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We Wanna Be Friends With Stephnie Weir, SF Improv Fest Host + Mad TV Alum

No offense to Billy Crystal or Josh Gad, but we're kinda in love with The Comedians star Stephnie Weir right now. 

Environmental Photog Edward Burtynsky Receives Art/Act Award + Exhibit at David Brower Center

Thanks to this drought, the grass isn't so green in California anymore. But as TED Prize–winning photographer Edward Burtynsky will show in his upcoming exhibit at Berkeley's David Brower Center, water depletion is a global problem. The grass isn't really greener on the other side.

Neighborhood Guide: What to Do in Mid-Market

Over the past few years, a slew of developments along San Francisco’s grandest thoroughfare has led to the recent minting of a shiny new Mid-Market neighborhood. The seven-block stretch of Market Street, between Van Ness and 5th Street, is relishing renewed vitality, with the openings of killer markets, restaurants, bars, culture and more. Here's your Mid-Market to-do list.

The 5 Most Expensive Neighborhoods in San Francisco

While lamenting the rising cost of rent in the Mission and Hayes Valley has become as ubiquitous and old news as $4 toast, the cost of living in San Francisco's already-priciest neighborhoods has skyrocketed 14.5 percent in the last year alone, Bisnow reports. Willing to shell it out to live among the rich and famous? Start looking in these five 'hoods.

How to Spend 50 Perfect Hours in Walnut Creek

Never been as far east as Walnut Creek? Both Walnut Creek and Concord (only about 30-40 minutes away from San Francisco) are filled with fun attractions for the whole family including top-line restaurants and beautiful outdoor activities.

The Armory Goes from Kink HQ to San Francisco's Newest Music Venue

It's time to trade in your whips and chains for concert tickets and overpriced G&Ts. 

Property Porn: Rich Hippies Will Love This $4.5M Ashbury Heights Home

Modern hippies, marijuana smoke, and fabulous historic homes comingle in Ashbury Heights, where this 1908 Mission Revival home, priced just under $5 million, is a little bit Grateful Dead and little bit royal court. 

Lost Fresco From 1930 Uncovered at San Francisco Art Institute

Like something out of a Nick Cage movie, the San Francisco Art Institute has just uncovered a fresco, by a San Francisco artist, that had been lost and forgotten for the past 85 years.

Tell Us How Amy Winehouse Inspires You For a Chance to Win!

It’s the summer of Amy Winehouse—in the theaters and in the gallery. Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait is a personal exhibition about the girl behind the icon, considering her lasting impact on fashion, art, and music.

Live Music This Week: Brandon Flowers, Billy Joel, and More

San Francisco’s set to get a new music venue at the Armory. Color us intrigued and forever welcoming of more havens for live music.

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