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Halloween How-To: Josey Baker as Flower Beard [Video]

Even with a bouquet’s worth of flowers tucked into his beard (a ticklish and no doubt allergy-provoking circumstance), the unflappable Josey Baker, owner of Josey Baker Bread, maintained his robust sense of humor.

Halloween Makeup How-To: Alexis Traina as Maleficent [Video]

When we asked Alexis Traina, proprietor of Modern House Wines, makers of impossibly hip California vintages, if she’d let us transform her into Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent, she replied, “Why not? We both like black clothes and headgear!”

Foreign Cinema To Throw Quinceañera

Fifteen years ago, Foreign Cinema was a sleek standout in a neighborhood rife with (excellent) taquerias and (glorious) dive bars. It hardly seems out of place today, nestled among the seemingly countless hipster eateries and pricey pubs geared toward the neighborhood's tech elite. On Thursday, the cinematically-themed Cal-Med gem celebrates 15 years of disrupting the neighborhood food scene with a Quintessentially Quixotic Quinceañera.

Top Bay Area Bridges, Ranked

The Bay Area is home to world-famous bridges. Here are the top 7, ranked.

Nicky Hilton Came To Town to Promote 365 Style

In addition to checking out at l'opera and posing for pics with Marissa Mayer, noted sister and celebrity heiress Nicky Hilton came to town to promote her latest literary effort, 365 Style.

Apple Unveils New iPhone 6 and Watch

At last, Apple revealed the new iPhone 6 today during a press conference at their Cupertino headquarters. The highly-anticipated new phone comes in two sizes (the iPhone 6 measures 4.7 inches and the iPhone Plus comes in at 5.5 inches, larger than the iPhone 5s' comparatively puny 4 inches), appears noticeable thinner than ever before, and features super sharp Retina HD screens. 

Bill Murray Commandeers Cab From Oakland To Sausalito

A curious cry for help or the antics of an artist? You decide: Bill Murray, buster of ghosts and erstwhile Suntoruy spokesman, made headlines this week after he drove a cabbie's car from Oakland to Sausalito on Thursday. Why? Because he wanted to listen to the taxi driver play his sax.

Google's Megan Smith Named America's New Chief Technology Officer

Megan Smith, former Google Vice President (and who, as of 10:30 am Monday, has yet to be verified on Twitter!), will be America's new Chief Technology Officer. President Barack Obama made the announcement on Friday. This makes Smith our country's first female CTO.

Help Save the San Francisco Flower Market!

A vibrant floral institution for years, SoMa's San Francisco Flower Market, once lauded by Martha Stewart as "the best flower market in the country," is in danger of falling off the vine for good. 

What to Wear to the St. Regis Polo Cup

This month, the St. Regis Polo Cup gallops to Santa Rosa. And what an affair it will be. Are you ready for it? Are you sure you're ready for it?

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