In S.F., we’re either hitting the jackpot or losing it all

As the cards got dealt, I sat on the sidelines watching my friends bet in Vegas. Chips were thrown in,…

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Sept. 12-13: Jake Bugg, Dave Barry, Funny Fest, Karen Paget, Rachel Ignotofsky, Heima, G Dan Mitchell

MONDAY, SEPT. 12 Jake Bugg: The U.K.-based singer-songwriter -- of whom NPR said “may or may not be the latest…

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CCSF football gets back on track in home opener

The City College of San Francisco football team returned to its winning ways on Saturday, blowing out Siskiyous 43-13 in…

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Madson stumbles late in loss to Mariners

Oakland — Ryan Madson hadn’t allowed a run since July 27 when he took the Coliseum mound on Sunday afternoon.…

2 years ago

Giants finish sweep of D’backs

The Giants moved up to three games out in the National League West as they swept the Diamondbacks in Arizona…

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#BoycottNFL is an idea whose time has come

It was dumbarrassment as usual on the first Sunday of the NFL season. Some players knelt in protest during the…

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SF Opera bridges East-West divide in lush ‘Dream’

The attempt to adapt a 2,400-page-plus classic novel of Chinese literature into an English-language opera might seem destined to please…

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Ryan Madson stumbles late in loss to Mariners

OAKLAND — Ryan Madson hadn’t allowed a run since July 27 when he took the Coliseum mound on Sunday afternoon. Three batters…

2 years ago