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MDMA Approved for Therapy Use in Marin

Not just for partyers and ravers anymore, a team of psychotherapists in Marin County now have permission to start using ecstasy during therapy sessions.

We Wanna Be Friends With Blues Singer Fantastic Negrito

Fantastic Negrito describes his life as a series of trials and rebirths. And in his current incarnation, the blues singer can pack a room.

New Parklet Coming to Dogpatch's Bustling 3rd Street

San Francisco's Museum of Craft and Design is about to become even more hip: the Dogpatch's ode to contemporary creativity will soon feature a parklet.

Napster Founder Sean Parker Pays $4.4 Million for Ai Weiwei Sculpture

Tech entrepreneur Sean Parker, founder of Napster and founding president of Facebook, isn't shy about flaunting his estimated $2.7 billion fortune. 

Take a Walking Tour of the Mission's Vibrant Street Art

In the neighborhood with the highest concentration of street art in San Francisco, the Mission’s cultural heritage may be best viewed through the work of its artists. The alleys here are gateways to discovery, where guerrilla "galleries" weave a colorful tapestry of influences and creative expression.

Zen out With Meditation Apps

In the hustle and bustle of our modern days, it's hard to stay focused. So our editors tested out the best way to achieve zen—there are apps for that, of course. Here are four to try for yourself. Can we get an om?

Live Music This Week: Jenny Lewis, Spoon, Chromeo, and More

Let’s dance. And rock. And stand idly in amazement. And headbang. And worship. And stay up too late on weeknights. And empty our wallets. And...check out these shows already. 

The Next Gen: Meet the Bay Area's Most Promising MFA Grads This Year

The Bay Area is home to some fine masters programs for artsy types, all working to be the next generation of masters in their fields. Each Spring, we get a look at the best and brightest graduates via fashion shows and various exhibitions. Here we've selected our favorites from this year's graduating pool. The winners were chosen for their concepts, execution, and general awesomeness. Join us in wishing them luck in their next adventure! 

5 Topics Everyone Will Be Discussing Over Brunch

With Memorial Day weekend already here, you'll have not one, not two, but three opportunities to impress your friends with your knowledge of current events at the brunch table. 

San Francisco City Hall Celebrates 100 Years in June

To celebrate San Francisco City Hall's 100th birthday, this week Mayor Edwin Lee announced a City Hall Centennial Celebration befitting such a majestic landmark.

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