The robots are here

Total knee replacement has been a godsend for many people with severe bone-on-bone arthritis. Many of my patients are skiing,…

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Are Green Benefit Districts really worth the money?

A new City program — Green Benefit Districts — may not be as great an idea as it initially sounds,…

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Permanent minority rule

After Trump’s election, there was speculation about what would happen after a “Reichstag fire,” that would justify consolidation of authoritarian…

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Tablas Creek: Patriarch of California Rhones

Today, the Paso Robles region is known for producing the best Rhone-style blends outside of iconic Rhone Valley appellations like…

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City College is the free express bus to success

Recent headlines in this paper could mislead readers with an erroneous impression that City College is cutting its budget and…

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Tom Odell’s most recent inspiration: suburbia

Looking back at his first two albums -- 2013’s “A Long Way Down” and 2016’s “Wrong Crowd” -- soulful English…

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‘Drunken Tree’ a powerful novel about growing up in violent Bogotá

“Fruit of the Drunken Tree,” a riveting new novel by talented Bay Area writer Ingrid Rojas Contreras, is a powerful…

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Sept. 9-11: Opera in the Park, Bay Shore Lyric Opera, Kidchella, Soulskin, Dêmos Krátos Theátro, Arthur Buck, Trace Evidence, Infinite Cycle, R.O. Kwon, Marcus King Band

SUNDAY, SEPT. 9 Opera in the Park: San Francisco Opera Orchestra and stars from the company’s fall season appear in…

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