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Holiday gift ideas for the traveler in your life

These items may add comfort, save time or relieve stress

The little wine that could: Le Serre Nuove dell ‘Ornellaia

Twenty years have passed since the famed Tenuta dell ‘Ornellaia introduced the first true “second vin”

New state laws expand workplace protections against sexual harassment

Ava G from The Haight asks: “I heard that there were some…

Bourbon taster: The best job ever

Jackie Zykan is a master taster for Old Forester bourbon.

Conservative care versus operative care

Sometimes surgery is the best treatment option

Signature cocktails that never get old

You can enjoy your party a lot more if you offer a signature cocktail or two.

SF schools chart the course for inclusion

Learning about diversity can be practiced at home, too

Prosecco leads Wine Enthusiast magazine Top 100 Wines of 2019

‘Tis the season for major wine periodicals to release their lists of top 100 wines.

Most gift cards come without expiration dates

This question comes from Kim M. in Pacific Heights, who asks: Q:…

Using DNA to map out the food that keep fish alive

San Francisco’s estuary has had more than 95 percent of its historic marshes leveed and filled.

From the Superintendent: Thank you for supporting SF public education

Time and again the whole San Francisco community shows that it supports public education.

The winemaker of the stars opens new estate near Healdsburg

Young veteran winemaker Jesse Katz, producer of Sonoma County Bordeaux-style wines under his Aperture Cellars brand since 2009, is about to take a huge step.

Making the most of parent-teacher conferences

Children learn best when parents and teachers team up

Weight gain for the too thin

Too thin, too little muscle, too lean, too stressed; all describe many…

Lux Wines and virtual reality offer immersion into Italian wine portfolio

Tour showcases prominent estates with top-rated vintages

Who is eligible for paid sick leave?

This week’s question comes from Angela in Berkeley, who asks: Q:“I work…

SFUSD champions efforts to protect, support transgender students

On the first day of November, San Francisco officials raised a special…

The last antiques store on Clement Street

Update Nov. 19, 2019: On November 18, Nabhan announced on social media…

Valpolicella region yields varied choices of Italian wines

Verona, in northeast Italy, is a romantic city, steeped with history and beautiful vistas along the Adige River.

Kindness of strangers warms hearts in the outdoors

Hikers helping hikers boosts faith in human nature