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The Best San Francisco Brunches—Minus the Wait

We live for brunch. But with our obsession for eggs Benedict and bottomless mimosas come long lines and hanger pains. Well, we're not gonna take it anymore. For all of you who have something better to do than stand in line, skip the hyped-up hot spots and head to one these less crowded restaurants for a ready table and an equally delicious brunch.

SF Open Studios Final Weekend: Saving the Best for Last

There's much to see and choose from as SF Open Studios closes its 2015 season. This weekend, the Mission, Castro, Bernal Heights, Noe Valley, Upper Market, and Glen Park all get into the act—and it’s clear that some of the very best artists have been saved for last.

Tech, Money + Media Meet For First Cannabis Summit in SF

Silicon Valley’s technology and venture capital firms are starting to make big bets on legal cannabis. Whether it’s Y Combinator, Tao Capital, or TechCrunch Disrupt, pot is hot. 

The de Young's New Mobile App Is Like a Private Tour With a Curator

The old museum audio tours of yore are no more—not that you've taken one lately. Now, at the de Young Museum in San Francisco, a nifty mobile app with pioneering indoor positioning technology can take us through the collections and tell us everything we need to know. 

With 370 Varietals and 110 Cocktails, Gin Geeks May Now Worship at the Altar of Whitechapel Bar

It would have been a hoot to eavesdrop on the planning meetings between Martin Cate, owner of the new gin bar Whitechapel which opened this week, and Ignacio “Notch” Gonzalez, the designer who brought the offbeat concept to life.

What to Shop at the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market This November

Because everyone knows the side dishes are the best part of Thanksgiving dinner, here are a handful of ingredients to forage for at this month's Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

Cannabis Insider: Meet the Girl Bosses of the Bay Area’s Marijuana Industry

A local marijuana reporter opens his notebook and shares all the latest gossip and happenings from the San Francisco Bay Area's budding cannabis social scene. Here's what's happening this month.

The Top Places to Drink and Buy Champagne in SF

 If you’d like to find some spots where you can pound bubbles—excuse me, learn and explore the nuances of sparkling wine, here are places around town that serve and sell quality Champagne and other similar wines from around the world. Enjoy your bubble bath.

We Wanna Be Friends With Author + Riot Grrrl Carrie Brownstein

You might initially recognize her as "that girl from Portlandia," or as a recurring guest star on the dramedy series Transparent. But there is much more to Carrie Brownstein than just a resumé of great TV. 

Property Porn: Peep the $5 Million Home Behind This Mission Mural

No matter how many times you've passed the corner of Bryant and 25th Streets, you may have never guessed what lies behind this loud and proud mural that depicts themes of cultural diversity and peace. Turns out, it's a gorgeous live/work space that your average local artist could likely never afford.

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