage equality. Today, the U.S. Supreme Court validated the right for all couples, across the nation, to marry the one they love. 7x7 caught up with San Francisco's leaders in the gay community to reflect on this momentous day for civil rights.

5 Topics Everyone Will Be Discussing Over Brunch

Hold off on the almond milk, did you hear what happened?

Canine Seeking Human: Sweet Shelby

Hi, my name is Shelby the Corgi mix! I’m a sweet and happy 3-year-old girl, looking for someone to share a beautiful life with. 

The Cognoscente: The Eye of Art Gallerist Jessica Silverman

Jessica Silverman opened her first art gallery while still a curatorial student at the California College of the Arts. Now she's one the brightest stars on the San Francisco art scene.

Weekend Guide: Beatniks, Deadheads, and PRIDE

It's PRIDE weekend in the City by the Bay.

KitTea Cat Cafe Opens in Hayes Valley to Purrs of Approval

Felines have inspired many fads, but the recent rise of cat cafes might be the best—and cuddliest—of all. KitTea, at long last, brings the trend to San Francisco, with an open and airy Hayes Valley space.

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