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Five Legendary Local Musicians Trade the Stage for the Vineyard

We taste test five local musicians’ private wine labels. Are their grapes as good as their tunes? 

A Taste of the Mediterranean in Oakland's Grand Lake via Shakewell

Two Top Chef alums serve up bold Spanish-inspired tapas at Shakewell in Oakland’s bustling Grand Lake neighborhood.

Winter Hair Tips From Celebrity Stylist Jon Reyman of Spoke & Weal

Walking out of Russian Hill salon Spoke & Weal last weekend, I felt glamorous and refreshed—like I had just converted to a new religion. Not only did I have my hair dry cut for the first time, I had also been instructed to stop conditioning my hair—forever. Weird, right? 

Weekend Guide: Culture Collide, Dance Marathon, Litquake's Quinceañera, & More

Don't let this be another weekend you sit around watching Netflix. 

We Wanna Be Friends With "Check, Please!" Host Leslie Sbrocco

You never might have guessed that the enthusiastic and charming wine-lover of Check, Please! Bay Area once wanted to be a senator. She also had a short stint as the hand model in Pillsbury Dough Boy ads. 

Foodie Agenda: Plank Opens in Oakland, Marla Bakery Does Brunch, & More

Where you should be eating and drinking this week. 

Q&A with Breaking Bad's Bob Odenkirk on His New Book "A Load of Hooey"

Most of us know Bob Odenkirk, 51, for his portrayal of Saul Goodman on AMC’s hit show Breaking Bad (a character he’ll reprise next spring in the highly anticipated spinoff, Better Call Saul).

Property Porn: A Swanky Vacation Home for $6.5M

Formerly the weekend getaway for several prominent SF families, including the Swigs of the famed Fairmont Hotel brand, who used it as a summer home to escape the City.

Weekend Guide: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, Mill Valley Film Fest, & a Shopping Spree

Don't let this be another weekend you sit around watching Netflix. 

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