The notoriously secretive dance duo Tiger & Woods is playing a live set on the rooftop of the W Hotel in San Francisco on Saturday. Read More
A major expansion planned for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art could take a step forward today when it goes before the Board of Supervisors Land Use Committee, but it would not come without resistance.The committee could approve zoning changes needed to relocate Fire Station No. 1 from a Howard Street property to Folsom Street and to vacate a landlocked alley between the museum and the W Hotel. Read More
A restaurant in a hotel already has many strikes against it. I always assume it will be overpriced, with a kitchen distracted by having to prepare three meals a day plus room service.
Trace, the restaurant in the Hotel W, headed by Aqua and Oliveto alum Paul Piscopo, is the exception. Piscopo’s ingredient-driven cooking is some of the best in The City at surprisingly moderate prices. Additionally, its location makes Trace a go-to place for meals around Yerba Buena. Read More
As President Barack Obama made a brief fundraising visit to San Francisco Tuesday, citizens who voted overwhelmingly for him in 2008 gave him an earful — though he probably didn’t hear it. Read More
President Barack Obama visited San Francisco on Tuesday for a brief fundraiser at a downtown hotel. Read More
Hundreds of protesters lined the streets in San Francisco outside the hotel where President Barack Obama held a fundraiser Tuesday.
The demonstrators lined the corners of Howard and Third streets in San Francisco in opposition to everything from war and budget cuts to a proposed transcontinental oil pipeline and the federal government’s crackdown on medical marijuana. Read More
President Barack Obama will make a brief visit to the Bay Area on Tuesday to attend an afternoon campaign fundraiser in San Francisco.
Air Force One is scheduled to land at San Francisco International Airport early Tuesday afternoon.
The president will attend a lunch fundraiser at the W Hotel in San Francisco, a campaign official said. Read More
Those of you raised on neon ’60s-era psychadelia, bad ’70s-period schmaltz or even ’90s bass-pumping dance mixes don’t need to move your radio dial to understand how the music industry has changed.
It’s gone viral, which like most things infectious and techno-related, has both considerable up and downs. Read More
The W Hotel — a 31-story property with 404 rooms in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood — has always attracted a modern, hip clientele. As sophisticated as its neighbors — the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and Moscone Center — the hotel, which features a stellar restaurant, a Bliss Spa and a bilevel bar — has reason to celebrate this month a makeover of its presidential suites, known in W-lingo as Extreme Wow suites. Read More